Operation Christmas Child is a global organization that provides gifts to children in need in countries around the world. National Honor Society at Steelville High School has been collecting donated items over the past eight weeks to fill the boxes.
The St. James Police Department is holding a Thin Blue Line Christmas Gift Bag Project aimed at providing gifts to homebound residents for the holidays. Donations will be accepted from November 15 through December 14 and used to aid senior citizens.
Bourbon High School mechanical ag students Anna Poole and Lizeth Fajardo were joined by Joe Starr last week as more Bourbon Barrels were installed for the Bourbon Economic Development Group (BEDG).
Cuba High School sophomore Lane Flowers, the son of Lee and Amanda Flowers, recently tried out for and qualified for the Missouri State 4-H Compound Archery Team.
Steelville Middle School honored local veterans last Friday with a special luncheon and program held in the Meramec Music Theatre for Veterans Day.
The Crawford County Sheriff's Office recently congratulated one of its Detention Officers on his graduation from the Missouri Sheriff's Association Training Academy.