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May 18, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Chestnut-Ridge discusses suicide policy

FISHERTOWN — Members of the Chestnut Ridge School Board listened to middle school guidance... More...

Special Sections

Local

Celebrating NATIONAL EMS WEEK NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

EMS celebration marks 42nd year

The 42nd Annual National EMS Week is May 15-21.  In 1973, President Gerald Ford authorized EMS... More...

Honoring men, women who keep everyone safe

They help our children when they’re lost. They’re on call at all hours of the night to... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers in the morning. Then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in... More...

Editorial

Case exposes Capital flaws

Guest editorial

Regardless of whether an FBI sting against state lobbyists and legislators results in more criminal... More...

Old Photo Album

It’s spring concert time at area schools. In this photo of Everett High School’s April... More...

Obama to visit Hiroshima

Column

Everyone won't agree on this, by any means, but I'm glad that President Obama will be making a stop... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates get nine-run lead, hold off Braves 12-9

Cervelli decides to stay in Pittsburgh with new three-year deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco doubled three times and the Pittsburgh Pirates ruined Brian... More...

Lightning remain confident after split with Penguins

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning are back home after splitting the first two games... More...

Sixers get rare good news by winning lottery

NEW YORK (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night and will have... More...

Clinton, Sanders locked in contest in Ky. primary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders were neck-andneck in Kentucky's... More...

Bedford school district tentatively adopts budget

The Bedford School District voted to tentatively adopt a nearly $1 million deficit budget during... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford High School Jazz Ensemble will hold a concert.  The performance will be held at 7... 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.
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  • 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
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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.

State/National

NTSB blames engineer for deadly Amtrak wreck

WASHINGTON (AP) — The speeding Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia last year, killing... More...

‘Overwatch’ game developers find creativity in diversity

IRVINE,... More...

Entertainment Briefs

Woman sues Cosby, Hefner, alleging abuse at Playboy Mansion   LOS ANGELES (AP) — A model... More...

World

Traditional Romanian food gets boost

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Traditional foods enjoyed by generations of Romanians —... More...

Russia builds military camp near ancient sit in Palmyra

BEIRUT (AP) — Russia has built a military encampment inside a zone that holds the UNESCO... More...

Local Sports

Locals look to shine in D5 Track and Field

The 2016 District 5 Track and Field Championships will take place today at Northern... More...

Indiana too much for Bedford in PIAA tennis

ALTOONA — There’s no way to make a season ending loss sound... More...

Bedford, Hyndman score dominating wins

JOHNSTOWN — Bedford wrapped up the regular season with Tuesday’s 13-1 win in five... More...