GEORGETOWN/PAWLEYS ISLAND—Knights of Columbus Assembly 3272 raised $4,827.80 from its nine-hole captain’s choice golf tournament held at the Heritage Club. The funds will go toward the construction of a memorial honoring the men and women of Georgetown County who gave their lives in our nation’s military conflicts, starting with the Revolutionary War. The assembly presented a check of expectation on July 11 to Rodney Ward, commander of American Legion Post 114; Ron Gilbert, president of Georgetown County Veterans Memorial, Inc.; Martin Alfonsi, a member of the GCVM board of directors; and Sonny Gamble, commander of VFW Post 6444.
VATICAN CITY—Pope Francis prayed the Angelus with pilgrims gathered on Sunday in St. Peter’s Square, and reflected on the day’s Gospel (Mk 10:35-45). He spoke about how Jesus tries to correct his disciples by “converting […]
COLUMBIA—Father Michael Okere thrives on getting to know the people in the pews. After Palm Sunday Mass at St. Martin de Porres Church, he spent time greeting newcomers and acknowledging milestone birthdays. He stood in […]
Catholic Scouts took time to worship, pray and think about their vocations against a backdrop of mountains and waterfalls during the first Bishop England Trek held June 12-18. Eleven Scouts spent five days hiking and […]