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Read South County students’ 2019 Letters to Santa

Read South County students' 2019 Letters to Santa

December 24, 2019

Tonight's the big night! Christmas Eve, the night many children wait for all year. Like always, NORAD will be tracking Santa worldwide from Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs. At 4 a.m. Mountain Time through midnight, call the number 1-877-HI-NORAD and a volunteer will tell you where Santa...

Bearded dragon tops the wish list that Trautwein students send to Santa

Bearded dragon tops the wish list that Trautwein students send to Santa

December 19, 2019

The classes of Jeni Granda and Camie Hardin send these letters to Santa   Dear Santa: Okay here’s the deal Santa, Lemon and I have been watching the house, and me. Anyway I know I’ve already sent 1 letter but this is class assigned so I’ve gotta. Plus, Lemon told me I was very good and this is actually good beca...

‘When did you start dating Mrs. Claus?’ among South County’s questions to Santa

‘When did you start dating Mrs. Claus?’ among South County's questions to Santa

December 19, 2019

All Rogers Elementary School second-grade students got a chance to tell Santa what they want for Christmas.   Dear Santa: Thank you for the hard work. You are super nice. I want some crystals, gemstones and rocks. And a space shuttle to Mars. Your friend, Owen Dear Santa: What does Mrs. Claus do? How do you deliver all over the world in one night? Do you get a vacation and when? What is your favorite kind of cookie? When is your birthday? Your friend, Kathrin Dear Santa: I am going to tell you my Christmas list just so you know. I want an iPhone and a really big Lego set. And a really...

Lindbergh is no longer writing Santa letters

The Lindbergh Central Office at the former site of Johnny's Market at Sappington and Gravois roads.

December 17, 2019

Students from Lindbergh Schools and the Mehlville School District have written Santa letters that have appeared in The Call since 2007, but this year Lindbergh officials decided that students in their schools would not participate because not every child celebrates Christmas. “We have an equity committee that h...

Mehlville School District students can’t wait to see Santa Claus

Mehlville School District students can’t wait to see Santa Claus

December 20, 2018

  Forder Elementary School students tell Santa what they want for Christmas. From Savannah: I want Legos and a smart watch.  Also I want clothes. Clothes!  I know you wouldn’t expect a kid to want clothes but I do! I hope this is not too much to ask for. I’ve been helping my mom so much...

Crestwood Elementary first-graders tell Santa what they want this year

Crestwood Elementary first-graders tell Santa what they want this year

December 19, 2018

Crestwood Elementary School first-grade students tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas this year. Dear Santa: How do you make your reindeer fly the sleigh? I like unicorns a lot myself. I just want anything unicorn for Christmas, and I know that my friend Lisa wants everything I want. Your friend, ...

Dressel Elementary second-graders tell Santa what they want this year

Dressel Elementary second-graders tell Santa what they want this year

December 24, 2017

Dressel Elementary School second-grade students tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas this year. Dear Santa: I have been good this season. My wish list is can I have a bigger iPad and a remote control airplane and a remote control robot that can talk? Can I have some spyglasses? Sincerely...

Mehlville School District students can’t wait to see Santa Claus this year

Mehlville School District students can’t wait to see Santa Claus this year

December 23, 2017

Hagemann Elementary School students tell Santa what they want for Christmas. From Jophy: I am looking forward to your visit. I would like many things for Christmas. I want a Minecraft Story Mode 2, as well as I want a pet dog. Finally, I want a pet fish. I have been a good girl this year so I th...

Some Concord students wonder if Santa ever gets stuck in the chimney

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December 20, 2016

Originally Published: 12/20/2016 Concord Elementary School first- and second-graders in Lindbergh Schools tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas. Dear Santa: Thank you for all of your hard work. I bet all the kids in the world like all your toys — even me. Thank you. I would love...

Hagemann, Point elementary students tell Santa what they want this year

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December 20, 2016

Originally Published: 12/20/2016 Hagemann Elementary School students in the Mehlville School District tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas. Dear Santa: I would rather have a Nintendo 3DS with Super Mario Maker than a doll house. I have three reasons: Doll houses are girly and I am not...

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