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October 12, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Bras for a cause

Curves in Bedford is conducting a fund drive for the American Cancer Society’s Making... More...

Special Sections

Local

Unsocial media

I think where I went wrong was downloading music onto my laptop, burning a disc to play in the car,... More...

Hunting companions

The shelter on Lutzville Road is open daily, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 623-8968 or visit www.bchsonline.org.... More...

Ribbon-cutting ceremony held

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held this week for the renaming of a long-time clothing store in... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This picture was taken on the wedding day of Ray and Betty (Sipes) Berkey on Oct. 13, 1951, in... More...

Brinksmanship

Congressional Republicans have been forced to scale back on the more grandiose plans to thwart... More...

Blue-collar essentials

Last week, a small group of extravagantly wealthy Americans shut down our federal government. They... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers still searching for right mix on offensive line

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Steelers’ revolving door at left tackle continued to swing this... More...

AP’s son dies after horrific assault

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. ( AP) — Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson mourned the death... More...

Panthers win 6-3 over Penguins

SUNRISE,... More...

Worship

Correction

Several pieces of information should have been modified in this week’s announcement of the... More...

Morses end dairy business

CLEARVILLE — It may have been a small dairy operation by today’s standards, but Five... More...

States reopen national parks

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Obama administration’s willingness to reopen national parks... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will display plans for possible alternates for the Allegheny... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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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

Several inches of rain drench Pa.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Unusually heavy rain drenched central Pennsylvania on Thursday and... More...

Pa. releases climate change report months late

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pennsylvania this week quietly released an updated report on what impact... More...

Shutdown keeps planes grounded, crab fleet at dock

WASHINGTON (AP) — New airplanes are grounded, investigations of fatal air and car crashes are... More...

World

Peace Prize goes to chemical-weapons watchdog

BEIRUT (AP) — The watchdog agency working to eliminate the world’s chemical weapons won... More...

Boy, 11, found guilty of murder conspiracy

COLVILLE, Wash. (AP) — An 11-year-old boy was convicted Friday of conspiracy to commit... More...

Local Sports

Chestnut Ridge rolls past Kutztown, 42-21

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge used a four-touchdown effort in the second quarter to pull away... More...

Northern Bedford is too much for West Branch

ALLPORT — After a slow start in the first quarter and half of the second, Northern Bedford... More...

Sipes with another big game as Tussey routs Valley

SAXTON — Juniata Valley drove right down the field on its first possession last night in... More...