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Francis Howell hosting fifth annual First Responder Night Friday to raise money for BackStoppers

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. ( -- Francis Howell High School is hosting their fifth annual First Responders Night Friday. The event, centered around ...

Hartrup comes up big as Fort Zumwalt North clambers past Howell

WELDON SPRING — Izaiah Hartrup knew what was coming.

Week 2 high school football games to watch | High School Football

After a rainy first week of high school football, the forecast is brighter for many local teams in Week 2. Here's a look at the top five games to watch.

No. 10 large school: Francis Howell leans on smaller, talented senior class for leadership

WELDON SPRING — Gideon Niboh has a personal relationship with speed. On the football field, the Francis Howell football team's standout senior running ...

Bryce makes most of second chance as Lafayette knocks off Francis Howell

WELDON SPRING • Zach Bryce was determined not to squander another chance - if he got one.

Man who shot Francis Howell High School teacher on jogging trail gets 22 years in prison

Joshua Curtis of Winfield shot a Francis Howell High School teacher who was jogging near the school.

Tucker sisters shine in leading Timberland to victory against Francis Howell

WELDON SPRING • As she sees it, Timberland sophomore midfielder Emma Tucker has earned a pair of great gifts.

Francis Howell High School student posts racist copy-cat promposal  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, MO — A social media post that many are calling racist has officials at Francis Howell High School Investigating. A viewer tells FOX 2 that the post ...

McDaniel accounts for four scores in Francis Howell's win over Fort Zumwalt West

WELDON SPRING • On the second play from scrimmage, Aidan McDaniel did something he didn't do all last week.

Man in custody after teacher shot near Francis Howell High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, Mo. - A man was taken into custody near Francis Howell High School less than 24 hours after a teacher was shot while jogging on a nearby trail.

The transporter: As students return to class, the unsung heroes start driving once again

ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. ( -- Students are returning to school all over the St. Louis area and tens of thousands ride buses every day.

Teacher shot on running trail near Francis Howell High School

A Francis Howell High School teacher was shot Wednesday afternoon on a trail in the August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area near the school, police and ...

More Francis Howell students suspect their illnesses caused by radioactive waste  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. – More former students from Francis Howell High School are coming forward to share their stories of illness and rare medical ...

Pair of second half goals lifts Francis Howell over Holt

WELDON SPRING • In a tight game up to that point, Brady Ehrlich was just looking for a small opening to make a big play.

Heath, Larson lead Hickman soccer into sectionals against Francis Howell  Columbia Missourian

Bri Heath leads a stingy Kewpies defense, and Hannah Larson, who has scored a Hickman single-season record 24 goals, leads a potent Kewpies offense as ...

Francis Howell grad worried about possible radioactive contamination near school  KPLR 11 St. Louis

WELDON SPRING, Mo. - Did exposure to radioactive waste make former Francis Howell students and faculty sick? Former students are coming forward with ...

Francis Howell students show support for football player battling cancer  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, Mo. – At Friday night's football jamboree at Francis Howell High School, hundreds of students wore special bracelets in support of a freshman ...

Rock Bridge's starter undecided ahead of sectional matchup with Francis Howell  Columbia Missourian

Five years after meeting in the state championship game, Rock Bridge and Francis Howell are set to meet in sectionals. The familiarity between the programs ...

Students 'were the victims': End of the transfer program highlights inequality in St. Louis area schools  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NORMANDY — Tyler Ratlif-Woods is not going to Normandy High School.

High school alums demand answers, wondering if sickness was caused by radioactive waste  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO - Waste worries have some former Francis Howell High School alumni demanding answers. Many of them came together for a ...

Francis Howell High students may have shared 'inappropriate content' on phones, officials say

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • County police are investigating the possible sharing by Francis Howell High School students of "inappropriate *content* on their phones ...

In-state lineman Drake Heismeyer becomes second recruit to commit to Missouri’s 2020 class  Saturday Down South

Barry Odom's program had reason to celebrate over the weekend as Saint Charles native Drake Heismeyer announced his commitment to Missouri.

EPA keeps playing games, and St. Louis suffers

The many Manhattan Project residual wastes in St. Louis resulted from a very high-quality Belgian Congo ore, 60 times more radioactive than any other location ...

Should They Stay or Should They Go: Missouri Families in Michael Brown's High School Face a Hard Choice  The 74

The moment last week when Paul Davis bid goodbye to his son, Robert, as he boarded a yellow school bus to cross the Missouri River to Francis Howell High ...

Francis Howell debuts new high school gym | Education News from the St. Charles Suburban Journals

Francis Howell High School recently debuted its new gymnasium to the community.

