Patients, visitors now required to wear face masks at BJC HealthCare facilities

If you visit a BJC hospital, doctor’s office or facility, you will need to wear a face mask starting today.
Designed to reduce community spread of COVID-19, the new policy follows guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and applies to all patients, visitors and employees who enter BJC buildings.

Grandstaff joins Peoples Bank Board

    Peoples Bank is pleased to announce that Wayde Grandstaff has joined its Board of Directors. Grandstaff is a lifelong resident of Crawford County and a successful business owner.

Meramec Vineyards and Belmont Vineyards join to make hand sanitizer

    Meramec Vineyards Winery in St. James and Belmont Vineyards and Winery in Leasburg teamed up to turn unused product into hand sanitizer, which was donated to area first responders last week. For the first run, 900 bottles of sanitizer was made and provided to area police departments and ambulance districts.

Missouri SBDC announces five-day small business challenge

The Missouri Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is launching a social media campaign to support small businesses across the state.
The Support Small Businesses 5 Day Challenge is a way that everyone can support small businesses from the safety of their home, said Sherry Noller, Missouri SBDC associate state director.