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March 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Japan marks two years since devastating tsunami

TOKYO (AP) — Amid growing dissatisfaction with the slow pace of recovery, Japan marked the... More...

Special Sections


Local chorus members prepare for regional festival to be held March 23

Local chorus students from Bedford County schools are preparing for the regional festival this... More...

Students participate in regional band festival

Bedford County schools were represented last weekend at the regional band... More...

Services available to Pa. disabled

The Telecommunications Device Distribution Program provides free, specialized equipment to eligible... More...


Political Cartoon

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Wary of drug database

A Bucks County Republican says Pennsylvania has an “epidemic” of prescription drug... More...

Gift ban one small step

Though it’s made strides in recent years, Pennsylvania still has some of the most porous... More...

State/National Sports

Kunitz thriving on Pens’ top line

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Chris Kunitz planted himself in the crease, bent over, put his stick on... More...

Pitt men hoping to exit Big East in style

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Like most college basketball programs, Pittsburgh has a different game day... More...

Locke, Irwin pitch majority of Pirates win over Orioles

BRADENTON,... More...

HOPE offers to buy Hyndman schools

HOPE for Hyndman Charter School made an offer of $575,000 Monday to purchase both Hyndman schools... More...

Residents report loud sounds at compressor station

MATTIE — No problems or malfunctions occurred at the compressor station south of Clearville... More...

N. Korea cancels 1953 armistice

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A state-run newspaper in North Korea said Monday the communist... More...

Top of th' Morning

Softball Umpire clinic this weekend. The Bedford County PIAA Softball Umpire Chapter is holding a... More...


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Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
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James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-03-01
Annie M. Miller - 2018-03-01
Weston Abel Garland - 2018-02-28
Deanna Dawn Roland - 2018-02-28
Carol A. Corbett - 2018-02-27
Helen L. Rodfong - 2018-02-27
Donna K. Anderson - 2018-02-26
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Regional Classifieds
  • 896 Program Technician: Bedford Farm Service Agency Service Center, is currently seeking applications for a temporary full-time county office position. FSA is an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture. Duties include assisting in the administration of a variety of farm programs, explaining eligibility and payment provisions to farmers and landowners, preforming data collection and entry, updating farm records and computer operation, etc. A high degree of initiative and judgment in planning and carrying out assigned tasks and resolving problems is preferred. Interested persons MUST obtain an application packet by contacting Robin Foor @ robin.foor@pa.usda.gov. Completed applications will be accepted up to 11:59pm EST on Monday, March 26, 2018, and should be emailed to: robin.foor@pa.usda.gov or faxed to 1-855-742-4189. Background and Security checks are required for all employees hired by USDA. ÒFSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, Provider and Lender'
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  • Second and Third Cutting Alphafa and grass hay, High quality, bright green, 45lbs bales, $4.00 a bale. Call 814-623-1603
  • 863A EXECUTOR'S NOTICE ESTATE OF Barbara A. Diehl, late of Hopewell Township, Bedford County, PA., deceased. Letters of Administration on the above estate having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted to the said estate are requested to make prompt payment, and those having claims or demands against the estate of the said decedent are hereby notified to present the same without delay for payment, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make prompt payment of the same. Dean A. Crabtree, Esquire 130 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522 Dan E. Diehl 3492 Raintree Drive Hudson, NC 28632
  • GINGERICH CONCRETE & MASONRY ÒWe do complete basements' ¥Driveways ¥Patios ¥Floors ¥Sidewalks ¥Garage Found. Decorative Concrete Stamping Residential & Commercial Over 26 years Experience We accept all major credit cards! Free Estimates PA060565 814-623-7485
  • The Sherrif's Office is accepting applications for 2 full time deputies. Applications need to be obtained from the Sherrif's Office. If hired the individiual must successfully complete the Deputy Sheriff's Academy for 19 weeks in order to be certified which is mandated by the sate. Certifications must be maintained through out your employment. The starting salary is $11.20 an hour. If you have any questions please contact the Sheriff's Office.
  • 916A JOB OPPORTUNITY FULL-TIME Center for Community Action is accepting applications for a HOUSING INTAKE SPECIALIST. This is a full-time position at the Bedford County location with periodic travel to Fulton and Huntingdon Counties. Responsibilites include: Client intake, development of houseing plans, verification of eligibility, housing counseling, client file maintenance, housing inspection. ect. Full Job descriptions are available at www.ccaofpa.org Mail or drop off resumes by 3:00 pm, Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at: Center for Community Action Attention: Human Services Coordinator 195 Drive in Lane Everett, PA 15537
  • FOR SALE: Lee Load All 12GA Powder, Shot Primers, Hulls, Wads $100.00 Electrical Conduit 11/4, 11/2, 2' $30.00 Fiberglass (orange) Channel $20.00 Vinyl Siding $20.00 Call 814-623-1767
  • Advance-Fee Loans or Credit Offers Companies that do business by phone can't ask you to pay for credit before you get it. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-FTC-HELP. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the Federal Trade Commission.
  • JUST REMODELED 1st Floor, 1 Bedroom, Good location in Bedford, Heat and Water included. Many Extras, 1 Year Lease, No Pets. $650/month Call for details 814-977-0146


Large sinkhole found under Pa. home

BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — A family has been evacuated from a home in eastern Pennsylvania after... More...

Decision soon on Pittsburgh-area air base

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pennsylvania congressman says a final decision on whether to close a... More...

Kayakers find body of man Pittsburgh to add bicycle-sharing program

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Local Sports

Cheap Tilts

State tourney news and notes

As the 2012- 13 high school wrestling season came to a close this past weekend with the PIAA... More...

Bulletin Board

Signups for the 2013 Hyndman Little League will take place on Tuesday, March 12, and Thursday,... More...

Wildlife & Outdoors

by Harry Guyer Jr.

This week while visiting my son in Easton, we passed a field alive with white birds. It brought... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Jason and Jacquelyn Ritchey of Everett are pleased to announce the birth of a son. Jackson Lynn... More...