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December 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Top of th' Morning

The Gazette offices will be closed Monday.  The offices will be closed in observance of New... More...

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Finding a new pet for the new year

Pets searching for a place to call home this week at the Bedford County Humane Society include... More...

Weather Today

Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Saturday... More...

Fugitives of the week

Samuel Wayne Audei Keister, 24, is wanted on a Bedford County warrant for failure to appear. On... More...


What will 2017 bring?


In a few short hours we will all have a brand new year, like a blank sheet of paper with nothing on... More...

Hopes for 2017


If wishes were horses, beggars would ride, the old English proverb says. So, as 2017 approaches,... More...

Old Photo Album

The Speicher family is shown in this photo taken about October of 1962 at their home on Speicher... More...

Local Sports

Bedford girls capture Claysburg tournament

CLAYSBURG — Friday night’s championship game in the Second Annual Holiday Hoops... More...

Bisons boys top Bulldogs, take third at tourney

CLAYSBURG — It was close for the first 16 minutes the boys consolation game between Bedford... More...

NBC boys top P-O

WILLIAMSBURG — Northen Bedford had three players in double figures to help the Black Panthers... More...

Champion baker hopes to continue winning streak

An Everett woman who has taken the first place ribbon for her angel food cake at the Pennsylvania... More...

Attention to opioids may be curbing doctor prescriptions

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pennsylvania’s avalanche of opioids that rolled from factories... More...


Ronald Lee Markwood - 2018-03-17
Wayne Ralph Adams - 2018-03-17
Christine Diane Martin - 2018-03-17
Jeanne C. Gentilman - 2018-03-16
Eleanor J. Ross - 2018-03-15
Obituary correction - 2018-03-15
Larry B. Reiff - 2018-03-14
Harland Wayne Miller - 2018-03-13
Vernal G. Weaver - 2018-03-13
Larry Glen Buterbaugh - 2018-03-12
Nathan H. Whetstone - 2018-03-10
Delores Jean Price - 2018-03-08
Elizabeth R. Seader - 2018-03-08
Carol L. Bollman - 2018-03-07
Aaron E. Snyder - 2018-03-07
Stocks - 2018-03-07
Paul W. Brinton Jr. - 2018-03-06
James Shedlock - 2018-03-06
Shirley M. Finnegan - 2018-03-06
Betty Vera Dodson - 2018-03-05
Sandra Lee James - 2018-03-05
Patricia L. Baker - 2018-03-03
Anna E. Graybill - 2018-03-03
Paul William Leonard - 2018-03-03
Raymond T. Boore - 2018-03-01
Annie M. Miller - 2018-03-01
Weston Abel Garland - 2018-02-28
Deanna Dawn Roland - 2018-02-28
Carol A. Corbett - 2018-02-27
Helen L. Rodfong - 2018-02-27
Donna K. Anderson - 2018-02-26
Elma G. Barefoot - 2018-02-26
Lisa A. Barnes - 2018-02-26

Regional Classifieds
  • 896 Program Technician: Bedford Farm Service Agency Service Center, is currently seeking applications for a temporary full-time county office position. FSA is an agency of the United States Department of Agriculture. Duties include assisting in the administration of a variety of farm programs, explaining eligibility and payment provisions to farmers and landowners, preforming data collection and entry, updating farm records and computer operation, etc. A high degree of initiative and judgment in planning and carrying out assigned tasks and resolving problems is preferred. Interested persons MUST obtain an application packet by contacting Robin Foor @ robin.foor@pa.usda.gov. Completed applications will be accepted up to 11:59pm EST on Monday, March 26, 2018, and should be emailed to: robin.foor@pa.usda.gov or faxed to 1-855-742-4189. Background and Security checks are required for all employees hired by USDA. ÒFSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, Provider and Lender'
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  • Second and Third Cutting Alphafa and grass hay, High quality, bright green, 45lbs bales, $4.00 a bale. Call 814-623-1603
  • 863A EXECUTOR'S NOTICE ESTATE OF Barbara A. Diehl, late of Hopewell Township, Bedford County, PA., deceased. Letters of Administration on the above estate having been granted to the undersigned, all persons indebted to the said estate are requested to make prompt payment, and those having claims or demands against the estate of the said decedent are hereby notified to present the same without delay for payment, and all persons indebted to said estate are requested to make prompt payment of the same. Dean A. Crabtree, Esquire 130 W. Penn Street Bedford, PA 15522 Dan E. Diehl 3492 Raintree Drive Hudson, NC 28632
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  • The Sherrif's Office is accepting applications for 2 full time deputies. Applications need to be obtained from the Sherrif's Office. If hired the individiual must successfully complete the Deputy Sheriff's Academy for 19 weeks in order to be certified which is mandated by the sate. Certifications must be maintained through out your employment. The starting salary is $11.20 an hour. If you have any questions please contact the Sheriff's Office.
  • 916A JOB OPPORTUNITY FULL-TIME Center for Community Action is accepting applications for a HOUSING INTAKE SPECIALIST. This is a full-time position at the Bedford County location with periodic travel to Fulton and Huntingdon Counties. Responsibilites include: Client intake, development of houseing plans, verification of eligibility, housing counseling, client file maintenance, housing inspection. ect. Full Job descriptions are available at www.ccaofpa.org Mail or drop off resumes by 3:00 pm, Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at: Center for Community Action Attention: Human Services Coordinator 195 Drive in Lane Everett, PA 15537
  • FOR SALE: Lee Load All 12GA Powder, Shot Primers, Hulls, Wads $100.00 Electrical Conduit 11/4, 11/2, 2' $30.00 Fiberglass (orange) Channel $20.00 Vinyl Siding $20.00 Call 814-623-1767
  • Advance-Fee Loans or Credit Offers Companies that do business by phone can't ask you to pay for credit before you get it. For more information, call toll-free 1-877-FTC-HELP. A public service message from the Bedford Gazette and the Federal Trade Commission.
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Former President Carter helps release rehabbed sea turtle

MARATHON, Fla. (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter; his wife, Rosalynn; and about 40 other... More...

Escaped toucan finally captured at auto repair shop

YORBA LINDA,... More...

Rig count up this week

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by... More...


China says it will shut down ivory trade by end of 2017

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — China says it plans to shut down its ivory trade by the end of 2017 in a... More...

Russia brushing off Obama, looks to Trump

HONOLULU (AP) — Stung by new punishments, Russia is looking straight past President Barack... More...

Syria’s cease-fire holding despite minor violations

BEIRUT (AP) — A nationwide Syrian ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey that went into... More...

State/National Sports

Florida State edges Michigan in Orange Bowl, 33-32

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Deondre Francois threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Nyquan Murray... More...

When Giants Fall

Sports loses Ali, Howe, Palmer, Summitt

Mighty sequoias fell in sports in 2016, transformational figures who reshaped the games and the... More...


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