Steelville nominated for Small Town Showcase

            The town of Steelville has been nominated for the 2023 Small Town Showcase sponsored by the Missouri Humanities Council. Voting is open until 11:59 p.m. on July 1 and can be completed online at Each person may only vote once but can vote for up to five communities. Winners will be announced by August 1.

SHS student council reports on activities

           Student Council members from Steelville High School shared a presentation on their activities for the year to the school board at their April meeting, focusing on the Challenge Day held on March 18.

Gallery features two shows in May

May shows are now open at Gallery Zeke in Steelville. This month, visitors can view two art exhibits: Faces and Façades along with the Art of Destiny Wisdom and Friends. These shows will be on display through Sunday, May 29.

Council plans for summer at the parks, pool, museum

            Steelville City Council members spent a large portion of the May 2 council meeting discussing parks, the pool, and the Jonas Museum. The aldermen on the Parks Committee have also started putting together a parks panel again after dismissing the last park board a couple of years ago and operating without an advisory group since that time.