Category Archives: News

Diocesan Official Appointment

Bishop Mark Brennan has made public the following appointments: Very Rev. Sebastian E. Devasya is appointed Vicar Forane of the Beckley Vicariate for a period of three years, effective June…

National Catholic Youth Conference Set for November

The National Catholic Youth Conference (NCYC) is an exciting, biannual four-day experience of prayer, community, and empowerment for Catholic teenagers and their adult chaperones. The schedule includes general and concurrent…

‘Patriotic Rosary’ to be Prayed at St. Michael’s in Wheeling

WHEELING—A “Patriotic Rosary for the Consecration of Our Nation” will be prayed at St. Michael Church in Wheeling on Saturday, July 3. Parishioners and friends will pray the rosary at…

Join Weirton Catholic Pro-Life Group in Fourth of July Parade

WEIRTON — The Weirton Catholic Pro-Life group is participating in the Weirton Fourth of July parade Saturday, July 3, at 10 a.m. The group is inviting anyone who wants to…

Twenty-one Diocesan Catholic School Eighth-Grade Students Win Golden Horseshoe Award

By Father Bill Matheny WEST VIRGINIA—A highlight of the eighth-grade year in West Virginia is the opportunity for a student to become a Knight or Lady of the Golden Horseshoe. Named…

Obituary — Paula Simmons Taylor

Paula Simmons Taylor, age 64, of Fairmont, WV passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2021 surrounded by her family following a three month battle with cancer. She was President of…

Achieving Educational Goals

By Chad Porter, CCWVa Adult Education Instructor Austin Bowen passed his Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC) exam, used to measure high school equivalency, in late March after enrolling in the…

Job opening — Clarksburg’s Notre Dame High School and St. Mary Central Grade School Job Openings

Notre Dame High School and St. Mary Central Grade School in Clarksburg are searching for the following positions listed below. Ideal candidates should be energetic, creative, highly motivated, and will…

Parish Secretary Needed Corpus Christi Parish, Wheeling

Corpus Christi Church in Wheeling seeks qualified, energetic, and positive individual to fill the position of Parish Secretary. Persons wishing to apply for this part-time position must meet the following…