Closings: Schools, churches, day-cares and businesses

Pulse: Three local journalists recognized for breaking barriers

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Eastern Missouri has launched an aggressive campaign to recruit 90 men in 90 days to be positive role models for young boys in the St. Louis area. Hundreds of boys between the ages of seven and seventeen are on a long waiting list for a Big Brother. Find out why having a Big Brother is critical and how you can help. Also, learn more about three local journalists recognized for breaking barriers.


  • Ericka Sanders, Volunteer Recruitment Manager, and Big Sister
  • David Ounanian, President Transform St. Louis, and Big Brother

Journalists Honored:

  • Cleora Hughes
  • Odell Mitchell Jr.
  • Ruth Ezell
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