Phelps County News

OBD, MRPC to host virtual call on broadband availability/FCC Challenge on December 19

                 Missouri’s Office of Broadband Development (OBD) in collaboration with Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) will host a virtual video call on the topic of broadband availability Dec. 19, 2022, at 3 p.m. Citizens, public officials and other leaders will have an opportunity to hear about how they can help improve recently released maps showing broadband availability specific to the Meramec Region. Please contact Linda Carroll at MRPC for the meeting link, by phone at 573-265-2993 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Rolla man apponted to Seismic Safety Commission

Governor Mike Parson has announced four appointments to various boards and commissions and filled three county office vacancies.

Former university official admits possessing child pornography

A former official at a Missouri university pleaded guilty Thursday to a federal charge of possession of child pornography.

Missouri S&T undergrads encouraged to get master’s degree through $1.5 million grant

Sophomore students in electrical engineering or computer engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology can receive scholarships, undergraduate research opportunities and mentoring to encourage them to earn master’s degrees.

Education seminar being held December 20 in Rolla

              Attorney Michele Kelsaw of MK Legal Planning will be hosting an educational seminar on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 at 5:30 p.m.  This event is free to the public and will be held at Eugene Northern Community Hall, located 400 W. 4th Street in Rolla.