Phelps County News

OAT receives $250 community grant for summer theatre academy

    Meramec Regional Community Foundation (MRCF) awarded Ozark Actors Theatre a $250 grant for its summer theatre academy. The check was presented at MRCF’s invite-a-friend luncheon March 12 at MRPC in St. James.

Leuthauser named as new director

    Yvonne Leuthauser was named as the new director of the Phelps County Senior Companion Program on April 1, 2019. Leuthauser has been coordinator for the Senior Companion Program since March 31, 2016 and looks forward to designing, developing and implementing strategic plans for the organization.  

MRDC, SBA hosts April 24 loan workshop in St. James

    Meramec Regional Development Corporation and the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) are partnering to offer a small business loan workshop about resources in the area on Wednesday, April 24 from 10 a.m. to noon at Meramec Regional Planning Commission #4 Industrial Drive, St. James. Maria Bancroft, business loans specialist with MRPC, will also present on specific programs available in the region.

Sewing machine donated

Uniquely Yours Quilt Shop donated the Husqvarna Viking Opal 650 sewing machine for a raffle at the Piece and Plenty Quilt Guild’s Quilt Show, Ozark Festival of Quilts, held October 5 and 6 at the Rolla Middle School located at 1111 Soest Road in Rolla.