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July 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Houston-area rain floods homes, but may end drought

HOUSTON (AP) — Historic rainfall levels that drenched the Houston area this week flooded... More...

Special Sections

Local

The bear necessities

I used to be bugged by those guys who couldn’t seem to afford a belt so their pants hung down... More...

7 smile for the camera

Full Story

Hyndman Menus

BREAKFAST Monday, July 16 Pancakes w/ sausage links, breakfast pizza, assorted... More...

Local Sports

Bedford keeps season alive by ousting Richland

JOHNSTOWN — Sometimes a loss puts a season into perspective. It can spark a fire that can... More...

Somerset beats Claysburg to earn a regional berth

SOMERSET — There haven’t been many days over the course of the last calendar year that... More...

Church conference highlights a trip to the midwest

JUST SPORTS

Bev, Brian and I left last Friday at 8:30 a.m. for St. Louis to attend the Church of the Brethren... More...

GOP accused of sabotaging economy

Democratic governors say GOP working to help Romney oust Obama

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Democratic governors are accusing House Republicans of deliberately... More...

Chamber cancels softball tourney

The Amateur Softball Association tournament scheduled for this month has been cancelled because the... More...

Auditors: Billions likely wasted in Iraq work

WASHINGTON (AP) — After years of following the paper trail of $51 billion in U.S. taxpayer... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Southern Cove Bluegrass Festival begins today. The gates open at 9 a.m. and music starts at 11... More...

Obituaries

Wendell Lee Adams - 2016-07-26
Deborah Sue Grimes - 2016-07-26
Patricia Rosenthal - 2016-07-26
Gary L. Strayer III - 2016-07-26
Phyllis Ann Wallace - 2016-07-26
David Eugene Adams - 2016-07-25
David F. Fluke - 2016-07-25
Gerald F. Grasser - 2016-07-23
Almeda V. Korns - 2016-07-23
Kenneth Clair Machtley - 2016-07-22
Annetta Faith Snyder - 2016-07-22
Warren Stufft - 2016-07-22
Kenneth C. Machtley - 2016-07-21
Gerald F. Shaw - 2016-07-20
W. Clifford Elder - 2016-07-19
Reo M. Hechler - 2016-07-16
Charles D. Mentzer - 2016-07-16
Romaine M. Bingham - 2016-07-15
James T. Miller - 2016-07-15
Wanetia L. Hughes - 2016-07-15
John R. Colyer - 2016-07-14
James T. Miller - 2016-07-14
Marvin A. Weicht - 2016-07-14
Keith A. Stuart - 2016-07-14
Ruth E. Eichelberger - 2016-07-13
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-13
Joseph A. Imler Sr. - 2016-07-13
Kevin D. Clark - 2016-07-13
Laura S. Smith - 2016-07-13
Bertha Eichelberger - 2016-07-12
Glenn A. Layton - 2016-07-12
Leota Amelia Fink - 2016-07-12
Gary V. Wentz - 2016-07-12
Ella E. Snyder - 2016-07-12
William H. Schaeffer - 2016-07-11
Miriam J. Moore - 2016-07-11
M. Larue Keibler - 2016-07-11
Robert L. Frazier - 2016-07-09
Sandra L. McConahy - 2016-07-09
Dale Sherman Grimes - 2016-07-08
Roland Stover Keller - 2016-07-07

Regional Classifieds
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  • 1-BEDROOM APARTMENT Located in Bedford. 1st-floor, includes heat, water, sewer &trash. $500/month, plus security deposit. No pets. No smoking. (814)623-6087
  • INTERIOR HOUSE PAINTING CABINET & FURNITURE REFINISHING Steve Clapper's Painting PA020376 (814) 623-9787
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • Call Stacy Bollman, today and find out how you can advertise your: AUTO DEALERSHIP Here for as little as $4.37/day 814-623-1151
  • Automotive Repair Technician Needed In Bedford Are you the best technician you know? We are looking for you! We want the right person to join our family. You must be diagnostic capable and have the drive to be the best. We are a well-established shop with over 20 years in the community. We offer top pay and the stability you are looking for: 5 day work week, great work environment, paid vacation and holidays, plus other benefits. We have all the latest equipment and information to make your job easier. You must have your own tools and a minimum of 5 years experience. Show us how good you are. Send your resume to: applyforautomotivejob@gmail.com or call 814-285-0096. This could be a chance of a lifetime. Don't let this opportunity pass you by.
  • OFFICE HELP Small, fast paced company in Bakers Summit Area seeking part-time office help. Starting hourly wage negotiable based on experience. Computer skills, telephone, & Microsoft office a must. Applicants can submit a resume to: Box 01338, c/o Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 671, Bedford, PA, 15522.
  • PRESSMAN APPRENTICE The Bedford Gazette has a part-time opening in its pressroom Excellent opportunity for the right person to learn skilled trade in running a newspaper press. Training provided. Evening and early morning hours. E.O.E. Send resume to: Phil Lewis Pressroom Foreman P.O. Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522 or email gazetteaccount@embarqmail.com
  • LARGE 2-BEDROOM w/ a Flex-Room References required. Smoke free building $600/mo. Phone 839Ð4687 between 10am-7pm
  • FISHERTOWN, RIDGEWOOD HEIGHTS AREA Newer 2-bedroom apartment All major appliances. Security deposit. No smoking. No pets. Phone (814)733-4387 or (814)839-9346.

State/National

Startled horse crashes carriage

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Authorities say a woman was seriously hurt when the horsedrawn carriage... More...

Insert hides bulky camera in pretty purse

While the thought of lugging around a heavy camera and even bulkier bag may have you reaching for a... More...

Valentine named Lioness of Year

Patty Valentine of 880 Cumberland Road, Bedford, has been named Lioness of the Year. She was... More...

Editorial

Inaction devastating

I t was not the report Penn State officials, fans, graduates or other members of the university... More...

Old Photo Album

John E. Feather of Alum Bank will celebrate his 80th birthday on July 15. He is shown here at the... More...

Scientific spotlight

Some people will tell you the intellectual difference between humans and other species is just a... More...

State/National Sports

Penn State plans to renovate areas where boys were abused

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

Brewers victorious in opener of weekend set from Pirates

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Cody Ransom hit his first career grand slam with two outs in the eighth... More...

Appel gives up big offer from Pirates to stay in college

NEW YORK (AP) — Highly touted pitcher Mark Appel spurned the Pittsburgh Pirates and decided... More...

Lunch Specials

Homewood at Springhouse Estate

Bedford Chrysler Dodge Jeep

Thomas Collision Center

Smith’s Saws & Service

Walnut Medical Services