Park bathrooms still an issue for the city
Steelville Community Park bathrooms will be open again after a number of complaints were fielded by city personnel. At the city council meeting held on Monday, June 16, the problem of dealing with the destruction wreaked by vandals while still offering facilities for park patrons was again discussed.
Steelville church makes a difference on mission trip
Several members of Steelville Assembly of God recently returned home from a mission trip to Newark, New Jersey. The trip took place from May 23-31, with 14 teenagers and five adults participating.
New cafe specializes in home cookin'
Taste of Home Cafe is one of the newest destinations for home-cooked food in Steelville. It is located at 501 W. Main Street in the same building that’s formerly been called Big T, Don’s Diner, and Tastee Freez, and is owned and operated by Charla (Sellers) Woods.
Freedom Fest plans taking shape
Freedom Fest 2014 is just a few short weeks away, and the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce has finalized this year’s lineup. The annual event will take place on Friday, July 4 at the Steelville City Park.
Recent SFPD calls include assisting at three wrecks
The Steelville Fire Protection District responded to the following calls between June 3 and 16:
• June 7—Still alarm transformer fire on Keysville Street.
Summer school went well, made money
Summer school sessions at Steelville schools have come to a close and administrators are expressing their overall satisfaction with the program.