Sharon Quigley Carpenter defeated primary opponents Jimmie Matthews and Ed McFowland Tuesday after stepping down in July.
The decisive Democratic primary was marred by accusations of bribery and bitter racial divides.
St. Louis voters go to the polls to decide whether incumbent Mayor Francis Slay deserves a fourth term.
“If you don’t like Slay because he is white-vote for Jimmie Matthews because Reed is no different than Slay!”
Today, St. Louis Mayoral candidate Jimmie Matthews loses his temper, when someone suggests he was paid to run as a spoiler…
During an hour-long debate the three candidates aiming to be the next Mayor of St. Louis discussed a variety of topics at a candidate forum carried by KWMU Radio Monday.
Unsurprisingly, crime was a recurring theme Monday night. There were 113 homicides in the city last year and 14 thus far in 2013.