Lemay News

Gravois Kiwanis Club presents scholarship to Hancock senior

The Gravois Kiwanis Club recently presented the Richard Proetz Memorial Scholarship to Hancock Place High School senior Fatma Bayati, who plans to attend the University of Missouri-Columbia to pursue a medical degree. The scholarship was established in memory of Richard Proetz, a Gravois Kiwanis Club member for over 60 years. Fatma is pictured with Kiwanis

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Whited, Muehlhauser planning September wedding ceremony

Hannah Whited, daughter of Robin Knehans and Shorty Whited of St. Louis and Arcadia, and Joseph Muehlhauser, son of Paul and Laura Muehlhauser of Oakville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Whited, of St. Louis, is a graduate of Mehlville High School and is employed by STROCO Aerospace Manufacturing Co. of Hazelwood as an inventory

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Financial condition of fire district solid, auditor tells board

By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Fire Protection District remains in sound financial condition, with the district’s net position increasing by nearly $1.9 million during fiscal 2016. The Board of Directors voted unanimously June 28 to approve the district’s Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, audited by Hochschild, Bloom & Co., for the fiscal year

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Two men suspected of car thefts arrested after foot chase

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Two Oakville men suspected of a string of car thefts were arrested last week after a dramatic foot chase in a residential neighborhood across from Grant’s Farm. Dominik Stanfield, 26, of the 1100 block of Casa Brazilia in Oakville, and Rodney Jasper, 21, of the 3000 block of Clayridge

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Prop P revenue could fund 30-percent police pay hikes

Officers in the St. Louis County Police Department could receive average 30-percent raises next year if the County Council signs on to the plan voters approved with the passage of Proposition P. County Executive Steve Stenger announced last week that the county and the Fraternal Order of Police came to an official agreement on a

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Telegraph Beautification Committee begins cleanup of 255 interchange

Members of the Telegraph Beautification Committee last week kicked off their efforts to improve the appearance of the Interstate 255 and Telegraph Road interchange. They spent two days last week trimming tree limbs, removing debris and cutting grass in the interchange’s southwest quadrant. Oakville High football players who participated in the beautification effort, from left,

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Community mourns loss of Wohlwend student

GoFundMe account set up by Wohlwend Wildcat PAWs By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com This article first ran on the Call’s website on June 22 and in print June 29. A 10-year-old Oakville boy on vacation at the Gulf of Mexico died last week after he was struck and killed by a log swept in

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