Hi it's Jayne Ann Bugda from the Producer's Pod.
Here are some weekend highlights! Have a great Memorial Day weekend.
Quote for the weekend! I like to see a man proud of the place in which he lives. I like to see a man live so that his place will be proud of him. ~Abraham Lincoln
Next weekend you can help us make miracles! Once again we will host the Children's Miracle Network Telethon from the Janet Weis Children's Hospital in Danville on WYOU. This week on Eyewitness News we will introduce you to some of our miracle children. Children's Miracle Network Website for more information.
My Weekly Reminder about the study: The American Cancer Society is looking for people between the ages of 30 and 65 who have never been diagnosed with cancer to sign up for Cancer Prevention Study-3 (CPS-3). To learn how to become involved with the CPS-3 Study call the local office of the American Cancer Society at 570-562-9749. Don't forget this year's Wyoming Valley Relay For Life will be held on June 15th .
Check out our Community Link here on PA Homepage. This weekend features:
Dave Day in Pottsville- Celebrate the life and work of Dave Naydock on Wednesday, May 29th
The Uptown Music Collective is set to present its fifth annual Blues-A-Thon fundraiser, taking place June 7th and 8th 2013.
The American Football Association Announces: Matthew Magda to be inducted into Semi-Pro/Minor League Hall of Fame
On Saturday, June 8, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and on Sunday, June 9, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Scranton's fourth annual "Arts on Fire Festival" will be held at the Iron Furnaces historic site.
*Eyewitness News Softball game Saturday, May 25 against the South Wilkes-Barre Teener League Coaches
& Parents. The game is at noon time. The Field is on Dagobert Street in Wilkes-Barre
*"Hawks 4 Hope" Kick Cancer Kickball Tournament Saturday, May 25 beginning at 10 a.m. at the Coal Street Park Softball Field, Wilkes-Barre. The day will also include Face Painting for Children, Food and Drinks. Prizes will be awarded to the top two teams as well as Prizes for team spirit and best team uniforms
*You can find other events on our Calendar of Events on PAHomepage.
Shannon Murphy and Kevin Derk will be here for Eyewitness News The news will air at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday Morning- the at 9 a.m. Sunday mornings.
Join Mark Hiller, Drew Anderson and Ken Brown for Eyewitness News at 6 and 11 (on WBRE/WYOU) and at 10 on Fox 56 on Saturday and Sunday.
Kirsten Cook joins is your Weekend producer.
What's on TV Tonight?
Sue Kalinowski- our WBRE/WYOU Program Director/Coordinator has these program highlights for the weekend on WBRE and WYOU.
Saturday, May 25
WOLF has b-ball 7-10pm---Phillies @ Washington---if run-over, news (10pm) goes to WSWB with a "join in progress" on the WOLF side. WBRE is hockey - Detroit @ Chicago in game #5, 8-11pm. WYOU has "48 Hours" at 9pm (pastor's wife kills herself) and at 10pm (where the pastor's secrets are revealed!). "SNL" is a re-run tonight with Jamie Foxx and Ne-Yo.
Sunday, May 26
"60 Minutes" is a good repeat of the mission to kill Osama Bin Laden (7pm) followed by drama re-runs 8-11pm. "Smash" finale at 9pm on WBRE---it's the night of THE TONY'S!
WOLF has Nascar 9-11pm, the Coca-Cola 600 from North Carolina.
Thank you for making Eyewitness News Part of your Weekend!