Faith, service are their crowning achievements

Peshtigo Catholic school implements ‘blended’ classrooms for instruction

Roncalli High School student uses robot with iPad while in hospital

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Faith, service are their crowning achievements

Appleton’s Mazier sisters see pageant crowns as opportunity to help others

APPLETON — “I think you can become Miss America someday.” Those words were life-changing for Katrina Mazier, a member of St. Bernadette Parish and a 2016 graduate … Read More

Peshtigo Catholic school implements ‘blended’ classrooms for instruction

Bishop’s Appeal helps St. Thomas Aquinas adopt blended-learning model

PESHTIGO — With assistance from the Bishop’s Appeal, St. Thomas Aquinas Academy (STAA) of Peshtigo implemented a student-centered learning program called WINGS into grades Pre-K through sixth, … Read More

Roncalli High School student uses robot with iPad while in hospital

‘Padbot’ is available to any student dealing with extended absence

MANITOWOC — When sophomore Nick Welnetz cannot physically attend classes at Roncalli High School, he’s thankful for the next best thing — a robot with an iPad … Read More


Parish raises funds for family facing eviction over daughter’s handicap

WASHINGTON — When Phillip and Tina Rolfes were told they and their three kids had to leave their apartment in northern Kentucky because their handicapped daughter made … Read More

Shortage of low-income affordable housing reaches crisis stage

WASHINGTON — Four New Orleans families are a little better off today since a grass-roots housing program helped them secure an affordable place to live. The Jane … Read More

Pregame prayer, solid teamwork clinched win for Loyola, says nun-chaplain

DALLAS — A religious sister who is the longtime chaplain of the Loyola University Chicago men’s basketball team credited the pregame prayer and the players’ solid teamwork … Read More

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Choosing a new rosary

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

The first time I stepped foot into St. Francis Xavier Cathedral in Green Bay was for a Rite of Election Mass celebrated in early spring 1986 by … Read More

Fatima Day

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

Today is the centennial of the last appearance of Our Lady at Fatima in Portugal. It is a day for praying the rosary. Here is a link … Read More

Rosaries and cupcakes

Patricia Kasten | The Compass

October is traditionally the month of the rosary. And the Feast of Our Lady of the Rosary is Oct. 7. Many of us have taken part in … Read More