Councilman Richard Hockersmith presented the St. James City Council with an update from the Tri-County Humane Society. The council has been working to obtain documentation from the organization since a report presented last year regarding the financial stability and operation.
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Phelps County Bank (PCB) has approved $6,000 in assistance for school needs as part of a school-business partnership. The district requested projects from all three building that will be taking place during the 2018-19 school year, with PCB promising to assist funding several of them.
Seniors celebrated the opening of the new St. James Senior Center facility on James Boulevard. The newly constructed facility opened on Wednesday and saw large numbers of people wanting to view the facility and to eat lunch.
The St. James Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony to welcome new chamber member, Guiding Star of Mid Missouri. Guiding Star provides a variety of family services including family planning, fertility care and pregnancy support.
The St. James Board of Education met on Thursday, June 28 to discuss topics pertaining to the district. During the meeting, the board: