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Death of a Classmate

August 9, 2018 by Christine Smith Salter (Register to contact)

Death of a dear friend and one of the 1968 Hazelwood HS graduation class.

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De Smet's depth delivers shutout win over Hazelwood Central

FLORISSANT — Darez Snider isn't leaving anything in the tank.

Class 6 District 1 quarterfinal: Hazelwood West 20, Hazelwood Central 14 | High School Football

Hazelwood West's Kaleb Woods runs for a gain during a Class 6 District 1 quarterfinal football game on Saturday, October 27, 2018, at Hazelwood Central High ...

Hazelwood Central 28, Webster Groves 6 | High School Football

Hazelwood Central's Jordan Tate (10) reaches but can't make the catch as Webster Groves' Jerqon Conners defends during a game on Thursday, August 30, ...

Houston Texans: Roderick Johnson is ready to steal LT job from Matt Kalil  House of Houston

Houston Texans offensive left tackle Roderick Johnson is a rising star and reportedly is a serious threat to Matt Kalil's title as the starter. What's up?

Police: Hazelwood high school student brought gun to school  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. – A student at Hazelwood Central High School was arrested Tuesday afternoon for bringing an unloaded gun to campus. According to Officer ...

Roderick Johnson boosting candidacy for Texans’ LT job  Houston Chronicle

A starting job is within his grasp, and Roderick Johnson has every intention of getting it. Whether Johnson emerges as the Texans' starting left tackle in the ...

Cooper shakes off early miscue as Hazelwood West slips past Hazelwood Central

FLORISSANT • Darius Cooper had to pick himself up before he could pick his team up.

Hazelwood Central bounces back with solid win over Webster Groves

FLORISSANT • Kenny Washington felt like hiding. The Hazelwood Central senior defensive lineman kept his head down while briskly walking through the halls ...

Hazelwood School District reschedules football games over safety concerns

FLORISSANT, Mo. – The Hazelwood School District has rescheduled two high school football games over safety concerns. The Hazelwood Central vs ...

Community workshop Jan. 23 at Hazelwood Central High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FLORISSANT, Mo. -The Hazelwood School District is looking for community input as it considers a possible redistricting project that could impact which schools ...

Pep Zone: Hazelwood Central High School

FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI)- School spirit is at an all time high at Hazelwood Central High School! FOX 2's Lisa Hart joins us live from the home of the Hawks for ...

Hazelwood School District hosts redistricting open house  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD, Mo. - The Hazelwood School District will host an open house Thursday addressing the second phase of a three-year project on the possibility of ...

Hazelwood Central sharpshooter has Wright touch in win over rival East

FLORISSANT • Telly Wright had the hot hand at all the right times on Thursday.

Teachers leave Hazelwood schools in large numbers after another controversial year

At least 123 teachers and 13 administrators have quit Hazelwood schools.

Hazelwood Central overcomes rugged Riverview Gardens | High School Football

FLORISSANT • Javon Kirk practiced for two months just for situations like this.

School intruder drill in Hazelwood School District  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

HAZELWOOD Mo. - St. Louis based Tier One Tactical Solutions is conducting a training exercise on how to respond to an intruder in the Hazelwood School ...

Audit says Hazelwood schools misreported attendance, reaped $95000 in state aid

The audit was the result of a petition by district residents, who have scrutinized the school district since officials proposed budget cuts in 2016.

Tom Brady Offers Words Of Encouragement To Graduate With New Heart  CBS Boston

ST. LOUIS, MO. – A heart transplant meant that Shaun Patterson wasn't able to attend his graduation at Hazelwood Central High School in Florissant, Missouri, ...

Wounded, winless Webster Groves prepares for Kirkwood | High School Football

WEBSTER GROVES • Cole Schnettgoecke was up late Saturday night watching the glory days on YouTube.

2 Hazelwood Central students killed in overnight crash

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - High school students in the Hazelwood School District are mourning the loss of two young friends whose car veered out of ...

Hazelwood School District hosts community engagement workshops on redistricting  St. Louis American

As the Hazelwood School District begins to lay the foundation for a possible redistricting project, first, they would like to engage students, parents, staff, and ...

Notebook: Watson delivers in Fort Zumwalt East's miraculous win; Hazelwood Central suspends Davis

ST. PETERS • Ben Watson has a cherub tattooed on his right shoulder.

Missouri Judge Blocks Parts Of State Voter Photo ID Law  NPR

A Missouri judge ruled on Tuesday that state election officials can no longer tell voters they must show a photo ID in order to cast a ballot. The ruling blocks part ...

