Steelville News

Work to improve school property continues

Progress continues to be made on the project to update the town campus of the Steelville School District. Demolition work on the old school building is nearing completion, and the school board has awarded a contract to a construction company to create a new entry point for the elementary cafeteria and to build a new elementary gymnasium.

Progressive dinner is a delicious night out

Dinner out on the town takes on a new meaning when you travel around to sample delicious foods at a variety of local businesses. The 2019 Progressive Dinner, sponsored by the Steelville Area Chamber of Commerce, was held on Tuesday, September 24. The theme was “Fun Down in the Country,” and the event included stops at four Chamber businesses in the community, and the opportunity to enjoy both good food and good conversation.

Steelville School Board Notes - September

Members of the Steelville School District Board of Education met on September 18 to conduct business as follows for the district.

  • Members approved the agenda and moved into closed session for discussion of legal and personnel matters. During that session, the board approved additions to the list of substitute teachers.

Community Pumpkin Fest - PHOTO GALLERY

Wee Care Daycare hosted its second fall festival fundraiser on Saturday, September 21 at The Rafting Company. The event featured all sorts of fun family activities, including hay rides to the pumpkin patch, bounce houses, face painting, carnival games, a petting zoo, a car show, cotton candy and popcorn booth, snow cone booth, kettle corn and pork rind booth, other vendor booths, a concession stand, and a silent auction.