- Mecklenburg County Bar honors diocesan attorney
- PHOTO GALLERY: Crowning Mary during Family Rosary Procession
- First healing Mass to be offered at St. Margaret Church
- Monroe pastor leads pilgrimage to National Shrine of St. Dymphna
- Charlotte food pantry gets refrigerators
- Asheville parishioners honor Father Thomas on his 40th anniversary as priest
- Holy Cross in Kernersville responds to call for life, liberty and marriage
CHARLOTTE — The Diocese of Charlotte hosted its seventh annual Vocation Awareness Day on Aug. 8 at St. Ann Church in Charlotte.
More than 50 high school and college-aged men attended the all-day event.
(Photos by SueAnn Howell)
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Arts & Entertainment
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