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Ozark Rivers seeks area sponsors for Annual Earth Day Art Contest

    Ozark Rivers Solid Waste Management District is seeking area sponsors within its seven-county region for the 29th Annual Earth Day Trash Art and Poster Contest. Sponsorships provide prizes for students placing first and second along with honorable mentions in the contest. Some 90 students received prizes in 2019.

MBSH Cardiac Rehab celebrates American Heart Month

    The Cardiac Rehab department at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital celebrated American Heart Month by having heart health awareness activities for patients throughout the week of February 10-14.

Newest provider at YCHC holds rare therapy certification

    Your Community Health Center welcomes Licensed Professional Counselor Anna Bray to its staff of behavioral healthcare providers. Bray joins YCHC with a Master of Marriage and Family Counseling degree from Webster University and a professional counselor’s license from the State of Missouri.

School board considers snow routes

    The St. James Board of Education held discussion on snow routes and late starts during inclement weather during their meeting on Thursday, February 21. Board members had brought up discussion on the topic last year, but opted to wait to see how this year’s calendar finished and how many days were missed.

Chamber’s annual dinner is March 17

The Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce will host its 2020 Annual Awards Banquet and meeting on Tuesday, March 17. The event will be held at Golden Echoes, with the social hour beginning at 6 p.m. and dinner being served at 6:30 p.m. Awards for Citizen of the Year and Business of the Year will be presented. Tickets are $20 per person and may be purchased until March 11 at the Steelville branches of First Community National Bank or Peoples Bank, Shelter Insurance, and from Chamber President Tamra Cape. Business casual attire is appropriate for the evening.