Florissant Police Help Families at Local Schools

Florissant police officers with bags of toys for needy families

Florissant police officers with bags of toys for needy families

Members of the Florissant Police Department delivered gifts to three local schools in Florissant as part of the second annual Heros for the Holidays campaign. The gifts were given to parents of 35 kids so they can make their kids’ Holiday Season special.

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Prep Swimming Roundup

Stars Win McCluer North Girls Swim

Relays, West Freestyler Back To State

                 By Jim Wieners

McCluer North Girls Swimming got off to a winning start Dec. 11 at the Florissant-James J. Eagan Civic Center by winning their own relay meet.

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High School Basketball roundup

North Tech Boys Seeks 4-Peat

At Lutheran St. Charles County


By Jim Wieners

Until 2012 it is rare for North Technical Boys Basketball to win a tournament let alone winning it three years in a row at Lutheran High St. Charles County by 2014. This week North Tech attempts to enter an elite status by trying to win four years in a row at the Lutheran SC Nike Cougar Classic, since only a few win any sports tournament in four consecutive years.

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Rams in Spotlight Thursday night

Is Thursday Night’s Game

Last For Rams in St. Louis?

By Randy Gardner

How many times have you seen the Rams play a game on any day but Sunday over the past several years? That’s right, its easy— none. So why are they suddenly playing on Thursday Night Football?

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Big Crowd at Civic Center Meeting on Coldwater Creek Cancer Wanted to Learn More

Story and photo by Bob Lindsey

One of the largest crowds in memory packed the Florissant Civic Center last week to hear updates on the cleanup and future testing sites along Coldwater Creek where many think radiation from the creek bed caused various cancers.

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Ferguson Commission Member Reflects on Accomplishments, Effectiveness, Future Goals

T.R.Carr

T.R.Carr

T. R. Carr chaired one committee, served on another

By Tom Anselm

Over a year ago the St. Louis County Grand Jury announced that Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson would not be charged in the death of Michael Brown. In light of the resulting civil unrest and property damage in the Ferguson area and other parts of the St. Louis Metropolitan area, a commission was formed by Gov. Jay Nixon to address some of the issues that surfaced. It was called The Ferguson Commission and was made up of community leaders and regular citizens appointed by Nixon.

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