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April 26, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Spring rains ease drought, fields turned to mud

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — As spring rains soaked the central United States and helped conquer... More...

Top of th' Morning

Northern Bedford students will perform their spring concert this weekend. The Northern Bedford... More...

Special Sections

Local

Bingo winner named

Linda McCoy of Bedford, left, shows her winning full Bedford Gazette Bingo Bucks card to... More...

County organizations receive grants

The Community Foundation for the Alleghenies announced Thursday $13,500 in grants to nonprofit... More...

Police

A Manns Choice man was cited for underage drinking in Bedford Township.  State police said... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Public no help on budget

Finally, there are three proposed federal budgets on the table for Congress to choose among,... More...

Revolutionary Twitter

When James French became the last person to be executed in 1966 under Oklahoma’s death... More...

State/National Sports

Jones, Sanchez lead Pirates to another win

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The Pirates have been getting contributions from up and down their... More...

Steelers select pass-rushing Jones with first round pick

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — When Jarvis Jones slogged through the 40-yard dash in a pedestrian 4.9... More...

Devils slip past Penguins

NEWARK,... More...

How big?

Levi Lingsch and Zach Shaffer, of the Bedford Bluegills team, have a little fun as they measure... More...

Boston suspects planned to hit New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Marathon bombers were headed for New York’s Times Square to... More...

Obama consoles families, survivors of Texas blast

WACO, Texas (AP) — President Barack Obama consoled a rural Texas community rocked by a deadly... More...

Obituaries

Marion E. Leonard - 2017-06-24
Warren C. Barkman Sr. - 2017-06-23
Vera V. Nave - 2017-06-23
Robert W. Davis - 2017-06-23
Merriam J. Smith - 2017-06-23
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-22
Paul A. Wagoner - 2017-06-22
Sadie L. Riggs - 2017-06-22
Correction - 2017-06-22
Betty J. Conrath - 2017-06-21
Rosalie Grace Kunsman - 2017-06-21
Audry Mae Crawford - 2017-06-21
S. Lucille Weiser - 2017-06-21
Paul E. Jones - 2017-06-21
Joe W. Critchfield - 2017-06-20
Dorothy E. Myrick - 2017-06-20
Dennis Gene Sweeney - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-20
Jerry Wayne Rogers - 2017-06-20
Patricia L. Hoppe - 2017-06-20
Anna Lee Stair - 2017-06-20
Craig Lavelle Horner - 2017-06-20
Barbara A. Diehl - 2017-06-19
Donna Lea (Carl) Hess - 2017-06-19
Ivan Lee Mack - 2017-06-19
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-17
Jay R. Walter - 2017-06-17
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-16
John Charles Lehman - 2017-06-15
John W. Payne Jr. - 2017-06-15
Jeffery A. Morral - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-15
Roger D. Winesickle - 2017-06-14
Thelma L. Clark - 2017-06-13
Mary E. Dodson - 2017-06-13
Virginia R. Hall - 2017-06-13
Stanley V. Shaffer - 2017-06-13
Eleanor M. Clark - 2017-06-12
Margaret L. Crock - 2017-06-12
Beatrice Louise Smith - 2017-06-12
Glenna M. Fisher - 2017-06-10
Péla N. Marisic - 2017-06-10
Kenneth R. Witt - 2017-06-10
Barbara Jean Kudasik - 2017-06-08
Nancy A. Beaumont - 2017-06-07
Dolores P. Mitchell - 2017-06-07
Robert J. Petrunyak - 2017-06-07
Harold Lloyd Anderson - 2017-06-06

