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Charter presents plans for telecommunications bundling

A representative from Charter Communications met with the city council on Dec. 9 to discuss options ...

First Miss Steelville, Junior Miss crowned - PHOTO GALLERY

First Miss Steelville, Junior Miss crowned - PHOTO GALLERY

    Two local girls had the honor of being crowned the first ever Miss Steelville and Junior Miss St...

Arrests made after meth lab discovered

    Three men are in custody after the St. James Police Department allegedly discovered a methamphet...

Prince and Princess crowned at Christmas pageant - PHOTO GALLERY

Prince and Princess crowned at Christmas pageant - PHOTO GALLERY

    Steelville’s 2014 Christmas Prince and Princess were crowned at the Meramec Music Theatre on Fri...

Crawford County nets more than $1million in sales tax for 2014

    Crawford County brought in over $1 million in sales tax for the general revenue fund for 2014, a...

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Charter presents plans for telecommunications bundling

A representative from Charter Communications met with the city council on Dec. 9 to discuss options for improving the city’s telecommunications and also cutting their monthly service costs.

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Steelville Christmas features lights, carols, Santa and Elsa

Steelville Christmas features lights, carols, Santa and Elsa

    Steelville’s Christmas celebrations on Saturday included a special tree-lighting ceremony near city hall and a drive-through Christmas display at the Community Park, sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce.

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Children enjoy ‘Toy Ship’ Christmas program at LWJ Elementary School - PHOTO GALLERY

    Santa and his elves visited the Lucy Wortham James Elementary School on December 7 for a holiday party in the gym. The annual Christmas program, organized by teacher Vickie Pedro, allowed students to participate in a variety of activities. This year’s theme was the “Toy Ship.”

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Bourbon tree lighting held

    Santa and Mrs. Claus arrived in Bourbon on Thursday evening, December 4. It was at the annual Bourbon Tree Lighting Ceremony and the tree lights went on just before the Bourbon Firemen delivered the honored guests on the Fire Truck.  More than 150 little boys and girls gathered excitedly to receive a treat from Santa and many stayed to have their picture made.

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Work completed in Collector's and Assessor's offices

Work completed in Collector's and Assessor's offices

ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVED - Recent upgrades to the customer service area in the Crawford County Collector’s and Assessor’s offices have made the area more accessible to those who have limited mobility. In front of the Collector’s office, a new countertop has been installed to allow for a lower space to complete paperwork. A matching counter was put on the window to the Assessor’s office, while two wo...

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Bid awarded for bridge work

Bid awarded for bridge work

    The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is moving forward with replacement of the Highway 8 Bridge over Dry Fork Creek east of St. James. Work is slated to take place between January and October 2015.

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MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through annual 'No More Trash' contest

MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through annual 'No More Trash' contest

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) invite Missouri public, private, and home-school students in grades K-8 to help fight litter in the Show-Me State -- and to have creative and educational fun -- by participating in the 2015 "Yes You CAN Make Missouri Litter-Free" trash-can-decorating contest.

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A Christmas Story, the Musical playing at the Fox December 16-January 4

    This holiday season, for the first time in St. Louis, one of America’s favorite Christmas movies comes to life live- on-stage in a hilarious, large scale Broadway musical, at the Fabulous Fox Theatre December 16 – January 4.  

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