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February 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Claysburg Hall of Fame inducts industrialist Peter Schoenberger

The Claysburg Area Hall of Fame has announced its 2016 inductees into its Hall of... More...

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Playful pets need a good home

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

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Not as cool with highs in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Saturday night:... More...


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Local Sports

Lady Warriors top Lady Panthers in semi

Everett girls return to District 5-AA final, will meet North Star

EVERETT — “It’s not over until it’s over.”  That’s what... More...

NBC’s Snyder gets to milestone

EVERETT — Playing basketball since kindergarten, Northern Bedford’s Sydney Snyder made... More...

Elder still going

ALTOONA — Claysburg- Kimmel’s Tyler Elder remains alive for a medal at the District... More...

Vital Statistics


Jesse Hileman and Brittany Yohn, of Roaring Spring, are pleased to announce the birth of a... More...


BARCHAK, Doris C., of Duncansville, formerly of Altoona, Feb. 13.  BARTHOLOW, Michael S., 43,... More...

Bedford County Divorces

The following couples have filed for divorce in Bedford County Court:  Michelle R. Redinger... More...

Ickes to serve as caregiver liasion

PLEASANTVILLE — The Wanda and Sam Ickes family has been through the rigors of military... More...

Bedford County students learn the law first-hand

The lessons learned in a courtroom are often learned the hard way. But for two Bedford County... More...

Top of th' Morning

Southampton Historical Society will hold a scan day in March.  On March 17, from 10 a.m. to 2... More...


Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-23
Walter D. Carlin Jr. - 2018-02-22
Ronald John McEldowney - 2018-02-22
Harold C. O'Brien - 2018-02-21
Sharon Diane Helsel - 2018-02-21
Obituary Addition - 2018-02-21
Betty Louise Whiteside - 2018-02-20
J. Louise Gardner - 2018-02-20
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-20
Ruth D. Smith - 2018-02-20
Jan Randolph Knavel - 2018-02-19
William O. Mowry - 2018-02-19
Jay H. Shroyer Sr. - 2018-02-19
Frank P. Wertz Jr. - 2018-02-17
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-02-16
Randy Lee College - 2018-02-16
Belva Eileen Ewig - 2018-02-16
Robert Joseph Chnapko - 2018-02-16
Evelyn Grace Ebersole - 2018-02-16
Dorsey Roy Wertz - 2018-02-16
Carl E. Elliott - 2018-02-13
Ms. Florence E. Smith - 2018-02-13
James R. Barnett - 2018-02-12
Harold A. Shriner - 2018-02-12
Harold Eugene Diehl - 2018-02-09
Robert H. Grubb - 2018-02-08
Norma J. Emerson - 2018-02-07
Norman A. Hush - 2018-02-07
Denise Dawn Lawson - 2018-02-07
Christopher R. Ranker - 2018-02-07
A. Darlene Walters - 2018-02-07
Thomas E. Croyle - 2018-02-06
Melvin Ray Emerick - 2018-02-06
Mark G. Leibfreid - 2018-02-06
Thelma Mae Dunkle - 2018-02-05
John O. Sparks - 2018-02-05

Regional Classifieds
  • FOR RENT: Small Store Front. Aprox. 900sq ft. sewage, water, trash and parshal heating. $500/month. Call 814-977-2766 or 814-977-7847
  • HELP WANTED Pallet Handler. Full Time. Must be able to be on feet all day and be able to lift 70lbs Mon-Thurs, Day Shift. Call (814)624-5298 or (414)897-1306. If not answer, please leave message.
  • 1993 FORD TEMPO- Inspection current, some rust, new distributor, new starter, $1,200, call 623-1912.
  • Very Nice, One Bedroom Second floor, Clean and Bright. Many Extras. No pets. $550/month. Call- 814- 977-0146
  • CLASS A - TRUCK DRIVER Position requires tanker endorsement and at least 1 year tractor/trailer driving experience and/or certification from accredited driving school. Pick-up raw milk from local farms and deliver to processing plants. Travel within a 100 mile radius of Bedford, PA - HOME EVERY NIGHT! Benefits include health and vision insurance, 401k, paid vacation and holidays. Interested applicants call 814-847-2742 H. EUGENE KOONTZ TRUCKING, INC.
  • Process medical claims from home! Use own computer! Find out how to spot a medical billing scam from the Federal Trade Commission, 1-877-FTC-HELP. A message from the Bedford Gazette and the FTC
  • For Rent - Bedford Area ¥1-BD APARTMENT ¥2 & 3 BD MOBILE HOMES ¥MOBILE HOME SPACE ¥3-BD HOUSE - BEDFORD Security deposit. No pets. (814)623-1992
  • 844A BID NOTICE The Chestnut Ridge School District will accept bids on the following up to the time specified on March 16, 2018, at which time the bids will be opened at the business office in the Chestnut Ridge Middle School, Fishertown, PA 15539. The public and bidders are invited to attend the bid opening. 1. Electrical Supplies - 9:15 a.m. 2. Maintenance Supplies - 9:30 a.m. Sealed bids should be clearly identified and mailed to Mr. Dennis K. Shaffer, Business Manager, Chestnut Ridge School District, 3281 Valley Road, Fishertown, PA 15539, phone 814-839-4195, extension 2003. The Board reserves the right to accept or reject any or all bids. Dennis K. Shaffer Acting Board Secretary
  • 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


Record number of NASA applicants

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Space travel never looked so good.  NASA announced Friday it... More...

Virgin Galactic to roll out new space tourism rocket

MOJAVE,... More...

State Briefs

Police investigating blackmail connected to Leechburg probe   LEECHBURG (AP) — Police... More...


Happy 284, George


Monday is the 284th birthday of President George Washington, one of our most highly admired... More...

Blocking the hackers

Guest editorial

A nyone who has locked the front door and hidden the key under a flowerpot has dealt with the... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo was taken in 1952 on the Snider Homestead Farm in New... More...

State/National Sports

Miller announces his retirement

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Heath Miller stood at his locker last month, the sting of a playoff loss at... More...

Pirates’ ace Cole dealing with rib soreness

BRADENTON,... More...

Pitt men struggling, searching for consistency

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Tray Woodall had seen... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Jill A. Clapper* to Michael Hughes, Hopewell Twp., $2,000.  Community State Bank to Craig A.... More...