Graduation deadline is May 6.

To be included in this year’s Graduation Edition, each home-school and private school graduate will need to submit a graduation form and photo. Forms are available by calling 623-1151, Ext. 120, or by sending an email to vhenry@bedfordgazette.com. The deadline for submissions is May 6.

Bedford County Veterans Affairs has flags for volunteers who will place them for Memorial Day.

Volunteers who will be placing the flags on veterans’ graves in the cemeteries may pick them up at the office during normal office hours, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Mann Township supervisors will hold a bulky waste day from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 4 for township residents.

The township said it will be accepting TVs, at $5 each. Bring old furniture, refrigerators, freezers, washers, dryers, stoves and other large items. Do not bring computers or printers, paints, cleaners, gas, oil, chemicals, hazardous materials, trash or garbage. Passenger car tires will be accepted at $2 each or $4 if on rim. Tires from tractors and bigger items will be accepted for $5 each.

Bedford County Food Bank said distribution days at its food pantries will be Friday, April 19.

Clients for Everett, Hyndman, Manns Choice/Bedford, New Paris, Northern Bedford (Woodbury), and Saxton/Hopewell should mark down Friday as distribution day.

Bedford Township and Bedford Borough will hold their annual bulky waste day on Saturday, April 27.

The collection will be from 8 a.m. to noon. at the Bedford Township Municipal building, 1037 Shed Road, Bedford. All appliances will be accepted. Car and small truck tires will be accepted at a fee of $3 without rim, $4 with rim; truck and tractor tires will be $20 each or $25 with a rim; TVs, $10 each; other miscellaneous electronics, $5 each. Trash, propane tanks, paint, contractor demolition materials, and hazardous waste won’t be taken. Donations will be accepted to help defray the cost of the collection.

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