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Trip to cemetery brings local history to life for Immaculate Heart...

BRANDYWINE HUNDRED — The coronavirus pandemic has taken a bite out of one school fixture, the field trip, for a couple of reasons, not...

Archmere Academy presents posthumous diploma to family of student killed during...

CLAYMONT — Veterans Day, which was celebrated on Nov. 11, was a special occasion at Archmere Academy, where a former student was honored for...

World War II veteran Shirley Reagor, 100, played active role with...

HOUSTON -- Seaman 1st Class Shirley H. Reagor once boarded an Italian submarine to perform her military duties as an enlisted member of the...

Veterans Day remembrances include those for military chaplains who respond to...

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Minnesota Army National Guard Lt. Nick Kehtel found himself in the middle of California's Mojave Desert in July as part...

Parishioners help St. Benedict-St. Elizabeth dedicate flagpole in Ridgely, Md.

Parish administrator Father Brian Lewis with support from parishioners helped erect a flagpole in time for Veterans Day at St. Benedict-St. Elizabeth of Hungary...

Sgt. Gary Rose: Doing the right thing outweighed risks in combat...

Sgt. Gary Rose looked out and saw a wounded soldier 50 meters outside his company's perimeter, stranded in the middle of North Vietnamese Army...

Student letter to WWII veteran sparks later connection

INDIANAPOLIS -- At 20, Sophia Egold is part of a generation that communicates almost exclusively by text, Instagram, Facebook and other forms of social...

World has not learned lessons from Great War, Pope Francis says

VATICAN CITY — The brutality of the First World War is a lesson that the world has yet to learn, Pope Francis said. World War...

WWII, Korea and Vietnam War veterans greeted with hero’s welcome

Catholic News Service   LINTHICUM, Md. — As the orange glow of sunrise breached the horizon at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, waiting travelers watched a...

Veterans get hero’s welcome after visit to war memorials in Washington

Catholic News Service MIAMI — Minnesota native and Key West retiree Raymond Blazevic stills vividly remembers being drafted into the U.S. Navy and joining 70,000...

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