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McCluer South-Berkeley High School coach shot driving on Airport Road  KSDK.com

BERKELEY, Mo. — A McCluer South-Berkeley High School coach and teacher was shot while driving home along Airport Road Sunday morning around 12:30.



Berkeley residents ask: When you take the schools away, what's left?  St. Louis Public Radio

When the Ferguson-Florissant Board of Education weighed a plan to redraw boundaries and consolidate the district's footprint this fall, residents in Berkeley ...



Higher reward offered as police hunt for gunman who shot high school coach in Berkeley  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

BERKELEY • CrimeStoppers announced Thursday that it was increasing its reward in the shooting of a football coach who was wounded in an apparently ...



Federal judge hears lawsuit aimed to stop restructuring of Ferguson-Florissant schools  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

BERKELEY, MO – The first federal court hearing today in a controversial civil rights case aimed at stopping the Ferguson-Florissant School District from ...



City of Berkeley sues Ferguson-Florissant School District over school closures  STLtoday.com

ST. LOUIS • The reorganization of the Ferguson-Florissant School District can continue despite claims of discrimination from the city of Berkeley, a federal judge ...



Ferguson-Florissant picks redistricting plan; McCluer South-Berkeley will be special academy, Vogt Elementary to close  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Erica R. Williams listens as Joseph Davis (not pictured), superintendent of the Ferguson Florissant school district, addresses the crowd about the process the ...



Ellen surprises McCluer South-Berkeley H.S. football with $25000  KSDK.com

FERGUSON, Mo. – The McCluer South-Berkeley High School football team got quite the surprise from the Ellen Show. Howard Brown has been the head ...



Ferguson-Florissant School District approves plan to close several buildings  St. Louis American

(St. Louis Public Radio) - All three high schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will remain open but a number of other buildings will close.



Support grows for McCluer South-Berkeley coach paralyzed by gunshot  KMOV.com

31-year old Todd Shelton has remained in critical condition at an unnamed local hospital since he was shot on the evening of February 16.



Hall of Fame induction for Berkeley track programs  St. Louis American

In my 33 years of covering high school sports in the St. Louis area, I've had the pleasure of witnessing some great prep dynasties on the scene.



Man exposing himself near McCluer South-Berkeley High School triggers warning to parents  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • Police are planning to have extra officers at McCluer South-Berkeley High School this week after school staff and other witnesses reported that a ...



McCluer South-Berkeley 44, Affton 20 | High School Football  STLtoday.com

Berkeley senior Noriel Reyes (30) and Affton junior Alex Edgar (55) try to recover a fumble on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at McCluer South-Berkeley High School ...



Reward offered for info that leads to arrest in connection with drive-by shooting that left local football coach injured  KMOV.com

NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KMOV.com) -- An online fundraiser has been created after a shooting and crash in North County sent a high school football coach ...



No. 10 small school: McCluer South-Berkeley focuses on the moment with uncertain future  STLtoday.com

Follow along each day for the countdown of the STLhighschoolsports.com preseason small-school rankings. The No. 1 team will be unveiled Aug. 23.



Ferguson-Florissant nears redistricting decision that could mean school closures  STLtoday.com

Parents bracing for redistricting in the Ferguson-Florissant School District learned Wednesday which elementary and middle schools might be shuttered ahead ...



McCluer South-Berkeley 28, Orchard Farm 17 | High School Football  STLtoday.com

McCluer South-Berkeley high school running back Nathan Smith (1) runs for big yardage against Orchard Farm High School in a Class 3, District 3 playoff game ...



CrimeStoppers offers reward to help solve drive-by shooting that injured high school coach  KMOX

Coach Todd Shelton was shot as he and his fiance drove past the intersection of Airport Road and Evergreen Boulevard.



McCluer South-Berkeley not done yet, rallies past Orchard Farm to keep season alive  STLtoday.com

ST. CHARLES • The McCluer South-Berkeley football team isn't ready to quit playing just yet.