18-year olds from Florissant charged in robbery at high school

HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI) – The St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney's Office charged two Florissant men in connection with an armed robbery inside a high ...

Breckenridge Hills man gets probation for running over man with pickup truck after bar fight

CLAYTON — A Breckenridge Hills man was given five years' probation Thursday after he fatally injured a man last year by driving a pickup truck over him after a ...

Students to seek clues into death of Florissant soldier

The Army says it was suicide. The family believes it was murder. Now, college students are conducting their own investigation into the July 19, 2005, death of ...

McCluer North High School students leave class to stage “Hands Up” demonstration

FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI)- Hundreds of north county high school students are walking out of class today and staging protests in support of Michael Brown.

Mark Behlmann seeking support of 'close white friends' in bid for Hazelwood school board  St. Louis American

Mark Behlmann may be hoping some of his “close white friends” will put pressure on Hazelwood school board members to appoint him to replace Chuck Woods, ...

Most of ACT perfect scores come from the St. Louis area

Of the 82 Missouri students who graduated in May and scored perfectly on the American College Test, 46 of them were from the St. Louis area, according to the ...

Super 25 Boys Basketball Expert Rankings  USA TODAY High School Sports

Result: Previous Rank (PR): 1. Last game: Beat Lake Forest (Ind.) Academy 66-42. Next: Virginia Academy (Ashburn, Va.) 2 ...

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St. Louis area police departments push to recruit a more diverse force

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY • Police departments across the country are having trouble filling open positions. So the Ethical Society of Police sponsored its first ...

FSU offers three-star offensive lineman Ira Henry  247Sports

Late on Thursday evening, Florida State offered Saint Louis (Mo.) Trinity Catholic three-star offensive tackle Ira Henry. The Seminoles join a lengthy list of more ...

FSU signs three-star offensive lineman Ira Henry  Tomahawk Nation

At 6'5 320, Henry certainly has the size to play on the outside.

St. Louis County's municipal courts are being judged — and some still are falling short  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

HILLSDALE • Over the years, an untold number of people showed up here, at a former residence turned into a hall of justice, to be judged for speeding and other ...

Robotics booms in St. Louis as thousands of students gather to 'compete with their minds'

ST. LOUIS • About 29,000 students and 800 robots descended on downtown Wednesday in preparation for the FIRST Championship, the most prestigious ...

Fighting at school could result in felony charge

HAZELWOOD, MO (KTVI) – In an effort to deter future fighting on campus, the Hazelwood School District has put a notice to parents on its website notifying ...

Power Five commitment recap: June 22-23  247Sports

The NCAA Dead Period got underway on Monday, but it was preceded by one of the busiest recruiting weekends of the year. On Saturday and Sunday alone, ...

Mizzou announces full-tuition grants for low-income students  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The deal is available to all first time freshmen, transfer students and existing students who meet the requirements to receive a federal Pell grant.

St. Louis County Police holding Diversity Recruitment Fair  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis County Police Department is making it a priority to have a police force that racially represents the community it protects and serves. |

Read the latest St. Louis high school sports, high school athlete stats, high school schedules, recruiting news, photos and video from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch ...

St. Louis-born Smino rides a wave of hip-hop success

Hip-hop newcomer Smino, originally of St. Louis, is opening eyes nationally with his futuristic funk-rap debut album “blkswn.”

10 years later, a soldier's family still grieves and questions the Army's version of her death  St. Louis Public Radio

Ten years after Army Private LaVena Lynn Johnson died in Iraq, her father keeps family photographs of her tucked away in his basement office in his.

SIUE women's basketball inks three  AdVantage News

EDWARDSVILLE — SIUE women's basketball head coach Paula Buscher announced the addition of three student-athletes for the 2018-19 season. SIUE, which ...

Mother of Florissant woman who protested in Ferguson believes daughter's death was accident

Becca Campbell, 26, was fatally shot Nov. 21 in St. Louis after a crash.

STLHSS Scholar Athletes

Each year, the Post-Dispatch honors an athlete from each area high school in the Scholar Athlete program.

Teacher absences hurt student learning  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

At 69 schools in the St. Louis region, at least half of the teaching staff missed more than two weeks of school.

Eastern Illinois University Roundup: five named all-Ohio Valley Conference in baseball  Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

Five Panthers named to All-Oho Valley Conference baseball teams.

