The proposed bill wasn’t even given a second by the St. Louis County Council.
Protesters plan to pack city council meeting tonight to protest police actions.
Authorities with the Freeburg School District say the name originated in the 1930s, and was meant as an honor for a scrappy basketball team that played well despite having very few players who were tall.
The minimum wage and other contentious issues are on the agenda as the St. Louis Board of Aldermen meets for its final session before summer break this morning.
UrbanStreet Group is putting together a mixed-use plan, with retail, restaurants, a movie theater, apartment buildings and parks.
Clay will discuss the lessons learned from Ferguson and reforming the criminal justice system and law enforcement when he makes a presentation to President Barack Obama during a Congressional Black Caucus meeting at the White House.
Mayor James Knowles says there were going to be three meetings in Ferguson, but out of safety concerns and some confusion about where the meetings were to be held, the number of meetings has been reduced to two.
State legislators charged with studying the issue had a hearing with area leaders Wednesday about the current sales tax pool, and whether to keep it.
2,000 meeting and convention planners gathering here this weekend.
Next town hall meeting set for 7 pm Tuesday in St. Charles.