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UPDATED: Two men killed in one-car accident in Oakville

Two men in their 20s were killed early this morning in a one-car accident in the 6900 block of Colonial Woods Drive in Oakville, according to the St. Louis County Police Department. The driver was Bekir Ismailov, 28, of the 5200 block of Hilda Avenue in Affton, and the passenger was Mamed Ismailov, 22, of

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Property sale to Aldi could be approved tonight

Dissenters ‘long on opinion, short on facts,’ Felton says By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com After tweaking an $815,000 contract to sell land near two Mehlville School District schools in Oakville to Aldi, the Board of Education could approve the sale tonight — Thursday, June 29. The board is set to meet at 6:30 p.m.

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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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Mehlville board eyes OK of budget for 2017-2018

A budget for the coming school year that projects a surplus of $530,000 is scheduled to be considered today — Thursday, June 29 — by the Mehlville Board of Education. The board will meet at 6:30 p.m. in the Mehlville High School Library, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road. As proposed, the district’s 2017-2018 budget projects total

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Mehlville board to revisit nixing class-ranking system

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com A bid to abolish the class-ranking system of valedictorian and salutatorian and change to a cum laude system in the Mehlville School District is opposed by some students and parents of the district’s top students. The Board of Education approved the policy change this spring, and will reconsider it

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