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Coach paralyzed in shooting wants to help others

Recently, McClure South-Berkeley High School coach Todd Shelton came home after spending seven weeks at a rehabilitation hospital in Chicago.

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.

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 ...

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

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

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 ...

Berkeley Sues To Prevent Ferguson-Florissant District From Closing Schools  St. Louis Public Radio

Five Berkeley families are trying to prevent the Ferguson-Florissant School District from closing another school in their city. The residents and city.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Not real news roundup: A look at what didn't happen this week  Baraboo News Republic

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these is legit, even though they were shared widely on ...

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

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 ...

Pumpsie Green, 1st black player on Boston Red Sox, dies  Napa Valley Register

BOSTON (AP) — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah "Pumpsie" Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85.

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

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - CrimeStoppers is now offering up to $5,000 for information to help solve the weekend shooting of a popular McCluer South-Berkeley High ...

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 ...

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.

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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Ferguson, Mo., community says goodbye to Vogt Elementary  American School & University

The 90-year-old campus is one of 3 schools that the Ferguson-Florissant district is closing because of enrollment declines.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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

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

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, ...

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

ST. LOUIS COUNTY • Voters in the Ferguson-Florissant School District will soon begin learning about a new way of electing school board members designed to ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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 ...

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

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

Larry Brooks, 72 (Also known as BB Brooks)  Post News Group

Local musician Larry Brooks (better known as B.B. Brooks), has passed away at the age of 72. B.B. was born on November 15, 1946 and died on May 19, 2019.

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

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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

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 ...

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.

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.

Gallery: Annual Labor Day parade marches through downtown St. Louis

Scenes from downtown St. Louis in the annual Labor Day Parade on Monday, Sept. 3, 2018.

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 ...

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 ...

Student arrested with loaded gun at McCluer South High School

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

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 ...

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 ...

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

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

Drake Westcott, junior, infielder, Edwardsville

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

Quick Dive: Great Southwest's Impact On 100m PRs  MileSplit

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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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

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) ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Shedrick Mitchell returns home to bring gospel to his old school  St. Louis American

When we would circle up for prayer, for some reason I would always be by her,” Shedrick Mitchell said of the late Whitney Houston. “And when she would pray, ...

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.

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.

​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, ...

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 ...

Berkeley Singer Gives Back in the Bay Area  Post News Group

Sydney Nycole Reeves, a 21 year old singer and songwriter from Berkeley has been working behind the scenes to build her brand in the Bay Area. Blending ...

Does the Black Church Need to Lead the Ferguson Movement?  The New Republic

FERGUSON, Mo.—Aeneas Williams began his Easter sermon wearing a “DUKE” baseball cap. Lest we congregants think he was an overzealous fan giving into ...

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 ...

St. Augustine appoints Karen Collins, first woman and layperson, as president

St. Augustine High School announced Sunday that Karen S. Collins, a high school principal in Missouri with educational experience in New Orleans, will ...

STLHSS Scholar Athletes |

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

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 ...

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