Steelville Middle School has three staff members and 23 students quarantined after another staff member tested positive for COVID-19.
After someone of the Steelville High School volleyball team tested positive for the coronavirus earlier this week, the entire Lady Cardinals squad was put into quarantine and forced cancel the remainder of its regular season. The Lady Cards will also not be able to compete in the Class 2 District 7 tournament that will be played at Bourbon High School Monday and Tuesday.
Vote now to select your favorite Steelville scarecrow! Local businesses, organizations and individuals were invited to participate in a scarecrow contest this month – decorating and creating a display so that the community and visitors can see our Halloween spirit.
The October meeting of the Steelville School Board, held on Thursday, October 15, included discussion on several topics that were connected to COVID-19 concerns. School personnel talked about restrictions to sporting events, current quarantine numbers, parent-teacher conferences, a Halloween event and more—all with the ongoing pandemic dictating changes in how situations are handled.
On Thursday evening, October 15, Steelville High School inducted 18 new members of the National Honor Society, utilizing Zoom for those who were not physically present. Current President Abigale Ireland officiated the ceremony.