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Alive and Well session on “Emerging Trends in Diabetes Management” will be presented by registered nurse Tammie Payne at 6 p.m. March 26 at Homewood at Spring House Estates dining room, 150 Victoria Ave., Everett. The program is free; registration is required by calling Sandy at 623-3773.

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Everett High School Class of 1962 will meet for a reunion luncheon at noon March 20 at Kelly’s Scenic Restaurant.

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Childbirth and newborn classes will be offered at 6:30 p.m. March 12 and March 21 at the UPMC Bedford Memorial cafeteria. For more information, call 623-9712.

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Everett Sportsmen’s Club will host 50-bird sporting clays shoots from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the first Sunday of each month, April through November, with the exception of July, when the annual cancer shoot is held. Food and ammo will be available. Paid trap personnel are needed. Call 652-5562 o…

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Boy Scout Troop 4471 of Saxton, sponsored by the Captain Phillips VFW Post 4129 of Saxton, presented an Advancement Award at the troop’s regular meeting Feb. 27 at the group’s room in the Saxton Community Library. Webelos Scout Grant Taylor earned his Cub Scout Arrow of Light Award, which wa…

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Ronald and Mary Foor of Briar Valley Road, Bedford, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Jan. 17.

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Lauren Wess and Kurt Crawford exchanged wedding vows in a wedding ceremony performed at Saint Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church, Bedford, on Jan. 5.

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Everett High School Class of 1962 will meet for a reunion luncheon at noon March 20 at Kelly’s Scenic Restaurant.

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Cards have been requested for Calvin “Cal” Custer on the occasion of his 90th birthday on March 8. Cards may be sent to 141 Woodside St., Bedford, PA 15522.

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MetaLife weight loss system program will be discussed during a presentation at 6 p.m. Feb. 28 at Live Well Chiropractic. The program is designed to maximize energy, balance hormones and aid with weight loss. To make reservations for the Feb. 28 program, call 624-0606, option 2.

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Dr. Seuss story time will be hosted by the Everett Free Library from 4:30 to 6 p.m. March 2. State Rep. Jesse Topper will read “Oh, the Places You Will Go.” There also will be music entertainment and Dr. Seuss-themed snacks and crafts. The event is free. Registration is not required.

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Live Well Chiropractic is hosting their annual Women’s Health Summit on Saturday, Feb. 23, from 9 a.m. to noon. “Energizing Your Body, Health and Life” is the theme for the event.

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Dr. Seuss story time will be hosted by the Everett Free Library from 4:30 to 6 p.. March 2. State Rep. Jessee Topper will read “Oh, the Places You Will Go.” There also will be music entertainment and Dr. Seuss-themed snacks and crafts. The event is free. Registration is not required.

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Dining With Diabetes class will be offered from 9:30 a.m. to noon March 7, 14, 21, 28 at Through Inc, 2879 Everett Road, East Freedom. Dining with Diabetes is a nationally accredited program for adults with or at risk of developing type 2 diabetes. Classes are offered weekly for four weeks w…

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Members of the Bedford Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Melissa Cottle, left, and Ruth Morningstar, right, present books to Christy Isett, director of the Saxton Community Library. New or gently used books are donated to one of the four libraries in Bedford Cou…

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The Bedford County Bird and Nature Club will meet at 7 p.m. Feb. 28 in the Bedford High School library. Dr. Tom Serfass, professor of wildlife ecology from Frostburg State University, deserves a lot of credit for restoring river otters, pictured, in Pennsylvania. They were once very rare, bu…

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Eighth grader Tess Koontz, above, is the Bedford Middle School Spelling Bee Competition champion for 2019. Bedford Middle School students from grades six through eight were invited to participate in a Spelling Bee competition on Feb. 6. Participating students included, below, from left, Koon…

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The Bloody Run Historical Society has begun a fund drive and new member campaign to support the upcoming Everett Railroad and Community Museum season which reopens in April and is anticipating some major maintenance including refurbishing the old steam engine (again) and hopefully erecting a…

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Upcoming events hosted by Health By Choice include a soil regeneration group workshop with Maury Strife pressing “Dirty Little Secret Dirty Electricity” for $50 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Feb. 16 and a program on sweat lodges to honor Native American heritage for $10 from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 17, bot…

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Andrew and Shawna Beltz of Coal Township are pleased to announce the birth of their daughter, Emma Ann Beltz. The newborn arrived at 6 a.m. Jan. 26 at Geisinger Medical Center. She weighed 4 pounds, 11 ounces at birth and was 17 1/2 inches long. Grandparents are Tonya Beltz of Defiance and J…

