Phelps County News

Missouri S&T’s 2020 Mars Rover to debut March 8

The Missouri University of Science and Technology Mars Rover Design Team will reveal Icarus, this year’s student-built rover, at a ceremony scheduled for 1 p.m. Sunday, March 8, in the Havener Center atrium on campus.

New members elected to University of Missouri Extension Council

Congratulations are extended to four new council members and one returning member who were elected to the University of Missouri Extension Phelps County Council following elections held countywide on January 27-31. New Council Members are as follows: Susan Van De Mark, Theresa Davidson, Robin Higley, Linda Wischow, and Gary O’Day

Fine Linen to receive NAP grant to purchase house

The Department of Economic Development announced Wednesday that it would award $7.3 million through its Neighborhood Assistance Program to nonprofits across Missouri, including one in Rolla, for community development projects.

Filing for county and state candidates begins February 25

    Candidate filing for Phelps County offices, along with state offices, will open on Tuesday, February 25. Those interested in filing for the August 4 Primary election will have until March 31 to do so.