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Prison Sentence Linked to Deadly DUI Wreck Upheld

Melissa Weiser, 31, pleaded guilty in February 2010 acknowledging she was drunk and had been smoking marijuana before she blew through a stop sign in southern Illinois’ Clinton County.

08/08/2013

Memorial Day at Jefferson Barracks Cemetery

Old Soldiers and Survivors Remember at JB Cemetery

ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–The dead outnumbered the living this Memorial Day at Jefferson Barracks — a cemetery going back to the Civil War with curved-top white tombstones, each marked with an American Flag, rippling out over green […]

05/27/2013

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Overnight America: May 27th, 2013 – Ryan Beatty, Rick Byer

Singer Ryan Beatty who was discovered on YouTube dropped by the studios this morning to talk about his upcoming Summer Tour and who influenced him in the world of music. Rick Byer sat down to […]

05/27/2013

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Interviews With Veterans: What Memorial Day Means From A Hero’s Perspective

How do you celebrate Memorial Day, and what does this federal holiday mean to you and your family? Read what some of our country’s veterans had to say about Memorial Day, patriotism and what this annual holiday means to them.

05/13/2013

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Where To Experience National Monuments This Memorial Day

Visiting monuments this Memorial Day is a refreshing way of fostering a child’s education outside of the classroom, paying tribute to those who died in war and remembering America’s leaders.

05/13/2013

St. Louis Gateway Arch

Arch Hours Will Not Be Cut By Sequestration

Despite a five percent reduction in its budget, The Arch’s Memorial Day to Labor Day hours will not change.

04/08/2013

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Jack Buck Poems: Holidays & History

Among various topics, holidays and historical events came up in Jack’s poetry. Here are samples of poems Jack wrote about the 4th of July, Memorial Day, September 11th and D-Day.

06/12/2012

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The Voice Box: Secrets Of Grilling

Summer is almost here and it’s time to dust off the grill and get those steaks sizzling. This week on The Voice Box, we share our best (and worst) tips to a successful BBQ.

05/29/2012

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90-year-old Veterans Gather In Southern Illinois

Three veterans in southwestern Illinois say this time of year has special meaning.

05/27/2012

U.S. Army reservist James Casey speaks during American Legion Memorial Day service in St. Louis on Saturday, May 26, 2012 (KMOX/Brad Choat).

American Legion Memorial Service In St. Louis

Speaker asked audience to honor nation’s war dead through community service.

05/26/2012

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