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April 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

NRA study suggests schools have trained, armed staffers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate gun control debate on the near horizon, a National Rifle... More...

Special Sections

Local

Sixth grade band fest set for Friday

More than 180 sixth grade students from across the region will perform Friday evening when Chestnut... More...

Bedford man sought on assault charges, drug roundup case

A bench warrant has been issued for one of the “March Madness” drug roundup suspects... More...

Jail to get new HVAC unit

The Bedford County commissioners approved Tuesday a new heating/air conditioning unit for the... More...

World

N. Korea refuses entry to S. Korean workers

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Wednesday barred South Korean workers from entering... More...

Local Sports

Ridge girls rally past Southern in eight innings

WARFORDSBURG — Heading into the top of the eighth inning, Kristi Batzel double checked with... More...

Fulton County teams defeat local sides

McCONNELLSBURG — The Northern Bedford baseball team fell to McConnellsburg on Tuesday, 8-2.... More...

Sports Results

TUESDAY, APRIL 2BaseballSouthern Fulton 10, Chestnut Ridge 0(5 innings)Claysburg-Kimmel at West... More...

State/National Sports

Sabres snap Pens winning streak

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Good periods. Bad ones. It didn’t matter much to the Pittsburgh... More...

Pirates bucking usual lineup trend

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Clint Hurdle understands he’s breaking with baseball convention by... More...

Pitt losing three athletes from teams

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It’s one and done for Pittsburgh center Steven Adams and guard Trey... More...

Too cold for cherry blossoms

Visitors walk around the Tidal Basin in Washington D.C.... More...

Funds will help county preserve criminal files

The state’s court system is ponying up funds to help Bedford County’s... More...

United Way gears up for ‘Day of Caring’

The United Way of Bedford County wants to help community members in need get ready for spring. The... More...

Top of th' Morning

A man with a handgun held up a jewelry store in Snake Spring Township Tuesday afternoon. State... 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

Sierra snow half of normal

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Consecutive dry winters in the Sierra are setting the stage for another... More...

Honolulu feels record lows

HONOLULU (AP) — People in Hawaii are donning sweaters and long-sleeve shirts as winds from... More...

Marker approved for 1869 mine disaster

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — The site of a northeastern Pennsylvania mine disaster that claimed... More...

Editorial

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The honest cost of war

The Iraq war was going to pay for itself from Iraqi oil revenues, according to senior Bush... More...

Fiscal Holy Grail

The proposition that entitlement curbs are the key to maintaining national solvency is widely... More...