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Preventing abusive teachers from getting new jobs is goal of proposed law

State representative candidate Mary Elizabeth Coleman during her 2018 campaign. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

February 26, 2019

Pictured above: Legislative candidate Mary Elizabeth Coleman during her 2018 campaign. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Christina Mascarenas Columbia Missourian JEFFERSON CITY — School districts and charter schools would be required under proposed legislation to disclose information on former employee...

Sunset Hills police capture auto theft suspect after foot chase, crash, lockdown

The Sunset Hills Police Department drives in the SunCrest Fest parade in September 2018. Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

February 21, 2019

Updated at 5:55 p.m. with comments from Sgt. Robbie Hagen. Sunset Hills police caught an alleged Jefferson County car thief Thursday who crashed the stolen car in Laumeier Sculpture Park, led police on several foot chases and caused a lockdown at a local high school. Officers from the Sunset Hills...

SSM Health breaks ground on new Cardinal Glennon pediatric facility in south county

SSM Health executives ‘break ground’ on the new Cardinal Glennon pediatric
facility in Concord.

November 22, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callsnewspapers.com SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital broke ground on a new pediatric healthcare specialty services center in South St. Louis County last week. Students from Assumption Parish School and La Petite Academy joined SSM Health exe...

Revis’ time as legislator in 97th District short-lived; Coleman rides ‘red wave’ to win

Revis and Coleman

November 15, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Republican challenger Mary Elizabeth Coleman defeated Rep. Mike Revis, D-Fenton, in his re-election bid last week for the 97th Missouri House District. Coleman won the district, which straddles South St. Louis County and Jefferson County, wit...

‘Red wave’ turns south county crimson

Newly elected state legislator Jim Murphy hugs his son, former Mehlville Board of Education member Jamey Murphy, at his victory party at Cafe Telegraph Tuesday night. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

November 14, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  The Democratic “blue wave” expected by some for the election last week didn’t happen in South St. Louis County, which instead saw a “red wave” of Republicans elected to Missouri House seats. In the most competitive race, Oakvill...

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

Rep. David Gregory addresses the Tesson Ferry Republican Club in July 2018. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

November 7, 2018

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 House District...

Panthers break winning streak in fall to Fox in ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game

Panthers break winning streak in fall to Fox in ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’ game

September 21, 2018

By Stephen Glover For the Call The Mehlville Panthers suffered a 50-13 loss at home to Fox last week, after enjoying a two-game winning streak with wins over DeSoto and Hazelwood West. The loss for the Panthers (2-2) marked the second time this season that Mehlville gave up 300-plus yards rushing as...

Mehlville residents can help ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’

Mehlville residents can help ‘Huddle Up 4 Heroes’

September 12, 2018

Mehlville High School hopes to raise $6,000 Friday, Sept. 14, and they need lots of drivers to help them do it. For every person who test-drives a new Ford vehicle during the fundraising event, Ford Motor and Dave Sinclair will donate $20, and up to $6,000, to Mehlville High School. The fundraiser benef...

Mehlville Fire unveils new rescue boat with rescue drill

Firefighter-medics David Wideman and Capt. Nick Larosa pull Jared Sarni out of the water during a mock rescue last week. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

August 16, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Fire Protection District unveiled its new rescue boat this summer, an upgrade that should lead to safer and easier rescues along the district’s 21 miles of river shoreline from Sunset Hills to Oakville. The new $35,000 boat i...

Imperial man dies after possibly hydroplaning on Telegraph Road Wednesday

Imperial man dies after possibly hydroplaning on Telegraph Road Wednesday

August 15, 2018

A 20-year-old Imperial man died after his car likely hydroplaned into a box truck on Telegraph Road in the rain Wednesday morning, in a crash that shut down the roadway for four hours. Benjamin Noelle, 20, of the 1600 block of Morgan Drive in Imperial, died at a local hospital after initially being trans...

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