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July 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Harness racing continues

Harness racing was back in action Tuesday at the Bedford County... More...

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SOUND OFF

With the 141st Bedford County Fair in full swing,, fair visitors were asked “What’s... More...

Fair hosts senior games

Leo McKenzie and Tom Pittman take aim during the watermelon seed spitting contest during the... More...

Blue Knob events include scavenger hunt, kayaking

BLUE KNOB — A scavenger hunt, kayaking and fishing are on the schedule this weekend at Blue... More...

Editorial

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Unreasonable prices

I n its landmark report last year on the cost of health care, “Bitter Pill,” Time... More...

Hamas initiated conflict

I srael accepts an Egyptianproposed Gaza cease-fire; Hamas keeps... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco breaks out, leads Pirates over Dodgers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking... More...

Race for Ryder Cup berths coming down to the end

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — The end of the British Open means the Ryder Cup is getting closer,... More...

McIlroy’s third major leaves him as golf’s main attraction

HOYLAKE, England (AP) — Golf has been looking for the next big star the last five years, and... More...

Shorthorn cow tops in beef judging contest

Evan Cottle wasn’t anticipating that Jazz-Myn Rose, a two-year-old shorthorn cow, would earn... More...

Helsley cow wins top award

Jordan Helsley showed the Supreme Champion in the Junior Dairy Show Tuesday, while Ethan... More...

Top of th' Morning

Today is Agribusiness Day at the Bedford County... 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

Turnpike section now at 70 mph

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s first 70 mph speed limit is now in place on a... More...

Fine paid for Ohio veteran cited for 14 therapy ducks

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ohio (AP) — An Army veteran who says his pet ducks help relieve his... More...

Auditor cites flaws in gas drilling regs

HARRISBURG,... More...

World

Airlines scrap Israel flights over missile fear

When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel Tuesday, they showed both a... More...

Local Sports

Local legion teams fall on Region 7’s Day Four

Claysburg is still alive for the championship, Bedford is eliminated

CLEARFIELD — Murrysville stayed alive in the American Legion Region 7 Tournament with a 10-0... More...

Fair No. 141 holds first of three demolition derby events

Full results from Tuesday night’s 6-cylinder and truck demolition derby are as follows: ... More...

Sports Results

TUESDAY, JULY 22Baseball2014 Region 7 Tournament(Double Elimination)At Clearfield, Lawrence Twp.... More...