Monthly Archives: September 2019

Our Lady of Peace School Steps Up Safety

WHEELING — Our Lady of Peace School in Wheeling is stepping up school safety and security efforts, because “keeping children safe while they are in our care is a top…

Bishop Brennan Visits Eastern Panhandle and Southern Parishes, Missions and Schools

Babette Pascasio Photo Bishop Brennan visits preschoolers at St. Francis de Sales School in Beckley Sept. 13. By Babette Pascasio Bishop Mark E. Brennan has been making visits to parishes,…

Catholic Charities to Expand Recovery Support Services in Huntington

Courtesy Photo Pictured is Catholic Charities West Virginia’s Center for Community Learning and Advancement in downtown Huntington. HUNTINGTON—For those suffering from addiction or mental health issues, one of the greatest…

Wheeling University Announces Reinstatement of Several Academic and Athletic Programs, Adds New Online Programs

WHEELING—Wheeling University has announced plans to reinstate several academic and athletic programs that had been temporarily eliminated from their club and course offerings last March. Beginning in January of 2020,…

El obispo Brennan celebra Misa en español en Martinsburg

Foto John Sherwood El obispo Brennan saluda a una miembro de la Parroquia St. Joseph en Martinsburg después de la Misa que él celebró en español el 8 de septiembre….

Holy Rosary Mission to Host Second Annual Feast Day Celebration

SISTERSVILLE—Holy Rosary Mission in Sistersville will be hosting its second annual patronal feast day celebration – Our Lady of the Rosary – on Sunday, Oct. 6 to honor the Blessed Virgin Mary….

Basilica Co-Cathedral to Hold Rosary Rally

PARKERSBURG—The Catholic churches of the Mid–Ohio Valley along with the Knights of Columbus would like to extend an invitation to join together for the fifth annual area Rosary Rally. The…

St. Joseph’s of Proctor to Hold Homecoming

PROCTOR—St. Joseph Church in Proctor will be having its Homecoming on Sunday, Oct. 13. Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. with a dinner following at St. Joseph Hall. Tickets are available for…

Shepherdstown Catholics will ‘Walk for the Poor’

SHEPHERDSTOWN—St. Agnes Conference of the St. Vincent Paul Society (SVDP) will host its sixth annual “Walk for the Poor” on Sunday, Oct. 6. The walk will begin at 1 p.m….

Bishop Mark E. Brennan has made public the following

Very Rev. Dennis R. Schuelkens, Jr., V.E., is appointed Episcopal Vicar for Clergy for a period of five years, effective immediately. This is in addition to his current assignment as…