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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.

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.

Francis Howell 34, Fort Zumwalt West 14 | High School Football

Francis Howell quarterback Aidan McDaniel (3) rushes for a first quarter touchdown just out of reach for Fort Zumwalt West High School linebacker Ulysses Ross ...

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 ...

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.

Mennemeyer's 20-point outburst leads Troy past Francis Howell

WELDON SPRING • With five players averaging more than eight points a game for the Troy girls basketball team, any number of Trojans can step up on a given ...

Francis Howell students show support for football player battling cancer  KPLR 11 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 ...

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 ...

Troy 53, Francis Howell 37 | Girls Basketball

Troy Buchanan senior guard Morgan Bova (10) pulls up for a short jumper against Francis Howell defenders during a game Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at ...

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 ...

Suspect in teacher's shooting near Francis Howell High School chose victim at random, police say  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Joshua R. Curtis, 35, was being held in lieu of $500000 bail Friday. St. Charles County prosecutors charged him with first-degree assault and armed criminal ...

St. Charles West 55, St. Charles 54 | St. Charles High School

St. Charles West's Trent Champagne (10) puts up a shot against St. Charles, Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at St. Charles High School in St. Charles, Mo. Michael ...

Rock Bridge tops Francis Howell to claim top district seed

WELDON SPRING • Van Vanatta knows things are about to get interesting in Class 6 District 2.

Teacher shot while jogging near Francis Howell High School campus  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Police are investigating a shooting that happened near the Francis Howell High School campus. A teacher was shot on a trail near the ...

Expected heavy rain is forcing some schools to reschedule football games  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, MO - With heavy rain expected in the region over the next few days, at least 10 area high schools have already moved their football games to ...

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 ...

Threat of rain forces rescheduling of high school football games  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES, Mo. - More than 10 high schools throughout the metro decided to have their football games one night early to avoid the expected rain on Friday ...

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 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 ...

Naumann's lighthearted approach, skill help Francis Howell excel

WELDON SPRING • The Francis Howell soccer team, like every other team this time of year, is facing some harsh conditions as the season gets underway.

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 ...

Backues wins title for Jays at Thrasher Tournament  Jefferson City News Tribune

ST. CHARLES — Brandon Backues captured individual honors Saturday for the Jefferson City Jays at the Kyle Thrasher Tournament, hosted by Francis Howell ...

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 ...

Rock Bridge rallies late to steal win over Francis Howell

WELDON SPRING • After his Francis Howell football team gave up a pair of touchdowns in the final two minutes of Friday's regular season finale, Cory Snyder ...

Defensive adjustments lead Francis Howell past Ritenour

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

Soccer team honors lives lost on 9/11 with special jerseys  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO - Ft. Zumwalt West Varsity Soccer Coach Brad Fischer asked his players if they would be interested in wearing special jerseys to ...

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.

Probation ordered in bullying/assault case at Francis Howell High

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • Jordin Casey Carter was sentenced to five years supervised probation Friday after pleading guilty to assaulting and stalking a fellow ...

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.

Koch resigns as football coach at Francis Howell

Bryan Koch resigned as Francis Howell football coach Friday morning.

Public invited to view new Francis Howell High School building on Monday

Construction on the 250000 square foot academic building began in June 2009.

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.

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 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 ...

Perfect ACT score for two students in Francis Howell School District

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KPLR) – A bright academic future lies ahead for two students in the Francis Howell School District after they achieved a perfect ...

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 ...

Monarch Madness event set for Saturday

Discover all things monarch butterfly-related and celebrate their amazing lives at "Monarch Madness: A Pollinator Festival" from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 15, at the ...

Howell explodes in second half for 10th successive win

WELDON SPRING • Francis Howell junior winger Brett Elifritz and his teammates were embarrassed.

Lindenwood University lays off 17 employees

Lindenwood University made reductions in its workforce in May.

St. Charles County Food Inspection Scores: Honey Baked Ham Store, Jenny Craig, Gingham's  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.

Sutton Smith warns Hawkeyes: 'We’re coming in there to punch them right in the face'  Hawk Central

Sutton Smith does not believe in subtlety. “People are definitely going to look out for me. They're going to gameplan for me. That's just fine,” the Northern Illinois ...

MLB rookies Brett Graves, Nate Orf give strong St. Louis prep program its first big-leaguers  Sporting News

For 23 seasons as the head baseball coach at Francis Howell High in suburban St. Louis, Tony Perkins has built his program into a dynasty, and along the way ...

