Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Vikings are 16-3 this season. Joey Reeves pitches a 4-hit gem over the Rams.
The Parkway North-Ladue baseball game was kind of like a 4th of July performance. While the North Vikings exploded like a bottle rocket, Ladue mostly fizzled like a cherry bomb with a bad fuse. “We really didn’t get anything going, this just wasn’t our day,” said Ladue’s coach Rob Garrett, trudging off the field after a 6-0 whitewash at the hands of the 16-3 Vikings. Ladue fell to 15-3. Sophomore lefty Joey Reeves went six innings and limited Ladue to just 4 scattered hits. The Vikings have been battled tested this year with two wins over Summit (last year’s state champs, winners over North in the title game); Parkway South, Parkway Central Troy (2 wins), Kirkwood, Hazelwood Central and Burroughs. The Vikings are really busy Coach Fred …
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Kirkwood Police said two men stole NFC championship and Big 12 championship rings among other items from the home.
Two men stole more than $28,000 in electronics and jewelry, including NFC championship ring and Big 12 championship rings, on Dec. 31 from the Kirkwood home of Rob Boras, the St. Louis Rams tight ends coach. James Bright, of the 6200 block of Sunshine Drive in High Ridge, and Jeffrey Medcalf, of the 1100 block of Briarhurst in West County, were charged Friday with second-degree burglary and felony stealing more than $25,000, a class B felony. Police said the men broke into Boras’ home at about 1:28 p.m. Dec. 31. The men stole a gold NFC championship ring, two gold Southwestern Conference championship rings, a gold Big 12 championship ring, a gold charm bracelet, two video game consoles, two flat-screen televisions, six wristwatches, 20 …
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Jesse Farmer's home sustained serious damage in the Good Friday Tornado.
Patch continues to follow the aftermath of the Good Friday storms which wreaked havoc on the lives of thousands of people in the St. Louis area. This weekend, the St. Louis Rams and the National Football League are reaching out to the families impacted by the storm. Jesse Farmer, a senior at Pattonville High School and a Pirate football player, was flown with his family to New York City Friday. On Saturday, Farmer announced the Rams' fourth-round draft choice in front of the assembled crowd at Radio City Music Hall. Commentators from the NFL Network also paused from their draft analysis to give Farmer the chance to make the pick (Hawaii receiver Greg Salas) heard in cable homes around the country. Host Rich Eisen talked about how Farmer …
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
A roundup of St. Louis news headlines for Wednesday.
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Wednesday, February 16, 2011
A roundup of the region's major developments for Thursday.
Here are the top stories from Patch sites in your area: Wrestling: District Qualifiers Gearing up for State Meet University City's New Board Member-Elect Rick Salamon Your Weekend: Music, Theater, Dance Kid Power! 22-1 Lady Rams Face Nerinx in Districts
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Rams employees give their time to raise money for children in need.
- VOLUNTEERS IN THE NEWS
- Rob McLean
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Extra! Extra! Read all about it: St. Louis Rams distribute newspapers to raise funds for children's charities. The St. Louis professional football team's employees were out early on Nov. 18 to distribute special editions of the Suburban Journals, called Old Newsboys Day. A group, including the Rams' Community Outreach Coordinator Tyler DeCost, passed out the newspapers at Westport Plaza from 6:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m. DeCost said this was part of the Ram's staff days of service — the organization's year-old initiative where staff members are expected to do one volunteer event per month, year round. John Oswald, another Rams employee passing out papers at Westport and who works in the team's operations, said the volunteers collected …