Missouri HS football program lands $25,000 donation from Ellen DeGeneres  USA TODAY High School Sports

Ellen DeGeneres was so moved by a letter from the South-Berkeley High School (Ferguson, Mo.) football program she donated $25000.



Man exposes himself near McCluer South Berkeley High School  KPLR 11 St. Louis

FERGUSON, Mo. - Parents on high alert Wednesday after a man exposed himself near McCluer South Berkeley High School. Police will have extra officers ...



Ferguson-Florissant high schools would close under one of three redistricting proposals  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Two of the three proposals would convert McCluer South-Berkeley High into a science, technology, engineering, art and math, or STEAM, academy.



Ferg-Flor approves plan to close some buildings  St. Louis American

All three high schools in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will remain open but a number of other buildings will close.



Ferguson-Florissant District Approves School Closings  KMOX

HAZELWOOD, Mo. (KMOX) - A plan to close some buildings in the Ferguson-Florissant School District isn't going over so well with some parents and community ...



McCluer South-Berkeley turns dogged defense into wins, tournament title  STLtoday.com

While it may be cliché, McCluer South-Berkeley junior Marneisha Pordos said she and her team know all too well that defense wins championships.



WATCH: Ellen surprises McCluer South-Berkeley with BIG check!  Missourinet.com

The Ellen Degeneres Show paid a visit to head football coach Howard Brown and his players from McCluer South-Berkeley High School in Ferguson, Mo. at the ...



Public meeting on Ferguson-Florissant District reconstruction set for Wednesday  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

FERGUSON, Mo. - The Ferguson-Florissant School Board hears options Wednesday night on re-structuring the district and possibly closing some schools.



Berkeley teen charged in 16-year-old boy's murder in Normandy  STLtoday.com

Korrie D. Black, 18, was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.



U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear appeal in Ferguson-Florissant voting case  STLtoday.com

Voters in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will soon be able to cast as many votes as there are open seats, and they can give all their votes to one ...



Denise McField inducted into the 2019 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame for Track and Field  St. Louis American

Denise McField was inducted into the 2019 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame for Track and Field. As head coach at Berkeley High School from 1986 to 1993, ...



MICDS unleashes new weapon, rolls past McCluer South-Berkeley  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • Matt Buha waited long enough. The MICDS football coach finally decided it was time to make the move. Buha inserted freshman quarterback ...



Berkeley High School Historic Decade Class Reunion  fox2now.com

BERKELEY, MISSOURI (KTVI) - The Berkeley High School alumni committee would like all Berkeley Bulldogs who graduated in the 80's to represent your class ...



New voting rules have no effect on Ferguson-Florissant School Board outcome  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

FERGUSON • A change to the voting system intended to boost racial equity on the Ferguson-Florissant School District's board of education had no effect in its ...



Football coach fights to walk again after random shooting, and he needs your help  KSDK.com

Friends and family members are raising money to send Todd Shelton to an intense rehabilitation program out-of-state.



Men of Honor mentors male students in Ferguson-Florissant  St. Louis American

At the Men of Honor banquet honoring students and mentors in the Ferguson-Florissant School District, ties are an important symbol.



Berkeley County Spelling Bee champ rides final word 'tsunami' to victory  Charleston Post Courier

Ian Mullaney sailed to victory in the Berkeley County Spelling Bee Thursday night, dispatching his opponents in just 11 rounds and clinching the win with the ...



Dynamic Hair leads Blair Oaks past McCluer South-Berkeley  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • Nolan Hair was not turning in his pads Monday morning. Not while it's still football season.



Ferguson football coach, team get $25K from Ellen DeGeneres  Houston Herald

Howard Brown has a firm grip on the coaching reins of the McCluer South-Berkeley High football team — requiring his players to be "good citizens, good people, ...



St. Louis street to be renamed in honor of Cedric the Entertainer  KMOV.com

A St. Louis native will be honored with a street in his honor.



