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National Girls High School Wrestling Rankings For February 6, 2019  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum have published its third National Girls High School rankings for the 2018-19 ...

Schurig likes depth of Washburn signing class  WIBW

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Washburn welcomed 28 new Ichabods on National Signing Day. Every coach usually sees a key trait or something they really like about ...

Female wrestlers flock to Northwest High's wrestling team

The Northwest High School women's wrestling team has championship ambitions this winter. This is the first year the Missouri State High School Activities ...

Student charged following Northwest High School bomb threat

A bomb threat prompted the evacuation of a Jefferson County high school Wednesday. Students and teachers at Northwest High School, in Cedar Hill, were ...

Whitfield wins third Class 1 title in a row and eighth overall with youthful lineup

COLUMBIA, MO. • Even with a lot of new faces, the Whitfield machine kept rolling in the Missouri Boys Wrestling State Championships.

Bomb threat forces evacuation at Northwest High School in Cedar Hill  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CEDAR HILL, Mo. - Students at Northwest High School in Jefferson County were evacuated due to a bomb threat. Authorities have taken an 18-year-old student ...

Seckman survives thriller with Northwest to win battle of unbeatens

CEDAR HILL • Blake Fritz had the ball in his hands, and with it the best start in school history.

Student charged with making terrorist threat at Northwest Senior High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CEDAR HILL, Mo. – An 18-year-old student faces felony charges for making a terrorist threat Northwest Senior High School. The probable cause statement said ...

High school teacher resigns after showing controversial movie in class  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. - A high school teacher resigned over the uproar after showing a movie in a Jefferson County high school classroom. The movie ...

High schoolers hold pre-prom fundraiser in honor of friend who died last year  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS - Saturday will mark one year since a multi-vehicle crash on I-270 claimed the life of an 18-year-old girl. Her friends are holding a special event in her ...

Woman killed in west St. Louis County Catholic supply store identified  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO - The family of the woman who was killed in the Catholic Supply store attack in west county describes her as a beautiful and kind ...

Can an ex-con help keep youth and non-violent offenders from falling beyond reach in St. Louis?

ST. LOUIS • As a young man, Darren Seals grew up with a supportive family. That wasn't enough to keep him in line, though. He said he was expelled from ...

High Ridge church holds mass and prayer in honor of woman shot inside Catholic Supply store  KPLR 11 St. Louis

HIGH RIDGE, MO - Parishioners at St Anthony of Padua in High Ridge packed the pews Tuesday night honoring 53-year-old Jamie Schmidt, who died at a ...

Brent Edwin Trame, 48, St. Louis  Leader Publications

Brent Edwin Trame, 48, of St. Louis died Aug. 31, 2018. Mr. Trame was a 1988 Northwest High School graduate, and he served in the U.S. Navy for four years.

Pep Zone: Northwest High School CEDAR HILL, Mo. _It's Friday and that means it's time for the Menards Pep Zone! FOX 2's Chris Regnier joins us live from Northwest ...

Several teachers named regional finalists for Missouri's 'Teacher of the Year"  KY3

The Regional Teacher of the Year program began in 2016 in an effort to celebrate outstanding teachers from all areas of the state.

ICYMI: Students rally behind Northwest High teacher who resigned  Leader Publications

Northwest High School students are rallying around a teacher who resigned after he showed a film in his class that some students found objectionable.

No Lion, Northwest is 1-0 after stirring comeback in opener

CEDAR HILL • The Northwest football team is 1-0. Soak that up for a second. Marinate in it. Because it's a rare phenomenon (no glasses required). Northwest ...

Week 8 games to watch | High School Football

Just two weeks remain in the 2018 high school football regular season. Here's a look at some of the top matchups in the area.

Attorney for teen charged in making bomb threat wants charges dropped  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

CEDAR HILL, MO - The attorney for a Jefferson County teen charged with making terrorist threats at a high school, wants his charges dropped. According to ...

'She's a saint and a martyr;' Family, community remembers woman killed at Catholic supply store in West County

HIGH RIDGE ( - Hundreds gathered in a High Ridge church on Tuesday night to remember a woman who was fatally shot inside a Catholic Supply ...

