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December 26, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Beautiful stocking stuffers

Maternity department staff at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital specially outfitted these newborns... More...

Special Sections

Local

Start new year with new pet

The Bedford County Humane Society has pets ready to celebrate 2016 in a new home. Left is Gypsy, a... More...

Christmas moon

The nearly full moon is seen among Christmas lights at a holiday display Thursday, in Lenexa,... More...

Weather Today

Periods of rain, mainly in the afternoon. Cooler with highs in the upper 40s. Southeast winds 5 to... More...

Editorial

Twelve days of Christmas

Columnist

We are now in the “Twelve Days of Christmas,” as the song goes. When I was young and... More...

Sharing vital information

Guest editorial

It's been nearly a decade and a half since the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks stunned America,... More...

Old Photo Album

The lovely smiling young lady is Sharon Steed who graduated from Everett High School in... More...

Worship

Church News

JOYFUL Notes will host a night of fun and music from 7 to 9 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31,... More...

Local reps. urge Wolf to sign budget

Local lawmakers are urging Gov. Tom Wolf to sign a spending plan which was delivered to his desk... More...

Pope urges prayers for peace in Middle East

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis issued a Christmas Day prayer that recent U.N.-backed peace... More...

Top of th' Morning

Church Walk set for... More...

Obituaries

Arthur W. Hoenstine - 2018-10-18
Memorial Service - 2018-10-18
Virginia H. Bequeath - 2018-10-17
Andrew E. Van Horn - 2018-10-17
Thomas F. Wright - 2018-10-17
Jack A. Hoenstine - 2018-10-16
Dr. Jason Craig Waite - 2018-10-16
John H. Egolf - 2018-10-16
E. Ruth Over - 2018-10-15
Paul Detwiler Jr. - 2018-10-13
Jane (Culp) Vandermade - 2018-10-13
Irma E. Greenawalt - 2018-10-12
Martha L. Davis - 2018-10-11
Fred Eugene Brown - 2018-10-10
Don A. Fletcher - 2018-10-10
Kathy Jo Sturtz - 2018-10-10
Earl Richard Davis Jr. - 2018-10-10
John Russell Giffin - 2018-10-10
Guy Hunter Velykis - 2018-10-10
Larry E. Finnegan Sr. - 2018-10-10
Rae Kathleen Ickes - 2018-10-08
Fredrick J. Risbon - 2018-10-08
Elaine Cole - 2018-10-08
Richard A. Skok - 2018-10-05
Linda I. Whysong - 2018-10-04
Betty J. Lundquist - 2018-10-03
Weston Miles Konicky - 2018-10-03
Maxine D. Wakefoose - 2018-10-03
Anna J. Musselman - 2018-10-02
Kelly C. Claycomb - 2018-10-01
Ronald A. Boore - 2018-10-01
Harry Jerome Seamen - 2018-10-01
Karen B. Brantner - 2018-09-29
Apryle L. Foor - 2018-09-29

Regional Classifieds
  • LOT FOR SALE Offers are being accepted by Broad Top Township for the purchase of (1) lot, approximately 0.142 acres at Broad Street, Wood, PA until 3:00 pm November 5, 2018. Public sewer & water available. Close proximity to Lake Raystown. Contact the Municipal Office at P.O. Box 57 Defiance, PA 16633. P# 814-928-5253.
  • Apartments for Rent- For more information, contact Ron (814) 251-2189
  • 508A Public Notice Notice is hereby given that Forcey Coal, Inc., 475 Banion Road, Madera, PA 16661 has requested a bond release for Surface Mine Permit #05060101 pursuant to the Surface Mining Conservation and Reclamation Act. The mine site is located in Broad Top Township, Bedford County and is known as the Heaton Mine. The permit is located west of SR 1023, Dudley Road, approximately 0.5 miles north of the intersection between SR 1023 and SR 1036, Six Mile Run Road, and south of T-581, Heaton Road, on the property of William H., Dixie A., and John A. Heaton. The permit was issued on April 9, 2007. Bond release of $112,191 is requested on 59.0 acres. Total bond held is $117,810. A Stage II bond release is requested as the area has been backfilled to approximate original contour and is currently supporting an established growth of a mixture of grasses, legumes and trees. Written comments, objections, or a request for an informal conference may be submitted to the PA Department of Environmental Protection, Bureau of District Mining Operations, Ebensburg District Office, 286 Industrial Park Road, Ebensburg, PA 15931 within 30 days following the final (4th) publication date of this notice and must include the person's name, address, telephone number, and a brief description as to the nature of the objection.
  • For Rent- Two bedroom house in Bedford, $800 per month, Call 814-285-7412
  • DECKSIDE LANDSCAPING ¥ Yard Cleanup ¥ Mow/Trim ¥ Mulch/Plant ¥ Fertilization ¥ Weed Control ¥Tree Spraying Bagworms, etc. ¥ Power Washing ¥ Deck Refinishing Free Estimates Veteran Owned Senior Discount Res/Com Insured Credit Cards 814-977-3022 PA111248 BU13424
  • 2-BEDROOM DUPLEX Fishertown area. No pets/smoking. Heat, water/sewage and appliances included. $700/per month. References and security deposit required. Phone (814)839-4735.
  • Barn Help for Special Needs Horses near Jean Bonnet. All weather mucking, feeding, grooming, etc. Must be reliable, able to follow instructions, and have transportation. Submit resumes to: Bedford Gazette c/o 1328 PO Box 671 Bedford, PA 15522
  • 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
  • EVERETT AREA DUPLEX- Large, remodeled 3 bedroom, 1 bath, basement and yard. $700/month plus security deposit. Available November. 352-445-4584
  • PHARMACY TECHNICIAN Rite Aid Pharmacy in Everett is hiring a FT and a PT Pharmacy Technician. Applications available at the store in Everett.

State/National

Guatemala band needs visas

PASADENA,... More...

Surf’s up! in NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — Happy holidays, bro.  The combination of record-setting temperatures and... More...

Reenactors make annual crossing

WASHINGTON CROSSING,... More...

World

Queen’s message: Good can triumph over evil

SANDRINGHAM, England ( AP) — Queen Elizabeth II used her Christmas message Friday to proclaim... More...

Local Sports

Local wrestlers to take part in holiday tournaments

The high school football prediction season is over. In the state finals I had all the games right... More...

Western Pennsylvania Football Conference

94 Years (1923-2015) of Scholastic Football Excellence  2015 Regular Season Conference... More...

State/National Sports

Relentless Brown fueling Steelers offense

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Their lone off day of the week nearing an end, Darrius Heyward-Bey and... More...

Steelers’ defense marvels at Pittsburgh’s prolific offense

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Steelers’ offense has put on a show over the last six weeks like... More...

Serena Williams wins AP Female Athlete of Year for fourth time

Serena Williams spent a good portion of 2015 deflecting questions about whether she could complete... More...

Vital Statistics

Births

Justin and Alisha (Bartek) Bilger, of Williamsburg, welcomed a son to their family on Dec. 16. Levi... More...

Deaths

CONNER, Joseph M., 88, of Clearville, formerly of Towson, Md., Dec. 17.  FEIGHT, Kyleigh Dawn,... More...

Bedford County Marriages

The following persons have applied for marriage licenses in Bedford County:  Haylee Weyant and... More...