Track And Field/Cross Country Announces Women's Signing Class  Memphis Official Athletic Site

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – University of Memphis track and field/cross country head coach Kevin Robinson announced the Tigers' 2019 women's signees Monday.

More budget cuts coming to Francis Howell schools

Francis Howell school officials are looking at the next round of student programs to chop after voters turned down a district tax levy increase for the second year ...

Defensive adjustments lead Francis Howell past Ritenour | Boys Basketball

WELDON SPRING • In a night full of offense, Francis Howell's defense was the difference.

Koch resigns as football coach at Francis Howell

Bryan Koch resigned as Francis Howell football coach Friday morning.

Missouri Teen Imitates Racist Promposal  Atlanta Black Star

Another high school student in Saint Charles, Missouri went viral for his offensive prom proposal that may have been inspired by a racist act conducted at.

Young Gun Schulte Shines in St. Louis  U.S. Soccer

Patrick Schulte was two hours late for the start of classes at Francis Howell High School in St. Charles, Missouri on May 16, but he had a pretty decent excuse.

Byrne leads CBC baseball class to next level by picking TCU

CBC senior catcher Kurtis Byrne was a little confused about what exactly a horned frog is. He was a little nervous about being so far away from home.

Hillsboro knocks off defending Class 5 champ Francis Howell

WELDON SPRING • Hillsboro High senior pitcher Nick Warren's curveball was working well.

Graduations deterred but not stopped by tornadoes | Education

Storms force a change in plans for some high school ceremonies.

Outside linebacker Sutton Smith embracing opportunity to play fullback for Steelers  TribLIVE

Sutton Smith couldn't help but smile while talking about being the Pittsburgh Steelers' only two-way player on Thursday, a day after taking his first two practice ...

Francis Howell officials say 'no' to Normandy students

Lorrine Goodloe breaks the news to her daughter Naomi that she will not be returning to Saeger Middle School for seventh grade after officials announced that ...

Larson's goal the difference as Hickman soccer wins district title  Columbia Missourian

Just one goal separated Hickman and Rock Bridge in a scrappy, back-and-forth district championship game.

Offensive Player of the Year: Sutton Smith | High School Football

Sutton Smith's highlight tape is full of broken ankles and flailing arms. The Francis Howell senior running back was an offensive force. The 6-foot and ...

Francis Howell ending 50 years of playing at C&H Ballpark

After a 50-year relationship, a decision by the Francis Howell Board of Education eventually will end the school district's use of C&H Ballpark.

Senior Prank Stops Traffic In St. Charles

ST. CHARLES, MO (KTVI) - A senior prank in St. Charles County brought rush hour traffic to a halt this morning. About 50 students from Francis Howell High ...

Man arrested after threat puts St. Charles Schools on lockdown

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KPLR) - Four schools were placed on lockdown after an altercation ended with a suicidal threat. The threat was not by a student, ...

Rook gives Fort Zumwalt West late checkmate in win over Francis Howell

O'FALLON, Mo. • Fort Zumwalt West junior goalkeeper Owen Rook prefers not to leave things to chance.

St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: Steak N Shake follow-up, Show-Me's, Ameristar  70 West Sentinel

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health monitors more than 1300 food *service* providers in St. Charles County. (The City of St. Peters conducts its.

Man found injured off Katy Trail near Defiance was stranded near there for days, officials say

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • A man found injured off the Katy Trail here in the Weldon Spring Conservation Area on Tuesday had apparently been stranded in the ...

Families and friends of Army Reserve unit say goodbye in St. Charles County

The unit will spend a month training at Fort Bliss in El Paso, Texas, before shipping out to Kuwait.

Big sixth inning lifts Rock Bridge over Hickman for district title  Columbia Missourian

A flurry of runs in the bottom of the sixth inning ended a scoreless stalemate between the rivals, giving Rock Bridge the win and the district championship.

A Mostly Smooth First Day For Transferred Newcomers At Francis Howell Schools  St. Louis Public Radio

Updated at 4:45 p.m. with comments from Francis Howell Central principal Sonny Arnel. Updated 5:39 p.m. with comments from parents and students. Some.

Francis Howell teammates reunite on Mizzou baseball team  The Maneater

Brett Graves said he can count on one hand the number of errors he's seen Brett Peel make. This is plausible, since Graves, Missouri's ace junior pitcher, has ...

Girls in Aviation Day at St. Louis Downtown Airport

One hundred girls from 15 area high schools were invited to the 2018 Girls in Aviation Day at St. Louis Downtown Airport. St. Louis University's Parks College of ...

