St. James News

School district looking to survey community on future planning

           The St. James Board of Education agreed to move forward with working with ExcellenceK12 to create a community survey to aid with future planning. Superintendent Tim Webster said this will help gauge what areas the community feel is important when the district updates its short and long-term plans.

Red Regiment begins competition season

            The Red Regiment Marching Band kicked off the marching season with a competition at the Sullivan Marching Festival on Saturday, September 17. The band finished in second place in its class and brought home an Outstanding Auxiliary award.

Grant check presented

The St. James Kiwanis Club President Cheryl Palmer (left) and Education Grant Chairperson Caryl Mussing (right) presented Cody Garver with the first half of his Education Grant.

Recreation Center now offering birthday packages

            The Nelson Hart Park Recreation Center is now offering birthday party packages to provide a fun easy way to celebrate a child’s birthday. Partnering with Party Pros, the facility will be available for party rentals on Saturdays and Sundays.

District to offer breakfast at no cost

           The St. James School District announced it will again offer breakfast at no cost this year to all students, thanks to a federally funded program. The district began free services on September 14.