Seven Grubaughs served their country
Families have often sent sons to war throughout the history of our United States, but the Grubaughs may have sacrificed more than most: Parents Ben and Martha saw seven sons offer their lives in service to their country. And, while other families lost loved ones to battle, this family was blessed to receive all seven sons back from their time in the military.
City transportation tax approved
Steelville will have a new half-cent sales tax, after voters approved the proposal to add it to the current tax at the election held on Tuesday, November 5. However, only 60 out of 908 registered voters voiced their opinion in the matter, so a mere seven percent of decision-makers determined the outcome. The measure was passed by a vote of 37 to 23.