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December 21, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Residents invited to sign book to send to Newtown

EVERETT — The employees at Mom-N-Pops placed a “Peace N Hope” book in the store... More...

Special Sections

Local

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Dec. 17, 2012... More...

Police

Someone tried to break into Juniata Trading early Tuesday. According to state police, a white... More...

Comics

Full Story

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Cliff and a hard place

We are concerned about House Speaker John Boehner’s... More...

Wacky political year

Oh, what a wild and crazy political year we’ve had.  I know, I know. You’ve tried... More...

State/National Sports

Ugly year in sports, or was it?

Good riddance, 2012.  The year that almost was left us with a string of hideous story... More...

Penn State picks up JUCO quarterback Ferguson

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State coach Bill O’Brien has turned to a junior college... More...

QB’s Leftwich, Terry lead All-State Big School teams

Days removed from leading their respective programs to state championships, dualthreat quarterbacks... More...

Worship

Christmas Eve service to be held at Old Log Church

For the fifth year in a row, “Christmas Eve at the Old Log Church” will be celebrated... More...

Area churches plan special Christmas services

CHRISTMAS Eve candlelight service will be held at 7 p.m. at Clear Creek Church of the Brethren and... More...

Yeager church to host services

Christmas Eve service will begin at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 24 at Yeager Lutheran Church near Rainsburg. The... More...

GOP puts off vote on cliff ‘Plan B’

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confronted with a revolt among the rank and file, House Republicans... More...

Breezewood man arrested for threats at bank, Weis

A Breezewood man’s threats caused an evacuation at one of the county’s largest grocery... More...

Top of th' Morning

Church bells will be ringing today in remembrance of the Connecticut... More...

Obituaries

Ronald Dennis McCahan - 2017-06-26
Lorraine Vaughn - 2017-06-26
Richard A. Walter - 2017-06-26
Marion E. Leonard - 2017-06-24
Warren C. Barkman Sr. - 2017-06-23
Vera V. Nave - 2017-06-23
Robert W. Davis - 2017-06-23
Merriam J. Smith - 2017-06-23
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-22
Paul A. Wagoner - 2017-06-22
Sadie L. Riggs - 2017-06-22
Correction - 2017-06-22
Betty J. Conrath - 2017-06-21
Rosalie Grace Kunsman - 2017-06-21
Audry Mae Crawford - 2017-06-21
S. Lucille Weiser - 2017-06-21
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-21
Joe W. Critchfield - 2017-06-20
Dorothy E. Myrick - 2017-06-20
Dennis Gene Sweeney - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-20
Jerry Wayne Rogers - 2017-06-20
Patricia L. Hoppe - 2017-06-20
Anna Lee Stair - 2017-06-20
Craig Lavelle Horner - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-19
Donna Lea (Carl) Hess - 2017-06-19
Ivan Lee Mack - 2017-06-19
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-17
Jay R. Walter - 2017-06-17
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-16
John Charles Lehman - 2017-06-15
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-15
Jeffery A. Morral - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-14
Thelma L. Clark - 2017-06-13
Mary E. Dodson - 2017-06-13
Virginia R. Hall - 2017-06-13
Stanley V. Shaffer - 2017-06-13
Eleanor M. Clark - 2017-06-12
Margaret L. Crock - 2017-06-12
Beatrice Louise Smith - 2017-06-12
Glenna M. Fisher - 2017-06-10
Péla N. Marisic - 2017-06-10
Kenneth R. Witt - 2017-06-10
Barbara Jean Kudasik - 2017-06-08
Nancy A. Beaumont - 2017-06-07
Dolores P. Mitchell - 2017-06-07
Robert J. Petrunyak - 2017-06-07

