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Francis Howell Central girls cagers make mark with strong playoff run

Last Saturday was a bittersweet experience for the Francis Howell Central girls basketball team but for the Spartans, their run in the Class 5 playoffs definitely reenergized the student body and the program. The Spartans were eliminated from the playoffs by Kirkwood 52-39 in the quarterfinals at Hyland Arena on the Lindenwood University campus, but the 22-7 season was one that brought Spartans back among the elite in St. Charles County basketball circles. “I’m very proud of what we were able to accomplish with this season,” Howell Central coach Hayley Leake said. “Going towards the end of the season we ...

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Ramey, Gordon propel Webster Groves over Fort Zumwalt South for return trip to state

  The Fort Zumwalt South Bulldogs had plenty of youth, energy, and desire when they faced defending champion Webster Groves on Saturday. Unfortunately, that was not nearly enough as the Statesmen, led by super recruits Courtney Ramey and Carte’Are Gordon. The super tandem played above the rim all night, driving Webster Groves to a 78-45 Class 5 quarterfinal win over the Bulldogs at Hyland Performance Arena on the campus of Lindenwood University. Defending champ Webster Groves (20-9) will face Liberty from Kansas City in a Class 5 semifinal on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. in Springfield. “I picked him up today ...

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Francis Howell students grant child’s wish

In January, Francis Howell High hosted its first annual Swishes for Wishes Night to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation, and one special guest had his wish granted – thanks to the charitable efforts of students and the community.

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We are Community

This week, we introduce “Random Thoughts: A Community Conversation.” This new feature fills the space, though not the void, created by the retirement of columnist Thomas Sowell in 2016.

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Do you know an A+ teacher?

Do you know a teacher who has made a positive difference in the lives of many students or made all the difference in the life of a single student? Nominate your favorite teacher now for the Mid Rivers Newsmagazine Teacher of the Year Award.

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