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July 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

911 telecommunicator retires after 30-plus years

Guests, well-wishers, and coworkers met at the Bedford County office complex Friday to greet and... More...

Special Sections

Local

Finding a purrfect home

Abbey, below at left, would love to claim a seat on your couch. She is 3 years old and has been... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Humid with highs in the mid 80s. West... More...

Police

A West St. Clair Township man was charged with assault.  Joseph P. Lamerise, 41, was charged... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg advances to CCAL title series

Post 522 defeats Somerset, 11-1, in decisive semifinal round game

CLAYSBURG — Just like Thursday, Claysburg Post 522 opened up a big lead in the first inning... More...

Wannyn, Haus, Smith among Bedford winners

If rubbing is racing, so is pushing and bumping.  That was the case during Friday... More...

Remembering Dale Grimes

The loss of another close friend occurred on Thursday when Dale Grimes passed away at the age of... More...

Law enforcement reacts to Dallas incident

In the wake of a deadly shooting in Dallas Thursday night, where five police officers were killed... More...

Dallas suspect amassed bombs, guns in arsenal at suburban home

DALLAS (AP) — An Army veteran killed by Dallas police after the sniper slayings of five... More...

Top of th' Morning

Expect traffic delays on Chalybeate Road.  Bedford Township work will take about four weeks to... 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

June hiring surge of 287,000 suggests rebounding economy

WASHINGTON (AP) — Employers shook off two months of weak hiring by adding 287,000 jobs in... More...

Study of cancer therapy halted due to deaths

WASHINGTON (AP) — A study of an experimental treatment for leukemia was abruptly halted this... More...

Pa. budget talks enter weekend

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania lawmakers were headed toward an unusual weekend session... More...

Editorial

Hello, telemarketer

Columnist

My late friend Pam worked as a part-time telemarketer, and was the only person that I knew in that... More...

Dallas’ heartbreak

Guest editorial

Our hearts are... More...

Unlikely place for attacks

Commentary

DALLAS — As terrible, heartbreaking events go, this is worse. The snipers who fired on a... More...

State/National Sports

Pirates top Cubs, move back into second place

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Andrew McCutchen had three hits, including an RBI single during a decisive... More...

Raonic ends Federer’s shot at Wimbledon history

LONDON (AP) — There was Roger Federer, so famous for his flawless footwork, flat on his... More...

Colon, Scherzer are among All-Star replacements

NEW YORK (AP) — Bartolo Colon and Max Scherzer are headed to the All- Star Game, picked as... More...