The National FFA Organization awarded an FFA Alumni and Supporters Legacy Grant to the St. James FFA Alumni and Supporters Chapter. The St. James FFA Alumni and Supporters Chapter plans to use the funds to create an FFA Alumni and Supporters Chapter.
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The St. James Board of Education selected two banks to handle the district’s financial needs during a meeting on Thursday, March 21. Bids were received last month and administrators, after combing the bids for the best deal, recommended the board approve Maries County Bank for money market and St. James Foundation accounts and Town and Country to handle the operating accounts of the district.
Landon Throop, age nine, has raised money to send two local veterans on an Honor Flight later this year. Throop has been saving since he was in pre-school and has a heart for veterans, leading him to donate to a good cause.
St. James High School student Noah Ament received his Eagle Scout badge during a ceremony held in the Knights of Columbus Hall in Cuba on March 23. Ament has been a member of the Cuba Cub Scout Troop 463 for the past nine years, earning many awards during that time and was celebrated for his Eagle Scout accomplishment.
Students of the St. James High School students will be performing Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Admission is free for all performances.
“Students in the stage craft class have been working all semester on Disney’s The Little Mermaid, Jr. a shortened retelling of the classic story of a mermaid who falls for a human,” drama teacher AJ Prawitz said.