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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...

Special Sections

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

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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 can be... More...

Teddy bear tells tale of his 22 years

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

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

‘Secret Santa’ gives away $200 at western Pa. mall

INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A ‘‘secret Santa’’ has surprised two shoppers... More...

Americans will decorate anything

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Toys donated

The Alternative Community Resource Program’s young clients are having a brighter Christmas... More...

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. After... More...

Junior High

Chestnut Ridge 79, Claysburg-Kimmel 18 FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge put together five pins and... 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...