Phelps County News

Morrison and Route 66 Rolla Summerfest committee honored at the Meramec Regional Planning Commission annual dinner

            Jim Morrison of St. James and the Route 66 Rolla Summerfest Committee were honored during the Meramec Regional Planning Commission’s (MRPC) annual dinner Oct. 13 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Vienna.  Each year, MRPC honors residents, local agency representatives and organizations in the Meramec Region who contribute to their communities by volunteering their time, talents and support.

November election is next Tuesday

            The November election is next Tuesday and will feature several Missouri constitutional questions as well as higher level races. Voting will be held on November 8 between 6 a.m. and 7 p.m.

Wreaths Across America’s Mobile Education Exhibit National adds stop in Missouri to Honor Veterans and Supporters

Wreaths Across America (WAA) is proud to announce that its Mobile Education Exhibit (MEE) will make several stops in Missouri to honor those who served and welcome home Vietnam veterans.

Masterson named October Senior Companion

            The Senior Companion Program chose Edgar Springs resident, Goldie Masterson, as October 2022 Senior Companion of the Month.

$2 million FAA grant supports study of sustainable aviation fuels at Missouri S&T

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recently awarded a $2.05 million grant to a Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher to study how different types of sustainable aviation fuels could reduce greenhouse gas emissions from airplanes.