North County Incorporated (NCI) invites civic, business, community leaders and residents to celebrate our 37 years of service to the North County community at our Annual Breakfast on Friday, May 16th, 2014 at the Renaissance St. Louis Airport at 7:30 am. Individual seats are available for purchase at the NCI office. The cost for an individual ticket is $45. Breakfast sponsorship and table sponsorship packages are also available. For more information log onto www.NorthStLouisCounty.com, call (314) 895-6241 or email the office at email@example.com.
The Ferguson-Florissant School District held its annual District-wide Spelling Bees on Feb 10 and 11. Holman Elementary School fifth-grader Estephanie Estrada won the district-wide spelling bee, and two students – Commons Lane Elementary sixth-grader Megan Mathers and Ferguson Middle eighth-grader Alexandria Taylor — were selected as finalists to compete in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Regional Spelling Bee on March 1.
Fifty-eight students competed in grade-level competitions for grades 4-8 on Feb. 10 at the District’s Administration Center in Florissant. The winners of each grade level are as follows:
By Cara Koen, Federation of Catholic Schools
What started as a casual conversation after mass between a parishioner and his pastor, has blossomed into a program that will enhance the spiritual and physical wellness of students throughout the Northeast Deanery.
The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Florissant will co-sponsor the 26th Anniversary of the Chamber’s Business Showcase, featuring a “Taste of North County,” on Saturday, March 22, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the James J. Eagan Community Center in Florissant.
St. Louis Community College-Florissant Valley will be hosting a Spring Career and Networking Fair 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, in the Student Center Multipurpose Room. The campus is located at 3400 Pershall Road in Ferguson.
Sponsored by Career and Employment Services (CES) at Florissant Valley, the fair gives jobseekers a chance to meet with a wide range of employers to discuss full-time, part-time, and internship positions.