Thu08212014

Last updateWed, 20 Aug 2014 7pm

Queen candidates, Chamber getting ready for 81st GFF

Queen candidates, Chamber getting ready for 81st GFF

    The 81st Annual Grape and Fall Festival is coming to St. James soon. Area residents will have pl...

Forum set for August 26 to discuss library tax

    The James Memorial Public Library Board will be holding a public forum on Tuesday, August 26 at ...

Two more charged in hit-and-run case

    Two more people have been charged in connection with the fatal hit-and-run accident that left a ...

Harvest Festival schedule announced

     Steelville’s 50th Annual Harvest Festival, sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce...

Grandmother from New Jersey charged in Crawford County

    The woman who made national news for allegedly abducting her granddaughter now faces charges in ...

News

SETTING

McGinnis Wood receives safety recognition

McGinnis Wood receives safety recognition

The Missouri Department of Labor’s On-Site Safety and Health Consultation Program announced that McGinnis Wood Products, Inc. is the newest member of Missouri’s Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP). A midday ceremony was held at the Cuba barrel factory recently to recognize the company and its employees for the SHARP award.

Readmore

Eleven will vie for HF queen title

Eleven will vie for HF queen title

    Eleven young ladies from Steelville will compete for the title of 2014 Harvest Festival Queen this year. These young women will take the stage at the Meramec Music Theatre on Thursday, September 4, and one will end the evening’s pageant wearing the queen’s crown.

Readmore

Queen candidates, Chamber getting ready for 81st GFF

Queen candidates, Chamber getting ready for 81st GFF

    The 81st Annual Grape and Fall Festival is coming to St. James soon. Area residents will have plenty to do for the festival this year, which runs September 3-6. Many new and returning events are slated for the week.

Readmore

POW from WW2 honored for his service to American Legion

POW from WW2 honored for his service to American Legion

On Saturday, July 19 members of American Legion Post 81 in Bourbon and its Auxiliary gathered to celebrate William Reid Stephens for 70 years of dedicated service to the American Legion. In attendance to celebrate Stephens’ magnificent milestone was American Legion State Commander Dennis Welchie.

Readmore

Three charged after drug raid in Sullivan

    Three people have been charged after a search warrant was served at a home in Sullivan where drugs and $5,000 in cash were allgedly discovered.

Readmore

Sales tax revenue still strong

    During the week of August 14, Phelps County commissioners:
    • Approved the Quarterly Reimbursement Report for the Tough on Trash Grant in the amount of $2,375.25.

Readmore

Statement from Gov. Nixon regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson and role of National Guard

• Guard’s mission limited in scope; tasked with protecting the Unified Command Center so law enforcement can protect peaceful protestors, citizens and property
ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. – The following is a statement from Gov. Jay Nixon regarding the ongoing situation in Ferguson, MO:

Readmore

Prairie Day comes to Shaw Nature Reserve Sept. 20

Discover nature and the life of pioneers by taking a step back in time during Prairie Day at the Shaw Nature Reserve on Saturday, Sept. 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Interact with early settlers and explore what life was like on the great American frontier during this bi-annual event.

Readmore

Quilt Show returning to Gallery Zeke

    The 2nd Annual Show-Me Quilt Show and Vintage Quilt Exhibition, presented by the Steelville Arts Council, is coming to Gallery Zeke next month. The quilt show will be held the first week of September—from September 1 to 7—with competitors vying for prizes in several different categories.

Readmore

Subcategories