Community News

Man Charged With Killing Affton Woman

A 23-year-old man has been charged with murdering an Affton woman who was found dead in her home last month.

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Recent Features From The Times & Word Newspapers

Monitoring The "UFO Highway"

Hunting season is year-round for those on the scent of unidentified flying objects, better known as UFOs. Local hunters of the heavens share their UFO reports at monthly meetings at C.J. Muggs restaurant in Webster Groves.

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Glendale Honors Nobel Prize Winners

As a child, Peter L. Jones had a fascination with a particular Glendale home he regularly passed on his way to, and from, North Glendale Elementary School.

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Double Scoop

From the 1950s to the 1970s, Velvet Freeze Ice Cream shops reigned supreme. Besides vanilla, strawberry and their legendary Gold Coast Chocolate, the shops served as neighborhood meeting places.

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More Community News

Times Newspapers Take Home Newspaper Industry Awards

The Webster-Kirkwood Times and South County Times garnered a total of 10 awards at the 2017 convention of the Missouri Press Association. The newspapers also collected awards at the 2017 conference of Independent Free Papers of America, including first place for general excellence.

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Submit Holiday Recipes For Publication In Gift Guide

The Webster-Kirkwood Times and South County Times are soliciting recipes for publication in the annual Holiday Gift and Recipe Guide. This year's theme is "Sweet Treats."

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Teal Pumpkin Project In Glendale

Residents of one Glendale neighborhood are busy organizing their third annual "Teal Pumpkin Project" this Halloween season.

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Community Spotlight

Pets & Their People Photo Contest Winner

Luanne Gilbertson of Clayton and her copy-reading cat, Freya, enjoy time together reading the Sunday morning newspaper. The photo, taken by Gilbertson's daughter, Megan, won first prize in the West End Word's "Pets and Their People" photo contest.

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Columnists

A Not-So-Extreme Proposal

I feel bad for young couples in love. They are under tremendous pressure. Each one wants to have the best proposal story EVER.

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Finding Comfort In Physical Spaces

This past Saturday, I created a rare night of quiet for myself - no kids at home, no social activities, no obligations. I ordered some carry out and decided to listen to a podcast, "Snap Judgment," that I'd heard promoted on KWMU.

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Local Heroes Refuse To "Get Small"

There were many heroes who took risks to save lives in Las Vegas earlier this month during the worst shooting massacre in U.S. history. There are also heroes in our own backyard who are trying to save lives from gun violence.

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Local Election Coverage

Heather Navarro Wins 28th Ward Special Election

Heather Navarro has won the July 11 special election. Navarro will fill the aldermanic seat vacated by Mayor Lyda Krewson. Navarro, executive director of the Missouri Coalition for the Environment, was chosen as the candidate by the 28th Ward Democratic Committee.

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Times Sports

High School Scoreboard - Published October 20, 2017

Football Saturday, Oct. 13 CBC 42 - Vianney 35 Rockwood Summit 26 - Webster Groves 21 Kirkwood 31 - Ritenour 14 Clayton 14 - Affton 20 Lindbergh 51 - Marquette 20 Mehlville 32 - Oakville 25 Sullivan 7 - Lutheran South 53 Boys Soccer Tuesday, Oct.

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Vianney Falls To CBC, Winning Streak Ends

Vianney High School football coach Paul Day no longer talks about winning the 2016 Class 5 Missouri State Football Championship - his focus is on the next opponent.

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Upcoming Games

Kirkwood Upcoming Football Class 6, District 1 Tournament - First Round - Oct. 20, 7 p.m., vs. Northwest, at HOME Boys Soccer Class 4, District 7 Tournament - First Round - Oct.

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