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May 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Speeding up the turnpike

Bill would raise limit from 65 to 70 mph

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The speed limit on the Pennsylvania Turnpike could increase from 65... More...

Commissioners split on visitors bureau vote

The Bedford County commissioners approved members to the county visitors bureau board of directors... More...

Special Sections

Local

Central court

The following defendants waived a preliminary hearing on criminal charges Wednesday, May 16, in... More...

Entertainment

BEDFORD County Players will perform the comedy “ Aaron Slick from Punkin Crick” May 18,... More...

Comcast urges adapters, analog delivery to cease

Comcast Limited Basic customers in the Bedford area are urged to order their digital adapters and... More...

Editorial

Earmarks quietly return

Quietly — very quietly, because you’re not supposed to notice it — House... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Definition problem

A merica’s 2012 Presidential election has now officially entered its “English... More...

State/National Sports

LaRoche, Gonzalez lead Nationals past Pirates, 7-4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Last season was rough as could be for Adam LaRoche: He tried to play... More...

MLB Standings

American League East Division W... More...

Pirate Box

NATIONALS 7, PIRATES 4 PITTSBURGH MILWAUKEE... More...

Local wind turbine project shelved

There will be no wind turbines impacting the view of Bedford County residents in the near future as... More...

Bedford school budget includes $2.3M in red ink

Bedford Area School District is not proposing a property tax increase, even with an actual deficit... More...

Corbett: Use more reserves

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Top of th' Morning

Gov. Tom Corbett has nominated a Bedford man to the State Board of Nursing. The nomination of Jesse... More...

Obituaries

Ronald Dennis McCahan - 2017-06-26
Lorraine Vaughn - 2017-06-26
Richard A. Walter - 2017-06-26
Marion E. Leonard - 2017-06-24
Warren C. Barkman Sr. - 2017-06-23
Vera V. Nave - 2017-06-23
Robert W. Davis - 2017-06-23
Merriam J. Smith - 2017-06-23
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-22
Paul A. Wagoner - 2017-06-22
Sadie L. Riggs - 2017-06-22
Correction - 2017-06-22
Betty J. Conrath - 2017-06-21
Rosalie Grace Kunsman - 2017-06-21
Audry Mae Crawford - 2017-06-21
S. Lucille Weiser - 2017-06-21
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-21
Joe W. Critchfield - 2017-06-20
Dorothy E. Myrick - 2017-06-20
Dennis Gene Sweeney - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-20
Jerry Wayne Rogers - 2017-06-20
Patricia L. Hoppe - 2017-06-20
Anna Lee Stair - 2017-06-20
Craig Lavelle Horner - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-19
Donna Lea (Carl) Hess - 2017-06-19
Ivan Lee Mack - 2017-06-19
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-17
Jay R. Walter - 2017-06-17
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-16
John Charles Lehman - 2017-06-15
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-15
Jeffery A. Morral - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-14
Thelma L. Clark - 2017-06-13
Mary E. Dodson - 2017-06-13
Virginia R. Hall - 2017-06-13
Stanley V. Shaffer - 2017-06-13
Eleanor M. Clark - 2017-06-12
Margaret L. Crock - 2017-06-12
Beatrice Louise Smith - 2017-06-12
Glenna M. Fisher - 2017-06-10
Péla N. Marisic - 2017-06-10
Kenneth R. Witt - 2017-06-10
Barbara Jean Kudasik - 2017-06-08
Nancy A. Beaumont - 2017-06-07
Dolores P. Mitchell - 2017-06-07
Robert J. Petrunyak - 2017-06-07

