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August 14, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Everett prepares for weekend celebration

EVERETT — Borough council checked to make sure preparations were going smoothly for the... More...

Trophy and pint-sized

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Local

Tussey High fails AYP requirements

SAXTON — Tussey Mountain Superintendent Mark Bollman announced to the school board that the... More...

Residents warned of scam

State police are warning area residents of a utility scam that President Obama is providing funds... More...

Everett High Class of 1943 reunited

Members of the Everett High School Class of 1943 met Aug. 4 at Kelly’s Scenic View Restaurant... More...

Editorial

School projects clouded

HARRISBURG,... More...

Reform for-profit colleges

Too many students of for-profit colleges don’t graduate and yet are saddled with student... More...

Arts have tangible benefits

Editor, Gazette:  Much has been written in this space on the topic of an arts curriculum in... More...

State/National Sports

Dodgers hold off a late Pirates rally, win 5-4

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Clint Hurdle believes the Pittsburgh Pirates have reached the level where... More...

Hamels stays hot with a second consecutive shutout victory

MIAMI ( AP) — Cole Hamels pitched his second consecutive shutout for the Philadelphia... More...

Eagles’ offense is still a work in progress after preseason opener

BETHLEHEM,... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Darrell and Alison (Funk) Hershberger of Stuarts Draft, Va., are pleased to announce the birth of a... More...

Tax assessment appeals under way

Tax assessment appeals started Monday with a schedule that will keep the Bedford County... More...

Bedford considers club for good sports fans

Bedford Elementary School wants youngsters to learn to be good sports fans.  A proposal for a... More...

Man cave, F-bomb now in dictionary

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s about freakin’ time.  The term... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Farmer’s Market will be open Wednesday. The market, open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the... More...

Obituaries

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
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • 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
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State/National

Pa. permit order threatens environment

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Critics say a new order from Gov. Tom Corbett will pressure state employees... More...

Giant python caught in Florida

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The biggest Burmese python ever caught in Florida — 17... More...

Credit card debt grows

LOS ANGELES ( AP) — Americans are carrying more credit card debt than a year ago, yet the... More...

World

Ostapchuk stripped of gold after test revealed doping

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand shot putter Valerie Adams says she will not... More...

Olympic wins trump critics

LONDON (AP) — For skeptics, the Olympics were deliciously doomed: London’s transport... More...

Local Sports

We’re getting ready!

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Bulletin Board

“Meet the Bison Night” will be held August 17 @ 6:00 p.m. in the Bedford High School... More...

Wildlife & Outdoors

‘B efore I get into today's topic, I need to make a correction concerning a column I did... More...