St. James News

City to forgo utility shut offs this month

    The city of St. James has opted to forgo utility shut offs this month due to threat of coronavirus to help those affected by this pandemic. City officials held a Facebook Live meeting on Friday, March 20, to update the public about how the pandemic will affect citizens in the coming weeks.

Library offering curbside service during shutdown

    The James Memorial Public Library closed on Thursday, March 19, as part of efforts to slow the COVID-19 virus and to ensure the safety of patrons of the facility. Plans are to reevaluate the length of the shutdown on April 6, but books will still be offered to the community through curbside service for patrons.

Kiwanis host annual Pancake Day

Kiwanis Pancake Day was held on Saturday, March 14, with members of the organization serving the public pancakes, sausage, and refreshments at the middle school. The annual event is one of the largest fundraisers the organization holds each year to raise money for its programs, which help children in the community.