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June 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Strawberries thrive, cherries not so much

Spring freeze nipped orchards

NEW PARIS — Despite being hit three times with frost, the strawberries at Sleek’s... More...

Special Sections

Local

Open house set to sign poster for Beltz

A get together/open house will be held from 5 to 6... More...

NYU students filming Western at Old Bedford Village

A group of New York University students, along with six actors, have taken to Old Bedford Village... More...

Police

A Hyndman man was taken to the hospital following an accident in Somerset County. Robert E.... More...

Local Sports

Locals play in Junior Tour round

ROARING SPRING — A handful of local golfers participated in Thursday’s North East... More...

Winners crowned at Pencil Golf Outing

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Sports Schedule

FRIDAY, JUNE 8BaseballCambria County American LegionPatton at Bedford, 6 p.m.Somerset at Claysburg,... More...

Worship

Everett Church of God hosts ‘beat the heat’ activities

“BEAT the Heat,” featuring three nights of activities, will be hosted by the Everett... More...

St. John’s to dedicate chimes

The Praise Ringers Handbell Choir of St. John’s Evangelical & Reformed United Church of... More...

Crestmen featured at gospel sing

The Crestmen from Mount Crawford will be featured in a gospel sing at 7 p.m. June 9 at Friendship... More...

Corbett, GOP work on school legislation

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

Lawmakers declare war on intelligence leaks

WASHINGTON (AP) — Leaders of the Senate and House intelligence committees said Thursday they... More...

Top of th' Morning

A recycling event for everything from paper to computers will be held Saturday to benefit the World... 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

Industrial accident, fire hurt 2

MEADVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say two people have been injured by an explosion and fire... More...

Trooper shot accidentally

WINDGAP, Pa. ( AP) — Authorities say a state trooper was accidentally shot in the leg at a... More...

House approves medical device tax repeal

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Scoffing at a White House veto threat, the House voted Thursday to repeal... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Promotion in al-Qaida

For an ambitious young terrorist looking for quick promotion, it’s hard to beat al- Qaida as... More...

Internet vs. book dangers

Do you know what your children are doing right now? Would it reassure you to think that they are... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates defeat Reds, 5-4

CINCINNATI ( AP) — Michael McKenry was prepared for the ultimate... More...

Roethisberger adapts to new ‘O’

PITTSBURGH (AP) — In what can be interpreted as another visible manifestation of his aversion... More...

Hall of Fame info

The Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be held on Saturday, June 16, at the... More...