Palm braiding is her gift to others

APPLETON — Carol Frahm brought plenty of things with her when she moved from Massachusetts back to Wisconsin in 1999. Among Frahm’s most prized possessions was her … Read More

She helps keep priest’s legacy alive

APPLETON — Anne Higgins distinctly remembers when her faith became more personal to her. As a sophomore at Xavier High School in Appleton, she attended a retreat … Read More

They help make Mass family-friendly

NEENAH — Children from preschool through second grade are eager to get to Mass each week at St. Gabriel Parish in Neenah, thanks to the efforts of … Read More

Chapel sacristan honored for service

MANITOWOC — Sharon McConnell’s adult life has been a series of invitations offered and invitations accepted. Today, it’s her turn to invite others to become involved in … Read More

She brings comfort to the grieving

GREENVILLE — When the leader of St. Mary’s Celebration of Life Luncheon Committee gave a six-month notice she was leaving her position after five years, no one … Read More

Father-son take 90-day challenge

ANTIGO — For a man with a family and job, tackling a 90-day spiritual exercise is an admirable, if difficult, exercise in prayer and asceticism. The idea … Read More

Teen’s artistic talent benefits parish

APPLETON — People of all ages have talents to share. Sometimes all it takes for them to share those talents with their faith community is for someone … Read More

Alpha experience recharged her faith

APPLETON — Bonny Meacham believes helping someone else is the closest thing to godliness here on earth. Today she is doing her part by facilitating Alpha groups … Read More

She stands at the side of the suffering

ANTIGO — Sarah Meidl is an advocate. The 45-year-old mother of three will soon be lacing up her sneakers and walking in support of the Juvenile Diabetes … Read More

Schisel takes on international role

NEW HOLSTEIN — The Daughters of Isabella organization has held a special place in Judith Schisel’s heart for more than a quarter of a century. So when … Read More