St. Louis, MO – This year marks 200 years since Lewis and Clark explored the new western United State.
But some people are already getting ready for the 250th anniversary.
Harry Windland, with the Illinois Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Committee, is gathering items for a time capsule.
Many time capsules entomb a social snapshot, like what shoes or music or movies were popular at a certain time. But this capsule will specifically document how people in 2004 are celebrating the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial.
St. Louis – Four members of the St. Louis School Board are being sued by residents who want the officials removed from office.
A group calling itself "The Community" has filed a petition in St. Louis Circuit Court seeking the ouster of board president Darnetta Clinkscale, and board members Vince Shoemel, Bob Archibald and Ron Jackson.
St. Louis – St. Louis Public schools officials and the city health department are still trying to figure out what caused several dozen Lafayette elementary school students to get sick Tuesday after lunch.
The officials met Wednesday with executives of Aramark, the food service company the school system hired last month.
Interim superintendent Bill Roberti says whatever the cause, the problem is not acceptable.