Area workers say you have to be smart to beat the heat on days like Tuesday. Contractor Everett Norvell said he tries to get an early start on especially hot days. An excessive heat warning is in place for the metro-east Tuesday, but things will start to cool off later in the week.
On behalf of his daughter Melody and the estate of Robin Wells, Paul Wells has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the driver of the truck that crashed into Robin’s vehicle — Don Mueller and his company, Don Mueller Construction in Lebanon.
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Belleville announced Monday that Shelley Harris, the chief nursing officer, has been appointed to serve as interim CEO, effective July 31. Current president and chief executive officer Maryann Reese is leaving at the end of this month for another position.
O’Fallon’s Austin Bossart graduated ranked 20th in his class, was one of 9.9 percent of the applicants accepted to an Ivy League college, and one of 10 percent of college baseball players to be drafted. His next goal? The big leagues.
The St. Clair County Board on Monday voted to deny a special use petition from the Toenjes Brick Contracting Company, and gave the company six months to move from its location at 3040 Forest Hill School Road, north of Millstadt.