This Cyber Café sits at the crossroads of the Fox Park, Benton Park West, McKinley Heights and Benton Park neighborhoods in South St. Louis and offers services such as Wi-Fi, and desktop internet access.  The café also provided the neighborhood with a full service business center to make copies and other services such as sending and receiving faxes, and cd duplication.  The café also features beverages, snacks and printing services such as flyers, posters, and custom t-shirt designing.   Newsworthy?!STL Cyber Café and Copying Center is the perfect place to have a business meeting, or a study group.  As owner Otis Draper III often states, “I want NewsWorthy?!STL to be a great place to network and socialize”.

NewsWorthy?!STL will also be stepping up to fulfill its philanthropic responsibility in the community by doing outreach work in an area middle school in the South St. Louis Area.  Mr. Draper has a vision of offering internet access to school age children in an effort to improve their research skills for school. While offering the designated class internet access, he will also set up workshops to teach the children about internet safety, and cyber bullying.

NewsWorthy?!STL is the brain child of owner Otis Draper III, after he decided to bring to life his hobby of graphic designing and information technology.  For years, Mr. Draper has made flyers, brochures, and custom t-shirts, but with the birth of NewsWorthy?!STL, he has been able to actualize his dream.

Hours of operation are Monday-Friday 930am-7pm and Saturday 930am-630pm.

NewsWorthy?!STL is located at 2533 S. Jefferson in South St. Louis, MO


12 Comments
  1. Warren on September 22, 2010 7:11 pm

    I have been to this Cafe it is a quiet place to be very productive the prices are right and in the perfect place to get away and do some work.

  2. Warren on September 23, 2010 9:43 am

    What about Rod it was his dream?

  3. Santana on September 23, 2010 11:13 am

    I thought u were in business with a partner who inspired the thought of putting the internet cafe” together.in this society,we need a really good patna who is loyal and thats hard to find out here.I guess its kinda like Scarface doing in Manolo.

  4. Tyrone on September 23, 2010 9:31 pm

    UMMMM This was not Otis’s idea he had the funds Rodney Blackmon had the idea and the technical knowledge!!!!! WOW Shady!!!!!

  5. Ronald on September 23, 2010 10:45 pm

    Rodney Blackmon was the creator of the business model. Bad business to bite the hand that has fed you.

  6. Mosbee Real on September 24, 2010 4:42 pm

    Otis was and still is shady, sorry you didn’t know that Mr. Rodney

  7. MoBee Real on September 30, 2010 10:23 pm

    I thought a blog of opinions are for “good” and “bad”, Otis is not to be trusted. Once again Rodney Blackmon was the brain child of this Cafe Otis was the funder….Don’t be misled in this article. I will keep on commenting if you guys keep on removing my statements!!!!!!!!!

  8. Justin Fargin on September 30, 2010 10:59 pm

    Otis Draper III is one shady ass nigga…..he stole my ID and bought up some shit…..

  9. Tosha on October 1, 2010 9:14 am

    I’m not sure of who anyone is, but I know if you have a personal problem with Mr. Draper you need to go directly to him/the source. To the gentleman who claims he stole your ID…I’m not sure of how one buys things with an ID, but whatever! Furthermore, if he did this you need to press charges. In conclusion, writing lies about someone without proof is libel and prosecutable in a court of law, as is slander, speaking untruths about someone. Again…just food for thought!

  10. David Godbout on October 1, 2010 9:36 am

    It is one thing to have an idea; it is another thing to have funds. Neither of those dynamics is the key criteria.

    The critical issue is “sweat equity.”

    Question: who is putting in work? That is who I respect.

  11. Tosha on October 1, 2010 1:51 pm

    WOW…I guess it’s tru what they say, Boys don’t grow up! You should talk to your friend and see where he stands on everything! If there was no written agreement, then who’s business is it! Were you a partner or just a friend helping out! Gotta cover yourself! Maybe you should just let it be a lesson learned!

  12. tiffiny on October 1, 2010 5:09 pm

    Spoken word event was very nice. Live band, nice poetry, nice ambience. Can’t wait for the next one. Keep it up Newsworthy.

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