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Pacific High School student drowns in Meramec River  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CATAWISSA, Mo. – A Pacific High School senior out for an afternoon of fun less than two weeks before graduation drowned Wednesday in the Meramec River.



Six Candidates Vying for School Board - Only Two Open Seats  The Missourian

There are six candidates seeking two open seats on the Meramec Valley R-III School Board in the April 2 election.



Early Learning Center Grand Opening - Honor a Beloved Teacher  The Missourian

Approximately 400 people turned out Wednesday, Jan. 2, for the grand opening of the Meramec Valley R-III School District Doris Hoffman Early Learning Center.



Two Seeking 110th District State Seat | Pacific  The Missourian

Democrat Cody Kelley and Republican Dottie Bailey are candidates for state representative in Missouri's 110th District in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, election.



Pacific High School Holds Senior Awards Ceremony  The Missourian

Pacific High School graduating seniors who were offered college and university scholarships were recognized at a special senior awards ceremony Thursday, ...



Big Crowd for Pacific High Graduation - Diplomas to 189 Graduates  The Missourian

Graduates and their families filled the Pacific High School athletic field this past Sunday with a sea of smiles for the 2019 graduation ceremony.



Church Alliance to Host Easter Sunrise Service | Pacific  The Missourian

On Easter Sunday, April 21, the Meramec Valley Christian Church Alliance (MVCCA), formerly the Ministerial Alliance, will host an Easter sunrise *service*.



Bear trapped in Eureka parish’s school tranquilized and removed  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

EUREKA, Mo. - A small bear has been tranquilized and removed from a Eureka, Missouri school where it became trapped on Tuesday. School is out at Most ...



Two New Assistant Superintendents Hired | Pacific  The Missourian

The Meramec Valley R-III School District has hired two new assistant superintendents for the 2018-19 school year.



Notebook: Hager goes deep at Busch; SWC adjusting to scheduling change  STLtoday.com

As the ping of Brandon Hager's metal bat connecting with a ball rang throughout Busch Stadium, Steve Pfund sat back and enjoyed the show.



First responders recover drowning victim from conservation area in Franklin County  KPLR 11 St. Louis

FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO - A dive team has recovered the body of a male about two hours after first responders were called to the Catawisssa Pits Conservation ...



Outpouring of support after homecoming prank at Pacific High School  STLtoday.com

PACIFIC • They wanted to feel excitement for their daughter, a 15-year-old who came home from school with the news that she had been chosen for ...



Francis Howell employee under investigation for inappropriate contact with student  KPLR 11 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. — There is an ongoing investigation into allegations of an employee having inappropriate contact with a student at Francis Howell ...



Owensville High School students create potential life-saving device for classrooms  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

GASCONADE COUNTY, Mo. – Three students from Owensville High School won top honors at a nationwide competition in New York for their home-intruder ...



Ozarkland Coming to Villa Ridge — Tentative Opening May 1  The Missourian

If you've been to Lake of the Ozarks or traveled on Highways 44 or 70 in the past 50 years you've seen the billboards and probably stopped at one of.



Franklin County drowning victim identified  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO, - The person who drowned in Catawissa Conservation Quarry Pit in Franklin County Wednesday evening has been identified.



Knee injury ends career for Mizzou's VanLeer  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

COLUMBIA, MO. • Cullen VanLeer wanted nothing more than to play out his senior year at Missouri and make it back to the NCAA Tournament, but a severe ...



Class 4 District 3 championship: Lutheran South 5, Borgia 4 | High School Baseball  STLtoday.com

Lutheran South players storm the field during the Class 4 District 3 Championship baseball game on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at Pacific High School in Pacific, ...



New Administrative Team to Lead Meramec Valley District  The Missourian

From curriculum and teacher training to buildings, budgets, cafeterias and transportation, the Meramec Valley R-III School District will start the 2018-19 school ...



