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Decorating contest winners display their holiday spirit

Decorating contest winners display their holiday spirit

December 19, 2017

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...

Sifton to speak at Crestwood Veterans Day ceremony

The Crestwood Memorial Committee sponsored its annual Veterans Day ceremony in 2016 at the Crestwood Wall Memorial at the Government Center. Above, Derek Oberbeck of the World Bird Sanctuary displays Patriot the eagle during the ceremony. Bill Milligan photo.

November 7, 2017

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...

Top rivals Oakville and Mehlville face off tonight

The Oakville High School varsity football team was victorious Friday night, defeating Seckman 28-7. The Tigers, now 3-5 on the season, will host 1-7 Mehlville Friday night. Photo by Bill Milligan.

October 13, 2017

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...

Couple fall in love, marry at Bethesda Terrace

Bethesda Terrace residents James and Dorothy Kargus cut the cake during a reception in honor of their wedding.

By Bill Milligan, For the Call

October 7, 2017

By Bill Milligan For the Call Bethesda Terrace in Oakville recently was the scene of a joyous occasion celebrating the wedding of residents James “Jim” and Dorothy Kargus. The couple, who were married about two months ago, met playing cards at the independent living community and fell in love. “I...

Veterans to lead way for Lindbergh High boys

Veterans to lead way for Lindbergh High boys

August 31, 2017

Despite losing many runners to graduation, Lindbergh High head coach Jim Petersen is optimistic about his 2017 boys’ cross country team. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Lindbergh High School varsity boys’ cross country team captured a district championship last season an...

Lindbergh High girls’ cross country team aims to qualify for state meet in 2017

Lindbergh High girls’ cross country team aims to qualify for state meet in 2017

August 31, 2017

Kally Fischer succeeds Tom Gose as head coach of the Lindbergh High girls’ cross country team. Fischer has high expectations for the Flyers this year. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Lindbergh High School varsity girls’ cross country team will look a little differ...

Returning starters look to bolster Lindbergh varsity softball squad

Returning starters look to bolster Lindbergh varsity softball squad

August 31, 2017

Lindbergh head coach Darin Scott believes his varsity softball team will be ‘solid’ this year with most of the squad’s starting roster from last year returning. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call After a trying season for the Lindbergh High School varsity girls’ softball te...

Experience to be key to Flyers’ success

Experience to be key to Flyers’ success

August 31, 2017

With most of her veteran players returning, Lindbergh High School head coach Laura Conti has high hopes this year for her varsity girls’ tennis team. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call Despite the loss of Kat Rosenberger, who won one state title and medaled in her other thre...

Lindbergh High football Flyers look for big things from returning seniors

Lindbergh High football Flyers look for big things from returning seniors

August 31, 2017

Lindbergh head coach Nathan Norman begins his second year at the helm of the football Flyers and is optimistic about the 2017 season. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call The Lindbergh High School varsity football team will be looking to improve in 2017, following a challenging 2-...

Motivation to be key factor for Mehlville girls

Motivation to be key factor for Mehlville girls

August 30, 2017

Enthusiasm will be one of the keys to the success of the Mehlville High girls’ cross country squad this year, according to head coach Mark Ehlen. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Robert Chalupny For the Call Motivation could prove to be a key factor if the Mehlville High School varsity girls’ cross country ...

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