Parkway School District http://news.stlpublicradio.org en 'The Doctors' Host, Parkway West HS Grad Dr. Travis Stork On Dieting http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/doctors-host-parkway-west-hs-grad-dr-travis-stork-dieting <p>Some people know Travis Stork as the star of season eight of "The Bachelor." Some know him as the host of “The Doctors,” a syndicated talk show now in its sixth season. But in addition to being a TV celebrity, Stork is a working emergency room physician and a graduate of Parkway West High School.</p><p>He was scheduled to be in St. Louis today as part of tour for his new book, “The Doctor’s Diet: Dr. Travis Stork’s STAT Program to Help You Lose Weight&nbsp;&amp; Restore Your Health,” but due to the weather, his trip has been postponed. He joined the conversation today via phone.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 22:47:52 +0000 Camille Phillips 32794 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org 'The Doctors' Host, Parkway West HS Grad Dr. Travis Stork On Dieting Morning headlines: Thursday, February 9, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-thursday-february-9-2012 <p><strong>Parkway School District to cut spending</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/education/parkway-school-board-votes-to-cut-spending/article_cc79deef-562c-5529-946c-f31c5e168371.html">According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch</a>, the Parkway School Board has approved cutting spending by about $7.5 million to $9.6 million during the next two school years. The school board approved the cuts Wednesday night.</p><p>Reductions include eliminating 20 positions from administration and support staff, mostly through attrition.</p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 15:28:47 +0000 Julie Bierach, The Associated Press & Illinois Public Radio 3042 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Thursday, February 9, 2012 Suburban St. Louis district features film festival http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/suburban-st-louis-district-features-film-festival <p>An upcoming film festival in suburban St. Louis will offer something a little bit different.</p><p>The filmmakers are all students in the Parkway School District. Their works will be shown April 27 at Logan College.</p><p>The shortest of the films are under a minute. One features a day in the life of a first-grader.</p><p>In another, a third-grader tells the story of bumping into a snake while bobbing in the water. He narrates the story while his pictures scroll across the screen.</p> Thu, 17 Mar 2011 16:06:58 +0000 The Associated Press 745 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Suburban St. Louis district features film festival