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June 29, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Bedford Food Pantry ends association with Food Bank

As of Friday, the Bedford Food Pantry will no longer be under the umbrella of the county food... More...

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Local

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs around 80. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Wednesday night: Mostly clear. Lows in the... More...

Everett man pleads to federal firearms charge

An Everett man pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to a charge of unlawful possession of... More...

Police

No injuries were reported in a crash in Londonderry... More...

Editorial

Court’s squishy standard

Guest editorial

The debate over former Virginia governor Robert F. McDonnell’s favors-for-gifts-and-loans... More...

Uninspired, status quo

‘I believe in an America always moving toward the future." — Hillary Clinton, June... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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State/National Sports

Pat Summitt, winningest coach in DI history, passes away

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball... More...

Former NFL coach Buddy Ryan dies

Buddy Ryan, who coached two defenses that won Super Bowl titles and whose twin sons Rex and Rob... More...

Shhh: Serena Williams, coach don’t discuss ‘22’ at Wimbledon

LONDON (AP) — Leave all the chatter about Serena Williams’ pursuit of her 22nd major... More...

Ridge approves $20.9M budget, tax increase

FISHERTOWN — Chestnut Ridge’s school board found itself in that often played-out battle... More...

Bedford County unemployment rate decreases .2 percent in May

Bedford County’s monthly seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped .2 percent for May... More...

Top of th' Morning

Due to inclement weather, the Young at Heart Games has rescheduled their trip to the Altoona Curve... 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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  • 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

FDA approves first pill to treat all forms of hepatitis C

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials on Tuesday approved the first pill to treat all... More...

Panel approves subpoena power in AG Kane impeachment probe

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A legislative subcommittee investigating the possible impeachment of... More...

Highlights of gambling legislation in the Pa. House

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania House of Representatives passed legislation Tuesday... More...

Local Sports

Wilt leads locals on All-State Softball Team

HOPE for Hyndman’s Kayla Wilt earned First Team honors and nine other softball players from... More...

Claysburg Legion picks up two wins at home

CLAYSBURG — When it rains it pours, and the Claysburg Post 522 Bulldogs looked to end the... More...

Curve win on Osuna walk-off

ALTOONA – The Altoona Curve overcame a six-run deficit to tie the ballgame in the bottom of... More...