St. James News

COVID-19 outbreak reported at veterans home

    An outbreak of COVID-19 was reported at the Missouri Veterans Home-St. James over the weekend. Jamie Melchert, communications director for the Missouri Veterans Commission stated steps are in place to keep residents and staff safe as the facility deals with the outbreak.

Dodd and Wells crowned royalty at homecoming - PHOTO GALLERY

Payton Dodd and Bailey Wells were crowned homecoming king and queen during Friday night’s homecoming coronation. The crowning was held in front of a limited crowd at the multipurpose field prior to the football game against Hermann.

High school students take paleontology trip

In July, two former St. James High School students Wyatt Cuttsinger and Tessa Hartley, along with a high school student from Steelville, Braeden Lamberth, were selected to attend an Adventure 360 Paleo X Field School in Jordan, Montana. During their week-long visit to dig sites in the area, the group found several fossils that will catalogued by the Museum of the Rockies.

Homecoming set for Friday

    John F. Hodge High School will celebrate its football homecoming this Friday, September 11, as the St. James Tigers take on Hermann. A new king and queen will be crowned prior to the home game.