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October 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Everett couple honored as ‘exemplary forest stewards’

An Everett couple was recognized as “Exemplary Forest Stewards” for their work on their... More...

Special Sections

Local

CWD collection sites added to Blair, Bedford counties

HUNTINGDON — This hunting season, beginning with the October muzzleloader season and... More...

Weather Today

Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Friday night: Clear. Patchy frost after... More...

Friendship Village to host craft show

Friendship Village Campground will host a craft show from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 15 in the large... More...

Editorial

Obamacare scheme

Guest editorial

It is inconceivable that those in President Barack Obama's administration are as ignorant of basic... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

Where are those shackles?

Donald Trump is unshackled as well as unhinged. The tattletales on both sides of the political... More...

State/National Sports

Piercy shoots 62

NAPA, Calif. (AP) — Scott Piercy began the new PGA Tour season by pouring in putts and... More...

Scoreboard

Full Story

Kessel pushes Pens to win

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Phil Kessel beat Braden Holtby in the fourth round of a shootout and the... More...

Government says colder weather will boost winter heating bills

Expect to pay more to heat your home this winter than you spent last year.  That’s the... More...

US strikes in Yemen risk wider entanglement in civil war

WASHINGTON (AP) — The direct U.S. entry into Yemen’s civil war, for now a limited... More...

Top of th' Morning

Everett Borough council approved dates for upcoming events at its recent meeting on Monday. Council... 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

Big Sur fire is finally 100 percent contained

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The nearly 3-month-old wildfire that churned through the scenic... More...

Judge weights dismissal of Penn State ex-officials’ charges

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The new judge overseeing the long-delayed criminal proceedings against... More...

Obama shakes robot hand wired to sense touch

WASHINGTON (AP) — A paralyzed man shared a handshake with President Barack Obama on Thursday... More...

Local Sports

Bedford beats Somerset for district title

The saying “good things come to those who wait” couldn’t be any more true for the... More...

West Branch powers past Claysburg-Kimmel, 3-0

CLAYSBURG — As the end of the regular season is rapidly approaching, Claysburg-Kimmel’s... More...

Teams jockeying for playoffs in Week 8 slate

Three weeks remain in the local high school football regular season, meaning the playoff races are... More...

Worship

Religion

HEART Working Women of Western Pennsylvania is hosting its premier conference, “Women and... More...

Gospel Music Hall of Fame banquet, concert set for Oct. 22.

The Pennsylvania Southern Gospel Music Association will host its annual Hall of Fame banquet and... More...