Steelville News

Dix wins Beauty is Ageless pageant

Patsy Dix was crowned queen at the Beauty is Ageless pageant, held on Friday, June 29 in Maryland Heights. Dix represented Steelville Senior Living at the pageant sponsored by the Missouri Health Care Association, District 3. As the winner for this district, she will go on to compete at the state conference in Branson in August.

Osage artist to lecture at Gallery Zeke

One of the Steelville Arts Council’s current Artists in Residence is Norman Akers. He painted the Osage mural in Cuba last year. Outreach to the community is part of a residency and Norman plans to offer a lecture on Osage Art and Culture and how they intertwine. The lecture will be held on Thursday, July 26, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Gallery Zeke in Steelville.

New ordinance includes $200 fine for “abuse of ambulance service”

Steelville Ambulance District has a new ordinance in place to address issues with people who call for emergency assistance but do not truly have a situation that requires emergency medical services.