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August 21, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Gunman fires at police from Georgia school

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Ready for battle

Bedford, Everett and Alum Bank firemen gathered at Fort Bedford Park Tuesday evening to hone their... More...

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Local

ACM prepares to offer ‘blended’ courses

CUMBERLAND, Md. — Allegany College of Maryland, a regional leader in extending higher... More...

Group plans race events for Labor Day

Cumberland Valley Rec Council will kick off its Annual Labor Day picnic with a “Racin’... More...

Commissioners hire jail, court staff

The Bedford County commissioners took care of some personnel items Tuesday in a brief... More...

Editorial

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Filner’s headlock

Being mayor of San Diego has to be one of the best jobs in American politics: wonderful year- round... More...

Can he write his own laws?

A s a reaction to the crack epidemic of the 1980s, many federal drug laws carry strict mandatory... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers still sloppy at the halfway mark of preseason

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Mike Tomlin is running out of... More...

Eagles name Vick the starter

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Michael Vick took a pay cut and had to compete for his job when he... More...

Marathon bombing responders, vets play at Fenway

BOSTON (AP) — Josh Wege stepped into the pitch and smacked the neon yellow softball off the... More...

U.S. considers cutting some aid to Egypt

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration, undertaking a major review of... More...

Bedford prepares for ‘best days of the year’

Bedford Area School Board approved numerous business and personnel items Tuesday as the district... More...

Wildfire spending tops $1B

GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) — Wildfires burning in Oregon, Idaho and Montana are taxing national... More...

Top of th' Morning

“Meet the Bison Night” will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22 at Bedford High School. All... More...

Obituaries

Patricia A. Jay - 2017-06-27
Arthur Troy VanPelt - 2017-06-27
Ronald Dennis McCahan - 2017-06-26
Lorraine Vaughn - 2017-06-26
Richard A. Walter - 2017-06-26
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

Regional Classifieds
  • Sugar Snap Peas, Snow Peas, call now. New potatoes now available, white, red, blue. Call Peaceful Path Produce 814-847-2348
  • Teaching Position Accepting applications for the following position for the 2017-2018 school year: 1. Agriculture Teacher Appropriate Pennsylvania certification required. Send letter of interest, Pennsylvania Standard Application, resume, copy of certificate, transcripts, NTE/PRAXIS scores, three written letters of reference, and Act 34, Act 151, and FBI clearances to Mr. Mark J. Kudlawiec, Superintendent, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, telephone (814) 839-4195, extension 2010. Deadline: 3:00 p.m. on July 7, 2017. EOE
  • 260 BID NOTICE Sealed proposals will be received by Pavia Township of Bedford County at 1850 Burnt House Rd, Imler, PA 16655 until 4:30 PM, on July 7, 2017, for the following: PHASE 1- ITEM 1- 124 TON- WARM MIX WEARING COURSE, 9.5mm, IN PLACE PHASE 1- ITEM 2- 180 L.F.- MILLING OF BITUMINOUS PAVEMENT NOTCHES PHASE 1- ITEM 3- 83 TON- WARM MIX WEARING COURSE, 9.5mm, FINE GRADED, IN PLACE PHASE 2- ITEM 4- 47,394 S.Y.- DOUBLE SEALCOAT WITH RS-2PM (E-2M)/CRS-2PM (E-3M) Each phase to be bid and awarded seperately. Phase 1 Option 1= Items 1 & 2 only. Phase 2 Option 2= Items 2 & 3 only. Liquidated damages apply at the rate of $870.00 per calendar day. Proposals must be upon the forms furnished by the Municipality. For third class cities the bid must be accompanied by a certified check or bid bond in the amount of 10% of the bid, made payable to the municipality. For other municipal types it is the discretion of the muncipality. A performance bond or certified check in the amount of 100% of the contract shall be furnished by the successful bidder within 20 days after the contract is awarded. The Municipality reserves the right to reject any or all proposals. Pavia Township Shane L. Corle Supervisor 6/21/2017
  • 1-BDR cottage for rent- Country setting includes stove, refrigerator, water, septic, and garbage removal. $425/month. Pets additional. References required. 814-623-8696.
  • Garage Sale- 6/29-30. 9am-? 476 Main Street, Osterburg. 2 dressers, outdoor bar set, aluminum boat w/trolling motor, small desk, metal futon frame, lots of misc.
  • Full or part-time customer service rep needed for a local established insurance agency located in Claysburg. Must have a pleasant personality, have great organizational skills, and be able to multitask. Rate of pay to be discussed. Property & Casualty lic preferred, but can be gained. Email resumes to applyhere@comcast.net or fax 724-349-0111.
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  • ADOPTION: ª Doctor & Broadway Musical Exec Promise 1st Baby a Life of LOVE, Laughter, Happiness. Expenses Paid ª 1-800-997-1720 ª
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 274 Blossom Lane Schellsburg, PA 814-839-4181 NOW U-PICK CHERRIES!! $1.60 per lb. Bring you own container Open Daily 7am-8pm For more info go to: www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • TMF TREE SERVICES Professional Tree Trimming & Removal 24hr Emergency Services Fully Insured - Free Estimates The Trail to Excellence Starts Here! 814-979-3216

State/National

Hawaii to study sharks after spike in attacks

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii officials plan to spend the next two years studying tiger shark... More...

Mosquitoes worse this summer in parts of U.S.

WASHINGTON (AP) — The tiny mosquito all too often has man on the... More...

Pa. man proud of Paterno billboard

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania man says he paid for a billboard on a rural... More...

Local Sports

Straub, Bedford team capture titles at BCAA

Bedford made an early statement toward being the county’s best golf team in 2013 by winning... More...

Lady Bison tennis opens with win over Johnstown

Last fall, the Bedford girls tennis squad was young and it showed.  The Lady Bisons returned... More...

Funds still needed for fields

The financial end of the project to upgrade the athletic fields at the Snake Spring Community Park... More...