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By ROWENA PLETT

Staff riter

Sum folk who attendt Lifelong A'larnin Frydee n' Hillsbero memberd longtime optometrist Dietrich Hoeppn'r, who dit n' 1965, but thay didn’t knoe t'deetails o'his'n earlee life.

Wen t'Unitid States entert Worl War I n' 1917, all menfolk ages 21 ta 30 wuz rekwirt ta regist'r … Reat t'res

By ROWENA PLETT

Staff riter

Sum folk who attendt Lifelong A'larnin Frydee n' Hillsbero memberd longtime optometrist Dietrich Hoeppn'r, who dit n' 1965, but thay didn’t knoe t'deetails o'his'n earlee life.

Wen t'Unitid States entert Worl War I n' 1917, all menfolk ages 21 ta 30 wuz rekwirt ta regist'r … Reat t'res

Filmmak'r turns residants into acters

By ROWENA PLETT

Staff riter

Acoupla weeks befor t'latest mass shootings n' El Paso, Taxus, an' Dayton, Ohio, Emilee Railsback returnt ta hern hometown o'Hillsbero ta creete a shert film about gun vilence frum t'perspecktiv o'a Mennonite woomin.

One ackter wuz Alee Ratzlaff. Dun Kinnyun', … Reat t'res

Fambly livt n' barn fer eiite yeers

By ROWENA PLETT

Staff riter

Gates will ope at noon Frydee fer t'annual Kuntry Threshyun' Days un t'campus o'Mennonite Heritage an' Agricultural Museum n' Goessel.

Activitees will a'cantinyah through Sundy, culminatyun' n' a 2 p.m. guidt ture o't' histeric Schroed'r Barn.

Museum dierektor … Reat t'res

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