Community Interest

GOOD NEWS FOR ELIGIBLE ST. CHARLES COUNTY WORKERS AFFECTED BY COVID-19

Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County Receives CARES Funding for Training

Low income or laid off workers in St. Charles County affected by COVID-19 may be eligible to receive up to $4,000 each for training to enhance their skills, thanks to funding from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act. The Missouri Job Center of St. Charles County, located at 212 Turner Blvd. in St. Peters, has received $458,000 in CARES funding to pay for short-term training for residents who qualify. 

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Blood Drive Sept. 1 at DB Elementary, New Melle


An American Red Cross Blood Drive is scheduled for Tuesday, September 1, 2020 at Daniel Boone Elementary School in New Melle (201 W. Hwy. D) from 4-7pm in the cafeteria.  To make an appointment go to redcross.org and find the drive.  Any questions, call Liz Shell at 636-851-4437.

St. Paul Lutheran Welcomes New Pastor Maxx Fisher

St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Melle is overjoyed to welcome their new pastor, Maxx Fisher.  He will be officially installed on Sunday, August 2, at 3:00 p.m., and preach his first sermon for his new congregation in New Melle on Sunday, August 9.  As a recent graduate of Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, he received the call to St. Paul’s on April 28 and accepted the call shortly thereafter.  He has been out to visit his new church and parsonage several times already.

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ST. CHARLES COUNTY TO DISTRIBUTE FREE MASKS TO COUNTY RESIDENTS AUG. 6

St Charles County’s free mask distribution program to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus continues next week with a “Mask Up Pick-Up” event for county residents. To date, County Government has distributed nearly 500,000 masks throughout the county to libraries, businesses, churches, restaurants, schools and non-profit agencies. Masks have been provided for all County employees and to the public when entering County buildings as well. The masks are funded through the federal government’s Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARESAct. 

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