The Steelville Ministerial Alliance and several local churches will host the 2020 National Day of Prayer on Thursday, May 7—but this year’s event will look a little different as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The city of Steelville has approved a request for the Steelville School District to
utilize the Steelville City Park for a drive-through celebration marking the end of the school year. The event will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13. A special Senior Celebration for the Class of 2020 will begin at 8 p.m.
Steelville’s City Council accepted a draft audit for the fiscal year ending June 2017 at its April 20 meeting. The city is behind on audits but is working to get caught up.
• Bass is state winner in outdoor recreation proficiency award area
Three Steelville FFA members won state level awards last week, with one earning the top honor in his area. Trent Bass won the Missouri FFA Outdoor Recreation Proficiency Award. He also earned his State FFA Degree, along with fellow Steelville FFA members Timber Adams and Sarah Hajek. The awards were announced on April 22.
The Steelville High School Class of 2020 is ending their public school careers at home instead of in the school buildings as a result of the COVID-10 pandemic. The Steelville Star asked seniors to answer some questions about this unprecedented end to their big year and their plans for the future. The following are the questions and the responses received as of our print deadline for this week.