St. Louis City Official Who Resigned Wins PrimarySharon Quigley Carpenter defeated primary opponents Jimmie Matthews and Ed McFowland Tuesday after stepping down in July.
Slay Defeats Reed, Matthews In Bid For Fourth TermThe decisive Democratic primary was marred by accusations of bribery and bitter racial divides.
Election Day in St. LouisSt. Louis voters go to the polls to decide whether incumbent Mayor Francis Slay deserves a fourth term.
Sen. Jamilah Nasheed's FB Post Sparks Controversy"If you don't like Slay because he is white-vote for Jimmie Matthews because Reed is no different than Slay!"
Kevin Killeen's Whole 'nother Story -- Longshot Candidate Gets Mad
Crime, Education, and TIFs Some Topics During Mayoral Debate 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.
Crime A Top Topic As Mayoral Candidates Square Off DowntownUnsurprisingly, crime was a recurring theme Monday night. There were 113 homicides in the city last year and 14 thus far in 2013.