Steelers rookie Sutton Smith continues to see reps at fullback  Behind the Steel Curtain

Expected to be converted from defensive end to linebacker once he was drafted, the former Northern Illinois product has been seeing time at fullback this ...

Families in St. Louis area try restraining orders to stop bullying at schools

After Cyndi Rayburn's daughter Madison, 13, said she was beaten by a fellow student in the hallway of Hillsboro Junior High School, Rayburn did more than ...

Ritchie set for his final trip as Francis Howell North coach

After 31 years as a wrestling coach, Francis Howell North's Harold Ritchie is preparing for his final state tournament.

CFB Hall of Fame selects All-Decade Team  247Sports

College football has produced a number of great players over the past decade, but which of those players stand out from the group as the elite of the elite?

Sutton Smith trying to become Steelers utilityman as a rookie  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

When Sutton Smith wants something, he isn't afraid to go take it. It's the kind of personality one should probably have to plan a proposal to his girlfriend after a ...

Lafayette knocks off rival Eureka to advance to district final

WELDON SPRING • Maddy Devereux and her Lafayette girls basketball teammates weren't about to let history repeat itself.

ST. CHARLES COUNTY: Calvin Munson, Francis Howell |

Probably the best compliment anyone can give an athlete is to speak in terms of a young man being the face of a program.

After enrollment dip, Lindenwood leaders say the university has a plan to rebound

Some supporters feared a recent building sale was a sign of tough times, but Lindenwood leaders aren't sweating it.

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 ...

Lindenwood University lays off 17 employees | Education

Lindenwood University made reductions in its workforce in May.

High School Girls Basketball GAC Standings

Girls Basketball: Gateway Athletic Conference North. : Pioneers pulled to 9-8 this week with a win against St. Charles West on Tuesday, 52-33. : Pirates defeated ...

Once Destined for the Military, Sutton Smith is Always 'Ready to Clean Someone's Clock'  HERO Sports

Sutton Smith planned to join the military before an offer from Northern Illinois.

Willis named county director for the Division of Humane Services

St. Charles County Department of Public Health director Hope Woodson recently named Katie Willis as the director of the Division of Humane Services, ...

Howell Choir students excel at state contest | Education News from the St. Charles Suburban Journals

Twenty individual Francis Howell High School Choir students participated in the annual MSHSAA State Music Festival on May 2 at the University of ...

Hillsboro's Brewer leads trio of area players picked on final day of MLB draft

Michael Brewer continued about his regular daytime chores Wednesday when the phone in his pocket started to vibrate.

Francis Howell Scout earns every Boy Scout merit badge

Though he has not yet earned his high school diploma, Michael Carter has flown a plane, backpacked through the Rocky Mountains and gone scuba diving.

Golf Grapevine: Let's Hit the Links!  Ladue News

In the recent Desert Classic, Adam Long made a 14-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win his first PGA Tour title.

Howell's Munson chooses football over signing with Cards

Post-Dispatch All-Metro defensive player of the year bypasses chance to play with Cardinals.

Jill Devine  RADIO.COM

Jill Devine is a St. Louis native. She is a graduate of Francis Howell High School and Lindenwood University. Jill has been part of St. Louis radio since 1998.

Normandy parents anxiously await outcomes, seek options  KBIA

Anxiety crept through SheRon Chaney when she heard that the Francis Howell School District would no longer accept about 350 transfer students from ...

Top public high schools in Missouri and Kansas - Kansas City  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 ...

High school transfers are in a familiar spot

COTTLEVILLE • On the first day of fall practices Monday, Justin Andrews found himself 25 miles west of his former high school home but in a place he knows ...

Indoor soccer to return to Family Arena in St. Charles

Reconstituted St. Louis Ambush - adopting name of a previous indoor team from 1990s - will play at county-owned facility.

College Football Countdown: Northern Illinois DE Sutton Smith is the Best No. 15 in College Football  HERO Sports

Northern Illinois DE Sutton Smith led the FBS in tackles for loss (29.5) last season.

Aisha Sultan: Teen soccer star overcomes 10 surgeries to face her biggest challenge yet

Samantha Garvilla had suffered 12 meniscus tears before her junior year at Francis Howell. But her biggest challenge was still ahead.

Eureka High teacher dies in fatal motorcycle collision near school

He had just left the Eureka High School parking lot when he was struck.

Driver charged 10 months after hill-hopping crash killed St. Charles teen

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • Ten months after a 16-year-old St. Charles boy died in a hill-hopping crash on Greens Bottom Road, the driver of the car has been ...

Marthasville area man killed by teen driver while repairing mailbox

ST. CHARLES COUNTY: A Marthasville area man repairing his mailbox was killed late Monday afternoon when a 16-year-old driver ran into him, sheriff's ...

