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December 13, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Local girl celebrates 12s

Yesterday marked a very special birthday for one local girl.  Marissa Noel Hankinson of Manns... More...

Top of th' Morning

Someone broke into the Jean Bonnet Tavern sometime between 11 p.m. Monday and 6 a.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bedford Ford collects toys

On Tuesday, representatives from Bedford Ford donated boxes and bags full of toys for Toys for... More...

Senior Menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for Dec.... More...

Meth lab suspects remained jailed

EVERETT — Three defendants in a meth lab investigation remained in jail after they waived... More...

World

Mayan prophecy sparks dread, celebration worldwide

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The clock is ticking down to Dec. 21, the supposed end of the Mayan... More...

Vatican: World not ending, despite Mayan prediction

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican’s top astronomer has some assurances to offer: The... More...

Local Sports

Lady Warriors, Lady Hornets pick up wins at home

EVERETT — A trio of freshmen helped Everett to a 46- 43 victory over McConnellsburg at home... More...

— Junior High Roundup —

Claysburg 24,  Chestnut Ridge 22 (2 OT)  CLAYSBURG — The Claysburg junior high boys... More...

Bedford football awards given out

The 2012 Bedford Bison Football Team was honored during the annual banquet, hosted by the Bedford... More...

Jury finds Weaver guilty on 24 counts

A Schellsburg man who admitted to sexual acts with his daughters was convicted of 24 of the nearly... More...

‘Cliff’ talks stalled

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans aren’t budging on tax rates, and Democrats are resisting... More...

Corbett: Pa. won’t set up health exchange

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania will not set up its own health care exchange under the... More...

N. Korea hails launch despite consequences

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea, though struggling to feed its people, is now one... More...

Obituaries

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
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

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

Senate Dems offer Sandy aid package

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Senate Democrats on Wednesday finished cobbling together a $60.4 billion... More...

Voter ID case to be discussed

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Lawyers on opposite sides of Pennsylvania’s voter-identification... More...

First piece of spire put in place

The first section of a 408-foot spire is hoisted by crane to the top of the 104-story One World... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Missile strikes fear

The world has just become more dangerous. For decades, the United States has been wary of the rogue... More...

Culture gap tragedy

We laughed. The prank was so sophomoric — two radio disc jockeys affecting an air of pomp and... More...

State/National Sports

Wallace focused on his play, not the fans

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Mike Wallace heard the... More...

Penn State volleyball team going for another title

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Oregon, Texas and Michigan know it will take a near-perfect effort to... More...

Goodell disagrees with Tagliabue’s ruling on Saints

IRVING, Texas (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he ‘‘fundamentally... More...