The Kirkwood Call

Greed behind the gun

Greed behind the gun

Maddie Hawes, features writer

December 3, 2016

My initial reaction to the statement was shock. Had there really been a school shooting near my old home? I heard later that night that the victimized school was an elementary school in Townville, S.C., about 20 minutes from where I used to live. No one I knew was affected, but the sickening feeling...

Ferguson update: youth speak

Ferguson update: youth speak

Mimi Wright, in-depth editor

January 14, 2015

The Ferguson Commission met for the fourth time Jan. 10 at St. Louis Community College on the Florissant Valley Campus since they were appointed by Gov. Jay Nixon Nov. 18, 2014.  Instead of discussing citizen-law enforcement relations or municipal court issues, they Commission focused on youth. That’s...

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