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MSD response to sewage spill in Oakville delayed by storms

MSD response to sewage spill in Oakville delayed by storms

July 27, 2020

Crews with the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District are set to begin repairing a force sewer main break Tuesday in Oakville after a sewage spill was discovered Monday morning.  The break, which is near the railroad tracks that run along Nellie Avenue in Oakville, was reported by a nearby property...

2020 Fair St. Louis dates announced

2020 Fair St. Louis dates announced

February 27, 2020

The dates for the annual Fair St. Louis Fourth of July celebration were announced this week. The festivities will take place Thursday, July 2 through Saturday, July 4 at Gateway Arch National Park. “We are very excited to celebrate our 40th fair this year,” said David Estes, general chairman o...

Newcomer Gabriel Jones launches bid for Burns’ 93rd District seat

Newcomer Gabriel Jones launches bid for Burns’ 93rd District seat

February 13, 2020

Affton resident Gabriel Jones, 31, a Republican communications professional and basketball official, has announced a bid for state representative in the 93rd District, the seat currently held by the term-limited Rep. Bob Burns, D-Affton. “We need honest, fair, prudent, and visionary public servant...

Share your community news with The Call: engagements, weddings, anniversaries, births, obituaries

Share your community news with The Call: engagements, weddings, anniversaries, births, obituaries

December 23, 2019

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St. Louis will host the 2020 U.S. gymnastics Olympic team trials

St. Louis will host the 2020 U.S. gymnastics Olympic team trials

April 24, 2019

St. Louis will host the U.S. Olympic gymnastics team trials ahead of the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. USA Gymnastics and the United States Olympic Committee announced Tuesday that they awarded the bid for the 2020 team trials to St. Louis.  The event will take place at Enterprise Center June 25...

Clancy announces second town hall on the fate of Tower Tee

Pictured above: It was standing room only at 5th District Councilwoman Lisa Clancy’s first in a series of town halls on the fate of the Tower Tee Golf Course. Nearly 100 people packed into a room at the Affton-White Rodgers Community Center on March 20 to voice their concerns and provide feedback on what should or shouldn’t become of the golf course. Audience members included Rep. Doug Beck and 6th District Councilman Ernie Trakas. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

April 9, 2019

Fifth District Councilwoman Lisa Clancy will hold her second town hall about the potential development of the former Tower Tee site at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 17, at the Affton Community Center, 9801 Mackenzie Road. Tower Tee was an Affton fixture for more than 50 years and had a driving range, ...

Local lawmakers honor test success by Mehlville School District, Gaines

Pictured above: Rep. Michael O'Donnell, Rep. Jim Murphy and Rep. David Gregory present Mehlville Superintendent Dr. Chris Gaines with a House resolution praising Mehlville's 2018 APR scores.

March 19, 2019

The Mehlville School District is receiving high praise from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. DESE awarded the Mehlville School District an APR score of 99.6 percent on its 2018 Annual Performance Report, released publicly last month. From 2014 to 2017, Mehlville’s avera...

Missouri American Water will upgrade water main that broke beneath Interstate 270

Missouri American Water will upgrade water main that broke beneath Interstate 270

March 12, 2019

Missouri American Water has begun a project to replace approximately 400 feet of water main in St. Louis County beneath Interstate 270 near Sappington Road. In August 2018 a water main broke and caused traffic problems on I-270. The water main will be replaced with a ductile water main within a ste...

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