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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

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

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

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...