Steelville News

Peaceful Bend Winery hosts Fowl Folk Festival

By Mary Young
            The beautiful grounds at Peaceful Bend Winery in Steelville, with 20 acres of open camping, was the perfect landscape for what's sure to become an annual event in our community.

Elementary students celebrate end of the school year - PHOTO GALLERY

Steelville Elementary School students and their families enjoyed a fun-filled evening with games and rides and delicious treats as part of the school year end celebration held at the downtown campus on Friday, May 20.

City pool will open May 27

           The Steelville swimming pool in the community park will open on Friday, May 27, with a kickoff for summer celebration from 5 to 8 p.m.

Council hears updates on city business

           At their May 16 meeting, Steelville city council members heard about two new businesses, approved use of the city park for a fundraiser, agreed to change a street to allow only for one-way traffic, and heard an update on maintenance needed at the Jonas Museum.

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.