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Jubilee Church approved for location in Sunset Hills office park after several attempts

Artist's rendering of the proposed Jubilee Church. Image courtesy of Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen and Jubilee Church.

November 6, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Jubilee Church will have a new home in Sunset Hills after the Board of Aldermen voted to allow the development of the church in an office park. An ordinance to approve an amended development plan to allow the church at 10801 Sunset Offi...

Bernard assistant principal earns nod as state’s Assistant Principal of Year

Above from left, Bernard Assistant Principal Lauren Cumming accepts her award
last week from Ed Gettemeier, president of Missouri Association of Secondary
School Principals and principal of Hardin Middle in St. Charles; and Clark Mershon,
executive director of Missouri Association of Secondary School Principals.

November 6, 2018

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com One of the Mehlville School District’s assistant principals earned bragging rights as the best in the state this year. Lauren Cumming, assistant principal of Bernard Middle School, learned she won the honor of State Assistant Principal o...

Oakville High fight makes national news after students arrested, principal injured

This screenshot taken from a blurry video a student posted to Snapchat Monday shows Oakville High Principal Jan Kellerman, top, intervening in a fight along with who appears to be Assistant Principal Casey Olearnick, in a blue shirt at the bottom. Assistant Principal Brian Brennan is on the ground in the dark blue shirt.

November 2, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Viral video of a fight at Oakville High School made national news this week, as three students were arrested after a fight broke out that also injured an administrator trying to break it up. At roughly 7:10 a.m. Monday, before classes beg...

Fenton Fire residents eye an 18-cent hike

Image courtesy of Fenton Fire Protection District.

November 2, 2018

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...

Beck, Heisse talk abortion and education at 92nd District Forum

Beck, Heisse talk abortion and education at 92nd District Forum

November 2, 2018

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Incumbent Rep. Doug Beck, D-St. Louis, debated the issues last week with Republican rival Bill Heisse for the 92nd Missouri House seat in a forum hosted by the the Affton Community Improvement Association. Beck, a former member of the A...

McCaskill, Hawley contend for U.S. Senate seat along with three other candidates

McCaskill and Hawley

November 1, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Incumbent U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., faces four challengers for her seat in the U.S. Senate — Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley, Republican, along with Libertarian Japheth Campbell, Jo Crain of the Green Party and newc...

Crestwood mayor candidates debate issues at Call’s forum

Crestwood mayor candidates debate issues at Call’s forum

October 31, 2018

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Development of the Crestwood Mall site, first responders and economic development were some of the topics debated in a forum last week by the Crestwood residents running for mayor in the election Tuesday, Nov. 6. Current Ward 3 Alderman Gran...

All four Oakville candidates would be new to Legislature

From left to right: 94th District candidates Jim Murphy and Jean Pretto and 95th District candidates Michael O'Donnell and Mike Walter at the candidate forum Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at Mehlville High School in St. Louis. Murphy and O'Donnell both went on to be elected as representatives of their respective districts.

October 30, 2018

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Education, public safety and economic development were the three big topics at a legislative candidate forum between the Republican and Democratic candidates in the 94th and 95th Missouri House districts, where both legislators elected will ...

Bird is challenging Unsicker in the 91st District

Bird is challenging Unsicker in the 91st District

October 26, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  Gravois Township Committeewoman, Jennifer Bird, Republican, will take on incumbent Rep. Sarah Unsicker, D-Shrewsbury, for the 91st District House seat on Tuesday, Nov. 6. Bird, 50, 9244 Laurel Hill Drive, is the mother of a young family as well...

Walter, O’Donnell hope to succeed Haefner as legislator from Oakville

Michael O'Donnell (left) and Mike Walter (right).

October 26, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  Democrat Mike Walter, a newcomer to public office, will square off on Tuesday, Nov. 6 against former Oakville Republican Committeeman Michael O’Donnell to succeed Rep. Marsha Haefner, R-Oakville, and represent Oakville’s 95th House ...

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