PHILADELPHIA — The last thing 73-year-old John DeVos wanted was to be thrown out of a graveyard. But he crouched onto his knees a week ago at Greenmount Cemetery, at the very patch of grass where he had watched them bury his 11-year-old brother in 1948. And with a screwdriver and small spade, he began to poke and dig.
From left, Savannah Broussard, 6, Amelia Allen, 4, and Magdalene Courtright, visited Highgate Senior Living in Wenatchee on May 1 to deliver May Day baskets to residents. The May Day basket project was undertaken by the St. Damien’s Guild at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wenatchee.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A group of Charlotte-area ministers have helped launch the country’s first faith-based challenge to a same-sex marriage ban, claiming in a lawsuit filed Monday that North Carolina’s laws block them from practicing their religion.
At the beginning of this school year, Chelan and Manson staff and Migrant/Bilingual Parent Advisory Committee leaders expressed an interest in working together to bring a speaker to the Spanish-speaking families in our community.