Phelps County News

Socks distributed at Back to School Fair

                  The line was lengthy and snailed out and around the crowded Lions Club parking lot and the need was great.

Roadway projects signal progress on Missouri S&T’s future entrance

Motorists in Rolla will soon be able to drive on a new street, named Tim Bradley Way, from Interstate 44 to the roundabout on Bishop Avenue with a clearer view of the Missouri University of Science and Technology campus.

Missouri S&T starts school year with record percentage of women students, new college 

Missouri University of Science and Technology began classes on Monday, Aug. 22, with the highest percentage of women students in history. The percentage of female students on the first day of classes is 24.2%, which surpasses the previous record percentage of 23.9%, set in 2016 and 2021.  

Missouri S&T ranks 12th in nation, first in state for graduate economic success

In a new ranking published by DegreeChoices, Missouri University of Science and Technology ranks among the nation’s top universities for graduates’ economic success.

Rolla woman refuses to let joint pain affect her active lifestyle

                  Raised as a farm girl and always involved in athletics, 70-year-old Rolla, Missouri, resident Sandra Exon has always led an active life. In fact, she was recently playing beach volleyball when she hyperextended her right knee, causing it to tear.