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November 7, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

VA: Wait times down, still beyond its goal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Wait times for veterans care at VA hospitals and clinics have been reduced... More...

Rose Parade float to carry stories of transplant successes

EVERETT — UPMC Bedford Memorial and Center for Organ Recovery and Education (CORE) and... More...

Special Sections


Southampton lists raffle winners

The Southampton Historical Society announced the winners of its Election Day raffle to benefit the... More...

Fighting polio

The Bedford Rotary Club served its annual pork and sauerkraut dinner fundraiser Monday... More...

Tommy, Moose make donation

Bedford Borough council and Mayor Bill Leibfreid accepted at $5,000 donation on behalf of the... More...


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Champion early ed

A fter the winners in the Pennsylvania governor and state legislative races are done celebrating,... More...

Voters seek straight talk

A fundamental phenomenon drove the Republican sweep of  Tuesday’s midterm elections, a... More...

Local Sports

Tussey, Northern, and Everett in 5-A playoffs

Defending champ Titans own eight wins, Panthers and Warriors five each

If seeds hold true for the District 5- A championship game later this month, Berlin and Tussey... More...


District postseason predicitions

The regular season predictions are over for 2014. In Week 10, I had 27 games right and three... More...

Sports Schedule

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7 Football District 5-A Quarterfinals ( 8) Conemaugh Township... More...


Imler church to serve free community meal on Saturday

FREE community lunch will be served from noon to 2 p.m. Nov. 8 at St. Paul’s United Church of... More...

Shoe box collection week is Nov. 17-24

Filled shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Project may be dropped off during national... More...

Eye in the sky

This red-tailed hawk is seen on Thursday morning after a cool November rain shower trying to shake... More...

State Senate sees fight brewing

HARRISBURG,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Open house events in downtown businesses will be held next... More...


Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01
Karen B. Brantner - 2018-09-29
Apryle L. Foor - 2018-09-29

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • Cove Creek Salvage ¥ Buyers of all types of scrap metals ¥ Now offering Container Service ¥ Cash paid for late model wrecked cars & trucks ¥ Removal of junk vehicles available 814-847-0026
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.


Union Civil War officer to receive Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON (AP) — A Union Army officer who stood his ground during the Battle of Gettysburg... More...

Three-vehicle crash leaves 27 injured

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A crash on a Syracuse-area interstate involving a New York City-bound... More...

DNA in ’05 assault matches suspect

FAIRFAX, Va. (AP) — DNA recovered from under the fingernail of a sexual-assault victim in... More...


NATO will continue Afghanistan support, chief says

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — NATO will continue to support Afghanistan even after the Western... More...

UN Ebola chief hopeful case numbers will drop

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N.’s Ebola chief said an extraordinary global response over... More...

Study dates Eurasian split from Asians

BERLIN (AP) — The human populations now predominant in Eurasia and East Asia probably split... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers’ veteran Allen to start at strong safety for Polamalu

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Will Allen is the next man up for the Pittsburgh Steelers.  The 11-... More...

Big shoes to fill as Eagles look to replace the injured Ryans

PHILADELPHIA ( AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles are replacing injured linebacker DeMeco Ryans... More...

Rice hearing with NFL concludes

NEW YORK (AP) — A hearing for Ray Rice appealing his NFL suspension concluded Thursday after... More...