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Oakville girls turn shoes into clean water

Oakville girls turn shoes into clean water

December 12, 2018

With a little help from her friends, sisters and the broader Oakville community, Point Elementary student DeLaney Brawley, 10, is turning old shoes into water for people in underdeveloped countries. DeLaney, her friends and her older sisters — Oakville High School junior McKenna Brawley and Oakville Mi...

Kiwanians get in the spirit with Key Club

Kiwanians get in the spirit with Key Club

December 11, 2018

The Kiwanis Club of South County-St. Louis rang the bell for the Salvation Army Tree of Lights Campaign with students from the Mehlville High School Key Club. Pictured above with Key Club member Nicholas Karr are, left to right, Kiwanians Ed Kurmann and Chad Dickemper, who is executive director of pl...

Marshall the Miracle Dog comes to south county

Marshall the Miracle Dog comes to south county

November 28, 2018

Marshall the Miracle Dog, a three-legged abuse survivor pictured above with students from Point Elementary, and owner Cyndi Willenbrock shared their inspiring story this month at schools and the Sunset Hills Community Center. Marshall was rescued by the Humane Society in 2010. ...

Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

November 20, 2018

Look up the word ‘dedication’ in the dictionary and you’ll probably find a photo of the Mosaic Elementary parents who are building an outdoor classroom at the school right now. The Mehlville School District said in a Facebook post, ‘Brrrr...below freezing temps...snow on the ground....rock hard dirt. Bu...

Mehlville School District has 1:1 laptops for all its students, K-12

Isad Menkovic, a third-grade student at Oakville Elementary, completes a math lesson.

November 20, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville School District now has a laptop for every student in the district from kindergarten through 12th grade. Superintendent Chris Gaines believes that makes Mehlville only the second school district in St. Louis County to go fully ...

Those who served honored for Veterans Day

November 13, 2018

Schools in the Mehlville School District honored veterans last week for Veterans Day. At Rogers Elementary and Oakville Elementary veterans appeared at an assembly and ate breakfast with students. Images courtesy of Mehlville School District. ...

Kiwanis Club and Key Clubs collect items for Feed My People

Kiwanis Club and Key Clubs collect items for Feed My People

November 12, 2018

The Kiwanis Club of South County collected items for Feed My People with the Mehlville and Oakville High Key Clubs in a one-day service project. Pictured below are Maxine Taylor, Harrison Hong, Stacey Rojas, Ed Kurmann, Roy Wunsch and Pauline Roth.

Prop R funding maintenance of facilities around Mehlville

Workers make repairs and repaint the Mehlville School District pool. Photo courtesy of the Mehlville School District.

November 8, 2018

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Reporter with Gloria Lloyd, News Editor Three years after voters in the Mehlville School District approved Proposition R, this summer was busy for the Mehlville School District as it upgraded various facilities during 2018 summer capital projects funded by the 49-cent tax-rate i...

Students learn importance of voting

Students at Oakville Elementary participate in 'Kids Voting' for the November 2018 election.

November 6, 2018

Mehlville School District students cast their ballots in Kids Voting this week, just as adults also head to the polls for Election Day Tuesday. In schools, older students like those at Oakville Elementary (pictured below) imitated real life to serve as ‘poll workers’ and help younger students vote ...

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