Category Archives: Featured

Father Matheny Donates Game Show Winnings to His Alma Mater, St. Francis of Assisi in St. Albans

Courtesy Photo With the $120,000 check Father Bill Matheny, second from left, presented to his alma mater, St. Francis of Assisi School in St. Albans, are: Bob Matheny, Father Matheny’s…

Archbishop Lori Celebrates Red Mass in Wheeling

By Colleen Rowan In his celebration of the annual Red Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling Jan. 28, Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore encouraged those gathered…

New Wing Being Added to Charleston Catholic High School through Alumna’s $1.5 Million Gift

Courtesy Photo Bishop Michael J. Bransfield and Colleen Hoyer, principal of Charleston Catholic High School, are pictured during the bishop’s tour of the construction of the school’s new wing Jan….

Archbishop Lori of Baltimore to Celebrate Red Mass in Wheeling

WHEELING—Archbishop William E. Lori of Baltimore will be the celebrant and homilist for the ninth annual Red Mass at the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Wheeling at 6 p.m. Jan….

Bishop Blesses New Renovations at Notre Dame High School, Clarksburg

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield blesses the newly renovated gymnasium at Notre Dame High School in Clarksburg Dec. 16. Colleen Rowan Photo By Colleen Rowan  CLARKSBURG—Just before Christmas, Notre Dame High…


John Sherwood Photo Father John Ledford blesses the Advent wreath at St. James Parish in Charles Town. With him is Rev. Mr. James Munuhe.

Race for Education

John Sherwood Photo Children in kindergarten through second grade at St. Joseph School in Martinsburg proudly show off their punch cards that were used to tally the number of laps completed as…

Catholic Charities West Virginia Opens New Center for Community Learning and Advancement in Huntington

Gregory Hart Photo Mark Sliter, executive director of Catholic Charities West Virginia, third from left, and officials of the Center for Community Learning and Advancement in Huntington cut the ribbon…