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Hazelwood school resource officer recognized

Jan 16, 2019

A valuable resource Hazelwood school resource officer recognized as Police Officer of the Year for community involvement and reaching out to others with the Help Families in Need program By Charlotte Beard “If you ever lose your compassion for what you’re doing and the people you’re helping, you’re no longer doing yourself a service or…

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Grow Your Own Teacher program

Jan 16, 2019

Fort Zumwalt Education Foundation Grow Your Own Teacher program provides scholarships to Zumwalt students who will return as teachers in high-need areas By Brett Auten The Fort Zumwalt School District has been investing in its own and it is starting to see the dividends. The Fort Zumwalt Education Foundation has provided Fort Zumwalt seniors interested…

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Lindenwood ‘Titan’

Jan 9, 2019

Lindenwood University alumni takes fruitful athletic and academic experience to compete in new athletic competition television show ‘The Titan Games’ By Brett Auten Derik Scott described it best. “It’s like a cage fight on steroids mixed with Greek myth,” he said.  What Scott is referring to is the new NBC athletic competition show, “The Titan…

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Honoring MLK’s legacy

Jan 9, 2019

Christian Hospital Foundation honors community leaders at their Second Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Luncheon By Charlotte Beard “Yes, if you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a drum major for justice. Say that I was a drum major for peace. I was a drum major…

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City of Creve Coeur to redesign street

Jan 3, 2019

City of Creve Coeur to redesign the thoroughfare to be a more robust commercial district   By Charlotte Beard In November 2018, the city of Creve Coeur announced its continuing partnership with The St. Louis Economic Development Partnership in the redesign plan for Old Olive Street Road. Construction on the project is estimated to begin…

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A rare breed

Jan 3, 2019

Wentzville resident is a world renowned dog handler and will be a judge at the 143rd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York City By Brett Auten James Moses’ life has gone to the dogs. Moses, of Wentzville, is among one of seven group judges at the 143rd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog…

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Jazz lessons on life

Dec 26, 2018

St. Louis Promise Zone students enjoy a private mini-concert and conversation with three-time Grammy award-winning jazz artist  By Charlotte Beard On Dec. 14, more than 200 St. Louis Promise Zone students enjoyed a private lunch, mini-concert and conversation with three-time Grammy award-winning jazz artist Robert Glasper at Jazz St. Louis on Washington Avenue. The NAACP…

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Drawing new boundaries

Dec 26, 2018

The Francis Howell School District will redraw the boundaries of Fairmount and Warren Elementary Schools, which are both currently over capacity. By Brett Auten Every so often, some maneuvering is called for. The Francis Howell School District has seen splashes of significant population growth within its boundaries. And it just so happens that these increases…

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North County Police Cooperative Captain

Dec 19, 2018

North County Police Cooperative Captain puts community engagement and the forefront of his mission to protect and serve By Charlotte Beard Though there are some segments of society that just pursue the punishment side of law enforcement, there are other segments of the society that truly take interest in the justice side of the law.…

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