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August 20, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gunrunners smuggled firearms to N.Y.C. on buses

NEW YORK (AP) — A pair of gunrunners smuggled firearms into New York City by hiding them in... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Farmers’ Market will be open Wednesday. The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.... More...

Special Sections

Local

Tussey waives tuition for Huntingdon student

SAXTON — The Tussey Mountain School Board took care of some business items Monday night... More...

Auditions set for ‘Peter Pan’

Auditions for the children’s show, “Peter Pan,” will be held at Gardner Memorial... More...

Police

A Manns Choice man was cited for criminal mischief after allegedly damaging a Hyndman man’s... More...

World

Mubarak release would fuel unrest in Egypt

CAIRO (AP) — A court ruling Monday raised the possibility of jailed ex-president Hosni... More...

Chief says UN is changing to deal with attacks

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Ban Kimoon told a memorial service on Monday’s... More...

Prince William describes his joy at parenthood with CNN

LONDON (AP) — His newborn son is ‘‘a little bit of a rascal’’ and car... More...

Local Sports

Curve split a doubleheader

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve salvaged a split of the doubleheader on Monday night with the... More...

Sports Schedule

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20 Girls Tennis Chestnut Ridge at Rockwood, 4 p.m. Greater Johnstown... More...

Bulletin Board

Tickets are available for the banquet to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Bedford football. The... More...

Discovery Time won’t open for school year

After reconsideration by its would-be landlord, Discovery Time School will not be able to open at... More...

Deputy praised for saving garage

A Bedford County sheriff ’s deputy is a hero, say a Salemville couple, after his quick... More...

Creditors file objections to Detroit’s bankruptcy

DETROIT (AP) — The city’s biggest employee union, retirees and even a few dozen... More...

