By Jim Wieners
McCluer North Football will not be seeing the friendly confines of home for the next five weeks and the Stars will start that road swing Friday, Aug. 28, 7 p.m. at a place where their football season ended twice, Kirkwood, defending Suburban XII Conference South Division champions.
Friday, Aug, 28
Free Tai Chi for Seniors at St. Catherine Retirement Community, 3350 St. Catherine Street, at 10 a.m. Reduce stress, strengthen joints and develop balance and coordination. RSVP by calling 314-838-3877.
$5000 Reward Offered in Homicide
An anonymous business has put up a $5000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect in the killing at a Florissant auto repair shop on Aug. 20.
Municipal Court Judge McCullin Orders Major
Changes in the Ferguson Court System
City of Ferguson Municipal Court Judge Donald McCullin, who was appointed to his position in June 2015, is making sweeping changes in the Ferguson Municipal Court. Judge McCullin announced today an order to withdraw all arrest warrants issued before December 31, 2014 and an order changing the conditions for Pre-Trial Release. Defendants will then be given new court dates along with alternative dispositions, such as payment plans, community service and/or commuting fines for indigent persons.
Spending a day at the zoo can help find a cure for dystonia, The Dystance4Dystonia Zoo Walk takes place Sunday, Aug. 30, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and benefits Dystonia Medical Research Foundation.
The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who donate blood or platelets during September.
Those who come to the designated sites to give blood Sept. 1-30 will receive a coupon for a free haircut via email a few days after their donation. The coupon is valid through Nov. 8. Donors must have a valid email address on record to receive the coupon.