Steelville Chamber President Tamra Cape has publicly questioned Mayor Michael Keen about issuing a Shelter in Place Order—sending out an email to Chamber members on Monday afternoon on the subject. Cape’s email, sent from the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce address, is as follows:
With the announcement on April 9 by the governor that schools would remain closed for the reminder of the academic year also came the realization to student athletes that spring sports would not return. Steelville High School Athletic Josh Booker Harlan offered some heartfelt words to all the Cardinals who never made it on the field this spring.
Laura Martin of STE (center) is joined by second graders at Steelville Elementary School to show off the March Book Buzz books recently donated to the school library by the company as part of Three Rivers Publishing’s Newspapers In Education program.
At a special meeting on April 1, the Steelville School District Board of Education voted unanimously to extend a new food service contract to Fresh Ideas. Pending approval from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE), they will officially take over the program in July.
A Steelville man stands charged with unlawful possession of a firearm on March 27. Tylor Scott DeRennaux, 24, was charged with the class D felony following an investigation into the incident by Steelville police.