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January 5, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Medicare 2016 changes are some of program’s biggest ever

WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether it’s coverage for end-of-life counseling or an experimental... More...

Special Sections

Local

Officials start year with swearing- in ceremony

Bedford County officials who won office in the November election are sworn into office Monday by... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the upper 20s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Wind chill values as low as 3 below in the... More...

Police

Police are looking for an unknown vehicle after a hit-and-run incident in Monroe Township.  ... More...

Editorial

Curb drug price gouging

Guest editorial

It's difficult not to rejoice at the news that Martin Shkreli, the notorious, 32- year- old former... More...

View from Harrisburg

Partial budget good for schools

HARRISBURG, Pa. ( AP) — The partial state budget... More...

Don’t mess with Texas

WASHINGTON — The old admonition about not messing with Texas (expand that to Texans) has... More...

Bedford’s council reorganizes; Lemley continues as president

DBI lists 2016 events, some new

The Bedford Borough Council said good-bye to one of their members and welcomed a new face during... More...

Obama moves to expand background checks

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama moved Monday to expand background checks to cover... More...

Top of th' Morning

Keep an eye out for 1095-B.  Any veteran who has received IRS form 1095-B to document their... 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.
  • SELL IT FAST - Your home, car or nearly any item will sell quickly with a Gazette Classified ad. Call 623-1151.
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • High-Paying Postal Jobs! No Experience Required! Don't pay for information about jobs with the Postal Service or federal government. Call the Federal Trade Commission toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP, or visit www.ftc.gov to learn more. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC.
  • GC FEASTER CARPENTRY (814) 979-1978 Shed Repair Garage Doors Building Remodeling And All Your Carpentry Needs Fully Insured HIC# PA118791
  • Local News, Local Sports, Local Town & Government We do it best! Everyone reads the Bedford Gazette. Shouldn't your ad be here. There's no better place to advertise, (814)623-1151.
  • 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
  • BEEGLE'S HEATING & COOLING (814)652-9175 CENTRAL BOILER Certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR FURNACES Heat more with less wood ¥Mini Split ¥Air Conditioning ¥Heat Pumps ¥Geothermal Systems ¥Oil & Gas Systems ¥Furnace & Boiler Replacements PA004575
  • 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

Most floodwaters recede in Midwest

A rare winter flood that brought record or near-milestone crests along the Mississippi River and... More...

States divvy up Yellowstone grizzy hunt

BILLINGS,... More...

Invasive carp could create huge presence

TRAVERSE CITY,... More...

World

Gov. says Mexican slaying is a gang warning

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A drug gang killed a newly installed mayor over the weekend as a warning... More...

Local Sports

Northern tops Tussey in overtime, 62-58

LOYSBURG — Defense was a major part in Monday’s game between Tussey Mountain and... More...

Shuke leads Bedford girls to a 40-point victory

Bedford dominated Greater Johnstown for the final three-plus quarters on Monday night to record a... More...

This could be best year for Wild Cards

It looks like it’s a good year to be a wild card in the NFL playoffs.  The oddsmakers... More...