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July 8, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

New radio program highlights county stories

Bedford County is full of go-getters, and Cessna Communications is dedicated to highlighting the... More...

Top of th' Morning

Community drum circle is this week at Bedford’s farmers... More...

Special Sections

Local

Weather Today

Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to... More...

Out for a ride

Grace Ritchey Pollock, 89, of Hyndman enjoys a ride on the back of Rodney Lehman’s scooter... More...

Written in the sky

Ruth Davis, of Everett, wanted to share with readers her photo of a cross formed by two jet... More...

Editorial

Old Photo Album

This group of lifeguards patrolled the waters to keep swimmers safe in 1968 at Shawnee State... More...

Question of pride or shame

Should we feel proud of our rebellious Confederate... More...

Taxing health, progress

Guest editorial

Dreaming up innovative products that make living easier and even save lives requires creating... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco helps with tarp, then triples in win

PITTSBURGH ( AP) — Gregory Polanco helped free a grounds crew member trapped underneath a... More...

Dempsey scores twice, U.S. beats Honduras 2-1

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Clint Dempsey scored twice on headers in front his home state fans, and... More...

Williams gets past Azarenka; Sharapova next

LONDON (AP) — Even as Serena Williams piled up aces and groundstroke winners from all angles,... More...

Wolf attacks GOP budget

Senator pins stalemate on governor’s request for tax increase

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

County approves raise for non-union workers

By Erin Thompson  Gazette Staff Writer  Bedford County Commissioners approveda3percent... More...

Greece gets until Sunday for proposals to stave off collapse

BRUSSELS (AP) — Frustrated and angry eurozone leaders fearing for the future of their common... 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
Agnes C. Fleming - 2018-11-26
Shirley Y. Hook - 2018-11-26
Helen M. Kimmel - 2018-11-26

Regional Classifieds
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  • 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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  • Wolf's Trucking in Manns Choice, PA is seeking a tri-axle driver. Part-time, 2-3 days/week. 2 years experience preferred. CDL required. 814-977-4373
  • RIDGETOP ORCHARDS 2953 Valley Rd. Fishertown, PA Honeycrisp 20 Varieties Apples MIX & MATCH bins 814-839-4181 Monday- Saturday 9am-5pm www.ridgetoporchards.com
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  • 641A Chestnut Ridge School District Attention: Food Service Management Companies The Chestnut Ridge School District is requesting proposals for school food service management services. The Food Service Management Company will provide management services according to United State Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulations and guidelines, as well as the Pennsylvania Department of Education policies and guidelines. Food Service Management Companies and/or their representative may submit proposals to: Chestnut Ridge School District In C/O Dennis K. Shaffer 3218 Valley Rd Fishertown, PA 15539 (814)839-4195 Ext. 2003 The Chestnut Ridge Board of Education reserves the right to accept or reject any and/or all proposals or to accept the proposal that it finds, in its sole discretion, to be in the best interest of the school district. A mandatory walk-through meeting is scheduled for January 16, 2019 at 2pm at Chestnut Ridge Administration Office, 3281 Valley Rd, Fishertown, PA 15539. All proposals must be submitted no later than 1:30pm on February 1, 2019. All proposals should be delivered in a sealed envelope and addressed to the Chestnut Ridge School District Attn: Dennis K. Shaffer and be clearly marked: Food Service management Proposal.
  • 127 N. CHAMBERLAIN ST. BEDFORD BORO 2-bedrooms. Non-smoking. No pets. $475/mo. includes trash. Lease and security deposit required. Phone 814-285-6391.
  • Bish General Contracting Interior/Exterior You name it, we do it! Fully licensed and insured 814-977-7847

State/National

Pair escape Pa. house explosion

NORTH BRADDOCK,... More...

Pa. court rules police videos can be public records

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania court ruled Tuesday that police videos recorded in... More...

Report: Number of U.S. heroin users rose 300,000

NEW YORK (AP) — The number of... More...

World

Bomb blamed on Boko Haram kills 20 in northern Nigeria

ZARIA, Nigeria (AP) — A bomb blast in Nigeria’s northern university town of Zaria... More...

China opens exhibit to mark war victory over Japan

BEIJING (AP) — China opened an exhibition of guns and photos of massacres to commemorate the... More...

Burundi ruling party wins in parliament

BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — Burundi’s ruling party has won a majority in parliament in... More...

Local Sports

Bedford holds on for 5-3 win over Cernic’s

Sometimes defending a small lead can be the hardest part of baseball.  In Tuesday’s... More...

Claysburg pitchers shut out St. Michael, 13-0

SIDMAN — The meeting between the teams with the best records in the Cambria County American... More...