Scott Air Force Base
Federal lawmakers were trying Monday to reach a spending agreement to avert a shutdown after midnight. In St. Louis, the most immediate effects would include the closure of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and the Gateway Arch.
Spokeswoman Karen Petitt says the threatened partial shutdown may mean two-thirds of the base’s 5,000 civilian workers could be furloughed.
Mitchell was responding to an incident when he lost control, crossed an I-64 median near Scott Air Force Base, and collided with the Uhls’ car. He was driving 126 miles per hour.
The man in his early 30s was found in a Mascoutah parking lot with a gunshot wound to his head Wednesday.
Those stationed at Scott would help coordinate refueling efforts for ships stationed in the Mediterranean as well as air forces in Turkey and Jordan.
Hancock & Kelley – Thursday, July 25th – David Lee; Mark Kern; Kerri Morgan; James B. Stewart on Farm Bill; Bob Fuss
John and Michael talk with James Stewart about the Farm Bill; with David Lee; with Mark Kern; with Kerri Morgan; and with Bob Fuss.
On August 22nd, we visited the St. Louis Science Center for the letter S.
Many employees will take one Friday off a week for 11 weeks, others will spread it out farther than that. The Southern Illinois Leadership Council says that kind of paycheck uncertainty hurts the local economy.
Scott Air Force Base held a changing of command ceremony on Friday for Colonel Kyle J. Kremer.
Nearly 4,500 civilian workers will take an unpaid day off as part of the automatic federal spending cuts.