Florissant Police Remind Area
Residents Fireworks are Illegal
– The Florissant Police Department is reminding that the Discharge and Possession of Fireworks is illegal in St. Louis County as well as the City of Florissant.
Seeks Volunteers, Donations and Money
Story and Photos by Nichole Richardson
Florissant’s local food pantry, TEAM, of the Emergency Assistance Ministry, is celebrating its 30-year anniversary and looking for volunteers to help them serve the Florissant and Hazelwood.
“The one constant, through all the years, Ray, has been baseball.”
So said James Earl Jones as Terrence Mann in the iconic film “Field of Dreams.”
Hazelwood Police Target Impaired
Drivers with Sobriety Checkpoints
Members of the Hazelwood Police Department will be conducting numerous high-visibility DWI sobriety checkpoints throughout the City this upcoming summer. The first checkpoint is scheduled for the weekend of June 10. Several other checkpoints have been scheduled for July and August with plans to supplement them with saturation patrols.
Hazelwood Central Girls Track
Take 2nd, Hazelwood West Boys 4th
By Jim Wieners
Coming off a disappointing 10th-place finish last year after winning a number of meets including district and sectional Hazelwood Central Girls Track & Field scored their school-best 76 points May 27-28 in a state championship meet held this year at Jefferson City High and were seven points better than Class Three State Champion McCluer South-Berkeley (69).
Come To the July 4th Display
Mayor Tom Schneider is advising Florissant residents that the city has a law to protect residents from the dangers of fireworks.
The Eagan Center Theater has had a message reminding residents that “For your safety fireworks are prohibited in the City of Florissant” since a couple of weeks ago. The portable public works signs will have a similar message and be located at the Police Department frontage on N. Lindbergh