Hip Hop Family Night

‘Family Night’ Wraps Up Summer Camp at Eagan Center

Story and photos by

Nichole Richardson

hip ho group shot pg 1   The James J. Eagan Center held its annual “Summer Camp Family Night” on Tuesday, July 12 to celebrate the ending of another successful camp year. Boys and girls danced to songs displaying this year’s chosen theme of “A Night of Hip Hop.”   The theme was voted on by counselors during the training week and introduced to campers the first week of camp. Presenters included Mayor Tom Schneider and assistant camp director Nick Stroot.

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Up and Coming Movies

Mid-Summer’s Movie Recap;

Some Entertaining Films in Theaters Now!

By Sandra Olmsted

Ghostbusters (2016)

Years ago, Dr. Erin Gilbert (Kristen Wiig), now an untenured Columbia University professor, and her former best friend, Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy), wrote a book proving ghosts exist. When Abby begins selling the book online to fund her continuing the research into the paranormal, Erin could lose her bid for tenure and goes to find Abby.

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On Life, Baseball and NASCAR

Stress, Everday Events

Can be Life-Changing

**Randy Gardner photo**By Randy Gardner


Have you ever been so stressed out that you feel like you can’t breathe. That seems to be my life lately. With work, 3 kids and a wife and 3 soccer teams to run. The line is being walked. I hear people say quit frequently that they are stressed but now I totally understand it.

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Florissant City Council meeting

City Pit Bull Ban Still Protested;

Wal-Mart has Parking Lot Problem

By Carol Arnett

The Florissant City Council once again heard from several people who would like to see the city council overturn the city’s ban on pit bulls. The breed specific legislation (BSL) has been criticized for punishing all pit bulls.

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Jim Wieners Sports

American National 18U, 16U Baseball

Win SLABA Post-Season Tourneys

By Jim Wieners

Two American National Baseball Teams, 18 and under as well as 16 and under, won St. Louis Amateur Baseball Association post-season Tournaments played July 15-19.

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A Boomer’s Journal

Summer is at its Peak;

Not Ready For Back to School

By Tom Anselm

Tom AmselI just saw that there are some school districts that are going to start back this first week of August. Now that’s just not right! August used to be the time when baseball was winding down, the pools were so hot and nasty that we seldom went anymore, and boredom was beginning to set in.

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