Monday, April 1, 2013
Wentzville Patch catches you up on the past month's headlines.
We know your lives are busy. You can't be glued to a computer screen all day, and it's possible that you might have missed some important local news or a great feature story. Here are the stories that made headlines in March:
Thursday, January 31, 2013
A secret compartment hold's a burglar's stash; a Dodge Ram tangles with a backhoe and loses; a candidate for office learns never to say "AK-47" at city hall—these are the stories that caught the interest of Patch readers in January.
Man Caught with 30 Pounds of Marijuana Under Truck's Bed Cover, Deputy Says A St. Charles County Sheriff's deputy arrested Justin Hulet, of Denver, on Interstate 70 near Wentzville. After Hulet began trembling and stuttering, officers found 30 pounds of high-grade marijuana. Fox2 Video: Stolen Items Found in Secret Compartment in Lake Saint Louis Home Tracks led police to the home on Cannes Court. Board Considers Options After Splash Station Overruns Top $190K Geological surveys failed to show extent of rock "anomalies" found during excavation. Woman, 22, Charged With Statutory Rape of 15-Year-Old Boy A St. Charles County Sheriff's deputy said the woman confessed to two sexual acts with the underage teenager. Lake Saint Louis Man Stole …
See which stories were most read on O'Fallon Patch this month.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Patch catches you up on the past month in local police news from Wentzville and Lake Saint Louis.
We know your lives are busy. You can't be glued to a computer screen all day, so we've gathered up November's top stories all in one place for you. Now you don't have to miss anything!
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Check out the 10 most read stories on Missouri Patch sites for the month of November.
1. What are the Winning Powerball Numbers and Results in Missouri? Given the month, you'd think our most popular story would involve Black Friday or a presidential election. Nope. Not when more than a half a billion dollars is at stake. St. Louis readers were flocking to our winning Powerball numbers story on Clayton-Richmond Heights Patch. When it was all said and done, the winning numbers were 5, 16, 22, 23, 29 with the Powerball number of 6. Two winners—one from Missouri and another from Arizona—were later announced. 2. Florissant Man Injured at Washer Tournament Taken Off Life Support, Friends Say A Florissant man was in critical condition after he fought with a Hazelwood man during a washer tournament at Pirate’s Cove Bar & Grill. …
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Check out the 10 most read stories on Missouri Patch sites for the month of October.
1. Lawsuit Claims Baby Was Decapitated During Delivery at Mercy Sometimes, the news can be tragic. That was certainly the case in this report from Creve Coeur Patch. According to a 10-count complaint filed in St. Louis County Circuit Court, a local couple claimed that doctors involved with the delivery of their baby coerced them into a vaginal delivery against their wishes and then hid the fact that their baby had been decapitated during the delivery process. The same story, posted on Florissant Patch (Florissant Couple Files Lawsuit, Claims Baby Was Decapitated in Delivery), also ranked among the most read stories in Missouri Patch. 2. What Time is Tonight’s Obama v. Romney Presidential Debate? Patch has gone all-in this election …
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
We've rounded up the most-viewed stories on Wentzville Patch from the month of September.
Man Who Grew 89 Marijuana Plants in Basement Refuses to Turn Himself In The accused man told sheriff's deputies he would not turn himself in, but was moving back to Colorado. Lake Saint Louis Man Charged with Selling Marijuana in Mid Rivers Mall Parking Lot The man sold pot to a Drug Task Force detective three times over a six-week period, police said. Meth Lab Explodes, Severely Burns Woman, Ignites Barn Two men were charged with making meth and first-degree arson for the fire. Political Poll: Akin or McCaskill, Who Has Your Vote? If the election were held today, which Missouri Senate candidate would you vote for? Computer Scam: FBI Isn't Locking Up Your Computer, Lake Saint Louis Police Say The FBI Moneypak Virus tries to scare computer …
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
We've rounded up the most-viewed stories on Wentzville Patch from the month of August.
Wentzville Teen Charged with Molesting Child - Wentzville Police said he twice had sexual contact with an 8-year-old. One Dead in Fatal Car Accident on I-70 Near Lake Saint Louis Boulevard - Grant Hulett, 31, was ejected from a car on Interstate 70 near Lake Saint Louis Boulevard before being pronounced dead on scene. Dierberg's, Schnuck's Respond to Cantaloupe Salmonella Warning Issued in Missouri - Consumers are advised to throw out any cantaloupe grown in southwest Indiana. O'Fallon Woman Charged With Statutory Rape of Timberland Student - Victoria Reinke, an instructional assistant at Timberland, was placed on administrative leave and subsequently resigned from the district. Wentzville Woman Charged With Selling Heroin to Undercover …