Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition

(Debbie Monterrey, KMOX)
Debbie Monterrey
April 25, 2019 - 11:26 am
It was a big morning at the Madison County Courthouse in Edwardsville for the Stuart family of Collinsville, as long-time foster parents Lesley and Chad Stuart officially adopted their three children: Matthew, Alex and Kylie. "It's very emotional," said Lesley, before the adoption hearing. "I'm not...
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Adorable little two baby boys picking fresh ripe apples in fruit orchard. Family fun during harvest time on a farm. Kids playing in autumn garden
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April 13, 2018 - 7:39 am
Adoption incentives funds, once hanging in the balance, have been saved, and perhaps in large part due to the St. Louis area.
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Drug syringe and cooked heroin. Junkie, hospital.
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Debbie Monterrey
February 28, 2018 - 12:12 pm
By Debbie Monterrey, debbie.monterrey@entercom.com Pain pills are causing pain. Massive pain. Addiction, criminality, heroin use and death. We know this. We hear it in the news every day. We've seen the images of mom and dad passed out in the front seat of a car, needle still in arm, while kids are...
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