Mother of teen killed in Normandy pleads for shooter to turn self in: 'Look into my eyes and tell me why.'  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

NORMANDY • In a tearful plea Sunday night, Talisa Townsend asked the man who fatally shot her 16-year-old son to turn himself in to police, saying she ...



Trust helps McCluer South-Berkeley topple St. Charles West to reach Class 3 quarterfinal  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • It remains to be seen whether Saturday's epic performance will go down as a turning point or the high point in Daevon Trust's young life.



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

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 ...



Clayton-based Centene buys rival WellCare in deal valued at $17.3 billion  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Centene Corp., the Clayton-based health insurance giant, said Wednesday that it would buy rival WellCare Health Plans Inc. in a deal valued at more than $17 ...



McCluer South-Berkeley battles the weather and McCluer for a victory  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • There is a motto stitched into the hats of all the McCluer South-Berkeley baseball players this season.



Neidorff accepts Citizen of the Year award, announces endowment for McCluer South students  STLtoday.com

Centene Corp. Chairman and CEO Michael F. Neidorff addresses the crowd after accepting the 2017 Citizen of the Year award during a ceremony at McCluer ...



Washington's Sandbothe Family to Be Inducted Into Missouri Sports Hall of Fame  The Missourian

The Sandbothe family of Washington is among the honorees for the upcoming 2019 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Springfield.



In Loving Memory of Townsal Woolfolk | Obituaries  St. Louis American

Townsal "Timmy/Red" Woolfolk, 59, passed away on August 10, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. He was born on April 7, 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late ...



Beyond Parkland: Remembering all the victims of gun violence  EdSource

On this day, the one-year anniversary of the Parkland shootings, let us remember the lesser known victims of gun attacks, the ones who make up the majority of ...



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

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.



Ferguson school resource officers are ready to respond  KSDK

5 On Your Side took a closer look at the role of a school resource officer during an emergency.



Ferguson-Florissant officials say new plan for schools will be forward-looking  STLtoday.com

Erica R. Williams listens as Joseph Davis (not pictured), superintendent of the Ferguson Florissant school district, addresses the crowd about the process the ...



McCluer South-Berkeley names meet after alum Rodgers  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • Mike Rodgers has some pretty extensive travel plans, but nothing is new about that.



Above-target bonuses push Centene CEO's pay to $26 million  STLtoday.com

Michael Neidorff's compensation as Centene chief executive rose 3 percent last year to $26.1 million, meaning he probably was the St. Louis area's highest-paid ...



Police looking for suspects in robbery and fatal shooting of teen in Berkeley  STLtoday.com

CrimeStoppers is offering an award of up to $5000 for information leading to a felony arrest in connection with the case.



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

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 ...



Historians fear Ferguson-Florissant School District may close 2 historic buildings  St. Louis Public Radio

Central Elementary in Ferguson opened in 1880 and is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The Ferguson-Florissant School District has floated the ...



Berkeley High School students take part in day of healing after racist threat  abc7news.com

Students and faculty at Berkeley High School are engaging in various activities Wednesday all designed to end racism following a racist threat that there would ...



Fears of student fights prompts Berkeley High School to enact additional security measures  abc7news.com

Fears of a large fight prompted the principal at Berkeley High School to enact additional security measures on Wednesday.



Gerald Jones named Lutheran North's varsity basketball coach  St. Louis American

Gerald Jones joined Lutheran High School North as its head varsity boys basketball coach. Jones most recently coached at Northwest Academy of Law High ...



Students in north St. Louis County schools walk out in protest  STLtoday.com

Hundreds of students at north St. Louis County high schools walked out of class on their first day back after the announcement that Ferguson police Officer ...



States funnel billions to Medicaid insurers like Centene, but who's minding the store?  STLtoday.com

With no insurance through his job, Jose Nuñez relied on Medicaid, the nation's public insurance program that assists 75 million low-income Americans.



