Incident sends students outside Eureka High School
Ambulances and fire trucks responded to a situation at Eureka High School, located near Route 109.
Two people allegedly steal TVs, other items from Eureka Walmart
Eureka Police have identified a 35-year-old St. Louis man as a person of interest in the theft of $1,492.69 worth of items from Walmart, 131 Eureka Towne Center Drive. A woman allegedly assisted the man with the theft, police reported. At about 6:55 p.m. Feb. 18, a man and a...
St. Louis County Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 16 Incidents and 21 Crime Stories
St. Louis County Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 16 Incidents and 21 Crime Stories. During the last week, St. Louis County recorded a total of 16 reported crime cases. The most prevalent crime was theft, with 5 instances, followed closely by assault, which had 4 instances. There were also 3 instances of both shootings and arrests, and a single case of vandalism. The data indicates a concerning level of criminal activity in the place, with theft being the most common crime, which may suggest a need for increased security measures. Assault cases also being significant, points to a potential issue with violence in the area. The presence of shootings and arrests further highlights the severity of the crime situation in the place. The solitary case of vandalism, while not as severe as the other crimes, still contributes to the overall crime picture. The data underscores the need for continued vigilance and proactive measures to combat crime in St. Louis County.
Builder pitches new subdivision, with 121 houses, in St. Louis County
AFFTON, Mo. — A developer is eyeing property next to Interstate 55 in south St. Louis County for a new 121-home subdivision. Chesterfield-based homebuilder McBride Homes has submitted a zoning request for the housing development, to be called The Grove at Grant’s Trail. The firm has the property under contract through an associated limited liability company, documents show.
Police search for missing 35-year-old woman
MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. — Police are searching for a missing woman. Kira Littrell was last seen at a north St. Louis County assisted living facility. Littrell is 35 years old, 5’2″ tall, and weighs 140 lbs. She has blonde hair and brown eyes and was last seen dressed in a puffy red coat, blue jeans, […]
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of Manchester, MO Need You!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near manchester.
Video of scuffling boys raises concerns of school safety in St. Charles Co. middle school
ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (First Alert 4) - A video of two boys fighting at a St. Charles County middle school is circulating on social media sites like Facebook. According to Melissa Bernstein, her son, a Hollenbeck Middle School student in a white t-shirt, is seen backing away from another student before he eventually starts swinging fists to defend himself.
Authorities identify St. Louis man shot and killed in Fenton area
A 20-year-old Fenton-area man was arrested after he allegedly shot and killed Jarvis Person, 39, of St. Louis at a home in the 800 block of Matthews Drive in the Jefferson County portion of Fenton. The Fenton man reportedly was trying to stop Person from assaulting a woman, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office reported.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Dogs Today in Arnold, MO
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around arnold.
Eureka High School evacuated after HVAC motor became overheated
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. (First Alert 4) - Eureka High School was evacuated Friday morning after an overheated HVAC motor on the roof. School officials said a burning smell and hazy smoke were reported in the E-wing area, and the school was evacuated. When the fire department arrived on the scene, they discovered the source of the smell and smoke was an overheated HVAC motor on one of the units on the roof.
Grubville woman hurt in crash in Franklin County
A Grubville woman was injured Tuesday evening, Feb. 27, in a one-car accident on Hwy. 30 west of Pierce Creek Road near Lonedell in Franklin County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported. At 7:05 p.m., Kathryn J. Heintz, 63, of Grubville was driving a 2015 Volkswagen Jetta west on the...
'Continued pattern of violent behavior' | Kirkwood parents urge school leaders to intervene on 5th grader's threats
KIRKWOOD, Mo. — Upset parents in Kirkwood said a fifth grader is terrorizing their children. They said they want the Kirkwood School District to step in before something worse happens at Robinson Elementary. This week, several parents spoke at the Kirkwood School Board meeting, each one pleading for leaders...
Domestic violence incident leaves one dead, one in custody
A domestic violence incident turned deadly Thursday night in Fenton, according to police.
Savoring Eureka: A Journey Through Its 3 Most Remarkable Pubs
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional pubs in Eureka. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we would love to hear your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Growing cookie chain expanding to St. Louis area, plans to open 7 stores
ST. LOUIS — A quickly growing cookie chain plans to open its first St. Louis-area store this summer. But the company’s plans don’t stop there, as additional stores are already in development, with at least seven shops set to open in the region. Dirty Dough Cookies will...
Remembering the 1915 Tornado: A Reminder for St. Charles County Residents to Stay Prepared
The Missouri Severe Weather Preparedness Month has reminded residents of the 1915 tornado that affected St. Charles County. The tornado, which occurred when the area was less populated, resulted in significant damage. It led to the death of four people and destroyed many buildings. The tornado occurred on July 7, 1915, affecting Foristell, Wentzville, Gilmore, O’Fallon, and St. Peters before reaching St. Charles City. It first impacted a dairy farm near Foristell, causing injuries and property damage.
Allenton Bridge in Eureka closed today for repairs
The City of Eureka announced West Main Street and the Allenton Bridge will be closed today, Feb. 29 for repairs. Allenton Bridge and parts of West Main Street will be closed today, Feb. 29, for minor bridge repairs, City Clerk Julie Wood said. She said motorists may travel east on West Main Street but can not travel west.
Man in custody after fatally shooting another man in domestic situation in Fenton
A man was taken into custody after fatally shooting another man Thursday evening in Fenton. The circumstances that led up to the shooting remained unclear.
Salt + Smoke's massive new location opens today in Ellisville
West County is finally home to one of St. Louis’ most recognizable barbecue restaurants. Salt + Smoke opens its doors on a massive new location in Ellisville, Missouri, today at 1386 Clarkson Clayton Center. The restaurant will be one of the biggest locations for the brand, weighing in at...