Youth

Two students win merit scholarships

Two students in Archdiocese of Louisville Catholic high schools have been selected for College-Sponsored Merit Scholarship from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. Alexander Young of St. Xavier High School won the National Merit University of Alabama at Birmingham Scholarship. Darcy Gleeson of Sacred Heart Academy won the National Merit University of Southern California Scholarship

Sacred Heart’s newspaper wins top honors

The Rune, Sacred Heart Academy’s online newspaper, won second place in the general excellence category at the Kentucky High School Journalism Association state competition. Several students also won awards Gabby Argotte, first place for review and column writing. Charlotte Cheek, second and third place for feature writing and third place for photography. Meredith Moir, second […]

Students perform play detailing life of Mother Catherine

Students perform play detailing life of Mother Catherine

Third- and fourth-grade students at St. Agnes School, led by music teacher Lindsey Duncan, performed “The Life of Catherine Spalding” several times last month. The musical performance, based on a book that was written by Sister of Charity of Nazareth Grace Saia, detailed the life of Mother Catherine Spalding, foundress of the Sisters of Charity […]

Fort Campbell soldiers visit St. Stephen Martyr students

Fort Campbell soldiers visit St. Stephen Martyr students

A group of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division from Fort Campbell, Ky., visited students at St. Stephen Martyr School May 19. The visit was a way for the soldiers to say thank you to the students, faculty, staff and parish for their support and prayers. The school has a special stewardship program, known as […]

Trinity honors two at commencement ceremony

Trinity honors two at commencement ceremony

Trinity High School presented its Honor Alumnus Award and the Trinity Peace Medal during the school’s 59th commencement ceremony held at Bellarmine University May 17. Sister of Charity of Nazareth Mary Angela Shaughnessy received the Trinity Peace Medal from Trinity High School during the school’s commencement ceremony on May 17. “The award recognizes a deserving […]

Holy Cross makes plans for the future

Holy Cross makes plans for the future

By Marnie McAllister, Record Editor Holy Cross High School is aiming to increase enrollment and upgrade its facilities in the course of the next five years. The school on Dixie Highway announced a new strategic plan last month that calls for increasing the diversity of its student body and renovating the school, which currently uses […]

SHA students aim to raise awareness about persecution of Christians

Sophomore religion classes at Sacred Heart Academy developed and participated in a weeklong campaign to raise awareness about the persecution of Christians by the Islamic State group known as ISIS May 4 to 8. The students used prayer, social media and posters to raise awareness and they raised money for Catholic Relief Services, the overseas […]