• JFK Bigger, Not Better; Eagles Win by 30

    JFK Bigger, Not Better; Eagles Win by 30

    Brentwood’s small roster still getting big results; record is 2-0 By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School football team slayed a giant on Friday, bringing down John F. Kennedy 44-14 in Manchester. The Eagles are 2-0 and, including last season, have won 12 of their last 13 games. Kennedy a giant? They went 0-10 last...

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  • Shroff Named Pastoral Associate at Parish

    Shroff Named Pastoral Associate at Parish

    Promotion follows decades of service to St. Mary Magdalen By Linda Briggs-Harty Contributing Writer stellarsupport@att.net Sitting in classes as a girl at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic School, Nancy Shroff might have had a flash of intuition about her future — a life devoted to God and others. If so, the dutiful Shroff no doubt smiled to herself and went back [...]

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  • Volleyball Team Hits Ground Running

    Volleyball Team Hits Ground Running

    Defending league co-champs are loaded with seniors By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit It has been three years since the Brentwood High School volleyball team has started a season with as much promise as it has now. Consider this: – To fill the six starting positions, the Eagles have five players who started consistently last year. – Six of...

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  • Clay Runs for 364 yards in Season Opener

    Clay Runs for 364 yards in Season Opener

    Brentwood routs Crystal City by 35 on humid night By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Two weeks ago Brentwood High School football coach Keith Herring made a remark that sounded odd at the time. Asked to comment on his top returning running back Jacob Clay, Herring said, “It’s going to be hard to keep him a secret.” A...

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  • Crime Report: Car Stolen from Bridgeport

    Crime Report: Car Stolen from Bridgeport

    The Brentwood Police Department reported that the following incidents took place from February 1 to Aug. 24, 2014: Sunday, Aug. 24 A man, 36, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and speeding in the 2100 block of Brentwood Boulevard. Saturday, Aug. 23 Someone reportedly forced open a window, entered a business and stole a computer overnight in the 9000 block...

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  • Field Hockey Coach Wants Return to Glory

    Field Hockey Coach Wants Return to Glory

    But it’s hard at BHS, where small roster faces big competition By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School field hockey team is running laps around its practice area at Mark Twain Elementary School. The group starts out together but the pack quickly spreads as the better conditioned players pull ahead. Up front with the fastest...

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  • Middle School Students Get Chromebooks

    Middle School Students Get Chromebooks

    Each classroom gets a set of the laptops, which will stay at school By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Brentwood Middle School students returned from summer vacation today with a big surprise. The good kind. The school has purchased 225 Google Chromebooks. That’s one set of laptop computers for each of the 14 classrooms. The students, in grades...

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  • JFK Bigger, Not Better; Eagles Win by 30

    JFK Bigger, Not Better; Eagles Win by 30

    Brentwood’s small roster still getting big results; record is 2-0 By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School football team slayed a giant on Friday, bringing down John F. Kennedy 44-14 in Manchester. The Eagles are 2-0 and, including last season, have won 12 of their last 13 games. Kennedy a giant? They went 0-10 last...

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  • Shroff Named Pastoral Associate at Parish

    Shroff Named Pastoral Associate at Parish

    Promotion follows decades of service to St. Mary Magdalen By Linda Briggs-Harty Contributing Writer stellarsupport@att.net Sitting in classes as a girl at St. Mary Magdalen Catholic School, Nancy Shroff might have had a flash of intuition about her future — a life devoted to God and others. If so, the dutiful Shroff no doubt smiled to herself and went back [...]

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  • Volleyball Team Hits Ground Running

    Volleyball Team Hits Ground Running

    Defending league co-champs are loaded with seniors By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit It has been three years since the Brentwood High School volleyball team has started a season with as much promise as it has now. Consider this: – To fill the six starting positions, the Eagles have five players who started consistently last year. – Six of...

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  • Clay Runs for 364 yards in Season Opener

    Clay Runs for 364 yards in Season Opener

    Brentwood routs Crystal City by 35 on humid night By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Two weeks ago Brentwood High School football coach Keith Herring made a remark that sounded odd at the time. Asked to comment on his top returning running back Jacob Clay, Herring said, “It’s going to be hard to keep him a secret.” A...

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  • Crime Report: Car Stolen from Bridgeport

    Crime Report: Car Stolen from Bridgeport

    The Brentwood Police Department reported that the following incidents took place from February 1 to Aug. 24, 2014: Sunday, Aug. 24 A man, 36, was arrested for driving while intoxicated and speeding in the 2100 block of Brentwood Boulevard. Saturday, Aug. 23 Someone reportedly forced open a window, entered a business and stole a computer overnight in the 9000 block...

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  • Football Team Passes 3 Tests at Jamboree

    Football Team Passes 3 Tests at Jamboree

    Eagles score 5 TDs, surrender none, against 3 opponents By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net It was 5:40 p.m. on Friday night at Windsor High School in Imperial, Mo., and things didn’t look good for the Brentwood High School football team. In only 20 minutes, the Eagles were scheduled to play their first match in a preseason jamboree....

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  • Rock Hill News – Alderman Philip Scherry

    Rock Hill News – Alderman Philip Scherry

    Board of Alderman: The meeting for Tuesday, August 19 has been canceled – http://www.rockhillmo.net/uploads/BoardofAlderman/Agendas/2014/Notice%20of%20cancellation%2008-19-14.pdf Participate in my Facebook Group discussions at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/311917512485/ ====================== OTHER NEWS ======================= MODot will be closing lanes on I-170 for multiple weekends, starting Aug 22 thru Oct 5th. http://www.richmondheights.org/CivicAlerts.aspx?AID=750 Looking for a job? Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria has an opening for a server posted on...

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  • Football Team Plays in Jamboree Tonight

    Football Team Plays in Jamboree Tonight

    But this year it’s in Imperial, not Orchard Farm By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit The Brentwood High School football team will play three other schools tonight in a preseason jamboree starting at 6 p.m. at Windsor High School in Imperial, 25 miles south on Interstate 55. The Eagles will play Herculaneum, Northwest-House Springs and Grandview-Hillsboro. All are in...

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  • Field Hockey Coach Wants Return to Glory

    Field Hockey Coach Wants Return to Glory

    But it’s hard at BHS, where small roster faces big competition By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net The Brentwood High School field hockey team is running laps around its practice area at Mark Twain Elementary School. The group starts out together but the pack quickly spreads as the better conditioned players pull ahead. Up front with the fastest...

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  • Middle School Students Get Chromebooks

    Middle School Students Get Chromebooks

    Each classroom gets a set of the laptops, which will stay at school By Steve Bowman Editor, The Brentwood Spirit bowmansj@sbcglobal.net Brentwood Middle School students returned from summer vacation today with a big surprise. The good kind. The school has purchased 225 Google Chromebooks. That’s one set of laptop computers for each of the 14 classrooms. The students, in grades...

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