Anthony Michael Todd, 43, Pacific  Leader Publications

Anthony Michael Todd, 43, of Pacific died May 7, 2018. Mr. Todd was employed with Smith Food in Pacific, and formerly was a journeyman ironworker for 10 ...

Senior Citizen Prom planned for April 22 at Northwest High  Leader Publications

Seniors get ready. The Senior Citizen Prom is planned for Saturday, April 22, and there is a special theme – “Meet Me in St. Louis.”

Chris Regnier returns to Northwest High School for Pep Zone

It's Friday and that means it's time for the Pep Zone. We sent our own Chris Regnier to Northwest High School in Cedar Hill to experience Lions pride firsthand.

Monti, running attack power Fox past Northwest

CEDAR HILL • The streak wasn't going to end on Dominic Monti's watch.

PICTURES: Kaylee Priscu Memorial Scholarship Event  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

Professional make-up artists and hair stylists filled the Northwest High School cafeteria in Cedar Hill, MO, on Saturday, April 21, along with dozens of young ...

2018-19 Preseason Girls National High School Rankings  FloWrestling

USA Wrestling, FloWrestling and the National Wrestling Hall of Fame and Museum are again partnered to create its preseason national rankings for high school ...

COUNTY COUNCIL DISTRICT 1: Charter member Bickowski faces challenge for third term  Leader Publications

Don Bickowski, who is one of the three remaining members of the first Jefferson County Council that was seated in 2011, has drawn a strong challenge in the ...

RECORDER OF DEEDS: Waters faces challenge for third term from Kasten  Leader Publications

Republican Debbie Dunnegan, who is listed on the Nov. 6 ballot as Debbie “Dunnegan” Waters, faces a challenge as she seeks her third four-year term.

Partyline: Baby makin' music | Partyline  St. Louis American

Baby makin' music. I knew I was in the right spot when I came through the Pageant to check out the Troop, Silk and Dru Hill show Thursday night when.

COUNTY COUNCIL DISTRICT 7: Jennewein looks to unseat incumbent Terry  Leader Publications

Jim Terry, who is wrapping up his first four-year term representing District 7 on the Jefferson County Council, faces a challenge in the Nov. 6 election.

McKewon: Nebraska's biggest misses during the 2019 recruiting cycle  Omaha World-Herald

Nebraska hit on a lot of its top recruiting targets in the 2019 recruiting class. But a few got away. Here are a few misses the Huskers had during this.

Students from Cor Jesu and Whitfield will represent St. Louis at the Jimmy Awards

Maggie Kuntz, who played Dolly in Cor Jesu Academy's production of “Hello, Dolly!,” and Liam Dean, who played Seymour in the Whitfield School's production ...

Former classmates shocked by burglary, sexual assault allegations against Shawnee teen  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

SHAWNEE, Kan. -- A Shawnee teen is suspected of breaking into three apartments and homes and sexually assaulting or attempting to sexually assault ...

20 years ago: Helicopter crash takes the life of traffic reporter Allen Barklage

Traffic helicopter pilot Allen Barklage is critically injured in the crash of his miniature helicopter. He died of his injuries on Sept. 25.

Thompson's TD run with :12 left lifts Fox past Northwest

CEDAR HILL • The pressure didn't phase Fox's Tyler Thompson.

Mona Louise Roberts, 58, High Ridge  Leader Publications

Mona Louise Roberts, 58, of High Ridge died Nov. 8, 2018, at her home. Ms. Roberts, who grew up in House Springs and attended Northwest High School, ...

MMA fighter with cerebral palsy inspires Fenton gym  KSDK

FENTON, Mo. – “1-2-1-2!” shouts personal trainer Sam Richardson. Wearing boxing gloves, Nick Turnbo alternates left-right combination punches, frequently ...

Northwest meet is nifty at 50; Forest Park Festival turns 10

When something shiny and new comes along, it's difficult to remember the tried and true. Still, Northwest-Cedar Hill's Stan Nelson Invitational thrives and will ...

