Kent Sherrow and Brittany Conaway of STE show off the October Book Buddy books the company recently donated to the Steelville School library as part of Three Rivers Publishing’s Newspapers in Education program.
By Mary Young
The Steelville Arts Council’s autumn fundraiser wrapped up on Saturday, October 29 at Gallery Zeke. This event was a huge success—bringing in over $5,000—which helps STARCO bring artful treasures to the lives of others.
Steelville will see an influx of visitors this weekend for the Steelville Bike Park’s celebration of two new directional mountain bike trails in the park.
Steelville Schools are considering a four-day school week and will survey staff and patrons of the district about the possibility, but board members aren’t sure it’s the best option for student achievement.
• Mock accident staged on Monday
The Steelville School District is participating in drug and alcohol abuse awareness activities this week as part of Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is a national week set aside each October to bring awareness to students about the dangers of substance abuse.