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Lunch menus

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in School

Friday, Nov. 9: Elem.: Stuffed crust pizza or chicken tenders and whole grain roll, broccoli, bag of carrots, peaches, cereal meal. M.S.: Toasted cheese or pork barbecue on a whole grain roll, tomato soup, broccoli, fruit, juice. H.S.: Chicken nuggets or cheeseburger with whole grain roll, noodles, mixed vegetables, fruit.

St. Joseph

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Craftfest on Nov. 10, 11

The Women's Guild of St. Joseph the Worker Church in Orefield is having its annual Craftfest from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10 and 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 11 in the Parish Center.

This event will feature beautiful crafts and themed gift baskets, just in time for holiday shopping. The Unique Boutique has vendor displays offering more gift ideas. Children can buy affordable presents for family members at the Santa Shoppe.

Santa will stop in for a visit on Saturday.

Forrest L. Wessner

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

worker for former Stroh Brewery

Forrest L. "Whiskey" Wessner, 77, of Kempton, died Nov. 4, 2012, in Laurel Center, Hamburg, Berks County.

He and his wife Irene M. (Bailey) Wessner celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary in September.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Perma G.M. (Heintzelman) Wehr-Christman.

He was raised by his grandmother, the late Annie Heintzelman.

He was a brewery worker for the former Stroh Brewery, Foglesville, for 26 years, before retiring in 1997.

He was a member of Jacob's Church, Jacksonville, Lynn Township.

Boy Scouts

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Food drive on Nov. 10

Boy Scouts and volunteers from the local Minsi Trails Boy Scout Council will be out Nov. 10 collecting non-perishable food for their 26th annual Scouting For Food community food drive.

Door hangers were delivered throughout many area neighborhoods Oct. 20 letting residents know about the food drive.

Jerome J. Tyson

Thursday, November 8, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Jerome J. "J.J." Tyson, 38, of New Tripoli, died suddenly Nov. 3, 2012, shortly after admission to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, where he was taken after a work accident in Lehigh County.

He and his wife, Melissa M. (Baus) Tyson, were married May 2, 1998.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of Randall A. Tyson of Ringtown, Schuylkill County, and Eileen K. Reiss of Whitehall.

A Lutheran, he attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Mertztown.

He was the owner and operator of J.T.'s Home Maintenance & Remodeling, New Tripoli for more than six years.