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November 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

‘Taste of Harvest’ set for tonight

Penn State Extension in Bedford County is hosting its annual “Taste of Harvest” at 7... More...

Special Sections

Local

Five-tier birthday cake

More than 85 members and guests of the Bedford Senior Center helped center Manager Mick Gordon,... More...

Police

An Everett woman was arrested after allegedly choking her... More...

Property tax reform addressed in ballot question

Editor’s Note: Due to a page design error, the entire text for this story was not published... More...

Editorial

Save the 401( k)

Guest editorial

Republicans have floated the idea of dramatically reducing the amount of money that Americans can... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Queen of collusion

Excuse me, but didn't I write this column... More...

State/National Sports

Georgia leads playoff rankings

NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of games played during week two of the season had a major effect on... More...

Scoreboard

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Dodgers force Game Seven with 3-1 win over Astros

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joc Pederson sliced a drive over the left-field wall, pounded his chest... More...

Gov. Wolf criticizes GOP targeting state and local tax deductions

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Wolf criticized a Republican tax-cutting package in Congress,... More...

No tax, water increases

Saxton council passes preliminary budget

Saxton Borough council passed a preliminary budget with an over $20,000 deficit but no tax increase... More...

Busy Bees

Stephanie Fleegle, left, Amy Smith and Jodie Zembower were buzzing around the Somerset Trust... More...

Top of th' Morning

The Fall/Winter Market at the Bedford Mini Mall starts at today at 9 a.m. and runs until 1... 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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  • 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

Trick-or-treating delayed amid cleanup after Northeast storm

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Hundreds of out-of-state reinforcements bolstered utility crews... More...

Ex-state treasurer gets probation for lying about payments

HARRISBURG,... More...

Woman’s ex-boyfriend charged in arson that killed her 3 sons

WILKES-BARRE,... More...

Local Sports

North Star tops Ridge for 5-AA volleyball title

CAIRNBROOK — The second-seeded Chestnut Ridge volleyball team faced top-seeded North Star... More...

Second half lifts Windber boys past Hyndman, 2-1

SOMERSET — The last time a boys soccer team from Hyndman made it to a district finals game... More...

Guilfoyle spikers sweep Claysburg in 6-A playoffs

ALTOONA — The Claysburg Kimmel volleyball team knew that it would have tough time with... More...