| Aug 4, 2013
| 9:16 PM
Instilling Catholic values and promoting academic excellence by nurturing mind, body and soul.
The ACSS offers three attendance centers. Roncalli Primary is at 419 First Ave. N.E. and has SonShine Patch Daycare, Out of...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 9:36 PM
Will loyal Catholics be offended by a play about a priest who may have molested a student?
“I think No. 1, you'd better come to the show because that's not what it's about,” said Jim Walker, director of Aberdeen Community Theatre's...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 5:58 PM
A new chapter in education in Franklin County, Pa., began Monday when Winebrenner Theological Seminary officially opened its doors at the home of the former Scotland School for Veterans Children.
The school begins seminary classes this fall.
| Jul 13, 2013
| 8:10 PM
JoEllen Lindner is president of the Aberdeen Catholic School System.
In the rich, lush green of summer, this verse from Jeremiah 29 comes to mind: “Bloom where you are planted.”
In other words, you can be happy and flourish where you...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The town of Gettysburg is in high gear after years of preparation to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the historic Civil War battle--events expected to generate about $100 million for a local economy wrapped tightly around historic tourism.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 5:42 AM
PETOSKEY -- For Jim Kanine, new job opportunities that have emerged from time to time helped keep his 35-year education career engaging.
"What it does for you is, it keeps you fresh," Kanine said.
Kanine, the principal of Petoskey High School since...
| Jun 20, 2013
The coming sesquicentennial of the Civil War battle of Gettysburg on the hot, humid days of July 1-3, 1863, is no ordinary anniversary. A place of pilgrimage for visitors around the globe, the small Pennsylvania town resonates not just in the American...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 10:55 AM
As a grateful product of 12 years of Catholic education, I would be bothered if President Obama heaped abuse on Roman Catholic schools. According to some critics, that is exactly what he did in some recent remarks to teenagers in Northern Ireland. One...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 10:13 AM
PESHAWAR, Pakistan -- At least 15 people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday when a suicide bomber, apparently a teenager, blew himself up inside a mosque in northern Pakistan, police said.
The bomber shot at police guards, then made his way into...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 11:22 AM
Archbishop Thomas Wenski was born in West Palm Beach on October 18, 1950 and grew up in Lake Worth, where he attended Catholic school at his home parish, Sacred Heart. He studied at St. John Vianney Minor Seminary in Miami and later at St. Vincent de Paul...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 5:17 AM
Antietam Bible College, Biblical Seminary and Graduate School, at 15 High St. in Hagerstown, announced its Class of 2013 graduates.
Graduation was held May 18 in the sanctuary at First Baptist Church, High Street and Washington Avenue.
| May 19, 2013
When the president of All Hallows College in Ireland saw the regal man on the framed canvas, he knew the portrait buried in a Dublin basement should head home to Chicago.
The painting of Patrick Feehan, Chicago's first Roman Catholic archbishop,...