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December 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Prothonotary office to stop handling passport applications

Bedford County Prothonotary’s office will discontinue processing passport applications... More...

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Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Saturday... More...

Finding purrfect home

Pets searching for a place to call home this week at the Bedford County Humane Society include... More...

Pennsylvania CareerLink seeking employers for worksite program

Pennsylvania CareerLink Youth and Young Adult Programs in Blair and Bedford counties are looking... More...

Local Sports

McGill’s victory highlights Ridge’s 50-17 win

FISHERTOWN — There were plenty of roars from the Chestnut Ridge Lions’ fan base last... More...

Bedford girls win second straight, beating Ridge

The storylines are nearly the same with both the Chestnut Ridge and the Bedford varsity girls... More...

Everett girls win

EVERETT — Host Everett rolled past Fannett- Metal on Friday, 72-35.  Kadie Morral had 16... More...

Vital Statistics


Karelitz, Duffy to wed in June

Don and Glenda Duffy, of Snake Spring Valley, and Alan and Meryl Karelitz, of Plum, are pleased to... More...


Shaun Ross and Ashley Brodie, of Williamsburg, are pleased to announce the birth of a son. Dexter... More...


AREY, Wendy K., 50, of Altoona, Dec. 8.  BAIR, Allan, 94, of Scottdale, Ariz., Dec. 8. ... More...

Wolf’s office: $1B tax bill will pass vote

HARRISBURG (AP) —... More...

Congress sends tax, spending bill to Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress ended its chaotic year on a surprising note of bipartisan unity... More...

Top of th' Morning

Drumming for fun, families and community is featured at the monthly drum... More...


Lahoma Bowser - 2018-07-21
Kathy M. Pittman - 2018-07-21
Eugene S. Beegle - 2018-07-20
Charles L. Miller - 2018-07-20
Dennis A. Wilt - 2018-07-20
Leona L. Asper - 2018-07-19
Michele Jo Smith - 2018-07-19
Tyler James Grace - 2018-07-19
Ryan P. Biddle - 2018-07-18
Kathryn M. Bowman - 2018-07-18
Robert P. Harvey - 2018-07-17
Nicholas Mykut - 2018-07-17
Raymond Sebaston Fries - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-16
Mary K. Walter - 2018-07-14
David A. Conrad - 2018-07-13
Harold G. Claar - 2018-07-12
Charlotte A. Eicher - 2018-07-12
Brian Keith Rhodes - 2018-07-11
Mary Pearl Bankes - 2018-07-10
Cora Mae Hall - 2018-07-10
John D. Feathers Jr. - 2018-07-10
Robert L. Horton - 2018-07-10
Daniel Wayne Border - 2018-07-09
Brenton R. Nee - 2018-07-09
Thomas G. Waltman - 2018-07-09
Harry R. Ritchey - 2018-07-05
Harry R. Ritchey - 2018-07-03
Iola B. Clark - 2018-07-03
Dora M. Williams - 2018-07-03
Pauline Mackie - 2018-07-02
Elaine Veach - 2018-07-02

Regional Classifieds
  • S & M TRANSPORT, INC. - Located in Needmore, PA- Needed- Company Drivers with a CDL-A License with one year experience. Dedicated lanes. Flatbed Experience Beneficial. Pay - 28%. Monthly bonus's. Home every weekend. Family atmosphere. Please call and ask for Jim between the hours of 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., 717-573-2401 or 800-678-5918.
  • Garage Sale- July 19 & 20. 8am-4pm. 792 Barclay Drive, Bedford. Lots of nice home decor.
  • Covered Seasoned Chunked Firewood. Enough for 2 homes. Wood needs split. $700. 814-624-0269
  • Garage Sale July 20th 8am-4pm 21st 8am-12pm. 243 West John Street. Located in garage behind. Nice sale. Something for everyone.
  • Hurley Tree Service LLC New Paris, PA Cutting, Trimming, Pruning & Removal of Trees and Shrubs. Mulching Firewood Fully Insured Free Estimates Large & Small Jobs (814) 889-8003
  • Caregivers Needed Weekends & holidays included; 11pm-7am shift. Must have High School Diploma or GED. If you are mature and responsible, apply in-person: Carrol's Rest Home, Bedford. EOE.
  • ADOPTION: ª Adoring, Financially Secure Couple, Outdoors, Music, Travel awaits your baby. Expenses Paid. ªª1-800-933-1975ªª ªªKim & Mattªª
  • House for Sale- Earlson Area of Everett on Monroe St. 2 story, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths. 814-652-2844 or 814-285-6416
  • NOTICE TO OUR READERS: While work at home advertising is often legitimate, we advise our readers to fully investigate, the background of any company before paying a fee. "If it sounds too good to be true", it probably is. Proceed with caution if you are asked to send money or in calling 900 numbers. All phone numbers prefixed by "900" are charged to the caller on a per minute or per call basis. THE BEDFORD GAZETTE makes every effort to qualify these charges for the reader. Remember if you have any doubts, "investigate."
  • Down River Golf Course Line Cook Must be reliable, experience preferred Call 814-652-5193 Ext. 11 or stop in for application


Data breach sets off charges of theft in ‘16 Democratic race

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Democratic race for president unexpectedly exploded with rancor Friday... More...

Vet gets 2 1/2 to 5 years for fatal crash

HOLLIDAYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — An Iraq war veteran who claims she turned to alcohol to relieve... More...

‘Force Awakens’ pulls in record $57M on opening

NEW YORK (AP) — “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” has set a box office record with... More...


Do you hear what I hear?


The answer to that Christmas carol question is “a song, a song, high above the trees with a... More...

Pass pet- friendly bill

It’s almost Christmas and the governor, the House and the Senate have yet to produce a... More...

Our addiction to polling

No pollster would dare ask, "Are you in favor of more political polls?" Or, "Should news media... More...

State/National Sports

Bishop Guilfoyle takes back-to-back PIAA titles

HERSHEY, Pa. (AP) — Evan Chadbourn rushed for 151 yards and scored two touchdowns as Bishop... More...

DIII’s Mount Union wins record 12th championship

SALEM,... More...

Dodgers hit for 43 mil in luxury tax

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers were hit Friday with a record luxury tax of nearly... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Eva Miller to Michele L. Brumbaugh, E. St. Clair Twp., $60,000.  Carol Jacob* to Michael J.... More...

Blair County Deeds

Barbara Beard to Krystal Dyer, 1230 18th Ave., Altoona, $17,000.  Constance and Dennis... More...