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The Message u for Catholics of Southwestern Indiana 7 d the Diocese 3ries pastor of Christians Hill, was 27, 1961. Church, a priest chap- al Cen- ter, Evansville, was ordained a priest May 27, 1965. He resides at 856 S. Lombard, Evansville IN 47714. Father William Wargel, pas- tor of Holy Redeemer Church, Evansville, was ordained a priest May 27, 1965. Father Kenneth Betz, pastor of St. Mary Church, Ireland, was ordained a priest May 27, 1965. Vincentian Father Glennon Figge, chaplain at Seton Rest- ,< i ii ' ' .... award Pitstick and Logan Rasche receive Scouting award from Father Ken- Mary Church, Ireland. dence, Evansville, and part- time chaplain at St. Mary's Med- ical Center, Evansville, was ordained a priest May 29, 1955. Father Kenneth Walker, adjutant judicial vicar in the diocesan Tribunal, was ordained a priest May 29, 1981. He resides at St. John the Baptist Church in Newburgh. Father James Rogers, a retired priest of the Diocese of Evansville, was ordained a priest May 30, 1939. He resides at 801 N. Shortridge Rd., Apt F4, Indi- anapolis IN 46219. Benedictine Father Camil- lus Ellspermann, pastor of St. Henry Church, St. Henry, was ordained a priest May 30, 1950. Msgr. Carl Shetler, pastor of St. Martin Chttrch, Whitfield, was ordained a priest May 31, 1947. Father Joseph Swartz, pas- tor of St. Matthew Church, Mount Vernon, was ordained a priest May 31, 1975. Father Edward Schnur, pas- tor of St. Bernard Church, Rockport, was ordainedto the priesthood June 1, 1991. Golden Congratulations to couples at St. Peter Celestine Church, Celestine, celebrating golden wedding annivtrsaries: Kenny and Alvina Schnell, and Vic and Loretta Humbert. Coming home Father William Traylor, who has spent the past five years in Leuven, Belgium, will be return- ing to the United States this June. He will visit with family mem- bers in Vincennes, and then head to California for sabbatical. Father Traylor will be re- assigned in the diocese in mid- winter. Happy Birthday! Father Gordon Mann, pastor at St. Martin Church, Chris- I Notebook of the Last Supper hool, Evansville. : i ! the internet. Initial plans are to have one computer online in the junior high building." Art Council Ashley Clutter and Bryan Springhetti, students at lloly lie Consoli. has assist rding to }ll. Wiring our lo Andy Schenk, Adam Wildeman, Neal Bohleber, Matt Conville and Dan Schenk attend the Catholic Boy Scout retreat at St. Meinrad. They are members of St. Philip Church, St. Philip. ney, and moderator at St. Nicholas Church, Santa Claus, celebrates his birthday May 30. Benedictine Sister Mary Terence Knapp, pastoral life coordinator at St. Nicholas Church, Santa Claus, celebrates her birthday May 30. In residence Benedictine Brother Anselm Russell, who will be ordained to the priesthood on June 8, will be in residence at St. Benedict Church, Evansville, beginning July 1. A native of the Bahamas, Broth- er Anselm will be studying nurs- ing at USI. Anniversaries at St. Joseph Congratulations to couples at St. Joseph Church, Evansville, celebrating wedding anniver- saries: Paul and Evelyn Baum- gart, 49 years; Fred and Betty Dewig, 51 years; Barney and Catherine Heathcott, 54 years; Geneva and Charles Hilden- brand, 48 years; Jerome and June Schaefer, 51 years; Fred and Betty Dewig, 51 years; Bar- ney and Catherine Heathcott, 54 years. Environthon Kathy Meyer and Luke Woehler will advance to the state finals of the Indiana Envirothon in June at Purdue University. They are parishioners at Holy Angels Church, New Harmo- ny, and members of the Envi- rothon team at New Harmony High School. Altar Society Newly-elected officers of the St. Rose of Lima Altar Society at Holy Rosary Church, Evans- ville, include Janet Poehlein, president; Virginia Fickas, vice- pi'esident; Sarah Little, secre- tary, and Celestlne Marshall, treasurer. Please send information for AROUND THE DIOCESE to Mary Ann Hughes, The Mes- sage, P.O. Box 4169, Evans- ville, IN 47724. The deadline for copy is 9 a.m. the Friday before publication. Rosary School, Evansville, are winners in the Arts Council poet- ry contest. Honorable mention Whitney Oliver has received honorable mention in the Opera- tion City Beautiful's annual bill board con.test. She is a student at Westside Catholic Consolidat- ed School, Evansville. Key Club Memorial High School stu- dent Frances Adams received the Outstanding Key Club Presi- dent award at the state conven- tion. Chris Franz received the Outstanding Club treasurer award, and Gerry Adams received the Distinguished Kiwa- nis Key Club Advisor award. Big M Jaclyn Riffert, a student at St. Benedict School, Evans- ville, has qualified to participate in the Big M program through Ball State University. St. Ben's PTO Incoming PTO officers at St. Benedict School, Evansville, include Terri Beckman and Madalyn Steckler, co-presi- dents; Ann Topper, vice-presi- dent; Sandy Lasher, secretaD; and Janet Belisle, treasurer. Academic :300Jperbowl , Wt,e math, fin, arts and inter- disciplinary teams of Memorial High Schoolh Academic Super- bowl team finished first in area competitions. The science and Eng- lish teams finished third. ' The interdisciplinary team advanced to state finals in Indi- anapolis. Members include Vince Bernardin, Nathan Correll, Lina Ghosh, Krista Hamner, Ryan Merris and Brandon Oak. , \