No Bullying At Pacific H.S. Homecoming Parade  FOX2now.com

PACIFIC, MO (KTVI) - Extra Pacific police officers patrolled the streets Saturday morning after hearing of threats against a special-needs member of the high ...



Humphreys runs past the competition  Stars and Stripes

Led by Tevijon Williams and Jaela Higgs, Pacific high school's unofficial “Fastest Human” and “Fastest Female,” Humphreys' track and field team soared like no ...



City Orders Sewer Line Capacity Report - To Prevent Future Backups  The Missourian

By Pauline Masson. Pacific Missourian Editor. Starting this week, engineers will begin conducting peak flow and capacity studies of two sewer lift stations and ...



Bomb threat forces evacuation at Pacific High School  STLtoday.com

School was dismissed at regular time; police and firefighters found nothing suspicious.



Kelley Files for State Representative Seat  The Missourian

By Pauline Masson. Pacific Missourian Editor. Pacific resident Cody Kelley, 1809 Highway N, has filed to seek the Democratic nomination for Missouri House of ...



Pacific homecoming parade proceeds smoothly after prank  STLtoday.com

PACIFIC • Talk about the Pacific High School homecoming prank controversy will continue for a long while, but there were signs of healing at Saturday's parade.



Help your child lose that end of year stress  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, Mo. - School is finally out for the summer but kids could still be carrying the stress from the final weeks of school. Therapist Brianna Massie of ...



Three-Way Race for Pacific Mayor | Pacific  The Missourian

Three residents, all with government experience, are running for mayor in the Tuesday, April 3, election.



Body pulled from water after Cuivre River crash, one person in custody  KPLR 11 St. Louis

OLD MONROE, Mo. - Search crews found the body of a 20-year-old Moscow Mills man who went into the water after two boats collided in the Cuivre River.



A Wyoming county will open a school to serve a single student  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

The nearest school to one Wyoming kindergartner is more than an hour drive's away. In harsh winter months in the rural area north of Laramie, that trek can be ...



Hinkle Resigns as Pacific's Football Coach | Sports  The Missourian

George Hinkle, who recently was named the 2013 football coach of the year in the Four Rivers Conference, has resigned as head football coach at Pacific.



Pacific's St. Bridget Church to Mark 175th Anniversary  The Missourian

St. Bridget of Kildare Church, Pacific, will celebrate the 175th anniversary of the parish Sunday, Nov. 13.



Transplanted St. Louisians celebrate Blues hoisting Stanley Cup  Joplin Globe

Certainly nobody was singing the blues on Wednesday night in St. Louis.



Devastating video shows extent of floods in Pacific, Mo  fox2now.com

PACIFIC, MO (KTVI) - Video from Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX helicopter shows flooded homes and businesses in Pacific, Missouri. Many area rivers are ...



New Contract For VanLeer — Washington School District Superintendent Since 2009  The Missourian

The Washington School Board has approved a one-year contract extension for Superintendent Dr. Lori VanLeer.



A Smile Could Lead to Better Community | Pacific | emissourian.com  The Missourian

As community leaders and educators consider ways to improve the community and schools, attitude, not bricks and mortar, might be the thing to strive for, ...



Parkway West Showdown: Liberty (Wentzville) 65, Lafayette 49 | Lafayette High School  STLtoday.com

Lafayette senior Trey Griffey (42) puts up a shot against the defense of Liberty junior Jayce Catchings (32) and senior Jarring McKeithen (20) during the first ...



Garner Holt Productions introduces students to robotics | Schools  Highland Community News

The robots are coming, and to help man and machine live in harmony with one another, San Bernardino City Unified School District alumnus Garner Holt and his ...



David Ray Holdinghausen, 67, Villa Ridge  Leader Publications

David Ray Holdinghausen, 67, of Villa Ridge died May 1, 2019, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Mr. Holdinghausen taught for three years at Lonedell ...



Tolton's Teague Travis wins state championship in emotional tournament  Columbia Missourian

Travis won his state championship match, while senior Montgomery Mills came up short in his own state final.