Regional Classifieds
  • Moving Sale- Saturday July 1st. Milligan's Cove Road, Manns Choice. 9am-2pm, Rain or Shine. Furniture, free stuff, clothes, baby, Longaberger.
  • Bedford Gazette is now taking applications for Newspaper Carriers ¥ Part-Time Hours ¥ Full-Time Pay Earn up to $650 every two weeks!!! Contact Joe Beegle at 623-1151 or email at jbeegle@bedfordgazette.com
  • Large Yard Sale- Every Friday and Saturday throughout the summer!! 9am-5pm at the former Travelers Rest Motel located at 14275 Lincoln Highway Everett (Rt 30 between Breezewood and Everett). New items added weekly.
  • HUGE YARD SALE- July 1, 7:30am-? July 2, 9am-2pm. 207 Barclay Street. Girls 0-9months, boys 0-6T. Excellent condition. Baby items, changing table, toddler bedding, womens clothes/shoes, misc.hh, maternity clothes, TOYS!
  • 262A PUBLIC NOTICE TAKE NOTICE THAT the Bedford Area School Board, Bedford County, Pennsylvania under the provisions of the Public School Code, has levied a tax for the fiscal school year 2017-2018 of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years of age or older residing within the territorial limits of the said school district and a tax at the rate of 9.424 mills of assessed value based upon county assessments of real property in said school district. ALSO TAKE NOTICE that the said Bedford Area School District, under the provisions of the Local Tax Enabling Act, Act 511, has reenacted without change, except as hereinafter set forth, the following tax resolutions for general revenue purposes, and the same taxes are imposed for the fiscal school year 2017-2018. A. A tax of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years or older residing within the territorial limits of the school district. B. A tax of one (1%) per cent on earned income of residents of that said school district and one (1%) per cent of net profits of businesses, professions, and other activities conducted by residents of said school district. C. A tax of one (1%) per cent on all real estate transferred within the said school district, under the Authority of the Act of 1965, December 31, P.L. 1257. D. An LST/Emergency Municipal Service tax of ten ($10.00) dollars upon persons that are gainfully employed within the said school district. E. An Act 1 tax of .5% on earned income and net profits earned by resident individuals. Proceeds of this tax will be used to fund property tax relief for approved homestead farmstead properties. Christina K. Robosson Business Manager Bedford Area School District
  • CRAWLEY'S HANDYMAN SERVICE Commercial & Residential ¥ Clearing Lots ¥ Tree Removal ¥ Cleaning Gutters ¥ Pressure Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing ¥Spring Clean Up ¥ Mowing & Trimming ¥ Cemetery Mowing & Trimming Fully Insured Free Estimates PA No. 038375 814-285-8395 814-310-8479
  • Bedford Farm Bureau (Curryville Location) has an immediate opening for a Mill Production Employee. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work as a part of a team. The job hours will be 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and some Saturdays 8:00 and 12:00 p.m. Benefits will be offered after 90 days of employment. Please apply at the Curryville location or email your resume to bfcoop@aol.com.
  • 263A NOTICE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Fictitious Names Act a Fictitious Name Registration has been filed with the Corporation Bureau, Department of State, Harrisburg, PA, for filing on behalf of Jackson Mill Pet Boarding, with its principal place of business at 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The interested party in the business is: Cari Nycum, of 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The principal activity of the business will be for the boarding of pets. Dean A. Crabtree, Esquire 130 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • MALLOW REUNION Sunday, June 25 at 1pm Friends & Family Welcome! Pleasant Union Church, Clearville. Plates/cups furnished. Bring covered-dish and drink.

State/National

All lanes reopen on N.Y. road after pileup

SHIRLEY, N.Y. (AP) — All lanes of the Long Island Expressway reopened Thursday following a... More...

Corbett: mental illness issue in Conn. tragedy

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Dealing with mental illness, not toughening gun control, is the key... More...

Biden ‘committed’ to curbing gun violence

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will push to tighten gun laws in response to last... More...

World

Latin Americans rank as happiest people on planet

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The world’s happiest people aren’t in Qatar, the richest... More...

New Agers hope Dec. 21 brings a brand new era

MERIDA, Mexico (AP) — Doomsday hour is here, at least in much of the world, and so still are... More...

Local Sports

Northern Bedford wrestlers defeat Everett

Claysburg tops Bellwood, HOPE for Hyndman sweeps tri-meet

EVERETT — Northern Bedford took 11 of 14 weights in a 63-14 victory at Everett on Thursday... More...

Claysburg, Northern, Tussey girls earn wins

HOUTZDALE — The Claysburg Kimmel girls basketball team earned another victory on Thursday,... More...

Everett rifle beats NC

EVERETT — The Everett rifle squad recorded its first win on Thursday, defeating Northern... More...