Phelps County News

Stratman announces he won’t seek reelection

    Phelps County District 1 County Commissioner Larry Stratman announced last week this will be his final term and he will not seek reelection in the fall. Stratman has served on the commission for four terms and has been an active part of the growth of Phelps County.

‘A Day ON, Not a Day Off’ for many S&T students Jan. 20

A group of civic-minded students at Missouri University of Science and Technology will participate in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service by taking “A Day ON, Not a Day Off” on Monday, Jan. 20. This year, more than 290 students and staff will volunteer throughout Phelps County.

Missouri S&T and Missouri State cooperative engineering program receives $20,000 from Associated Electric Cooperative for new program in mechanical engineering

A $20,000 gift from Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (AECI), with continued gifts for three years, will support a new cooperative engineering program in mechanical engineering established in 2019 by Missouri University of Science and Technology and Missouri State University.