Floodwaters, problems continue to rise for those living along Meramec River  KPLR 11 St. Louis

FENTON, Mo. – Floodwaters have yet to crest along the Meramec River. The problems are far from over for folks who work or live the river. “Too much water is ...



Illinois elementary students pitch legislation to make Ski the official state soda  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - Germantown Elementary School students visited State Representative Charlie Meier on Wednesday in support of legislation that would ...



Restaurant owner donates rare blue lobster to St. Louis instead of serving it  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nv6w2dFA3KE Nathan Nickerson III almost couldn't believe his eyes when he saw an unexpected pop of color in his seafood ...



Pacific man charged in heroin overdose that killed mother of three  SuburbanJournals

Mother of three children died of heroin overdose in April.



Senior’s Craigslist ‘for sale’ prank gets him kicked out of graduation ceremony  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- A senior at Missouri's Truman High School will not be allowed to walk in his graduation because of a prank he pulled, according to ...



Counselors at Kingston High School after student finds body  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO - Counselors will be on hand Tuesday at Kingston High School in Washington County, Missouri. They'll be helping students cope ...



Florissant man drowns after falling off raft into the Meramec River  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BOURBON, Mo. (AP) _ Authorities say a man has drowned after falling off a raft in the Meramec River in eastern Missouri. The Missouri State Highway Patrol ...



Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East  STLtoday.com

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.



Tim Baker Enters Race For County Clerk Seat  The Missourian

Tim Baker, Robertsville, a lifelong resident of Franklin County and a former business owner for 20 years, has declared his candidacy for county clerk of Franklin ...



St. Louis Christmas light connoisseurs put in 40-hour weeks on the hunt for best home displays  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Laura Thake and Mitch Miller take holiday lights seriously. They've become curators of the best free home light displays in the St. Louis area, but it's a ...



Dan McClain Halloween Display Annual Tradition | Pacific  The Missourian

At the very front of the yard, along the sidewalk, the giant spiders are the first to begin to pulse and take life at dusk. It is around 6 p.m..



Doorbell cam video shows moment snake bites man’s face  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

LAWTON, Okla. – A doorbell camera captured the moment a snake attacked a man in a video that will make your skin crawl. Jerel Heywood was visiting Rodney ...



More Francis Howell students suspect their illnesses caused by radioactive waste  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – More former students from Francis Howell High School are coming forward to share their stories of illness and rare medical ...



Missouri district strips 2 gay students’ yearbook quotes  fox2now.com

KEARNEY, Mo. - A Missouri school district is apologizing for removing the senior quotes that two openly gay students wanted printed under their yearbook ...



California Highway Patrol rescues baby sea lion from busy highway  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

SAN FRANCISCO - California Highway Patrol officers rescued a baby sea lion from the middle of a busy highway Wednesday. Troopers said they didn't believe ...



Meramec caverns celebrates its 85th anniversary  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo - Celebrate National Caves & Karst Day at Meramec Caverns Wednesday, June 6. Meramec Caverns is open all year . Summer hours ...



Class 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44  STLtoday.com

Khalifah Muhammad of Belleville East takes a shot as Caleb Burton and Shaun Riley of O'Fallon defend during the Class 4A Collinsville Regional on Monday, ...



Thirty-seven of the 48 candidates to fill the supervisor seat vacated by James Ramos  Highland Community News

Kaisar Ahmed of Redlands. n Elected office: Ran for Redlands Unified School District board twice, Congress twice and Redlands City Council in 2016.



Gabi Deters Is Named Gatorade Player Of The Year  People's Tribune

In its 33rd year of honoring the nation's best high school athletes, The Gatorade Company, today announced Gabi Deters of Bowling Green High School as its ...



Man drowns when watercraft capsizes at Lake of the Ozarks  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CAMDENTON, Mo. - The Missouri State Highway Patrol says a 33-year-old man died after he was thrown from a personal watercraft at the Lake of the Ozarks.



