Monthly Archives: July 2016

Volunteers Rally in West Virginia’s Flood-Devastated Communities

By Colleen Rowan WEST VIRGINIA—Volunteers have rallied in West Virginia communities devastated by last month’s historic floods which left 23 people dead. Elkview, Richwood, White Sulphur Springs and their surrounding…

Father John Rice is appointed chaplain to Council No. 594 of the Knights of Columbus for the Fraternal Year 2016-2017, effective immediately. This is in addition to his current assignment…

Pope calls attack on Nice act of ‘blind violence’

VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis condemned the attack on Bastille Day Celebrations in France, calling it an act of “blind violence.” The pope expressed his “deep sorrow” and “spiritual…

Welty Home Earns 13th Consecutive Perfect Rating

WHEELING—Welty Home in Wheeling has earned a perfect rating from the West Virginia Office of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification Office (OHFLAC) for the 13th consecutive year. Few organizations achieve…

Special Feature of Diocese’s Summer Youth Camp Program

Check out our latest issue for a special section on the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston’s Catholic summer youth program Camp Bosco and the Bishop Hodges Pastoral Center where it is held.