Sunset Hills News

Parson appoints Schmitt to replace Hawley as attorney general

Gov. Mike Parson is appointing state Treasurer Eric Schmitt as Missouri’s next attorney general, to replace Josh Hawley when he moves to the U.S. Senate in January. Parson said in a news release after a press conference in Jefferson City Tuesday morning that he is “incredibly proud and pleased” to appoint Schmitt. Hawley will resign

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Gregory hosts ‘Missouri Flood Navigator’ website, convenes panel to examine flooding

Pictured above: Rep. David Gregory addresses the Tesson Ferry Republican Club in July. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  Rep. David Gregory, R-Sunset Hills, launched a new online resource this fall to help Missourians living in areas vulnerable to flooding along the Meramec River. Gregory, a Republican who has represented the 96th Missouri

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UPDATED: Election results for South County

Pictured above: Newly elected state legislator Jim Murphy hugs his son, former Mehlville Board of Education member Jamey Murphy, at the elder Murphy’s victory party at Cafe Telegraph Tuesday night. Photo by Erin Achenbach. It took until nearly midnight, but the final results are in for St. Louis County and the state. Check back all

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Call Newspapers Election Guide November 2018

CALL NEWSPAPERS ELECTION GUIDE NOVEMBER 2018 As you know, a number of federal, state and local races will be decided in the election Tuesday, Nov. 6. Are you ready? Missourians will elect a U.S. senator and state auditor and will consider a host of state constitutional amendments and ballot measures, and south countians will decide whether to

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Fenton Fire residents eye an 18-cent hike

Image courtesy of Fenton Fire Protection District Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  Residents in the Fenton Fire Protection District will vote Tuesday, Nov. 6 on whether to pass Proposition F, an 18-cent tax-increase that residents were able to ask questions and learn more about at an open house last week. Proposition F would pay back

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Prop D gas tax supported by surprising bipartisan alliance

Pictured above: Gov. Mike Parson speaks with the Missouri Chamber of Commerce at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel to kick-off “Infrastructure Week” on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018. Parson, along with other bipartisan members of the Missouri Legislature, is encouraging voters to vote yes on Proposition D, which would raise the fuel tax to provide revenue

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Full smoking ban off ballot, partial still on

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  A full countywide smoking ban that was set to be voted on in the Nov. 6 election was thrown off the ballot by a judge last month. The ban will still appear on the ballot as Proposition E, but signs will caution that votes won’t count. County Circuit Court

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