What happened to wrestling in North County?  St. Louis American

This summer I sat in a sweltering Wellspring Church in Ferguson and listened to a panel of speakers discuss the killing of Michael Brown Jr. and the aftermath of ...

A look back at March's mug shots  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Scroll down to catch up on the crime stories you missed in March. Click on the person's name in the caption to learn about each case.

Republicans face off in Miller County primary | Central MO Breaking News  Jefferson City News Tribune

Republican candidates will dominate this year's August and November elections in Miller County — of the three countywide positions up for a vote, not a single ...

U.S. HOUSE DISTRICT 8: Republican Smith seeking third term  Leader Publications

A Festus resident is challenging Republican Jason Smith, who is seeking a fourth term representing District 8 in the U.S. House of Representatives in the Nov.

Two bodies located in park in north city neighborhood

ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – The Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and St. Louis homicide detectives were called to the scene of a double murder in a north city park.

Two teenagers killed in Jefferson County crash

HOUSE SPRINGS, MO (KTVI) – The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating the death of two students from Northwest High School. Matthew Roskowske ...

CREF, partners award $500K in grants to auto body vo-tech schools; hear from Ill. $25K winner  Repairer Driven News

The Collision Repair Education Foundation on Friday announced it, insurers, I-CAR, MSOs, OEMs and others bestowed more than $500,000 in Ultimate ...

I-270 crash victim remembered, GoFundMe created to help with funeral expenses

A community comes together to remember a young woman killed in a car crash.

How Tim Barnes became an NFL starter | Sports  Sedalia Democrat

This past week was a bye week for the St. Louis Rams, which meant it was an opportunity for their starting center to return home to Pettis County. Tim Barnes ...

Recruits who committed to Power 5 schools this week  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...

Top public high schools in Missouri and Kansas - Kansas City Business Journal  Kansas City Business Journal

Twenty-nine public high schools across Missouri and Kansas were rated among the best in a U.S. News & World Report ranking. However, just one high school ...

Report details lead contamination in water at St. Louis schools  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Members of the Adams Elementary School's classical guitar program wait to enter the St. Louis Public Schools Board of Education meeting, where they ...

​Washington University's College Prep program nearly doubles​ | The Source | Washington University in St. Louis  Washington University in St. Louis News

​Washington University in St. Louis has nearly doubled the number of rising high school sophomores admitted to its innovative College Prep program, ...

How Michael Chandler became a two-time MMA champion  SB Nation

Michael Chandler knew from a young age that he was destined to become a professional fighter, and when he made that decision, there would be no stopping ...

COLLECTOR: Mahn faces challenge for ninth straight term  Leader Publications

Through the move from the Jefferson County Courthouse to the new Administration Center in 2003, through the change in 2008 to a charter form of government, ...

Jason M. Ramsey, 22, House Springs  Leader Publications

Jason M. Ramsey, 22, of House Springs died Jan. 5, 2017, in Arnold. Mr. Ramsey was a 2014 graduate of Northwest High School and had enjoyed playing ...

Protesters march in St. Louis at scene of police shooting that stoked outrage

ST. LOUIS • About 50 people marched Tuesday night in St. Louis in the fourth week of protests over the not-guilty verdict in the murder trial of a former city police ...

Cape Central Tiger Classic

Team scores: 1. Jackson, 326.5; 2. Northwest-Cedar Hill, 316.5; 3. Sikeston, 217; 4. Marquette, 215.5; 5. Poplar Bluff, 204; 6. Union, 201.5; 7. Rolla, 183.5; 8.

Profile collection for the Aug. 7 primary election candidates  The Salem News

Associate Circuit Judge. Brandi Baird (D). My husband Brandon and I, along with our two boys, are blessed to live on our family farm here in Dent County where ...

Leader endorsements for the Nov. 6 General Election | Elections  Leader Publications

The Leader Editorial Board – made up of editor Peggy Bess, managing editor Kim Robertson and associate editor Gordon Bess – made the following ...

