Tiger Shark Waterpark has strong start to the season

    Despite being having the swimming season delayed due to inclement weather, Tiger Shark Waterpark opened on May 27 to a huge turnout. Since then, the pool has been packed as summer swimmers coming to enjoy the facilities.

Hamilton headed to National High School Rodeo Finals

The Missouri High School Rodeo State Finals were held May 29 through June 2 at the Lucky J Arena in Carthage, Missouri where the top High School Rodeo athletes from Missouri, and neighboring states Nebraska and Kansas, competed for their chance for a State Championship title.

Council presented with proposed nuisance ordinance

    The St. James City Council was presented with a new nuisance ordinance during its meeting Monday night. Aldermen got their first look at the proposal, so no action was taken, but action is expected to be taken on the issue next month.

Fleming warns council about dropping fund balances

Two new committees were formed during Monday night’s meeting of the St. James City Council. Both were requested by City Administrator Jim Fleming, and each will be looking to improve the city’s bottom line well into the future.