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The Lindbergh High School 2024 Scholar Bowl team clinched the state championship title in May. Photo courtesy of the LHS Scholar Bowl team.

LHS Scholar Bowl claims state title

By Ellie Marshall, Staff Reporter June 26, 2024

For the first time in program history, Lindbergh High School’s Scholar Bowl team are state champions. The team – composed of Vidur Kothur, Alec West, Cindy Yao, Hung Nguyen and Captain Aiva Rudolph...

Evelyn Kidd’s daughter, Janet Singleton, records the special moments before her mother’s takeoff. Growing up, the family spent many weekends soaring through the sky as Gene Kidd, Evelyn’s late husband was a skilled pilot. “He was an aircraft mechanic in the Navy,” Kidd said. “That’s why we could afford an airplane, because he could maintain it.”

Tesson Heights resident’s dream takes flight with Cedarhurst’s ‘Dream Come True’

By Ellie Marshall, Staff Reporter June 24, 2024

Evelyn Kidd has long had a passion for flying. So when the 96-year-old Tesson Heights resident was awarded a “Dream Come True” through Cedarhurst Senior Living, it was a no-brainer what she would choose:...

The Lindbergh High School 2024 Scholar Bowl team clinched the state championship title in May. Photo courtesy of the LHS Scholar Bowl team.

Lindbergh High Scholar Bowl team clinches its very first state championship title

By Ellie Marshall, Staff Reporter June 12, 2024

For the first time in program history, Lindbergh High School’s Scholar Bowl team are state champions. The team – composed of Vidur Kothur, Alec West, Cindy Yao, Hung Nguyen and Captain Aiva Rudolph...

Photo courtesy of Lindbergh Schools.

Lindbergh Schools celebrates the Class of 2024

June 11, 2024

Lindbergh High School celebrated the Class of 2024 at its graduation ceremony at Chaifetz Arena May 22, pictured above. According to the district, of the 535 graduates, 79.5% plan to attend college,...

Lindbergh High School student Rachel Nieters performs during the Sappington-Concord Historical Societys 2016 Memorial Day celebration in this photo courtesy of Marilyn Muegge.

Historical society hosts Memorial Day event

May 22, 2024

The Sappington-Concord Historical Society will host its annual “biggest, little” Memorial Day celebration Monday.  This year’s event will begin at 9 a.m. Monday, May 27 on the green at St. Lucas...

Lindbergh baseball breaks 6-game losing streak with win over Kirkwood

By Jeremy Housewright, For the Call May 7, 2024

The Lindbergh High School baseball team had endured enough. After suffering a six-game losing streak, a win over Kirkwood May 1 was just what the doctor ordered. Jack Politte did a little bit of everything...

Lindbergh School District educators practice applying tourniquets on each other, pictured above, following the Mehlville Fire Protection District’s Mobile Integrated Health Department’s presentation on bleeding control techniques April 26. “This one’s generally the easiest to put on because it doesn’t really involve touching the wound directly,” MFPD Community Paramedic Nick Marty told the group.

Educators learn bleeding control through Mehlville Fire

By Ellie Marshall, Staff Reporter April 30, 2024

The Mehlville Fire Protection District’s Mobile Integrated Health (MIH) Department taught Lindbergh School District educators bleeding control techniques – such as how to pack a wound, how to apply...

Lindbergh Bandstanders hold spring market

Lindbergh Bandstanders hold spring market

April 30, 2024

The Lindbergh High School Bandstanders will hold their annual Spring Flea Market Sunday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lindbergh High School, 5000 Lindbergh Blvd. The event will primarily take place in the parking...

Incumbents come out on top in April 2 elections, Crestwood’s Prop A also passes

By Erin Achenbach, News Editor April 25, 2024

These are the final, official election results for South County from the April 2 election as of April 19, with 100% of precincts reporting. There are 633,978 registered voters in the county; 103,751...

LHS Special Olympics records historic athlete attendance

LHS Special Olympics records historic athlete attendance

April 23, 2024

Lindbergh High School hosted the Special Olympics of Missouri April 12, witnessing a massive turnout of 360 athletes from across the St. Louis region. The event marks the largest participation in over...

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