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July 18, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

C-K students return with top awards

Four Claysburg-Kimmel students were recognized for their achievements at the Future Business... More...

Special Sections

Local

From the past into the present

From fun in the hay to hard work on farm

“How soon ‘til we make hay?” came the excited voice of Dirty Lou. “I just... More...

Wolf: State would lose billions under new health care bill

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania would lose billions of federal Medicaid dollars in a... More...

Teen bugles as part of ‘100 Nights of Taps’

GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — The sound of a bugle echoed over the graves of soldiers, playing the... More...

Local Sports

Claysburg rallies to top Bushy Run, 5-3

CLEARFIELD — All season long the Claysburg Post 522 Bulldogs have battled... More...

Altoona rolls past Harrisburg, 6-1

ALTOONA — The Altoona Curve picked up a series-opening win, beating the Harrisburg Senators,... More...

Locals fare well at Garver YMCA Liberty Days 5K

GARVER YMCA LIBERTY DAYS 5K   WALK  1. William Obert, 70, 42:21; 2. Gary Rhodes, 77,... More...

Deed Transfers

Bedford County deeds

Daniel B . England to Linford D. Miller*, Snake Spring Twp., $195,000.  Betty R. Wentz* to... More...

Blue Knob Resort gets new ownership

The Blue Knob All Seasons Resort has been sold and its new owners have finalized a long-term lease... More...

Blue Knob’s pool closed for repairs

The swimming pool at Blue Knob State Park is closed until a major leak is repaired.  Park... More...

Students shine at FBLA national conference

Chestnut Ridge team wins national contest

Chestnut Ridge High School students won first place at the Future Business Leaders of... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Bedford Farmers Market will be celebrating Family Services Day and National Hot Dog Day... 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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  • Local News, Local Sports, Local Town & Government We do it best! Everyone reads the Bedford Gazette. Shouldn't your ad be here. There's no better place to advertise, (814)623-1151.
  • 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
  • BEEGLE'S HEATING & COOLING (814)652-9175 CENTRAL BOILER Certified Classic Edge OUTDOOR FURNACES Heat more with less wood ¥Mini Split ¥Air Conditioning ¥Heat Pumps ¥Geothermal Systems ¥Oil & Gas Systems ¥Furnace & Boiler Replacements PA004575
  • 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

State briefs

Police charge owner of dog that mauled children   LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — The owner of a... More...

Entertainment briefs

Joe Biden memoir coming out Nov. 14   NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Biden’s memoir is coming... More...

New briefs

US State Dept. broadens visa definition   WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department is... More...

Editorial

Rescue job well done

Guest editorial

Rescue workers from Washington County and throughout the region deserve a pat on the back for the... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
Full Story

Finding and funding terrorism

Commentary

Most Americans can agree on at least one thing: They want the threat from Islamist terrorism to... More...

State/National Sports

Polanco’s big game helps Bucs top Brewers

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Gregory Polanco doubled twice, drove in two runs and threw out a potential... More...

Steelers, RB Bell don’t reach a deal

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Steelers and star running back Le’Veon Bell failed to... More...

Rays shut out Senior Pirates, 4-0

STATE COLLEGE — The Rays blanked the Pirates, 4- 0, in Centre Sluggers play on Sunday. ... More...