Gregory Carter http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Chris Carter Joins St. Louis Board Of Aldermen http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/chris-carter-joins-st-louis-board-aldermen <p>The St. Louis Board of Aldermen is back at full strength.</p><p>Former state Representative Chris Carter took the oath of office Friday at City Hall. Carter won a<a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-state-rep-carter-will-fill-late-uncle-s-seat-board-aldermen-0"> special election</a> last week to finish the term of his late uncle, Ald. Gregory Carter, who died <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash">in a tractor trailer accident</a> in August.</p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 21:22:45 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 5816 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Chris Carter Joins St. Louis Board Of Aldermen As session resumes, aldermen remember fallen colleague Carter http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/session-resumes-aldermen-remember-fallen-colleague-carter <p>The St. Louis Board of Aldermen took a brief moment on Friday to remember one of its former members.</p><p>Gregory Carter <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash">died Aug. 1</a> in a multi-vehicle accident in St. Charles County. Friday's meeting was the first of the board since his death, though many gathered at <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/family-friends-colleagues-say-goodbye-gregory-carter">a community service</a>&nbsp;last month.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 20:50:27 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 4605 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org As session resumes, aldermen remember fallen colleague Carter Family, friends, colleagues say goodbye to Gregory Carter http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/family-friends-colleagues-say-goodbye-gregory-carter <p>Family, friends and colleagues gathered outside the brick headquarters of the 27th Ward Thursday night to remember the man who had represented the area for the last 13 years.</p><p>Ald. Gregory Carter was <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash?nopop=1">killed Aug. 1</a> when the UPS tractor trailer he was driving was involved in a multi-vehicle accident in St. Charles County. He was 54, and leaves behind a wife and two children, as well as two brothers, a sister, and his father.</p> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 03:19:06 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 4291 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Family, friends, colleagues say goodbye to Gregory Carter Morning headlines: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-wednesday-august-1-2012 <p><strong>St. Louis alderman killed in car crash</strong></p><p>Members of the St. Louis Board of Alderman are <a href="http://www.news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash">mourning the loss of a colleague this morning</a>. The Missouri Highway Patrol has confirmed that 54-year-old Gregory Carter, Alderman of the 27<sup>th</sup> ward has died in an early morning crash on eastbound 370 in St. Charles County.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 14:26:07 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 4223 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Wednesday, August 1, 2012 St. Louis alderman Gregory Carter killed in crash http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-alderman-gregory-carter-killed-crash <p><em><strong>Updated at 7:48 with confirmation from Missouri Highway Patrol (with later updates and more information below):</strong></em></p><p>The Missouri Highway Patrol has officially identified Gregory Carter, alderman of the 27th ward,&nbsp; as the victim of the early morning vehicle crash on eastbound 370 in St. Charles County.</p><p>Carter was killed after the UPS truck he was driving for work collided with a tractor trailer, which was apparently stopped to assist a previous accident. He was pronounced dead at the scene.</p><p>Carter was 54 years old.</p> Wed, 01 Aug 2012 12:22:58 +0000 Julie Bierach, Rachel Lippmann & Kelsey Proud 4222 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis alderman Gregory Carter killed in crash