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Diocesan Schools kick off Leader in Me Program

Diocesan Schools kick off Leader in Me Program The Catholic Schools Office of the Diocese of Evansville held a press conference on Aug. 1 to discuss the Leader in Me training that faculty and staff from 13 diocesan schools began during June and July.       In January of 2018, the Koch Foundation announced the Culture of Exce...
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Thursday, August 09, 2018

Area educators honored with Catholic Educator Innovative Awards

Winners of the 2018 Catholic Educator Innovative Awards were announced during the Aug. 3 back to school gathering and Mass held at Mater Dei High School in Evansville. This year’s recipients include Sandy Davis of Washington Catholic School, and school and parish family of Annunciation School...
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Thursday, August 09, 2018

Archbishop Peter Wells named Distinguished Alumnus at Saint Meinrad

Archbishop Peter Wells named Distinguished Alumnus at Saint Meinrad ST. MEINRAD – Archbishop Peter Wells, the Vatican’s ambassador to five countries in southern Africa, was honored on July 24 with the Distinguished Alumnus Award during the annual Saint Meinrad Alumni Reunion. He graduated from Saint Meinrad College in 1987.   The Saint Meinrad Alum...
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Thursday, August 09, 2018

German visitors enjoy Celestine's 175th anniversary

German visitors enjoy Celestine's 175th anniversary Twenty visitors traveled from Wagshurst Germany for the 175th Anniversary of Celestine, Ind.  Twenty-five years ago, in 1993, Celestine and Wagshurst established a Friendship-Partnership during Celestine’s 150th Anniversary celebration.  Among the Wagshurst guests attending were sev...
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Thursday, August 09, 2018

From calling to career, Keith ready to lead MEO

From calling to career, Keith ready to lead MEO Marian Educational Outreach begins the 2018-19 school year with a new mission, direction, structure - and leader. New MEO director Annie-Rose Keith is ready for the new year with plenty of energy.   “My word for the year is ‘act,’” said Keith. “I hope to fully liv...
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Thursday, August 02, 2018

Bulletin Board for August 3, 2018

Bulletin Board for August 3, 2018   General Interest New Weekend Mass Schedule, Sts. Mary and John Parish, St. Mary Church, 613 Cherry St., Evansville; effective the weekend of Aug. 4-5; Masses will be celebrated at 4 p.m. on Saturdays; 10 a.m., noon (Latin Mass) and 4 p.m. on Sundays; weekday Mass times will not change:...
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Thursday, August 02, 2018

Around the Diocese for August 3, 2018

Around the Diocese for August 3, 2018 Happy birthday! Michelle Priar, assistant superintendent in the Diocesan Catholic Schools office, celebrates her birthday on Aug. 10. John Hollis, principal at Holy Cross School in Fort Branch, celebrates his birthday on Aug. 10. Kristen Girten, principal at Good Shepherd School in Evansville, cel...
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Thursday, August 02, 2018

Renowned organist performs at St. Peter

Renowned organist performs at St. Peter Renowned organist Dr. David K. Lamb thrilled an almost-full St. Peter Church in Montgomery on July 18 with an almost-75-minute concert on the church’s pipe organ. His “set list” included selections by Bach, Mendelssohn, Denis Bédard and several others. His appearance was part...
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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Bishop celebrates Mass for St. Peter Parish bicentennial

Bishop celebrates Mass for St. Peter Parish bicentennial Bishop Joseph M. Siegel celebrated the 9:30 a.m. Mass on July 22 at St. Peter Parish in Montgomery as the second old parish in Indiana closed its formal bicentennial celebration. Pastor Father Jim Koressel concelebrated and served as homilist, hailing parish founders for “faith strong enough...
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Thursday, July 26, 2018

Reitz Memorial High School names Sally L. Sternberg as school's next Principal

Reitz Memorial High School names Sally L. Sternberg as school's next Principal Reitz Memorial High School has appointed Sally L. Sternberg as the Evansville school’s next Principal.  She will assume her duties on Jan. 1, 2019.   Sternberg currently serves as Associate Superintendent of Catholic Schools for the Diocese of Evansville. She succeeds Dr. A. Ma...
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Thursday, July 26, 2018