"It's a high that won't result in higher achievement."
So says KTVI (Channel 2) which has an earnest, in-depth, punny report on the dangers of marijuana -- after two Parkway West High School students allegedly brought pot brownies to school where they intended to hand them out.
From a marijuana a ... More >>
We've been there before: You're drunk and clumsy and you're having trouble opening your door. You finally push your way in, take off all your clothes and hop in the shower in a useless attempt to sober up.
This seems to be how Chesterfield man Michael Adams' drunk night ended last week. Only probl ... More >>
Officials say that a substitute teacher brought a Taser with her to Kehrs Mill Elementary School in Chesterfield this week, pulled it out and tested it inside a fifth-grade classroom.
"She won't be returning to substitute," Kim Cranston, spokeswoman for the school district, tells Daily RFT. "The th ... More >>
McLaughlin's mugshot for his September 2011 DWI.Cardinals broadcaster Dan McLaughlin was too drunk to open the door to his SUV when arrested for a DWI September 25 -- his second such charge in just over a year. According to the police report for the most recent DWI, McLaughlin didn't have his dri ... More >>
If it had been a massive tofu spill, no one would be barfing. Just sayin'.Excuse us while we hork demurely into our trash can...Apparently a truck full of plastic-wrapped parts of dead chickens lost its load yesterday in west county, resulting in a horrible smell and a mystery. Motorists driving ... More >>
So, Fox Sports Midwest broadcaster Dan McLaughlin is due in court today for a hearing regarding his August arrest on suspicion of drunk driving. McLaughlin was driving down Highway 40 when Chesterfield police pulled him over in response to a 911 call for an erratic driver. McLaughlin, the play-by ... More >>
image viaA former Parkway Central basketball coach was arrested yesterday for sexual misconduct with two teenage girls. He was charged with eleven counts of statutory rape and four counts of statutory sodomy. His name is Brent Michael Woody.
Make of this what you will.
Woody allegedly had s ... More >>
A Lamborghini similar to the one John Hill drives in a YouTube video.The story of an exotic car dealer busted by the cops for test-driving Lamborghinis and Ferraris on a St. Louis highway and posting videos of his high-speed exploits on YouTube has generated a lot of chatter about the law and cri ... More >>
Okay, folks. One more time. When you're breaking the law, don't videotape yourself doing it and then upload the clips to YouTube. Why? 'Cause it always comes back to bite you in the ass. As a local auto dealer recently discovered, this rule applies even if -- like James Bond -- you have an exotic ... More >>
Gary Stephen Kaplan, the subject of a Riverfront Times investigation in '07, has pleaded guilty to multiple federal charges of fraud for running an illegal offshore sports wagering business.As part of a complex plea agreement, Kaplan,
50, entered pleas of guilty to charges of conspiracy to violat ... More >>
Yesterday we told you how the Chesterfield Police Department recently launched a Twitter account. Now the St. Louis County Police Department has followed suit. Apparently new police chief Tim Fitch (promoted to the position just last week) is more of a techie than predecessor Jerry Lee. In a press r ... More >>
The Chesterfield Police Department began Twittering yesterday. And based on the looks of the image on their Twitter page, they seem to have global aspirations. And is it me, or does that graphic on their logo look like a fist? But rather than speculate about what the symbol may mean, I decided to fi ... More >>