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December 24, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Gold coin put in red kettle

Unidentified Salvation Army donor gives krugerrand

Each year, the Salvation Army red kettle campaign gets a remarkable donation and they so often come... More...

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Local

Photos

Area residents have decked out their homes for the holidays. Above, this home is located along... More...

Northern Bedford students help their neighbors

LOYSBURG — A group of Northern Bedford students put their time and energy into community... More...

Students helping in many ways

Student council President Karly Willison poses with Faith Scritchfield, first grade and Jacob... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

The Homeless Child

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How to support our troops

A h, the holiday season is upon us. What better time to show our support for our men and women in... More...

State/National Sports

Bengals eliminate Steelers’ playoff hopes, 13-10

PITTSBURGH (AP) — As they have all too often this season, the Pittsburgh Steelers... More...

Steelers’ statue celebrates Immaculate Reception

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Franco Harris and the dynasty Pittsburgh Steelers — and even an old... More...

AP source: Bucs, Red Sox near deal for Hanrahan

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Boston Red Sox are pursuing another burly right-hander to shore up... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Ben and Jessica (Snyder) Altman of Bedford welcomed a son to their family on Dec. 18 at Conemaugh... More...

Toys

Countians remember favorites

By Elizabeth Coyle  Gazette Associate Editor  The bond between a child and a favorite toy... More...

Teddy bear tells tale of his 22 years

By Elizabeth Kohler  Gazette Staff Writer  I’ve been through it all —... More...

Top of th' Morning

The annual blood drive in memory of Don Roadman will be held today. The drive will be held Monday,... 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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World

Cheese first made at least 7,500 years ago

LONDON ( AP) — Little Miss Muffet could have been separating her curds and whey 7,500 years... More...

Local Sports

HOPE for Hyndman girls win Calvary Christian tourney

CRESAPTOWN,... More...

Chestnut Ridge wrestlers roll past Claysburg

FISHERTOWN — Sometimes after a big win, a team has a letdown in their next performance. ... More...

Junior High

Chestnut Ridge 79,  Claysburg-Kimmel 18  FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge put together... More...

Worship

Churches to host Christmas services

“CHRISTMAS Eve at the Old Log Church” will be celebrated at 11:30 p.m. Dec. 24 at the... More...

Two Everett churches share love with homeless

To those of us in rural Bedford County, it is unusual to see what we might consider to be a... More...