Entries by Jennifer Jenicke

Two schools celebrate 2017 Blue Ribbon designation

Messenger Staff Report U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos announced, Sept. 28, that 342 schools, including St. Joseph School, Crescent Springs and Villa Madonna Academy Elementary, Villa Hills, have been recognized as National Blue Ribbon Schools for 2017. “Congratulations to the St. Joseph Elementary School, Crescent Springs and Villa Madonna Academy school communities on achieving […]

Wedding Anniversary Vespers

A corsage for the women. A proud smile from the men. Couples came together Sunday Sept. 10 to celebrate wedding anniversary vespers with Bishop Roger Foys. The prayer service was held at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption. Married couples celebrating one, 25, 50 and 50 plus years of marriage filled the cathedral. The couple […]

Cemetery Visitation Schedule 2017

September 24 St. Mary Cemetery, Fort Mitchell, Infant Loss Memorial Service, 2 p.m. – in the St. Elizabeth Infant Lot Mother of God Cemetery, Latonia, 1:30 p.m. St. Stephen Cemetery, Fort Thomas, 2 p.m. October 1 St. Edward Cemetery, Cynthiana, 12 p.m. St. Joseph Cemetery, Camp Springs, 2 p.m. October 8 Holy Guardian Angels Cemetery, […]

Diocese celebrates first new school in 55 years

Five dollars and forty-six cents — that was the amount of the first gift to the capital campaign to build St. Timothy School, Union. The donor was five-year-old Noah Casson. Six million dollars in donations from 700 families later, Mr. Casson entered the new St. Timothy School, Aug. 16, as a fifth grader. “St. Timothy […]

Catholic HEART: the pulse of faith for many

  Service. Fellowship. A vibrant Catholic faith on display. Nearly 300 youth and youth ministers from across the country came to the diocese to serve in the community July 17–21. Bishop Brossart High School in Alexandria served as the host site for an organization called Catholic HEART WorkCamp. Each summer more than 14,000 youth perform […]