Submitted by The Associated Press on Tue, 03/28/2017 - 7:45am
GALESBURG, Ill. • Award-winning actress Eva Longoria will deliver Knox College's 2017 commencement address.
Longoria is best known for playing Gabrielle Solis in "Desperate Housewives." The Illinois school announced Monday the actress, producer and philanthropist will speak at the June 4 graduation ceremony.
Knox College President Teresa Amott says Longoria's accomplishments embody key liberal arts college values like appreciation for...
Submitted by Associated Press on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:30pm
WEBSTER GROVES • The chess team at Webster University is a national champion — again.
The university team won its fifth straight national championship this weekend during the President's Cup collegiate chess tournament in New York. St. Louis University finished third, behind Webster and Texas Tech.
Webster University coach Susan Polgar says the competition on Saturday lasted nearly 13 hours,...
Submitted by By Jacob Barker St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 5:30am
A historic school designed by William B. Ittner and damaged by a lightning strike could soon meet the wrecking ball to make way for a senior living community.
St. Louis’ Cultural Resources Office is recommending that the city’s Preservation Board approve a request at its Monday meeting to demolish the Hempstead Elementary School in the Hamilton Heights Neighborhood.