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June 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Lampire brings the future to Bedford County

Editors Note: Inserted into today’s Bedford Gazette is the Progress and Industry edition,... More...

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Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light and variable winds. Becoming south around 5 mph in the... More...

Assault defendant heads to county court

EVERETT — A Manns Choice man charged with assaulting a woman will be heading to county court... More...

Enjoying rafting on a hot day in Central Pa.

Rafters enjoy a trip down the Stonycreek river in Johnstown, Pa., on Tuesday, June 28, 2016.... More...


N. America leaders urge against Trump’s isolationism

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — President Barack Obama and the leaders of Mexico and Canada pushed... More...

EU spells out conditions for single market access to Britain

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders drew a stark line along the British Channel on... More...

Istanbul airport attackers seized on chaos to cause carnage

ISTANBUL (AP) — It was an attack that echoed the carnage earlier this year at the Brussels... More...

Local Sports

Bedford Legion rallies for improbable win

The American Legion Baseball rivalry between Bedford and Somerset has featured some great games and... More...

Claysburg rolls past Ebensburg

EBENSBURG — Claysburg got excellent pitching from Luke Eberhart and Joel Musser, while Dakota... More...


Thursday Evening Television

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Keeping up with summer reading

The Summer Reading Kick off for elementary children is around the corner and the regular Thursday... More...

Local House reps. opposed to budget bill

While the Pennsylvania House of Representatives in Harrisburg passed a proposed state budget plan,... More...

Pa. Senate advances House budget bill, with funding in limbo

HARRISBURG,... More...

Top of th' Morning

Between the hours of noon and 11:59... More...


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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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  • 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.


W. Virginia flood: Storm turns into nightmare

RAINELLE, W.Va. (AP) — Penny McClure eyed the creek swelling up behind the Go Mart as she... More...

FDA has a few questions for makers of hand santizers

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials want to know whether hand sanitizers used by... More...

Congress edges closer to passing PR rescue package

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress edged closer to delivering relief to debtstricken Puerto Rico as... More...


Nuclear deterrence

Guest editorial

In 2009, President Barack Obama used his first big foreign policy speech to announce his vision of... More...

Already vacationed out


MONTEREY, Calif.— Having read dire predictions about TSA delays at airports this summer, my... More...

Different Strokes —

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State/National Sports

Pirates win big; Curve lose big

SEATTLE (AP) — Sean Rodriguez doubled in consecutive at-bats and drove in four runs, David... More...

Tennis teacher revels in chance to play against Federer

LONDON (AP) — How much money might you be willing to pay for the once in a lifetime chance to... More...

Cleveland thirsts for more titles after Cavs’ win

CLEVELAND (AP) — The confetti has been cleaned up. The party hasn’t stopped. Always... More...