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Life is a ‘Cabaret’ at Lindbergh

Life is a ‘Cabaret’ at Lindbergh

February 17, 2020

The Lindbergh High School thespian troupe is taking a trip back in time to 1931 Berlin with its production of ‘Cabaret’ Feb. 20-22 in the LHS Auditorium, 5000 S. Lindbergh Blvd. Showtimes for the LHS spring musical are 7 p.m. Feb. 20-21, and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Feb. 22. Set in 1931 Berlin as the...

Special School District hires new superintendent

Special School District Superintendent Elizabeth Keenan, above in black, surprises Sarah Nowell with the award for SSD’s 2020 Teacher of the Year.

February 16, 2020

The Special School District of St. Louis County has a new superintendent this school year after the SSD Board of Education unanimously approved hiring Elizabeth Keenan last April. Keenan began her job at SSD July 1. She replaced previous Superintendent Donald Bohannan, who retired after 32 years in th...

Newcomer Gabriel Jones launches bid for Burns’ 93rd District seat

Newcomer Gabriel Jones launches bid for Burns’ 93rd District seat

February 13, 2020

Affton resident Gabriel Jones, 31, a Republican communications professional and basketball official, has announced a bid for state representative in the 93rd District, the seat currently held by the term-limited Rep. Bob Burns, D-Affton. “We need honest, fair, prudent, and visionary public servant...

Competitors are invited to apply for Ms. Missouri Senior America pageant

Competitors are invited to apply for Ms. Missouri Senior America pageant

February 12, 2020

The Ms. Missouri Senior America Pageant invites all women older than 60 to audition to participate in the pageant, which will be held July 12. In the pageant, contestants will recite a 35-second personal philosophy of life, be interviewed by a panel of professional judges, model an age-appropriate ...

Nominate someone local as a South County ‘Woman in History’

Nominate someone local as a South County 'Woman in History'

February 11, 2020

March is National Women’s History Month and the 100th anniversary of women’s right to vote, and The Call is looking for local nominees for our "Women in History" series. We’re looking for women who have made the world around them a better place, ordinary women who have made extraordinary contrib...

Missouri gifted director set to speak at Lindbergh

February 4, 2020

The Lindbergh Schools Gifted Program will host the state’s director of gifted education in February. Missouri Director of Gifted Education Dr. Christine Nobbe will make an appearance Monday, Feb. 10 in the Sperreng Middle School library, 12111 Tesson Ferry Road, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m....

McKelvey will hold town hall on Resurrection Cemetery homes

McKelvey will hold town hall on Resurrection Cemetery homes

January 18, 2020

McKelvey Homes will host a town hall about a possible new subdivision at Resurrection Cemetery at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23. The town hall will take place at Affton High School, 8309 Mackenzie Road.

Veterans Town Hall will be held by VA in St. Louis County

Veterans Town Hall will be held by VA in St. Louis County

January 17, 2020

The Veterans Affairs St. Louis Health Care System, the VA St. Louis Regional Benefit Office and Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Administration will host a Veterans Town Hall 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22 at American Legion Post 397, 934 E. Rue De La Banque, Creve Coeur, 63141. It will be an op...

Ameren rate decrease hearings set for Thursday

Ameren rate decrease hearings set for Thursday

January 14, 2020

The Missouri Public Service Commission will hold two local public hearings in Missouri Thursday, Jan. 16, including one in South County, in an electric rate case filed by Ameren Missouri. The South County public hearing will take place at noon Thursday, Jan. 16, at Sunset Hills City Hall, 3939 Lindbergh...

Build-A-Bear Workshop’s ‘World Bearquarters’ to open Saturday near Union Station

Build-A-Bear Workshop's 'World Bearquarters' to open Saturday near Union Station

January 3, 2020

A new Build-A-Bear Workshop is opening Saturday in downtown St. Louis at the site of the company's new "World Bearquarters" near Union Station, the St. Louis Wheel and St. Louis Aquarium. Guests of all ages are invited to come celebrate the downtown Build-A-Bear Workshop grand opening with giveaways and fun ac...

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