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August 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Walk to remember victims of suicide

The second annual “Out of the Darkness” walk is set for Sept. 6 in Shawnee State... More...

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Local

Shawnee to offer geocaching programs

Shawnee State Park will offer several geocaching programs between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Aug. 16 at the... More...

Animal tracks, geology on tap at Blue Knob

Blue Knob State Park will be the place to be this weekend for learning about animal tracks and... More...

84th annual Claysburg farm products show set

The 84th annual Claysburg Farm Products and Flower Show will be held Sept. 2-6 at the former Queen... More...

World

Iraq crisis deepens; U.S. directly arms Kurds

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq’s president snubbed incumbent Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki and... More...

Gaza cease-fire takes hold as negotiators gather

CAIRO (AP) — As a new temporary truce took hold, negotiators from Israel and the Hamas... More...

Liberian doctors to get experimental Ebola drug

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia announced Monday that it would soon receive doses of an... More...

Local Sports

Gearing up for the new season

High School sports for the 2014 fall season are fast approaching, and teams across the Gazette... More...

Bulletin Board

Any Chestnut Ridge High School student (boy or girl) in grades 9-12 that is interested in playing... More...

Wildlife & Outdoors

Last week I was talking with an old friend I hadn't seen in years. The conversation turned to... More...

Quick-thinking carrier saves woman

A local man was at the right place at the right time early Saturday morning when he spotted a fire... More...

Bedford contracts for busing, considers candy sales

Bedford Area School District is getting ready for the new year, and the school board took several... More...

Whisker, Spiker book tells of early life in county

Carving out a living in the woods of central Pennsylvania and the fight for a nation in the 18th... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Fire Department is holding its sausage sale on a first-come, first-served basis... More...

Obituaries

Donald F. Miller Sr. - 2018-04-19
Michael Shane Robinson - 2018-04-19
Misty D. Bush - 2018-04-18
Howard W. Drummond Jr. - 2018-04-18
Walter R. Griffith Jr. - 2018-04-18
Peggy E. Furda - 2018-04-17
Marie Wittmer - 2018-04-17
Graveside Memorial - 2018-04-17
Richard Sciranko - 2018-04-16
William Waltman - 2018-04-16
Larry G. Bishop - 2018-04-14
Victoria S. Pembrooke - 2018-04-14
Cyril J. Wolfhope - 2018-04-14
Ronald Lee Cashdollar - 2018-04-13
Kay Larue Walter - 2018-04-13
John F. Palovchalk - 2018-04-13
Daniel L. Colledge - 2018-04-13
Mary England Crowder - 2018-04-13
Cory Dane England - 2018-04-12
Sarah Ann Robine - 2018-04-12
Annalee Fluke - 2018-04-12
Ruth N. Price - 2018-04-12
H. Doyle Calhoun - 2018-04-11
Jane M. Hershberger - 2018-04-11
Connie Jean Seville - 2018-04-11
Betty M. Checkeye - 2018-04-11
Charles Edward Snelson - 2018-04-11
L. June Cook - 2018-04-11
Robert R. Clark - 2018-04-10
Kenneth J. Wambaugh - 2018-04-10
Margaret Snowden - 2018-04-10
Obituary Correction - 2018-04-10
Twilet Arietta Corle - 2018-04-09
Cathaline Manges - 2018-04-09
Floyd Redinger - 2018-04-09
Mary England Crowder - 2018-04-07
Jean B Dixon - 2018-04-07
James M. Hood - 2018-04-07
Dolores L. Dibert - 2018-04-06
Rita L. Leap - 2018-04-06
James Melvin Crawford - 2018-04-05
Gloria E. Wilson - 2018-04-05
T. Jean Hall - 2018-04-05
Tayler Ann Claar - 2018-04-04
Helen R. Miller - 2018-04-04
Nancy Smith - 2018-04-04
Nancy J. Clark - 2018-04-04
Sharon L. Fleck - 2018-04-04
Robert L. Ritchey - 2018-04-04
Carol Ann Close - 2018-04-04
Kevin L. Lafferty - 2018-04-03
Doris L. Leonard - 2018-04-03
Jean L. Holbert - 2018-04-03
Thelma R. Blankley - 2018-04-02
Helen D. Turner - 2018-04-02
Hans-Jorgen Gronborg - 2018-03-31
Gayle L. Reed - 2018-03-31
Top of th' Morning - 2018-03-31

