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March 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Child molester seeks relief from conviction

A convicted child molester is asking for relief from his Sept. 21, 2012, conviction in which a jury... More...

Top of th' Morning

The 20th annual student art show is on display. The Bedford County Arts Center features the works... More...

Special Sections

Local

Wrestling with the Olympic Committee

The Greeks had a word for it. The word is wrestling.  There’s a little scrap of papyrus... More...

March lions ... and pigs?

Full Story

Bingo winner named

Charles Cuppett of Bedford displays his Gazette Bingo card with the first five numbers in a... More...

Local Sports

Brown and seven others in regional semifinals

Coverage area has 15 wrestlers alive for medals, Ridge leads team standings

JOHNSTOWN — Josh Brown says he worked extremely hard during practice over the last two weeks,... More...

Everett defeats Tussey Mountain for district title

JOHNSTOWN — Both the Tussey Mountain Lady Titans and the Everett Lady Warriors knew what was... More...

Sideling Hill League announces 2012-13 basketball All-Stars

The 2012-13 Sideling Hill League Boys Basketball All-Stars First Team players are (left to right):... More...

Gettysburg businesses count on 150th for economic boost

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Talk to any businessperson, resident, or government official in... More...

Hearing set for suspect in gun store burglary

One of the suspects in the... More...

Sinkhole swallows Florida man, bedroom

SEFFNER, Fla. (AP) — In a matter of seconds, the earth opened under Jeff Bush’s bedroom... More...

Obituaries

Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-24
Theresa M. Buratty - 2017-02-23
Helen D. Imler - 2017-02-23
Deidre M. Snyder - 2017-02-23
Todd A. Goldizen - 2017-02-23
Jason C. Bush - 2017-02-22
Kenneth R. Mowry - 2017-02-22
Don M. Elbin - 2017-02-22
Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

Regional Classifieds
  • Blattenberger's GENERAL CONTRACTING Interior-Exterior PAINTING ROOFS Shingle or Metal ELECTRICAL PLUMBING INSULATION DECKS Built -Stained-Sealed DRYWALL- Hanging Finishing or Repair WINDOWS-DOORS Kitchen/Bath Remodeling SIDING, SOFFIT & FASCIA FLOORING Tile- Hardwood- Laminate Refinishing WIND, WATER OR FIRE DAMAGE A Veteran-Owned Company Free Estimates Fully Insured ¥ PA008349 (814)623-5233 (814)285-6514
  • 859A PUBLIC NOTICE OF BEDFORD BOROUGH BUILDING CODE BOARD OF APPEALS PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that William Defibaugh, P.E., Engineer for the Appellant, David Heller, 109 Heller Railroad Street, Bedford, PA has requested a hearing before the Bedford Borough Building Code Board of Appeals. The Appellant requests an appeal of a decision by the Municipal Building Code Official from the Uniform Construction Code requirements for a Sprinkler System per IBC 2009, Section 903.2.1.2. Group A3 at property located at 109 Railroad Street, Bedford, PA 15522. The hearing shall be held at the Bedford County Courthouse, 200 S. Juliana St., Room 110, Bedford, PA on Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 at 09:00 am. If you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled for March 8th and require any auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodations to participate, please contact Beverly Geller at the Borough Office or at 814-623-8192 to discuss how Bedford Borough may best accommodate your needs.
  • Power Line Construction company is hiring laborers. Send resumes to Bedford Gazette, P.O. Box 01345, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • BEDFORD AREA- 2-BEDROOM HOUSE, like new, all appliances included, $825/mo. Phone 814-285-7412.
  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
  • 844A BID NOTICE Everett Area School District is soliciting sealed bids on ART, JANITORIAL, & ATHLETIC SUPPLIES. Specifications and/or bid documents may be obtained online at www.everett.k12.pa.us or by calling (814)652-9114 x 2104. Bids are due in the Business Office no later than 3:00 p.m. on March 22, 2017 at which time bids will be publicly opened. The School Board reserves the right to reject any or all bids or any part or any bid and to waiver technical defects if, in its judgement, the best interest of the School District will be thus served. Theresa L. Smith Board Secretary
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • 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
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.

State/National

Pittsburgh’s mayor won’t seek re-election

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Luke Ravenstahl, Pittsburgh’s youngest mayor, won’t seek... More...

Organ, pipes stolen from church

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Officials at a Roman Catholic church in Pittsburgh have a holy mystery on... More...

Jump in factory growth lifts hopes for economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Busier factories and growing optimism among consumers could help the U.S.... More...

Editorial

Facing reality

I t took just a little over a year but Congress finally reauthorized and expanded the Violence... More...

Energy and common sense

Editor,... More...

Optional celibacy issue

‘C elibacy is not working and has not worked. Its track record is very, very poor,”... More...

State/National Sports

Lester sharp as Red Sox beat Pirates, Nats top Braves

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Mike Napoli hit an RBI single in his first spring game for the Boston... More...

Flacco, Ravens agree

Joe Flacco and the Baltimore Ravens reached a tentative agreement Friday on a new contract that... More...

Penn St making ‘steady progress’

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State is making steady progress in implementing the... More...