Graduation plans for Steelville High School’s Class of 2020 were announced on Friday, June 5. The ceremony originally planned for Sunday, May 17 will now take place on Sunday, June 21 at 2 p.m. Prom, however, has been canceled.
At the municipal election for 2020, held on Tuesday, June 2, Steelville voters selected a new mayor, aldermen, and school board members, in addition to approving a tax proposal from the Steelville Fire Protection District. Crawford County voters also selected a board member for the 911 board.
The summer season has arrived, and the coronavirus crisis has definitely changed the way local outfitters and resorts will do business with those who come out to enjoy the local rivers, campgrounds, and other lodging facilities.
• SHS classes begin in June, SES and SMS in July
Steelville students will be able to participate in summer school but plans this year will be somewhat different as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
A Steelville woman is planning a “March for Equal Rights” for Saturday, June 6 at 1 p.m. The event was announced on Facebook on Monday, and the idea was quickly met with both support and opposition.