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Trinity Girls Soccer Opens With 5-0 Shutout Over McCluer North

By Jim Wieners

Trinity Catholic Girls Soccer began a new era March 23 with a 5-0 shutout over McCluer North at James Eagan Field at Eagan Civic Center, across Waterford Drive from the Ferguson-Florissant School District Administration Building and McCluer North High.

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Should The Coach Go If U.S. Soccer Team Fails To Qualify For World Cup?

**Randy Gardner photo**By Randy Gardner

If you are a soccer fan like I am, you have to be disappointed in the United States National soccer team. I should maybe correct myself and say, are you disappointed in the players, the game or the coaching?

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Hazelwood West Boys, Hazelwood Central Girls Win Track And Field

By Jim Wieners

It was a winning Track & Field day before Easter, March 26, for the Hazelwood West Boys in O’Fallon, Mo. and for the Hazelwood Central Girls in the Clayton-University City area.

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A Bouquet of Spring Films Popping Up

by Sandra Olmsted

While not every film that pops up in the movie theaters this Spring will smell lovely, at least the list below provides some guidance to avoid some of the weeds by focusing on the most beautiful blooms anticipated. April 1 brings two bio-pics based on the lives of famous musicians. It seems a cruel April Fools joke that these are not getting better buzz. I Saw the Light (Sony Pictures Classics), with Hank Williams played by Tom Hiddleston, and Born to be Blue (IFC Films), with Chet Baker played by Ethan Hawke, are, however, getting good buzz for the performances by the lead actors, including Elizabeth Olsen as one of Williams’ wives.

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When it Comes to Super Heroes, There’s Really Only One For Me

A Boomer’s Journal

Tom Amsel. pg 2jpgBy Tom Anselm

The entertainment world is obsessed with superheroes. This may be a sociological statement of the longing for competent leadership that seems so very lacking in today’s society. Or is could just be for plain old fun and profit. Either way, one can find movies, comic books and TV series’ for Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Supergirl, Spiderman, even Antman and Aquaman.

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No Doubt the Dining Divas Liked Gus’ Chicken Fried

By Lisa Kampeter**Lisa Kampeter photo** revised

I was a little hesitant about the latest restaurant of choice for the Dining Divas. First, they don’t take reservations. Second, every time I’ve driven by, there’s been a line outside the door. And finally, their specialty is fried chicken, and the last time we went to a place like that, I heard more complaints than compliments from the Divas. They couldn’t seem to be able to accept the restaurant’s chicken and sides’ prices compared to a place like KFC!

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