St. James News

Red Regiment completes season with ninth place finish

            The Red Regiment Marching Band completed the marching season on October 22 at the Ozark Mountain Marching Festival, taking fourth in class and ninth in open competition. This concludes the season  and saw a young band improve throughout.

Cale takes Honor Flight

           Vietnam veteran Floyd Cale took an Honor Flight in October, visiting Washington, D.C., war memorials with fellow veterans. He was able to take the trip with his brother Kenny Cale, who also served in the military.

District not considering four-day week

            With many area schools discussing changing to a four-day school week, St. James Schools Superintendent Tim Webster said St. James is currently not considering following the trend. Webster said the district will keep an open mind as more data becomes available showing a reason to do so, but feels keeping students in the classrooms has benefits that outweigh changing right now.

Fall play is this week

            The St. James Tiger Drama Department will be holding its fall production this week, with performances being held on Thursday, Friday, and Sunday for the community. This semester’s production will be “The Giver,” by Lois Lowry.