St. James News

Local students receives CMA Scholarship

John Crites of St. James was recently awarded the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) Scholarship from the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). Crites is a student in the Master of Business Administration program at the Webster University Rolla Metropolitan Campus. As a recipient of the scholarship, Crites will have his registration fees covered for both parts of the CMA exam.

Parton wins Chamber’s Lifetime Achievement Award

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards dinner on Friday, February 2 at Just a Taste in St. James, giving top honors to individuals, business, and organizations who made 2018 a successful year. Award recipients were announced and given recognition for their service to the community through volunteerism, business support, town improvements, and helping others in the community.

American Legion post donates to the school lunch assistance program

    Members of the local American Legion Post 607 presented a check for $1,500 they raised and donated to the St. James School District to help fund a student lunch program. The district will use the money to help assist students in need purchase lunch throughout the year.

Bartle and Rinehart crowned courtwarming royalty - PHOTO GALLERY

    Micah Bartle and Ashlyn Rinehart were crowned courtwarming king and queen during Friday night’s coronation ceremony. The king and queen were each one of five senior boys and girls in the ceremony, with the winners selected by their peers. Crowning was held between the varsity and junior varsity boys basketball games.