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2008-06-24 02:30:14

By Dennis Bartlow, Commercial-News, Danville, Ill. Jun. 23--WILLIAMSPORT, Ind. -- Terry and Dee Roderick have pleasant memories of their time in Warren County.

2007-04-19 21:00:27

Each year, the Club Guadalupano of Elgin honors outstanding graduating Hispanic students and two adults who have contributed to the community. Its 13th Annual Latino Awards Banquet was Saturday night.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.