St. James News

$211,000 Show Me Cash Jackpot Won in St. James

 St. James man has claimed a $211,000 Show Me Cash jackpot from last month. Jimmy Bates matched all five numbers drawn in the September 24 drawing - 2, 5, 11, 15, and 22 - to win the jackpot prize on a ticket he purchased at Smokers Outlet, 205 Highway B, in St. James.

Annual gardeners apple butter sale is underway

    The Gardeners of the Forest City are holding an apple butter fundraiser to provide money for yearly projects that the group does throughout St. James. Members met on Monday at Huffman’s Flowers of the Field, spending the day mixing and creating gallons of the apple butter that will be sold in locations throughout town.

Chamber sponsors Helping Our Heroes

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Missouri Veteran’s Home (MVH) is again sponsoring the “Helping Our Heroes” event. For the next month, the Chamber will be collecting donations of items from the veterans’ “wish list” of items for Christmas gifts. Interested businesses can have a collection box at their location for the drop-off of donated items during the month of October.