Ellen Port at the 2014 USGA Senior Women's Amateur
Whitey Herzog will turn 83 next month, but you wouldn't know it. The man is everywhere: You see him at Cardinals games, you hear him on the radio, and you can meet him at the Whitey Herzog Youth Foundation Golf Tournament.
St. Louis Crisis Nursery golf tournament
Skip Berkmeyer is one of three players chosen to represent the State of Missouri at the USGA Men's State Team Championship. The other two are Brad Nurski of St. Joseph and Phil Caravia of Belleville. The event will be held Sept. 30 through Oct. 2 at French Lick Resort in French Lick, Indiana.
If you think you’ve been noticing more new-home construction in the St. Louis area lately, you are right. Home builder Payne Family Homes alone is opening four new communities in the next 60 days. “St. Louis County is lot-scarce right now,” says Ken Kruse, Payne Family Homes president. “We’re very excited to bring more new homes onto the St. Louis County market.”
Thanks to the efforts of students participating in the Read to the Finish program, several Kirk Day School faculty and staff revved their engines in a race against teachers from other schools. The reading-incentive program rewards young readers with a free ticket to Gateway Motorsports Park, and the opportunity to watch their teachers rev their engines.
Last spring, life changed in an instant for the Duncan family of southern Illinois. At 23-weeks-pregnant, Jessica Duncan suffered injuries from a car collision that led to the need for an emergency C-section. Her son, Aiden, was born weighing just 1 pound, 3 ounces.
Metropolitan Amateur 2014 winner Teddy Jones
Friends of the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis recently celebrated the Whitney M. Young Society at a fundraiser at the Top of the Met. The Society, which honors outstanding donors and volunteers, is named after the National Urban League president who served during the Civil Rights Movement. Todd Schnuck and Lou and Jackie Brock co-chaired the event. Pictured: Robert Griffin, Richard Miles, Michael McMillan, Todd Schnuck, Lou Brock, Vanessa Foster-Cooksey, Frankie Muse Freeman, Emily Pitt and Jacqueline Brock
Larry Sosna, Irwin Loiterstein
Brian Goldman, Jennifer Tichacek, Andy Oberman, Kurt Shortridge
Chris Miller spinning the Waterway wheel
Ed Goldberg, Howard Goldberg, Rob Abrams, Neil Marglous
Kyle King, Andy Belval, Curtis Anderson, Cory Durbin
Matt Hickey, John Hickey, Bryan Hickey, Kurt Elliff
Misty Brown from Comprehensive Chiropractic works on Kevin Hall
Scott Neikamp, Lou Brock, Dick Proctor, Mike Walsh
Becca Hern from 18 8 Fine Mens Salon gives Ken Peters a trim
Mark Evans, Rob Hammerling
Kevin Hall, Jeff Boraz, Tom Chaffee, Taylor Yarbrough