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February 28, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

Talent show is Tuesday.  The Bedford Middle School’s annual talent show will be held at... More...

Special Sections


Happy Anniversary (?) It’s the 52nd column

This is my 52nd column for the Bedford Gazette--one a week since March 1, 2014. I guess tomorrow is... More...

March purrs in like a kitten

For adoption information, call the shelter daily between 1 and 5 p.m. at 623-8968 or fill out an... More...

Bedford Skies

Venus shines in March

Sky Sights in Early March: In the first week of March, sunrise is at about 6: 45 a. m. The moon... More...

Local Sports

Everett holds off North Star for district title

JOHNSTOWN — A champion needs to have the fire to win, the will to be great, and the... More...

Four wrestlers guaranteed to advance to states

CANONSBURG — Four local wrestlers are guaranteed to advance to the state tournament, while a... More...

Ridge and Tussey seek district titles

For the second time this season the Chestnut Ridge and Berlin Brothersvalley boys basketball teams... More...

Hyndman jumping for joy

Above, the gymnasium at the school was full of jump roping... More...

Homeland Security continues for a week

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bordering on dysfunction, Congress passed a one-week bill late Friday night... More...


Louis F. Toke - 2018-11-16
James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29

Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


Priest on leave

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest in western Pennsylvania has been placed on... More...

Two arrested in fatal overdose

GREENSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities have arrested two people and are looking for a third in... More...

Man kills 7 in rampage

TYRONE,... More...


Old Photo Album

Marie Creps is celebrating her 78th birthday on March 1. She graduated in 1955 from Saxton High... More...

School suspensions needed

Young people face enough obstacles to learning — they don’t need the disruptive... More...

Get to the point

One of my favorite advertisements many moons ago appeared in the Wall Street Journal. It was part... More...

State/National Sports

Noel leads Philly

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Regardless of their woeful record and eye toward the future, the... More...

Pirates sickened by John

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates say it’s “absolutely... More...

Travis Kvapil’s is car stolen

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) — Travis Kvapil’s NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday from... More...

Vital Statistics

Pyptk, Barefoot exchange vows

Karen Marie Pyptk and Brian Ray Barefoot were united in marriage on Aug. 2. The ceremony took place... More...

Frederick, Rakoczy to wed

James and Jonnie Frederick of Altoona and... More...

Gonzalez, Rakoczy to marry

Dr. Mark and Pamela Rakoczy of Everett are pleased to announce the engagement of their son, Adam... More...