From close and afar, locals hope to connect in first U.S. visit by Pope Francis

FARGO - Students at a local Catholic school know it's a longshot that Pope Francis will see video of the interactive rosary prayer they'll recite in his honor Wednesday, but it will be tweeted out to the social media-savvy pontiff nonetheless.
St. Joseph’s 6th-grader Megan Wilke stands at the beginning of the interactive, living Rosary during practice on Monday, September 21, 2015 in Moorhead, Minn. The school will record the prayer this Wednesday and send the video via Twitter to Pope Francis. Carrie Snyder / The Forum