Week of December 27, 2007
School board members duke it out over a no-bid contract awarded to St. Louis radio talk show host Lizz Brown.
The legendary ex-Vashon High School basketball coach may be in trouble with the FBI.
Week of December 21, 2006
Diana Bourisaw asks her staff to blow the whistle on ineligible basketball players.
dhrinternational.com Diana Bourisaw Two days after Riverfront Times published "Basketball by the Book," an account of Vashon High School's apparent violations of state rules regarding athletic eligibility, St. Louis Public Schools Board of Education president Veronica O'Brien requested that distri ... More >>
The Vashon High School Wolverines have won five state titles in the past eight years. But did they play by the rules?
media.publicbroadcasting.net Veronica O'Brien: "I never asked for confidential information." Former St. Louis Public Schools Superintendent Creg Williams may have relinquished the district's reins involuntarily this past summer, but at least the Chicago native trotted away with a $222,500 check ... More >>
Yesterday's Post-Dispatch story about Anthony Bonner succeeding exiled Vashon basketball coach Floyd Irons pegged the newcomer's salary at $125,000, with P-D reporter Stephen Giegerich attributing the figure to St. Louis Public Schools board president Veronica O'Brien. That's a few dollars more tha ... More >>
from web.mit.edu Anthony Bonner in the 1990s, when he played for PAOK in Greece Ex-NBA player Anthony Bonner won't just become Vashon High School's new boys' varsity hoops coach: As of today Bonner became the St. Louis Public Schools' first "Executive Director of Community Outreach." (According t ... More >>
The St. Louis Public Schools superintendent takes a hike. Where does that leave the district?
Critical audits zero in on Vashon's storied basketball program
Transit chief Larry Salci knows he has his critics. Ask him if he cares.
A cease-and-desist demand from the superintendent to one of her bosses? It's business as usual at the St. Louis Public Schools.
How many city officials send their kids to city schools?
Unreal dabbles in espionage and gets motivated with Ed McMahon; plus, breaking news from the Department of Not Quite Getting It