St. Louis County Achieves ACT Certified Work Ready Community Status

St. Louis County, MO  (KTRS)  St. Louis County is celebrating a workforce achievement. During a Wednesday morning news conference, County Executive Steve Stenger joined community, education, and business leaders to announce that St. Louis County has achieved ACT Certified Work Ready Community status. “The Certified Work Ready Designation is a game changer,”  Stenger said. “With…

Evangelist Billy Graham Dies At Age 99; Reached Millions

By RACHEL ZOLL, Associated Press The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, has died. Spokesman Mark DeMoss says Graham, who long suffered from cancer, pneumonia and other ailments, died at his home in North Carolina…

Wenzville Police Say There’s No Credible Threat To Timberland High School

Wentzville, MO  (KTRS)  Wentzville Police are responding to a “perceived threat” at Timberland High School. Police released to following statement after receiving several phone calls regarding a possible threat. Our department has received numerous phone calls about a “possible” situation at Timberland High School. We want to inform everyone after investigating this rumor there is…

Wild Weather, In Varying Forms, Across Missouri & Kansas

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Residents throughout much of Missouri and Kansas will be dealing with potentially dangerous weather conditions on Tuesday, but in wildly varying forms. Freezing rain was falling in parts of Kansas Tuesday morning, with several accidents reported. Schools in some parts of Kansas and western Missouri extended the President’s Day weekend to…