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December 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Some in GOP say Cruz strategy backfired in confirmations

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unhappy Republicans say... More...

Korean War vet is finally laid to rest

FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — More than 60 years after Pfc. Anthony La Rossa went missing while... More...

Special Sections

Local

Glimpses of Bedford County

RSVP: Seniors volunteering to support communities

One dimension of what is known as the Spirit of Christmas is the spirit of volunteering.... More...

Police

A Bedford man is in jail and charged with simple assault after an incident Friday... More...

Area EMS group to join regional effort

The Board of Directors for Emergency Medical Management Cooperative East (EMMCO), Emergency Medical... More...

Editorial

Political Cartoon

Full Story

Paying to prosecute

A ccording to an old, wise adage, “He who pays the piper calls the tune.” But when a... More...

‘Different’ gov. pays way

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Tom Wolf, who promised in his election campaign to be “a... More...

State/National Sports

Rookies help Pens defeat Lightning

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The names in the lineup change. The results when the Pittsburgh Penguins... More...

Chryst still at Pitt, waiting on Wisconsin

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Paul Chryst is still the head coach at Pittsburgh. For now at... More...

Steelers surging as last two weeks are here

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t making a prediction, exactly. Yet the... More...

Vital Statistics

Blessed events

Mercedes Ward of Everett is pleased to announce the birth of her son. Zander Xavier Maximus Ward... More...

Stringing them along

Larry Shulenski of the West Hazleton Streets Department, strings holiday lights Monday, Dec. 15,... More...

W. Providence taxes will stay put for 2015

West Providence Township anticipates receiving $14,000 more in liquid fuel funding from the state... More...

Photo

A pickup truck rear-ended an AMED ambulance on the Sunnyside Road connector with Route 30 just... More...

Top of th' Morning

Students will sing carols.  Hope for Hyndman Charter School’s After School students... 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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  • GC FEASTER CARPENTRY (814) 979-1978 Shed Repair Garage Doors Building Remodeling And All Your Carpentry Needs Fully Insured HIC# PA118791
  • Local News, Local Sports, Local Town & Government We do it best! Everyone reads the Bedford Gazette. Shouldn't your ad be here. There's no better place to advertise, (814)623-1151.
  • 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
  • BEEGLE'S HEATING & COOLING (814)652-9175 CENTRAL BOILER Certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR FURNACES Heat more with less wood ¥Mini Split ¥Air Conditioning ¥Heat Pumps ¥Geothermal Systems ¥Oil & Gas Systems ¥Furnace & Boiler Replacements PA004575
  • 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

Flags lowered for officer

PERRYOPOLIS, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett has ordered flags at the state Capitol and two... More...

N.Y. bans pet piercings, tattoos

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Body art is not for animals, at least not in New York.  It will soon... More...

Ex-player sentenced in frat fight

BLOOMSBURG,... More...

World

Gunman, 2 more dead in cafe siege

SYDNEY (AP) — The deadly siege began in the most incongruous of ways, on a sunny Monday... More...

Local Sports

Lion boys earn big win over Warriors, 59-34

EVERETT — Free throw shooting can win ball games and it can lose ball games.  Both... More...

Ridge’s Claar passes 100-win mark

As the season began, Derrick Claar was basically assured of becoming the next member of the 100-win... More...

Bedford boys win

Bedford took a 54-52 win at Cambria Heights on Monday night. Jeff Kidd’s three-pointer with... More...

Deed Transfers

Deed transfers

Kurtz Family Trust to Samuel L. Kurtz, W. Providence Twp., Not Available  Lois Deremer to Van... More...