St. James News

St. James Living Center preparing for COVID-19 vaccinations

    Missouri Governor Mike Parson announced December 30 that residents and staff members at nursing homes and long-term care facilities would soon have be provided COVID-19 vaccinations. The St. James Living Center is preparing to allow staff and residents to get the vaccine.

NSDAR to hold meeting January 16 in St. James

    Noah Coleman Chapter, NSDAR, is scheduled to meet on Saturday, January 16 at 11:30 a.m. at Sybil’s in St. James.  

Candidates filing deadline is January 19

    Candidates interested in filing for open seats on the city council, school board, ambulance district, or municipal judge have until January 19 to file. Several have already filed for seats and time is running out for those planning to run.

School tour provides update on construction project

    St. James Schools Superintendent Dr. Merlyn Johnson gave a tour of the ongoing high school construction project to a small group of district patrons and board of education members on Saturday, January 2. The tour highlighted areas of the building being completed this month and how close the project is to being finished after two years of work.

Independent report released relating to MVH COVID-19 response

    The Commission of the Missouri Veterans Commission (MVC) released a 415 page, independent investigation on Veterans Homes’ COVID-19 response. The investigation, ordered by Missouri Governor Mike Parson and conducted by Armstrong Teasdale, examined the COVID-19 response in all seven Veterans Homes and the MVC headquarters.