The Rolla Job Center will host an outside ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, December 4, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. at its brand new location at 1117 Kingshighway in Rolla.
Phelps County News
The Missouri University of Science and Technology Chem-E-Car Design Team’s entry into the recent American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Chem-E-Car Competition earned third place while competing against schools from around the United States.
Noah Coleman Chapter, NSDAR, will not meet in November due to Thanksgiving, but will meet Saturday, December 5 at 11:30 a.m. at Sybil's Restaurant in St. James.
The Phelps County Commission voted 2-1 on Tuesday to implement a mask mandate to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Presiding Commissioner Randy Verkamp and District #1 Commissioner Larry Stratman voted for the order and District #2 Commissioner Gary Hicks was opposed. The order will go into effect Monday, November 30.
The Phelps/Maries County Health Department continues to struggle with the overwhelming number of cases of COVID-19 in the area. As testing expands and cases continue to rise across the state, the department noted it is experiencing delays in case investigations.