Latest Fraternal organizations News

Developer aims to demystify Scottish Rite Cathedral

Oct. 31, 2021 09:17 AM EDT

WHEELING, W.Va. (AP) — A historic gem in East Wheeling has operated outside of the public eye for more than a century, but under its new ownership, the Scottish Rite Cathedral is opening a new chapter in its rich history — and is opening its hallowed halls to the public. ...

Deputy shot in north Florida traffic stop dies

Sep. 26, 2021 16:37 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A north Florida sheriff’s deputy who was recently shot twice during a traffic stop died Sunday afternoon. Nassau County Sheriff Bill Leeper said via Twitter that Deputy Joshua Moyers, 29, died at a Jacksonville hospital. ...

Sheriff: Florida deputy not going to survive shooting

Sep. 25, 2021 20:33 PM EDT

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A North Florida sheriff's deputy who was recently shot twice during a traffic stop is not going to survive his injuries, authorities announced Saturday. Nassau County Sheriff Bill Leeper said doctors at UF Health Jacksonville did their best to...

Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin

Sep. 15, 2021 13:51 PM EDT

Kenosha News. September 12, 2021. Editorial: Flight for Life’s Burlington hub is good news We all hope that we never have to have 911 called for us or for any of our loved ones. We especially hope and pray that it’s not so serious that Flight For...

Santa Fe mayor suffers setback in clash with fraternal group

Sep. 09, 2021 21:06 PM EDT

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Santa Fe ethics board has dismissed efforts by Mayor Alan Webber to impose financial disclosure requirements on fraternal organizations that have criticized his handling of clashes over historical monuments and tributes. Webber is seeking a...