Steelville News

Steelville Drug makes Book Buzz donation

Tawna Merritt of Steelville Drug (center) is joined by (from left) Bentley McGinnis, Jaylinn Warden, Cora Oswald and Lane Kanouse to show off the October Book Buzz books the company recently donated to the Steelville School Library as part of Three Rivers Publishing’s Newspapers In Education program.

Local artists to be featured in two STARCO shows

Both Gallery Zeke and the Evans House will host exhibits featuring local artists in November. Gallery Zeke will showcase local ceramic artists at a show titled, “Clay, Culture, and Identity.” The Evans House will be open to display an abstract series, “Surfaces”, a solo art exhibition of the work of Kella Payne-Unnerstall.

School bus shed project sees more delays

Construction of the bus shed for the Steelville School District has again been postponed. The project that has been in the works for several years has continually hit snags along the way, the latest being higher-than-expected bids. After extended discussion at the October 18 board meeting, school board members voted to reject the bids and seek new ones.