Educators earn honors for excellence | Local News  St. Louis American

Eight area educators will receive general awards for excellence at the St. Louis American Foundation's Salute to Excellence in Education at America's Center on ...



Drake Westcott, junior, infielder, Edwardsville  STLtoday.com

The power-hitting left-handed batter and Louisville commit led the Tigers in home runs (seven), RBI (34) and batting average (.510). The returning All-Metro ...



BOYS' BASKETBALL: Metro-East Lutheran progresses in summer  The Edwardsville Intelligencer

EDWARDSVILLE – With a solid group of seniors returning from last year, the Metro-East Lutheran boys' basketball team tuned up for the 2018-19 season with a ...



Student arrested with loaded gun at McCluer South High School  fox2now.com

FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) - A student was arrested this afternoon at McCluer South Berkeley High School. Police say Davion Henderson, 17, was carrying a ...



All Star “Best of the Best” Basketball Tourney Set for Oakland  Post News Group

Event will raise funds to help young women go to college. Three local young women are participating in the Nor-Cal All Star “Best of the Best” Basketball ...



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

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 4A Belleville West Regional, first round: O'Fallon 46, Belleville East 44  STLtoday.com

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, ...



Berkeley coding school aims to help close tech race gap  Berkeleyside

While grinding through software coding courses at San Francisco programming school Hack Reactor, Albrey Brown, 24, often found himself as one of the few ...



Cedric the Entertainer gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

ST. LOUIS- St. Louisan Comedian Cedric the Entertainer is the latest celebrity to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. At Thursday's unveiling, he was ...



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

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, ...



Search continues for missing Florissant woman, last seen Nov. 2017  KSDK

FLORISSANT, Mo. – The search continues for a missing Florissant woman. Barb Hoener Higgins has been missing since November 5, 2017. Her family shared ...



Enrollment decline has Ferguson-Florissant weighing redistricting options  STLtoday.com

The district has lost 800 students in the past three years and has several outdated, underused buildings that are expensive to maintain.



Ferguson police take kids to see ‘Black Panther’ at the movies  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

RICHMOND HEIGHTS, Mo. - Normally they're catching criminals; but on this Friday morning, officers with the Ferguson Police Department took time out to catch ...



20000 square feet of hope: Basketball court in Kinloch becomes work of art  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The courts in Kinloch Park on Mable Avenue went from being neglected 'to a 105-by-175-foot piece of museum-quality art,' said Project Backboard's founder ...



Ranking 10,010 Girls By Average XC Finish  MileSplit

10010 cross country runners ranked by their average finish place during the cross country season with a minimum of three races.



STLHSS Scholar Athletes  STLtoday.com

Each year, the Post-Dispatch honors an athlete from each area high school in the Scholar Athlete program.



Edwardsville, Triad take aim on advancing past dual sectionals  STLtoday.com

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



Media Views: Aeneas Williams' inspirational story set for television tonight  STLtoday.com

Aeneas Williams finished his spectacular football career in 2004, in St. Louis with the Rams. And Williams, one of the best cornerbacks in history, was enshrined ...



Nightlife and comedy listings  San Francisco Chronicle

SAN FRANCISCO Amnesia Today: The Dirty Snacks Ensemble, Loosh, Maria Neckam. 8 p.m. $5. Mon.: Bluegrass Jam. 6:30 p.m. Free; The Earl Brothers.



Pastor Aeneas Williams opens new church location in St. Ann  St. Louis American

The Spirit of the Lord Family Church (The Spirit Church), pastored by NFL Hall of Famer Aeneas Williams, will celebrate the completion and Grand Opening of its ...



Berkeley again at forefront of anti-racism protests  USA TODAY

The deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner are rousing a new generation of student activists in this college town that five decades ago was at the epicenter of ...



Bill Bangert dies, 'world's strongest mayor' created Champ  STLtoday.com

His careers included public *service* and two stints as mayor of Berkeley, where he grew up.



