Volunteers needed for GFF

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce is preparing for this year’s annual Grape and Fall Festival, which will be held from September 3-7. Volunteers are still needed for this year’s events and the Chamber is asking anyone who would be willing to donate some time to sign up for various events.

Council approves rules for medical marijuana dispensaries

    St. James now has rules regarding the placement of medical marijuana dispensaries and grow houses, after the council passed the first and second reading of an ordinance setting the zone to 1,000 feet from any school, daycare, or church. This comes after the Planning and Zoning (P&Z) board last month recommended the city accept the state guidelines, giving the largest restrictions possible under state law.

Program being held August 25

    Phelps County Genealogical Society presents Murder, Bankruptcy, Whiskey, and Revenuers - Myron Colony’s Excellent Adventures presented by Lynn Morrow, Archivist and Historian, on Sunday, August 25, 2019 at 2p.m. at the Wellington Clubhouse located at 1200 East 10th Street (just past Rolla Nazarene Church).

USDA opens signup for MFP

    Sign-up has opened for the Market Facilitation Program (MFP), a U.S. Department of Agriculture program to assist farmers who continue to suffer from damages because of unjustified trade retaliation from foreign nations.