Laura Ingalls Wilder Days at Steelville Library - PHOTO GALLERY

Students from Steelville Middle School enjoyed a variety of presentations about the time period of Laura Ingalls Wilder at the Steelville branch of the Crawford County Library District on Friday, April 5.

STARCO hosts Art in the Park - PHOTO GALLERY

The Steelville Arts Council’s 6th Annual Art in the Park lived up to it's promise of creative fun for all ages. The event, held on Saturday, April 13 at the Steelville Community Park, featured a variety of great activities, delicious food, and wonderful art and crafts.

Seniors clean up Yadkin Creek

In cooperation with the Steelville Star Stream Team and Yadkin Creek Watershed Coalition, several members of the Steelville High School Class of 2019 gathered last Friday morning to clean up the Yadkin Creek prior to Saturday’s annual duck race to benefit Project Graduation. The group picked up trash from Hoppe Spring Park to the Community Park and removed enough trash to fill a dumpster. Several unique items were pulled from the creek, including a baby stroller, a shopping basket, and the frame from a sleeper sofa.

Senate budget chair proposes $10 million for MU medical complex

By Yue Yu, Missouri News Network
JEFFERSON CITY — The head of the Senate Appropriations Committee is recommending an additional several million dollars for the proposed budget for a major medical research complex at MU.

Proposal to teach Bible in schools causes more debate in Senate hearing

By Natasha Vyhovsky, Missouri News Network
JEFFERSON CITY — A bill that would allow school districts in Missouri to offer electives that teach the Bible received robust opposition during a Senate committee hearing Tuesday.