Steelville News

Art Squared was a big success

By Mary Young
            The Steelville Arts Council’s autumn fundraiser wrapped up on Saturday, October 29 at Gallery Zeke. This event was a huge success­—bringing in over $5,000—which helps STARCO bring artful treasures to the lives of others.

Steelville MTB fall event is this weekend

           Steelville will see an influx of visitors this weekend for the Steelville Bike Park’s celebration of two new directional mountain bike trails in the park.

Steelville considering four-day school week

            Steelville Schools are considering a four-day school week and will survey staff and patrons of the district about the possibility, but board members aren’t sure it’s the best option for student achievement.

Students participate in drug awareness events - PHOTO GALLERY

• Mock accident staged on Monday
            The Steelville School District is participating in drug and alcohol abuse awareness activities this week as part of Red Ribbon Week. Red Ribbon Week is a national week set aside each October to bring awareness to students about the dangers of substance abuse.