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June 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Taliban kill 10 climbers in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Islamic militants disguised as policemen killed 10 foreign climbers and a... More...

Top of th' Morning

There was a mulch fire at Blue Triangle Hardwoods at 1:46 p.m. Sunday. Everett and Bedford fire... More...

Special Sections

Local

NBC FFA members place second at states

Two Northern Bedford FFA members placed second in recent state competitions.  Mikayla Gates,... More...

Elks aid All 4 Smiles

The Bedford Elks Country Club and Lodge donated $500 to Kayla Jones’ All 4 Smiles stuffed... More...

Police

An attempted burglary in East St. Clair Township was unsuccessful to the relief of homeowner John... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg, Bedford Legion teams split twinbill

All season long, Bedford and Claysburg have battled over which team would be at the top of the... More...

Bedford tops Chestnut Ridge in alumni football game

It was a night for former local legends of the gridiron to take to the field for another shot at... More...

Moose, Blind Pig Brew & Q sweep twinbills

SCHELLSBURG — Bedford Moose/ Camp Hartley increased its lead in the Schellsburg Softball... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Harold Lee Hartman* to Wade A. Johnson, Southampton Twp., $160,000.  William K. Mearkle to... More...

Snowden seeks asylum in Ecuador

MOSCOW (AP) — Edward Snowden, the former National Security Agency contractor wanted by the... More...

Hospital price cuts in limbo

WASHINGTON (AP) — Huge list prices charged by hospitals are drawing increased attention, but... More...

Village hosts Old West storytelling, not reenacting

“The public comes to see the horses go fast and the guns go bang,” said Ken Hall about... More...

Obituaries

Janet (Arnold) Deneen - 2018-12-15
Ray E. Koontz - 2018-12-15
Terry Joseph Malec - 2018-12-14
Rylie A. Weyandt - 2018-12-14
Janet L. Wright - 2018-12-14
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-12
Clyde H. Whetstone - 2018-12-12
Lee Gordon Hughes - 2018-12-12
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-11
Troy Levi Ott - 2018-12-11
Paul M. Stone - 2018-12-11
Jenna Lee Myers - 2018-12-11
Phyllis J. Mitchell - 2018-12-10
Kenneth W. Bowser - 2018-12-08
Clara Ruby Hastings - 2018-12-06
Gerard L. Harclerode - 2018-12-06
Sachiko Horton - 2018-12-06
Hartman W. Black - 2018-12-04
Marjorie G. Hankinson - 2018-12-04
Anne S. Combs - 2018-12-04
Angela Kaye Keenan - 2018-12-04
William W. Titter Jr. - 2018-12-04
Samuel R. Howsare - 2018-12-04
Mason ‘Gene’ Jay - 2018-12-03
Angela K. Keenan - 2018-12-03
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-12-01
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-11-30
David Lee Thompson - 2018-11-29
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-28
Calvin T. Pittman - 2018-11-28
Richard E. Hershberger - 2018-11-28
Arthur Louis Larson - 2018-11-27

Regional Classifieds
  • The Bedford Area School District is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a Computer Technician. Interested applicant should possess a post high school degree in technology and/or demonstrated proficiency in technology related practices and experience. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently are also required. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Please send a letter of interest, resume, three letters of reference: Mr. John Diehl, Director of Technology/CIO, Bedford Area School District, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by December 21, 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Diehl at 814-623-4208 or email diehlj@bedfordasd.org. A ÒJob Description' is available upon request. The BASD is an EOE.
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  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
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  • Bedford, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom House, newly remodeled, hardwood floors, off street parking, small pets considered. Lease/Security Deposit. Call 814-652-0198
  • Administration Support Staff/Student Services Position Full time 12 month position available in the Forbes Road School District for an Administrative Support Staff/Student Services position. Ideal candidates will possess an Associate's Degree or the equivalent, excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing and strong attention to detail. Responsibilities include greeting and directing visitors, answering phones, managing visitor badge security system, receive, record and monitor attendance 7-12. Compose a monthly newsletter to be posted in the local paper as well as on social media. Serve as cafeteria secretary to print and distribute menus, assist in preparing for audits, complete PA reports based on information supplied by nutrition specialist and send account notifications for parents from POS staff regarding students who are in debt. Serve as athletic secretary to assist director with scheduling, phone calls and PIAA regulation compliance. Collect, Monitor and distribute student keys to ensure students are arriving on time and not leaving early. Interested persons should send applications, resumes and clearances to Mark Loucks, Superintendent, mloucks@frsd.info 159 Red Bird Drive, Waterfall, PA 16689. Deadline for applications is December 21, 2018.

State/National

Twinkies to return to shelves July 15

NEW YORK (AP) — Hostess is betting on a sweet comeback for Twinkies when they return to... More...

Checking out the cars in Cumberland Valley

The Cumberland Valley Volunteer Fire Department held its annual fundraiser Saturday. The... More...

After 80 years, CCC work holds up

SOMERSET, Pa. ( AP) — John Livengood of Somerset enrolled in the Civilian Conservation Corps... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

All fraud the same

The famous tale about infamous robber Willie Sutton says he was asked why he stuck up dozens of... More...

The loss of trust

A mid all the heated cross- currents of debate about the National Security Agency’s massive... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates sweep Angels by holding on in extra innings

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Pittsburgh closer Jason Grilli and Los Angeles Angels counterpart... More...

Truex Jr. snaps his long losing streak

SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — The post-race party was a blur after Martin Truex Jr.’s first win... More...

Taylor makes national team

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State wrestler David Taylor had an outstanding run at the 2013 World... More...