St. James News
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.”
Christmas has arrived in St. James and several churches in the community are celebrating the season with Christmas Eve services. Each church will hold a special event free for community members to join.
Couple marking 75 years together
Charles Henry Hadley and Evelyn Virginia Hadley are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary on Thursday, December 18. The couple raised their family in St. James and look forward to many more years together.
Arrests made after meth lab discovered
Three men are in custody after the St. James Police Department allegedly discovered a methamphetamine laboratory. Members of the St. James Fire Protection District and the South Central Drug Task Force assisted in removing and disposal of the laboratory once the scene was secured.
St. James Winery wins three Jefferson Cups
The results from the 15th annual Jefferson Cup Invitational wine competition are in, and St. James Winery won an impressive three Jefferson Cups out of the total 38 that were awarded. The winning wines for St. James Winery are 2013 Semi-Dry Vignoles, 2012 Estate Norton, and Friendship School White.