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Green Park man charged with murder at Oakville Walmart

Police and the Mehlville Fire Protection District respond to the scene of a shooting at the Oakville Walmart Thursday night. Photo by Jason Allen Krause.

September 9, 2018

A Green Park man was charged Saturday with murder in the shooting death Thursday of a chef from Andre’s Banquet Center in the parking lot of the Oakville Walmart. County prosecutors charged Jesse Kelley, 38, of the 10900 block of Suanis Court in Green Park, with second-degree murder, first-d...

UPDATED: Man shot and killed in Oakville Walmart parking lot

Police and the Mehlville Fire Protection District respond to the scene of a shooting at the Oakville Walmart Thursday night. Photo by Jason Allen Krause.

September 7, 2018

Police are asking the public to come forward as witnesses after a man was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Oakville Walmart Thursday night. After a report of a possible shooting about 10:15 p.m., police from the South County Precinct found a man in a car on the parking lot of the stor...

Imperial man dies after possibly hydroplaning on Telegraph Road Wednesday

Imperial man dies after possibly hydroplaning on Telegraph Road Wednesday

August 15, 2018

A 20-year-old Imperial man died after his car likely hydroplaned into a box truck on Telegraph Road in the rain Wednesday morning, in a crash that shut down the roadway for four hours. Benjamin Noelle, 20, of the 1600 block of Morgan Drive in Imperial, died at a local hospital after initially being trans...

UPDATED: Telegraph Road reopened after crash critically injures driver

UPDATED: Telegraph Road reopened after crash critically injures driver

August 15, 2018

This is a developing story. Stay tuned here and to the Call's social media for updates. All lanes of Telegraph Road near Denacre Drive in Oakville are reopened after a crash shut down the road for four hours Wednesday morning. The driver of a car was critically injured in the crash, which invol...

Planning Commission sets hearing on apartments, new clinic on Telegraph

Planning Commission sets hearing on apartments, new clinic on Telegraph

May 18, 2018

The county Planning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on several potential developments in south county, including a large apartment complex at Interstate 55 and South Lindbergh Boulevard and turning a residential home commercial on Telegraph Road. The planning panel will meet for the hearing...

Cliff Cave trail will be enjoyed for many years to come, officials say

Stenger, kneeling, cuts the ribbon on the new Cliff Cave Park trail expansion in Oakville in May 2018, alongside county Parks Director Gary Bess, 5th District Councilman Pat Dolan, D-Richmond Heights, and Great Rivers Greenway Executive Director Susan Trautman. Stenger fought to get the trail built over the objections of 6th District Councilman Ernie Trakas, R-Oakville. Photo by Bill Milligan.

May 8, 2018

County Executive Steve Stenger cuts the ribbon on the new Oakville overlook on the bluffs in Cliff Cave County Park May 4 with, from left, Eliana Owens, Parks Director Gary Bess, 5th District Councilman Pat Dolan and Great Rivers Greenway Executive Director Susan Trautman. Photo by Bill Milligan. By Gloria...

Construction company seeks rezoning in Oakville to extract raw materials

Construction company seeks rezoning in Oakville to extract raw materials

April 14, 2018

The county Planning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on a request to extract raw materials from the earth along Telegraph Road and the Meramec River in Oakville. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. April 16, in the County Council Chambers at the Administration Building ...

Trakas zoning bill approved in one week rather than three weeks

Trakas zoning bill approved in one week rather than three weeks

December 30, 2017

In an effort to get a new business up and running by Christmas, 6th District County Councilman Ernie Trakas, R-Oakville, took the rare step of moving a zoning bill from introduction to final passage in one week rather than three. At Trakas’ request, the County Council unanimously approved legislati...

Local restaurateur receives once-in-a-lifetime recognition

By Bill Milligan, For the Call

January 25, 2006

Telegraph Road's best-known restaurateur capped the 30th anniversary of his business with once-in-a-lifetime recognition from statewide peers. The Missouri Restaurant Association has named Bill Gianino one of its Restaurateurs of the Year, a distinction that only can be granted once. He will be honored...

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