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June 15, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Former Bedford man fighting Colo. wildfire

Although he works for the National Forestry Service in Montana, a Bedford High School graduate is... More...

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Local

Police

State police are looking for a Hopewell woman. State police said the sister of the owner of 214... More...

Temporary Riddlesburg Bridge going in

The Riddlesburg Bridge is in the process of being upgraded and New Enterprise Stone and Lime Co.,... More...

Farm market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg June 11, 2012... More...

World

Egypt court dissolves Islamist-led parliament

CAIRO ( AP) — Judges appointed by Hosni Mubarak dissolved the Islamist-dominated parliament... More...

UN observers enter town overrun by Syrian troops

BEIRUT (AP) — Smoldering buildings, looted shops, smashed cars and a strong stench of death... More...

Nobel peace laureate falls ill

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — A rock star welcome greeted Aung San Suu Kyi as she embarked on her... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg Legion battles past Stoystown, 11-5

CLAYSBURG — Knowing it needed nine players, the Claysburg Legion baseball team cut it close... More...

Hurricanes squeak past Saints, 7-6

SIDMAN — Bedford remained undefeated in the Cambria County League by holding off St. Michael,... More...

Gazette Tournament set to get underway

The 2012 Bedford Gazette Major League Tournament will kick off with a pair of games tonight at the... More...

Worship

Area churches plan special Father’s Day events

FATHER’S DAY appreciation luncheon will be served from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 16 at the... More...

Father’s Day sing-along planned

A Father’s Day concert and sing-along will be held at Yeager Lutheran Church at 6 p.m. June... More...

Hagans Family to sing

The Hagans Family from Christiana will be featured in a gospel sing at 7 p.m. June 16 at... More...

Everett staff ‘outsourcing’ on hold

EVERETT — A decision on “outsourcing” custodial and cafeteria services is on hold... More...

Obama, Romney duel in Ohio speeches

CLEVELAND (AP) — President Barack Obama cast his re-election race against Republican Mitt... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Brandyn J. Hammond Memorial 5K run and walk will be held Saturday. Registration and packet pick... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

Regional Classifieds
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • 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.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • 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
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

Pa. jobless rate steady in May

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The unemployment rate in Pennsylvania held steady last month even as... More...

Seminar set

A free seminar, “Getting the Most From Your Long Term Health Care Insurance,” will be... More...

Accuser: I screamed in vain from basement

BELLEFONTE,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Teen jobs shrivel

The oft-expressed obstacle to youngsters entering the labor market was that you couldn’t get... More...

Dems: ‘Do something’

Like a tennis match, one minute the ball is in Barack Obama’s court. His fans cheer wildly.... More...

State/National Sports

Orioles roll to a sweep of Pirates

BALTIMORE (AP) — Steve Pearce homered and drove in a career-high five runs, Matt Wieters had... More...

Mets, Reds continue interleague dominance

ST. PETERSBURG,... More...

Thompson fires a 66 at Open, Woods off to a solid start

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The lead at the U. S. Open belonged to Michael Thompson. The buzz came... More...