High school junior Katy Blue was selected to the All State Band as second chair contra alto clarinet after auditioning at Hickman High School in Columbia, Missouri on Saturday. She will next perform with other All State Band members during state convention from January 23-26.
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Students at Lucy Wortham James Elementary wore their red, white, and blue, plus they topped it off with their favorite hat to send a patriotic “Thank You” to all Missouri Veterans.
The St. James High School Art Club is rehabilitating old city Christmas lights for the holidays. Students began work on light fixtures and, once completed, the city will install them on city buildings for display.
Submitted by the Masonic Lodge
The St. James Masonic Lodge along with Masonic Home of Missouri and their “Creating a Partnership” program presented the St. James Middle School with a check for $1000.00 to be utilized for coats, shoes and hygiene needs for children who are in need of these items.
The St. James City Council met on Tuesday, November 13 to discuss several matters pertaining to the city. During the meeting, the council:
• Approved an ordinance that allows the city to pass the cost of nuisance enforcement on to the guilty party, where applicable. This pertains to the lawyer’s fees that are accrued when the city is enforcing nuisance violations.