Campus notes | Education News from the St. Charles Suburban Journals  SuburbanJournals

The Journal welcomes news items and photos from events going on in local schools. To submit information, e-mail it to Brian Flinchpaugh at ...

Parkway West Showdown: Liberty (Wentzville) 65, Lafayette 49 | Lafayette High School

Lafayette senior Trey Griffey (42) puts up a shot against the defense of Liberty junior Jayce Catchings (32) and senior Jarring McKeithen (20) during the first ...

St. Charles County man gets five years probation in fatal 2011 hill-hopping crash

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • A St. Charles County man alleged by prosecutors to be the driver in a fatal 2011 hill-hopping crash was sentenced to five years ...

These Are the Worst and Most Racist 'Promposals' in America  The Cheat Sheet

Prom season comes around every spring — and with it more and more creative “promposals.” These often elaborate events can involve costumes, props, even ...

Track and Field Announces Early Signing Class  Memphis Official Athletic Site

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After his squad set two school records at the Dec. 2 season-opening indoor meet, University of Memphis track and field head coach Kevin ...

Takenaka keeps singles title in family for Howell North

Francis Howell North junior Yuri Takenaka is finally out of the shadows and into the limelight as the top girls tennis player in the Gateway Athletic Conference.

Francis Howell ace Kostyshock picks key moment for timely delivery

All season long, Francis Howell senior pitcher Jake Kostyshock quietly went about his business of throwing strikes and mowing down hitters.

Mallinckrodt Family Selected as Missouri State Fair Farm Family for St. Charles County  The Boone Country Connection

Don and Corinne Mallinckrodt, and their children, Heather and Daniel, of Augusta, were selected as the St. Charles County State Fair Farm Family for 2015.

Troy's Flanigan moves to top of girls wrestling ladder

TROY, MO. • Autumn Flanigan took longer than most girls to give up her enjoyment of dolls.

Glenda Schaefer Retires from the Boone's Trail Branch Library  The Boone Country Connection

By Teresa Kuper An open house was held at the Boone's Trail Branch Library on October 29th to celebrate Glenda Schaefer's retirement. Glenda was a Library ...

Student newspaper blows the horn on loud school fire alarms

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • When the school year began for students at the new Francis Howell High School, senior Alison Dunaway noticed something different ...

Undefeated title could be launching pad for Howell's Flynn

After coming on strong to place third at state in a senior-dominated 138-pound weight class as a sophomore, Francis Howell's Connor Flynn appeared to be on ...

Made in St. Louis: Soap makers create scents from the places they love

When Chris Cozzoni and Chris Freeland moved into the Tower Grove East neighborhood in 2000, they began a loving restoration of their circa 1897 home.

St. Louis man gets 23 years in fatal robbery attempt of St. Charles County teen  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Sean Engel, 19, was found shot in the 4400 block of Sexauer Avenue in the Penrose neighborhood.

Five St. Louis Ghost Stories That Just Won't Die  Riverfront Times

"Ghost stories exist because most people want some kind of tangible connection to the past." So says Christopher Gordon, director of the Missouri History ...

Neman: St. Louisan brings gooey butter cake to NYC

Matt Swanston is spreading the gooey love. Swanston, 36, grew up in St. Peters (Francis Howell High School, class of '98). After studying theater at college in ...

St. Dominic sweeps Timberland for first state berth since 2008

WENTZVILLE • After dispatching defending Class 4 runner-up Francis Howell in the district final, the St. Dominic girls volleyball team knew its mission was clear ...

The NFL draft ignored him — now he’s making Giants take notice  New York Post

CLEVELAND — It has been a dozen years since an undrafted free-agent dreamer out of the University of Akron refused to let the Giants cut him. “It was a...

2017 Draft Profile: San Diego State LB Calvin Munson  Mountain West Connection

"He's very productive- a better athlete than people think."

Class 4 District 3 championship: MICDS 25, Hazelwood East 14 | Hazelwood East

MICDS' Graham Bundy Jr. (5) runs the ball in for a score during a Class 4 playoff game at SLUH on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at SLUH in St. Louis, Mo.

A look back at August mug shots

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

Class 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44

Khalifah Muhammad of Belleville East takes a shot as Caleb Burton and Shaun Riley of O'Fallon defend during the Class 4A Collinsville Regional on Monday, ...

St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: El Maguey, Imo's, Potbelly Sandwich Shop  70 West Sentinel

The St. Charles County Department of Public Health monitors more than 1300 food *service* providers in St. Charles County. (The City of St. Peters conducts its.

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