`
SUBSCRIBE TODAY to have total access 24 hours a day to your Bedford Gazette.

February 16, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

States’ health choices are national experiment

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is unfolding as a... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Hyndman Borough councilman won’t seek reelection this year. Chris Harden said he... More...

Special Sections

Local

Cloudy with a forecast of music

Danger lurks everywhere. There are notes flying through the air. The sharps can cut right through... More...

Jaffa hosts sports show Feb. 22-24

The Jaffa Sports Show will be held at the Jaffa Mosque in Altoona Feb. 22-24. More than 120 vendors... More...

Leevi Steele honored on race car

Local NASCAR Sprint Cup fans and supporters of the Steele family of Hopewell will have the... More...

Editorial

The cut is in the mail

I t’s Nixon’s fault. I speak of the financial woes of the U.S. Postal  Service,... More...

Uncle Sam, scapegoat

I f something bad happens in Russia, Russian officials have an instant explanation: It’s the... More...

End the bed tax scam

Buried in Barack Obama’s budget (last year’s, of course, because this year’s is... More...

State/National Sports

Adams scores twice as Penguins ground Jets, 3-1

WINNIPEG, Manitoba ( AP) — Craig Adams scored his first two goals of the season to lift the... More...

Jacobson, Bae tied for lead

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A move down the California coast hasn’t changed a thing for Fredrik... More...

Opening practice includes 5-car wreck

DAYTONA BEACH,... More...

Meteor explodes over Russia

More than 1,000 people injured from bus-sized meteor

MOSCOW (AP) — With a blinding flash and a booming shock wave, a meteor blazed across the... More...

DA: Melvin’s family ties became ‘criminal ties’

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The campaign corruption case against suspended state Supreme Court Justice... More...

Valentine sweethearts

Pennknoll Village residents, Bertha and Clair Smith, were crowned as Valentine King and Queen... More...

Obituaries

Janet (Arnold) Deneen - 2018-12-15
Ray E. Koontz - 2018-12-15
Terry Joseph Malec - 2018-12-14
Rylie A. Weyandt - 2018-12-14
Janet L. Wright - 2018-12-14
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-12
Clyde H. Whetstone - 2018-12-12
Lee Gordon Hughes - 2018-12-12
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-11
Troy Levi Ott - 2018-12-11
Paul M. Stone - 2018-12-11
Jenna Lee Myers - 2018-12-11
Phyllis J. Mitchell - 2018-12-10
Kenneth W. Bowser - 2018-12-08
Clara Ruby Hastings - 2018-12-06
Gerard L. Harclerode - 2018-12-06
Sachiko Horton - 2018-12-06
Hartman W. Black - 2018-12-04
Marjorie G. Hankinson - 2018-12-04
Anne S. Combs - 2018-12-04
Angela Kaye Keenan - 2018-12-04
William W. Titter Jr. - 2018-12-04
Samuel R. Howsare - 2018-12-04
Mason ‘Gene’ Jay - 2018-12-03
Angela K. Keenan - 2018-12-03
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-12-01
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-11-30
David Lee Thompson - 2018-11-29
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-28
Calvin T. Pittman - 2018-11-28
Richard E. Hershberger - 2018-11-28
Arthur Louis Larson - 2018-11-27

Regional Classifieds
  • The Bedford Area School District is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a Computer Technician. Interested applicant should possess a post high school degree in technology and/or demonstrated proficiency in technology related practices and experience. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently are also required. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Please send a letter of interest, resume, three letters of reference: Mr. John Diehl, Director of Technology/CIO, Bedford Area School District, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by December 21, 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Diehl at 814-623-4208 or email diehlj@bedfordasd.org. A ÒJob Description' is available upon request. The BASD is an EOE.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • 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.
  • GC FEASTER CARPENTRY (814) 979-1978 Shed Repair Garage Doors Building Remodeling And All Your Carpentry Needs Fully Insured HIC# PA118791
  • Local News, Local Sports, Local Town & Government We do it best! Everyone reads the Bedford Gazette. Shouldn't your ad be here. There's no better place to advertise, (814)623-1151.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • BEEGLE'S HEATING & COOLING (814)652-9175 CENTRAL BOILER Certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR FURNACES Heat more with less wood ¥Mini Split ¥Air Conditioning ¥Heat Pumps ¥Geothermal Systems ¥Oil & Gas Systems ¥Furnace & Boiler Replacements PA004575
  • Bedford, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom House, newly remodeled, hardwood floors, off street parking, small pets considered. Lease/Security Deposit. Call 814-652-0198
  • Administration Support Staff/Student Services Position Full time 12 month position available in the Forbes Road School District for an Administrative Support Staff/Student Services position. Ideal candidates will possess an Associate's Degree or the equivalent, excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing and strong attention to detail. Responsibilities include greeting and directing visitors, answering phones, managing visitor badge security system, receive, record and monitor attendance 7-12. Compose a monthly newsletter to be posted in the local paper as well as on social media. Serve as cafeteria secretary to print and distribute menus, assist in preparing for audits, complete PA reports based on information supplied by nutrition specialist and send account notifications for parents from POS staff regarding students who are in debt. Serve as athletic secretary to assist director with scheduling, phone calls and PIAA regulation compliance. Collect, Monitor and distribute student keys to ensure students are arriving on time and not leaving early. Interested persons should send applications, resumes and clearances to Mark Loucks, Superintendent, mloucks@frsd.info 159 Red Bird Drive, Waterfall, PA 16689. Deadline for applications is December 21, 2018.

State/National

Dance Marathon arrives at PSU

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

Sheriff: Ex-cop Dorner died from gunshot

SAN BERNARDINO,... More...

Jesse Jackson Jr., wife to plead guilty

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a spectacular fall from political prominence, former U.S. Rep. Jesse... More...

World

Venezuelan gov. shows Chavez photos

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — The world got its first glimpse of Hugo Chavez since he underwent a... More...

Local Sports

CK’s Brown advances to D6-AA semifinal round

ALTOONA — Five Claysburg wrestlers kept their seasons alive on Friday at the District 6- AA... More...

Glendale tops Claysburg in season finale, 72-58

CLAYSBURG — Glendale got off to a fast start offensively and scored in a multitude of ways to... More...

Remembering a Bedford County great — John Foor

Recently one of the patriarch of baseball in Bedford County passed away at the age of 95. John... More...