The weather was perfect on Saturday for local children to gather Easter eggs placed at the Steelville community park by Missouri Representative Jason Chipman and supporters. Chipman’s Easter Egg Hunt began at 10 a.m. on April 3 and included 10,000 Easter eggs placed in the park for children to find. There were individual areas designated for children of all ages and more than enough goodies for those in attendance.
A cornhole tournament held on Saturday, April 3, raised $465 to go toward trade school scholarships for Steelville School District students. The event was sponsored by the Steelville Welcome Center.
Steelville area voters approved two county tax measures and selected school board members and a new city alderman at the polls on Tuesday, April 6.
A Steelville man was killed and another sustained serious injury as the result of a UTV wreck on Saturday, April 3.
Murder charges have now been filed against the three local people first charged with arson, and a man reported missing at the same time was the victim.