Statue returned to Fontbonne College

Jesus has been returned to Fontbonne College in St. Louis County. Somebody stole the statue from the college’s nativity scene last Christmas. The statue of Mary also was taken. She was found a few days later, kneeling in the middle of a street. Jesus was found...

Former Bookkeeper Embezzled from Church

A Festus woman admits embezzling 325-thousand dollars from a Roman Catholic Church between 1989 and ’99. Federal prosecutors say Darlene King was a bookkeeper at the Church of Our Lady in Festus. King admits overpaying herself, forging the pastor’s...

The Pope and Truman State University President Together

Truman State University President Jack Magruder gets together with the Pope tomorrow…near the Sea of Galilee. Magruder will present the Pope with two volumes of a series of books on archaeological excavations of Bethsaida, described in the New Testament as the...

Study Using Spirituality to Prevent Drug Abuse

A one-million-dollar study in St.Louis is going to look at how spirituality can help prevent drug abuse in young people. The Missouri Institute for Mental Health and three church congregations are combining for the three-year study. It’s one of 21 abuse programs...
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