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December 1, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Local Civil Air Patrol lends helping hand at plane crash site

The Bedford County Composite Squadron of the Civil Air Patrol responded to a small plane crash in... More...

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About $10,000 was stolen from a store.  State police said an unknown suspect entered the Alum... More...

Hit-and-run driver ID’d by state police

WOODBURY — State police have identified the driver of a hit-and-run crash that sent one woman... More...


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Thousands flee Bali volcano but some stay put or run to it

KARANGASEM, Indonesia (AP) — When an enormous volcano belches ash and the people who live... More...

Local Sports

2017 Bedford Gazette Cross Country All-Stars

The 2017 Bedford Gazette Cross Country All-Star team is one that is long on experience, but yet has... More...

May places 27th at Foot Locker XC Regional

BRONX, N.Y. — Bedford freshman Van May captured 27th at the Foot Locker Freshman/Sophomore... More...

State/National Sports

Steelers searching to cure Big Play Blues

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Heading into December, the numbers are gaudy.  Second in sacks. ... More...

Earnhardt wins most popular driver for 15th year

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr. wrapped up his final season as a NASCAR driver with one... More...

Julian Maha Wins Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The NASCAR Foundation awarded the Betty Jane France Humanitarian Award to an... More...

Ridge chapter attends leadership conference

NEW PARIS — The Chestnut Ridge chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA)... More...

Grant to help with safety at Bedford school buildings

The Bedford Area School District will again receive a state grant to help improve the security at... More...

Top of th' Morning

New plat books, sponsored by the Bedford County 4-H Development Committee and published by Mapping... More...


James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29
Edward A. George - 2018-10-27
Luke L. Martin - 2018-10-27
Ned H. McDonald - 2018-10-27

Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


Rare earthquake hits; centered in Delaware

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A rare earthquake jolted the Mid- Atlantic region of the East Coast on... More...

Destructive 2017 Atlantic hurricane season wraps up

MIAMI (AP) — Thursday was the last day of an intense and destructive hurricane season that... More...

Man's loudspeaker broadcast of 'Taps' ending Thursday

GLEN ROCK, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania man whose nightly broadcast of taps through loudspeakers... More...


North Korea on the march

Guest editorial

With the push of a button and testlaunch of another intercontinental ballistic missile Tuesday... More...

Different Strokes —

Cartoon commentary
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Fight the administrative state

Goodbye liberty, goodbye democracy, goodbye limited government and hello administrative... More...



ALUM Bank United Methodist Church, 208 Locust St., Pleasantville, will host “Come Let Us... More...

Carol sing Dec. 10

Dutch Corner History Group and the Messiah Lutheran Church, shown above, are co-hosting a... More...

Preacher’s Point

Faithfulness, stewardship — What to do?

Christians have been anticipating the return of Jesus Christ since the Apostles watched Him ascend... More...