Five Lindbergh seniors earn National Merit semifinalist honors

The National Merit Scholarship Corp. recently announced that five Lindbergh High School students have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. Roughly 16,000 students earned the honor nationwide. National Merit Semifinalists are high school seniors who show exceptional academic ability and potential for success in rigorous college studies. Lindbergh’s honorees include Leanne Dang,

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Brotherton to retire as Affton superintendent

Affton Superintendent Steve Brotherton announced this week that he plans to retire at the end of the current school year. When Brotherton retires June 30, he will have completed 34 years in education, including the past seven years as Affton’s superintendent. Before that, he served as assistant superintendent in the Bayless School District an as

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Senators approve giant tax-credit bill

JEFFERSON CITY - In a session that ran into the morning hours of Thursday, Missouri senators approved a massive tax-break bill that scales back various tax credit programs and includes a series of tax breaks to businesses that invest in an international air cargo hub.

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