At our local amateur radio club meeting last week our president, Patrick Kelly. decided to build a Faraday cage.

Zitzman Elementary students will show parents and friends their accomplishments in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) when the school hosts its third annual family STEM night Thursday, March 21, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Organizers are putting the finishing touches on the St. Patrick’s Day Parade to be held Saturday, March 16, in Downtown Pacific.

The Meramec Valley R-III School District has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with St. Louis Community College (STLCC) for an Early College Partnership (ECP) between the college and the district.

Virginia “Ginger” Gallagher recently shared memories of her life at the Red Cedar Inn with a Route 66 magazine writer and photographer.

With the St. Patrick’s Day parade coming up, I’m thinking of the large Irish population here that began with the settlement in the 1820s in the LaBarque hills south of Pacific.

The Meramec Valley School Board has approved a plan for the district to offer students access to online courses that may not be available in the district.

Currently, motorists driving through Pacific not wearing seat belts cannot be stopped by police unless they are speeding or involved in some other traffic violation.

This is a first for me to ask readers for help, but here it goes.

A St. Louis County political veteran told Pacific officials that if Missouri voters approve the proposed merger of St. Louis city and county, Pacific and 87 other cities will lose revenue they need to operate their cities.

The Pacific MCJROTC defeated the Stranahan MCJROTC 1,017 to 933 in the National Air Rifle New Shooter League — its third win in a row.

Deonya Broyles, a Pacific High School senior, was among those students celebrated for high academic achievement at McPherson College during its Presidential Scholars Day Feb. 8.

Pacific Eagle Mike Mueller said he experienced a big-eye opener moment recently when he learned that some kids don’t eat lunch at school because they are embarrassed with the alternate meal of milk, fruit and a sandwich they receive when their lunch money deposited at the school has run out.