(NEW YORK) -- Residents in a Louisiana parish were evacuated Wednesday after a train derailment caused an acid leak, officials said.Louisiana State Police said crews were on-site Wednesday afternoon evaluating the derailment in St. James Parish, located about 50 miles west of New Orleans.The... Read More.
Erie, PA – Because Christmas falls on a Saturday this year, some parishioners are wondering what services are available for Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Sunday, Dec. 26.Since Catholic churches typically have Christmas Eve Masses in addition to Christmas Day and Sunday Masses, the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ida is barreling through Louisiana after making landfall in the state as a powerful Category 4 hurricane on Sunday afternoon.It was one of the strongest hurricanes on record -- by both wind speed and pressure -- to roar ashore in Louisiana.Ida,... Read More.
(BATON ROUGE, L.A.) -- Hundreds of homes are under mandatory evacuation after flood barriers were breached Friday morning in a rural southeastern Louisiana parish outside of Baton Rouge.An artificial dam system set up along Louisiana Highway 75 in Iberville Parish to hold back floodwaters... Read More.
Brockway, PA - The Most Rev. Lawrence T. Persico, bishop of Erie, has announced that Msgr. Charles Kaza, pastor of St. Tobias Parish, Brockway, has been reinstated to active ministry.Members of the parish were notified during Mass on Sunday that Msgr. Kaza will return... Read More.