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May 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford plans tax increase to balance budget

Bedford Area School Board passed a property tax increase and a tentative budget... More...

Judge tosses Pa. gay marriage ban

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania’s ban on gay marriage was overturned by a federal... More...

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Local

Libraries receive Everett video tour DVDs

Bedford County residents will have an opportunity to check out the Everett Video Tour produced by... More...

SOUND OFF

With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, people responded to the following questions: What... More...

Eco Warriors win elementary Envirothon

The elementary Envirothon event, which was rained out at the beginning of May, was finally... More...

Local Sports

Bisons, Lions set up battle for D5-AA title

Bedford routs Windber, 18-2 in four

It’s not how you start, but how you — start? That runs contrary to the normal phrase... More...

Bisons, Lions set up battle for D5-AA title

Ridge takes epic 7-6 win over NBC

FISHERTOWN — It has always been said that heroes are born in the postseason, and on Tuesday... More...

Phipps hired for Everett hoops

When the Everett varsity boys basketball head coaching position recently opened, Adam Phipps jumped... More...

Shuster, Topper defeat challengers

Topper beats Lang

Incumbent Rep. Jesse Topper won the Republican nomination in the state House’s 78th district... More...

Dems choose Wolf to take on Corbett

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Democrats on Tuesday tapped millionaire businessman Tom... More...

Top of th' Morning

A Clearville woman was killed in a crash Tuesday... More...

Obituaries

Elsie Grace Creegan - 2016-04-30
Michael L. Kendall - 2016-04-29
Richard P. Replogle - 2016-04-29
Paul G. Eichelberger - 2016-04-28
Aubrey Dale Gates Jr. - 2016-04-28
Gregory K. Shaffer - 2016-04-28
Paul Dean Meshyock - 2016-04-27
Edith L. Miller - 2016-04-27
Earl Wesley Jordan Jr. - 2016-04-26
Melvin L. Korns - 2016-04-26
Timothy D. Lightner - 2016-04-26
James A. Fockler - 2016-04-25
Mary E. Fluke - 2016-04-25
Ray A. Claycomb - 2016-04-23
Dorothy L. Fox - 2016-04-23
Merle Hinson - 2016-04-23
Lori Lynn Kroom - 2016-04-22
Brandi Lynn Soloski - 2016-04-22
Dr. Patricia N. May - 2016-04-21
Connie Barton - 2016-04-21
Audrey (Heidorn) Poet - 2016-04-21
Harry Jones - 2016-04-20
Shelby J. Horn - 2016-04-20
Darin D. Leydig - 2016-04-19
JoAnn Martz - 2016-04-18
Jack M. Bolinger - 2016-04-16
Mary E. Cregger - 2016-04-15
Betty J. Walls - 2016-04-15
Chester E. Findley - 2016-04-15
Richard D. Greenway - 2016-04-14
John William Dunlap - 2016-04-13
Geraldine Adele Hafer - 2016-04-12
Beverly A. Howsare - 2016-04-12
Evelyn Pearl Caro - 2016-04-11
F. Hope Weaver - 2016-04-11

Regional Classifieds
  • 962A PUBLIC MEETING NOTICE PURSUANT TO THE SUNSHINE ACT The State Transportation Commission (STC) will hold a quarterly business meeting at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2016. The meeting will be held in the meeting room at the following location: Bedford Township Supervisors, 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA 15522. STC was created by Act 120 of 1970 to evaluate transportation facilities and services, and periodically adopt a Twelve Year Program (TYP) to improve the Commonwealth's transportation system. The Meeting is open to the public to attend. The meeting location is accessible to persons having disabilities. If you need any accommodation due to a disability, please contact the STC Office at (717) 787-2913 at least 24 hours in advance so arrangements can be made.
  • CAREGIVER NEEDED daytime, part-time 12-24 hours per week. Experience is preferred. Snake Spring Twp. area. Phone 814-977-6318 between 9am-5pm.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Laid off? Work from home. Be your own Bo$$! First, call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot work-at-home schemes. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Local Food Service Establishment is seeking a FULL TIME SEASON MANAGER (March thru mid-September) to handle: scheduling, ordering, overseeing daily operations, etc. Must be available all shifts, including evenings, weekends & holidays. Reliable transportation, Serve-Safe Certification plus criminal & background checks required. Hourly rate + potential bonuses. EOE. Send resume w/references to: Box 02031, c/o Bedford Gazette, PO Box 671, Bedford, PA 15522.
  • ROWE VENDING SNACK MACHINE Excellent working condition, has bill changer, coin mechanism and keys. Perfect for office or any public area. Great money maker! Machine is located in Bedford. Must be picked up. $600 OBO phone (814) 977-2528
  • VINTAGE ADVERTISING SIGNS Soda, Gas, Etc. Cash Waiting Phone 814-742-9821
  • THE BEDFORD AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a secretarial position at the Bedford High School. Interested applicant must have at least three years of secretarial training and/or experience and must be proficient in the use of computers and PC applications. The applicant must also be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office, have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively deal with a diverse group of staff and visitors. Additional technology training is desired. 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 letter of interest, resume (including additional listing of technology experience), three letters of reference, and required clearances, to: Mr. Kyle Kane, Principal, Bedford High School, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by May 2, 2016.
  • PRESNELL'S HEATING & A.C. NOBODY BEATS OUR QUALITY! Specializing in Oil Heating, Installing; * New American made Oil Boilers * Warm Air Furnaces with Metal Duct Work * Superior Quality Mobile Home Furnaces *Furnace Cleaning & Repairs *Trane Central A.C. and Heat Pumps HONEST PRICES & RELIABLE WORKMANSHIP SINCE 1977! PA #19263 814-839-4278
  • Earn $$$ helping MDs! Process medical claims from home. Call the Federal Trade Commission to find out how to spot medical billing scams. 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from The Bedford Gazette and the FTC.

State/National

Pennsylvania church has 500-pound bell stolen, again

HOOKSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A tiny western Pennsylvania church says its 500-pound brass bell is... More...

Prosecutor: Melvin apology sentence was ‘bizarre’

NEW CASTLE,... More...

USDA delays whole grains rule for school pastas

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department will allow some schools to delay adding more... More...

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Waterways work to do

Pittsburgh is a city of three rivers — founded along them, made prosperous by them, still... More...

Activism by Twitter?

Mass schoolgirl kidnapping in Nigeria — to tweet or not to tweet? Is hashtagging one’s... More...

State/National Sports

Davis hits three homers, leads Orioles over Pirates

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Chris Davis hit three home runs, doubling his season total, and drove in... More...

Minnesota gets 2018 Super Bowl

ATLANTA (AP) — Build it and the Super Bowl will come. That message rang loud and clear... More...

Browns opening up Manziel to media

CLEVELAND (AP) — This week, everyone gets to watch Johnny play... More...