St. Louis Call Newspapers

Erin Achenbach
Staff reporter for Call Newspapers. Email me at and follow me on Twitter: @erinaachenbach

Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter

Aug 03, 2020
Investigation underway after man’s body found in South County apartment fire (Media)
Jul 31, 2020
Sunset Hills eases sign restrictions during pandemic (Story)
Jul 29, 2020
Price voted board president over Baebler (Story)
Jul 29, 2020
Affton School District will start school year entirely virtual (Story)
Jul 28, 2020
Krueger honored for service to Sunset Hills (Story)
Jul 27, 2020
St. Louis County shuts down late-night bars, announces restrictions to cut COVID-19 cases (Media)
Jul 27, 2020
PHOTOS: Gas station and travel plaza/truck stop proposed on site next to JB Bridge and Mississippi River (Media)
Jul 24, 2020
Crestwood might cut budget due to COVID-19 (Story)
Jul 24, 2020
Man shot at Affton gas station after ‘altercation’ in parking lot (Media)
Jul 23, 2020
St. Louis County Proposition C: County voters will decide on new Charter Aug. 4 (Story)
Jul 23, 2020
Two run for GOP nod in Missouri Senate seat held by Sifton (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
Paul Berry III, Ed Golterman to face off in August for Republican nod for county executive (Story)
Jul 22, 2020
Helen’s and hotel want tax incentives vote (Story/Media)
Jul 21, 2020
Mehlville and Lindbergh start their own virtual schools after COVID-19 virus (Story)
Jul 21, 2020
Mehlville looks at bond issue in November, eyes an August vote (Story)
Jul 17, 2020
In race for county executive, Mantovani, Page, Zimmerman outline stances on the issues (Story)
Jul 13, 2020
Crestwood approves marijuana dispensary (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
Candidates in County Council Democratic primary say what they’ll do for South County (Story)
Jul 10, 2020
John Stephens looks back on Sunset Hills mayoral election (Story/Media)
Jul 09, 2020
Mehlville weighs bond issue for November 3 (Story)
Jul 03, 2020
Coronavirus makes status of future Mehlville bond issue uncertain (Story)
Jun 26, 2020
‘Black Lives Matter’ draws crowds, conversations (Media)
Jun 25, 2020
‘Black Lives Matter’ drive organized by OHS senior sees large response (Story/Media)
Jun 24, 2020
Eateries innovate as they adapt to COVID (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Mehlville is starting a K-12 virtual school; informational meetings will be held Tuesday (Story)
Jun 24, 2020
Mehlville budget is impacted by coronavirus (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
Mehlville looks at how to return to school during a pandemic, possibly with rolling closures (Story)
Jun 23, 2020
‘Defund the police’ signs lead to talks about policing with a new perspective (Media)
Jun 17, 2020
Socially distanced Black Lives Matter drive organized by Oakville High student (Story)
Jun 16, 2020
Mehlville School District is providing food to students in June through Operation Food Search (Story)
Jun 15, 2020
Mehlville summer school looks different; registration still open for July (Story)
Jun 11, 2020
Now open: restaurants in South County offering dine-in services (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
In Sunset Hills, Friedmann defeats Krueger (Story)
Jun 09, 2020
Pretto, Hassler, Wolman elected in Mehlville (Story)
Jun 08, 2020
Fribis wins re-election over Stephens, but says she’s glad a long, ‘vicious’ race is over (Story)
Jun 02, 2020
Krewson imposes curfew to try to prevent repeat of Monday’s mayhem in St. Louis (Story)
May 26, 2020
Election tension running high in Sunset Hills (Story)
May 19, 2020
Among the legislation proposed this year was Murphy’s idea for ‘baby boxes’ (Story)
May 06, 2020
Business owners sue St. Louis County, city so that businesses can reopen (Media)
May 01, 2020
GALLERY: Birthday parades bring joy to special days during stay-at-home order (Story/Media)
Apr 14, 2020
Missouri American replacing water mains in $1.5 million project along Eddie and Park (Media)
Apr 02, 2020
