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The Benedictine College Black Student Union is teaming up with Atchison United and the Ministerial Alliance to host a Martin Luther King Jr. Day March and Celebration. The march and celebration highlight the second year the...
For about two years, Benedictine College has been planning much-needed renovations to its current library.   The project was announced in 2019 but was brought to a grinding halt due to the restrictions of COVID. With things returning to normal,...
  The Serra Club of the Atchison Region hosted Fr. Dan Morris, vocation director for Archdiocese of Kansas City Kansas, at St. Joseph church last Monday.   Fr. Dan celebrated mass, the Serra Club hosted dinner and then a short...
It’s official. The skate park in Atchison is up and running.  The new outdoor recreational area was funded by Skate High with Hope the Joshua Kinsman Foundation.  It’s a memorial for Joshua Kinsman who passed away in 2018 at the...
David Mannella, sophomore member of the cross-country team, recently broke the 8K school record at the 2021 Heart of America Athletic Conference Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.  With a personal best time of 25:16, Mannella captured a second-place individual finish and earned himself a first-team All-Conference honor.  Most importantly, he earned a...
The Nest, a new convenience store on campus this year, provides students with many options for food and supplies on the go.  It is located on the second level of the JPII Student Center, previously home to the Grab and Go.  The store...
The Riverhouse Restaurant officially opened for business on July 15. The casual, chef-inspired, steakhouse aims to provide the town of Atchison a gathering place to unwind and socialize.   It is located at 101 Commercial St, and operates Thursday through Saturdays from 3 p.m. until 10 p.m. It also provides special happy hour discounts from 3-6 p.m.  In its weeks since opening, the restaurant has featured multiple live music performances...
Photo by Will Russum
The annual Benedictine Convocation began with a first this year as President Stephen Minnis presented the first annual Transforming Culture in America Award.  Zyon Mathis, Obediah Lewis and Solomon Wallace were honored for their work this past summer...
Fr. Simon Baker, OSB, and chaplain of Benedictine College, was removed from campus ministry earlier this week after Benedictine Abbey officials discovered previously established behavioral boundaries were not being followed.  The announcement came in a press...
Hello! Our latest edition of The Circuit, featuring stories about Atchison's street renovations and updates on Benedictine's mask mandates, is now available. Check out our full issue here! Be sure to check out our stories on Discovery...