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3 Incumbents also take Oath of Office
Robert Parson Swearing in Was
Historical Event in Florissant
By Carol Arnett
Robert Parson, Jr. was sworn in to the city council at the council meeting Monday, making him the first African-American councilman in the city’s history. Parson defeated incumbent Mark Schmidt in the April election.
As part of the organization’s 40th Annual Leadership Breakfast celebration, North County Incorporated (NCI) will recognize several area leaders for making a significant positive impact in North County. The event will be held on Friday, May 19 from 7:30.-9:30 a.m. at the Marriott St. Louis Airport. More than 600 business, civic, and community leaders will gather to honor the recipients.
The Knights of Columbus Duchesne Council #2951 and the City of Florissant will be co-sponsoring a Food Truck Knight on Friday, April 21 from 5 to 9 p.m. on the lot near the Old St. Ferdinand Shrine located at 50 rue St. Francois. The trucks will serve until 8 and the band Stillwater will perform until 9. (some trucks may serve later)
Atonement Lutheran Church in Florissant is hosting a celebration of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day on Saturday, April 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Mayor Thomas P. Schneider said that this year’s electronic recycle event on April 8 was an overwhelming success. An overflow of people came to the event to recycle electronic devices which included TVs, computer equipment, stereos and household appliances.
By Jim Wieners
SPRING NOTES — Playing as a Club sport and the only area team, Hazelwood Boys Lacrosse, mainly fielding players from Hazelwood Central and Hazelwood West High Schools, is off to a 6-1 start.« Previous Entries