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Sentencing is April 11
Brian Lamont Cannon, Jr., of St. Louis, was convicted March 6 of shooting Florissant Police Officer Mike Vernon in May of 2012.
Vernon was looking for the suspect in a burglary when he encountered Cannon behind a bank building on Lindbergh, near New Halls Ferry Rd. Cannon, who had been hiding in a dumpster, raised the lid and fired five shots at Vernon.
By Carol Arnett
There were several bills dealing with auto businesses and gas stations at the last Florissant City Council meeting. The council also passed a bill dealing with a boundary adjustment and passed a resolution honoring Gary Behlmann.
Cleaning up area streams and neighborhoods is the theme of the sixth annual Confluence Trash Bash, which will take place from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 15. Volunteers can meet at one of four starting points for the effort, including Bangert Park in Florissant, 275 South New Florissant Road.
Old St. Ferdinand Shrine will be hosting its annual St. Patrick’s Lunch/Dinner from 1-6 p.m. on Monday, March 17.
Home-cooked corned beef, potatoes and cabbage will be prepared by Irish shrine members. An dinner plate plus drink costs only $8. Sandwiches are available for $3 and children eat for $4. Take-out is available.
The Ferguson-Florissant School District begins kindergarten registration on Monday, March 3 at the District’s Admissions Office, Room B-11, located at the Administration Center, 1005 Waterford Drive in Florissant.
To enroll, parents or guardians must bring the following items to the Admissions Office between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, starting March 3:« Previous Entries