More urgency needed for Ferguson-Florissant schools, report says  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • A team studying the struggling Ferguson-Florissant School District says there must be a stronger sense of urgency about the need for immediate ...



Pastor Aeneas Williams opens new church location in St. Ann, grand opening is 2-5 p.m. Saturday, January 27  St. Louis American

The Spirit of the Lord Family Church (The Spirit Church), pastored by NFL Hall of Famer Aeneas Williams, will celebrate the completion and Grand Opening of its ...



Oakland Youth Join Civil Rights Pilgrimage to Honor Women of the Civil Rights Movement  Post News Group

Nine years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat from the fifth row on a City of Montgomery segregated public bus, Montgomery's Women's Political ...



Proposals for surveillance regulations, repeal of residency requirement reemerge at Board of Aldermen  STLtoday.com

ST. LOUIS • A group of city aldermen and several advocacy groups gathered at City Hall on Friday to drum up support for a proposal strengthening the Board of ...



McCluer South-Berkeley edged by California on last-second FG  STLtoday.com

FERGUSON • California sophomore kicker Aaron Cuevas was not particularly calm with the game on the line Saturday afternoon.



DOJ: Ferguson school resource officers too quick to use force  STLtoday.com

Ferguson police officers who work in schools lack proper training and guidelines and respond to misbehavior among students with unreasonable arrest and ...



Missouri Tigers Football Countdown: 46 Days Until Shaun Conway  Arch Authority

There's only 46 days left until the Missouri Tigers kick off their 2016 season at West Virginia, so today we honor number 46, running back Shaun Conway.



Berkeley: Police Department denounced at raucous City Council meeting  San Jose Mercury News

BERKELEY — A smaller-than-expected crowd showed up at a rescheduled, venue-changed City Council meeting on a rainy Tuesday night, but what the ...



Former Ram Aeneas Williams now tending a flock in Ferguson  STLtoday.com

In a dark high school auditorium in Ferguson, hundreds gather every Sunday to listen to a former St. Louis Ram who has traded in an athletic career for a life of ...



Orchard Farm: William Runion  STLtoday.com

Academic rank • 1 of 500. Sports • Cross country, track and field. Academic bio • National Merit Finalist; St. Charles County Outstanding STEM Student; Missouri ...



Miller Career ready for another run at state  STLtoday.com

The Miller Career girls basketball team enters the state semifinals this weekend hoping the third time is the charm.



Festus puts inexperience aside to sweep Class 3 team titles  STLtoday.com

The Festus High boys cross country team probably didn't need any more motivation Saturday — but it got some anyway at Oak Hills Golf Center in Jefferson City.



Meet the US Olympians from Missouri  OzarksFirst.com

Team USA is just about set for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games. Learn more about the athletes who will be leading our country, who were born right here in the ...



Companies like Monsanto, Sigma-Aldrich, Ameren and those in the Midtown Cortex Innovation Community are shelling out millions to encourage young students to get excited about science, technology, engineering and mathematics, so that one day those students might make the latest innovation for their companies.  St. Louis Business Journal

This story is a part of our focus called Educating a STEM Workforce. For more stories about St. Louis firms getting involved in STEM initiatives, pick up this week's ...



The Little Farm in Berkeley Teaches Kids About Food  New York Times

The Little Farm in Tilden Nature Area in Berkeley opened in 1955 to teach urban children about food production.



Whistle Blowing Teacher Says He Faces Firing for Revealing Discrimination  Post News Group

Brian Crowell, a Berkeley High School history teacher, is locked in a fight with his school and district over the Berkeley Peer Assistance and Review (B-PAR) ...



Women to Watch: Chinaka Hodge | Women To Watch  KQED

Welcome to KQED Arts' Women to Watch, a series celebrating 20 local women artists, creatives and makers who are pushing boundaries in 2017. Driven by ...



​Washington University's College Prep program nearly doubles​ | The Source  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, ...



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