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

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

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 ...

Support grows for McCluer South-Berkeley coach paralyzed by gunshot

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.

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

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 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 ...

Berkeley residents ask: When you take the schools away, what's left?  KBIA

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

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.

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

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 ...

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

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

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

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

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

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 ...

McCluer South-Berkeley grabs another conference crown with win over Affton

FERGUSON • Jaylen Gardner simply smiled and kept his mouth shut.

MICDS 28, McCluer South-Berkeley 6 | High School Football

MICDS' Tyler Purdy (10) carries the ball against McCluer South-Berkeley at McCluer South-Berkeley High School in Ferguson, Mo., on Aug. 25, 2018. Michael ...

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.

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 exposes himself near McCluer South Berkeley High School  KTVI Fox 2 St. Louis

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

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.

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

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

Ferguson-Florissant nears redistricting decision that could mean school closures

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

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 ...

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.

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

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

Police Search for Suspect in Killing of Local High School Student  KTRS | St Louis News and Talk Radio | The Big 550 AM

According to Normandy Police, 16-year-old Garrian Green Jr. was shot multiple times in the 5800 block of Bermuda Road at around 1:30 PM Saturday.

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

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 ...

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

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

Ferguson-Florissant parents expected to show up in big numbers as district weighs changes

Ferguson-Florissant School District parents are expected to show up in a big way at Wednesday night's school board meeting about possible changes in the ...

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

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 ...

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 ...

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

Centene Corp. Chairman and CEO Michael F. Neidorff accepts the 2017 Citizen of the Year award during a ceremony at McCluer South-Berkeley High School ...

Blair Oaks Falcons at McCluer South-Berkeley Bulldogs

What: Class 3 quarterfinal. When: 1 p.m. Saturday. Watch: Live stream on Records: Blair Oaks 12-0; McCluer South-Berkeley 10-0. Rankings: ...

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

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 ...

Berkeley High School Historic Decade Class Reunion

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

Dynamic Hair leads Blair Oaks past McCluer South-Berkeley

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

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

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

McCluer South-Berkeley battles the weather and McCluer for a victory

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

McCluer South-Berkeley's Raghib Muhammad selected as UM-St. Louis EDprenuer in Residence  St. Louis American

Raghib Muhammad, a marketing instructor at McCluer South-Berkeley High School, is one of two educators who has been chosen to become a University of ...

McCluer South-Berkeley names meet after alum Rodgers

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

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

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

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.

Oakland police release sketches of suspects in double homicide  East Bay Times

(CLICK HERE, if you are unable to view this photo gallery or video on your mobile device.) OAKLAND — Police on Thursday released sketches of three persons ...

Janvrin, Pederson headed to Missouri Sports Hall of Fame  The Daily Star-Journal

Central Missouri Track and Field co-head coaches Kip Janvrin and Kirk Pedersen have coached together for three decades and will now enter the Missouri ...

Lady Knights Swim to Third At AAA Conference Meet  The Missourian

Competing in the Archdiocesan Athletic Association Girls Swimming Championships Monday and Tuesday, the St. Francis Borgia Regional Lady Knights ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

Terror Targets the San Francisco Bay Area  The Jewish Voice

Amer Sinan Alhaggagi sought to “redefine terror” and kill 10,000. The San Francisco Chronicle reports that Amer Sinan Alhaggagi plotted with ISIS to kill 10,000 ...

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

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

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

Rock the Vote marching band showdown | Local News  St. Louis American

McCluer South-Berkeley Marching Bulldogs will resents the Rock the Vote BOTB – Showdown at 4 p.m. Sunday, November 6 in the McCluer South-Berkeley ...

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 ...

Student charged with bringing a loaded gun to Ferguson school

FERGUSON • A student was arrested today for bringing a loaded gun to McCluer South-Berkeley High School, police said.

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 ...

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 ...

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

Residents in the Ferguson-Florissant School District are speaking out against shuttering two historic schools in the district. District administrators are.

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, ...

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.

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 ...

CEO pay jumps 33 percent at St. Louis companies

Pay mostly follows results, but a few pay packages are hard to explain.

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.

Legendary principal Tom Parker turned around Turlock High  Modesto Bee

In 1978, Turlock High School was a tough place – for teachers, students and even the police officers who visited occasionally. Tom Parker changed all that.

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

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 ...

Kids Have Alway Led the Way for Progress. The Push for Gun Control Is No Different.  Mother Jones

After the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., last week, it quickly became clear that it wouldn't be politicians or veteran ...

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 ...

Ritenour: Mann McGruder

Academic rank • 40 of 440. Sports • Football, track. Academic bio • Honor roll, four years. Athletic bio • Football: 2016 second-team all-conference and ...

McCluer South-Berkeley edged by California on last-second FG

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

Miller Career ready for another run at state

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

Enrollment decline has Ferguson-Florissant weighing redistricting options

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

The Top 100 Boys All-Time Great Southwest Athletes  MileSplit

We used our database to find the top 100 athletes all-time in each of the events at the Great Southwest Outdoor Track and Field Classic.

CBC: Luke Carey

Academic rank • 3 of 225. Sports • Football, water polo. Academic bio • Student of the semester; academic all-state football; Bright Flight Scholar; Mu Alpha Theta ...

DOJ: Ferguson school resource officers too quick to use force

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Bill Bangert dies, 'world's strongest mayor' created Champ

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

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

Warriors’ Patrick McCaw leans on father’s advice  SFGate

A week ago Sunday, in the wake of perhaps the worst game he has ever played, Warriors rookie Patrick McCaw called his father, Jeff. A longtime high school ...

Festus puts inexperience aside to sweep Class 3 team titles

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.

Bayless Bronchos vs. Lincoln College Prep Tigers

What: Class 2 boys soccer state semifinal. When, where: 2 p.m. Friday, Soccer Park, Fenton. Records, rankings: Bayless, 21-4-2, No.

Miller Career tops Gateway STEM for PHL title

As Gateway STEM defensive back C.J. Perkins laid unmoving on the turf, fans unaware of the situation behind the Miller Career Academy sideline were still ...

Vince Coleman headlines 2017 Mo Sports HOF class  Ozarks Sports Zone

The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will soon induct former St. Louis Cardinals speedster Vince Coleman and pair of past Kansas City standouts in Royals ...

Former Ram Aeneas Williams now tending a flock in Ferguson

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 ...

Accomplice of man fatally shot by St. Louis police officer is charged with murder  St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Davion Henderson was killed Monday by police who said he pointed a gun at them.

University City: Hannah Fuller

Academic rank • 3 of 173. Sports • Soccer. Academic bio • All Missouri Award (yearbook); Student Leadership Award; Princeton Book Award; Golden Lion Award ...

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

The event, which gathered more than 200 students from ages 8 to 18, dealt with topics involving STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics).

Wentzville man still wearing bracelet 39 years after Vietnam pilot went missing

For nearly four decades, he's been wearing a stainless steel bracelet etched with the name of an Air Force captain he never met.

St Louis area students win Walgreens Expressions Challenge  St. Louis American

Out of 2000 applicants, nine St. Louis area high school students earned honors and prize money for their individual creative talent during the Walgreens ...

​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, ...

St. Joseph's: Hannah Gruensfelder

Academic rank • 13 of 119. Sports • Volleyball, soccer. Academic bio • Beta Chi Science Fair ribbon winner; Ohio State National Buckeye Award; National Honor ...

Meet the US Olympians from Missouri

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 ...

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