Construction going as planned at R-2 Schools
Renovations at the Cuba R-2 School District campus went smoothly this summer, with the interior work finished on schedule and on time for the start of the school year. New construction at the high school is now under way, with a target date of mid-October to finish the outside work. All construction projects should be completed at the campus by Christmastime.
Disaster plan for city almost complete
According to Emergency Preparedness Director Rodney Neff, the city’s emergency plan has been updated and is almost ready to have its changes approved, so that it may be implemented by all departments. There will be one additional meeting held before the final revised plan goes before the council for their okay.
Montgomery taking over grounds department
Jerry Montgomery has been promoted to replace the retiring Buddy Hughes as supervisor of the Grounds Department. He will now oversee a department being renamed Parks & Grounds Maintenance.
Who can eat more donuts—firefighters, law enforcement, or ambulance crews? That’s the question behind the SFPD Auxiliary’s upcoming contest and fundraiser, scheduled for December 5 at 7 p.m.
Steelville youth receive MCB honors in hometown
Steelville youth were recognized for their recent achievements at the Missouri Community Betterment conference this year at a special event held at the Middle School on November 19. MCB Executive Director Jan Simon came to Steelville to talk about the awards Steelville youth received and present a sign to be posted in the town.
S&T students offer ideas to city leaders
Engineering students from the Missouri University of Science and Technology in Rolla presented plans for 10 projects throughout Steelville to city leaders on November 18. Members of the city council and chamber were given information about the projects, which were developed by students.