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News Briefs

New deacon helps three parishes

Deacon José Noé Morales-Cabello and his wife Maria Angelica have been assigned to work at St. Augustine Church in Dardanelle, St. Andrew Church in Danville and St. John Church in Russellville. They began working in the Diocese of Little Rock two months ago after moving from California. Morales-Cabello, 56, was ordained June 16, 2007, through the Archdiocese of Los Angeles, serving in ... More ...  

MSM Girl of Distinction

For the third straight year, a Mount St. Mary Academy student was named a “Girl of Distinction” by the Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame. Junior Brynne Johnson was one of five young women chosen from area high schools to attend the 2019 Arkansas Women’s Hall of Fame induction ceremony Aug. 29 at the Statehouse Convention Center in downtown Little Rock. ... More ...  

CHI St. Vincent awarded

The CHI St. Vincent Wound Care Center in Little Rock has received the Center of Distinction Award presented by Healogics, the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. To earn the recognition, the center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a minimum wound healing rate of at least 92 ... More ...  

Book sale money donated

Author Debbie Eckart, a member of St. Joseph Church in Conway, donated $1,400 from proceeds from her book “Hairspray, Holy Water and the Healing Hand of God” to her church’s building fund. The funds were generated at a book signing Eckert held at the church Aug. 17-18. The book is available at her Conway salon, Debbie’s Hair Productions, as well ... More ...  

Houndstooth Golf Classic Oct. 21

Mount St. Mary Academy’s Houndstooth Golf Classic will take place Monday, Oct. 21, at Rebsamen Golf Course in Little Rock. The four-man scramble tournament format will offer a morning and an afternoon flight. The cost per team is $500 and includes registration, green fees, carts and lunch. Proceeds benefit the Mount St. Mary Academy Athletic and Spirit Booster Clubs. Registration ... More ...  

Healing ministry for abused

A new healing ministry for all abuse victims, their families and those who support their recovery is being introduced to the Diocese of Little Rock. A free introductory meeting will be led by Father Gavin Vaverek, JCL, and Miguel Prats of the Maria Goretti Network in the Diocese of Tyler, Texas. The meeting will be held from 6:30-8 p.m., Friday, ... More ...  

Annual Red Mass Oct. 4

The 25th Annual Red Mass, sponsored by the St. Thomas More Society of Arkansas, will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 4 at the Cathedral of St. Andrew in Little Rock. Bishop Anthony B. Taylor will be the celebrant. This year’s luncheon keynote speaker will be Judge Leon Holmes, of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District. In ... More ...  

Subiaco shadow day Oct. 18

Subiaco Academy will host a shadow day Friday, Oct. 18. The day is designed for prospective students and their parents. It allows participants to meet with key faculty and staff, sit in on classes, have conversations with students. For more information, call (479) 934-1095 or visit subiacoacademy.us.