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August 3, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

American economy adds jobs, but not many

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy is steadily adding jobs — just not at a consistently... More...

Top of th' Morning

U.S. Rep. Bill Shuster has introduced a bill that would “rein in the EPA.” Shuster... More...

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Local

A dream come true

My maternal grandfather Antonio Gomez was a hard worker. When Grandpa Tony crossed the border from... More...

Looking up for you

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Ridge ex-PTO treasurer gets probation

Leanna Marie Gottshall was sentenced to five year’s probation in Bedford County court Friday... More...

Local Sports

Winning Edge making its name

Mike Whitcomb is wellknown for his sporting accomplishments in Bedford County and beyond.... More...

Senior Pirates team to play at Everett

The Bedford Senior Pirates team will be playing closer to home this weekend, in a doubleheader... More...

Schellsburg leagues are winding down

I have kept busy this week. On Monday, there was a senior slam golf event at Down River. Tuesday, I... More...

Taking a break

Hailey Harris, 4, takes a rest among items her parents, Merle and Kelly Harris, are selling during... More...

County programs get pre-k grants

Two Bedford County pre-school programs — one already established and another starting up... More...

Divided Congress takes summer break

WASHINGTON (AP) — The accomplishments are few, the chaos plentiful in the 113th Congress, a... 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

Fire department borrows fire truck from collector

HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The Hagerstown Fire Department has borrowed a ladder truck from a... More...

Pa. robber left shoes, fled on bike

ALTOONA, Pa. ( AP) — Police in central Pennsylvania are hoping to find the person who fits a... More...

Carnival cruise crime data

NEW YORK (AP) — Carnival Corp. released data about 127 alleged crimes reported on its North... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Wilfred Brick of Hyndman stood with his guitar in front of his 1934 Ford coupe in this... More...

Summer slowdown

Now for the good news: The unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent, the lowest in four years.... More...

Case is cautionary tail

Bradley Manning’s conviction by a military court for his leaks of military documents should... More...

State/National Sports

Tulowitzki leads Rockies past Pirates, 4-2

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Jhoulys Chacin allowed one run on six hits over eight innings and the... More...

Steelers DB’s primed again

LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steeler cornerbacks are trying their best to forget about... More...

Warner shares stories on kids

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Curt Warner hesitated and took a breath before stepping back to the... More...