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Leasburg man charged with assaulting LEO

    A Leasburg man faces three felony charges after allegedly pointing a shotgun at a Crawford County deputy and fighting with the law enforcement officer during the subsequent arrest attempt.

St. Louis man charged with attempted rape in Bourbon

    A St. Louis man stands charged with attempted rape in Crawford County after an incident that took place on October 7 in Bourbon.

Vote now for your favorite scarecrow

Vote now to select your favorite Steelville scarecrow! Local businesses, organizations and individuals were invited to participate in a scarecrow contest this month – decorating and creating a display so that the community and visitors can see our Halloween spirit.

Board approves winter sports safety guidelines

    Winter sports are quickly approaching and the St. James Board of Education have approved safety guidelines for spectators. A lengthy discussion was held during an October 15 meeting of the board about what guidelines the district should follow, as winter sports are held indoors and could be more difficult to keep COVID-19 safety precautions in place.

City to receive donation for pickle ball courts

    Resident Allen Copeland informed the St. James City Council on Tuesday, October 13, he plans to donate pickle ball courts to the city. Where those courts could be located is still being discussed, but Copeland told the council there is an interest in pickle ball in St. James.