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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

Local

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...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

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...

JUST SPORTS

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...

Worship

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...

Obituaries

Janet (Arnold) Deneen - 2018-12-15
Ray E. Koontz - 2018-12-15
Terry Joseph Malec - 2018-12-14
Rylie A. Weyandt - 2018-12-14
Janet L. Wright - 2018-12-14
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-12
Clyde H. Whetstone - 2018-12-12
Lee Gordon Hughes - 2018-12-12
Linda B. Francis - 2018-12-11
Troy Levi Ott - 2018-12-11
Paul M. Stone - 2018-12-11
Jenna Lee Myers - 2018-12-11
Phyllis J. Mitchell - 2018-12-10
Kenneth W. Bowser - 2018-12-08
Clara Ruby Hastings - 2018-12-06
Gerard L. Harclerode - 2018-12-06
Sachiko Horton - 2018-12-06
Hartman W. Black - 2018-12-04
Marjorie G. Hankinson - 2018-12-04
Anne S. Combs - 2018-12-04
Angela Kaye Keenan - 2018-12-04
William W. Titter Jr. - 2018-12-04
Samuel R. Howsare - 2018-12-04
Mason ‘Gene’ Jay - 2018-12-03
Angela K. Keenan - 2018-12-03
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-12-01
Carole R. Molovich - 2018-11-30
David Lee Thompson - 2018-11-29
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-28
Calvin T. Pittman - 2018-11-28
Richard E. Hershberger - 2018-11-28
Arthur Louis Larson - 2018-11-27

Regional Classifieds
  • The Bedford Area School District is advertising for an anticipated vacancy for a Computer Technician. Interested applicant should possess a post high school degree in technology and/or demonstrated proficiency in technology related practices and experience. Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently are also required. All applicants must obtain the following clearances for employment: Child Abuse Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Record Check, and FBI Criminal Background Check. Please send a letter of interest, resume, three letters of reference: Mr. John Diehl, Director of Technology/CIO, Bedford Area School District, 330 East John Street, Bedford, PA 15522, by December 21, 2018. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Diehl at 814-623-4208 or email diehlj@bedfordasd.org. A ÒJob Description' is available upon request. The BASD is an EOE.
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  • 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
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  • Bedford, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom House, newly remodeled, hardwood floors, off street parking, small pets considered. Lease/Security Deposit. Call 814-652-0198
  • Administration Support Staff/Student Services Position Full time 12 month position available in the Forbes Road School District for an Administrative Support Staff/Student Services position. Ideal candidates will possess an Associate's Degree or the equivalent, excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing and strong attention to detail. Responsibilities include greeting and directing visitors, answering phones, managing visitor badge security system, receive, record and monitor attendance 7-12. Compose a monthly newsletter to be posted in the local paper as well as on social media. Serve as cafeteria secretary to print and distribute menus, assist in preparing for audits, complete PA reports based on information supplied by nutrition specialist and send account notifications for parents from POS staff regarding students who are in debt. Serve as athletic secretary to assist director with scheduling, phone calls and PIAA regulation compliance. Collect, Monitor and distribute student keys to ensure students are arriving on time and not leaving early. Interested persons should send applications, resumes and clearances to Mark Loucks, Superintendent, mloucks@frsd.info 159 Red Bird Drive, Waterfall, PA 16689. Deadline for applications is December 21, 2018.

State/National

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...

World

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...