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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 Beau... More...

Editorial

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Full Story

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, N.J. (AP) — Ilya Kovalchuk scored his first goal since suffering a shoulder injury... 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

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

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, Pa. (AP) — Former state senator Bob Mellow spent years as a power broker in... 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, Md. — Northern Bedford and Tussey Mountain competed in the 32nd annual Tri-State... 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...