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Mehlville school bands hit a high note

Mehlville School District band students hit a high note last week at the South Side All-District Concert. The concert, which took place Feb. 15 at Oakville High School, featured the Sixth-Grade Band comprised of Oakville and Buerkle middle school students, the Eighth-Grade Band comprised of Oakville and Buerkle middle school students and the Oakville High

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Affton man indicted on charges of molesting young children

A county grand jury indicted an Affton man Friday on charges that he took videos of young children while he molested them. Jonathan Askew, 49, of the 4800 block of Heidelberg Avenue, 63123, is charged with seven felonies, including four counts of sodomy or attempted sodomy on a person younger than 14 years old and

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Four Mehlville students named National Merit Scholarship finalists

Oakville High School seniors Conrad Bucholtz and Olivia Rauls are National Merit Scholarship finalists. All four Mehlville School District students who were chosen as National Merit Scholarship semifinalists for the 2017-2018 school year have been selected as scholarship finalists. The honorees are seniors Joshua Richter and Grant Robertson of Mehlville High School and seniors Olivia

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Governor indicted on felony charge by St. Louis grand jury

Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted Thursday on a felony invasion of privacy charge by a grand jury in St. Louis city. Relying on testimony from three witnesses, including the alleged victim, a standing grand jury in the city indicted Greitens on a felony rather than a misdemeanor for allegedly taking a photo against the will

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Livingston Taylor returning to the Sheldon

Livingston Taylor will perform this week in the perfect acoustics of the Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. Known for his warm stage presence and diverse repertoire, Taylor will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23. He has created well-crafted original songs for over 50 years, earning Top 40 hits with songs such as “I

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