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January 8, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Walking bridge installed over Yellow Creek for Mid State Trail

Bedford County residents and businesses worked together recently to install a new bridge along the... More...

Gala is Feb. 8

The Diamonds and Ice Gala is Feb. 8 at Omni Bedford Springs.  Tickets are $100 per person.... More...

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Local

Kaytee Norris receives scholarship

HARRISBURG — A Bedford County teen was awarded a $3,500 scholarship from the Pennsylvania... More...

Game commission to host measuring session

HUNTINGDON — The Pennsylvania Game Commission will host a measuring session Feb. 15 at the... More...

Comics

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Local Sports

2013’s Top 10 rundown an array of winning

State Champion Pressel leads staff picks for the local sports scene

The local sports scene in 2013 was full of exciting moments from start to finish, and the... More...

Sports Results

TUESDAY, JANUARY 7 Boys Basketball Fannett-Metal at Chestnut... More...

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 8 Boys Basketball Northern Bedford at Claysburg- Kimmel, 6... More...

Single-digit cold felt in East, South

ATLANTA (AP) — Fountains froze over, a 200-foot Ferris wheel in Atlanta shut down, and... More...

Jobless bill clears hurdle

WASHINGTON (AP) — Election-year legislation to revive expired federal jobless benefits... More...

Diamonds and Ice Gala benefits three local organizations

Swing and bling are two major ingredients of the annual Diamonds and Ice Gala celebrating its fifth... More...

Top of th' Morning

Three Bedford County teens and their hogs were recognized at the state farm show... More...

Obituaries

Dottie Mae Straub - 2017-10-20
Anna Lois Diehl - 2017-10-19
Melissa Ann Mauro - 2017-10-19
Norma J. Diehl - 2017-10-18
James Walter Paul - 2017-10-18
Elmer Paul Ruby - 2017-10-17
Paul J. Snyder - 2017-10-17
Larry Allen Conrad - 2017-10-14
Verna M. Malony - 2017-10-14
Raymond H. Coakley Jr. - 2017-10-13
Janet R. Critchfield - 2017-10-12
Barbara Jean Kinsey - 2017-10-11
Nancy E. Koontz - 2017-10-11
Jay S. Barton - 2017-10-10
Tracy Lynn McFarland - 2017-10-10
Robert Lee Yoder - 2017-10-10
Harry J. Hite - 2017-10-09
Delphine C. Gates - 2017-10-09
Allen John Carbaugh - 2017-10-09
Mary Ann Winesickle - 2017-10-07
Betty M. Claycomb - 2017-10-05
Gregory L. Fetter - 2017-10-04
Maxine E. Wambaugh - 2017-10-04
Mary A. Johnson - 2017-10-03
Patricia J. Miller - 2017-10-03
Joseph A. Beegle - 2017-10-02
LaVerne Shaffer - 2017-10-02
Eufemia Galura Doyle - 2017-10-02

