Steelville News

School district purchases theater

           The Steelville School District will now own the Meramec Music Theatre and approximately 20 acres of land around it. The property is adjacent to the current downtown campus of the district where the elementary and middle school are located, along with the transportation department.

Wyoming trespassing case involving local men has some far-reaching consequences

           Four area hunters bagged two elk and a deer in Wyoming last year and the details surrounding that hunt wound up being a national story, not because of the size animals they harvested but how the hunters reached the public land where they were shot.

School board makes staffing decisions

            Steelville Schools will see some changes for staffing next year after the board accepted the resignation of Josh Booker as athletic director and hired John Simily as Alternative School director at its April meeting.

Elementary students recognized for achievement

            Steelville elementary students selected as Students as the Quarter for the third quarter were recognized for their achievements at the school board meeting held on April 21.

Three SHS students earn diplomas

Three Steelville High School students were recognized for their successful completion of the Missouri Options Program at the April school board meeting. Missouri Options Coordinator Jodie Cottrell presented each with their diplomas.