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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Five Reasons The Rams Will STAY in St. Louis

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 3:21 PM

Ignore Chad's Chicken Little impression. The sky is not falling on fans of the St. Louis Rams.While the franchise has already moved three times (from Cleveland to LA in 1945, from LA to Anaheim in 1979 and to St. Louis in 1995) it is definitely going to stay put this...

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Five Reasons the Rams Will LEAVE St. Louis

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 3:20 PM

So, Stan Kroenke is the new owner of the St. Louis Rams. Enjoy it while it lasts. The team won't be here for long. Why? 1. Kroenke Won't Commit to Keeping Club HereAfter NFL owners approved Kroenke's purchase of the club last week, the new owner had this to say...

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Brian Nieves' Wife Subpoenaed to Testify in Husband's Adult Abuse Case

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 1:56 PM

Daily RFT exclusive...The attorney representing political campaign worker Shawn Bell in an adult abuse case against state Rep. Brian Nieves (R - Washington) has subpoenaed Nieve's wife, Julie, to testify at a court hearing Thursday. Bell, of Jefferson City, filed for an order of protection against Nieves in Cole...

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Mizzou Football: A Third of Players, Two-Thirds Coaches To Be Arrested at Current Rate

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 1:45 PM

Wait - ANOTHER Mizzou football player got arrested? Before the season has even started?Yes: Derrick Washington -- the senior tailback who scored 10 touchdowns and rushed for 865 yards last year -- turned himself in to Boone County authorities yesterday right after being charged with felony sexual assault. Wow....

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Win, Lose or Draw: St. Louis Casino Bid Great for Area Hikers, Bikers

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 1:06 PM

The Great Rivers Greenway today announced that it's struck a deal with a casino developer that wants to build a new gaming facility in north St. Louis. The deal has the GRG donating a small chunk of land near the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge to the casino in...

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Local Linkage: The Anti-La Russa All Star Team

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 12:21 PM

Our friends over at InsideSTL ran an interesting post on the Cardinals this morning. Starting with a brief recap of the problems between Colby Rasmus and Tony La Russa they compiled an All-Star list of former Redbirds who hate La Russa: The Anti-La Russa All Star Team. ...

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Meet the Mexico Goat, Missouri's Latest Animal Celebrity

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 11:50 AM

If you've been missing the Tower Grove Coyote, cheer up! Now you can befriend the Roaming Mexico Goat. The goat was first spotted wandering around Mexico, Missouri, about ten days ago. Since then, he has followed in the coyote's pawprints and started up his own Facebook page. Currently he...

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Steven Rivers: St. Louis Homicide No. 78, Executed in Van By Masked Suspect

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 11:20 AM

Steven Rivers, 35, was sitting in a van around 9:30 p.m. last night in the 4700 block of Leduc (below) in north St. Louis when he was shot multiple times at close range. According to St. Louis police, witnesses saw a black male with a bandana covering his face...

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Missouri Official Proves It's Possible to Advance Career No Matter Your Job Performance

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 9:29 AM

A man suspended from his job for two weeks without pay last year, today has himself a new, high-profile job overseeing a $20-billion trust fund for those impacted by the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. Mark Templeton, head of the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, is stepping down from...

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Middle-Schoolers Out Joyriding, Suspected of Firing Flare that Torched Home, Killed 13 Dogs

Posted By on Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 8:34 AM

They were out joyriding in a red Dodge Charger when two kids from East St. Louis -- ages 12 and 13 -- allegedly stopped by a home in rural East Carondelet, Illinois, and fired a flare. The device caught a shed on fire with the flames quickly moving on to...

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