Every year the Highland School District host a Veterans Day assembly at each of its schools. Take a look at how Highland Middle School honored veterans during their assembly on Nov. 10 and meet the assembly’s keynote speaker.
Maranda Wilborn was weeks from completing chemotherapy for her cancer when she was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia, a cancer that starts in the bone marrow, that often acts more aggressively than other leukemia — especially when it follows another cancer.
Multiple fire departments, including O’Fallon and Fairview Heights, were called for a five-alarm warehouse fire in St. Louis on Wednesday near Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital. A wall collapsed at the warehouse, smashing part of a fire truck. Two firefighters had injuries, including one with burns. One of the buildings collapsed and one person, a warehouse worker, was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation.