The city of St. James has contracted with Brown’s Tree Service to clear tree limbs out of transmission lines running from the Phelps Substation, which feeds St. James its power. City Administrator Jim Fleming said the city has heard some complaints about trees being removed along the route of the transmission lines, but said the work will provide safety to the infrastructure.
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Phelps County Animal Rescue (PCAR) will celebrate its second anniversary in the community with a celebration this Saturday, November 5. The non-profit, no-kill animal shelter will be offering microchips of animals, food, crafts, and more throughout the day.
The St. James High School choir department will be hosting its annual Choir Dinner and Silent Auction on Saturday, November 19, with proceeds going toward the St. James Choir Boosters. This year’s theme is Disney and will be held at the St. James High School gym.
The St. James School District is holding its Second Annual Tiger Trot 5K/10K later this month and registration is now open for those wanting to participate. Runners are asked to sign up by November 4 to ensure they receive a T-shirt. The race will be held on Saturday, November 26.
Members of the St. James Chamber of Commerce held a dinner on Thursday, October 20, to reflect on the many activities and successes of 2022. Chamber President Jack Mueller explained the Chamber has been growing over the year and outlined goals the organization has for next year.