Melrose, Freeport students learn good things can come from tragedy

By Kristi Anderson The Visitor Sacred Heart School in Freeport invited students and staff from St. Mary’s School in Melrose to pray, share a meal and get to know one another March 18, just one week after their church suffered a devastating fire. In the hours and days following the fire at St. Mary’s March…

In wake of Melrose church fire, St. Mary School feels community’s support

Kristi Anderson The Visitor When students returned to St. Mary’s School in Melrose on Monday, March 14, they were abuzz with stories and questions about the fire that damaged St. Mary’s Church March 11. “The kids have lots of questions,” said Robert Doyle, the school’s principal. “We can listen and hear their stories but we…