Mo. Attorney General sues popular swimming spot following two deaths  KPLR 11 St. Louis

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – On Monday, the Missouri Attorney General's office filed a lawsuit against The Offsets in Madison County calling out dangerous ...



Reidt Stuff: Pacific Grad Signs With St. Louis Cardinals  The Missourian

As Andrew Reidt pulls on the navy blue jersey with the familiar red Cardinals logo on the chest, he accomplishes much more than simply dressing for a game.



Edwardsville, Triad take aim on advancing past dual sectionals  STLtoday.com

The Edwardsville High wrestling team has won eight consecutive Southwestern Conference championships and eight successive Class 3A regional titles.



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



Drake Westcott, junior, infielder, Edwardsville  STLtoday.com

The power-hitting left-handed batter and Louisville commit led the Tigers in home runs (seven), RBI (34) and batting average (.510). The returning All-Metro ...



Lake Media welcomes Stacy Johnson  Lakenewsonline.com

A 25-year veteran in media sales and and news has joined Lake Media as a multi-media sales executive.



Legends of Winter Classic championship: Cardinal Ritter 58, Soldan 55  STLtoday.com

Luther Burden of Cardinal Ritter goes up for a shot against Elijah Bishop of Soldan in the Legends of Winter Classic championship on Sunday, December 30, ...



STL High School Sports | Photos | stltoday.com  STLtoday.com

Photos of high school sports from stlhighschoolsports.com.



Pacific's VanLeer Reaches 1000 Career Points in Junior Season  The Missourian

Just six games into his junior season, Pacific's Cullen VanLeer reached a major basketball milestone.



Procession for Fallen Soldier Jeffrey White Is Saturday in Pacific  The Missourian

Large crowds are expected to line the streets of Pacific Saturday as the remains of a local soldier killed in Afghanistan last week will return home.



Body of teen who disappeared while swimming in the Big River has been found, police say  STLtoday.com

JEFFERSON COUNTY • The body of a 14-year-old who was last seen swimming in the Big River has been found, the Missouri Highway Patrol said.



Lindbergh water polo player injured on spring break trip, shocks classmates at graduation  fox2now.com

SOUTH ST. COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - Lindbergh High School Water Polo Captain Brad Bauer defied the odds and shocked his classmates by walking across the ...



Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19  STLtoday.com

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...



Egypt announces discovery of ancient port used by temple builders  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

An ancient port used to transport stones for the construction of temples and obelisks has been discovered in Egypt, according to the country's Ministry of ...



MSHP Youth Academy connects youth with law enforcement  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. - The Missouri State Highway Patrol is hosting its Youth Academy at Sunnyhill Adventures Center in Dittmer this week. Some 30 ...



What's an analyst do on a college football staff? Mizzou staffers talk shop  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Complete Q&As with Mizzou senior analysts Ted Monachino, Garrick McGee.



Former NFCA President Wells inducted in St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame  NFCA Home Plate

ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- NFCA Hall of Famer and former Association president Linda Wells was inducted into the St. Louis Sports Hall of Fame on Thursday, Sept.



Nearly 1,000 Missouri boaters get warnings from Missouri State Highway Patrol  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - The Missouri State Highway Patrol conducted its Operation Dry Water campaign from June 29 to July 1. Operation Dry Water is a national effort to ...



Can Lindbergh High School crack down on student fight club?  STLtoday.com

YouTube removes clips of off-campus bouts after request from Lindbergh High.



A solemn graduation for Marjory Stoneman Douglas seniors  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Nearly four months after the Parkland, Florida, community was devastated by a deadly school shooting, seniors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School ...



Highway Patrol Sergeant calls for fight against police corruption  fox2now.com

(KTVI) - Who investigates the investigators? A Highway Patrol Sergeant claims a cover-up by his own department is proof the State of Missouri needs an ...



