ECC to expand touchless entry door upgrades for great security, access

    East Central College will expand the scope of work for its touchless entry doors to provide better access, and increased safety at college facilities.

Phelps Health earns GWTG Stroke Silver Plus award

    Phelps Health has received the American Heart Association’s Silver Plus Get With The Guidelines®-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for their commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines.

Masons celebrating 175th anniversary

    Steelville’s Lebanon Lodge will hold a community-wide open house on Sunday, October 10, to commemorate 175 years of freemasonry in the town. This organization is well-known for its charitable contributions to the local area.

Paving projects completed for the year

    All city paving projects have been completed for the year after Primrose and Aster courts, Huff Street, and a major repaving of Springfield Street were finished to end September.

Kiowa begins electric line upgrade

    Kiowa Line Builders has started replacing old transmission line poles and making repairs to the city’s electric system. Kiowa was the low bidder on the project at $209,200 and was approved by the St. James City Council over the summer to do the work.

City prepares for salt delivery

    The city of St. James is preparing for winter, with annual salt to be delivered later this fall. A Street Department shed was being prepared on Monday so the city can take delivery of salt for road treatment.