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HS dance team photo shoot with police creates controversy in Granite City, Ill.

"When I saw the photos, I was very disappointed," said Granite City School Superintendent Jim Greenwald. "It definitely cross the line."

ABC7 CHICAGO - 2018-08-19 15:55:40

St. Louis County police searching for missing 12-year-old girl

ST. LOUIS COUNTY — The St. Louis County Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a missing girl.Tijana Stojanovic, 12, was last seen leaving her home in the 2800 block of Telegraph Road around 5:30 p.m. Saturday night.Police said Stojanovic was going to meet 26-year-old Pierre Ma

KSDK - 2018-08-18 23:34:26

Male shot in head in north St. Louis, transported to area hospital

A male victim has been taken to an area hospital after being shot in the head near the intersection of North Grand Boulevard and Sullivan Avenue, police said Saturday.The shooting in the JeffVanderLou neighborhood occurred around 1:14 p.m.The victim was unconscious, police said in a brief news relea

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-08-18 19:19:00

Bethalto inventor Jeff Hughart takes ‘to go’ to next level with Cone Huggys

Last May, Jeff Hughart, 40, of Bethalto, traveled to the Small Business Expo hosted by the University of Illinois at Chicago to pitch his invention, Cone Huggys, to “Shark Tank” producers, one of many... more

TELEGRAPH - 2018-08-18 18:17:00

Man in north St. Louis hotel standoff found dead

Police respond to the First Western Inn on North Broadway on Friday, Aug. 17, 2018, after shots were fired as officers tried to make an arrest. Photo by David Carson,dcarson@post-dispatch.com


Man shot during home invasion in Madison County dies of his injuries

Police responded to the scene in the 100 block of South Oak Street just after 11 p.m. and found Damian Huber, 24, of Brighton, with a gunshot wound. First responders rushed Huber to a hospital, where he died of his injuries.

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-08-17 23:00:00

Things going the Cardinals' way helps team move into wild-card spot

ByRob RainsWhat happened in the third inning of Saturday night’s game is a perfect illustration of how things have been going the Cardinals’ way lately.On what should have been an inning-ending strikeout of Yadier Molina, a passed ball let him reach first base. Three batters later, the Cardinals had

KSDK - 2018-08-19 13:45:01

Police investigating triple shooting in St. Louis’ Visitation Park neighborhood

ST. LOUIS – An investigation is underway after a triple shooting in St. Louis’ Visitation Park neighborhood Friday afternoon.Officers responded to the 5400 block of Cabanne around 3 p.m. where two men were found with gunshot wounds. Both were conscious and breathing. A third victim was located, but

KSDK - 2018-08-17 20:28:19

Father of man shot by St. Louis police in 2015 files wrongful death lawsuit

The family of Mansur Ball-Bey listens on Thursday, June 2, 2016, on the steps of the Mel Carnahan Courthouse as their lawyer, Jermaine Wooten, tells the media that no charges will be filed against the officers who killed Ball-Bey. They are, from left: Mansur's brother, Chris Ball-Bey; his parents, B

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-08-18 22:15:00

Granite City school board to meet regarding ‘inappropriate’ dance team photos

“When I saw the photos I was very shocked, very disappointed, very surprised,” Greenwald told the news station. “knew immediately it was very inappropriate and they had crossed the line.”

TELEGRAPH - 2018-08-17 19:03:00

Child dies days after rescue from Lumiere Hotel pool

A Jefferson County woman says she witnessed an employee pointing towards the pool Sunday, notice something strange at the bottom, then yelling and running off. Her friend jumped in to help save the child. He was able to lift the child to the surface and others attempted to start CPR. Paramedics even

KPLR11.COM - 2018-08-17 19:49:26

Granite City dance team takes inappropriate photos in shoot with police vehicle

“It was a promotional shoot that should have been where kids could have a lot of fun along with their coaches, along with the police, without anything inappropriate. Just looks like there were some bad decisions that were made here,” Greenwald said.


Man killed in crash on interstate just south of downtown St. Louis

Police identified the man Thursday as Hani Atef Nonawer Al-Shoubaki, 30, of the 6600 block of Michigan Avenue.


Man shot and killed in north St. Louis

ST. LOUIS -Police are investigating a north St. Louis shooting.A man in his 40's was shot in the 5100 block of Ridge Thursday morning.He was pronounced dead at the scene.There was a large police presence at the scene after the shooting.The investigation is ongoing.


Unidentified man found shot to death on sidewalk in St. Louis

A resident found the man lying on the sidewalk about 6:15 a.m. He had a gunshot wound to the upper part of his body. The man, 42, was pronounced dead at the scene.


Man Fatally Shot In St. Louis' Wells-Goodfellow Neighborhood

ST. LOUIS, MO —A 27-year-old man has diedafter being shot in north St. Louis' Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood Tuesday morning, KMOV reports. Police say Dairian Holmes was shot multiple times in the 5800 block of Roosevelt Place, south of Barrett Brothers Park. He was taken to a hospital where he died.


Local man wins over $1 million in Aviston Queen of Hearts drawing

The Queen of Hearts raffle in Aviston ended last night, after running for more than a year, with a winner receiving a $1 million jackpot.


Mice-infested St. Louis housing complex sued by Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley

Julisa Cannon, a resident of the Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex, cries while describing her living conditions to the St. Louis Housing Authority's Board of Commissioners in St. Louis on Thursday, March 22, 2018. The Clinton-Peabody Housing Complex is currently dealing with a severe mice infestation


Man Exposed Himself To 10-Year-Old Girl At Bus Stop: Police

ST. LOUIS, MO — A manexposed himself to a 10-year-old girlafter trying to lure her into his pickup truck in south St. Louis' Bevo neighborhood Tuesday morning, Fox 2 reports.


Authorities seek motorcycle following alleged Riverbend high-speed chase

A South Roxana police officer said, in a sworn statement, that the chase began in the village, where he spotted the bike traveling at a high rate of speed on Madison Avenue and Michigan Avenue.