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February 14, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

County treasuer to retire

After more than 20 years of working in the Bedford County Treasurer’s office, current... More...

Top of th' Morning

Practice for Claysburg Hee Haw is set to... More...

Special Sections


Middle of the month

The sun's rays are getting a little stronger as we approach the middle of the month, although it... More...

Be my Valentine

For adoption information, call the shelter any day between 1 and 5 p.m. at 814-623-8968. You can... More...

Dog sniffs way to owner

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa ( AP) — A family says a dog who ran away from home turned up at an Iowa... More...


Old Photo Album

United Telephone Co. closed in Bedford 30 years ago on Feb. 15, 1985. The operator pictured at the... More...

Charter schools

The Philadelphia School Partnership, which began about four years ago with the mission of raising... More...

Stop selling tobacco

I t seems hypocritical to sell cigarettes and medicine to treat things such as COPD, cancer and... More...

State/National Sports

Pitt faces key home game with Carolina

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Pittsburgh is running out of time, and Jamie Dixon knows... More...

NASCAR black flags Stewart for weighty issue

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. ( AP) — Tony Stewart opened Speedweeks with a weighty — and heated... More...

Seattle finalizes one-year contract with Rickie Weeks

SEATTLE (AP) — Rickie Weeks understands his career as only a second baseman is likely... More...

Ready for the big day

Renee Nicholson puts the finishing touches on a flower arrangement Friday morning at Everett... More...

Wolf halts Pa. death penalty

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Newly elected Gov. Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty... More...

Exasperated New Englanders brace for snow

BOSTON (AP) — Exasperated New Englanders still digging out from three major storms that left... More...


Raymond J. 'Ray' Nave - 2017-11-23
Ronald L. Dixon - 2017-11-22
Richard D. Dodson Sr. - 2017-11-21
Roger Anthony Fitzhugh - 2017-11-21
Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
Lloyd B. Hansen - 2017-11-18
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-16
John E. Waugerman - 2017-11-16
Dolores King - 2017-11-15
George William Davis - 2017-11-14
Clara Jane Smeltzer - 2017-11-14
Reba G. Foor - 2017-11-13
Jane W. Gorman - 2017-11-10
Martin M. Territo - 2017-11-10
Robert A. Kerr - 2017-11-10
Jeannine H. Kuffner - 2017-11-10
Harvey F. Thomas - 2017-11-09
Betty L. Walter - 2017-11-08
Harold L. Price - 2017-11-07
Paul E. Wilson - 2017-11-07
Lois Louise Fazenbaker - 2017-11-07
Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
James Territo - 2017-11-07
Connie L. Ickes - 2017-11-06
Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06

Regional Classifieds
  • 564A BUDGET 2017 The proposed budget for the year 2018 for Hopewell Township, Huntingdon County is open for inspection, by appointment, at the home of the secretary at 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa. 16657 until December , 2017 when it will be considered for adoption. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • 590 MEETING NOTICE The Saxton Borough Council will hold their next monthly meeting on December 11, 217at 6 pm. The meeting will be held at 707 9th Street, Saxton, PA.
  • 563A Bid Request Sealed bids will be received until December 2, 2017 for an hourly rate for skid loader, back hoe, track hoe services. All bids must include a valid driver's license and proof of insurance. Bids will be open at the meeting on Saturday, December 2, 2017. The supervisors reserve the right to reject any or all bids. Bids can be sent to: Hopewell Township, 18179 Peach Orchard Lane, James Creek, Pa. 16657. Wendy Melius, Secretary
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Winterize your Vehicles Now Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • EVERETT- 2-bedroom w/appliances included, water, trash, sewer $650/month, security deposit and lease required. Available Dec. 1st. 814-285-0107.
  • Everett Borough- 2-Bedroom House. Off-street parking, no pets, appliances included, lease/security deposit required. Yard and Storage Garage. $650.00/month. Call (814) 652-5148.
  • FISHERTOWN, RIDGEWOOD HEIGHTS AREA Newer 2-bedroom apartment All major appliances. Security deposit. No smoking. No pets. Phone (814)733-4387 or (814)839-9346.
  • SCHOOL VAN DRIVERS Maxwell Transportation Accepting Applications Part-time Van Drivers Immediate Opening Bedford-Everett-Chestnut Ridge School Districts Call 814-276-3898
  • HOUSE FOR RENT- CLAYSBURG AREA 2 Bedroom 1 Bath. $700 Rent & Security. Water & Sewer included. Call 814-330-3329
  • One Bedroom APARTMENTS FOR RENT BEDFORD Most utilities included. No smoking. No pets. Security deposit and renter insurance required. Call Today: (814) 652-2397


Facts about Pennsylvania’s death penalty

By The Associated Press  Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf announced a moratorium on executions in... More...

Harrisburg-Pittsburgh rail could cost $1.5B

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A new Pennsylvania Department of Transportation study released Friday... More...

Lawyer wants teen’s stabbing case out of adult court

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A 17-year-old boy charged in a stabbing rampage at his high school is... More...


Ukraine cease-fire deadline provokes bitter battle

ARTEMIVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Russian-backed separatists mounted a vicious assault Friday in... More...

Strikes on Gaza homes took high toll

RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — The youngest to die was a 4- day-old girl, the oldest a 92-year-old... More...

Locusts on menu at ‘Game of Thrones’ feast

LONDON (AP) — It takes a strong stomach to be a fan of “Game of Thrones,” a... More...

Local Sports

Five CK wrestlers alive in the D6-AA consolations

ALTOONA — Claysburg has five wrestlers alive for a chance to medal in today’s final... More...

Rockwood girls hold off HOPE for Hyndman, 39-33

HYNDMAN — The HOPE for Hyndman Lady Hornets know a thing or two about comebacks and on Friday... More...


New Hall of Fame class selected

The Bedford County Sports Hall of Fame Committee met on Thursday to select the inductees for the... More...

Vital Statistics

Diehl, Mathers engaged to wed

Michael and Sharon Diehl of Bedford are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emma... More...

Sollenberger, Koval to wed

Nevin and Laura Sollenberger of New Enterprise and Joe and Margaret Mary Koval of Schnecksville are... More...

Frey, Stahl to marry in June

Valorie and Robert Walls of Tyrone and Trinia and Lindsey Golubosky and Allen Stahl of Bedford are... More...