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August 23, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Wildfire near Yosemite prompts evacuations

More than 50 wildfires burn in U.S.

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Local

Breakfast, poker run benefits planned

Two events are being held by the Saxton Sportsmens Club on Saturday,... More...

Everett Cash Mutual distributes scholarships

To celebrate Everett Cash Mutual’s 100-year anniversary, the company board elected to forgo... More...

Windber man pleads to kidnapping

A Windber man pleaded guilty in federal court to a charge of kidnapping, United States Attorney... More...

Editorial

Give Cruz a break

We think Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas deserves a break on the question of whether he is an American... More...

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Centrist GOP at risk

I f you’re a moderate Republican, you may want to apply for protection under the endangered... More...

State/National Sports

Mexico tops Panama on homer at LLWS

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MLB replay a slippery slope

Somewhere out there, three baseball minds superior to the ones still cranking hard inside the aging... More...

Little League is scoring big in social media

LLWS Notebook

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Hyndman ballfield nearly complete

HYNDMAN — Gray is greener and smaller is smarter at the Hyndman ballfield where a $60,000... More...

Obama calls for affordable college

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Top of th' Morning

Traffic will be disrupted on Old Route 26 in West Providence Township starting on Monday.... More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
William M. Strayer Jr. - 2017-02-20
Dale L. Price - 2017-02-18
Nancy Green - 2017-02-18
Sandy M. Crawford - 2017-02-17
Sharon Sinclair-Snyder - 2017-02-17
Mary Jane Whitesell - 2017-02-17
Margaret F. Entrekin - 2017-02-17
L. Faith Horner - 2017-02-17
Jennifer (Angelo) Meck - 2017-02-16
Mark (Marck) Robinson - 2017-02-16
Ruby V. Shroyer - 2017-02-16
Thomas L. Spencer - 2017-02-14
Paul M. Calhoun - 2017-02-13
Richard A. May - 2017-02-13
Brent Allen Pensyl - 2017-02-13
Glen M. Johnson - 2017-02-11
Lois Mae Sollenberger - 2017-02-11
Stanley W. Corley Sr. - 2017-02-10
Michael Brady Rininger - 2017-02-10
Cheyanne Marie Powell - 2017-02-10
Dacota Emily Powell - 2017-02-10
Mark B. Atkinson - 2017-02-09
Shirley M. Conner - 2017-02-09
S. June Gosnell - 2017-02-09
Harold Grant Bishop - 2017-02-08
Arnold R. Miller - 2017-02-08
Minnie E. Miller - 2017-02-07
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-04
Mary Amelia Machtley - 2017-02-04
Erma Ruth Ling - 2017-02-04
Ronald W. Bingham - 2017-02-03
Carlton F. Rinker - 2017-02-03
Gary Francis Suggars - 2017-02-03
Roger A. Dodson - 2017-02-02
Geraldine A. Logsdon - 2017-02-02
Brenda J. Sacratini - 2017-02-02

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  • Love In Action International Ministries (LIAIM) A 501(c)(3) non-profit, non-denominational organization focused on establishing and operating children's homes in Latin America, is currently seeking a Director of Development. The primary duties of this position are to lead marketing efforts, discover new funding opportunities, maintain current funding networks, and organize fundraising events in support of the operational, growth, and home office functions of this ministry. The primary work setting is at LIAIM's home office in Altoona, PA; however the successful candidate should expect some out of town travel. Candidate should possess the following qualifications: ¥ Strong organizational, communication and presentation skills across verbal, visual, and written models. ¥ Preferred: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, communications, or non-profit leadership/development ¥ Computer expertise in Microsoft Office including, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Publisher, Outlook, Access, as well as other marketing, fundraising, and publishing applications; Internet proficiency and experience with various social networks. ¥ 3+ years of experience in fundraising ¥ Highest degree of ethics and integrity ¥ High level of initiative; able to work independently and with a team ¥ Strong relationship building and solicitation skills ¥ Goal setting, planning, and execution ¥ Business math skills ¥ Passion for the mission of this ministry and strong desire to promote it For more information about LIAIM, our vision and mission, and a full Director of Development position description, visit our web site at www.liaim.com Interested candidates should email a letter of interest and resume that includes both personal and professional references in PDF form to Gary Zimmerman, Director of LIAIM at: liaim@aol.com Starting salary range is $45,000 to $55,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • HIRING! Valley Community Services is hiring several Home and Community Habilitation Staff to provide supports in the home and community setting in the Bedford County Area. ¥Services offer competitive wages and flexible scheduling. HCH Staff help individuals with intellectual disabilities improve and maintain daily living skills and participate in community activities. Must be dependable and have good communication skills. High school diploma or a GED and valid PA driver's license and pre-employment drug testing required, so is the ability to obtain background clearances. Experience preferred but not required. If interested, please contact Kelly Fetsko at 814-418-3425 or kfetsko@valleycs.org. EOE
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State/National

Are they ripe yet?

A bear looks for apples in a backyard of a house, Thursday in Stroudsburg. Shortly before this... More...

Manure fire stinks up Vt. town

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College receives $5M estate gift

ANNVILLE, Pa. ( AP) — Lebanon Valley College says it is receiving the largest estate gift in... More...

World

Egypt’s Mubarak under house arrest

CAIRO (AP) — Wearing a white T-shirt and flashing a smile, Hosni Mubarak was transferred from... More...

Russian spacewalkers encounter faulty equipment

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A pair of spacewalking cosmonauts installed a new telescope mount... More...

Local Sports

Mount Union tops Everett and NBC

MOUNT UNION — Everett’s Logan Brallier was the medalist on Thursday in a match against... More...

Bedford, Ridge tennis lose

Somerset defeated Bedford on Thursday, 4-1.  Allison Shuke won in the... More...

Sports Results

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22 Girls Tennis Central 7, Chestnut Ridge 0 Somerset 4, Bedford... More...

Worship

Everett church to host community street fair

FREE community street fair will be hosted by the Everett United Methodist Church on Aug. 24,... More...

NJ governor signs ban

TRENTON, N. J. ( AP) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has signed a law barring licensed... More...

Ad campaigns launched

WASHINGTON (AP) — A coalition of Evangelical groups, including the Southern Baptist... More...