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Beckner Not Declaring For NFL Draft

COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMOX) – East St. Louis native Terry Beckner, Jr. is committed to staying at the University of Missouri for his senior season, the school announced Friday. 165 more words

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Good Samaritans serve up Thanksgiving dinners in East St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS – Giving thanks a day early in East St. Louis.

“You know the whole idea of this is to get some unity, to bring us together as a community,” says Khalilah Liddell, ACT – Activating the Community Together.  264 more words

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Good Samaritans serve up Thanksgiving dinners in East St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS – Giving thanks a day early in East St. Louis.

“You know the whole idea of this is to get some unity, to bring us together as a community,” says Khalilah Liddell, ACT – Activating the Community Together.  264 more words

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Documentary "89 Blocks" shows football's impact on East St. Louis players, community

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – The East St. Louis High School football team will be in the national television spotlight Sunday.

“89 Blocks” is the title of a documentary that chronicles the… 409 more words

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Documentary "89 Blocks" shows football's impact on East St. Louis players, community

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – The East St. Louis High School football team will be in the national television spotlight Sunday.

“89 Blocks” is the title of a documentary that chronicles the… 409 more words

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Fire Rages Just Feet from Gas Station

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) -Smoke filtered through a swath of East St. Louis this morning, as a vacant two story apartment building at 25th and Louisiana burned to the ground. 175 more words

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Forgotten Lessons: A century ago, a tragic series of events in East St. Louis set the stage for a national movement—yet today, few people remember the horror.

It was around noon on a bright Monday in early July 1917, and Lena Cook was on her way home to St. Louis. Cook had just spent the morning fishing with her husband, son, and daughter at a lake  near Alton, Illinois. 534 more words

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