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Fort Belknap Honors Departing Sisters with Farewell Celebration

 

July 8, 2020

After 40 years of service in the Hays and Lodge Pole communities and as teachers at the Mission school, Sister Helen, Sister Chris, and Sister Nora headed back to their families and hometown communities in New York State. Prior to their departure on Monday, July 6, the Fort Belknap community held a parade in their honor giving them a proper sendoff.

After 40 years of service at the St. Paul's Mission Grade School, Sister Helen, Sister Chris and Sister Nora will head back to New York to be with friends and family in their hometown. The trio arrive at the school in 1980 and will head back to New York on July 6, 2020 after 40 years of service to the school and the community.

The St. Paul Mission Church was first established in 1887 by the Bureau of Catholic Missions. The Church now serves as a kindergarten through eighth grade school. The Mission School has become ingrained in the community and very much a part of its landscape.

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