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April 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Pope insists conscience, not rules, must lead faithful

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis said Friday that Catholics should look to their own... More...

Special Sections

Local

Weather Today

Snow. Mainly in the morning. Total snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches. Colder with highs in the... More...

Finding purrfect homes

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

Regional education foundation holds fundraiser at Elks club

The Bedford County Regional Education Foundation “Crooned the Night Away” on April 2 at... More...

Editorial

It’s electric

Columnist

I have a good electric comp any—Bedford Rural Electric Cooperative. They offer good quality... More...

Minimum wage folly

Guest editorial

Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law Monday a staggering 50 percent boost in the statewide minimum... More...

ASPCA will mark 150th birthday

It seemed like a good idea at the time, but I've been living it down since I was nine or 10 years... More...

State/National Sports

Marte’s grand slam robs Reds, Pirates win 6-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Starling Marte hit his first career grand slam, connecting off new Reds... More...

Spieth leads McIlroy by one midway through Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — The final pairing for a weekend at the Masters is what everyone wanted... More...

American wrestlers vie for possible Olympic spots

CORALVILLE, Iowa (AP) — The... More...

Worship

Church News

ELECTION Day ham potpie supper will be served April 26 from noon to 6 p.m. at the Wolfsburg United... More...

Vital Statistics

Births

Mark and Renee (Diehl) Buell, of Roaring Spring, are delighted to announce the birth of a daughter.... More...

Deaths

ALBERT, Rev. Douglas S., 77, of East New Market, Md., March 25.  BAKER, Clair Alton, 67, of... More...

Bedford County Divorces

The following couples have filed for divorce in Bedford County Court:  Scott P. Riegel and... More...

Ridge Forensic Club gears up for next season

FISHERTOWN — When eighth grade language arts teacher Josh Lasure was a student, he enjoyed... More...

Tire fire cleanup is a week ahead of schedule

EVERETT — Cleanup for last weeks’ tire fire is about a week ahead of schedule, Jim... More...

Top of th' Morning

Bedford Business and Professional Women’s Club will hold a... 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

NASA: Global warming is now changing how Earth wobbles

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is shifting the way the Earth wobbles on its polar axis, a... More...

State Briefs

Court records: Man charged after 2 suspected overdose deaths   INDIANA, Pa. (AP) — A... More...

Judge delays release ruling in Uganda-based counterfeiting

PITTSBURGH (AP) — An American deported from Uganda and charged in a massive counterfeiting... More...

World

Arrests provide new links between Paris and Brussels attacks

BRUSSELS (AP) — The arrest Friday of five men suspected of links to the Brussels bombings,... More...

St. Louis jury sides with Philip Morris

ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis jury has sided with tobacco giant Philip Morris in a... More...

Local Sports

2015-16 Bedford Gazette Wrestling All-Stars

Another strong season of high school wrestling graced the Gazette coverage area in 2015-16, and... More...

Springs course putting out new things for 2016

Though recent weather might not say so, the local golf season is just around the corner.  That... More...

Bedford, Hyndman baseball top Maryland teams

Bedford prevailed on Friday in the chilly conditions, winning 7-0 over Fort Hill to remain unbeaten... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County Deeds

Marjorie L. Robinette* to Richard E. Robinette*, Monroe Twp., $1.  Laura Anne Dillman* to Amy... More...

Blair County Deeds

Patricia Lynam, by executrix, and Walter Lynam, by executor, to Dennis and Nicole Lynam, 2001-2003... More...