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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...

Legislators from south county take opposing views on taxes, budget

Sen. Andrew Koenig speaks at the Tesson Ferry Republican Club in summer 2018. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

September 20, 2018

Sen. Andrew Koenig speaks at the Tesson Ferry Republican Club this summer. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The 2018 session of the Missouri Legislature officially ended last week with a joint veto and special session, wrapping up a year t...

County Council heads to court in lawsuit vs. Stenger

County Executive Steve Stenger at the Aug. 1 County Council meeting. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

September 18, 2018

County Executive Steve Stenger at the Aug. 1 County Council meeting. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The County Council got its day in court last week against County Executive Stenger, the second time in several weeks that the sides wen...

PHOTOS: Bulldozers start in on ‘Mount Crestwood’

After: Bulldozers started bringing down Mount Crestwood Sept. 6, pictured above. Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

September 15, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Mount Crestwood could soon be a memory, just like the Crestwood Plaza mall that it replaced. A pair of bulldozers were hard at work on the site starting last week, and City Administrator Kris Simpson said it was the start of a months...

South county legislators’ views on education span all sides of spectrum

Rep. Doug Beck, D-Affton, presents a legislative commendation to retired Lindbergh Superintendent Jim Simpson in June 2018.

September 14, 2018

Rep. Doug Beck, D-Affton, presents a legislative commendation to retiring Lindbergh Superintendent Jim Simpson in June. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com One of the topics that Missouri legislators focused on in this week’s special session is education. Gov. Mike P...

Legislators wrap up 2018 with eventful session for state and south county

Rep. Marsha Haefner, R-Oakville, speaks to the South County Chamber of Commerce this summer about an eventful year in Jefferson City. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

September 13, 2018

Rep. Marsha Haefner, R-Oakville, speaks to the South County Chamber of Commerce this summer about an eventful year in Jefferson City. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Legislators head back to Jefferson City for a combined veto and special session...

Mehlville High School softball team has top athletes, hunts for victories

Mehlville softball head coach Tim Ode believes that finding a starting pitcher and building on ‘infectious energy’ could prove to be successful for the Panthers. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

September 3, 2018

Mehlville softball head coach Tim Ode believes that finding a starting pitcher and building on ‘infectious energy’ could prove to be successful for the Panthers. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Stephen Glover For the Call The Mehlville High School varsity softball team is just getting its cleats on ...

Lindbergh varsity softball squad looks to win with four-year talent

Lindbergh varsity softball squad looks to win with four-year talent

September 3, 2018

Lindbergh head coach Darin Scott believes his varsity softball team will be on the path to success with a group of four-year starters returning to the team. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call Lindbergh High’s varsity softball team has a core group of four-year veterans, and head co...

Lindbergh Flyers set to swim to state this year on strength of competition

With a group of state qualifiers returning, Lindbergh head coach Tim Lom-bardo believes his boys’ swimming and diving team looks very solid this year. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. 

September 3, 2018

With a group of state qualifiers returning, Lindbergh head coach Tim Lombardo believes his boys’ swimming and diving team looks very solid this year. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.  By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call With several swimmers who qualified for state last year returning to the team, Lindberg...

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