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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

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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

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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

Doris Jane Fulton - 2018-08-16
A. Lorraine Walter - 2018-08-16
Raymond Lee Gordon - 2018-08-16
Verna June Neuder - 2018-08-16
Charlotte J. Nause - 2018-08-15
Jacqueline M. Davis - 2018-08-14
Ronald Eugene Wilson - 2018-08-14
Clair E. Calhoun - 2018-08-13
Mary L. Holler - 2018-08-13
Troy R. Lankey - 2018-08-13
Bruce T. Deneen - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-11
James D. Garner - 2018-08-10
Joseph E. Turner - 2018-08-10
Terry Ann Fultz - 2018-08-10
Jimmy Earl Hoover - 2018-08-10
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-10
Donald R. Weimer - 2018-08-09
Linda A. Rodgers - 2018-08-09
Franklin W. Hillegas - 2018-08-08
Waylon D. Corbin - 2018-08-08
George R. Hoey Sr. - 2018-08-08
Linda Lou Dull - 2018-08-08
Charles B. Engle - 2018-08-07
Lorna Clark - 2018-08-07
Daniel L. Hart - 2018-08-07
Obituary Correction - 2018-08-07
Jack Smith - 2018-08-06
James E. Balme Jr. - 2018-08-04
Karen L. Jasper - 2018-08-04
Alma J. Barefoot - 2018-08-04
Terry E. Fix - 2018-08-04
Thomas P. Wolfe - 2018-08-03
Carl F. Rowser - 2018-08-02
Robert G. Sichko - 2018-08-02
Helen L. Manges - 2018-08-01
Helen L. Gordon - 2018-07-31
Thomas A. Rose - 2018-07-30
Travis L. Feight - 2018-07-28
Pamela S. Hann - 2018-07-28
Eva R. Karns - 2018-07-28
John C. Mickey Jr. - 2018-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For rent: Three-bedroom mobile home in Little Valley. Central air, recent updates. No smoking/pets. $500 mo. plus utilities. 717-413-0353 or melissastages@gmail.com
  • 346 INVITATION TO BID The Borough of Dudley is currently seeking sealed proposals for Snow Plowing & Removal Services. Proposals will be accepted by US Mail and must be received by September 30, 2018. All work performed by the contractor must be accomplished using the contractor's owned and/or rented equipment. Salt/Anti-Skid will be provided by the Borough. The contractor shall furnish the Borough with satisfactory proof of carriage of insurance. Proposals must be addressed to: Kimberly Fessler, Borough Secretary Dudley Borough P.O. Box 295 Dudley, PA 16634
  • Three-bedroom for rent including water, sewage and garbage. $475. Security deposit required. 635-0597
  • 391A Hopewell Township Huntingdon County The September 1, 2018 meeting has been changed to September 8th at 8:00 am at the St. Pauls United Church of Christ Parsonage. Wendy Melius Hopewell Secretary
  • 331A PUBLIC NOTICE Pursuant to the Pennsylvania Clean Streams Law and Surface Mining and Reclamation Act, notice is hereby given that J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., 110 Windermere Lane, Somerset, PA 15501 has submitted an application to the PA DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119 for a revision to their existing surface mine permit #05070101. J & J Svonavec Excavating, Inc., is requesting approval to add 5.5 acres to the permit in order to modify and expand an existing passive mine drainage treatment system for long term water treatment. In conjunction with this revision, the operator is also requesting a variance on the 100' barrier of the East Fork of Brewster Hollow Run. The variance will begin approximately 380' south of the point where the East Fork crosses under T-596 Martin Farm Road, and extends downstream approximately 470' on the north side of the stream. The variance is being requested in order to modify an existing passive treatment system already located within the 100' stream barrier. The receiving streams for the permit area are Brewster Hollow Run and East Fork Brewster Hollow Run. The operation is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as Reed Mine. The permit area is situated on the property of Reed Family Investments and Detwiler Industries, Inc., north of East Fork Brewster Hollow Run and on both sides of T-596, Martin Farm Road. The Saxton, PA U.S. Geological Survey 7.5 minute topographic map contains the area described 12.0 inches north and 10.7 inches west of the bottom right hand corner of the printed area of the map. Access to the operation is from T-596, Martin Farm Road. A copy of the application for revision is available for public inspection at the Broad Top Township Office, 187 Municipal Road, Defiance, PA 16633. Anyone wishing to submit comments or requests for an informal conference concerning this application for revision should write to the DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931-4119, within thirty (30) days of the final publication of this notice stating his or her name, address, telephone number, and the nature of their objection.
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  • Concrete Construction Company has job opening for a laborer/finisher. Experience a plus but willing to train. Competitive Wages. 814-585-1700
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  • 2002 Ford Taurus- nice, clean car. $3995 OBO 623-2121 or 623-8828

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...