Lenten seafood nourishes body, soul

Lenten seafood nourishes body, soul Lent, the 40-day period of fasting in preparation for Easter, has been on the church calendar since the first or second century. Early Christians began a tradition of eating fish on Wednesdays and Fridays in memory of Christ's fasting for 40 days in the desert.

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Terrific Kids of the Month honored

Terrific Kids of the Month honored These five pupils from Rogers Elementary School in the Mehlville School District recently were honored as Terrific Kids of the Month. They were select-ed by their teachers for their outstanding improvement this year.

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Hanaway to be featured speaker

Byline: Missouri House Speaker Catherine Han-away, R-Warson Woods, will be the featured speaker at the Tesson Ferry Repub-lican Club's annual St. Patrick's Day Fund-Raiser. Hanaway is the first woman in state history to be elected speaker of the House.

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Blades’ Milk Day

Byline: Blades Elementary educators find 'tasty' way to teach about nutrition Fifth-grade teachers at Blades Element-ary School recently discovered a "tasty" way to show their pupils the importance of nutrition when it comes to the milk group.

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Local youths capture free-throw honors

Byline: Local youths capture free-throw honors One-hundred boys and girls recently participated in the local level of the 2003 Knights of Columbus Free-Throw Championship sponsored by the Fa-ther Griffin Council at Assumption Parish Center.

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Patriotic rally a Truman tradition

Byline: Bill Milligan photo Patriotic rally a Truman tradition Six-year-old Emily Schuknecht, seated in the foreground, a first-grade pupil at Truman Elemen-tary School in the Lindbergh School District, celebrates the United States during a patriotic rally last Friday.

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