St. James News

PTO selling Tiger apparel

    The St. James Parent Teacher Community Organization (PTO) is selling St. James Tiger apparel as a spring fundraiser. Those interested in purchasing items have until Sunday at midnight to submit an order, with all proceeds generated being used by to PTO to support school programs.

Extreme temperatures cause school cancellation

    Extreme cold caused school to be cancelled on Wednesday, January 30, when temperatures registered in the single digits. Due the amount of school days missed so far, the district has amended the calendar and will now be making up several days to account for the dismissals.

Local students receives CMA Scholarship

John Crites of St. James was recently awarded the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Scholarship from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). Crites is a student in the Master of Business Administration program at the Webster University Rolla Metropolitan Campus. As a recipient of the scholarship, Crites will have his registration fees covered for both parts of the CMA exam.

Parton wins Chamber’s Lifetime Achievement Award

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards dinner on Friday, February 2 at Just a Taste in St. James, giving top honors to individuals, business, and organizations who made 2018 a successful year. Award recipients were announced and given recognition for their service to the community through volunteerism, business support, town improvements, and helping others in the community.