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October 18, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Environmentalists seek strength in power of diversity

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Thousands of young environmentalists from around the country are heading to... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Federated Library System and Bedford County Library have changed their board... More...

Special Sections

Local

AIM artwork showcased Sunday

An art workshop that began this year for adults with intellectual disabilities invites the public... More...

Dog park hosting Barktoberfest events

Barktoberfest will be held Oct. 18-20 at the Blair County Dog Park. The rain date is Oct.... More...

Brochure wins fourth

The Fall Foliage Committee received fourth place in the 2013 International Best Brochure... More...

Local Sports

HOPE for Hyndman Hornets round out regular season .500 with victory

Boys Soccer HOPE for Hyndman 3, Berlin Brothersvalley 1 HYNDMAN — The HOPE for Hyndman... More...

A look at Class A football playoffs, weekly picks

Single A Playoffs  Single A playoffs - District 5 there are six teams that have won four games... More...

—— Junior High ——

Everett 27, Mount Union 12  EVERETT — The Everett Warriors junior high football team... More...

Worship

Grief Share group forming at Breezewood church

GRIEF SHARE, a grief recovery support group, will meet Sundays, beginning Oct. 20, at 6:30 p.m. at... More...

St. James Episcopal Church bell will be silent for a while this autumn

Since 1957, the bell in the St. James Episcopal Church at 309 S. Richard St., Bedford, has reminded... More...

Everett explains new school profiles

EVERETT — This school year, 2013- 14, would have been the one that Pennsylvania’s... More...

Obama lashes GOP over shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — In withering day-after criticism, President Barack Obama declared Thursday... More...

View from above

Colorful leaves and, in the distance, brown cornfields can be seen in this view from near the top... More...

Obituaries

Lori Colleen Gould - 2018-06-25
Sharon A. Neville - 2018-06-25
Mayme Ellen Brick - 2018-06-23
David William Grace - 2018-06-23
Vera M. Sparks - 2018-06-23
Delores L. Lantz - 2018-06-22
Ronald S. Matolyak - 2018-06-21
Ronald Carl Anderson - 2018-06-20
Lillian C. Shroyer - 2018-06-20
Mary Ellen Williams - 2018-06-20
Janet L. Clapper - 2018-06-19
John Lee Miller - 2018-06-18
Lloyd Louis Shipe - 2018-06-18
John Lee Miller - 2018-06-16
Richard ‘Dick’ Day - 2018-06-15
Gerald R. Lockard Jr. - 2018-06-15
Catherine R. Shaffer - 2018-06-15
Karen L. Deremer - 2018-06-14
Amy E. Burtnett - 2018-06-13
Gary Eugene Teeter - 2018-06-13
David William Grace - 2018-06-12
Shirley Mae Pennel - 2018-06-12
Obituary Correction - 2018-06-12
Betty J. Ressler - 2018-06-11
Shirley H. Ellington - 2018-06-09
Beulah Arlene Smouse - 2018-06-08
Gary Eugene Teeter - 2018-06-08
Larry G. Walters - 2018-06-08
Gerald Rae Clark II - 2018-06-07
Robert I. Egolf - 2018-06-07
Jamie W. Hershberger - 2018-06-06
Mabel L. King - 2018-06-06

Regional Classifieds
  • TRACTOR RIDE June 30- 10am Starting at the Clearville Municipal Building and going to the Road Kill Cafe for lunch and back to the Municipal Building. Minimum speed 10 mph
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA - HOME EVERY NIGHT! Benefits include health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Interested applicants call 814-847-2742 H. EUGENE KOONTZ TRUCKING, INC.
  • ADOPTION: LOVING, secure, 1st time parents long to adopt a baby. Expenses pd. Penny & Eric, 1-262-732-3678
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  • Apartment for rent above Zimmerman's Ace fix-it Hardware. 2 BDR, 1 Bath with sunporch. Newly remodeled apartment. Rent includes: heat, water/sewer, trash. $645 per month. Please call 814-652-5014 for application.
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  • L&R CONTRACTING, INC. Siding - Decks - Framing Pole Buildings & Additions PA Reg # 004556 Quality since 1988 ¥ Imler, PA FREE ESTIMATES call 814-276-3947
  • Jim's Handyman Service Kitchen, Bath, Basement Remodeling, Additions, Siding, Decks, Painting, Drywall finishing, Garage Building, Roofing & Concrete, Windows Installed, Soffit & Fascia, Etc. Licenses & Insured 814-494-8797
  • NEW POSITION AVAILABLE Help create your own job! A small, growing business in Bedford needs to add your help! Duties will include: Answering Phones Managing Social Media Accounts & Assisting with Office Duties Competitive Wages Available Starting Pay Based on Experience Must have High School Education Must have Competent Computer Skills Must be Competent with Microsoft, Internet & Email Applications May be Required to Work Some Weekends. Looking for someone who's Social Media Savvy!!! Send Resumes & Cover Letters to: newjob15522@gmail.com EOE

State/National

Officials set Oct. 20-26 at National Radon Action Week

The federal government is taking action on radon gas to prevent lung cancer deaths in the United... More...

After asthma death, Philly looks at school staffing

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Daniel Burch wonders whether to home school his two asthmatic sons, after... More...

Stack to run for Pa. lieutenant gov.

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Philadelphia state senator who for months toyed with the idea of... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

GOP deserves choices

The rumors of... More...

Crises aren’t over

My Republican father used to say that conservatism was looking for stairs to walk down rather than... More...

State/National Sports

Crosby, Fleury lift Penguins past Flyers, 4-1

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sidney Crosby, Jussi Jokinen and Chris Kunitz scored goals, leading the... More...

Confident WR Brown on record pace for Steelers

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Antonio Brown keeps insisting he didn’t get into it with Pittsburgh... More...

Cardinals need one more big start from pitcher Wacha

ST. LOUIS (AP) — For four straight starts, Michael Wacha has been all but untouchable and... More...