Green Park News

Lindbergh among best school districts in country

Lindbergh Schools ranks among the best school districts in the United States, ac-cording to a recent study by the National Council for Home Safety and Security. Lindbergh consistently ranks among the top school districts in Missouri for academic achievement, ranking No. 1 in Missouri for student achievement from 2010 to 2015. In addition, six Lindbergh

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Mehlville Fire District’s multipurpose training center could be complete by mid-November

By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Construction of a multipurpose training center at 4471 Baumgartner Road could be completed in late October or mid-November, according to a tentative timeline recently presented to the Mehlville Fire Protection District Board of Directors. Roy Mangan of Archimages, which has provided architectural and engineering services for three firehouses the

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Kiwanis Club honors Outstanding Students from SMMA and Green Park

The Kiwanis Club of South County recently recognized Indranil Kar of St. Margaret Mary Alacoque Catholic School and Anna Kuschel of Green Park Lutheran School as its Outstanding Students of the Month. They were honored for their outstanding academic performance, community activities and the service and leadership they perform at their schools and in the

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Mehlville adds interventionists to boost state math test scores

Pictured above: Mehlville’s new math interventionists on their first day on the job this week. By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville School District is adding temporary math interventionists to six elementary schools that posted the lowest scores on statewide math tests, one of many initiatives the district is undertaking to increase scores. The

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Trakas says conflict-of-interest probe nothing more than ‘political witch hunt’

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com A judge is considering whether 6th District County Councilman Ernie Trakas, R-Oakville, has a conflict of interest that could remove him from office, but Trakas believes the investigation is nothing more than a “political witch hunt.” The potential conflict stems from the county Charter, which mandates that county officials

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Theft at South County Dodge appears to be isolated incident

Thieves hit South County Dodge,  7127 S. Lindbergh Blvd., just after the new year in an unusual event along the South Lindbergh car dealership corridor, but police say there have been no similar robberies in the county. The thieves targeted 2018 Dodge Chargers and a Challenger on the dealership’s parking lot in the overnight hours

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Incoming Lindbergh superintendent views position as ‘a destination job’

Pictured above: Incoming Lindbergh Superintendent Tony Lake, center, visits Lindbergh High School last week with current Superintendent Jim Simpson, left, and LHS Principal Eric Cochran. Lake will succeed Simpson, who is retiring June 30 after serving as superintendent for the past 10 years. By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Incoming Lindbergh Superintendent Tony Lake said

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Theft at South County Dodge appears to be isolated incident

Thieves hit South County Dodge,  7127 S. Lindbergh Blvd., just after the new year in an unusual event along the South Lindbergh car dealership corridor, but police say there have been no similar robberies in the county. The thieves targeted 2018 Dodge Chargers and a Challenger on the dealership’s parking lot in the overnight hours

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