Woman killed in multi-vehicle crash on I-270 in Maryland Heights, police say

Six cars were involved in the crash about 4:30 p.m. on northbound Interstate 270 near Dorsett Road, police said.

Starling among four Royals who are not tendered 2019 contracts

Outfielder Bubba Starling, the fifth player selected in the 2011 draft, was among four Royals players who were non-tendered contracts, the team announced ...

Plea deal gives robber 8-year prison term in bystander's death on Busch Stadium MetroLink platform

ST. LOUIS • A man from Florissant was sentenced Thursday to eight years in prison as part of a plea deal in last year's killing of a man at the Busch Stadium ...

CHS dominated wrestling world in 1970s, '80s  Columbus Telegram

COLUMBUS — If there is one sport Columbus was known for in the 1970s and '80s, it's wrestling.

Former St. Louis area superintendent to get state educator award

Chris Nicastro headed Riverview Gardens and Hazelwood school districts before taking Missouri's chief educator post.

17-year-old Miss Kansas from Wichita crowned 2018 Miss Teen USA  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

SHREVEPORT, La. -- A Kansas teen has taken the top spot in the Miss Teen USA competition, held Friday night in Shreveport, Louisiana. 17-year-old Hailey ...

Iowa State football recruiting: Cyclones eye running back talent in 2019 class  The Gazette

AMES — Coach Matt Campbell's philosophy of Iowa State becoming the Big 12 option for Midwest football players is paying off ahead of Wednesday's early ...

St. Louis' Spanish Lake, White Flight, and the Shrinking of the American Middle Class  Huffington Post

Phillip Morton lived in Spanish Lake until the age of 10. On a visit back home to St. Louis from college in California he decided to visit the old neighborhood.

Power Five commitment recap: June 16-22  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...

For Jeffrey Boyd, Experience Honed in a Tough Ward  Riverfront Times

On the morning of Saturday, January 7, people pack into the Best Place Event Center on Martin Luther King Drive to grab flyers and other...

Parker Braun, son of ex-Tiger Lisa Sandbothe, commits as walk-on with Missouri  Columbia Daily Tribune

A day after Jontay Porter announced that he would return to Missouri for his sophomore season, men's basketball coach Cuonzo Martin and his staff got more ...

Roy Glenn Lee, co-owner of Andy's Seasoning  St. Louis American

Roy G. Lee was a co-owner of Andy's Seasoning, Inc., which was founded by his parents, Reuben and Katherine Anderson in 1981. He served as a member of ...

Patching The Leaks In High School To College Pipeline  St. Louis Public Radio

Yvaunna Brown just graduated from Hazelwood West High School and feels like the future is wide open. She's thinking about community college, or maybe the.

Six Freshmen Join SIUE Men's Soccer  SIUE Cougars Official Athletic Site

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – Following its first year as part of the Mid-American Conference, and an appearance in the MAC Tournament semifinals, SIUE men's ...

Headlines for Thursday, January 17, 2019

These are the hews headlines for our area, as compiled by KPR news staffers.

Lynnelle Dirksen, Michael Giddings | Engagements  Grand Island Independent

Dirksen-Giddings. Lynnelle Dirksen and Michael Giddings, with their families, are happy to announce their engagement and upcoming wedding on Nov.

Robin Smith of KMOV 4 retires after 42 years in broadcast journalism  St. Louis American

Veteran newscaster Robin Smith will be on the air at 10 a.m. for Great Day St. Louis on Friday, July 31, then she will anchor her final noon newscast on KMOV 4 ...

News 4 Schools: Students paint mural on town's wall in House Springs

A group of art students took on a big project to leave a lasting mark on their community in unincorporated Jefferson County.

WRESTLING: E’ville finishes fourth in Fox tournament  The Edwardsville Intelligencer

ARNOLD, MO. -- Facing its toughest competition of the young season, the Edwardsville wrestling team lost its last two matches on Saturday and had to settle for ...

STATE HOUSE DISTRICT 111: Roden faces four GOP challengers for second term  Leader Publications

Shane Roden of Cedar Hill is seeking a second term representing District 111 in the Missouri House of Representatives, but faces competition from four of his ...

