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May 24, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Poll: Sign-ups rise but little love for health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama celebrated when sign-ups for his health care law... More...

Special Sections

Local

Lest we forget

It is the unofficial start of the summer season. It is the day that marks the beginning of the end... More...

We enjoyed our walk

Thanks to Bedford County Humane Society volunteers, these shelter dogs got to take part in last... More...

Election results certified

The Bedford County Board of Elections certified the primary election vote... More...

Local Sports

Two locals earn top five state medals

NBC’s Over third in triple jump

SHIPPENSBURG — The list of high athletic accomplishments keeps getting bigger for Blake... More...

Two locals earn top five state medals

Bedford’s DeMoss fifth in jav

SHIPPENSBURG — So much can be said for personal motivation when it comes to... More...

Several local athletes compete in first day of state T&F

SHIPPENSBURG — Will Kachman and Darrin Sipes will join Blake Over as local athletes who can... More...

‘Muscling out’ the competition

When Chris Weist is on duty, customers at Tractor Supply can rest assured that their bags of feed,... More...

Bed parade, races return to Bedford

The bed races are returning to Bedford this weekend after a hiatus of more than 20 years. Downtown... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Gazette will not publish an edition on Monday. The business offices will be closed Monday for... 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

Meat recalled

DETROIT (AP) — Federal food safety officials say ground beef recalled by a Detroit business... More...

Johnstown Flood Museum plans $3.45 million upgrade

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Johnstown Flood Museum is planning $3.45 million worth of upgrades... More...

Students nabbed for cricket prank

BRIDGEVILLE, Pa. (AP) — Several students will be disciplined for releasing hundreds of... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This is a picture of Mary Stayer Casteel, who was 4 years old when the photo was taken. She was... More...

Arlington at 150

I n the 40-plus years since my paternal grandparents passed away, I have often wondered about the... More...

Many heroes in county

Memorial Day weekend is America’s opportunity to jointly show its appreciation for men and... More...

State/National Sports

Morton grabs first win of 2014, Pirates top Nationals

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Charlie Morton worked into the sixth inning to snap a lengthy losing... More...

Ravens’ Rice makes formal apology in wake of arrest

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — His voice cracking with emotion, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray... More...

George expected to play, Heat thinking about Oden

MIAMI (AP) — Indiana’s Paul George will play in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference... More...