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Doc’s Easter Bunny

KIRKWOOD, MO (KTVI) – Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX captured the Easter Bunny in the Doc’s Harley Davidson parking lot Friday morning.

Pay It Forward: Carlos Bass

(KTVI)– It might be true that good workplaces are hard to come by these days, but this Pay It Forward shows it’s still possible to find them.

As Fox 2′s Elliot Weiler shows us, one employee organizes the entire company to help a co-worker after a devastating fire and tonight she’s doing even more by paying it forward.

Easter And Passover Means Big Bucks For Retailers

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– Tomorrow begins an important weekend for Christians and Jews in the St. Louis area, Easter and Passover will be celebrated.   It`s also an important time for retailers.

At McArthur`s Bakery workers are busy decorating baked goods for Easter.  Owner Randy McArthur said, ‘Easter and Christmas are the two biggest holidays we have each year.’  He said they expect to sell more than 15,000 colorful eggs and hundreds of bunny and lamb cakes.  McArthur added, ‘Honestly, in the retail bakery today we live from holiday to holiday we`re no longer a daily destination for people we`re really a special trip when there`s a special event.’

Officer Struck By Car In Maryland Heights

MARYLAND HEIGHTS (KTVI)– A Maryland Heights police officer was hit by a drug suspect’s car during a routine traffic stop.

The 27 year veteran suffered leg and pelvis injuries, but is expected to be ok.

Police say the officer stopped the car on Roth Hill Drive. While questioning the driver, the car backed up hit the officer and knocked him to the ground.

The officer fired a shot hitting the car’s tire. The car hit his patrol car then took off.

The 21-year-old suspect was caught not far away.

Police found a large amount of drugs in the vehicle.

Rams Release Pre-Season Game Schedule

EARTH CITY MISSOURI, (KTVI) – St. Louis Rams pre-season games were announced including the Governor’s Cup game at Edward Jones Dome against the Kansas City Chiefs.

The Rams will open the pre-season on the road against Indianapolis, then host the Chiefs before traveling to Dallas to face Tony Romo and the Cowboys.

Final practice game is home against the Baltimore Ravens.

All games will be played in August but dates and times will be announced at a later date.

Former Ram Torry Holt Retires

EARTH CITY, MISSOURI (KTVI) – All Pro wide receiver Torry Holt officially retired from pro football as a member of the St. Louis Rams today at a news conference in Earth City.

Holt didn’t play last season but also didn’t officially retire, holding out hope that he would be picked up by another team.

Torry and Isaac Bruce combined to give the Rams one of the elite wide receiving duo’s in recent pro football history.  He retires after 10 seasons with the Rams and one season in Jacksonville, with 920 catches, 57 of them for touchdowns.

Holt joined the Rams in the championship season of 1999 as a first round draft pick out of North Carolina State.  “People that know me, my teammates and you guys sitting here, all I wanted to do was play football.  That’s all I ever wanted to do, “said Holt, who plans to build a career in sports broadcasting.

Prop 1 Rolls To Victory In Ladue By 506 Votes

Prop 1 Rolls To Victory In Ladue By 506 Votes

The passage of Prop 1, a .49 cent tax levy on residents of the Ladue School District touched off a wild celebration at the Frontenac Hilton Hotel.

Ladue won a resounding victory with 4,580 yes votes (52.92 percent) to 4,074 no votes (47.08 percent).