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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

Henry E. Leppert - 2017-08-16
Mary O. Snider - 2017-08-16
Paul W. Williams - 2017-08-16
Raymond E. Diehl - 2017-08-15
Eva M. Boyer - 2017-08-14
Ann H. Shaffer - 2017-08-12
Elizabeth Mae Stuby - 2017-08-12
Donald C. Lambert - 2017-08-11
Richard W. Heming - 2017-08-10
April T. Ross - 2017-08-10
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-09
Verna Lucille Ritchey - 2017-08-09
Laurence J. Mateljan - 2017-08-08
Daniel G. Pensyl - 2017-08-08
Ruth V. Dermer - 2017-08-07
Ruth Shuey Risser - 2017-08-07
Mary R. Page - 2017-08-07
Delores R. Thomas - 2017-08-07
Merriam J. Shab Smith - 2017-08-07
Andrew J. Domonkos - 2017-08-05
Steven R. Smith - 2017-08-05
Stanford P. Boyer - 2017-08-04
Betty J. Furmanchick - 2017-08-04
Barry J. Leighty, II - 2017-08-04
Richard Lee Ritchey - 2017-08-03
Obit correction - 2017-08-02
Robin M. Hillegas - 2017-08-01
Lois A. Knisely - 2017-08-01
Harry Max McDannell - 2017-07-31
Lillian M. Pepple - 2017-07-31
Janet M. Morgan - 2017-07-31
Theodore R. Eichler - 2017-07-29
Timothy H. Carey II - 2017-07-28
Eugene Leo Turner - 2017-07-28

Regional Classifieds
  • For Rent- Bedford Boro. 3-Bdr, applicances included. $650/mo. No pets. No smoking. Security deposit, first, and last month required. 814-494-1108
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA PEACHES 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • 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.
  • The Huntingdon-Bedford-Fulton Area Agency on Aging encourages interested applicants to take Civil Service exams for the following classifications for future local government employment: L0657 Aging Care Manager 1 (starting $14.85/hr); L0635 Aging Care Manager 2 (starting $16.27/hr; L0811 Senior Center Operator 1 (starting $11.87/hr). Good benefit package. Access the Civil Service Comission's website at www.scsc.pa.gov to review test announcements, minimum experience & training requirements and completion of application for exams. The Agency is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
  • LEHMAN'S FARM Our Sweet Corn is Ready! Call to order CORN! Taking Orders for Green Beans & Red Beets & Tomatoes 432 Lehman Road New Paris 814-839-4247
  • Multi-Family Yard Sale Friday & Saturday August 18-19; 9am-4pm 480 Ridgewood Dr. (off Route 56 between Chestnut Ridge Schools) Stove, power tools, microwave, range hood, toys, car seats, crib mattress, pack-n-play, bouncer, corner bench with table, housewares, books, and children/adult clothing.
  • FOR SALE (3) Hustler Commercial Zero Turn Mowers; (2)Ride on; (1)Walk behind. Asking $2,300 each or $6,400 for all; North Star 200 gallon ski Sprayer with Honda Engine; 300ft hose and electric reel. Asking $1,600. All prices negotiable. For information call or text 814-285-0203.
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • Lost Pink Cell Phone at Summit Gym. Reward offered. Please call 494-8583

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...