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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

Jeffrey A. Bauman - 2017-08-17
Charles F. DeMoss - 2017-08-17
U. Thomas Langham - 2017-08-17
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

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

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) —... More...

Road line over raccoon

JOHNSTOWN,... 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 ———

ATHLETICS Men 200 GOLD—Usain Bolt, Jamaica. SILVER—Yohan Blake,... 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... More...