The first annual Tiger Trot, aimed at raising money to provide St. James R-1 students with gifts for the holidays, was held on Saturday. Pleasant weather brought out a large crowd of participants as they competed in 5K and 10K events.
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A St. James high school senior has been named a School Winner for the Heisman High School Scholarship Competition, presented by the Heisman Trophy Trust and Acceptance Insurance. Allana Chitwood will have the opportunity to move on to become a State Winner, National Finalist, or National Winner.
Abram Schisler, a senior at John F. Hodge High School, has been named a semifinalist for the 2022 class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program. He will move on to the next round of the program, competing for college scholarships.
The St. James Senior Center and Kiwanis Club will be teaming up on December 11 to offer Breakfast with Santa, a fun morning of food, crafts, and a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Claus. The event is free and will provide a fun activity for families.
There will be several different Christmas activities taking place this Saturday, December 4, including a craft fair, photos with Santa, and the annual Chamber of Commerce Christmas parade.