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Saturday, January 18, 2020

Weisenberg

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Die Wend hen Ohre. Walls have ears.

Wer nix wees, kann nix vergesse. You can't forget what you never knew.

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Lighthouse Baptist Church, 2096 Independent Road (Route 863 S) will have Friday Night at the Movies 7 p.m. Feb. 22. "Apocalypse II: Revelation" will be shown.

The movie is a fictional portrayal of a world leader, who convinces people he is the true Messiah, the new global World Government of One Nation Earth and an investigation of an underground resistance movement conspiracy.

Weisenberg

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Schneit der die Neggel alle Freidaag ab, no grickscht ken Zaahweh. Cut your nails every Friday, then you won't get toothache.

Wammeer eem der Rockaermel nuffguckt, sehnt mer Schtanne. If you look up a man's coat sleeve, you will see stars.

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Sunshine Center Preschool, at Ziegels Church, Brieingsville, is hosting its annual open house 12:30-2 p.m. Feb. 12. Registration for the new school year will be taken at that time.

Call 610-395-8034 or 610-285-6297 for information.

Weisenberg

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Vum heere saage un iwwer saage liegt mer gern. Repeating hearsay usually leads to lies.

Es Maul halde is en schee Ding, awwer net yeders kann's. It is a fine thing to hold one's tongue, but not everyone can do so.

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Just a reminder to order your hoagies from the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Company by Jan. 28.

Choices are Italian, ham and American cheese, turkey, roast beef and tuna salad.

Pickup is 4:30-6:30 p.m. Feb. 7 at the fire station.

Call Pat at 610-285-2488 to help support your local fire company.

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Weisenberg

Thursday, January 10, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

So fiel Newwel im Yenner, so fiel Raife im Moi. The number of fogs in January determines the number of frosts in May.

Wie es Wedder fun zehe bis zwee, so is es der ganz Daag. The way the weather is between 10 and 2 is the way it will be all day.

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Lighthouse Baptist Church, Independent Road, Route 863 South, Weisenberg Township, will host Friday Night at the Movies 7 p.m. Jan. 18.

Weisenberg

Thursday, December 27, 2012 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Hallich Neiyaahr zu alliebber! Happy New Year to everyone!

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Hope Community Church, Claussville Road, Weisenberg Township, will host Friday Night in the Light 7 p.m. Jan. 4, 2013.

Two praise bands will perform and good food will be available.

For more information, call 610-285-6967.

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Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, hosts a men's breakfast 7 a.m. every Friday at Cracker Barrel, Fogelsville.

All men are invited to attend.

Call the church office at 610-285-6157 for more information.

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Weisenberg

Thursday, December 13, 2012 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Zwischich Grischtdaag un Neiyaahr soll mer sich net wesche un aa net rumschtrippe, odder mer hot ken Glick.

Between Christmas and New Year, you must not take a bath or wash or change clothing or you will have no luck.

Wer die Grischtdaagnacht gebore iss, sehnt Gschpucker un kann's Vieh hera schwetze.

A person born on Christmas night can hear cattle talk and see ghosts.

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Weisenberg Lutheran Church will have a Christmas Eve candlelight service at 7 p.m. and a candlelight Holy Communion service at 11 p.m.

En Glee Bissell des un Sell

Thursday, November 22, 2012 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Opinion

Der Baydawg is widder doe,

Un es glabbert yo so in der Kich;

Blendy arwet fer mich,

Welsh-hawna un lots funn socha,

Muss ich now ready

macha in der Kich;

Es is g'shpboss fer mich,

Kucha un feel boi,

Shtana shunt in ra roi In der Kich;

Oh, es shwitzed mich.

De kinner kumma ol hame,

Wil wetta se acta wider

es same in der Kich;

Ei, es lechered mich.

Eb mer essa, duhna mer bayda,

Shpater shwappa mer

resayda in der Kich;

Blendy harlichkate fer mich.

Der baydawg kumt un gayed,

Mei Liewe Freind,

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone!

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Cub Pack 61 will be hosting a pancake breakfast 9:30-11 a.m. Nov. 18 at Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville.

Pancakes, sausage links, eggs, juice, coffee, and tea are on the menu.

For more information, call Jennifer at 610-216-1470.

Proceeds will benefit the Pack's end-of-year trip.

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Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, is offering free Thanksgiving take-out dinners to the community. Call Kim at 484-400-0508 by Nov. 17 to order a meal. Pick up meals noon-2 p.m. Nov. 21.

Weisenberg Township

Thursday, November 1, 2012 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Local News

Mei Liewe Freind,

Wammer die Schteeg nuffallt hot mer Glick. If we fall up the steps, we will have good luck.

Wann's Fie schpotyaahrs in re Drupp weed, gebt's en hadder Winder. If cattle graze close together in fall, there will be a hard winter.

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Friday Night at the Movies will be presented 7 p.m. Nov. 2 at Lighthouse Baptist Church, 2096 Independent Road, Route 863 S, New Smithville.

The third in the Left Behind Series, "World at War," will be shown. Admission is free, so come out and enjoy.

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