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Everett Sportsmen’s Club will host a state Game Commission basic hunter/trapper education class at 9 a.m. March 9. Pre-registration online at www.pgc.state.pa.us is required. The class is limited to 50 students. Students must attend the full day class to be certified. Students must be 11 yea…

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Celebrating Scout Sunday are members of Cub Scout Pack 4471, front, from left, Gage Taylor, Jaclyn Taylor, Jacob Fisher, Colton Chamberlain, Easton Chamberlain and Jeremiah Swope; second row: Carson Brode, Alex Neuder, Grant Taylor, Zander Phennicie, Mason Cloud, Shane Fisher and Nathan Hess…

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At left, Scouts from Troop 4481 pose for a photo before lighting the luminary candles at Old Bedford Village for Candlelight Christmas. Shown are, front, from left, Adam Wolfhope and Kiernan Murphy; second row: Ethan Hays, Liam Murphy, Sam Prescott and Isaac Rubinstein; third row: Davey Gres…

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Troop 3031 in Duncanville is a boy-run troop using the Patrol Method set forth by Boy Scout founder Lord Baden Powell. The troop is a part of the Chief Logan District within the Laurel Highlands Council. The group is chartered by the Duncansville Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8724. Troop mem…

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“Cooking for Crowds: A Volunteer’s Guide to Safe Food Handling” workshop will be sponsored by the St. Thomas Catholic Church Ladies Guild and presented by Penn State Extension educator Elaine Smith from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 20 at the St. Thomas Catholic Church, 215 E. Penn St., Bedford. The work…

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Auditions for the Fourth Annual Winners Showcase will be held at 3 p.m. Feb. 24 and 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25 at Off Pitt Street Theater, 110 W. Pitt St., Bedford. Actors ages 14 and older are encouraged to sign up. There are parts for various ages and genders. No experience is required. The Winners…

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Multiphasic blood screening will be offered from 7 to 10 a.m. Feb. 6 at Dr. George Zubak’s office, 300 N. Spring St., Everett. Cost is $25 for screening and $3 for a urinalysis. Additional tests are available for additional fees. Patients must fast for 12 hours and not consume alcohol for 24…

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Chelsey M. Hoagland of Bedford and James M. Williams of Bedford are happy to announce their engagement.

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Everett Senior Center has announced its upcoming events, including Silver Sneakers at 10 a.m. and bingo at 12:30 p.m. Feb. 4; RAM performance at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 5; presentation on hearing loss and technology at 10 a.m. with refreshments, Silver Sneakers at 10 a.m. and business meeting at 11 …

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The menu for the senior centers in Bedford County for Jan. 28-Feb. 1 is as follows:

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Cards have been requested for Mary Ketterman on the occasion of her 90th birthday on Jan. 14. Cards can be sent to: Mary Ketterman, 1316 S. Black Valley Road, Clearville, PA 15535.

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The UPMC Auxiliary fall bridge luncheon was held Dec. 13 at the Spring House Estates at Homewood.

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American Red Cross blood drives will be held Dec. 24, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Bedford American Legion; Jan. 3, 1:30 to 6 p.m., at the New Enterprise Church of the Brethren and 12:30 to 5 p.m. at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Osterburg; Jan. 4, 12:30 to 6 p.m., at Faith United Methodist Chu…

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Everett VFW Post 2088 will meet at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 4 at the post home. New members are welcomed. For more information, call 652-2411.

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The Bedford Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution's new officers are, from left, Parlimentarian Amy Slocum, Treasurer Sue Llewellyn, Regent Mellissa Flynn, Registrar Margaret Skrivseth, First Vice Regent Nancy Barefoot, Corresponding Secretary Arlene Cot…

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The Bedford Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution's newest member, Janet Raines, second from left, is shown at the December meeting with Chaplain Dorothy Kauffman, Registrar Kathy Williams and Regent Arlene Cottle. Each year, the chapter collects Christm…

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The Bedford Lioness Club President Robin Pittman, right, presents a donation to Bedford County Humane Society board of directors representative Allen Harr, left, during the Lionesses' Dec. 11 annual Christmas dinner meeting at Ed's Steak House. Instead of exchanging Christmas gifts among the…

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Six members of the Everett chapter of the Future Business Leaders of America are shown at the Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Workshop at the Kalahari resort in Pocono Manor Nov. 3-5. The six members, from left, Issac Mearkle, Katelyn Eppinger, Emily O’Brien, Annie Nave, Mary Hood and Nat…