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March 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford County Sportsplex set to open Friday to public

A formerly shuttered sports complex will be reopened to Bedford County, with a free community day... More...

Special Sections


Borough manager attends PELRAS conference

Bedford Borough manager Barbara Diehl was among Pennsylvania’s municipal leaders in... More...

‘Team Dolan’ breakfast fundraiser set for March 26

“Team Dolan” breakfast fundraiser is set for March 26 from 6 a.m. until sold out. ... More...

Senior menus

The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for March 28 - 31 is as follows:  Monday... More...


Officials: Brussels bombers may have rushed attack

BRUSSELS (AP) — As police hunted for the surviving Brussels bomber, evidence mounted... More...

Local Sports

Burk, Walter sign with schools

Claysburg-Kimmel seniors Paige Burk, left, and Bryce Walter, right, sign their letters of intent... More...

Bisons fall, 3-2

SOMERSET — Host Somerset defeated Bedford in varsity tennis action on Wednesday, 3-2. ... More...

Everett squads excel in Cove

Everett’s Red A Team took first place in the Cove League A team tournament. Team members are... More...

Nine-month budget impasse ends

Wolf backs off veto threat allowing state budget to pass

HARRISBURG,... More...

Local schools react to the end of the budget impasse

Local school officials and Bedford County Extension’s interim director expressed a sense of... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Borough reminds residents of animal... More...


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

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  • 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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  • 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.


Justices divided over challenge to health care

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a new challenge to President Barack Obama’s health care law, the... More...

Company that makes sleep apnea masks to pay $34M in lawsuit

MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A company that makes breathing masks for people with sleep apnea has... More...

State Briefs

Officials: Sanders mural on Phillly building can stay   PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Officials... More...


Victims bill needs support

Guest editorial

State Rep. Mark Rozzi has been pushing for years to change state laws in an effort to broaden the... More...

Old Photo Album

This photo of sisters Eileen Kidd, left, and Bea Livengood was taken on July 5, 1949. At the time,... More...

Reality stalking us


The President was in Havana, standing with Raul Castro, for a photo posed in front of a huge... More...

State/National Sports

Cutch homers again as Pirates win, 6-5

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Andrew McCutchen homered for the fifth time in seven games, helping... More...

Baseball ‘lifer’ Garagiola dies at age 90

PHOENIX (AP) — Joe Garagiola’s nine-year baseball career was a modest... More...

Top-seeded Kansas not overlooking Maryland

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kansas played like the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament with... More...