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Building hope for MS patients

May 24, 2017

Building hope for MS patients Local nonprofit works with those with multiple sclerosis to live more complete, healthier lives By Brett Auten Multiple sclerosis (also known as MS) is the most common autoimmune disorder affecting the central nervous system. In 2015, about 2.3 million people were affected globally. It is an unpredictable, often disabling disease…

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Importance of colon cancer screening

May 19, 2017

The importance of colon cancer screening Colon cancer is the fourth most common cancer in both men and women, and the second leading cause of death by cancer in the United States. Screenings, such as colonoscopies, play a vital role in cancer prevention and early detection. By knowing more about colon cancer screening, you can…

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Apr 28, 2017

 “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” is coming to Wentzville Wentzville Christian Church proudly presents a community theater production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” May 5-7.  The church will offer four performances of the musical:  May 5 at 7p.m.; May 6 at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and a special matinee on May…

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Baby Kid Expo May 6 FREE event

Apr 28, 2017

Connecting parents and kids Bring the family to the 2017 By Nicholas Elmes

What if you could plan a fun day with the kids, and connect with businesses and nonprofits focused on helping kids in the area as well? The 11th Annual Baby Kid Expo, set for Saturday, May 6, at the St. Charles Convention Center,…

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BJC High-risk pregnancies

Apr 10, 2017

High-risk pregnancies What causes a pregnancy to be high risk? From the effects of pre-existing medical conditions to risks that develop during pregnancy, there are several factors that can contribute. Learn what causes a high-risk pregnancy and talk with your doctor about possible pregnancy risks. What does high-risk pregnancy mean? What determines if a pregnancy…

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Free Your Feet from Pain

Apr 10, 2017

Hammertoe is a deformity, in which the end of the toe is bent downward. Hammertoe usually affects the second toe, however, it may also affect the other toes. The toe moves into a claw-like position. The most common cause of hammertoe is wearing short, narrow shoes that are too tight. The toe is forced into…

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Ft. Zumwalt South cheerleader

Apr 5, 2017

A silent cheer Ft. Zumwalt South cheerleader overcomes hearing impairment to compete at highest level By Brett Auten When on the stage and under the hot lights, in Mariah Green’s head there is constant counting. One-two-three-four-five-six-seven-eight. Over and over again. That cadence is the norm for most cheerleaders, but for Green, it is especially important.…

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Reimagining West Florissant Avenue

Apr 5, 2017

Reimagining West Florissant Avenue Great Streets Project looks to the future with major improvements to county thoroughfare By Nicholas Elmes How would you like to see West Florissant Avenue change in the coming years? That is the question being asked of area residents, businesses and stake holders as part of the West Florissant Avenue Great…

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Share the Harvest

Mar 15, 2017

Sharing the harvest Hunters across Missouri donate deer meat to the program to help feed the hungry By Brett Auten It was a bountiful harvest in more ways than one. Once again, the Missouri Department of Conservation and the Conservation Federation of Missouri joined forces with the state’s deer hunters for the state’s Share the…

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