The staff of The St. Louis American is extremely proud, but humbled, to receive awards from our peers in the news press industry. Being honored by your peers is a high form of affirmation, and we are appreciative. Since 1995, The St. Louis American has won nearly 700 state, regional, nationa…

It is truly remarkable how The St. Louis American has been researching, writing, and publishing their work for so many years and have connected with what we would today call local history.

Your Health Matters exists to encourage people of all ages to take incremental steps to a healthier lifestyle. Our coverage of health issues affecting African Americans has evolved over the past 23 years. Additionally, many health concerns that are of particular prevalence among black folk a…

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When the founders of the St. Louis American came together to give African Americans in St. Louis a voice and platform by way of a weekly newspaper, they could have never imagined the way news and media consumption would evolve. Ninety years later, The St. Louis American is still informing, e…