St. James News

Police seeing rise in UTV violations

          The St. James Police Department has seen a rise in UTV violations since the city passed a UTV ordinance in October 2021 and is encouraging UTV riders to understand the city rules for riding within city limits.

Ladies chocolate walk coming next Thursday

           The St. James Senior Center will hold a Superhero Ladies Night Out Chocolate Walk on Thursday, June 16, providing a fun night of chocolate and free goodies. The evening will begin at the Senior Center before participants walk to various businesses throughout town, winning prizes along the way.

Three weeks remain for small town showcase voting

            Three weeks remain for residents to vote for St. James in the 2023 Small Town Showcase. The top five communities will be featured by the Missouri Humanities Council and voting ends on Friday, July 1.

City continues to struggle with hiring

          The city of St. James has struggled with hiring personnel over the past year and is still seeking applications in several departments. City Administrator Jim Fleming said the city is looking at how to attract candidates and hopes to fill those opening soon.