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Spring has sprung

Spring has sprung in one Sunset Hills resident’s garden.

Mary Halloran, who lives off West Watson Road in Sunset Hills, shows off her colorful garden full of tulips that bloomed last Tuesday.

Halloran planted the bulbs at the beginning of fall.

April 18, 2019

Spring has sprung in one Sunset Hills resident’s garden. Mary Halloran, who lives off West Watson Road in Sunset Hills, shows off her colorful garden full of tulips that bloomed last Tuesday. Halloran planted the bulbs at the beginning of fall....

‘Carrying the Cross’ for Easter

James Laughlin of Oakville carries a cross of his own making along Telegraph Road outside the sanctuary. Photo by Bill Milligan.

April 18, 2019

Cornerstone Community Church of God, 2833 Telegraph Road, hosted a ‘Carrying the Cross’ event Saturday ahead of Easter this weekend. The church had three different sizes of crosses to carry so the whole family ‘could experience a little of what it must have been like for Jesus,’ the church sa...

Lindbergh raises money with 36 hours of music

Lindbergh raises money with 36 hours of music

April 17, 2019

  The Lindbergh High School Drumline and Strolling Stings performed for students April 12 during the band’s annual 36-Hour Musicthon to raise money for childhood cancer research. This year’s event raised $2,200 for Alex’s Lemonade Stand. The band raises money in honor of a young man ...

Oakville baseball shuts out Mehlville

Oakville’s Hunter Iffland slides home safely as Mehlville catcher Carmen Fuller awaits the throw from his defense in a March 2019 game. Photo by Bill Milligan.

April 3, 2019

The Oakville High baseball team shut out the Mehlville Panthers 5-0 last week at Oakville.

Police investigating early morning fire at Kutis Funeral Home

Fire and police personnel on the scene of a fire at Kutis Funeral Home on Lemay Ferry Road Friday morning. Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

March 22, 2019

Fire and police personnel on the scene of a fire at Kutis Funeral Home on Lemay Ferry Road Friday morning. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. Police believe an early morning fire Friday at Kutis Funeral Home off Lemay Ferry Road was arson. Kutis, 5255 Lemay Ferry Road, also has locations in Affton and sou...

UPDATED: Suspect in hospital after officer-involved shooting in Oakville

Pictured above: Police investigate the scene of an officer-involved shooting at an apartment complex off Nottingham Estates Drive in South County on March 19. The suspect who was shot by police was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

March 19, 2019

Police shot a man approaching them with a metal pipe Tuesday at Lemay Ferry and Butler Hill roads in Oakville, sending the suspect to the hospital. A police officer from the St. Louis County Police Department arrived at the Butler Hill and Lemay Ferry intersection for a call for service and then was ...

PHOTOS: Suspects arrested without incident after Interstate 255 police chase

Two suspects, in handcuffs, are taken into custody by police on Union Road in south county Tuesday morning. Photo is taken from live coverage of the Skyfox helicopter from Fox 2.

March 19, 2019

Two suspects were arrested on Union Road near Reavis Barracks and Interstate 255 Tuesday morning after a police chase from Illinois along Interstate 255. The chase originated in Dupo, Illinois, with the lead pursuit taken by the Illinois State Police, a spokesman for the St. Louis County Police Depa...

Wohlwend students make ‘60Plus’ friends

Wohlwend students make ‘60Plus’ friends

March 16, 2019

The Mehlville School District’s ‘60Plus’ monthly event was held at Wohlwend Elementary last month. Wohlwend students welcomed their guests by singing songs and handing out Valentines. And Mehlville High’s Food and Consumer Science students ‘cooked up a great meal,’ the district said. ...

Going bald for a good cause

Participants shave their heads in exchange for audience donations to St. Baldrick's during a

March 15, 2019

Helen Fitzgerald’s Irish Grill and Pub in Sunset Hills hosted St. Baldrick’s, its annual head-shaving event to raise funds and awareness for childhood cancer research. The head-shaving event benefits the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research grants. Part...

Beetles rock. Who knew?

Beetles rock. Who knew?

March 6, 2019

Everyone knows the Beatles rock, but beetles can rock too. Children gathered at the Cliff Cave Branch of the St. Louis County Library last month to learn about beetles in a ‘Beetles Rock’ presentation from The Butterfly House. They read bug-themed books and examined the beetles up close with microscop...

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