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March 26, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

HHS grants extra time to enroll for health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — People who’ve started applying for health insurance but aren’t... More...

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Local

Empty Bowls supper will be served April 4

Second Annual Empty Bowls Project Supper will be served from 5 to 8 p.m. April 4 at Spring House... More...

No litter collection planned for along Sweet Root Road

Fewer litterbugs and less trash mean there will be no organized April litter collection this year... More...

SOUND OFF

With the first of April just around the corner, residents responded to the following question: What... More...

Editorial

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Ban hand-held cells

Police in Pennsylvania need a stronger tool so they can enforce the state’s ban on texting... More...

Invasion will be catered

Early in the Ukraine crisis, when the Europeans were working on bringing Ukraine into the EU system... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates looking for a repeat performance

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The roars have faded. The giddiness of ending 21 years of futility and... More...

Quick glance - ‘14

2013: 94-68, second place ( beat Reds in wild- card game, lost to Cardinals in division... More...

Lucas, Taylor lead Penn State women past Florida

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. ( AP) — Maggie Lucas and Dara Taylor each scored 22 points to send Penn... More...

Gerholt assigned new lawyer

Serving life for wife’s murder, Mount Union man seeks to withdraw plea

After dismissing his team of attorneys and filing a motion to withdraw his plea, John Lewis... More...

New Paris Elementary to officially close July 1

FISHERTOWN — New Paris Elementary will be officially closed as of July 1, Chestnut Ridge... More...

NBC school board discusses budget

LOYSBURG — Nearly $180,000 could be added to Northern Bedford County School District’s... More...

Top of th' Morning

Chestnut Ridge seniors will make up snow days on... 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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  • 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

ACLU seeks info on Pa. voter roll purge

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A civil- rights group raised questions Tuesday about... More...

Rare Tennessee Williams story, ‘Crazy Night,’ published

NEW YORK (AP) — Before his mother became the model for Blanche DuBois of “ A Streetcar... More...

Man ordered to stay away, not contact Taylor Swift

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man accused of saying he is married to Taylor Swift and threatening to... More...

World

Hunt for missing plane resumes amid frustrations

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — As frustration was setting in, calmer seas returned Wednesday... More...

American on Russian rocket to space

BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) — Their relationship on Earth may be at its lowest ebb in decades,... More...

Local Sports

Sports Results

TUESDAY, MARCH 25 Baseball Mount Union 3, Claysburg-Kimmel 0 Bedford at Greater... More...

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26 Baseball Allegany at HOPE for Hyndman, 4:30 p.m.... More...

Sports Schedule

Bedford Youth Football and Cheerleading will hold their registrations for the 2014 Season on the... More...