Mehlville School District enrollment declines as district ages (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Crestwood honors 100-year-old, changes boundaries and codes in first virtual meeting (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Sunset Hills approves legislation allowing for tax abatements, aimed at hotel project (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
Mehlville firefighters with cancer will get coverage (Story)
Mar 31, 2020
Governments meet via video as virus spreads (Story/Media)
Mar 31, 2020
South County has first four positive coronavirus cases in outbreak at group home (Media)
Mar 31, 2020
South County Chick-fil-A employee tests positive for COVID-19 (Story/Media)
Mar 26, 2020
South County COVID-19 Restaurant Guide: Open for takeout and delivery (Story/Media)
Mar 24, 2020
St. Louis school closures extended through April 22 (Story)
Mar 20, 2020
Full list of everything canceled due to coronavirus (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Fribis and Stephens face off in Sunset Hills (Story)
Mar 18, 2020
Mayor calls sign ordinance unconstitutional (Story)
Mar 17, 2020
Women in History: New Oakville principal destined to be a teacher, loves job in Oakville (Story)
Mar 12, 2020
Friendship Village resident receives French Legion of Honor for World War II service (Media)
Mar 12, 2020
Price has a challenger in Hrach for Ward 4 seat (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Krueger faces a challenger in Ward 3 race (Story)
Mar 11, 2020
Women in History: Jessica Grib is a survivor who now helps others (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Crestwood and Sunset Hills will swap property (Story)
Mar 10, 2020
Supreme Court ruling requires new sign codes in cities; Crestwood spent years on project (Story)
Mar 05, 2020
History comes alive with World War II veterans (Media)
Mar 05, 2020
Businessman in Stenger case sentenced to 17 months in prison (Media)
Mar 02, 2020
Doctor, CEO mounts campaign for Sifton’s Senate seat, will face Rep. Doug Beck (Story)
Feb 25, 2020
Winter Brothers project spurs comments on flooding (Story)
Jan 27, 2020
Crestwood mall’s plan is ‘economically viable’ and is ‘moving forward’ (Story)
Jan 21, 2020
Charter Commission offers new Charter with no major changes (Story)
Jan 07, 2020
Zoning is a hot topic for ‘Sunset Hills Neighbors’ (Story)
Nov 25, 2019
Council tries to limit public speakers’ ‘activism’ with new security and ‘ground rules’ (Media)
Oct 29, 2019
Jake Zimmerman will challenge Sam Page for county executive in 2020 (Media)
Oct 29, 2019
Crestwood mall project is now a $300 million redevelopment (Story)
Oct 02, 2019
Domestic violence victims can heal with a garden donated by Oakville Garden Club (Story/Media)
Sep 21, 2019
As Stenger goes to prison, Page signs ethics executive orders that fire employees who don’t report corruption (Media)
Jul 12, 2019
PHOTOS: A little rain doesn’t stop the JB Blast (Media)
Jun 20, 2019
Water infrastructure is key to daily life (Story/Media)
Jun 20, 2019
Aldermen debate Tidal Wave’s no-right-turn (Story)
May 29, 2019
Vaping bill is the first bill a county executive ever signed in South County (Media)
May 22, 2019
Republicans take majority on council, elect Trakas as chair (Media)
May 03, 2019
Stenger pleads guilty to federal corruption charges; plea deal calls for 3-4 years in prison (Media)
Apr 18, 2019
Spring has sprung (Media)
Apr 03, 2019
Election Results: Lindbergh, Bayless pass bond issues, Ryan re-elected to fire board (Media)
Apr 02, 2019
South County Election Central: Lindbergh, Bayless pass bond issues, Ed Ryan re-elected to Mehlville fire board (Media)
Mar 20, 2019
Council creates new position of policy director, hires veteran journalist (Media)
Mar 20, 2019
Cluster home vote delayed once again (Media)
Mar 19, 2019
UPDATED: Suspect in hospital after officer-involved shooting in Oakville (Media)
Mar 13, 2019
Drive-by Ashings (Media)
Jan 28, 2019
Better Together releases its plan for one St. Louis with city-county merger (Media)
Jan 16, 2019
Lindbergh plans for a $105 million bond (Media)
Dec 06, 2018
South County doubles 2017’s USO drive with most successful food drive ever (Story)
Nov 06, 2018
UPDATED: Election results for South County (Media)
Oct 18, 2018
Minimum wage would ‘raise up’ to $12 an hour if voters approve hike (Media)
South St. Louis County News
Erin Achenbach