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October 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

St. Thomas raises funds for Strides team

In an effort to raise money for a local Making Strides for Breast Cancer team, the teachers at St.... More...

Top of th' Morning

A “Pink Out” will be held at the Bedford girls’ soccer game Wednesday. The game... More...

Special Sections

Local

Aging agency discusses budget

BREEZEWOOD — The governing board of the Huntingdon Bedford- Fulton Agency on Aging gathered... More...

Borough nixes plan to ban parking for on-street bike path

Bedford Borough Council has backed off on banning parking along several blocks at the south edge of... More...

Police

An Everett woman was arrested for driving under the influence in West Providence Township. State... More...

World

White diamond fetches $30.6M

HONG KONG (AP) — A white diamond the size of a small egg sold for $30.6 million at a Hong... More...

Local Sports

Bedford beats Ridge in match of unbeatens

FISHERTOWN — With the way things were going for Bedford on Monday afternoon at Chestnut... More...

Claysburg volleyball sweeps Northern Bedford

LOYSBURG — The Claysburg volleyball team has built up some momentum, and it was hoping to... More...

NBC boys, Everett girls win

LOYSBURG — Northern Bedford defeated Everett on Monday, 5-1. Coltin Ebersole and Trey... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Andrew Benton and Katelynn Johnson of Breezewood are delighted to announce the birth of a daughter.... More...

Making Strides walk set for Oct. 19

The American Cancer Society has announced the upcoming 3rd Annual Making Strides Against Breast... More...

Pink Out at Bedford

These Bedford High School students and their infant visitor sported the color of the night —... More...

Holiday Hair collecting ‘change for a cure’

Stylists Kelly Welsh (left), Brittany Eader, Amanda Barkman and Chrissy Fischer (front) posed at... 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

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

Funding cancer research

Beating the odds one donation at a time

EDITOR’S NOTE: A large percentage of the... More...

Roof failure damages airship

TUSTIN, Calif. (AP) — A $35 million lighter-than-air dirigible was damaged and began leaking... More...

Libraries observe national month by going pink

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and PA Forward Pennsylvania Libraries, an... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Shutdown loses steam

House Republicans have voted more than 40 times to kill the Affordable Care Act, also known as... More...

Screening mammogram

I f you are a woman who has recently turned 40, perhaps your primary care physician has advised you... More...

State/National Sports

Wacha pitches Cardinals over Pirates, Game 5 on deck

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Michael Wacha heard the chants. Then again, when 40,000 people clad in... More...

Ex-Cardinal Brown looking for a career revival with Steelers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — It’s not exactly a homecoming for Levi Brown, but when the Pittsburgh... More...

Browns enjoying the surprising view in AFC North

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Pro Bowl left tackle Joe Thomas was just shy of his 11th birthday the last... More...