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March 22, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Harsh winter creates potholes on area roads

After an unusually fierce winter, most Pennsylvanians are ready for warm and sunny days, but with... More...

Special Sections

Local

Celebrate spring’s arrival

Five…four…three…two… one…it's here. Spring arrived like a... More...

Puppy power!

The shelter on Lutzville Road is open 1 to 5 p.m. daily. The number is 623-8968. Adoption... More...

Sherlock pleads to gun theft charges

A Saxton man pleaded guilty in federal court on Friday to charges of theft of firearms and... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Henry Clark posed for this photo in 1954. He lives in Clearville and will celebrate his 80th... More...

School advertising

Earlier this year, students in the Easton Area School District faced the potential loss of 56... More...

Honors came late

On Tuesday, Bedford County Veterans Affairs Director Barbara Cheke handed 86- year-old Howard... More...

State/National Sports

Pitt has tough task in Florida with Sweet 16 on the line

ORLANDO,... More...

Mercer pulls off upset over Duke

RALEIGH, N. C. ( AP) — Dunk City is long... More...

Taylor, Ruth reach finals for Penn State

OKLAHOMA CITY — The team race in the NCAA Division I Wrestling Championships looks like it... More...

Former jail secretary sentenced to prison

A former jail secretary was sentenced Friday to 16 months to five years in state prison for... More...

Showalter withdraws guilty plea

With warning from the court about the possible consequences of dissolving his deal with... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bridge work will begin in Everett... More...

Obituaries

Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

State/National

131-year-old Pa. bridge may move to Alabama

READING, Pa. (AP) — A 131-year-old eastern Pennsylvania bridge might gain a new lease on life... More...

Report: Pa. drilling taxes among lowest

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pennsylvania’s taxes on the natural gas drilling boom are among the... More...

Obama signs relief from flood insurance hike

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Homeowners living in floodprone areas are getting relief from big spikes... More...

World

‘How to Poo on a Date’ wins

LONDON (AP) — A guide to coping with an awkward romantic moment has been awarded a prize for... More...

Lost jet an ‘extraordinary riddle’

PERTH, Australia (AP) — Three Australian planes took off at dawn Saturday for a third day of... More...

Russia annexes Crimea

BRUSSELS ( AP) — Two almost simultaneous signatures Friday on opposite sides of Europe... More...

Local Sports

Tussey baseball opens with win over NBC

SAXTON — With the snow gone but the cold winter temperatures being persistent, Northern... More...

Everett bats lead to 10-run win over Fannett-Metal

EVERETT — If the first day of the 2014 softball season is any indication, Everett has its... More...

Junior High

Northern Bedford 6, Tussey Mountain 4   NEW ENTERPRISE — Northern Bedford defeated... More...