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Trade off: Flooding upsets life along Meramec

Trade off: Flooding upsets life along Meramec

August 5, 2019

Photo caption: Residents of Club City have been boating home since rains began. Pictured above is Club City resident Ron Voyles. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Bill Milligan Editor Originally published April 22, 1993 Life on the Meramec River can be beautiful, but even the most devout residents of...

Scouts place flags at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery for Memorial Day

Marc Garcia plays the trumpet at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery ceremony. Photo by Bill Milligan.

May 26, 2019

Marc Garcia plays the trumpet at a ceremony at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in 2018. Photo by Bill Milligan. Every Memorial Day weekend, thousands of Scouts gather at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery to pay tribute to members of the military by decorating each of the 150,000 graves wit...

Memorial Day program at Jefferson Barracks is May 27; shuttles available

Marc Garcia plays the trumpet at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery ceremony. Photo by Bill Milligan.

May 24, 2019

Marc Garcia plays the trumpet at the ceremony. Photo by Bill Milligan. The Department of Veteran Affairs will be hosting a Memorial Day program to remember and honor all military members who have served or are serving the nation at 10 a.m. Monday, May 27 at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetary, 2900 She...

Garden Club issues national beautification citations

The Mehlville Garden Club issues a beautification citation to First Unity Church in Concord. Photo by Bill Milligan.

May 16, 2019

The Mehlville Garden Club presented two local businesses and one local church with National Garden Club citations for beautification April 25. Attending the award presentations were Dottie Warren, Wanda Hults, Debbie Timmons, Jean Kovarik, Roby Schweppe and Tracy Colona. The club presented citations to...

PHOTOS: The Steve Stenger era in St. Louis County

Steve Stenger, left, celebrates his Democratic primary victory in August 2014, along with, from left, Stenger's wife Allison, their daughter Madeline Jane and Stenger's legislative assistant Linda Henry. Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

May 6, 2019

Steve Stenger, left, celebrates his Democratic primary victory Tuesday, along with, from left, Stenger's wife Allison, their daughter Madeline Jane and Stenger's legislative assistant Linda Henry. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. Former County Executive Steve Stenger pleaded guilty Friday to three counts of...

‘Carrying the Cross’ for Easter

James Laughlin of Oakville carries a cross of his own making along Telegraph Road outside the sanctuary. Photo by Bill Milligan.

April 18, 2019

Cornerstone Community Church of God, 2833 Telegraph Road, hosted a ‘Carrying the Cross’ event Saturday ahead of Easter this weekend. The church had three different sizes of crosses to carry so the whole family ‘could experience a little of what it must have been like for Jesus,’ the church sa...

Oakville baseball shuts out Mehlville

Oakville’s Hunter Iffland slides home safely as Mehlville catcher Carmen Fuller awaits the throw from his defense in a March 2019 game. Photo by Bill Milligan.

April 3, 2019

The Oakville High baseball team shut out the Mehlville Panthers 5-0 last week at Oakville.

Mehlville Fire celebrates ‘Santa Saturday’

Pictured above with the jolly fat man are Liam Juelfs, 4, and his mother Sarah. Photo by Bill Milligan.

December 11, 2018

It was all smiles at the Mehlville Fire Protection District’s No. 5 Engine House last week for the fire district’s annual ‘Santa Saturday’ event, in which youngsters could give their wishlists to Santa and Mrs. Claus, meet firefighters and take a tour of the firehouse. ...

Mehlville Garden Club issues beautification citations

November 10, 2018

Mehlville Garden Club members Dottie Warren, Debbie Timmons, Jean Kovarik, Tracy Colona, Ruby Schweppe, Wanda Hults, Lynn Hulsey, Betty Fresta and honored appealing landscaping.

Crestwood holds ‘Coffee with a Cop’

Crestwood holds ‘Coffee with a Cop’

September 5, 2018

Crestwood Police Department Sgt. Dion Olson, right, talks with Crestwood resident John Weis at the city’s ‘Coffee with a Cop’ event last week at the Crestwood Starbucks. The city has conducted the coffees for four years as a way to connect with the community and was one of the first department...

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