Two families struggle to accept

Published: February 10, 2009

The accident11:30 p.m.Just another Saturday night and the doorbell rings. Mike Liscombe opens his front door to two teenage boys with distraught faces. His wife, Kathy, is asleep. Read More »...

Couple opens tie-dye shop At Mid-Rivers Mall Splash’d is a unique place to tie-dye

Published: February 10, 2009

Sitting around and tossing ideas back and fourth, 26-year-old Chad Menke and his 29-yearold girlfriend JoAnne Scheffer came up with an idea. It was something creative and random Read More »...

Retiring after this year, a fine example of the talent we have here at Howell North leaves his mark

Published: February 10, 2009

You might know Mike Kenny as a business teacher. You might know Mike Kenny from his famous quote at the football games, “Another fine example of the talent we have here at Francis Howell North.” Read More »...

Wilson continues to cope with eye complications

Published: February 9, 2009

Have you ever thought how the flip of a switch can completely turn your world upside down? For senior Jacob Wilson, this realization has become reality. Read More »...

Locks of love giveing ‘LOL’ a new meaning

Published: February 9, 2009

Instead of receiving gifts this Valentines Day, do something different and share the love by giving. Locks of Love is a not-for-profit charity that assists those from The United States and Canada under age 18 Read More »...

Is it worth the rush?

Published: February 9, 2009

It’s growing, a flood rising up the levy and spilling over the banks. This torrent has taken the country by storm and there are no signs of letting up. Energy drinks are the fastest growing beverage category in the United States. Between June 2006 and June 2007, U.S. consumers spent $744 million on them, a 34 percent increase over the previous year a...

From India to America, Rani has found her place

Published: February 5, 2009

On Nov. 26, 1994 25-year-old Harsha Rani prepared to come to the U.S from New Delhi, India. Her husband, Prathamesh Shah, got a job offer with a software programmer. She had to leave behind her parents, her brother, and her teaching career at a middle school and high school. Read More »...

Becoming a legacy

Published: January 14, 2009

Standing in the ring, in front of thousands of people, holding the World Heavyweight Title proudly over his head, WWE superstar Randy Orton has become the youngest champion at the age of 24.It all started when he was a child watching his grandfather and father wrestle, being backstage around his favorites such as Jake the Snake, and seeing how the b...

The mysteries of the Mansion

Published: January 13, 2009

Betsy Belanger can communicate with spirits. Standing under the dimly-lit, orb-like lamps that hang low from the ceiling, her eyes are closed. The Monday night tour group at the historic Lemp Mansion sits in awed silence as they Read More »...

The Omnimax plays “Mysteries of the Great Lakes”

Published: January 13, 2009

It’s hard not to notice the Science Center’s big dome. This dome, known as the Omnimax, is used for projecting many movies. One show currently playing is titled “Mysteries of the Great Lakes.” Read More »...

When “LOL” becomes dangerous

Published: January 13, 2009

With all of today’s new technology, text messaging while driving has become more trendy and dangerous than ever before. Read More »

Powell takes in canines to become part of SCCSRR

Published: January 13, 2009

On a typical day in 2004, Patty Powell was sitting in her living room with her dog Dakota enjoying a nice evening of watching TV. She was flipping through the channels when she stopped at a show on police dog training. At the end of the program, a man came on the screen asking if anybody was interested in dog training to call the number on the scr...