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April 28, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Colorado tornadoes destroy homes, hog farm

EADS, Colo. (AP) — At least seven homes and a hog farm were destroyed early Friday after... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford High School jazz band will host a concert Tuesday. The concert will be held in the Bedford... More...

Special Sections

Local

Life imitates craft

They say that art imitates life, but I wonder if life also imitates craft once in a while. I... More...

Study finds shale-gas development causing rapid landscape change

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — As the Marcellus natural-gas play unfolds in Pennsylvania, ... More...

Woodmen of the World holds fun run/walk

The Woodmen of the World recently held their annual Earth Day 5K Fun Run/Walk and raised $500 for... More...

Editorial

Slow exit for Newt

hat a difference a day made ... 24 little hours. ...” Singer Dinah Washington was talking... More...

Funny money

For most Americans, a penny at the gas pump has vivid significance but billions of dollars create a... More...

Old Photo Album

  This was “the Cogan clan” from the late 1800s or early 1900s. In front from left are... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers take Adams for line help, grab linebacker Spence

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers had no interest in drafting Ohio State’s Mike... More...

Braves top Pirates as Burnett can’t win at Turner Field

ATLANTA (AP) — A.J. Burnett hasn’t won at Turner Field in more than a decade. That... More...

Princeton wins big at Penn Relays

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Bill Cosby had to listen to the roar.  The actor and comedian tried... More...

Economy slows, but rebound ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t panic yet. The government reported Friday that the economy got... More...

County certifies primary results

Bedford County election officials certified the results of Tuesday’s primary and provided... More...

Crowds watch in awe as shuttle lands in New York

NEW YORK (AP) — In a city understandably wary of low-flying aircraft, New Yorkers and... More...

Obituaries

Doris Jane Fulton - 2018-08-16
A. Lorraine Walter - 2018-08-16
Raymond Lee Gordon - 2018-08-16
Verna June Neuder - 2018-08-16
Charlotte J. Nause - 2018-08-15
Jacqueline M. Davis - 2018-08-14
Ronald Eugene Wilson - 2018-08-14
Clair E. Calhoun - 2018-08-13
Mary L. Holler - 2018-08-13
Troy R. Lankey - 2018-08-13
Bruce T. Deneen - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-10
Joseph E. Turner - 2018-08-10
Terry Ann Fultz - 2018-08-10
Jimmy Earl Hoover - 2018-08-10
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-10
Donald R. Weimer - 2018-08-09
Linda A. Rodgers - 2018-08-09
Franklin W. Hillegas - 2018-08-08
Waylon D. Corbin - 2018-08-08
George R. Hoey Sr. - 2018-08-08
Linda Lou Dull - 2018-08-08
Charles B. Engle - 2018-08-07
Lorna Clark - 2018-08-07
Daniel L. Hart - 2018-08-07
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-07
Jack Smith - 2018-08-06
James E. Balme Jr. - 2018-08-04
Karen L. Jasper - 2018-08-04
Alma J. Barefoot - 2018-08-04
Terry E. Fix - 2018-08-04
Thomas P. Wolfe - 2018-08-03
Carl F. Rowser - 2018-08-02
Robert G. Sichko - 2018-08-02
Helen L. Manges - 2018-08-01
Helen L. Gordon - 2018-07-31
Thomas A. Rose - 2018-07-30
Travis L. Feight - 2018-07-28
Pamela S. Hann - 2018-07-28
Eva R. Karns - 2018-07-28
John C. Mickey Jr. - 2018-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For rent: Three-bedroom mobile home in Little Valley. Central air, recent updates. No smoking/pets. $500 mo. plus utilities. 717-413-0353 or melissastages@gmail.com
  • 346 INVITATION TO BID The Borough of Dudley is currently seeking sealed proposals for Snow Plowing & Removal Services. Proposals will be accepted by US Mail and must be received by September 30, 2018. All work performed by the contractor must be accomplished using the contractor's owned and/or rented equipment. Salt/Anti-Skid will be provided by the Borough. The contractor shall furnish the Borough with satisfactory proof of carriage of insurance. Proposals must be addressed to: Kimberly Fessler, Borough Secretary Dudley Borough P.O. Box 295 Dudley, PA 16634
  • Three-bedroom for rent including water, sewage and garbage. $475. Security deposit required. 635-0597
  • 391A Hopewell Township Huntingdon County The September 1, 2018 meeting has been changed to September 8th at 8:00 am at the St. Pauls United Church of Christ Parsonage. Wendy Melius Hopewell Secretary
  • 331A PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Pennsylvania Clean Streams Law and Surface Mining and Reclamation Act, notice is hereby given that J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., 110 Windermere Lane, Somerset, PA 15501 has submitted an application to the PA DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119 for a revision to their existing surface mine permit #05070101. J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., is requesting approval to add 5.5 acres to the permit in order to modify and expand an existing passive mine drainage treatment system for long term water treatment. In conjunction with this revision, the operator is also requesting a variance on the 100' barrier of the East Fork of Brewster Hollow Run. The variance will begin approximately 380' south of the point where the East Fork crosses under T-596 Martin Farm Road, and extends downstream approximately 470' on the north side of the stream. The variance is being requested in order to modify an existing passive treatment system already located within the 100' stream barrier. The receiving streams for the permit area are Brewster Hollow Run and East Fork Brewster Hollow Run. The operation is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as Reed Mine. The permit area is situated on the property of Reed Family Investments and Detwiler Industries, Inc., north of East Fork Brewster Hollow Run and on both sides of T-596, Martin Farm Road. The Saxton, PA U.S. Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map contains the area described 12.0 inches north and 10.7 inches west of the bottom right hand corner of the printed area of the map. Access to the operation is from T-596, Martin Farm Road. A copy of the application for revision is available for public inspection at the Broad Top Township Office, 187 Municipal Road, Defiance, PA 16633. Anyone wishing to submit comments or requests for an informal conference concerning this application for revision should write to the DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119, within thirty (30) days of the final publication of this notice stating his or her name, address, telephone number, and the nature of their objection.
  • 382A TAX CLAIM BUREAU
  • Concrete Construction Company has job opening for a laborer/finisher. Experience a plus but willing to train. Competitive Wages. 814-585-1700
  • Hurley Tree Service LLC New Paris, PA Cutting, Trimming, Pruning & Removal of Trees and Shrubs. Mulching Firewood Fully Insured Free Estimates Large & Small Jobs (814) 889-8003
  • BEARD TREE SERVICE Trimming, Removal & Clean-Up Stump Grinding ¥Fully Insured ¥Free Estimates (814)494-3031 If no answer please leave message
  • 2002 Ford Taurus- nice, clean car. $3995 OBO 623-2121 or 623-8828

State/National

Students to learn about agriculture

In elementary classrooms throughout the county, students will be learning about agriculture and its... More...

Students get extra time for vaccinations

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania students are getting additional time to comply with new... More...

Secret Service issues new rules on agent behavior

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to shake the disgrace of a prostitution scandal, the Secret Service... More...

World

U.S. officials: Core al-Qaida group ‘essentially gone’

WASHINGTON (AP) — A year after the Navy SEAL raid that killed Osama bin Laden, the al-Qaida... More...

Local Sports

Ridge athletes break NBC Invite records

LOYSBURG — Usually a windy, chilly evening does not lend itself to many strong performances... More...

Fore the Love

Practice makes perfect

Based on the positive feedback I received following my first column, I am approaching my second... More...

Speedway winners come from front row starts

It was a wire-to-wire type of night at the Bedford Speedway on Friday.  The first three... More...