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August 20, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Gaza cease-fire efforts collapse in heavy fighting

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Egyptian attempts to broker an end to a monthlong war between... More...

Special Sections

Local

Model railroad group to host show

The Bedford Model Railroaders will host their 10th anniversary “N-Scale Weekend” Aug. 23 and... More...

SOUND OFF

It’s a time of joy and sadness — Bedford County’s students are returning to... More...

Pets-In-Need at Live Well Chiropractic

Pets-In-Need volunteers, including canine ambassador Tinker, pictured, will participate in the... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

End pigeon shoots

A true sportsman or sportswoman cringes at the thought of blasting away at pigeons released from... More...

Hillary got it right

‘G reat nations need organizing principles, and ‘Don’t do stupid stuff ’ is... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers O-line showing strong

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The offensive line has been a sore spot for the Pittsburgh Steelers in the... More...

Gilbert gets a new six-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers and offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert have reached... More...

Braves send Pirates to another loss

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Justin Upton smashed his 24th home run of the season to spoil Andrew... More...

Bedford votes to keep candy sale

The candy bars are coming and the superintendent is staying.  At their meeting Tuesday,... More...

Clearville man gets prison for role in thefts, burglaries

A Clearville man pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 5-10 years in state prison by Judge Travis... More...

Ferguson pledges outreach efforts after shooting

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Ferguson’s leaders urged residents Tuesday to stay home after dark... More...

Top of th' Morning

HOPE for Hyndman Charter School students start classes today.  As area schools gear up for the... More...

Obituaries

Ronald V. Hixson - 2017-01-17
Ronald M. Brown - 2017-01-16
Charles E. Fleegle - 2017-01-16
Louise Martz - 2017-01-16
Lorraine K. Lewis - 2017-01-16
Shirley L. Hann - 2017-01-14
Marilyn A. Knisley - 2017-01-14
Barbara Jean Smith - 2017-01-14
Brenda J. Varner - 2017-01-14
Audrey J. Dabbs - 2017-01-13
Marjorie F. Bellfy - 2017-01-12
Robert B. Custer - 2017-01-12
Anita L. Cooper - 2017-01-12
Justin L. Cottle - 2017-01-11
Kenneth J. Ott - 2017-01-11
Bernice E. Clapper - 2017-01-10
Mary Katheryn Miller - 2017-01-10
Helen Grace Collare - 2017-01-09
Charles Park Feathers - 2017-01-09
Joyce L. Winter - 2017-01-09
McCall Joseph Dunn - 2017-01-09
Lotteries - 2017-01-09
Joyce L. Corle - 2017-01-07
Robert Lee Ringler - 2017-01-07
Joyce L. Winter - 2017-01-07
V. Ronald Baker - 2017-01-06
Penny Elaine Roberts - 2017-01-06
Catharine Marie Smith - 2017-01-06
Max Harper Fix - 2017-01-05
Dorothy M. Stiffler - 2017-01-05
Mary Ann Ott - 2017-01-05
Allen L. Zimmerman - 2017-01-05
Robert ‘Bob’ Sipes - 2017-01-05
William E. Lepley - 2017-01-05
James Baumgarner - 2017-01-03
Robert B. Custer - 2017-01-03
John S. 'Pete' Imler - 2017-01-03
George B. Bango - 2017-01-03
Robert Dean Felix - 2017-01-03
Robert D. McCoy - 2017-01-03
Linda Meyers - 2017-01-03
Freda R. (Nave) Cottle - 2017-01-03
Jolene Faith Zimmerman - 2017-01-03
Mary Jane Brumbaugh - 2016-12-31
Frances Whitfield - 2016-12-31
Virginia Ruth Fletcher - 2016-12-31
Sarah M. Gunsallus - 2016-12-31

Regional Classifieds
  • ADOPTION ª Children's Program Director & Computer Executive yearn for 1st baby to LOVE & Cherish. Expenses Paid. 1-800-997-1720 ªª Jodi & Mark ªª
  • BEDFORD BOROUGH: 2BR Townhouse, nice, carpet throughout, laundry area. Garbage/lawncare/snow removal. Security deposit. Non-Smoking. NO PETS. Credit reference. (814)310-2382.
  • For Rent- Efficiency apartment for rent on Main Street in Everett. Security deposit and references required. Call (814)652-6294
  • Bedford DBHS is recruiting for direct care staff to work in a residential setting. No experience needed. Excellent benefit package, paid vacation, sick and holidays for full time. Part-time opportunities also available. Please contact Bobbie Jo at 814-623-4877. EOE
  • For Rent- Bedford Borough-2BDR house, $640/month. Mile Level- 2BDR mobile home, $500/month. Security deposits and references required. (814)977-1019
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • THIS NEW CLASSIFICATION HAS BEEN CREATED TO ACCOMMODATE LEGAL PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES Deadline for legal notices to appear in this classification will be 11 a.m. of the preceding day.
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • Cook & Ice Cream Attendant Weekends, Days, Nights. Some benefits. Pay increase every 6 months. Must be self-motivated. Apply at: Mike's Place, Clearville (814)784-5011
  • 2-BR TOWNHOUSE- Chestnut Ridge School District. 1-1/2 bath, large kitchen. No dogs. Good credit required. $600/mo. Phone 814-494-0291 between 10am-7pm.

State/National

Thousands of gallons of fuel oil spills into Ohio River

CINCINNATI ( AP) — An estimated 5,000 to 8,000 gallons of fuel oil spilled into the Ohio... More...

Winning Powerball jackpot unclaimed

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A Powerball ticket sold in West Virginia that was worth $1 million... More...

Los Angeles schools decriminalize discipline

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Students caught misbehaving in the nation’s second largest school... More...

World

Liberia president declares Ebola curfew

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) — Liberia’s president declared a curfew and ordered security... More...

WWII bomb found near Frankfurt airport

BERLIN (AP) — AWorld War II bomb found Tuesday next to a highway near Frankfurt airport was... More...

Argentina car crash kills pope’s relatives

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Three relatives of Pope Francis died and a fourth was in... More...

Local Sports

Sports Schedule

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20 Girls Tennis Bedford at Forest Hills, 4... More...

Schellsburg Fast-Pitch

PLAYOFFS First Round (Best of Three Games) Sunday, August 10 (6) Queen City 12, (3)... More...

Bulletin Board

Winning Edge Athletics is holding tryouts for its new 18U fastpitch softball girls team. They will... More...