Regional Classifieds
  • Day Care in your home. Any Hours. Call Carla 239-257-8068
  • 457A PUBLIC NOTICE- PERMIT RENEWAL Pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation & Reclamation Act notice hereby is given that Robindale Energy Services, Inc., 224 Grange Hall Rd, Armagh PA 15920, has made application to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for renewing its existing Surface Coal Mine Permit and the related NODES permit. The current permit, No. 05110101/PA0263231 was issued on 11/27/2012 and will expire on 11/27/2017. This renewal does not contain revisions to the existing operation. The receiving stream for the permit area is Shreves Run and Longs Run. The operation is located in Broadtop Township, Bedford County, and is known as Richards Mine. The permit area is situated along Winters Road 1/10 mile south of the intersection with Enid Mountain Road, and just south of the village of Finleyville. The Saxton 7.5' U.S.G.S. topographic map contains the area described. A copy of the renewal application is available for public inspection at the Cambria District Office, DEP, Bureau of District Mining Operations, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931. Written comments, objections, or a request for public hearing or informal conference may be submitted to the District Mining Manager at the above address no later than thirty (30) days following the final publication date of this notice. Any correspondence must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief statement as to the nature of the objection.
  • Saxton Apartment-2 bedroom 1 bath. 1 car garage. washer/dryer in unit. Tenant pays electric and trash. $595/month. $695/security deposit. Freedom Rentals 695-9408
  • 509A Bid Request Snowplowing and Ashing sealed bids will be received until November 3, 2017 for snowplowing and ashing duties on an as needed basis for Hopewell Township, Huntingdon County for the year of 2018. Please enclose a second bid for ashing only. All bids must include a valid driver's license and proof of insurance. Bids will be opened at the meeting on Saturday, November 4, 2017. The supervisors reserve the right to reject any or all bids. Bids can be sent to: Hopewell Township 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa 16657. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • 505A BOROUGH OF SAXTON CONCISE FINANCIAL STATEMENT Year Ended December 31, 2016 CASH BALANCE - JANUARY 1, 2016 $ 281,844 SOURCES OF CASH Taxes $ 150,850 Licenses & Permits 11,329 Fines & Forfeits 10,642 Interest, Rents & Royalties 2,148 Intergovernmental 92,660 Charges of Services 420,837 Miscellaneous 30,008 Other Financing Sources 10,751 TOTAL SOURCES OF CASH $ 729,225 USES OF CASH General Government $ 33,537 Public Safety 132,101 Health & Welfare 0 Public Works - Highways & Streets 106,806 Public Works - Water System 370,574 Culture & Recreation 9,091 Debt Service 0 Insurance & Payroll Taxes 41,949 Miscellaneous 430 Other Financing Uses ____0 TOTAL USES OF CASH $ 694,488 CASH BALANCE - DECEMBER 31, 2016 $ 316,581 This concise financial statement differs from the Borough's Statement of Cash Receipt and Disbursement Activities - Cash Basis. The full financial statements and auditor's report thereon may be viewed by contacting the Borough office at 635-2363 to make arrangements.
  • Housekeeping- In your home. Reasonable Prices. Any Hours. Call Carla 239-257-8068
  • First Time Fall Garage Sale- Oldtown Road, Fishertown. Friday, 20th & Saturday, 21st. 8am. Off Route 56 at Fishertown County Store. Boys clothes sizes 5-7, scrapbooking, including 2 Cricut machines, lots of seasonal decorations, including 2 large lighted Christmas trees & 2 Stick trees, exercise equipment, much more. As always a very clean sale.
  • CDL Driver wanted Class A. Hauling paperwood & logs. 814-652-5871
  • Boyer Orchards Apples Honeycrisp, Gala, Mcintosh, Cortland, Golden & Red Delicious, Jonagold Fuji, Pink Lady, Stayman, Granny Smith, Rome Bosc Pears Cider, Pumpkins & Winter Squash 4116 Cortland Drive New Paris 814-839-4715 Open Monday-Saturday 9-5 Sunday 1-5 www.boyerorchards.com
  • THIS NEW CLASSIFICATION HAS BEEN CREATED TO ACCOMMODATE LEGAL PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES Deadline for legal notices to appear in this classification will be 11 a.m. of the preceding day.

State/National

Pittsburgh powerhouse Heinz back in Super Bowl

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A Pittsburgh powerhouse is returning to the Super Bowl in February. Nope,... More...

Temporary rebound expected for coal mining

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The... More...

Sandusky tries to get Penn State pension

HARRISBURG,... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Win for the little guys

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court struck a blow for community rights last month by overruling key... More...

How to cut out Plan B

First order of business for the returning Congress: The No Bailout for Insurance Companies Act of... More...

State/National Sports

Champion Seminoles now focused on sustaining success

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says winning the national... More...

American skiing star Vonn out of Sochi Games

Less than two weeks after reconstructive surgery on her right knee in February 2013, Lindsey Vonn... More...

Which woman athlete can step up in Vonn’s absence?

Lindsey Vonn’s announcement that she will miss the Sochi Olympics because of a right knee... More...