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June 4, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

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A historical documentary will be presented Sunday at Shawnee State Park. “The Battles for... More...

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Local

After the storm

A double rainbow was visible Sunday evening at Hawthorne Manor in Snake Spring Township. —... More...

EF-1 tornado confirmed near Ligonier

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that... More...

BHS class of 1960 meets Wednesday

Bedford High School Class of 1960 will gather for its quarterly meeting at 10 a.m. June 6 at... More...

Editorial

Full Story

Put birther issue to rest

So now Reuters has obtained a copy of Mitt Romney’s birth certificate, and, to no one’s... More...

‘Meaningful work’

‘E ducation” is a word that covers a lot of very different things, from vital,... More...

State/National Sports

NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson earns his seventh win at Dover

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Jimmie Johnson was the mane man at... More...

Tiger rallies to capture the Memorial

DUBLIN, Ohio (AP) — Tiger Woods picked the right place to match Jack Nicklaus for career PGA... More...

Pirates need four home runs to get past Brewers, 6-5

MILWAUKEE ( AP) — Andrew McCutchen and Garrett Jones hit consecutive homers and James... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Kevin S. Grace* to Chester Davis*, Bedford Borough, $1. Robert L. Fichtner Jr.* to Russell W.... More...

NWS confirms West St. Clair tornado

OSTERBURG — The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado went through the area Friday... More...

Bedford awarded literacy grant

Bedford Area School District has been awarded almost $350,000 in federal funds for a comprehensive... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Pa. remains at gas drilling center

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like a runner who’s gotten a big head start in a race, Pennsylvania... More...

Sandusky strategy may pivot on accusers’ credibility

BELLEFONTE,... More...

If your wallaby’s lost, PGC has found him

CAMBRIDGE SPRINGS, Pa. (AP) — If you’re missing a wallaby, the Pennsylvania Game... More...

World

Syrian leader likens crackdown to surgery

BEIRUT ( AP) — Syrian President Bashar Assad defended his government’s crackdown on... More...

Queen leads 1,000-strong flotilla

LONDON (AP) — The River Thames became a royal highway Sunday, as Queen Elizabeth II led a... More...

Plane crash kills 153

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — A commercial airliner crashed into a densely populated neighborhood in... More...

Local Sports

Explosions’ 50-point run too much for Generals, 88-35

JOHNSTOWN — Erie exploded for 50 unanswered points after Johnstown scored the opening... More...

Claysburg Legion sweeps doubleheader at Cernics

FRANKLIN BOROUGH — “Do we have to do this the easy way or the hard way?” is a... More...

Curve shuts out Sea Dogs, 2-0

ALTOONA — Brandon Cumpton’s eight shutout innings on the mound led the Curve by the... More...