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April 2, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Ga. city council votes to require gun ownership

NELSON, Ga. (AP) — The city council in a small north Georgia town voted Monday night to make... More...

White House hosts egg roll

Kate Heller, 11, right, and other children participate in the annual White House Easter Egg Roll... More...

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Police

Three men were arrested on charges stemming from an alleged assault in Bedford. Bedford police said... More...

Sparkle of Hope tickets available

A Sparkle of Hope IV tea and fashion show to benefit the Tussey Mountain Relay for Life will be... More...

Dodson selected

Lauren Dodson of Hopewell has been selected for the inaugural Sutton Scholars academic achievement... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Welfare drug tests

‘T he right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against... More...

In the blink of an eye

I t is probably time for all of us to think about our appearance, with warmer days approaching. Our... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates generate little offense in 3-1 loss to Cubs

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A.J. Burnett was idly patting the rosin bag against his right hip when he... More...

Harper, Strasburg carry Nationals to Opening Day win

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Bryce Harper homered in his first two at- bats, Stephen Strasburg retired... More...

Kentucky women a win away from the Final Four

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Matthew Mitchell is trying to build Kentucky into a women’s... More...

Hyndman ballfield work set to begin

HYNDMAN — The ballfield improvement project in Hyndman will be under way next week, the... More...

Bedford to apply for grant from Shale fund

Bedford Borough Council agreed Monday to apply for a grant from the Marcellus Shale fund to help... More...

N. Korea taps reformist premier amid nuclear tension

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea’s parliament approved the appointment of a new... More...

Top of th' Morning

An armed robbery occurred early Monday morning at the Denny’s restaurant in Bedford Township.... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Digital world celebrates April Fools with YouTube shut down, Google adds smells

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter did away with vowels, Google unveiled a button to add smells and the... More...

Philly uses mimes, clowns instead of ‘texting lanes’

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The Philadelphia Streets Department used mimes and clowns to remind... More...

Egg hunt fracas leaves one mom with bloody nose

SEATTLE (AP) — One of usually peaceful springtime rituals of childhood — the Easter egg... More...

World

Iran company aims for record ice cream

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian confectioner has made five tons of ice cream in hopes of... More...

Local Sports

2012-13 Bedford Gazette Wrestling All-Stars

The 2012-13 local wrestling season was one of the best in recent history across the Gazette... More...

2012-13 Bedford Gazette Wrestling All-Stars

First Team Wt. Name School Class... More...

Lions win District 5 double

Chestnut Ridge won the District 5 Dual Meet and District 5 Tournament titles in the 2012-13... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Dusten and Amber (Irvin) Bollman of Six Mile Run are delighted to announce the birth of a son.... More...

Wilts celebrate their golden year

Gary and Lyndall (Golden) Wilt of 2515 E. Mattie Rd., Everett, celebrated their golden wedding... More...