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May 19, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Iran, Syria on tap for G-8 and NATO

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Long-awaited Facebook IPO closes flat

NEW YORK (AP) — It was barely a ‘‘like’’ and definitely not a... More...

Special Sections

Local

Fishertown plans concert, parade for Memorial Day

The Fishertown Memorial Day festival, concert, parade and services will be held Monday, May 28 with... More...

The most common lie in the world

They used to say the three most common lies were these: The check’s in the mail. You look... More...

Adorable duos and more

  The napping kittens are just two of the many at the Bedford County Animal Shelter. At right... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg beats Fannett-Metal for ICC title

Claar fans 12, Lady Bulldogs score six times in second inning of 6-2 victory

WILLOW HILL — Ronette Claar has always been a player who lets her actions do the majority of... More...

Claysburg baseball team comes up short in D6 quarters

CLAYSBURG — Sometimes when the playoffs roll around, you have to throw the regular season... More...

Curve earn fourth straight victory by topping SeaWolves, 3-2

ALTOONA — Brandon Cumpton scattered seven hits to allow just one run over seven innings, and... More...

Expect gas price drop this Memorial Day

If you’re lucky enough to live in some parts of the United States, you may see gas pump... More...

Everett bus contracts waiting on state funds

Bus contractors and Everett Area School District are continuing to work on contract language but... More...

Watch out for the ticks

Going out in the woods should be a time for peaceful strolls and enjoying nature. For some, it... More...

Top of th' Morning

Cause for Paws, Claws and Hooves is being held today at Old Bedford Village. Lhasa Apso Club Rescue... More...

Obituaries

William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • For Rent In Everett- Efficiency apartment. Utilities included. Security deposit, no smoking, and lease required. For details call 814-977-2999.
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  • EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER COMPANION seeking part time, two or three days a week. References. Phone 814-847-2536, leave message.
  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Pa. judge charged in corruption case

PITTSBURGH (AP) — State Supreme Court Justice Joan Orie Melvin was charged Friday with... More...

Take precautions to avoid ticks

Avoiding ticks is possible with some basic treatment, according to the Centers for Disease Control... More...

Private rocket set to blast off for space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA hasn’t seen this much launch jitters since the space... More...

Editorial

Making the Fifth optional

The framers of the U.S. Constitution were admirably clear, or so they and we thought, when they... More...

Old Photo Album

This handsome man is Bob Malone, who will be celebrating his 84th birthday on Sunday, May... More...

Black clergy mobilize

Black clergy are mobilizing to defeat Barack Obama’s re- election campaign.  “Some... More...

State/National Sports

Flame arrives for London

ROYAL NAVAL AIR STATION CULDROSE, England (AP) — Even the wind cooperated Friday at this... More...

Verlander nearly throws a no-hitter for Tigers

DETROIT ( AP) — Justin Verlander came within two outs of his third no- hitter, allowing only... More...

White Sox beat Cubs in Kerry Wood’s finale

CHICAGO (AP) — On a wild day at Wrigley Field when Kerry Wood retired, Paul Konerko got hit... More...