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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

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

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...