Two jet skis collide, leaving one rider with life-threatening injuries  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Clearwater, FL (WFTS) -- A jet ski accident in Clearwater on Sunday led to one rider being airlifted to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. Authorities say ...



Mo Johnson: A quiet fisherman with a large voice in fisheries policy  KCAW

Posted by Robert Woolsey, KCAW | Feb 26, 2019. Moses Johnson (l.) accepts the award, presented by Sitka Advisory Committee chair Jon Martin on behalf of ...



Honoring the legend  Isthmus

The Chazen Museum of Art displays 16 prints from the late great printmaker Warrington Colescott, who died in September.



Franklin County Commission wants a dam on the Meramec River to hold back flood waters  fox2now.com

UNION, MO (KTVI) – A Franklin County Commissioner wants to revive a plan to build a wall to hold back water in the Meramec River basin. The banks of the ...



Bayless Bronchos vs. Lincoln College Prep Tigers  STLtoday.com

What: Class 2 boys soccer state semifinal. When, where: 2 p.m. Friday, Soccer Park, Fenton. Records, rankings: Bayless, 21-4-2, No.



Holt High School students arrested for senior prank  fox2now.com

WENTZVILLE, MO (KTVI) – A group of Wentzville students faces felony charges after a senior prank and they were arrested in front of the entire school.



Rockford Beach Park closed following drowning of 14-year-old student  fox2now.com

JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO- Rockford Beach Park is closed until further review following the drowning of 14-year-old Devon Lavelle Cotton. Cotton went missing ...



Army National Combine participants  247Sports.com

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2016 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 8.



Jessica Edington Damico  STLtoday.com

Pacific. Academic rank: 38 of 250. Sports: softball, basketball, track. Academic bio: Beta Club ... Honor Roll. Athletic bio: 2010 Gatorade Missouri Softball Player ...



Homecoming Parade a “Circus” | Pacific  The Missourian

Parade lovers lined downtown streets Sept. 21 to see a make-believe traveling circus parade that was the opening act of Pacific High School's homecoming ...



School district loses third child to tragedy in three months  fox2now.com

OAKVILLE, MO – Authorities identified the south St. Louis County boy who died in a freak accident on an Alabama beach. Ten-year-old Nolan McCabe had ...



Lamke, Hoven Vying For Circuit Judge Seat | County  The Missourian

Two experienced judges are vying for the Division II 20th circuit judge seat in Tuesday's General Election.



Memorial for Woman Slain At Reiker Ford — Release Balloons, Unveil Marker  The Missourian

Cassidy Hutchings loved Hello Kitty, the color blue, being outdoors, children and animals. Independence Day was her favorite summer holiday.



Slip ‘N Slide senior prank lands students in hot water  fox2now.com

ALGONQUIN, IL(WGN)-A senior prank at a Chicago-area high school lands some students in hot water. On Thursday, students at Jacobs High in Algonquin set ...



Miller Career ready for another run at state  STLtoday.com

The Miller Career girls basketball team enters the state semifinals this weekend hoping the third time is the charm.



Community mourns death of high school student athlete  fox2now.com

WATERLOO, IL (KTVI) – Bad news travels fast in small towns. The town of Waterloo has a little more than 10000 residents; most of them have either read about ...



Disabled water skiing group hits the Mississippi River for charity  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS – It was well below zero wind chill when a few people decided to water ski in the Mississippi River – in life-threatening cold temperatures. “I think I just ...



St. Dominic sweeps Timberland for first state berth since 2008  STLtoday.com

WENTZVILLE • After dispatching defending Class 4 runner-up Francis Howell in the district final, the St. Dominic girls volleyball team knew its mission was clear ...



Memorial held for Castlewood State Park drowning victim  fox2now.com

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Sunday family friends and students at Lutheran South High School held a memorial for former student Henry Manu.



Home floats down Meramec river  fox2now.com

EUREKA, MO KTVI) - Flood waters have knocked a home off of its foundation. The structure floating down the Meramec river south of Eureka, east of 109.



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