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Oakville will get a new football coach as Conners steps down after 14 years

The Oakville Tigers facing off against Parkway Central Sept. 1, 2017.

By Stephen Glover, Sports Reporter

July 30, 2020

If the 2020 high-school football season kicks off next month, there will be a new head coach for the Oakville Tigers. Mike Genge has taken over the program after former head coach Arlee Conners stepped down after 14 years at the helm of the program. No votes have been taken by the Mehlville Board o...

Stanley Cup champion 2019 Blues team will reunite tonight, virtually

The 2019 Stanley Cup-winning Blues reunite in this sneak preview released by the NHL.

April 8, 2020

The 2019 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues team will reunite virtually tonight to commemorate the scheduled first day of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs, which are suspended due to the coronavirus. The National Hockey League is coordinating the reunion of current members of the defending 2019 S...

Panthers’ championship dreams dashed in the state quarterfinals

It was pandemonium after the Mehlville High School Panthers boys basketball team won the sectional championship versus Jackson in Hillsboro to make the state’s Elite Eight in March 2019 . After wading into the crowd to celebrate their win, Mehlville’s King Waller and Davion Bradford take selfies with fans. The team went on to lose in the state quarterfinals that year against CBC.

By Stephen Glover, For the Call

March 26, 2020

One of the last team sports games played in the country before the full shutdown for the coronavirus was a heartbreak for Mehlville Panthers basketball. After leading 21-20 at halftime in the Missouri Class 5 quarterfinal, the Mehlville High School boys basketball team suffered an 8-21 onslaught in...

St. Louis County bans groups of 250 people or more due to coronavirus

St. Louis County bans groups of 250 people or more due to coronavirus

March 13, 2020

Attempts to stem the spread of the coronavirus in Missouri and nationwide led to the cancellation or postponement of most major events, and St. Louis County Executive Sam Page banned events of more than 250 people. The ban doesn’t apply to religious or school events, but Page said he hoped that churc...

Take our poll: With the Rams gone, are the Kansas City Chiefs your football team now?

The Kansas City Chiefs celebrate their AFC championship Sunday.

February 7, 2020

Is St. Louis now in the Chiefs Kingdom?

Take our poll: Would you take life advice from Brett Hull?

Brett Hull, left, and his father Bobby Hull. Photo courtesy of

January 31, 2020

Would you take life advice from Brett Hull? He had wisdom to offer at last weekend's NHL All-Star Game in St. Louis.

Play Gloria: Brett Hull offers wisdom at St. Louis All-Star Game

Brett Hull, left, and his father Bobby Hull. Photo courtesy of

January 30, 2020

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor I wouldn’t have necessarily thought of looking to Brett Hull for life advice before last weekend when he offered these words of wisdom during a sit-down talk at the Fan Fair at the NHL All Star Game in St. Louis. But the Golden Brett is...

Oakville cheerleaders perform at Citrus Bowl

Oakville cheerleaders perform at Citrus Bowl

January 16, 2020

  The Oakville High School cheerleaders performed in the Citrus Bowl pre-game performance in Orlando, Florida Jan. 1. Squad members traveled as a team to Orlando for a week of rehearsals. The cheerleaders performed in front of 60,000 fans at this popular college football game in the Camping World ...

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