The original song was sung in 1952 by blues singer Ellie Mae “Big Mama” Thornton.
The Illinois Alliance to Prevent Obesity wants to raise taxes on sweet tea, sports drinks and other sugary beverages in the state.
Even if the district thinks about a tax increase for next year, it won’t stop this year’s cuts, which include up to 45 teachers, all tutors, no more library books, band instruments, swimming pools or clubs, and no more school buses for kids within a 3-mile walk of their school.
Missouri economic development officials on Monday told a House panel that building a new football stadium in St. Louis could bring nearly $300 million in net sales tax revenues to the state over the next 30 years.
Belmar says as the department began looking at its options, the Sunshine Law and Freedom of Information Act hit him right between the eyes.
Three shifts a day, five days a week, with no overtime – that’s what local labor leaders are committing to to reduce the time and cost of constructing a new NFL stadium in St. Louis.
Jamala Rogers with Advocates for Youth says they don’t want organizations getting the money to waste it on administrative costs, when it’s supposed to go toward job training, employment opportunities and education.
One ticket: 1 in 176 million chance of winning.
Aaron Johnson was final defendant in multi-million dollar heist.
Edwardsville schools learn state will slash twice as much as previously thought.