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July 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Tornado, with 105 mph winds, ravages Pa. school

HAMBURG, Pa. (AP) — The National Weather Service confirmed Friday that a tornado with... More...

Bill would drop big-rig driving age to 18

WASHINGTON (AP) — Parents may hesitate to hand teens the keys to the family car, but Congress... More...

Special Sections

Local

Weather Today

Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs around 80. Northeast winds around 5 mph.... More...

Diggity dog and kitten caboodle

The shelter is open 1 to 5 p.m. daily. Online applications are available at www.bchsonline.org. For... More...

Police

Someone stole an iPhone 4 from a Bedford Township home recently.  A 24-year-old man stole the... More...

Editorial

Lazy days of summer

OK, we have waited for warm and sunny weather since last year, and it is now here. We even endured... More...

Old Photo Album

Gerald Wakefield of Friends Cove is shown at left in his high school band uniform, and above in... More...

Lookin’ out for No. 1

Guest editorial

State legislators deserve a whack alongside the head for fiscal irresponsibility and colossal... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Margaret K. Hahn to Perry Schooley*, W. Providence Twp., $175,000.  Bonnie K. Mounts* to Amber... More...

Blair County Deeds

Jeffrey Brubaker to Patrick Donley, 719 Puzzeltown Road, Freedom Township, $115,000.  Gerald... More...

Wolf to explore tax hike alternatives

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) —... More...

State ed secretary to visit Everett

Pennsylvania’s top educator will make a stop in Bedford County Monday as part of a statewide... More...

Fun and games at firemen’s convention

Six Mile Run Team No. 1 participated in the bedpan race this week as part of the Huntingdon County... More...

Top of th' Morning

A carnival will be held on the lawn of the Bedford Senior Center today.  The event will be... More...

Obituaries

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
  • TJ's Electrical Service _______________ Residential Light Commercial Over 30 yrs Experience _______________ T.J. Reiley 814.285.2016 Fully Licensed Certified Insured PA038198
  • 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.
  • BEARD TREE SERVICE Trimming, Removal & Clean-Up Stump Grinding ¥Fully Insured ¥Free Estimates (814)494-3031 If no answer please leave message
  • 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
  • FOUND- Remote Car Key for a Ford Vehicle at May's Christmas Tree Farm in Clearville. Call 814-784-3252.
  • WHEN PLACING YOUR classified ad get extra attention in TODAY'S BEST BUYS! Ask your ad rep for details
  • 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

US Airways last flight in October

DALLAS ( AP) — The last flight for US Airways will take place this fall, and one more name in... More...

Vet finds 62 hair bands, undies in dog’s stomach

MARS, Pa. (AP) — This hungry Labrador has some unusual taste buds.  A Pennsylvania... More...

Another bird flu casualty: Rita’s pulls frozen custard

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The latest casualty of bird flu? Frozen custard.  The summer treat... More...

World

News Briefs

Greek lawmakers back bailout plan... More...

Local Sports

Bedford’s bats come alive in 15-0 victory

In Friday evening’s Cambria County American Legion Game 2 of a best-of-three-game series... More...

Claysburg legion advances

EBENSBURG — The Claysburg Post 522 Cambria County American Legion team won 13-2 in... More...

Curve dominant in 8-5 win against Bowie

ALTOONA — Pittsburgh Pirates top prospect Tyler Glasnow cruised through six scoreless, one-... More...

State/National Sports

Cole wins MLB-best 13th as Pirates win 5-2

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gerrit Cole pitched seven strong innings to become the major leagues’... More...

Federer tops Murray in semis

LONDON (AP) — If Roger Federer was going to allow Andy Murray to gain a foothold in the... More...

Jordan Spieth on cusp of history

Arnold Palmer proposed it. Jack Nicklaus and Tiger Woods pursued it.  Those are the three... More...

Worship

Church News

GOSPEL sing will be presented by The Jacobs Brothers from Dillsburg on July 11 at 7 p.m. at... More...

Vital Statistics

Clarks to mark golden year

Clyde Larry and Nancy Jean Clark of Everett will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July... More...

Wrights to celebrate 50th

Melvin and Nancy (Pensyl) Wright of 224 Bobwhite Drive, Bedford, will celebrate their golden... More...

Clarks to be honored on 65th

Rowland... More...