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May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Saxton honors police officer for saving a life

Saxton Borough council recognized the newest member of its police force for contributing to saving... More...

Top of th' Morning

Downtown Bedford Inc.’c Car Show is reset for... More...

Special Sections

Local

Remembering Clarence

In this photo, Clarence E. Whetstone,... More...

Rural Arts Alliance granting funds

The Pennsylvania Rural Arts Alliance announces the availability of grant funds through the... More...

Pets-in-Need to hold food drive on May 20

May is National Pet Month, a time to honor the bond between people and their pets.  The month... More...

Local Sports

Ridge walks past Bedford in eighth, 3-2

Lions edge out Bisons for the first time since the 2011 season

FISHERTOWN — The Chestnut Ridge Lions edged out the Bedford Bisons in eight innings 3-2 on... More...

Mount Union softball tops Everett for ICC title

MOUNT UNION — Mount Union scored four runs in the bottom of the fifth inning to break open a... More...

Northern, Hyndman baseball team win on the road

WILLOW HILL — Northern Bedford exploded for four runs in the top of the sixth inning to break... More...

Fire destroys New Enterprise-area barn

Puppies, lambs, horses die in fire

NEW ENTERPRISE — A fire destroyed a South Woodbury Township barn and killed several animals... More...

Bedford preliminary budget suggests tax increase

Bedford Area School District’s board of directors adopted a preliminary budget Monday that... More...

Open house to inform on Route 56 safety study

HOLLIDAYSBURG —  The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation will conduct an open... 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

How candidates fared for mayor in Pennsylvania’s primary

How candidates fared in some of the races for mayor in Tuesday’s primary election in... More...

Most nominees set for November in Pennsylvania judge races

HARRISBURG,... More...

Lotteries

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — These Pennsylvania lotteries were drawn Tuesday:... More...

Editorial

Shameful practice

Guest editorial

Many school districts apparently are as hungry for cash as low-income students are hungry for a... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

A political axe murder

It was implausible that FBI Director James Comey was fired in May 2017 for actions committed in... More...

State/National Sports

Nationals hold off Pirates

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryce Harper belted his 13th home run, Ryan Zimmerman smacked a two-run... More...

Minor League Update

Claysburg’s Kaleb Fleck has appeared in 16 games so far this year with the Reno Aces, the AAA... More...

Injured Penguins march on

Seeing a top-line forward and your most indispensable defenseman walking slowly down the tunnel and... More...