The St. James Chamber of Commerce is holding a Spooktacular 2021 contest to celebrate Halloween throughout the St. James community. The winner in each category of the decorating contest will receive a $25 gift card and a golden pumpkin.
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The Red Regiment Marching Band continued its strong competition season last Saturday, taking second in their class at the Branson Marching Invitational. The band performed well enough to make the finals and finished sixth.
The city of St. James has been working with Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) on ways American Recovery Plan Act (ARPA) funding can be spent and members of the city council this week heard an update on several projects which could be funded using those funds.
The St. James School District is holding the first annual Tiger Trot Thanksgiving Break 5k/10k in November and registration is open now for those wanting to participate. The race will be held on Saturday, November 27, but registration is required by October 31 to guarantee certain race materials.
The Gardeners of the Forest City recently spent October 3 and October 4 making apple butter at Huffman’s Flowers of the Field to sell at local St. James businesses.