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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Use caution when settling flood claims

Fourth of a four-part series The Missouri Bar Association urges flood victims who were asked by insurance companies to sign a release or waiver to use caution. Signing such documents may not be in a flood victim’s best interest, and only a lawyer can know for sure. Another time to consult a lawyer is when

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MHTD opens Meramec bridges for traffic

Some motorists are using the Telegraph Road bridge over the Meramec River. By Bill Milligan News Editor Bridges along the Meramec River have received a clean bill of health from highway departments and engineers, but at least one south county lawmaker is not satisfied with the process. During the flooding last month, bridges over the

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Get help settling flood damage claim

Third of a four-part series Anyone who suffered flood damage may be covered under homeowner’s, renter’s or car insurance policies. Even if victims are not sure their losses are covered, attorneys from the Missouri Bar Association urge them to file claims. When contacting an insurance company, make sure to write down the name of the

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