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August 24, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Obama targets college message to Pa.

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Top of th' Morning

Another Pre-K class will be offered at Bedford Elementary School. The Learning Lamp will be adding... More...

Special Sections

Local

Leaving a mark

No one is quite sure about the origins of “ Kilroy was here,” which became an iconic... More...

Young, old big and small

Some of the pets at the Bedford County Animal Shelter who are looking for homes are also... More...

Smith wins Chili Cookoff

The Hopewell Senior Center hosted its Second Annual Chili Cookoff on Aug.... More...

Local Sports

Playoffs in Schellsburg Fast-Pitch league getting close to a finish

The fast pitch playoffs are coming to an end. On Wednesday, New Baltimore eliminated Tony Roy. Tony... More...

Schellsburg Fast-Pitch

Semifinals Best of Three Games Series Wednesday, August 21 New Baltimore 11, Tony... More...

Bulletin Board

The Chestnut Ridge Athletic Department will offer reserved seating season tickets for the 2013... More...

State/National Sports

Johnson ready for his return to Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The whistle sounded to end practice, and wave upon wave of Pittsburgh... More...

Hainsey claims Weyant Memorial

Kobylarz takes ARDC feature race for midgets

It was an action packed night at the Bedford Fairgrounds Speedway on Friday, with four of the... More...

Steelers add Jones in trade with Eagles

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers bolstered their injury-plagued backfield on Friday,... More...

Group spurs action for food bank

CLAYSBURG — Funds are dwindling as food prices climb and community support falls off, making... More...

Higgins unveils new ARD program

District Attorney Bill Higgins has unveiled a Summary Offense Accelerated Rehabilitation... More...

50 years after King, marchers gather in DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — Next week, the nation’s first black president, a living symbol of the... More...

Obituaries

Luella Dorothea Kraft - 2018-05-22
Mark Edward McConnell - 2018-05-22
Melvin E. Miller - 2018-05-22
Rita M. Rose-Grine - 2018-05-22
Michael F. Amick Sr. - 2018-05-21
Ruth B. Wilson - 2018-05-21
Clad D. Clark - 2018-05-21
James C. Brough - 2018-05-19
Jeffrey Neil Jonovich - 2018-05-19
John M. Miller - 2018-05-19
Jude A. Donatelli - 2018-05-19
Frances E. Defibaugh - 2018-05-18
Ethel P. Ranker - 2018-05-18
Steve Furmanchick - 2018-05-18
Richard Kund - 2018-05-18
John M. Miller - 2018-05-18
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-17
Troy R. Mickel - 2018-05-17
Christopher Marshall - 2018-05-17
George H. Roberts - 2018-05-17
Doreen M. Edwards - 2018-05-14
Freda M. Endress - 2018-05-14
Carlyn Lee Williams - 2018-05-14
Memorial Service - 2018-05-14
Don ‘Pa’ Stewart - 2018-05-12
Wayne W. Baughman - 2018-05-12
Jeffrey L. Whisel - 2018-05-12
Edward L. Wolford - 2018-05-12
Barry John Fluke, Sr. - 2018-05-12
Jessie Loretta Deni - 2018-05-10
Galen C. Carson - 2018-05-09
Linda Diane Hanks - 2018-05-09
Beverly Oakes - 2018-05-09
Ruth M. Hoppe - 2018-05-08
Joseph F. Croyle - 2018-05-07
Paul W. Butler - 2018-05-05
Peter Elijah Emerick - 2018-05-04
Glenda Stickel - 2018-05-04
Martha Price - 2018-05-04
Memorial Service - 2018-05-04
Marjorie E. Mearkle - 2018-05-03

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  • SPORTS REPORTER The Bedford Gazette is now taking applications for a Sports Reporter who will focus on the 6 school districts in the Gazette coverage area. Send resume and 3 references to: jbeegle@bedfordgazette.com
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  • Bedford-Somerset DBHS is recruiting for Clerk Typist 3. The Civil Service Application and Exam for future vacancies is open and will close on 6/23/18. Complex clerical experience req. Please call DBHS at 814-443-4891 ext. 4240 by 6/7/18, for more details. EOE.
  • 167A BID NOTICE Sealed proposals will be received by the: Woodbury Township, 2nd class of Bedford County at P.O. Box 280, Woodbury, PA 16695 until 7:00 P.M. on June 7, 2018, for the following: PHASE 2 ITEM 4 44,389 S.Y. DOUBLE SEALCOAT WITH RS-2PM (E-2M)/CRS-2PM (E-3M) PHASE 2 ITEM 5 44,389 S.Y. FIBER REINFORCED SEAL COAT EACH PHASE TO BE BID AND AWARDED SEPARATELY PHASE 2 OPTION 1 = ITEM 4 ONLY PHASE 2 OPTION 2 = ITEM 5 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 municipality. 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. Woodbury Township 2nd Class BY: Denise L. Ott, Sec/Treas May 3, 2018
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."

State/National

Meritpages highlight students’ success

ALBANY, NY — Parents, teachers, coaches and friends finally have a way to hear about the good... More...

Bison transferred to reservation from park

FORT BELKNAP, Mont. ( AP) — Bison once helped sustain Native Americans on the plains of... More...

Cars collide at Sunnyside connector

No one was seriously hurt in this two-car crash Friday afternoon at the intersection of the Route... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Brothers Guy E. Shipley (1891- 1951) and Hiram R. Shipley (1887-1966) were young men in this... More...

Fines not enough

One of Wall Street’s high-rollers has finally been forced to admit he’s guilty of... More...

The impact of Billy Graham

Billy Graham came to prominence in 1949 while preaching a revival at the “Canvas... More...