• For Chiefs’ star kicker, his Catholic faith and family are his priority

    For Chiefs’ star kicker, his Catholic faith and family are his priority

    • Oct 10, 2020

    Harrison Butker’s impact on the football field is tremendous. As the kicker for the Kansas City Chiefs, he was a vital component to the team’s victory in Super Bowl LIV. But the morning after the game, as he told the attendees at the Knights of Columbus 55th annual College Councils Conference, he still had to take out the garbage. This simple act was a humbling reminder to him while on top of the football world.

  • Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78

    Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78

    • Aug 31, 2020

    John Thompson, the imposing Hall of Famer who turned Georgetown into a “Hoya Paranoia” powerhouse and became the first Black coach to lead a team to the NCAA men’s basketball championship, has died. He was 78.

  • Priest’s 100-mile bike ride raises COVID-19 aid for parish — and hope

    Priest’s 100-mile bike ride raises COVID-19 aid for parish — and hope

    • Aug 7, 2020

    Father Christopher Heanue started his morning July 27 by celebrating Mass at 5 a.m. and then took off on a 100-mile bike ride. It wasn’t just any ride. Father Heanue called his journey “100 Miles of Hope,” which was a fundraiser to help support his parish, Holy Child Jesus, in Richmond Hill, New York.