Along for the Ride: A roundabout way to build a St. Louis County roundabout  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

A roundabout at Old Halls Ferry Road and Vaile Avenue — the first such configuration by the St. Louis County Department of Transportation — took a circuitous ...

Woman and girl latest drowning victims in stretch of Meramec River that's claimed 14 lives in 14 years  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

ST. LOUIS COUNTY • The deaths of a woman and girl in the Meramec River at Castlewood State Park bring the number of people who've drowned in that ...

McCluer North: Matthew Graham | McCluer North High School

Academic rank: 2/404. Sports: soccer, wrestling, tennis. Academic bio: Missouri Scholars Academy ... Gold Card, four years ... Academic Letter ... Academic Bar .

Eric Poole's humorous memoir recounts coming of age in Florissant

Former St. Louisan Eric Poole's second memoir is an anguished and funny romp through Florissant and the Central West End in the 1970s and 1980s that ...

Basketball recruiting

College recruiting for high school basketball players from the St. Louis Metro Area.

St. Louis is hot spot for 'underwater' mortgages

Metro St. Louis is a national hot spot for “underwater” mortgages, according to a new study, and the problem is particularly acute in north St. Louis County.

Boeing engineer built a flight simulator to teach students the wonders of science  St. Louis American

The story of the mobile flight simulator that Christopher Miller created to get school kids excited about math and science would make for the kind of buddy movie ...

Election 2016: The 16 best photos as Americans head to the polls  MarketWatch

The most contentious presidential election in recent history come to a conclusion Tuesday, as Americans headed to the polls. The race between Democrat ...

Columbia College baseball set to return to the diamond after a 35-year absence  Columbia Missourian

Starting in the 2016-17 school year, Columbia College will field a baseball team for the first time since 1982. Athletic director Bob Burchard and coach Darren ...

Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.

Florissant man tells police he killed his wife

A Florissant, Missouri man was taken into custody Thursday, accused of the brutal murder of the mother of his two children. Police said Peter Chafin, 41, called ...

Lee out, Bennett in as Chaminade basketball coach

Chaminade announced Tuesday that Kelvin Lee is out as the school's basketball coach after 16 seasons. He will be replaced by assistant Frank Bennett.

Top 200 College Football Recruits for Class of 2014: Recruiting Season Edition  Bleacher Report

The 2014 recruiting class is loaded with legitimate star talent at every position. Prospects across the country are weeks away from sealing their collegiate football ...

Pilot from Florissant dies in Puerto Rico plane crash

The pilot, Steve Gullberg, 28, had expressed concerns about airline's safety, family says.

Men charged for breaking into City Museum

ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Two men are facing charges after a high-profile break-in at the St. Louis City Museum that went viral this week.

Mo. man uses gun as hammer at school

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. -- A Missouri man is under arrest after volunteering at a school event. Forty-five-year-old Jeffrey Grubbs was helping with construction ...

Kmart theft led to high speed chase, manhunt

A high speed chase and manhunt tied up police in two states Wednesday.

Daycare provider convicted in child's death

ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) - A jury has recommended a five-year prison term for a former eastern Missouri day care provider found guilty in the death of an ...

Man charged for north STL murder

A man is facing charges, accused of killing another man in the Skinker Debaliviere neighborhood. Police say 23-year-old Davontay Vastine fatally shot ...

Suspected O'Fallon, Mo.,burglars busted

Police busted three people for stealing from a home in O'Fallon, Mo.

Police: Men charged after stealing baby formula

Two men are facing charges after police said they stole more than $1000 of baby formula from a St. Louis County Wal-Mart.

Man convicted in St. Louis County of double 2014 killing

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - Sentencing is scheduled for next month for a St. Louis-area man convicted of the 2014 shooting deaths of two men. A St. Louis County jury ...

Lincoln Co. man charged with child molestation

LINCOLN COUNTY -- A Lincoln County man was found guilty of first degree child molestation. 51-year-old Hershel Brown was sentenced to 20 years in prison ...

Thousand Dollar Baby: By day Jamie O'Hare studies for a master's in social work. Her night job is anything but.  Riverfront Times

At 5 a.m. on March 7, Jamie O'Hare clambers out of bed and spits into a cup. She spits en route to an interview with...

Pagedale man charged in Maplewood carjacking

MAPLEWOOD, Mo. -- A Pagedale man has now been charged in a Maplewood carjacking. Police believe 22-year-old Randall Taylor was one of four men who ...

Suspect charged in shooting of officer

A Hillsdale Police Officer was injured in a shooting in the 6200 block of Bailey Place around 12:30 Sunday night.

