Steelville News

Steelville school staff could see higher pay

    Salary increases are on the table for Steelville educators after discussion at the April school board meeting. Superintendent Mike Whittaker talked to the board about the need to become more competitive with area schools, and board members agreed it was an important issue to address.

Child endangerment charges filed against Steelville man

    A Steelville man faces felony charges after shooting up in a vehicle with an infant next to him.

School district hires new superintendent

    The Steelville School District announced Tuesday morning that Christina Hess has been hired as the next superintendent. She will take over from Mike Whittaker, who is retiring from public education and going to work for the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, on July 1.

Steelville woman charged with intent to sell meth

    A Steelville woman with 57 grams of suspected methamphetamine in her car stands charged with felony drug charges as a result.