SUBSCRIBE TODAY to have total access 24 hours a day to your Bedford Gazette.

January 24, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Tax collector candidates now subject to background checks

New candidates for tax collector will be required to have a completed background check before being... More...

Bedford chorus director deems festival a success

Nearly 200 students from 34 schools joined their voices together at the Bedford High School to... More...

Special Sections


Sinking feeling — Club learns about local geology

Members of the Bedford County Bird and Nature Club had the opportunity at their last meeting to... More...

Weather Today

Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.... More...


Police are investigating an indecent assault that occurred at the Chestnut Ridge Middle School in... More...


Development czar needed

Guest editorial

President Donald Trump’s vow to “make America great again” was a message of hope... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

We owe Trump cooperation


Well, here we are. We have a new administration, maybe even a new era. Hailed at least for the time... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers head into offseason with promise

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The roll that carried the Pittsburgh Steelers from adrift at midseason to... More...

Slumping WVU prepares to meet No. 2 Kansas

West Virginia’s breakneck pressure defense is starting to wear down the Mountaineers,... More...

Road trips end badly for both Packers and Steelers

The Steelers were roused from their slumber in the wee hours by a prank fire alarm at their... More...

New Pa. senator lands vice chairmanship

After winning election in November, Sen. Wayne Langerholc, R-Cambria, landed a top committee... More...

Senate confirms CIA director

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate on Monday confirmed President Donald Trump’s nominee to... More...

Top of th' Morning

Boy Scout information... More...


Richard D. Dodson Sr. - 2017-11-21
Roger Anthony Fitzhugh - 2017-11-21
Donna B. Hillegass - 2017-11-20
David H. James - 2017-11-20
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-18
Clarence A. Gohn - 2017-11-18
Lloyd B. Hansen - 2017-11-18
Robert A. Bennett - 2017-11-16
John E. Waugerman - 2017-11-16
Dolores King - 2017-11-15
George William Davis - 2017-11-14
Clara Jane Smeltzer - 2017-11-14
Reba G. Foor - 2017-11-13
Jane W. Gorman - 2017-11-10
Martin M. Territo - 2017-11-10
Robert A. Kerr - 2017-11-10
Jeannine H. Kuffner - 2017-11-10
Harvey F. Thomas - 2017-11-09
Betty L. Walter - 2017-11-08
Harold L. Price - 2017-11-07
Paul E. Wilson - 2017-11-07
Lois Louise Fazenbaker - 2017-11-07
Anna R. Miller - 2017-11-07
James Territo - 2017-11-07
Connie L. Ickes - 2017-11-06
Esther A. Rabenstein - 2017-11-06
Crystal I. Miller - 2017-11-06
Edythe A. Martin - 2017-11-06
John D. Kane - 2017-11-02
Helen G. Telmanik - 2017-11-02
Funeral Services - 2017-11-02

Regional Classifieds
  • One Bedroom APARTMENTS FOR RENT BEDFORD Most utilities included. No smoking. No pets. Security deposit and renter insurance required. Call Today: (814) 652-2397
  • EVERETT IN TOWN Half a House. Off street parking. 2 bedroom. $500/month. CALL 814-977-1019
  • FISHERTOWN, RIDGEWOOD HEIGHTS AREA Newer 2-bedroom apartment All major appliances. Security deposit. No smoking. No pets. Phone (814)733-4387 or (814)839-9346.
  • Adopt: Creative, musical, nurturing teacher wishes to adopt a baby into her loving & secure home. Expenses Paid. Call Lillian 1-888-861-8427 or www.liliadopt.com
  • HealthChoices Coordinator Manage/operate a behavioral health managed care program (MA HealthChoices) located in Somerset for services in Somerset & Bedford Counties: work w/ MCO & County BH Programs. BS in Human Services or Related Field plus 5 yrs. exp. in BH and/or substance abuse including 2 yrs. planning/development exp. required. MS in Human Services or related field and 2 yrs. managed care or equivalent exp. desired. Submit resume & salary requirements by 12/1/17, to Jen Georg, BHSSBC, 245 W. Race St., Somerset, Pa 15501 or jennifer.georg@dbhs.co EOE
  • Saxton Treasure - Emporium - Crafts, Antiques & Furnishings Vendor spaces available! Winter Hours: Tue-Sat: 10-4; Sunday 12-3 Closed Monday 800 Main Street, Saxton, PA (814)635-2152
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Winterize your Vehicles Now Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • Berkheimer's Construction is currently hiring full time experienced carpenters/finishers. You must be a hard worker, be able to work fast paced, and give quality work. Must be able to work out of town/state, overtime, and possible two Saturdays a month. Hotels, travel, and per diem will be provided. Paid weekly. Pay rate is based upon experience. 401K options. Background checks. To start immediately contact Jim Berkheimer at 814-312-5215 E.O.E. www.berheimerconstruction.com
  • 1 BR apt in town Everett with private deck & entrance, on street parking, $675.00/ month includes all utilities, internet & TV. No smoking, no pets. Call 814-979-5218


Jan. storms plague areas across country

NEW YORK (AP) — From California to the Deep South to the Northeast, millions of Americans... More...

Officials say cracked bridge causing delays

Engineers will need at least two weeks to get a handle on the repairs needed to fix a heavily... More...

State briefs

Wind-blown sign kills man   PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man was killed when he was... More...

Local Sports

Bellwood powers past Claysburg

CLAYSBURG — Bellwood Antis powered its way past Claysburg-Kimmel in an ICC North showdown... More...

Dave Bailey honored

Last Friday during the halftime of the Fannett- Metal and Tussey Mountain varsity boys basketball... More...

Junior High

Bedford 53, Cambria Heights 24   PATTON — The Bedford junior high boys basketball team... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

Robert O. Moutain to Carl A. Detwiler*, S. Woodbury Twp., $400,000.  Katherine N. Davies* to... More...