The St. James City Council discusses three zoning changes within the city during its meeting on Monday, January 13, approving one and holding a first reading on a replat on a second.
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The St. James Chamber of Commerce has announced this year’s dates for the annual Grape and Fall Festival, which will take place in August rather than September as it has been in the past. The change was made to avoid conflicts with other area events and to improve the carnival.
Races for the April election are taking shape as there is only one week left to file for city or school offices. Filing for local offices will close at the end of the business day on January 21 for those wanting to run.
The city of St. James is seeking census takers for the 2020 Census and will hold a recruitment night on Thursday, January 23 at the James Memorial Public Library beginning at 8 p.m. City and library personnel will help those interested in getting signed up to be a census taker throughout the evening and will be available to answer any questions interested parties might have.
The St. James Kiwanis Club presented Alyssa Dorris (below) and Micah Bartle (bottom) with the second half of their Education Grant on January 6, 2020. Both have completed their first semester of college and will be returning for their second semester.