Phelps County News

Dr. Rob Connoley launches Ozark Conservation Heritage lecture series

James Beard-nominated chef Dr. Rob Connoley will discuss his exploration of the foods of the Ozarks at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, in St. Pat’s C Room in the Havener Center, located on the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus at 1346 N. Bishop Ave. in Rolla.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s set for October 23

    The Walk to End Alzheimer’s, an annual event aimed at fundraising for the Alzheimer’s Association, is set for next Saturday, October 23. Each year, the event is held in more than 600 communities and is the largest fundraiser for Alzheimer’s care, support, and research.

Old Iron Works brings large crowd to park - PHOTO GALLERY

    Thousands came out to Maramec Spring Park to celebrate the 42nd annual Old Iron Works Festival on Saturday. Celebrating life in the 1800s, the event was a nostalgic look at life during the time the iron works were active.