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May 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Habitat crews push through rain on first ‘blitz build’

EVERETT — Despite this week’s gloomy weather, Bedford County’s Habitat for... More...

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Local

The Password

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New spring, new homes

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Police

A Schellsburg man was not injured in a crash in Somerset... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

Ron Snider was 13 years old when he and his pony won the pony race at the 1957 Bedford Fair. Here,... More...

Shale gas levies

While the November general elections are a long way off, we expect proposals for a shale gas tax to... More...

Happiness changes

I t’s funny how our ideas of happiness change as we grow. When I was little, my mom would... More...

State/National Sports

Alvarez, Marte homer to lead Pirates past Blue Jays

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pedro Alvarez hit a tying two-run homer off Sergio Santos in the ninth... More...

Penguins make a rally, but Rangers gain 3-2 win in OT

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Derick Brassard scored 3:06 into overtime to give the New York Rangers a... More...

Nets beat Raptors 97-83

NEW YORK (AP) — Deron Williams had the Brooklyn Nets speeding toward a Game 7 when suddenly... More...

Worship

Bert Cooper

Alum Bank

Bert Cooper, 77, of Alum Bank, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014. She was born on Oct. 22, 1936, in... More...

Betty Jean May

Hyattsville, Md.

Betty Jean May, 78, of Hyattsville, Md., formerly of Hyndman, died April 30, 2014. She was born... More...

Andrew Ernie Nelson

Bedford

Andrew Ernie Nelson, 65, of Highland Drive, Bedford, died on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at home. He... More...

Fire displaces Bedford family

A Bedford family of four rushed out of their burning two-story home Friday afternoon after they... More...

United Way distributes funds to agencies

The United Way of Bedford County distributed more than $100,000 to charities and human services... More...

Top of th' Morning

There’s still room for a Valley Forge trip next week. The Bedford County Historical Society... More...

Obituaries

Harry A. Claycomb - 2016-05-28
William E. Winesickle - 2016-05-28
Zola Ruth Lazor - 2016-05-28
Alden W. Smith - 2016-05-28
Harry A. Claycomb - 2016-05-27
Linda L.Fluke - 2016-05-27
Jeffrey L. Smyers - 2016-05-27
Lloyd L. Holler - 2016-05-26
JoAnn M. Jay - 2016-05-26
Lola E. Schmidt - 2016-05-26
Leason Walters - 2016-05-25
Zula Grace Weaver - 2016-05-25
Charles T. Acker - 2016-05-24
James D. Boor - 2016-05-23
Debra D. McGinnis - 2016-05-23
Lawrence B. Hill - 2016-05-23
Kenneth J. Detwiler - 2016-05-23
Clair Dodson - 2016-05-23
John Merle Emerick - 2016-05-23
Ruth V. Foor - 2016-05-21
Robert B. Allen - 2016-05-20
Marian R. Bollman - 2016-05-19
Dennis P. Miller - 2016-05-19
James T. Miller - 2016-05-19
Kristi D. Raymond - 2016-05-18
Wayne A. Shaffer - 2016-05-17
Carolyn P. Blackstone - 2016-05-16
G. Jean Ford - 2016-05-16
Mary Z. Nolt - 2016-05-16
Donald W. Foster - 2016-05-14
Gary Lee Hartman - 2016-05-14
Lawrence Leighty - 2016-05-14
Memorial service - 2016-05-14
Kenneth S. Brouse II - 2016-05-12
Betty M. Mills - 2016-05-12
Dr. Herbert D. Snyder - 2016-05-12
Alverna E. Heltzel - 2016-05-12
Owen L. Miller - 2016-05-12
Clifford J. Redinger - 2016-05-12
Carol L. Bowman - 2016-05-11
Mary Anna Reed - 2016-05-11

Regional Classifieds
  • FULL-TIME PERMANENT POSITIONS for 2016/17 School-Year for Multiple Teaching Positions and an Afternoon/ Evening Shift Custodian at Northern Bedford County School District. Please visit www.nbcsd.org to view open position details. To be considered all applicants must submit necessary application materials listed on the website. To apply send application package to Sandy Michaels-Riffe, Executive Secretary, Northern Bedford County School District, 152 NBC Drive, Loysburg, PA 16659. Deadline to apply: June 3, 2016. EOE
  • DEVELOPMENT WIDE YARD SALE MAY 8TH 8AM-? Cove Park Acres, Main RD., Bedford. (Rt-326 off RT-30 at the Narrows Bridge.)
  • BOWSER FAMILY REUNION June 5th; 1pm - Woodbury Community Center
  • 2007 HARLEY ULTRA CLASSIC 12,700 miles Excellent condition. $12,000 Call 814-585-3030.
  • FOR SALE 2 CAMPING TRAILERS Currently at permanent campsites at Shelbark Campground in Manns Choice (near Shawnee Lake and stocked trout stream). 1982 Prowler 8'x32' w/porch, 1992 Combra Sierra 8'x35' w/porch. Prefer to sell both together. Price negotiable. Call 410-795-5336.
  • FOR SALE 2000 Pequea Trailer, bumper pull GVW 7,000. 2006 Titan Stock Trailer GVW 7,000. Asking $3,200/each, OBO. 814-448-0044
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for anticipated vacancies for the following positions: CUSTODIAN, SECRETARY, and INSTRUCTIONAL ASSISTANT All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Applicant should send a resume or completed application, along with required clearances, to: Mrs. Casey Cover, Board Secretary, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by June 3, 2016. More information on job descriptions can be obtained by contacting Mrs. Cover: 814-623-4295 or coverc@bedfordasd.org The BASD is an EOE.
  • SCHELLSBURG LION'S CLUB COMMUNITY WIDE YARD SALE - May 28-29 8am-4pm. 2-miles West of Schellsburg on Rt. 30 at the Darrow Bison Range.
  • COOKS - DISHWASHERS Both Full or Part Time. Apply in-person at OIP, 110 West Pitt St., Bedford. Tue-Sunday during normal business hours or call 814-979-0840
  • MULTI-YARD SALE MAY 27-28; 8am-4pm 30E of Bedford to Rt. 326, straight through on Main Rd., left on Diehl Rd., watch for signs. Dryer, table saw, 12'-John boat, racecar toddler-bed, grill, sliding patio door, 4-barstools, electronic and household items, AE/junior and children's clothes, games/toys and much more!

State/National

Group wants monument for 9/11 first responders

NEW YORK (AP) — As the opening of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum nears, a... More...

Slots revenue down

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Slot-machine revenue at Pennsylvania casinos fell 3.6 percent in... More...

American economy bounces back from brutal winter

WASHINGTON (AP) — The American economy shrugged off the end of a brutal winter last month,... More...

World

Landslide in Afghanistan kills 350

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A landslide triggered by heavy rain buried large sections of a... More...

Egypt in energy crisis as elections approach

CAIRO ( AP) — Egypt’s crippling energy crisis is threatening to mount, creating an... More...

Local Sports

Bedford boys capture WCC, Northern second

ALTOONA — One of the big track and field barometers for the postseason is the West Central... More...

Early homer good enough to give CK a win

HOLLIDAYSBURG — Friday’s first pitch became the most important for Claysburg,... More...

Everett picks up win, Northern splits with SF

Everett 8, Forbes Road 7 EVERETT — Everett topped Forbes Road on Friday, 8-7. Logan Brallier... More...

Bedford Grange Mutual Insurance Company

Learning Lamp

Thank You

Save A Lot Bedford

Homewood at Spring House Estates

Bedford High School Class of 1980 Reunion