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Police & Fire
Prosecutors charged Todd Combs, of Affton, with seven counts of child endangerment in connection to the death of Christopher Marks last August.
The honor was handed out by the Missouri Track and Cross-Country Coaches Association.
The cancellations include all American Airlines flights in or out of the city after 3 p.m.
The watch will remain in effect until 8 p.m. as a severe storm system passes through the area early tonight.
The performance organization wants to hear stories from local moms. Those stories chosen will be part of an area Mothers Day show on May 11.
The commission voted 9-3 against $15 million in tax breaks for a 172,000-square-foot redevelopment of Kenrick Plaza. A public hearing before the vote drew emotional testimony from residents for and against the project.
Consumer Reports thinks so, apparently. Do you agree that Apple is slipping behind its rivals in the smartphone market?
The Missouri Public Service Commission has approved a rate increase request by Ameren UE that will add $10 to the average bill. Laclede Gas is also asking the commission to let it raise rates on its customers.
Schools, Public Safety
Affton School District employs two armed school resource officers. Thursday, one of those officers helped manage rumors of a violent threat at Affton High School.
Law enforcement and school district officials said a meeting of the Safe Schools Partnership Program Thursday morning produced meaningful discussions on other ways to prevent a repeat of the tragic school shooting in Connecticut last week.
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