St. James News

School announces plan to feed children during closing

    Schools in St. James have been closed until April 6 to help stop the spread of COVID-19, also known as coronavirus, in Missouri. The district canceled school on Tuesday until the selected time to return and will be working to give instruction to students remotely and get them fed in the interim.

City working to bring fiber connection to police, street departments

    The city of St. James has started a project to bring a fiber Internet connection to the police and street department offices. A planned power outage was held on March 8 to replace a utility pole on Bourbuese Street and move utilities to it in preparation of the new installation of the fiber line.

Numerous local entities affected by coronavirus outbreak

    Many local entities are temporarily changing their policies to combat the fear of spreading the coronavirus, which causes COVID-19. From city government, to senior housing facilities, and local organizations, steps are being implemented at every level to stop the spread locally.