Last updateWed, 22 Oct 2014 2pm


Ribbon cutting held for new General Store - PHOTO GALLERY

    The Lange General Store is open in Steelville and continues a family tradition of general stores for the owners, Todd and Alicia Rehmert. Two sets of great-grandparents on both sides of their families owned and operated general stores in the early 1900s. The store is named after the oldest one that opened in 1908.

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Rodeo scheduled for September 5-6

    The 49th Annual Ozark Trail Blazers Rodeo will be held rain or shine on September 5 and 6 in Steelville. The rodeo will be held in conjunction with the town’s Harvest Festival celebration at the Ozark Trail Blazers arena, located four miles south of Steelville on Highway 19.

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Harvest Festival officially gets under way Tuesday

    Harvest Festival begins in less than a week with all kinds of fun activities on tap for all ages. Steelville’s 50th Annual Harvest Festival, sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce, will be held September 2-7. The theme for the year is “50 Magical Years” to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the event.

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Funding options discussed for sewer and street work

    Steelville City Council members discussed possible financing options for sewer and street work at the last council meeting held on August 18.

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Steelville looking for Purple Heart recipients

    Steelville will become a Purple Heart City and Mayor Terry Palmer is reaching out to local citizens who are Purple Heart recipients who would be available to attend the next city council meeting when the proclamation will be read and the plaque presented.


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.

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