Lemay News

Bernard assistant principal earns nod as state’s Assistant Principal of Year

Pictured above from left, Bernard Assistant Principal Lauren Cumming accepts her award last week from Ed Gettemeier, president of Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals and principal of Hardin Middle in St. Charles; and Clark Mershon, executive director of Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals. Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com One of the Mehlville School

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Forum set for 94th, 95th House races

Call Newspapers and the Mehlville High School Student Council are co-sponsoring a forum next week for the candidates running in the 94th and 95th District races for the Missouri House. Jim Murphy and Jean Pretto of the 94th and Michael O’Donnell and Mike Walter of the 95th are seeking election Nov. 6. The forum will

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Murphy, Pretto trying to win in 94th District

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Two Oakville residents are competing this fall to hold the vacant seat of the 94th District of the Missouri House held by the late Rep. Cloria Brown. James “Jim” Murphy, Republican, is running in the election Tuesday, Nov. 6, and is being challenged by Democrat Emma “Jean” Pretto, a Democrat

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Summer brings shortages to local food banks at JB, Feed My People

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Although summer for most people means fewer worries and more vacations, summer for some local food banks brings the annual worry of not having enough donations. The Jefferson Barracks Military Food Bank, a food bank that serves all branches of active duty military, veterans, the reserves and their families, and

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Trakas stays in office: Judge rules he didn’t violate Charter

Ernie Trakas talks at the Concord-Lemay/Gravois/Jefferson Republican Club meeting. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Councilman Ernie Trakas can stay in office and did not violate the county Charter with his work as an attorney for public school districts, a St. Charles County judge ruled last week. In a nine-page

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Trakas can stay on County Council, didn’t violate Charter, judge rules

Ernie Trakas talks at a Concord-Lemay/Gravois/Jefferson Republican Club meeting in July. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Councilman Ernie Trakas did not violate the county Charter with his work as an attorney for school districts and can stay in office, a St. Charles County judge ruled Tuesday. 6th District Councilman

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