Joel Osteen's Houston Megachurch Opens Doors As ShelterOsteen had faced criticism for not using the massive Lakewood Church as a storm shelter for victims of the flooding.
New Homeless Shelter Raises ConcernsA proposed homeless shelter in Imperial comes before the Jefferson County Planning Commission tonight.
70 Homeless Relocated as City Closes Forestry ShelterIt's moving day for dozens of homeless men who've been staying at a temporary shelter north of downtown.
Animal Shelter in Missouri Gets Rid of Gas ChamberThe Humane Society says Missouri is among four states with operational gas chambers in animal shelters.
Two Lawmakers Work to Address Code Violations at NLECCarpenters have agreed to do the work on the New Life Evangelistic Center for free - next up is finding a home improvement store to donate materials.
Rev. Larry Rice Continues Fight to Keep NLEC OpenJudge Joan Moriarty heard several hours of testimony and broke for the weekend without rendering a decision.
NLEC Asks Court to Intervene in Shelter Shut-Down"Thank God we live in democracy here and we have judges that can overrule things," Rice says. "We just saw it happen as far as the President of the United States."
Distemper Outbreak Winds Down at Stray Rescue Animal ShelterThe month-long distemper outbreak at the Stray Rescue animal shelter seems to be winding down after claiming the lives of 40 dogs.
Stray Rescue Distemper Outbreak Claims 23 Dogs, 50 InfectedStray Rescue is still asking for people to come forward to act as "medical fosters," because dogs heal better in a home environment.
Biddle House Not Affected By Recent Synthetic Drug OverdosesEddie Roth with the City of St. Louis says the Biddle House serves the same population the New Life Evangelistic shelter, but has not seen any of those emergency medical calls.
Stray Rescue Asks for Help Adopting Dogs from ShelterAlthough no other dogs have died from distemper, about 35 are still being treated.
Distemper Outbreak at Stray Rescue Claims 18 PuppiesThe Stray Rescue shelter remains open but has suspended taking new dogs in.