Pusha T Shouts Out Fan Who Lost (and Found) Play at St. Louis Show | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

Courtesy Mitchell Buchan Mitchell Buchan lost (and found) his leg at last week’s Pusha T show in St. Louis. This past weekend, Pusha T’s show in St. Louis made headlines for reasons having nothing to do with the Virginia Beach rapper’s performance. A little after 5 am the morning after the show, @mitchellbuchn tweeted, “@PUSHA_T … Read more

Hartmann: Agape Didn’t Fit a MAGA Soundbite, so Schmitt Didn’t Stop Abuse | Hartmann | St. Louis

DOYLE MURPHY Eric Schmitt treated Agape very differently than he treated other school districts not accused of abuse. For decades, children at the Agape Boarding School for Boys have allegedly been subjected to mental, physical and sexual abuse at the hands of the Christian school’s staff. Here is some of what took place (all denied … Read more

Eric Schmitt Can’t Help Himself, Sues Over Student Loan Relief | Missouri News | St. Louis

DOYLE MURPHY Eric Schmitt, the man with many lawsuits. In his most recent lawsuit, Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt has joined five states in suing the Biden administration’s student loan forgiveness program. The lawsuit, signed by Schmitt, who is also the state’s Republican nominee for senate, was filed in federal court in Missouri on Wednesday. … Read more

New Morgan Street Brewery Apartments Set To Be 24/7 Party | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Kavahn Mansouri Morgan Street Brewery may soon be a mixed-used development. If you’re of a certain age and went to college in St. Louis — or maybe just lived here in your 20s — at one point, Friday night meant jumping on the Metro and heading to Laclede’s Landing. You’d get a … Read more

Rosati-Cain High School Should Stay Open, Leave Archdiocese | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Think back to the most awkward time in your life. You know, that time when you are old enough to know generally how the world operates but are still trying to figure out how you fit into all of it. Old enough to have many parts of your personality fleshed out, but … Read more

Pastor Jesse Vargas’ Victim Says He ‘Remorselessly Stole’ Her Childhood | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Molly Rodgers speaks to the media after the sentencing of Jesse Vargas. A former youth pastor from New York was sentenced in federal court in St. Louis today to more than 13 years in prison for two felonies stemming from his crossing state lines to engage in a sexual act with a … Read more

Salt + Smoke to Open Oh Hey! Barbecue Inside Kirkwood Schnucks | Food & Drink News | St. Louis

Jennifer Silverberg Soon you’ll be able to pick up food from Oh Hey! Barbecue from the ease of the grocery store. Imagine this scenario: You’ve just ground through a whole day at the office, and you’re dragging hard. But you still have to go to the grocery store for a few items and, Shoot, you’ve … Read more

AirDrop Threats Send Metro East School Into Lockdown All Week | St. Louis Metro News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Cahokia High School in Cahokia, Illinois. A Metro East high school has gone on lockdown four days in a row after mass violent threats were sent out to the student body. The week at Cahokia High School began with two such threats sent out on Monday, followed by another on Wednesday. Every … Read more

Missouri’s Spire To Raise Rates Just in Time for Winter | Missouri News | St. Louis

click to enlarge Spire seeks an increase in revenues after a November 2021 increase. Missouri Spire customers are likely to see their gas bills get bigger for the second year in a row. This week, customers of the state’s natural gas company received a Notice of Local Public Hearings and Request for Comments Regarding Proposed … Read more

Missouri Tax Cut Passes With Bipartisan Support — and Scrutiny | Missouri News | St. Louis

click to enlarge TIM BOMMEL/HOUSE COMMUNICATIONS Governor Mike Parson called for a special session of the state legislature to pass the tax cut. Yesterday the Missouri House of Representatives passed a bill cutting income tax in the state, sending it to Governor Mike Parson’s desk for signature. The top income tax rate in the state … Read more