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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

Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

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

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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...