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December 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford County Sheriff’s office is unable to process pistol permits at this time. ... More...

Special Sections

Local

From the past into the present

From humble beginnings to community leader

After traveling 52 days across a rough and stormy Atlantic Ocean on a banana boat headed for... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny. Unseasonably warm with highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday... More...

Police

A wooden bench was stolen from a home.  The bench was stolen from 2269 Centennial Road,... More...

World

Dealer: Paris attack gun came through US

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — One of the guns linked to Islamic militants in the Paris attacks that... More...

Tunisian democracy group collects 2015 Nobel Peace Prize

OSLO, Norway (AP) — This year’s Nobel Peace Prize winners, the Tunisian National... More...

Local Sports

Everett girls blank Southern late in win

EVERETT — If anyone can hold the Southern Fulton girls basketball team scoreless in the... More...

Brunner’s pin helps Northern top Southern

LOYSBURG — Had Dakota Brunner surrendered to a pin in his 160-pound bout on Thursday,... More...

Bisons, Lions, Warriors all earn mat victories

SIDMAN — Bedford rolled past Forest Hills on Thursday night, 52-22.  Brandon Greise... More...

Bedford Twp. sees no change in taxes

Bedford Township is maintaining its property tax millage rate for 2015-16, its secretary/treasurer,... More...

Payment to charter schools diminishes

HYNDMAN — While the five school districts in Bedford County are not receiving funding from... More...

Congress in final-stage talks on massive budget, tax bills

WASHINGTON (AP) — With the holidays beckoning, negotiations intensified on Capitol Hill... 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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  • 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
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  • 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

Wal-Mart to launch its own mobile app pay system

NEW YORK (AP) — The mobile payment wars are heating up.  Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the... More...

Senate plans to pass more budget bills, leave Capitol

HARRISBURG (AP) — More budget votes were planned Thursday in the Pennsylvania Legislature,... More...

State Briefs

Threat to university ’not credible’   EDINBORO (AP) — School officials say... More...

Editorial

Forums to help whom?

Guest editorial

State... More...

Obama, wake up to reality

If President Barack Obama had left troops in Iraq, if he had not drawn a red line he then erased,... More...

New militant recruiter- in- chief

In their clandestine headquarters half-a-world away, the Islamic State's terrorist leaders are... More...

State/National Sports

Steeler linebackers ready to attack Bengals

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Arthur Moats revealed the secret formula of how the Pittsburgh Steelers... More...

Penn State men turn back Canisius 81-67

STATE COLLEGE,... More...

MLB executives head home as top hitters remain on the market

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Baseball executives headed home Thursday with top free-agent sluggers... More...

Worship

Religion

WHITE Sulphur Springs Retreat Center in Manns Choice is hosting its annual Christmas Open House on... More...

Children to present musical on Sunday in Manns Choice

“Wise Guys and Starry Skies” musical by Kathie Hill will be presented at 10:30 a.m.... More...

Syndicated radio host coming to Manns Choice to share his story

Christ Victory Church, will welcome radio host Jeffrey D. Miller for its service Dec. 13 starting... More...