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November 8, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Wages, new computers at county budget hearings

Staff wage increases and computer purchases were among the requests brought to the Bedford County... More...

Obama sorry Americans losing health coverage

WASHINGTON (AP) — Seeking to calm a growing furor, President Barack Obama said Thursday... More...

Special Sections

Local

Colledge’s poster earns third place

Full Story

WWII veterans invited to place thumbprint in statue

Bedford County World War II Veterans are invited to place their thumbprints into the clay statue of... More...

Shoebox collection week is Nov. 18-25

With holiday supplies already covering the store shelves, area residents, families, churches and... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

NFL must end bullying

There is a phrase increasingly popular in Washington: “adult supervision.” It’s... More...

Christie off and running

I t’s a good thing he slimmed down because he’s running. The worstkept secret in... More...

State/National Sports

Robinson hoping to play bigger role for Pitt hoops

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon says he’s ready for sophomore point... More...

Steelers defense searches for answers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ryan Clark is familiar with the drill.  Every time the Pittsburgh... More...

Cutch looks back on special season

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Andrew McCutchen might be the best player on the Pittsburgh Pirates, but... More...

Worship

Churches to host benefit dinners for Yoder family

BENEFIT dinners have been planned for Mark Yoder of Imler who is undergoing treatment for cancer.... More...

Prayer, praise event planned

Fall prayer and praise event will be hosted by Ladies Encounter at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at the... More...

Health kits, quilts donated

The Ladies at Messiah Lutheran Church collected donated supplies from May through September to... More...

Students learn dangers of tobacco

MANNS CHOICE — County students learned the dangers of tobacco use and underage drinking as... More...

Lawsuit against sheriff, county to go forward

A federal judge has ruled that a wrongful termination suit filed against Bedford County Sheriff... More...

Weightman seeks GOP nod for 78th District seat

A therapeutic counselor for children, retired educator and current Rainsburg Borough council... More...

Top of th' Morning

Due to a donation of fresh produce, The Bedford Food Outreach will be open today, 10 a.m. to... More...

Obituaries

Karen B. Brantner - 2018-10-19
Ralph Eugene Jay - 2018-10-19
Donald Wayne Mortimore - 2018-10-19
Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • 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
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.

State/National

Tower to open opposite NYC’s 9/11 memorial

NEW YORK ( AP) — One World Trade Center with its symbolically freighted 1,776- foot spire is... More...

Ohio museum plans public events for World War II heroes

CINCINNATI (AP) — Military and history buffs will be able to watch online as surviving... More...

Americans cut back on credit card use

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans cut back on using their credit cards in September for the fourth... More...

World

Typhoon of historic power hits Philippines

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — One of the most powerful typhoons ever recorded slammed into the... More...

Kerry heading to Geneva

GENEVA (AP) — Iran’s chief nuclear negotiator signaled progress at talks with six world... More...

Scientists: Yasser Arafat probably poisoned

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Yasser Arafat’s mysterious 2004 death turned into a whodunit... More...

Local Sports

Lions are ready to defend their district title

Progress, determination, improvement and confidence are just a few ways to describe the Chestnut... More...

Bison club taking donations for player

At Saturday’s District 5/8- AA semifinal game between Bedford and Everett, the Bison... More...

Northern again among top contenders in 5-A field

Winning at Northern Bedford is about as much of a guarantee these days as the sun coming up each... More...