Phelps County News

Spring classes at Missouri S&T to begin Jan. 19 

The spring semester at Missouri University of Science and Technology will begin Tuesday, Jan. 19, with similar practices in place to minimize the potential impact of COVID-19.

Missouri S&T alumnus contributes $5 million to the university’s new Arrival District

Missouri University of Science and Technology alumnus Tim Bradley and his wife, Kay, have contributed $5 million to Missouri S&T in support of an Arrival District that will create a new “front door” for the university. Their gift will support the reconfiguration of University Drive from U.S. Interstate 44 to campus and name it Bradley Way.

Rolla Chamber hosting Give Christmas Program

The Rolla Area Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting their Give Christmas program. Give Christmas provides much-needed clothing items and special gifts to area children in need. The program serves the children of Compass Health Network and PCCAN.

Missouri S&T ranked No. 1 public university in engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology is the top public university in the nation for college students wanting to pursue an engineering degree, according to the latest rankings by the college ratings site College Factual.

MRCF community grant program is accepting applications until Jan. 29

    Schools, churches, local governments or charitable organizations contemplating a community project that needs a small amount of funding can apply for a grant from the Meramec Regional Community Foundation (MRCF).