The St. James School District has announced prom has been canceled due to the extension of Missouri’s Phase 1 reopening plan. Administrators are now turning their attention to graduation and when and how it could take place.
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The St. James Chamber of Commerce announced it will be delaying a gun raffle due to COVID-19. A drawing was scheduled for later this month for Henry “Goldenboy” H004 .22-long rifle to help fund this year’s Grape and Fall Festival, but the festival committee has determined to hold the drawing later this year.
Forbes has named Cohen Architectural Woodworking one of its 25 ‘Small Giants’ for 2020, recognizing America’s top small businesses. The exclusive list is represents a select group of companies committed to greatness over fast growth, enabling them to best serve their customers, employees and communities, while maintaining profitability.
Citizens came out to support workers at the Missouri Veterans Home St. James for National Nursing Week on Tuesday, May 12 by holding a cruise by parade outside of the facility. Participants created signs, honked, and waved as they drove by the facility.
The municipal election for local offices will be held next Tuesday, June 2, after being postponed in April. There will be races for three seats on the St. James City Council and three seats on the St. James Board of Education, as well as some running unopposed for ambulance and fire board of directors.