2013 Better Newspaper Awards Luncheon

Spirit Wins Its Division in State Contest

Also gets awards for math article, football coverage By Brentwood Spirit Staff The Brentwood Spirit has been named the best midsize weekly news website in the state by the Missouri Press Association. It was one of three awards the Spirit … Continue reading Spirit Wins Its Division in State Contest

Communities Mourn Death of 15-year-old

Parish member Alaina Bickhaus succumbs to bone cancer By Linda Briggs-Harty Contributing Writer stellarsupport@att.net Last week, a few days after 15-year-old Alaina Bickhaus died of complications surrounding cancer, the sun sent warm rays through the changing leaves in the garden … Continue reading Communities Mourn Death of 15-year-old

Service Dog Given to Priest with Diabetes

Black lab Francis trained to sense Siefert’s blood sugar changes By Linda Briggs-Harty Contributing Writer stellarsupport@att.net Ordinarily Father Jack Siefert, pastor at St. Mary Magdalen Church in Brentwood, is the draw for students at the parish school. The popular priest, … Continue reading Service Dog Given to Priest with Diabetes