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December 30, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County employment looks both promising, ‘troubling’

Bedford County’s employment snapshot report shows both promising and “troubling,”... More...

Obama retaliates against Russia for hacking

HONOLULU (AP) — In a sweeping response to election hacking and other bad behavior, President... More...

Retired Weyant farmer turns 95

EVERETT — Ned McDonald is turning 95 years old on Dec.... More...

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Local

Weather Today

Partly sunny. Cooler with highs in the mid 30s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.... More...

In a winter wonderland

Paige Zerbey, left, and Stephany Trate, right, both of Pottsville, Pa., walk in the snow on... More...

Farm Market

MORRISONS COVE LIVESTOCK AUCTION

Martinsburg Dec. 26, 2016   CATTLE: 159.  STEERS: Choice-93.-98.; Good-83.-90. ... More...

World

Cease-fire goes into force in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — A ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey went into effect in war-ravaged Syria... More...

Local Sports

Bedford shoots its way past United, 49-14

CLAYSBURG — To say Lindsay Shuke had a hot hand on Thursday would be an understatement. ... More...

Claysburg girls rally past McConnellsburg

CLAYSBURG — For three quarters of play, the Claysburg-Kimmel Lady Bulldogs never quite got it... More...

NE Bradford tops Bulldogs, 55-45

CLAYSBURG — The Northeast Bradford Panthers entered Thursday’s contest against... More...

Death penalty trial to proceed as scheduled

The death penalty trial of a Maryland man, accused of shooting another person in the head and... More...

Area residents share New Year’s resolutions

EVERETT — Taking better care of themselves and treating others better topped a list of... More...

Top of th' Morning

Keep bird feeders full this... More...

Obituaries

Karen B. Brantner - 2018-10-19
Ralph Eugene Jay - 2018-10-19
Donald Wayne Mortimore - 2018-10-19
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

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

Pay to rise for millions as 19 states increase wage

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — It will be a happy New Year indeed for millions of the lowest-paid U.S.... More...

Garbage trucks to block possible NYC truck attacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Massive 20-ton sanitation trucks, weighted with an extra 15 tons of sand,... More...

AP Explains: Did Trump just create 8,000 jobs?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump gave himself kudos for the creation of 8,000 new U.S. jobs by... More...

Editorial

Torturing transparency

Guest editorial

President Barack Obama has not lived up to his early pledge to lead the most transparent... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Enemy within in just 3 letters

It is the enemy within, made up of powerful Americans atop the federal government pretending to... More...

State/National Sports

Pens’ Murray injured

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Matt Murray is out indefinitely with a... More...

Virgina Tech pulls off comeback for win

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Jerod Evans threw for 243 yards and two touchdowns and ran for two... More...

LaVell Edwards dies at 86

Before LaVell Edwards was promoted to head coach, BYU ran a slogging run-first offense that yielded... More...

Worship

Religion

MT. ZION Reformed Church of Pavia will present its annual Christmas play, “He Sent Us An... More...