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Members of St. William Parish in Niobrara say the rosary May 20 at their “Our Lady of the River Grotto” as part of celebrating the feast of St. William of Perth, the parish’s patron and patron saint of adopted children. The celebration with about 15 people also included Mass with the pastor, Father Kizito Okhuoya, presiding, a potluck dinner, Catholic Charities video about adoption and about $300 in donations to Catholic Charities. COURTESY PHOTO
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A semi-finalist on the soccer field, Mercy High School was a big winner for the positive spirit brought by its biggest fans at the Nebraska soccer championships in Omaha. The all-girls school in Omaha won the Class B Sportsmanship Award. At left, Nebraska Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Anita Hays holds the girls’ trophy May 14 as the presenting partner of the Nebraska Coaches Association. In the back row are seniors Emily Rosenthal, left, and Annika Muse; junior Lexi Rains and senior Katherine Wurtz. In front are sophomores Nyaduel Paljor, left, and Sophie Harvat and senior Cece Coniglio. COURTESY PHOTO
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A new set of officers installed in late May will guide the Serra Club of West Omaha for the coming year.   The new leadership includes Bob Fell, a member of St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, as president; Julia Palzer of Our Lady of Lourdes-St. Adalbert Parish as president-elect; Mary Ann Casey as secretary and Jerry Smith as treasurer, both of...
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New Cassel Retirement Center in Omaha celebrated its 45th anniversary June 1 with a balloon release, cake and other treats.   Founded by the School Sisters of St. Francis in a building that once housed the community’s novices, the retirement center also is undergoing several changes as part of its celebration.   The chapel will receive...
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This year’s class of eighth-graders at Christ the King School in Omaha worked three years to help capture an important part of the school’s history.   Guided by fifth- and sixth-grade social studies teacher Kim Hansen, they and other students in the school’s service- and faith-oriented House of Saint John Bosco worked to remove from frames...
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More than 50 seniors were escorted by Roncalli Catholic High School students through a red carpet entrance, danced, and enjoyed food and company at a special prom at the Immanuel Courtyard independent and assisted living center in Omaha.   Organized by Ann Marie Goettl, the center’s lifestyle supervisor, the April 24 event took place with...
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More than 150 students – from preschoolers to eighth-graders – walked up to two miles May 7 to help raise more than $10,000 for St. Philip Neri School’s Home and School Association.   Carrying May baskets filled with coffee mugs sporting the school name, bouquets of candy and other gifts, students at the Omaha school visited area sponsors of...
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Blinding snow fell only two hours before Scotus Central Catholic High School held its annual Gala dinner and auction in Columbus.   But the all-day blizzard warning didn’t stop the show April 14 as volunteers shoveled the walks and 475 people stepped through the school’s doors to help raise more than $240,000 for the high school’s general...
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Redemptorist Father Martin Stillmock, an Omaha native, will celebrate 60 years a priest with a Redemptorist gathering June 14 at St. Clement Health Care Center in Liguori, Mo.   Father Stillmock was pastor of Holy Name Parish in Omaha from 1987 to 1993, and his parents were founding members of St. Stanislaus Parish in Omaha. His sister,...

Blessing for the archbishop: Moments after their June 2 ordinations, Fathers Padraic Stack, left, Patrick Moser and Taylor Leffler bless Archbishop George J. Lucas on the steps of St. Cecilia Cathedral in Omaha. PHOTO BY ROBERT ERVIN
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As good shepherds guarding their flocks, three men ordained to the priesthood June 2 were called by name to carry on the mission of Christ, gathering, protecting and consoling their people.    “Patrick (Moser), Taylor (Leffler), Padraic (Stack): You are called to participate in this mission of Jesus, to proclaim and to bring about communion...

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