KC events Dec. 20-26: Donnell Rawlings, Winter Soltice party, Santa Shuffle  Kansas City Star

Donnell Rawlings. 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, at Kansas City Improv. IMG_Donnell_Rawlings_7_1_JE4P0BLO_L125757784.JPG. Comedian Donnell ...

Ending the candlelight vigils  Tonka News

Kansas city and candlelight vigils “I believe in you.” “You are important.” “Everyone matters.” On the sidewalk outside of Shawnee Mission Northwest High ...

'This school is going down today. KABOOM!' Calhoun High teacher wrote in threat, feds say

HARDIN • A special education teacher at Calhoun High School was charged in state and federal courts Thursday with making a bomb threat that led to the ...

Great Eats: Parents, sisters open High Ridge coffee shop  Leader Publications

When Dan White's three daughters approached him about opening a coffee shop in High Ridge, he and his wife didn't take them seriously – at first.

Top baseball coach Lessmann heads list of Missouri Sports Hall of Fame inductees

Longtime area baseball coach Ric Lessmann can tell a million stories from more than 50 years in the game. Among his favorites is about a tip he received on ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Still A Junior, Tia Jones Is In GOAT Territory  MileSplit

Who are the top 500 returning high school girls 100m hurdles this outdoor season?

Veteran coach Ice not worried about Webster Groves' 0-2 start

The Webster Groves football team is 0-2 for the first time since the 2006 season, but veteran coach Cliff Ice isn't concerned.

JEFFERSON COLLEGE -- Seven candidates in search of two trustee spots  Leader Publications

A crowded field of seven candidates is seeking a pair of seats on the Jefferson College Board of Trustees in the April 4 election.

Longtime reporter/anchor Robin Smith leaving KMOV

A winner of Emmy and Edward R. Murrow awards during her career as a reporter and anchor, Smith's last day will be July 31.

Kleekamp, Wallace Named Assistant Principals at WHS | Washington  The Missourian

Mary Kleekamp and Shawn Wallace have been named the new assistant principals at Washington High School, effective July 1.

Jamaica Ray's music and characters entertain outside Crown Candy

ST. LOUIS • He is not as iconic as Crown Candy Kitchen, but give Jamaica Ray time. Six days a week, the steel drum player entertains the lunch time crowds that ...

The Top 50 Underclassman Boys In Every Event  MileSplit

Check out the top 50 underclassman male athletes in every indoor event.

ASSESSOR: Three Republicans jostle for nomination for open seat  Leader Publications

Three Republicans are seeking their party's nomination for Jefferson County Assessor in the Aug. 2 primary election.

With win No. 343, Blossom is Webster Groves' all-time leader

WEBSTER GROVES • As he was lifted off the ground, a look of panic washed across Jay Blossom's face.

Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...

Illness temporarily nixes bottle feeding of Deanna Rose Farmstead’s baby goats  Kansas City Star

The Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, 13800 Switzer Road, opened for the season this month without one of its most popular pastimes for visitors ...

Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings - Week 5  USA TODAY High School Sports

Each week USA TODAY High School Sports and the American Volleyball Coaches Association will release Super 25 Regional Girls Volleyball Rankings.

Family, community looking for answers after man dies falling from car on I-70

Calls for answers are getting louder Tuesday after a man fell out of a car along Interstate 70 and was hit by other vehicles.

Iowa State football: Cyclones recruit highly ranked running backs with Montgomery's future unknown  Mason City Globe Gazette

AMES – Coach Matt Campbell's philosophy of Iowa State becoming the Big 12 option for Midwest football players is paying off.

Hochman: Chaminade’s Tatum draws a full house

Even on an off-day, when he missed so many jumpers you wondered if he might fit in well as a Mizzou Tiger, Jayson Tatum was a spectacle.

High Ridge woman did her best to help heroin-addicted daughter

HIGH RIDGE • There is no parenting manual for this, at least none that Stacey Burke saw. How, she wondered, can a parent help a child survive the grip of ...

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