Steelville News

SMS presents Treasure Island - PHOTO GALLERY

          Steelville Middle School students under the direction of Shelley Beers presented “Treasure Island,” a musical adaptation of the Robert Louis Stevenson classic with musical arrangements by Mary Donnelly & George L.O. Strid. The performances were held in the Meramec Music Theatre on May 10.

Steelville bull rider competing in World Finals

           Steelville’s Bob Mitchell is just 19 years old, but he is already ranked 19th in the world in riding bulls in the Professional Bull Riders tour. He is competing in the world championship event in Fort Worth, Texas, this month.

SHS Class of 2022 graduates - PHOTO GALLERY

            Fifty-five members of the Steelville High School Class of 2022 celebrated the completion of their public school careers at commencement ceremonies held Sunday in the Paul E. Simmons Auditorium. The graduation ceremonies included recognition of honors students and educators, speeches, special music from the Senior Choir, and the presentation of diplomas.

Springfield man charged for leaving accident scene

            The man who rolled a large trailer off the roadway into the grass near the Catholic church in Steelville and left the scene faces several criminal charges as a result.

Graduation will be held Friday

           Graduation of the St. James High School Class of 2022 will take place this Friday at the multisport complex beginning at 7 p.m. Students are preparing for their final activities as a class this week, which culminates in the ceremony.