Santa at the Library canceled

    Due to the dramatic increase of COVID-19 cases in the area and the closure of the James Memorial Public Library to walk-in patrons, the Friends of the Library have announced Santa at the Library will be canceled this year. The library will keep the building closed to the public for now and will reevaluate every two weeks and base their reopening strategy on the number of cases in the area.

City prepares for winter

    The City of St. James has received its salt allotment for the year, as the Street Department readies for the winter months. Public Works Director Lyle Thomas explained the material has been prepared and the spreaders are operational and ready to treat streets, should a winter weather event come through St. James.

Real estate agent earns international awards

    Despite significant impact on the way real estate is bought and sold as a result of the COVID-19 global pandemic, real estate agents have pivoted to ensure that transactions continue to be closed in a safe and responsible manner.

MRCF community grant program is accepting applications until Jan. 29

    Schools, churches, local governments or charitable organizations contemplating a community project that needs a small amount of funding can apply for a grant from the Meramec Regional Community Foundation (MRCF).

Rolla Job Center to host ribbon cutting ceremony at new location this Friday

    The Rolla Job Center will host an outside ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, December 4, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at its brand new location at 1117 Kingshighway in Rolla.

Parker, Corbett complete training

    As part of the continuous employee training and educational development program at American Precision Die Casting (APDC), announces that two of their outstanding Quality Technicians, Carla Parker and Micah Corbett have successfully completed the Zeiss Basic Training Program, which encompasses full instruction aligned with the skilled operation of an highly automated Zeiss Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM).