St. James News

Donkey basketball held to raise funds for FFA - PHOTO GALLERY

The St. James FFA held donkey basketball on Monday, March 18. FFA alumni, emergency responders, and teachers competed in a tournament on their donkeys, with the alumni winning. St. James emergency responders won the “Best Dressed” award during the event, which raised money for the FFA program.

Registration for Race to End ALZ is still open

    A Race to End Alzheimer’s 5k will be held on April 6 and registration is ongoing. The event will raise money for the local Walk to End Alzheimer’s Association. So far, 15 teams have signed up, and organizer Julie Felan is hoping to bring more teams on board for the event.

Math League students recognized by board

    The St. James Board of Education met on Thursday, February 21 to discuss topics pertaining to the district. During the meeting, the board,
•    Recognized students from the elementary Math League for their recent competitions.

Officers take the plunge

St. James School Resource Officers Tony Gray and Jenna Riggs took the Polar Plunge at Fugitive Beach. The officers raised $185 for the Special Olympics of Missouri. So far, the St. James Police Department has raised a total of $400 for the organization and has further fundraisers, such as the annual Tip A Cop scheduled for later this spring.