Regional Classifieds
  • Moving Sale- Saturday July 1st. Milligan's Cove Road, Manns Choice. 9am-2pm, Rain or Shine. Furniture, free stuff, clothes, baby, Longaberger.
  • Bedford Gazette is now taking applications for Newspaper Carriers ¥ Part-Time Hours ¥ Full-Time Pay Earn up to $650 every two weeks!!! Contact Joe Beegle at 623-1151 or email at jbeegle@bedfordgazette.com
  • Large Yard Sale- Every Friday and Saturday throughout the summer!! 9am-5pm at the former Travelers Rest Motel located at 14275 Lincoln Highway Everett (Rt 30 between Breezewood and Everett). New items added weekly.
  • HUGE YARD SALE- July 1, 7:30am-? July 2, 9am-2pm. 207 Barclay Street. Girls 0-9months, boys 0-6T. Excellent condition. Baby items, changing table, toddler bedding, womens clothes/shoes, misc.hh, maternity clothes, TOYS!
  • 262A PUBLIC NOTICE TAKE NOTICE THAT the Bedford Area School Board, Bedford County, Pennsylvania under the provisions of the Public School Code, has levied a tax for the fiscal school year 2017-2018 of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years of age or older residing within the territorial limits of the said school district and a tax at the rate of 9.424 mills of assessed value based upon county assessments of real property in said school district. ALSO TAKE NOTICE that the said Bedford Area School District, under the provisions of the Local Tax Enabling Act, Act 511, has reenacted without change, except as hereinafter set forth, the following tax resolutions for general revenue purposes, and the same taxes are imposed for the fiscal school year 2017-2018. A. A tax of five ($5.00) dollars upon each person eighteen (18) years or older residing within the territorial limits of the school district. B. A tax of one (1%) per cent on earned income of residents of that said school district and one (1%) per cent of net profits of businesses, professions, and other activities conducted by residents of said school district. C. A tax of one (1%) per cent on all real estate transferred within the said school district, under the Authority of the Act of 1965, December 31, P.L. 1257. D. An LST/Emergency Municipal Service tax of ten ($10.00) dollars upon persons that are gainfully employed within the said school district. E. An Act 1 tax of .5% on earned income and net profits earned by resident individuals. Proceeds of this tax will be used to fund property tax relief for approved homestead farmstead properties. Christina K. Robosson Business Manager Bedford Area School District
  • CRAWLEY'S HANDYMAN SERVICE Commercial & Residential ¥ Clearing Lots ¥ Tree Removal ¥ Cleaning Gutters ¥ Pressure Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing ¥Spring Clean Up ¥ Mowing & Trimming ¥ Cemetery Mowing & Trimming Fully Insured Free Estimates PA No. 038375 814-285-8395 814-310-8479
  • Bedford Farm Bureau (Curryville Location) has an immediate opening for a Mill Production Employee. Must be able to lift 50 lbs and work as a part of a team. The job hours will be 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and some Saturdays 8:00 and 12:00 p.m. Benefits will be offered after 90 days of employment. Please apply at the Curryville location or email your resume to bfcoop@aol.com.
  • 263A NOTICE Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the Fictitious Names Act a Fictitious Name Registration has been filed with the Corporation Bureau, Department of State, Harrisburg, PA, for filing on behalf of Jackson Mill Pet Boarding, with its principal place of business at 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The interested party in the business is: Cari Nycum, of 627 Jackson Mill Road, Breezewood, Pennsylvania 15533. The principal activity of the business will be for the boarding of pets. Dean A. Crabtree, Esquire 130 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Newly remodeled. Fishertown area. No pets. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • MALLOW REUNION Sunday, June 25 at 1pm Friends & Family Welcome! Pleasant Union Church, Clearville. Plates/cups furnished. Bring covered-dish and drink.

State/National

Smallmouth bass show Susquehanna impaired

BALTIMORE (AP) — Health problems suffered by smallmouth bass in the lower Susquehanna show... More...

Penn State applications down 9 percent

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Population declines and concerns over how to pay for a college... More...

Mellow name removed

SCRANTON,... More...

World

Workers pinned in Bangladesh rubble cry out for rescue

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — ‘‘Save us, brother. I beg you, brother,’’... More...

Local Sports

Ridge and Northern baseball split, Everett wins two

NEW ENTERPRISE — Northern Bedford won the first game of a doubleheader 5-1, but Chestnut... More...

Ridge and Everett girls win both, Tussey stuns SH

LOYSBURG — Chestnut Ridge swept a doubleheader at Northern Bedford on Thursday, winning by... More...

NB girls win Tri-State Invite

HANCOCK,... More...

Worship

National Day of Prayer services planned for Thursday

NATIONAL Day of Prayer service will be held at noon on May 2 in the parking lot of Love In the Name... More...

Assistant pastor to be honored

Assistant Pastor Appreciation Weekend will be celebrated at the Everett Church of God April 27 and... More...

Sale scheduled to raise money for missionary’s work

Crossroads Bible Church in Bedford will host a community-wide yard sale from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 3... More...