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February 1, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Students have ‘Souper’ learning day

NEW PARIS — One area teacher used the excitement of the Super Bowl to encourage her students... More...

Top of th' Morning

The annual groundhog breakfast in Hopewell is Monday.  Celebrate Phil’s prediction at... More...

Special Sections

Local

A very ordinary day

The most ordinary thing in the world happened.  My wife Jennie and I set up an alarm on a day... More...

Lloyd sentenced for tossing child

An Everett woman was sentenced on Friday to nine to 23 months in Bedford County Jail and a $500... More...

Somerset authorities on lookout for deadly heroin

State Police in Somerset are asking for assistance in locating and seizing heroin in Somerset... More...

Local Sports

NBC’s Over eclipses 1,000

EVERETT — Blake Over isn’t a stranger to putting the highest accomplishments next to... More...

NB girls top Ridge

FISHERTOWN — The Northern Bedford Lady Black Panthers emerged at the start of Friday’s... More...

Northern boys beat Everett, 69-43

EVERETT — Northern Bedford’s Blake Over scored 26 points and Kyler Diehl added 23 as... More...

Obama to CEOs: Hire long-term jobless

WASHINGTON (AP) — Confronting the persistent joblessness that has marred the economic... More...

Keystone XL oil pipeline clears hurdle

WASHINGTON (AP) — The long-delayed Keystone XL oil pipeline cleared a major hurdle toward... More...

Washing off winter

At the first glimpse of decent weather in weeks, the Quick and Easy Car Wash on Route 30 in... More...

Atlanta area slowly rebounding from nasty winter storm

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed on Friday outlined steps he said he plans to take to... More...

Obituaries

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
Dena M. Beck - 2017-02-01
Steven C. Good - 2017-02-01
Derek Shane Burr - 2017-02-01

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  • 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

Tape of Martin Luther King Jr. Ariz. speech found

PHOENIX (AP) — Mary Scanlon had no idea a $3 purchase from a Goodwill store in Phoenix would... More...

Pa. gubernatorial hopefuls show donations

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The first reports showing who is giving money to prospective... More...

Police dog dies after stabbing

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A fugitive was ordered held Friday on $1 million bail on charges that he... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Peggy (Madden) Clites of Hyndman celebrates her 83rd birthday today, Feb.... More...

Hey, you, Phil!

Dear Punxsutawney Phil, Hope this letter finds you feeling well, snug in your burrow and slowly... More...

News staff observations

This is a new column which will feature observations by the Gazette’s newsrrom staff, mostly... More...

State/National Sports

Super Bowl pits NFL’s top two kickers

EAST RUTHERFORD, N. J. ( AP) — If the Super Bowl comes down a last-second field goal, might... More...

Three fans will attend 48th consecutive Super Bowl

NEW YORK (AP) — Make it 48 Super Bowls in a row for Donald Crisman, Larry Jacobson and Tom... More...

Syracuse-Duke matchup features legendary coaches

SYRACUSE,... More...