Regional Classifieds
  • Sugar Snap Peas, Snow Peas, call now. New potatoes now available, white, red, blue. Call Peaceful Path Produce 814-847-2348
  • Teaching Position Accepting applications for the following position for the 2017-2018 school year: 1. Agriculture Teacher Appropriate Pennsylvania certification required. Send letter of interest, Pennsylvania Standard Application, resume, copy of certificate, transcripts, NTE/PRAXIS scores, three written letters of reference, and Act 34, Act 151, and FBI clearances to Mr. Mark J. Kudlawiec, Superintendent, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, telephone (814) 839-4195, extension 2010. Deadline: 3:00 p.m. on July 7, 2017. EOE
  • 260 BID NOTICE Sealed proposals will be received by Pavia Township of Bedford County at 1850 Burnt House Rd, Imler, PA 16655 until 4:30 PM, on July 7, 2017, for the following: PHASE 1- ITEM 1- 124 TON- WARM MIX WEARING COURSE, 9.5mm, IN PLACE PHASE 1- ITEM 2- 180 L.F.- MILLING OF BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT NOTCHES PHASE 1- ITEM 3- 83 TON- WARM MIX WEARING COURSE, 9.5mm, FINE GRADED, IN PLACE PHASE 2- ITEM 4- 47,394 S.Y.- DOUBLE SEALCOAT WITH RS-2PM (E-2M)/CRS-2PM (E-3M) Each phase to be bid and awarded seperately. Phase 1 Option 1= Items 1 & 2 only. Phase 2 Option 2= Items 2 & 3 only. Liquidated damages apply at the rate of $870.00 per calendar day. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Municipality. For third class cities the bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of 10% of the bid, made payable to the municipality. For other municipal types it is the discretion of the muncipality. A performance bond or certified check in the amount of 100% of the contract shall be furnished by the successful bidder within 20 days after the contract is awarded. The Municipality reserves the right to reject any or all proposals. Pavia Township Shane L. Corle Supervisor 6/21/2017
  • 1-BDR cottage for rent- Country setting includes stove, refrigerator, water, septic, and garbage removal. $425/month. Pets additional. References required. 814-623-8696.
  • Garage Sale- 6/29-30. 9am-? 476 Main Street, Osterburg. 2 dressers, outdoor bar set, aluminum boat w/trolling motor, small desk, metal futon frame, lots of misc.
  • Full or part-time customer service rep needed for a local established insurance agency located in Claysburg. Must have a pleasant personality, have great organizational skills, and be able to multitask. Rate of pay to be discussed. Property & Casualty lic preferred, but can be gained. Email resumes to applyhere@comcast.net or fax 724-349-0111.
  • COMMERCIALLY CLEAN JANITORIAL SERVICES RESIDENTIAL & COMMERCIAL CLEANING ¥ Weekly, Bi-Weekly, Monthly Cleaning Service ¥ Interior Deep Cleaning ¥ Indoor & Outdoor Window Cleaning ¥ Power Washing ¥ Gutter Cleaning CALL TODAY FOR SPRING SPECIALS (814) 285-0203 www.commerciallycleanjanitorial.com ¥ Fully Bonded & Insured ¥ Highly Trained Skillful Staff ¥ We accept all Major Credit Cards
  • ADOPTION: ª Doctor & Broadway Musical Exec Promise 1st Baby a Life of LOVE, Laughter, Happiness. Expenses Paid ª 1-800-997-1720 ª
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 274 Blossom Lane Schellsburg, PA 814-839-4181 NOW U-PICK CHERRIES!! $1.60 per lb. Bring you own container Open Daily 7am-8pm For more info go to: www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • TMF TREE SERVICES Professional Tree Trimming & Removal 24hr Emergency Services Fully Insured - Free Estimates The Trail to Excellence Starts Here! 814-979-3216

State/National

Vilsack touts PSU research, farm bill

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack sought Wednesday to raise... More...

Hyndman schedules Memorial Day events

Robert Cook of the... More...

Stolen church bell turns up

HOOKSTOWN,... More...

Local Sports

Ridge boys, NBC girls win district team titles

Locals will send two to states in boys triple and high jumps, and girls pole vault

LOYSBURG — At the 2012 District 5-AA Track and Field Championship, the big cats roared. ... More...

Bedford capitalizes on chances for 9-3 win at Everett

EVERETT — Games can turn on a dime, and Wednesday’s battle between county rivals... More...

Somerset’s Harshbarger twins take district doubles title

After a weather postponement on Monday, the best of District 5 doubles squared off against one... More...