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May 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Students learn about small-animal farming

Agri-Business Education Week

Students across the county had the opportunity to get up close with farm animals, make their own... More...

Special Sections

Local

St. Thomas students sing, dance through candy store

The students of St. Thomas Catholic School in Bedford are experiencing a sugar rush as they... More...

Police

Troop T in Everett on the Pennsylvania Turnpike released its April report. Officers handed out 860... More...

Glasgow at Centerville ceremony

A Northern Bedford graduate will be the guest speaker at the Cumberland Valley Veterans’... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Court can point way

The U.S. Supreme Court can help break a debilitating national stalemate on immigration when it... More...

Trial is sorry affair

Whatever the outcome of the federal prosecution of former Sen. John Edwards, one thing is... More...

State/National Sports

Bucs set strikeout record in beating Cardinals

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Over and over again, the scene was repeated.... More...

Ponikarovsky scores in OT to give Devils 4-3 win

NEWARK, N. J. ( AP) — Alexei Ponikarovsky scored on his own rebound with 2:39 left in... More...

Marlins hand Giants 3-2 loss

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco Giants already miss their free-swinging slugger. ... More...

Worship

Prison chapel committee to host informational dinner

INFORMATIONAL dinner will be hosted by the Bedford County Prison Chapel Committee on May 11,... More...

Rainsburg association to host annual event Sunday at Woods Church in Friends Cove

The Rainsburg Methodist Protestant Union Cemetery Association will host its 46th Annual Membership... More...

Businessman gets five years

MIAMI (AP) — A prominent South Florida businessman has been sentenced to five years in prison... More...

Tussey deficit cuts plans, purchases

SAXTON — There will be no new textbooks, no recall of staff furloughed last year, a reduced... More...

Recovery appears durable

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy’s recovery looks enduring. It’s just not very... More...

Altoona in state aid program

HARRISBURG,... More...

Top of th' Morning

A former Bedford man has waived his preliminary hearing in a State College drug case. Michael... More...

Obituaries

Jeffrey A. Bauman - 2017-08-17
Charles F. DeMoss - 2017-08-17
U. Thomas Langham - 2017-08-17
Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

State/National

PSU ag trustee re-elected

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

GSA offered contractors tax breaks — at a price

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was a curious offer to contractors from a government agency: We’ll... More...

Former plant burns

CARLISLE, Pa. (AP) — A ferocious fire has gutted an industrial building and damaged several... More...

World

U.S. tries to degrade al-Qaida with bin Ladin documents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Letters from Osama bin Laden’s last hideaway, released by... More...

Military commanders warned to get troops in line

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Military leaders are telling commanders to get their troops in line and... More...

Local Sports

Ridge boys and Northern girls win meets

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge boys and the Northern Bedford girls claimed meet wins in the... More...

Fleck’s two-RBI triple keeps Claysburg girls unbeaten

CLAYSBURG — With outside temperatures in the 80s, the Claysburg Lady Bulldogs and Bellwood-... More...

Tussey scores two to Northern’s one in last inning

LOYSBURG — When Northern Bedford and Tussey Mountain get together, it’s hard-fought and... More...