Author: Staff Reports

RELEASE: R&B artist Kenny DeShields takes the stage April 19 at Central Library

R&B artist Kenny DeShields will take the stage on April 19 at 7 p.m. in the Auditorium at Central Library, 1301 Olive Street, as part of St. Louis Public Library’s free, monthly Not So Quiet! concert series. Kenny DeShields brings the heart of life, love, and music to the stage with a collection of original songs. With a style that dabbles along the lines of John Legend and John Mayer, Kenny allows listeners to take […]

RELEASE: Take Metro to GO! St. Louis Marathon and St. Louis Cardinal games this weekend

Runners, race spectators, families and baseball fans will be heading into downtown St. Louis on Saturday, April 7 and Sunday, April 8 for the GO! St. Louis Marathon and two St. Louis Cardinals games at Busch Stadium. Metro makes it easy to take part in all of the fun without having to deal with traffic jams, street closures, road construction or having to find a place to park. Race participants and sports fans can park […]

RELEASE: Cardinals homestead highlights

The Cardinals open the 2018 home slate with a pair of three-game series against the Arizona Diamondbacks (April 5, 7-8) and the Milwaukee Brewers (April 9-11).  The first homestand of the year is highlighted by Opening Day festivities, four promotional giveaways and two theme nights. Thursday, April 5, 2018 — Cardinals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (6:15 p.m.) MLB Network Showcase National Broadcast (out of market only) Gates open at 3:00 p.m. Ceremonies begin at 5:30 p.m. […]

RELEASE: Cardinals museum announces 2018 programming schedule

The St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum announced its 2018 Programming Schedule, which includes 13 Saturday Signings at the Museum and a new Flashback Fridays series. Ray Lankford, Willie McGee and John Tudor highlight this year’s Saturday Signings attendees.  Former Cardinals players will be signing autographs inside the Cardinals Museum before each Saturday home game throughout the season.  Saturday Signings at the Museum is sponsored by Heartland Coca-Cola, the Official Sponsor of the […]

RELEASE: Centene To Hold 2018 Annual Meeting Following First Quarter Financial Results Conference Call

ST. LOUIS, April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) today announced that following the release of its 2018 first quarter financial results on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, the Company will hold its 2018 Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern Time) in the auditorium at Centene’s headquarters, 7700 Forsyth Boulevard, St. Louis, Missouri.  At the meeting, Michael Neidorff, Centene’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, is expected to make remarks regarding the Company’s performance and future prospects. A live audio […]

COLUMN: Congressman Smith Capitol Report: He Is Risen

By Congressman Jason Smith  During holy week, beyond decorating and hiding eggs and spending time with our family, we celebrate Jesus’ life, death and most importantly His resurrection. As I reflect on the importance of Easter, I think about how new beginnings have benefited us all. While the Friday of the crucifixion brought grief and loss to Jesus’ loved ones, Sunday brought joy when they found that the tomb was empty and Jesus had risen. […]

RELEASE: Peabody To Announce Results For The Quarter Ended March 31, 2018

ST. LOUIS, April 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — On Wednesday, April 25, 2018, Peabody (NYSE: BTU) will announce results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018.  A conference call with management is scheduled for 10 a.m. CDT on Wednesday, April 25. Participants may access the call using the following phone numbers:             U.S. and Canada               (888) 312-3049 Australia                             1800 849 976 United Kingdom                  0808 238 9907 For all other international participants, please contact Peabody Investor Relations at (314) 342-7900 prior to […]

RELEASE: Mark Mantovani Already Breaks his Own Ethics Platform

Candidate Mark Mantovani unveiled a TV advertisement promoting his ethics plan where he promises not to take campaign contributions from vendors who have contracts with St. Louis County. Mantovani has already broken that promise by accepting thousands of dollars in campaign contributions from County vendors. “Mark Mantovani has not only broken the promise on his own ethics plan, but has already been cited for campaign violations by the Missouri Ethics Commission,” said Campaign Spokesman Ed […]

RELEASE: Arch Coal, Inc. announces successful repricing and amendment to credit agreement

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Arch Coal, Inc. (NYSE: ARCH) announced today that it has successfully completed an amendment to its credit agreement to further reduce the interest rate on its senior secured term loan facility. The new interest rate for the approximately $300 million term loan facility is LIBOR plus 275 basis points – reflecting a 50 basis point reduction from its previous level and representing one of the lowest rates in the coal industry. The […]

RELEASE: Ameren Missouri announces pricing of first mortgage bonds offering due 2048

ST. LOUIS, April 3, 2018 — Union Electric Company, doing business as Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), announced today the pricing of a public offering of $425 million aggregate principal amount of 4.000% first mortgage bonds due 2048 at 99.567% of their principal amount.  The transaction is expected to close on April 6, 2018. Ameren Missouri intends to use the net proceeds of the offering to repay short-term debt, including short-term debt […]