Photos by Bill Milligan

Five Lindbergh High students achieve perfect ACT scores

Photo by Bill Milligan. The juniors, pictured above at an event Monday at the high school with Principal Eric Cochran, are, from left: Achintya Benegal, Gabriel Martinez, Aditi Seetharaman, Matthew Meyer and Alexander Christian. They join less than 1 percent of students nationwide who score a perfect 36.  Five students at Lindbergh High School scored

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56th Colored Infantry honored for bravery

The Sons of Union Veterans honors the 56th Colored Infantry in a May 5 ceremony, above. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Bill Milligan For the Call Nearly two dozen people attended an event at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery last week to remember the Union’s 56th Regiment of the Colored Infantry, who are buried at the cemetery.

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Oakville baseball tops Festus in home game

Photos by Bill Milligan. The Oakville baseball Tigers defeated the Festus Tigers last week 6-4, just before the team played its last regular-season game against Webster Groves Monday — after the Call went to press. The team is seeded third for the district championship, behind Lindbergh and Summit, followed by Seckman, Fox and Mehlville. Follow

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Rain can’t stop the Crestwood Easter Egg Scramble

Photos by Bill Milligan. Children lined up for the annual Easter Egg Scramble at the Crestwood Community Center Saturday, eager to find their eggs despite bad weather forcing the event inside instead of its usual location in Whitecliff Park. The city of Crestwood’s Easter Egg Scramble at the Community Center in Whitecliff Park was moved

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Decorating contest winners display their holiday spirit

Winners of the annual Outdoor Holiday Home Decorating Contest sponsored by Coldwell Banker Gundaker in Oakville, Handyman True Value Hardware in Oakville and Call Newspapers collected their prizes last week. Pictured, from left, are: Charlie Warden, assistant manager of Handyman Hardware; Jeff Webb of the 5900 block of Bristlecone Court, 63129, runner-up in the Most

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Sifton to speak at Crestwood Veterans Day ceremony

Sen. Scott Sifton, D-Crestwood, will be the keynote speaker at a Veterans Day ceremony at 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 9, at the Crestwood Veterans Memorial Monument at the Government Center, 1 Detjen Drive. City offices will be closed Friday in honor of the holiday. Pictured: Above, Derek Oberbeck of the World Bird Sanctuary displays Patriot

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Top rivals Oakville and Mehlville face off tonight

By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Oakville Tigers and Mehlville Panthers varsity football teams will both face their biggest rival tonight — each other. The annual matchup kicks off at 7 p.m. at the Oakville High School field. Despite struggling so far this season, the Panthers’ 1-7 record means nothing against Oakville as that

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