`
SUBSCRIBE TODAY to have total access 24 hours a day to your Bedford Gazette.

May 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Conservation District considers going independent

After 10 years of on-and-off discussion of the Bedford County Conservation District making itself... More...

Top of th' Morning

Hyndman Borough Council has a... More...

Special Sections

Local

SOUND OFF

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, residents responded to the following question:... More...

Pa. court hears case of county vs. Ling

The Bedford County commissioners and members of the Bedford County probation office were in... More...

Proclamation honors Bark for Life

Dog owners will help out the American Cancer Society’s fundraising on Saturday in the second... More...

Local Sports

Tussey Mountain claims District 5 team title

Titans sweep singles matches against Somerset for a 3-2 victory

SAXTON — Perseverance, hard work, dedication and the push through adversity is what makes a... More...

Bedford boys capture LHAC track and field crown

SOMERSET — The Bedford boys track and field team captured the Laurel Highlands Athletic... More...

Hyndman girls earn big win at Forbes

WATERFALL — HOPE for Hyndman held off Forbes Road on Tuesday, 4-3.  The Lady Hornets... More...

County avoids ballot snafu

Bedford County was able to avoid a ballot complication by waiting just a little longer for the... More...

Borough to buy backhoe

Bedford Borough Council opted for air conditioning and a backhoe Monday, and to lease the remaining... More...

Gas industry rallies at Capitol, teased by critics

HARRISBURG,... More...

Obituaries

Karen B. Brantner - 2018-10-19
Ralph Eugene Jay - 2018-10-19
Donald Wayne Mortimore - 2018-10-19
Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.

State/National

Plane lands in Pa. field

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. ( AP) — State police say a small plane had to make an emergency landing in... More...

Federal report: Warming disrupts Americans’ lives

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is rapidly turning America the beautiful into America the... More...

Education gets top billing on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Lawmakers looking ahead to the November elections are putting renewed... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Losing faith in science

Modern Americans have been a skeptical lot about everything from Big Business to Big Government.... More...

Policy of self-delusion

Barack Obama’s 949- word response last Monday to a question about foreign policy weakness... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates beat Giants on overturned call at home plate

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Starling Marte was called out, then ruled safe on a replay review with two... More...

Fleury backing up Penguins with strong net play

NEW YORK (AP) — Before this Eastern Conference semifinal series, the one spot where the New... More...

Steelers eyeing help at several positions

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Four decades ago, the Pittsburgh Steelers put the finishing touches on the... More...