This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Tomcat is not just a JSP/Servlet container. You can use it as a standalone webserver. Anyway, for serving static files, the performance of the Apache webserver is better, so your best option is integrate Tomcat as a plugin within the regular Apache server or any other commercial Web server.