Episodes

Andre's Banquets & Catering with John Armengol

April 19, 2021

On Episode 19 of the Show Me South County Podcast I welcomed John Armengol from Andre's Banquets & Catering. One of my favorite things about doing this podcast is learning the stories behind businesses that have been a staple in South County for decades. Before having John on the podcast, I never k…

Proposition S: Safe Schools, Safe Kids with Dr. Chris Gaines, Abby Riess, Nikki McRae & Rebecca Bahora

March 19, 2021

On Tuesday, April 6th, voters within the Mehlville-Oakville community have a great opportunity to generate $35 million for the Mehlville School District. The bond issue, called Proposition S, will help our home town district fund projects to improve student safety and accessibility and deferred mai…

Rinse & Shine Auto Detailing & Ron's Lawn Care with Ethan Huegerich

March 12, 2021

On episode 17 of the Show Me South County Podcast I welcome Ethan Huegerich, a 19-year old entrepreneur from the Oakville area of South St. Louis County. Ethan doesn't just own and operate one successful South County company, he owns two! He's an impressive and inspiring dude and I loved our conver…

Oakville Tigers Boys Varsity Basketball Coach Nick Traxler

March 5, 2021

Congratulations to the Oakville Tigers boys varsity basketball team and their 2021 District Championship. Fresh off their big victory over Fox, coach Traxler was kind enough to come on the show. Being a life long athlete and now having kids of my own who love competing in sports, I loved talking to…

Cloverleaf Sports Lounge With Tommy Irwin

Feb. 26, 2021

One Episode 15 I was joined by Tommy Irwin, the owner of Cloverleaf Sports Lounge in Oakville. Cloverleaf is a great sports bar in South St. Louis County with a fantastic game day atmosphere. They pack 19 big flat screen TVs into a space that's less than 2,000 square feet. So there's not a bad seat…

The Affton Christmas Lights & Train Guy with Jeff Uhlemeyer

Feb. 19, 2021

Welcome to Episode 14 of the Show Me South County Podcast with Kevin Duy. This episode launched on February 19th. So, it's not exactly Christmastime. But, we currently have about 6-8 inches of snow on the ground and frozen ponds and lakes all across South County. So one could argue that there's def…

Respect The Badge with John Allen & Theresa Allen

Feb. 12, 2021

South County is full of impressive and ambitious young adults. John Allen and his older sister Theresa Allen are two of them. John had an idea to create a brand and apparel business around supporting first responders. He not only wants to help support first responders, but he also wants to help peo…

Cafe Telegraph With Bill Cieslinski

Feb. 5, 2021

A few years ago my wife and our four kids enjoyed a fantastic dinner at a new, locally owned restaurant in the South County area. It was a spring day and we sat in a rustic, modern barn style room. The room had a great indoor/outdoor feel to it. The huge windows were opened and it reminded us of re…

Mizz Marketing with Adam McChesney

Jan. 28, 2021

Adam McChesney joined me on Episode 11 of the Show Me South County Podcast to share the story of his business Mizz Marketing. Adam grew up in the Oakville area of South St. Louis County and attended St. Francis grade school and Vianney High School. Digital Marketing Agency In St. Louis After a succ…

Donna Young Insurance Agency with Donna Young

Jan. 21, 2021

When it comes to insurance, it's important to hire an insurance agent that you know, like and trust. You want an insurance agent who cares, someone who will look out for your best interests. An insurance agent should be someone you feel comfortable calling and talking to whenever you have questions…

Seven Eight Sign with Erin & Brian Moeckel

Jan. 15, 2021

I've been a fan of this small business since the first time I saw one of their cool signs shared on Facebook. My wife Kim and really like the modern farmhouse design style made famous by the HGTV show Fixer Upper. Seven Eight Sign's designs remind me of that look and feel, so it was a thrill to hav…

Just Friends Boutique with Tina Dinsmoor & Ashley Johnson

Jan. 8, 2021

Do you like shopping and finding cute new clothes? Do you like hanging out with friends? Then you’ll love Just Friends Boutique. Ashley Johnson and Tina Dinsmoor are great friends who share a love of shopping and having fun with friends. So they decided to combine two things they love by opening Ju…

Irene's Floral Design with Cory Parolin

Jan. 1, 2021

Cory Parolin is in the business of brightening days. She's the owner of Irene's Floral Design, the only independent flower shop in Oakville, MO. What's The Best Flower Shop In St. Louis? If you ask Oakville residents, many will say it's Irene's Floral Design, located in Oakville. Irene's Floral Des…

Missouri Teacher of the Year Darrion Cockrell "Mr. DC"

Dec. 17, 2020

My guest for Episode 6 is Darrion Cockrell "Mr. DC," the Missouri Teacher of the Year from Crestwood Elementary School in the Lindbergh School District. If you're not inspired by listening to Darrion Cockrell's story, you may want to check your pulse. What DC had to overcome and endure at a young a…

Star Nutrition with Melissa Schnable

Dec. 10, 2020

One of the best healthy meal replacement and drink options in St. Louis can be found in Oakville, along Telegraph Road. Star Nutrition provides meal replacement shakes, herbal teas, energy boosting teas, fat reducers that are HEALTHY! Star Nutrition is owned by Melissa and Kyle Schnable. In this ep…

For The Girls Boutique with Ashlee Westervelt & Jessie Selz

Dec. 7, 2020

If you're anything like me, you want to support local St. Louis businesses that give back to the community. If that's the case, you'll definitely want to put your support behind For The Girls Boutique. Ashlee Westervelt and Jessie Selz were my guests for Episode 4 and they shared the great story be…

The Sports Pub & Tap Haus with Colleen Miskovic & Jason Rebholz

Nov. 30, 2020

What's the best sports bar in St. Louis? If you ask around Oakville, in South County you’ll have a lot of folks tell you it’s The Sports Pub. The Sports Pub is a popular neighborhood restaurant owned by Jason Rebholz and Colleen Miskovic. It's located at Telegraph Road and Christopher in Oakville, …

Cellar House with Patrick Ahearn

Nov. 28, 2020

What's the best wine bar and restaurant in St. Louis? If you ask many Oakville residents, they'll tell you it's Cellar House. Cellar House is a quaint and popular restaurant in South St. Louis County that specializes in a fantastic selection of wine and delicious food that pairs well with it. Best …