Community

Students of all ages serve Mehlville’s ‘60plus’

The Mehlville School District’s “60plus” members joined the district last month for a total team effort of an event at Blades Elementary, with Blades choir students performing, Washington Middle School band members playing holiday tunes and culinary students from Mehlville High preparing a “terrific meal” and serving it to the guests. If you are 60

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Discount Tire and Popeye’s up for hearings

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on several potential developments in south county, including a child-care center next to Sperreng Middle School, a potential new business at a long-vacant site on South Lindbergh and a new Popeye’s fast-food restaurant in Lemay. The planning panel will meet for the

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Crestwood Fire earns ISO Class 2 rating

The Crestwood Fire Department is now ranked among the top 2 percent of all fire service organizations across the country after the Insurance Services Office notified the city that it was upgrading the city’s ISO rating to Class 2. Then-Crestwood Fire Chief Dave Oliveri said in a press release, “A community’s class rating is dependent

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UPDATED: No competitive elections yet in April race

This is a developing story and will be updated as candidates file. It was last updated Jan. 9 with Green Park Alderman Tim Thuston filing to run for mayor. As candidate filing for the April 2 election closes next week, there are no competitive races so far in south county following the opening of filing

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Andrew and Marchie’ Bram celebrate 65 years of wedded bliss

Pictured above: The Brams on their wedding day 65 years ago. Andrew and Marchie’ Bram celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Nov. 13 by visiting old high-school hangouts and a light show and dinner in Waterloo, Illinois. Andrew Bram and the former Marchie’ Council met at Roosevelt High School and were married on Friday, Nov.

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Dennis and Carolyn ‘Kay’ Johnson were married 50 years ago

Pictured above: Dennis and Carolyn “Kay” Johnson. Dennis and Carolyn “Kay” Johnson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 26. Denny Johnson and the former Carolyn Gipson were married in St. Louis Oct. 26, 1968. They are the parents of two: David, his wife, Kati, and their son Dominic, 7; and Darren and his wife, Kris, and

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Megan Auer and Tyler Spellicy announce upcoming marriage

Pictured above: Megan Auer and Tyler Spellicy.  Megan Auer, daughter of Debbie Auer and Mike Auer of St. Louis, and Tyler Spellicy, son of Teresa and Mark Spellicy of St. Louis, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage March 23 at Queen of All Saints in St. Louis. The bride-to-be graduated from the University of Missouri with

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Sunset Hills backing off new park restrooms

By Erin Achenbach  Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Sunset Hills is tentatively scrapping a proposal for a bathroom facility and parking spaces on the Nancy Eschbach Forest River Trail after multiple residents voiced their concerns with the city’s proposal. Discussion on the proposed bathroom and parking spaces dominated much of the public comment at the November Board

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