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October 17, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Social Security benefits get a 1.7 percent bump

WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 56 million Americans on Social Security will get raises averaging... More...

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The state Agricultural Land Preservation Board added a local farm to its... More...

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Local

Donations sought for food bank, pets in need

Pets-In-Need volunteers will team up with employees of Tractor Supply in the Bedford Square... More...

NBC names Homecoming royalty

Northern Bedford held its Homecoming activities before the varsity football game on Friday night.... More...

Tour designed for dairy producers

The Stockmanship and Stewardship Tour will be held from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Kulp... More...

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Benghazi facts, politics

Successive generations of White House staffs and newspaper editors relearn the same hard lesson:... More...

Big Bird counterattack

No mystery about the trajectory of this race. It was static for months as President Obama held a... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers’ Harrison: Double-digit concussions

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison didn’t want to wait for... More...

Steelers suspend Ta’amu for next two games

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers will have to turn around their season without any... More...

NFL approves sale of Browns to Haslem, Holmgren out

CHICAGO ( AP) — Mike Holmgren won’t be finishing the job he went to do in... More...

County hires legal firm in money fight

The Bedford County commissioners hired a Pittsburgh legal firm to take over the case against... More...

Bedford looks at PSSA scores

Bedford Area School District met the ever-rising goals of the Pennsylvania System of Student... More...

Local woman pens books on surviving World War II

A German native who lives in New Baltimore self-published two memoirs to share the accounts of the... More...

Obituaries

Debra Ella Gearhart - 2017-09-23
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-23
William W. Weaver - 2017-09-22
Jay W. Claycomb - 2017-09-21
Isabel S. Cramer - 2017-09-20
LeRoy K. Helsel - 2017-09-19
Betty J. Berkey - 2017-09-18
Daniel W. Sivits - 2017-09-18
Robert R. Claar - 2017-09-18
Louise Evelyn Smith - 2017-09-18
Harry L. Gearhart - 2017-09-18
Obit correction - 2017-09-18
N. Frances Gabler - 2017-09-15
John C. Morgret Jr. - 2017-09-15
Irene Gladys Sands - 2017-09-14
Obituary Correction - 2017-09-14
Terry L. Schafer - 2017-09-13
Mae K. Holsinger - 2017-09-13
Mary Ann Sullivan - 2017-09-13
Warren E. Reid - 2017-09-13
Lawrence Deister - 2017-09-12
Denver R. Nelson - 2017-09-12
Elsie Louise Ickes - 2017-09-11
Scott Paul Morgenweck - 2017-09-11
Dennis Blair Grace Sr. - 2017-09-08
Robert E. Whisner - 2017-09-07
Rodney L. Mearkle - 2017-09-06
Evelyn D. Weicht - 2017-09-05
Allen P. Koontz - 2017-09-05
Viola Laws - 2017-09-05

Regional Classifieds
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA - HOME EVERY NIGHT! Benefits include: health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Eligible applicants call 814-847-2742, 9am-5pm M-F to schedule interview.
  • TOWNHOUSE- Plush, 2 bedroom, all appliances included. $700 per month. No pets. Phone (814)285-7412.
  • FOR RENT: Mobile Home. New Enterprise. Suitable for 1-2 adults. Sewer/water included. Private country setting. No pets. No smoking. References and security deposit required. For more info. call: (814)494-2544
  • Red Potatoes $16/Bushel White Kennebec Potatoes $15/Bushel $8/Half Bushel Buy your Potatoes now Use our Winter Storage facility for free New Planting Green Beans $12.50/Half Bushel Call Peaceful Path Produce 847-2348
  • ENGLISH BULLDOG PUPPIES- 11 Cute, Cuddly and wrinkly puppies looking for kind loving forever homes. 4 rare colored black tri's. 814-793-2008
  • YRC FREIGHT is currently accepting applications for part-time driver at the Bedford, PA terminal (could lead to full-time). Applications will be accepted online: www.drive4yrc.com. Driver minimum qualifications are: 21 years old, 1 yr. exp., safe driving record, valid Class A CDL with the following endorsements (doubles/triples, hazmat & tanker). YRC Freight is an EOE.
  • 418A LEGAL NOTICE Estate of Merriam J. Smith, late of Hopewell Borough, Bedford County, PA, deceased. Letters Testamentary on said estate having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted thereto are requested to make payment and those having claims against the same will present them without delay. Susan K. Smith 340 Mifflin Street P.O. Box 1 Hopewell, PA 16650 Executrix Lonnie D. Smith 417 Bolger Drive Roaring Spring, PA 16673 Executor Robert W. Lape, Jr., Esquire 294 East Main Street Roaring Spring, PA 16673 Counsel
  • BEARD TREE SERVICE Trimming, Removal & Clean-Up Stump Grinding ¥Fully Insured ¥Free Estimates (814)494-3031 If no answer please leave message
  • Duplex 3 Bedroom 1 Bath, Includes sewage and water. Everett Area $700/month. Available in October. Call 814-285-6099
  • Eby's Custom Combining Are you looking for someone to do your combining this Fall?? Try us! Call now to do your scheduling for your corn and beans. 814-977-6541 or 814-977-5491 Bedford County & surrounding areas

State/National

Pa. meningitis patient had treatment in Altoona

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pennsylvania resident battling fungal meningitis contracted the... More...

Pa. Senate approves rewrite of charter schools law

HARRISBURG,... More...

House votes to alter juvenile life sentences

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers on Tuesday responded to a recent... More...

World

Survey: Half of Chinese like U.S. ideas on democracy

BEIJING (AP) — People in China are increasingly worried about corruption, inequality and food... More...

Picasso, Monets stolen in heist

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works... More...

Local Sports

Bedford dominates Somerset

Bisons win, 3-0, to secure LHAC championship

Bedford tied for the Laurel Highlands Athletic Conference boys soccer championship last fall, and... More...

Northern girls sweep Tussey

SAXTON — The first time that Northern Bedford and Tussey Mountain met on the volleyball court... More...

Everett girls soar past Hancock, 5-1

EVERETT — Despite a tale of two halves in the first period on Tuesday, the Everett Lady... More...