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St. Andrew School Girl Scouts collect 370 shoes for charity

FORT WORTH — Take five fifth-graders, add 370 pairs of shoes, and what do you get? One important lesson in the power of teamwork, plus the highest award that a Girl Scout Junior can achieve. Not to mention hundreds of individuals grateful for a pair of shoes.

Connected by faith: Three new priests ordained for Diocese of Fort Worth

FORT WORTH — The bond of faith that brings families together was evident May 21 as people from different parts of the U.S. and around the world gathered inside St. Patrick Cathedral to witness the ordination of three young men to the Sacred Order of the Priesthood for the Diocese of Fort Worth.

Superintendent Jennifer Pelletier looks back on year filled with triumphs, tragedy

FORT WORTH — Perhaps the opening words of the Charles Dickens classic “A Tale of Two Cities” best describes Jennifer Pelletier’s first year as school superintendent in the Diocese of Fort Worth: It was the best of times and the worst of times.