NORTH MYRTLE BEACH—Knights of Columbus Council 7122, the Columbiettes, and volunteers of all ages helped collect more than $24,000 during the Operation HOPE Tootsie Roll campaign to help special needs children last year. The money was donated to schools with special education departments. Council 7122 presented checks on March 18 to Mary Lynn Porter and Renee Fowler of Ocean Drive Elementary School, Michael Rowell of Waterway Elementary School, Jeremy Williams of The Grand Strand Down Syndrome Society, Gracie Williams of Horry County ARC, and Linda Trost of Current Transitions. Riverside Elementary school also received a check.
The Diocese of Charleston just completed the first full year of its strategic initiative plan, a five-year plan designed to revitalize and strengthen Catholic schools in the state. Sandra Leatherwood, Superintendent of Catholic Schools, said […]
CHARLESTON—Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone has made six appointments for priests in the Diocese of Charleston. Effective April 20: Father Luis E. Serrano, CHS, was appointed parochial vicar at St. Gregory the Great Church in Bluffton, […]
CHAPIN—The dreams and vision of a beloved priest and hundreds of his parishioners were fulfilled on April 17 when Our Lady of the Lake Church in Chapin was dedicated. Father Andrew Vollkommer, who died unexpectedly […]