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December 27, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Pileups block Pa. turnpike, interstate

READING, Pa. (AP) — Highways in eastern Pennsylvania have been reopened after being shut down... More...

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Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION Martinsburg Dec. 23, 2013... More...

Cards requested

Cards are requested for Vera Nave for her 95th birthday on Jan. 2. They can be sent c/o Elsie... More...

Police

Two Hyndman residents were charged after a domestic dispute Saturday.  State police reported... More...

Local Sports

Central boys control Northern Bedford in tourney

WILLIAMSBURG — It was a night of firsts, but not the ones it wanted, for Northern Bedford on... More...

Wrestling on tap for local squads

The Boiling Springs Wrestling Tournament starts today at 9 a. m. Bedford returns to the tournament... More...

The 2013 Scholar Athletes named for Western PA Football Conference

The Western Pennsylvania Conference Football Championship is based on the regular season only. To... More...

Worship

Citrus fruit orders being accepted until Jan. 10

CITRUS fruit is available from the Everett Seventh-day Adventist Church, 203 Drive- In Lane, near... More...

Court reverses church official’s conviction

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Roman Catholic church official who has been jailed for more than a year... More...

Swarthmore Jewish students break with Hillel

SWARTHMORE, Pa. (AP) — Jewish students at Swarthmore College have become the first in the... More...

Recovery slow from ice storm

GARDINER, Maine (AP) — By Thursday, Bob and Katrina Johnson had grown weary of lugging around... More...

Musselman wins seat following recounts

After two recounts of the November election for township supervisor in Kimmel Township, Lester... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough Council adopted its 2014 budget Thursday during a 10- minute... More...

Obituaries

Thomas E. Bingham - 2017-02-21
John E. Criswell - 2017-02-21
Grace A. Weimer - 2017-02-21
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

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  • Help Wanted- Full-time dependable Class A CDL resume wanted. 40 CPM. Flexible hours. Home daily but on occasion, out overnight. Must have experience. Fax resume to 814-623-1638.
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  • EXPERIENCED CAREGIVER COMPANION seeking part time, two or three days a week. References. Phone 814-847-2536, leave message.
  • 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

Poll: Americans hopeful for better 2014

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Large number of Americans see 2013 as anything but a banner year and... More...

Ex-Steeler sues western Pa. casino

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Mike Merriweather has filed a federal... More...

Deer makes appearance in sporting goods store

READING,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Keep doctors in Pa.

A s affordable access to health care gathers ever-increasing importance, Pennsylvania has an... More...

Resolutions for all

WASHINGTON — No sir. This is not going to be a column about New Year’s resolutions for... More...

State/National Sports

Pitt beats Bowling Green on a late field goal

Panthers finish at 7-6 with their first bowl game win in three seasons

DETROIT ( AP) — James Conner rushed for 229 yards — breaking a Pittsburgh bowl record... More...

Brown named Steelers’ MVP for the second time

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The first time Jerricho Cotchery walked into Antonio Brown’s house,... More...

2013 the year of the Pirates in Western PA sports scene

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The black flags, some of them tucked away for decades, others picked up a... More...