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Oakville High football players read to students

Oakville High football players read to students

November 25, 2017

Members of the Oakville High School football team visited Oakville Elementary School last week to read books to students there. School officials say both the elementary school students and the football players enjoyed the experience. Above, Oakville High sophomore Kyle Gokin reads to Oakville Elemen...

Mehlville firefighters’ union pledges to work with fire board

Mehlville Fire Protection District Capt. Ty Cardona, left, shop steward of Mehlville Local 2665 of the International Association of Fire Fighters, shakes hands with Board of Directors Chairman Aaron Hilmer, signaling a new era of cooperation between the union, the board and district administration.

November 10, 2017

Spirit of cooperation ushers in new era at fire district By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Above: Mehlville Fire Protection District Capt. Ty Cardona, left, shop steward of Mehlville Local 2665 of the International Association of Fire Fighters, shakes hands with Board of Di...

Kennerly students celebrate Socktober

Kennerly students celebrate Socktober

November 1, 2017

Kennerly Elementary School students collected socks to donate to Angels’ Arms and Gateway 180 Homeless Services during their school’s recent Socktober event. The event was organized by fifth-graders in Jessica Dimitro’s class after they watched a Kid President video about Socktober. For Principal...

Chief honors Sunset Hills police officers for actions in chase

Sunset Hills Police Chief Stephen Dodge last week awarded his Police Department’s highest honor, the Chief’s Commendation for Valor, to Officer Chris Medlock, left, along with awards to, from left, Sgt. Jeff Senior, Officer Tim Guenther and Communications Officer Mary Ebeler for their roles in a high-speed chase and shootout in August.

October 17, 2017

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Sunset Hills Police Department officers who narrowly escaped injury in a high-speed chase and shootout in August were publicly identified for the first time last week so that they could be honored by city officials. Chief Stephen Dodge presented...

Beasley Elementary conducts food drive

October 4, 2017

Beasley Elementary School in the Mehlville School District conducted its annual food drive last week. The drive, which took place from Sept. 25 through Sept. 29, was organized and advertised by the Future Leaders, Ambassadors and fourth-grade Junior Counselors. Food items collected include canned fruit...

Rogers Elementary gets early start on Constitution Day

September 20, 2017

Students across Missouri observed Constitution Day on Monday with special lessons about the great document. Rogers Elementary School got an early start last Friday thanks to a visit from President James Madison, the so-called ‘Father of the Constitution,’ who was portrayed by Principal Patric...

Crestwood officials honor ‘Santa Ted’

Crestwood officials honor ‘Santa Ted’

September 19, 2017

Crestwood Mayor Gregg Roby and the Board of Aldermen last week proclaimed that Dec. 2 will be ‘Santa Ted’ Day in honor of Ted Ricks, who has been Santa Ted for 18 years. Ricks served as Santa at the former Crestwood Plaza for 13 years. Since the closing of the mall, he has teamed up with Christmas...

Lindbergh band plays full Rose Parade set

Lindbergh band plays full Rose Parade set

September 12, 2017

Lindbergh High School’s Spirit of St. Louis Marching Band appeared in full uniform last Friday to play its complete set of musical selections for the 2018 Rose Parade in front of 2018 Tournament of Roses President Lance Tibbet. Tibbet visited from Sept. 7 through last Sunday to promote Lindbergh’s...

‘Principals at the Pool’ event makes a splash

‘Principals at the Pool’ event makes a splash

July 6, 2017

More than 50 Kennerly Elementary School students and their families enjoyed the coolest play date ever when they attended ‘Principals at the Pool’ at the Sunset Hills Community Center. Instead of sweating on the playground, these students splashed and played, and everyone had a chance to say hello...

Oakville High Class of 2017 celebrates graduation

June 14, 2017

Oakville High School senior Dominic Riggio celebrates his graduation with Principal Jan Kellerman and a selfie at the Class of 2017's graduation ceremony June 4 at the Family Arena in St. Charles....

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