Obituaries

Doris Jane Fulton - 2018-08-16
A. Lorraine Walter - 2018-08-16
Raymond Lee Gordon - 2018-08-16
Verna June Neuder - 2018-08-16
Charlotte J. Nause - 2018-08-15
Jacqueline M. Davis - 2018-08-14
Ronald Eugene Wilson - 2018-08-14
Clair E. Calhoun - 2018-08-13
Mary L. Holler - 2018-08-13
Troy R. Lankey - 2018-08-13
Bruce T. Deneen - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-10
Joseph E. Turner - 2018-08-10
Terry Ann Fultz - 2018-08-10
Jimmy Earl Hoover - 2018-08-10
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-10
Donald R. Weimer - 2018-08-09
Linda A. Rodgers - 2018-08-09
Franklin W. Hillegas - 2018-08-08
Waylon D. Corbin - 2018-08-08
George R. Hoey Sr. - 2018-08-08
Linda Lou Dull - 2018-08-08
Charles B. Engle - 2018-08-07
Lorna Clark - 2018-08-07
Daniel L. Hart - 2018-08-07
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-07
Jack Smith - 2018-08-06
James E. Balme Jr. - 2018-08-04
Karen L. Jasper - 2018-08-04
Alma J. Barefoot - 2018-08-04
Terry E. Fix - 2018-08-04
Thomas P. Wolfe - 2018-08-03
Carl F. Rowser - 2018-08-02
Robert G. Sichko - 2018-08-02
Helen L. Manges - 2018-08-01
Helen L. Gordon - 2018-07-31
Thomas A. Rose - 2018-07-30
Travis L. Feight - 2018-07-28
Pamela S. Hann - 2018-07-28
Eva R. Karns - 2018-07-28
John C. Mickey Jr. - 2018-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For rent: Three-bedroom mobile home in Little Valley. Central air, recent updates. No smoking/pets. $500 mo. plus utilities. 717-413-0353 or melissastages@gmail.com
  • 346 INVITATION TO BID The Borough of Dudley is currently seeking sealed proposals for Snow Plowing & Removal Services. Proposals will be accepted by US Mail and must be received by September 30, 2018. All work performed by the contractor must be accomplished using the contractor's owned and/or rented equipment. Salt/Anti-Skid will be provided by the Borough. The contractor shall furnish the Borough with satisfactory proof of carriage of insurance. Proposals must be addressed to: Kimberly Fessler, Borough Secretary Dudley Borough P.O. Box 295 Dudley, PA 16634
  • Three-bedroom for rent including water, sewage and garbage. $475. Security deposit required. 635-0597
  • 391A Hopewell Township Huntingdon County The September 1, 2018 meeting has been changed to September 8th at 8:00 am at the St. Pauls United Church of Christ Parsonage. Wendy Melius Hopewell Secretary
  • 331A PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Pennsylvania Clean Streams Law and Surface Mining and Reclamation Act, notice is hereby given that J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., 110 Windermere Lane, Somerset, PA 15501 has submitted an application to the PA DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119 for a revision to their existing surface mine permit #05070101. J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., is requesting approval to add 5.5 acres to the permit in order to modify and expand an existing passive mine drainage treatment system for long term water treatment. In conjunction with this revision, the operator is also requesting a variance on the 100' barrier of the East Fork of Brewster Hollow Run. The variance will begin approximately 380' south of the point where the East Fork crosses under T-596 Martin Farm Road, and extends downstream approximately 470' on the north side of the stream. The variance is being requested in order to modify an existing passive treatment system already located within the 100' stream barrier. The receiving streams for the permit area are Brewster Hollow Run and East Fork Brewster Hollow Run. The operation is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as Reed Mine. The permit area is situated on the property of Reed Family Investments and Detwiler Industries, Inc., north of East Fork Brewster Hollow Run and on both sides of T-596, Martin Farm Road. The Saxton, PA U.S. Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map contains the area described 12.0 inches north and 10.7 inches west of the bottom right hand corner of the printed area of the map. Access to the operation is from T-596, Martin Farm Road. A copy of the application for revision is available for public inspection at the Broad Top Township Office, 187 Municipal Road, Defiance, PA 16633. Anyone wishing to submit comments or requests for an informal conference concerning this application for revision should write to the DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119, within thirty (30) days of the final publication of this notice stating his or her name, address, telephone number, and the nature of their objection.
  • 382A TAX CLAIM BUREAU
  • Concrete Construction Company has job opening for a laborer/finisher. Experience a plus but willing to train. Competitive Wages. 814-585-1700
  • Hurley Tree Service LLC New Paris, PA Cutting, Trimming, Pruning & Removal of Trees and Shrubs. Mulching Firewood Fully Insured Free Estimates Large & Small Jobs (814) 889-8003
  • BEARD TREE SERVICE Trimming, Removal & Clean-Up Stump Grinding ¥Fully Insured ¥Free Estimates (814)494-3031 If no answer please leave message
  • 2002 Ford Taurus- nice, clean car. $3995 OBO 623-2121 or 623-8828

State/National

Task force: Prepare for rising seas

NEW YORK (AP) — Coastal communities should assume floods are going to happen more frequently... More...

Budget cuts mean fewer children at Head Start

WASHINGTON (AP) — Automatic federal spending cuts will reduce the number of low-income... More...

Heavy rains a disaster for S.C. agriculture

HARLEYVILLE,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Governed to extinction

There is an old saying that you can’t legislate common sense. Tell that to our state... More...

Past spokesmen’s spin

Gov. Tom Corbett may not be changing his message as he shifts into re- election mode, but for the... More...

State/National Sports

Tennessee routs Delaware in LLWS elimination game

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Knox Preston’s head turned out to be fine. And so is the... More...

Stewart out rest of Cup season, Martin takes over in 14 car

Out for the season with a broken leg, Tony Stewart turned to one of NASCAR’s most respected... More...

Bolt steals the show on track’s big stage again

MOSCOW ( AP) — Yes, Usain Bolt dazzled again.  He usually does on the biggest of stages,... More...