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  • Hazelwood West High School placed on temporary lockdown as police search for suspicious subject

    HAZELWOOD, Mo. – Hazelwood police are searching for an alleged armed suspect near Armstrong Elementary School after receiving a call of a suspicious subject. Police received a call around 9:40 a.m. about a subject wearing all black and carrying what looked like an assault rifle into the rear of the school near Howdershell Rd. Responding officers shut down the area and school to search for anyone matching the description. Students were not at the school Friday; however, teachers there did […]

  • Tool coming to St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Local radio station 105.7 The Point announced Monday that Tool will be coming to St. Louis. They will play at the Enterprise Center on Monday, May 13. Tickets go on sale at on Friday, March 15 at 10 a.m. The show time and ticket price are yet to be announced.

  • Jefferson County reporting first case of measles

    HILLSBORO, Mo. – The Jefferson County Health Department began investigating a case of measles on Friday. The incident is related to an out-of-state case of measles that was contracted by the recipient while traveling. The JCHD Communicable Disease staff is working to identify any possible contacts to make follow up arrangements for immunizations or care if needed. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), measles starts with fever, runny nose, cough, red eyes, and sore throat. It’s followed by a […]

  • Two charged for aggravated battery and theft after driving into oncoming traffic

    FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. — Authorities charged two suspects Friday for aggravated battery after theft and an accident in East St. Louis on Thursday. Garnet R. Patton, 43, and Devin B. Hall, 39, were charged after allegedly robbing a Hollister in St. Clair Square in Fairview Heights and then fleeing from police before driving into oncoming traffic. Police responded to the store on Thursday for an alleged theft in progress around 12:23 p.m. They found Hall leaving the store, and chased […]

  • Macoupin County man sentenced on child porn charges

    EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – A Macoupin County man was sentenced Friday to 60 months in prison after admitting to downloading child pornography over a two-year period. In 2016, investigators tracked nine videos of child pornography from IP addresses associated with Christopher Buse’s former home in O’Fallon, Illinois. One of the videos Buse downloaded in July 2016 showed a prepubescent teen engaged in sexually explicit activity. Authorities obtained a search warrant for Buse’s Staunton address in May 2017. They seized multiple computers […]

  • Belleville man charged with possession of child pornography

    BELLEVILLE, Ill. – The St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s office charged a Belleville man with possession of child pornography. Richard Engelke Jr., 51, was charged on Friday with seven counts of possession of child pornography after being the suspect in an investigation of an alleged sexual assault of a child. Investigators said Engelke kept the material on an electronic device. Engelke remains in custody at the St. Clair County Jail on a $500,000 bond. The investigation is still ongoing. Captain […]

  • Belleville man charged in former track star’s murder

    BELLEVILLE, Ill. – The St. Clair County State’s Attorney’s Office charged a Belleville man in connection with the October 2018 murder of a former track star at East St. Louis High School. According to investigators with the Illinois State Police, Sanchez Rhodes was shot while driving in the 3000 block of St. Clair Avenue on October 20. The suspect, Marvion Brady, was charged with first-degree murder. He remains in custody at the St. Clair County Jail on a currently being […]

  • Chef G showcases his favorite knives for cooking

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Chef Georgios Kastanias of Moore Foods Distributors shows off his finest cutlery used in crafting his dishes. Chef G uses Cutco, “the world’s finest cutlery.”

  • Author of ABC Affirmations About Me visits the studio

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Jessica K. Carter is a Scholar-Practitioner, Author, and Entrepreneur from Saint Louis, Missouri that specializes in child development and media literacy skills. Currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Psychology, she utilizes her education and experiences to reduce the media’s influences of cultural generalizations. In addition to educational strides, Jessica K. Carter has assumed many roles developing children firsthand, including nanny, teacher, daycare director, foster parent, aunt, and mother. She believes every child has a unique footprint to […]

  • The Great Taste annual event in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — The night all St. Louis Foodies dream about! The annual Great Taste event on March 13 at the St. Louis Science Center will feature tastings from 50 area restaurants from the 2019 edition of Ian Froeb’s STL 100, being released on March 3. In additional to the tastings, enjoy live music and more! Tickets available at

  • Lady J’s cajun cooking

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Regina James, owner of Lady J’s Kitchen is here teaching guests how to prepare easy and delicious real Louisiana cajun cooking to end Mardis Gras with a bang. Making rich comforting dishes can be done in a very simple way. Call to order and schedule and event with Lady J`s Kitchen at (314) 437-2027 or visit

  • Fatal accident in west St. Louis County late Friday night

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A man is dead in a one-vehicle accident that occurred around 10:21 p.m. on Friday in Town and Country. According to The Missouri Highway Patrol, James Lauth, 51, was driving too fast on westbound Clayton Road at Trafalgar Drive when he drove off of the road and struck a sign and a utility pole. The vehicle skidded out of control and struck a storage container and then a building. Lauth was pronounced dead at the scene […]

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