St. James Municipal Court will be held this month after having been suspended in March due to COVID-19. Plans are to hold court on June 17 at the Nelson Hart Community Building to allow for social distancing.
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The St. James Chamber of Commerce announced it is canceling its demolition derby and Sip n’ Savor due to COVID-19 guidelines. Both events had been postponed due to the state stay-at-home order earlier this spring.
St. James is reevaluating plans to hold summer activities and sports leagues after Governor Mike Parson announced last week that Phase 1 of Missouri’s recovery plan has been extended through June 15. Signups for summer sports were being accepted through mid-June, but plans to reopen the public areas of the city remain uncertain.
The St. James School District has announced prom has been canceled due to the extension of Missouri’s Phase 1 reopening plan. Administrators are now turning their attention to graduation and when and how it could take place.
The St. James Chamber of Commerce announced it will be delaying a gun raffle due to COVID-19. A drawing was scheduled for later this month for Henry “Goldenboy” H004 .22-long rifle to help fund this year’s Grape and Fall Festival, but the festival committee has determined to hold the drawing later this year.