Offensive Player of the Year: Sutton Smith

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 ...

Trump supporters lose in St. Charles County caucus despite primary victory in county

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • Supporters of Donald Trump were outnumbered by allies of Ted Cruz at a countywide Republican caucus Saturday in the first stage of ...

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 ...

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.

Graduations deterred but not stopped by tornadoes

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

Breaking News, Sports, Troy, Elsberry, Winfield, Moscow Mills, Buchanan High, Winfield High, Elsberry High, Silex, Silex High, Old Monroe, Hawk Point, Foley, Classifieds Missouri, MO  Lincoln County Journal

By Megan Gearhart STAFF WRITER. One week into their investigation, authorities still have few clues about what drove a 35-year–old Winfield man to shoot a ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

Hillsboro knocks off defending Class 5 champ Francis Howell

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

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.

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, ...

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 ...

Howell Choir students excel at state contest

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

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.

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.

STATE SENATE DISTRICT 26: Schatz seeks second term, faces challenge from Kiehne  Leader Publications

Dave Schatz faces a challenge as he is running for a second four-year term in the Missouri Senate in the Nov. 6 general election. He represents District 26, ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Troy falls just short while Hillsboro slams way to group title at Leadoff Classic

TROY, MO. • The Troy softball team ran out of time Saturday.

Normandy transfer student rides bike 30 miles after missing bus

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) - It happens. Your alarm doesn't go off, and you miss the school bus. But instead of staying home, one committed high ...

Witter, Holsclaw help Howell continue mastery over Timberland

WELDON SPRING • Abbey Witter was not about to let her twin sister down.

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.

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.

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.

High School Girls Basketball GAC Standings

St. Charles, MO - See how your team did this week.

Vianney perseveres through injuries for Class 4 semifinal berth

No matter what's happened, the Vianney soccer team has kept plugging along.

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.

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, ...

Kennedy, Valley Park form first area football co-op

The Kennedy football program has a new look, a new direction and a new source of players.

Howell's Sutton Smith stars on defense for Northern Illinois

The Northern Illinois football team was practicing in 2015 when redshirt freshman Sutton Smith, a highly touted running back from Francis Howell High School, ...

Illinois Class 7A quarterfinal:Mount Carmel 29, East St. Louis 19

East St. Louis running back Treven Swingler (10) breaks a tackle against Mt.Carmel's Daniel Morales (21) in a 7A quarterfinal state playoff game at Gatley ...

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.

Legends of Winter Classic championship: Cardinal Ritter 58, Soldan 55

Luther Burden of Cardinal Ritter goes up for a shot against Elijah Bishop of Soldan in the Legends of Winter Classic championship on Sunday, December 30, ...

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 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.

Howell's Munson chooses football over signing with Cards

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

Edwardsville, Triad take aim on advancing past dual sectionals

The Edwardsville High wrestling team has won eight consecutive Southwestern Conference championships and eight successive Class 3A regional titles.

Lutheran North football team issues the 'Buckle Up Phone Down' challenge

Head Coach Carl Reed and the Lutheran North Crusaders have taken on MoDOT's “Buckle Up Phone Down” pledge. They are challenging Hazelwood Central, ...

Top public high schools in Missouri and Kansas  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 ...

1 teen killed, 3 injured in apparent hill-hopping crash in St. Charles County

ST. CHARLES COUNTY • One high school student was killed and three others injured in a one-car crash Monday night that may have been caused by ...

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 ...

Celebrating young minds: UMSL honors area’s top high school science students  UMSL Daily

Some of the world's greatest scientists – Isaac Newton, Albert Einstein and Aristotle – started their work as teenagers. This fact, pointing to the potential of young ...

Motorcyclist killed in wreck on Highway 94 identified

The motorcyclist killed in an accident on Highway 94 near Francis Howell High School Saturday afternoon has been identified.

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 ...

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.

Danielle Fontaine Meyer

Francis Howell North. Academic rank: 2 of 478. Sports: cross country, swimming, track and field. Academic bio: Honor roll ... Student of the Week .

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.

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.

St. Louis' 10 Most Chilling Crimes of 2017  Riverfront Times

Despite what you may have heard from your grumpier friends or your Facebook feed, 2017 wasn't all bad. In fact, we found plenty of developments...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Young Northern Illinois defense well-built to take down the big guys  Chicago Tribune

In its upset last week at Nebraska, Northern Illinois put together its third straight outstanding defensive effort to begin the season.

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.

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