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August 10, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Conservation district gives annual awards

EVERETT — The Bedford County Conservation District awarded two scholarships and recognized a... More...

Special Sections

Local

Omni manager pleased with progress

Lee Bowden, general manager of the Omni Bedford Springs Resort, says he is pleased with his first... More...

Foliage festival invites young crafters

The Bedford Fall Foliage Festival Committee is giving all school-aged children an opportunity to... More...

Crash south of Hyndman

Major injuries were sustained in a two-vehicle crash Thursday at about 3 p.m. on Route 96 at... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Ouch! Hot again

We’ve just lived — or, more accurately, sweltered — though the hottest month in... More...

Moderates imperiled

A record number of us now say we are political independents, swiveling our heads right and left as... More...

State/National Sports

O’Brien holds his first Media Day at Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK — Bill O’Brien knows his main role is to be Penn State’s head... More...

51-yard field goal lifts Eagles over Steelers, 24-23

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Andy Reid was welcomed back to the sideline with a standing ovation and... More...

Painter’s three TDs lead Ravens past Falcons, 31-17

ATLANTA (AP) — Baltimore backup Curtis Painter threw three second-half touchdown passes to... More...

Health care taxes coming: Who pays?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Who gets thumped by higher taxes in President Barack Obama’s health... More...

Attack ads:

Candidates bemoan them, but both benefit

PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama both deplored the pervasive... More...

Eight drug suspects still at large

Eight of 17 alleged drug dealers targeted by the Bedford County Drug Task Force’s raid on... More...

Top of th' Morning

Watch the Perseid’s Meteor Shower at Shawnee State Park on Sunday. The program on the meteor... 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

No carp in western Lake Erie

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — No invasive bighead or silver carp turned up during a search of... More...

Now arriving on time: Your flight and luggage

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. airlines are more punctual and less likely to lose your bag than at any... More...

Road line over raccoon

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The ‘‘squirrelly’’ configuration of a western... More...

World

Slogan draws call for cheese boycott

PARIS (AP) — Disability groups in France are calling for a boycott of some Babybel cheese... More...

US tops Japan to take women’s soccer gold

WEMBLEY, England (AP) — Hope Solo found herself enveloped in a group hug at the final... More...

——— Thursday’s Medalists ———

ATHLETICSMen200GOLD—Usain Bolt, Jamaica.SILVER—Yohan Blake, Jamaica.BRONZE—Warren... More...

Local Sports

Altoona splits series with Bowie with a 9-4 victory

ALTOONA — A six-run fourth and a three-run fifth propelled the Curve offense on Thursday... More...

New Baltimore tops Moose in fast-pitch

SCHELLSBURG — New Baltimore handed Moose/ Camp Hartley their first loss of the season 4-3 on... More...

Physicals

Chestnut Ridge student athletes entering grades 7–12 must obtain a pre-participation sports... More...

Worship

Claysburg Church of God hosts clothing giveaway

ANNUAL clothing giveaway to be held at the Claysburg Church of God in Claysburg on Friday, Aug. 10... More...

Victory Express to present concert

Victory Express will present a gospel concert at 10 a.m. Aug. 12 at Acts Community Church, 169... More...

Weaver earns Saber

Josiah L. Weaver recently earned his Saber at a ceremony at Camp Berry, Honey Grove. This award is... More...