The United States Postal Service (USPS), in conjunction with the National Association of Letter Carriers, will be participating in the 27th Annual Stamp Out Hunger Food drive on Saturday, May 11. Those interested in donating can fill bags with non-perishable foods and leave them near their mailbox, and letter carriers will pick them up during normal mail delivery times.
St. James News
The president and CEO of Great Circle, a nonprofit that provides services to children and families, including one in St. James, has been charged with multiple counts of endangering a child, according to a St. Louis TV station.
Hutcheson Ford’s Drive 4 UR School fundraising event has been rescheduled for this Friday, May 10 after weather caused issues on its originally scheduled day last Friday. The Drive 4 UR School event is held each year and provides a chance to raise money for school programs and activities.
Sip n’ Savor turned 10 years old on Saturday, and visitors filled Washington and Springfield Streets in St. James to celebrate throughout the day, sampling wine, beer, and food. Sunny weather contributed to a large turnout this year, with a large crowd coming out to enjoy the festivities.
The Central District Coalition for Roadway Safety and Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) awarded St. James High School a $300 grant to assist with expenses of its docudrama. Docudramas enable students to have a tangible example and experience of the ramifications of impaired and distracted driving and importance of making good choices.