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March 9, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Contractor gets ready for Route 56 project

With the construction season almost here, contractors are preparing for the start of the 2013 road... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bingo winner

Diane Felix of Alum Bank is the winner of the first vertical column of the Gazette Bingo game.... More...

Older pets need homes, too

Sabrina, above, and BeBe, right, are two of the senior pets at the Bedford County Animal Shelter... More...

Police

An East Freedom driver was hurt in a crash Wednesday in southern Blair County. Dale A. Wronski was... More...

World

Cardinals start conclave Tuesday

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The preliminaries over, Catholic cardinals are ready to get down to the... More...

Local Sports

Bedford’s Easter rolls into the state final

HERSHEY — It’s been Ryan Easter’s lifelong dream to wrestle for a state... More...

——— Results from the PIAA Class AA wrestling championships ———

Quarterfinals  106—Jacob Wasser, Palisades dec. Austin Griffiths, Southmoreland, 4-2;... More...

Mohawk cuts Everett’s playoff hopes short

JOHNSTOWN — The first 27 minutes of the PIAA First Round girls basketball game between (5-1)... More...

Unemployment hits 4-year low

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American job market isn’t just growing. It’s... More...

Tenley Park gets funds for security, electricity

The Everett Area Fund, created by the generosity of a former Everett couple a few years ago,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Don’t forget to set your clocks up Saturday night. It’s the weekend to spring ahead for... 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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  • 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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State/National

Estimated $580M spent on wildfires in 2012

ALBUQUERQUE,... More...

17 tons of human waste spilled

BELLWOOD, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a driver will face charges after his truck hit a ditch... More...

Remains found in Pa. basement

JERSEY SHORE,... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This 20-year-old “brunette bombshell” is Nellie Smith of Imler. The picture was taken... More...

Jobs despite Congress

The unemployment rate dropped in February to 7.7 percent from 7.9 percent the previous month, the... More...

Put scandals to rest

The rock of... More...

State/National Sports

Ohio State women fall to Penn State, 76-66

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — It’s not hard to pinpoint where Ohio State got derailed.... More...

McPherson tagged in 3rd, Orioles beat Pirates 6-3

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Kyle McPherson is vying for a spot in the Pittsburgh Pirates’... More...

Heat win 17th straight

MIAMI ( AP) — So many streaks. And the Miami Heat made sure they all... More...