A tribute to retiring Mehlville School District Superintendent John Cary was transformed into a 'super' event as three past superintendents and the district's next superintendent joined the guest of honor at last week's event at the Royale Orleans Banquet Center. Pictured, from left are: incoming Superintendent Tim Ricker, former Superintendent Tom Blades, Cary, former Superintendent E. Dean Burns and former Superintendent Bob Rogers. Cary, whos has served as superintendent since 1996, is retiring June 30. He was honored for serving the Mehlville School District with 'Distinction in Performance' during his tenure as superintendent. Including Ricker, who begins his dutiesJuly 1, the Mehlville School District has had just seven superintendents in history and five are pictured here.