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April 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Trooper injured in ambush takes stand

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Special Sections

Local

DAR welcomes VA director

The Daughters of the American Revolution met recently at Ed’s Steak House to hear guest... More...

Spring job fair set for Wednesday

The 2017 Spring Job Fair will be held at the Bedford American Legion, 3721 Business 220, on April... More...

Shriners to publish info on crusade

ALTOONA — The members of Jaffa Shrine will once again be distributing their newspaper style... More...

Editorial

Dems’ fruitless battle

Guest editorial

The Senate's inevitable approval of Neil Gorsuch to replace the late Antonin Scalia on the... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

Where do your tax dollars go?

Commentary

When Americans file their taxes, it's natural to wonder, "Where do my tax dollars go? What do they... More...

State/National Sports

Cardinals snap Pirates’ streak in 2-1 win

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals lost the first two games Lance Lynn started this... More...

Kenyans sweep Boston Marathon, good day for US

BOSTON (AP) — The Kenyans are back in Boston after a relative lull that saw them shut out in... More...

Finnegan named OAC Player of the Week

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – A pair of Otterbein springsport athletes have been named Ohio Athletic... More...

District’s senator in hot water with supporters

Group demands reimbursement for campaign support

Two local business owners said they want to know why the state senator they supported last year... More...

Tussey board works to set stage for 2nd public hearing

SAXTON—The Tussey Mountain School board has their hands full for the next week with a school... More...

Top of th' Morning

Dog owners are advised that the state Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement will be visiting Bedford County... 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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  • Bedford, 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom House, newly remodeled, hardwood floors, off street parking, small pets considered. Lease/Security Deposit. Call 814-652-0198
  • 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

PennDOT: Fatality numbers drop to new low

Bedford Co.’s traffic deaths increase in ’16

HARRISBURG — The state transportation department said Monday traffic deaths in Pennsylvania... More...

Bank settles discrimination lawsuit

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Bank of America is settling a case disputed since 1993 that its... More...

Chairman’s farewell

A scoreboard at Heinz Field, the site of a public viewing of Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan... More...

World

Pence on N. Korea: ‘Strategic patience’ era is over

PANMUNJOM, South Korea (AP) — The White House displayed a tough and unyielding approach to... More...

Local Sports

Lions topple Titans with four-inning run

SAXTON — Chestnut Ridge and Tussey Mountain have desperately searched for a rhythm to fall... More...

Lady Titans take advantage of opportunities

SAXTON — Tussey Mountain and Chestnut Ridge are two county softball teams that have been... More...

Everett softball squeaks past Southern Huntingdon, 2-1

THREE SPRINGS — Everett broke a 1- 1 tie with a run in the fifth inning to get past Southern... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford Co. deeds

Eric A. Schuchart* to Phillip C. Schuchart*, E. Providence Twp., $1.  Warren C. Detwiler* to... More...