Tom Ackerman’s first gig behind a microphone came when he was a sophomore at St. Louis Country Day School. It was his first real experience in the press box, rifling through rosters, interviewing head coaches, and calling plays on the field as the school’s public address announcer.
18 people rescued, 30 others evacuated due to rising Yadkin Creek
The Belleville Boot Company employs 750 people nationwide and has manufactured military boots since World War 1.
Illinois lawmakers have approved legislation that would grant amnesty to underage drinkers who call 911 to get help.
Measure would establish $15-per-hour minimum wage by 2020.
A Missouri bill signed by Gov. Jay Nixon on Friday is touted by its supporters as a way to protect older residents and those with disabilities from financial exploitation by giving advisers more authority to act if they suspect fraud.
Mayor Slay has announced his plans to raise the minimum wage to 15 dollars an hour in St. Louis by 2020.
With three out of four Americans who are infected unaware they have hepatitis C, Illinois lawmakers last month approved a measure to fight what’s been called a silent epidemic.
Illinois legislation would change standards of officer-involved death investigations, police-worn body cameras and officers’ use of force.
The St. Louis Board of Aldermen is moving toward passing a bill that would ask city voters to raise their property taxes in August to pay for new police and fire department equipment.