Camp counselor charged with sex crimes

A man who was employed as a camp counselor at Camp Gator in Lake St. Louis and as a lead gym attendant at the St. Peters Rec Plex in 2014 and 2015 was ...

Texan on 10 Most Wanted sex offender list caught in Missouri

Authorities say a Fort Worth-area man on the Texas 10 Most Wanted sex offenders list has been captured in Missouri.

Cops: Man gets flamin' mad over foiled Cheetos theft

After a gas station clerk manager to stop 33-year-old Joshua Crook from taking a bag of Flamin' Hot Cheetos, he attempted to light the gas station on fire, ...

FBI looking for three facing drug charges

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking for help tracking down three fugitives of an alleged drug trafficking organization.

Woman pleads guilty to fatally shooting aunt

LEMAY, Mo. -- A south county woman accused in the murder of her aunt has pleaded guilty to a lesser charge. Jamie Onkle was charged with second-degree ...

Rolla woman accused of rape |

A Rolla woman is in custody after being charged with rape.

Man charged for Wednesday double shooting

A man is in custody and facing charges a day after police say he shot two men, hurting a homeowner and killing his neighbor, a press release from the Major ...

Local couple charged in severe abuse case

POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- A 12-year-old boy remains in the hospital after he was found in what police describe as deplorable conditions. The Division of Family ...

VIDEO: Road rage video shows driver doing the unthinkable

LUTZ, Fla. -- At about 5:30 p.m. just north of County Line Road, two people on a motorcycle were injured due to a driver's road rage.

O'Fallon, Mo. woman charged for knife attack

O'Fallon, Mo. -- A St. Charles County woman has been charged for assaulting another person and attacking their vehicle. 38-year-old Amanda Held attacked the ...

Man found guilty of murdering Drury Inn clerk

ST. LOUIS -- The man shot who shot and killed a hotel employee during a robbery will spend the rest of his life in prison. On Friday, a jury convicted Joseph ...

Woman arrested after falling through ceiling of Big Lots

Police say a woman was arrested last week after she broke into a Springfield Big Lots store, climbed into the ceiling and then came crashing down to the floor.

Major Case Squad no longer investigating Wentzville man's death

What started out as a call to put out a fire has turned into an investigation in Wentzville.

Big Shark employees accused of theft

Two former Big Shark employees are accused of working together to steal from the bike shop. According to a police report from the Chesterfield Police ...

New victims of Wentzville plumber accused of sex crimes come forward

UPDATE: Four new victims have come forward in the case of a Wentzville plumber that allegedly used his business to to find victims. Daniel Hallmark, 54, was ...

Marshal shoots suspect near STL City Hall

New details have been released about a shooting involving a St. Louis city marshal. According to a police report, the 58-year-old city marshal with five years of ...

Suspected bank robber taken into custody

Police have taken a suspect into custody in connection with a Tuesday afternoon downtown bank robbery.

2 men accused of rape, threatening to 'waterboard' woman

Two men are now facing charges after they threatened to "waterboard" a woman if she didn't have sex with them, according to Frontenac police.

Phelps Co. man arrested for sex crimes

Phelps County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Dixon man for sex crimes in Rolla. The sheriff's department said they received a complaint alleging a minor had ...

Man sentenced in corrections officer assault

A St. Peters man was sentenced to 30 years in prison Monday for nearly beating a corrections officer to death in 2015. It was all caught on camera last July and ...

Suspect in custody for St. Peters bank robbery

Police have taken a suspect into custody in connection with a Thursday morning bank robbery.

Prosecutor: Man shot himself with officer's gun

An investigation of a November shooting by a southwest Missouri prosecutor found that a Springfield man who was resisting arrest used an officer's gun to kill ...

Police: Intoxicated woman shoots at boyfriend, hits another woman

A Lincoln County woman is accused of shooting at her boyfriend, but hitting her friend during a night of drinking. According to the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, ...

MN man accused of killing infant daughter by throwing her

A Minnesota man is accused of killing his infant daughter by throwing her 12 feet into the air and across a kitchen.

Calif. ex-teacher slits throat in court after jury finds him guilty of raping girl

A former teacher slit his throat with a razor blade Wednesday after a jury convicted him of raping a girl who was 13 at the time. The Orange County jury found ...

Man charged for O'Fallon gas station robbery

O'Fallon police are looking for a man suspected of robbing a gas station on Bryan Road early Monday morning.

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