Regional Classifieds
  • 993A Bedford County Housing Authority Section 8 Voucher Program Waiting List Opening The Bedford County Housing Authority will distribute applications for the Housing Voucher Choice Program beginning on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 thru Monday, May 7, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM at the Housing Authority office at 201 S. Richard Street, Bedford, PA 15522. You or your representative may personally pick up an application. Everyone who comes in during the above dates and times will receive an application. There is no need to arrive early or stand in line. You may return the completed application no earlier than 9 AM Tuesday, May 8, 2018. Only completed application will be accepted. Application returned before 9 AM Tuesday, May 8, 2018 will be discarded. Please contact us if assistance is needed to complete the application. Eligibility requirements apply. The Bedford County Housing Authority does not discriminate because of race, color, sex, religion, familial status, age, disability, or national origin.
  • House for Rent: Saxton-Stonerstown area. Three Bedrooms, living room & large dining room. Gas fire place, oil heat & town water & sewage. If interested, please call 814-386-5050 or 814-386-5055.
  • Process medical claims from home! Use own computer! Find out how to spot a medical billing scam from the Federal Trade Commission, 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA Mix-N-Match Apples 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • 96 AUTO SALES Financing Available 2002 Ford Explorer Sport Trac $5896 2004 Mercury Mountaineer 3rd row seating, Black leather $3596 2005 Chrysler Town & Country Stow & Go 120K $3896 2004 Chrysler Pacifica AWD Black Leather $3596 1999 Mazda Pickup 4x4 Extended Cab $2996 2004 Honda Odyssey EX 125k miles, excellent condition $3696 2007 Chevy Equinox AWD $4096 1996 Ford E350 15 passenger van 92K/New Tires $3996 2005 Ford F150 4x4 4 Door 157k $6396 2006 Chevy Trailblazer 174K 4x4 $3996 2007 Jeep Compas Limited 130K Sharp $5896 2003 Lincoln Town Car Loaded, Great condition $2696 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 124k $4396 1993 Ford Pickup Truck $1096 www.96autosales.com Manns Choice, PA 814-623-8696 or 814-494-1843
  • For Rent Near Bedford Ground Floor, Private Entrance, Handicap Friendly. Includes all utilities. Small pets permitted. 814-977-1694 814-977-5155
  • Pleasantville- 2-BR, 2-Bath. AC, washer/dryer and garage. Ideal for mature couple. No smoking. No pets. Sewerage/Garbage included. $525/mo plus security. (814)696-4244.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • Specializing In Post Frame Building & Metal Roofing THINK SPRING Fully Insured PA Lic# 124073 Free Estimates Contact Jason 814-224-5898
  • FULL OR PART TIME CDL A DRIVER WANTED. Dry van trailers. 2 years driving experience and farm experience are preferred. Home most nights. Away 1-2 nights a week. Health Insurance and Retirement. Paid vacation and holidays. Located in Everett. Call 814-327-5244

State/National

Drilling firm challenges township waste ordinance

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A gas and oil drilling company has sued a western Pennsylvania township,... More...

FBI probes police shooting in Missouri

FERGUSON,... More...

SEPTA worker struck by train

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Philadelphia’s mass transit agency says one of its workers was... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

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Ignition locks bill

I n May a 34-year-old Haverford man was arrested for the fourth time for drunken driving after he... More...

Long agenda awaits

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The halls of Pennsylvania’s ornate  Capitol were quiet and... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates pounce on Tigers early

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Travis Snider hit two home runs, and Starling Marte drove in three runs as... More...

Steeler LB Jones making a splash

LATROBE,... More...

Recker, Niese lead Mets over Phillies

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — Anthony Recker snapped out of his slump in a big way.  Recker hit a... More...