Police Investigate Murder-Suicide in Valley ParkThe school district contacted police when a six-year-old boy didn't show up for school.
Grand Kids May Be Saving Their Grandparents Lives Without Knowing ItSLU Care geriatrician Dr. Angela Sanford says people who are grandparents tend to be more active overall.
Controversy at MetroEast School After Student Wears Confederate Flag ShirtThe superintendent, Darcy Benway, said the student has a right to wear the Confederate flag shirt on free speech grounds, and no near-riot occurred at lunch.
Over 150 Students Walk Out Of School To Protest Transgender Teen Using Girls' Locker RoomOver 150 Missouri high school students voiced their displeasure about a transgender teen using the girl’s locker room by walking out of class.
New Study Shows Dangers of E-Cigs to ChildrenGarbutt says in 3 percent of the homes, children have tried to drink the liquid nitrogen, which is potentially fatal.
4 Teenagers, 6-Year-Old Caught in a Stolen CarPolice are investigating whether they were involved in five other robberies in the Soulard area.
Study Shows Doctors Need to Address Obesity in ChildrenA new St. Louis University study says doctors need to do a better job addressing weight issues in hospitalized children.
Missouri Student Transfers Up Slightly This School YearMore than 1,170 Missouri students from two failing school systems in the St. Louis area have been placed in other nearby districts for the upcoming school year, only slightly more than the nearly 1,150 students who switched from the Riverview Gardens and Normandy schools last year, new data show.
Local Pediatrician Concerned About Mumps OutbreakA local pediatrician is concerned about this week’s mumps outbreak in and around Columbia, Missouri.
Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things: Nicole VehigeNicole Vehige is the mother of two boys with special needs, and she helps other parents experiencing the same challenges through fundraising efforts and policy change.
CDC Approves Two New Meningitis VaccinesA local pediatrician applauds the CDC’s approval of two expensive new meningitis vaccines.
Suit Filed by Michael Brown's Parents Moved to Federal CourtThe suit against the city of Ferguson, former police chief Tom Jackson and Darren Wilson, the officer who shot Brown, was filed last month in state court. Jackson and Wilson filed to have the suit moved on grounds that it deals with constitutional issues.