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Hundreds celebrate with Father Brenner

Hundreds celebrate with Father Brenner Hundreds of people from across the Diocese of Evansville filled St. Joseph Church in Jasper on May 19 to help Pastor Father Raymond Brenner celebrate the 50th anniversary of his priestly ordination. Father Brenner was ordained to the priesthood on May 17, 1969. Eighteen priests concelebrated the an...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Diocesan high schools graduate 325

Diocesan high schools graduate 325 Over the weekend of May 18-19, the Diocese of Evansville’s four Catholic high schools graduated 325 students. Rivet High School in Vincennes and Washington Catholic High School held commencement ceremonies on May 18 at their respective schools. Mater Dei and Reitz Memorial high schools held t...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

'What a glorious day'

'What a glorious day' Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke said he couldn’t be any prouder of the city than he is on days like May 14. On a sunny, warm day, the mayor stood on the porch of a home under construction in the Jacobsville neighborhood along with Brad Ellsworth, Vectren director of external affairs; Sharon B...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Student teams compete, local business wins

Student teams compete, local business wins Throughout the 2018-19 school year, sixth-grade students in teacher Becky Humm’s High Ability Math Program at St. John the Baptist School in Newburgh have been conducting research in several areas as part of a project to assist Koch Air LLC, of Evansville, in its effort to identify the best l...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Holy Redeemer cooks get schoolwide send-off into retirement

Holy Redeemer cooks get schoolwide send-off into retirement After 17 years at Holy Redeemer Catholic School, Pam Ambrose retired as cafeteria manager at the end of the school year. Ambrose claimed she would take the summer off, but admitted she may get bored by the time winter comes around.  Her co-workers teased her she would end up returning to Holy...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Evansville hosts Daughters of Isabella state convention

Evansville hosts Daughters of Isabella state convention The Daughters of Isabella's 77th Indiana State Convention was held at the Tropicana Hotel in Evansville in late April. Host Circles were Our Lady of Lourdes Circle #157, Princeton; Haubstadt Circle #151, Haubstadt; and Assumption Circle #144, Evansville.  One hundred ten Daughters of Isabella...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Mt. Vernon Fire Dept. unveils first Southwestern Indiana Safe Haven Baby Box

Mt. Vernon Fire Dept. unveils first Southwestern Indiana Safe Haven Baby Box On May 14, the Mount Vernon Fire Department became home to the first Safe Haven Baby Box in Southwestern Indiana, and the first within the Catholic Diocese of Evansville. A community blessing and unveiling occurred on May 14 with more than 70 people in attendance at the Mt. Vernon Fire Department,...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Bulletin Board for May 24

Send information to Bulletin Board at least 10 days prior to publishing date. Entries may be repeated if space permits; entries may be edited; all times are local times. Mail information to Bulletin Board, P.O. Box 4169, Evansville, IN 47724-0169; e-mail message@evdio.org. General Interest Evening...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Around the Diocese for May 24

Around the Diocese for May 24 Happy Birthday! Father Donald Ackerman, temporary administrator of St. Francis Xavier Parish, Vincennes, and St. Philip Neri Parish, Bicknell, celebrates his birthday on June 4. Happy Anniversary! Father Kenneth Walker, diocesan judicial vicar and pastor of St. John the Evangelist Parish, Loogootee...
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Thursday, May 23, 2019

Bishop Announces new pastoral assignments

Bishop Announces new pastoral assignments Bishop Joseph M. Siegel has announced new pastoral assignments across the Diocese of Evansville. Bishop Siegel: Appointed Rev. Sudhakar Bhastati Administrator of St. Peter Parish, Montgomery, effective June 26. Appointed Rev. Claude “Dusty” Burns Pastor of St. Matthew Parish, Mount Vern...
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Thursday, May 16, 2019