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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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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

Davis leads 3-point barrage for Parkway North in victory against Hazelwood Central

FLORISSANT • Five Hazelwood Central girls basketball seniors were honored Friday in a pre-game ceremony.

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 ...

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 ...

Missing North County teen found safe  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Update: At 11:23am, St. Louis County Police tweeted that Christian Fredrick had been safely located. ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO - St. Louis County police are ...

Teachers leave Hazelwood schools in large numbers after another controversial year

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

Audit says Hazelwood schools misreported attendance, reaped $95,000 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.

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.

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, ...

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.

Wounded, winless Webster Groves prepares for Kirkwood

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

Hazelwood Central overcomes rugged Riverview Gardens

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

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 ...

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 ...

Whistle blowing Athletic Director, has hearing before school board

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – The Hazelwood School District referred to a public meeting Monday as a name clearing opportunity for the former athletic ...

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, ...

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 ...

Hazelwood Central football player’s kind gesture rocks a 7-year-old’s world

FLORISSANT, MO (KTVI)-Carson Busse, 7, of Florissant, has had to wear a halo ever since surgery, June 7. The medical brace fits over his upper torso and is ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

District roundup: Hazelwood Central, MICDS roll in district openers

Raphael Bell scored three touchdowns as Hazelwood Central knocked off rival McCluer North 35-0 in a Class 6 District 2 first-round game Saturday at Central.

Dynamic duo leads Trinity past Hazelwood Central

FLORISSANT • Like any good setter, Trinity junior Abby Grumich has a certain synergy with her hitters.

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 ...

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, ...

Hazelwood School District alum returns to share love of dance with Larimore students  St. Louis American

The Larimore Dance Club held their first dance showcase in front of family, friends and staff last semester in the Hazelwood Southeast Middle School ...

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 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.

County cops, students face off in friendly hoops scrimmage at Hazelwood Central

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY • Scoring the most points wasn't the main goal for a pickup basketball team of St. Louis County police officers at the Hazelwood ...

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 ...

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 ...

26 scholars receive $620K in scholarships | Local News  St. Louis American

At The St. Louis American Foundation's 2017 Salute to Excellence in Education gala, 26 students received scholarships – totaling over $620000 – to help them ...

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 ...

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 ...

Runaway juveniles could be endangered, police say

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - Two teenagers who vanished about a week ago could be headed toward the West Coast and may be endangered, the St.

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 ...

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.

Ferguson veteran Bradley Rayford graduates | Local News  St. Louis American

St. Louis Community College held its 2016 graduation ceremony on May 22 at the Chaifetz Arena. Over 5,0000 students and family members from all four ...

Hazelwood's top teacher came to education in a roundabout way

Jason Dinwiddie says his early journalism career was an act of rebellion.

McClellan: St. Louis has world-class medical facilities but no place for Tara

Kindred wants to move local woman to Iowa, where she has no friends or family.

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.”

McCluer North: Matthew Graham

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

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Ashley Nicole Geist

Hazelwood West. Academic rank: 19 of 541. Sports: cross country, soccer. Academic bio: Honor roll (four years) ... 4.0 GPA or above (four years) ... Suburban ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

This Is What Democracy Looks Like in America  Bloomberg

The most memorable moments around the country on an historic Election Day.

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 ...

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.

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.

North Tech: Brittany Monae Moore

Academic rank: 2 of 205. Sports: basketball, track and field. Academic bio: National Honor Society. Athletic bio: Track team MVP ... basketball team Best ...

Pilot from Florissant dies in Puerto Rico plane crash

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

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 ...

Caroline Lucille Claywell

Alton Marquette. Academic rank: N/A (school does not rank). Sports: tennis, basketball, soccer. Academic bio: Honor roll (four years). Athletic bio: State tennis ...

Rolla woman accused of rape |

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

Gateway FC Vest took on challengers across the Midwest

The Gateway FC Vest U9 boys soccer team was a finalist in the Challenger Sports Invitational in Overland Park, Kan. on September 29-30. The Cardinals Team ...

Mo. mom charged for killing blind son with autism

Police say they found her Aug. 29 in a Polk County, Missouri, field lying about 20 feet away from a dead teenager wearing a diaper.

Missouri State Rep. Stacey Newman writes open letter to Governor-elect Greitens

Less than one week after the wife of Governor-elect Eric Greitens was robbed at gunpoint in the Central West End, Missouri State Rep. Stacey Newman ...

Granite City: Natalie Erin O'Keefe

Academic rank: 1 of 427. Sports: basketball, track and field, cross country. Academic bio: Illinois State Scholar ... PSAE Math Award ... Academic All-Conference ...

Surveillance video released of murder suspect

Police have released surveillance video of the man they believe may have killed a homeless person last month. Darrell McCoy, 31, was killed in the 3600 block ...

McKinley: James Sylvester Guerin

Academic rank: 1 of 21. Sports: basketball, track, cross country. Academic bio: Valedictorian ... National Honor Society president ... SLPS Scholar Athlete (three ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Kmart theft led to high speed chase, manhunt

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

World Photography Day

August 19 is World Photography Day, celebrating the passion for photography and the power of imagery!

Mo. man charged in ATV accident that killed 3-year-old

POTOSI, Mo. (AP) - An eastern Missouri man is charged with involuntary manslaughter in the ATV accident that killed his 3-year-old daughter. The Daily Journal ...

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 facing charges after domestic dispute |

A Troy, Mo., man is facing two charges after police say he broke into his ex-wife's apartment and stole her car keys.

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 ...

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 ...

Suspected O'Fallon, Mo.,burglars busted

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

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.

Man charged with elder abuse of mother

A Wisconsin man was is facing charges in St. Louis County after police say he abused his mother Saturday.

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 ...

Soccer star Abby Wambach arrested for DUI

Soccer star Abby Wambach was arrested in Portland overnight on DUI.

Loud sex finally too much for cancer-stricken neighbors

YORK, Pa. — Some nights, before two of her daughters went to bed, Tanya Saylor would give them headphones.

Pair in custody for shooting at group of kids and parents

ST. LOUIS -- A man and a woman are in police custody after shooting into a group of parents and children last week. 23-year-old Keirra Thomas and 23-year-old ...

Burglar accused of kicking out cop car window

A burglar is accused of kicking out the window of a police cruiser after he was arrested for breaking into a home. According to a police report, 31-year-old ...

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 ...

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 ...

Drury assistant tennis coach charged with rape

An assistant men's and women's tennis coach at Drury University has been charged with rape after police say he forced himself onto a woman after a party on ...

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.

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 ...

Suspect in custody for St. Peters bank robbery

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

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.

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.

Three charged in child sexual assault in Lincoln County

Two men and a woman are facing charges for their roles in the sexual assault of a Florida girl, Lincoln County Police said Tuesday.

Troy parents charged for meth possession

A Lincoln County mother and father are in custody facing drug and child endangerment charges after police say they found meth and heroin in their home ...

Man charged in son's overdose death

A Berkeley man is facing criminal charges after his son overdosed and died. Court documents say 36-year-old Laron Crawford is a heroin addict, who uses ...

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