Sunset Hills News

FLOODING: Mississippi River forecast to reach second-highest level; South County residents evacuated

Pictured above: County Executive Sam Page sandbags Tuesday in Bellefontaine Neighbors, with the help of volunteers. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mississippi River will crest later than originally expected and at levels lower than the 1993 flood, but some South County residents have already been evacuated to an emergency shelter and others now

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Fitch, new mayor host ‘Fenton Town Hall’

Tim Fitch, then a candidate for the St. Louis County Council, speaks to the Tesson Ferry Republican Club in June 2018. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. Fenton Mayor Bob Brasses and 3rd District Councilman Tim Fitch, R-Fenton, will host a Fenton Town Hall at 7 p.m. Monday, June 10 at Fenton City Hall, 625 New

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Watson Road Interstate 44 bridge will close

The Missouri Department of Transportation will close Interstate 44 from 7 p.m. Friday, May 31 to 5 a.m. Monday, June 3, to remove the westbound Watson Road bridge over I-44. During the interstate closure, drivers will be able to detour to get from westbound I-44 to northbound and southbound I-270, and from eastbound I-44 to

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Grad Salute: Lindbergh High School Class of 2019

Congratulations Lindbergh High School Seniors for a terrific achievement. Best wishes from the South County business community. Students in Lindbergh High School’s 65th graduating class were awarded more than $23 million in scholarships this year. Of the 535 graduates, 84.7 percent plan to attend college, 2.2 percent plan to enroll in schools of advanced training,

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MSD crews responding to force main sewer break in Sunset Hills

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District are making repairs to a force sewer main after it was broken by a contractor.  The break is located at 13084 Old Gravois, in an industrial area of Sunset Hills. The break happened Wednesday afternoon when a contractor performing underground utility work along Old Gravois Road hit

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