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August 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Gas prices at August record

You may pay more than ever for a late-summer drive.  U.S. drivers paid an average of $3.72 per... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Basic Hunter/Trapper Education course will be held Friday and Saturday. The course will be held... More...

Special Sections

Local

Flight 93 Chorus to perform Saturday

Local barbershop group, the Harmony Hill Chorus, performs to have a good time.  One of the... More...

Man rescued after fall from tree

ROBERTSDALE — A York County man was rescued Thursday after about an 8 1/2-hour mission. ... More...

Repairs to be made at county building

Work may occur this week to fix a line to a geothermal cooling tower and a leak in the area of a... More...

Local Sports

Curve rally to a 6-2 victory at Thunder

TRENTON, N.J. — Altoona finally had some breaks go its way and rid itself of a 13- game road... More...

Rain wipes out first local golf, tennis

Due to inclement weather, the Chestnut Ridge and Bedford girls tennis match was postponed and will... More...

Sports Results

MONDAY, AUGUST 20 Golf Bedford, Chestnut Ridge, Everett and Northern Bedford at BCAA... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Corey and Whitney Burkey of Bedford are delighted to announce the birth of a daughter. Ava LaShay... More...

County not part of West Nile survey

A mild winter and early spring have attributed to the rise of positive West Nile virus cases... More...

Tussey denies KOZ for Seton property

SAXTON — At Monday night’s meeting, the Tussey Mountain School Board denied the motion... More...

Boats, barges stranded in low Mississippi River

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Nearly 100 boats and barges were waiting for passage Monday along an... More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

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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

PennDOT reminds drivers to watch for students going back to school

With the school year quickly approaching, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation reminds... More...

Fossils dealer wants dinosaur returned

NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida fossils dealer whose dinosaur was seized by the... More...

Critics say Pa. DEP gas data has serious flaws

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — When Pennsylvania released official data on Marcellus Shale natural gas... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Gee, women can golf

A fter 80 years, the Augusta National Golf Club has decided that women are not a passing fad and,... More...

Will Medicare dominate?

By most accounts, Democrats are positively giddy over the selection of Wisconsin Congressman Paul... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers’ Taylor looks to earn more interceptions

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ike Taylor stuck his hands out and reached for the ball.  Normally, it... More...

California beats New Jersey at LLWS

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT,... More...

Former Lion Hali suspended by NFL

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Injuries could already keep two defensive starters out of the... More...