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Changes could come to prosecutor’s office

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Many of the young voters who turned in ballots last week for newly elected county Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell weren’t even alive when the county had any other prosecutor. Incumbent Bob McCulloch has led the office for nearly three decades. No one is really quite sure what the office

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Right-to-work in Missouri defeated in a historic ‘beatdown’

  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Voters in south county and across the state overwhelmingly voted last week against Missouri becoming the 28th right-to-work state with the decisive defeat of Proposition A, delivering a statewide “beatdown” and marking the first time any voters nationwide overturned a right-to-work law. Prop A was defeated in St. Louis

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McCulloch defeated by reform challenger Wesley Bell

Pictured above: St. Louis County prosecuting attorney candidates Robert McCulloch and Wesley Bell discuss their campaign platforms during a candidate forum sponsored by the Metropolitan Bar Association of St. Louis July 26 at the Ritz-Carlton in Clayton. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch,

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PHOTOS: Stenger edges Mantovani for re-election, Mantovani so far not contesting

Pictured above: County Executive Steve Stenger, right, with his wife, Allison, at his victory party in Sunset Hills after defeating Mark Mantovani in the Democratic primary Aug. 7. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger scraped by with a victory in the Democratic primary for county executive

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Women from south county celebrate 65 years together

Left row, from front to back: Joann Behm, Margaret Baumgartner, Betty Huegerich, Theresa Fuytinck and Tillie Rehagan; right row, from front to back: Maryann Highland, Dorothy Siebert, Margaret Kamper and Barbara Muich gathered for lunch last month at Cafe Telegraph to celebrate 65 years togerther. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For

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Local boys soccer team crowned national champions

Lou Fusz Soccer Club (SC) 19-U is pictured above. The Lou Fusz Soccer Club (SC) 19-U team won the U.S. Club Soccer Boys National Premier League (NPL) finals on July 3 after five days of competition in Lancaster, Massachusetts.  The NPL finals are the culminating event of a nationwide club-based competition among qualifiers from 16 regional leagues.

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