Campus

New ResLife director hired

May 6, 2019

A new Residence Life director with 17 years of experience in Residence Life has been hired at Truman State University. New Residence Life Director Jamie Van Boxel will assume the position July 1. He has […]

Administration

Fifteen Truman faculty, staff retire

April 23, 2019

Fifteen faculty and staff members have retired or are set to retire from Truman State University this year. There were fewer retirees this year than usual and Sally Herleth, executive director of human resources, said […]

Administration

Board of Governors approves projects

April 17, 2019

The Truman State University Board of Governors met Saturday, April 13 to discuss multiple projects and listen to university leader reports. University President Sue Thomas reported to the Board she thinks the Greenwood center project […]

City

Local unemployment down but steady

April 11, 2019

The unemployment rate in Adair County has decreased slightly, but remains stable overall. Carolyn Chrisman, executive director for Kirksville Regional Economic Development Inc. said that as of February 2019, the unemployment rate in Adair County […]

City

City to mark watersheds with signs

March 23, 2019

The Kirksville Watershed Management Commission received a grant to fund installing signs across the city to help inform citizens about watersheds in the area. The signs were posted to help educate citizens about watersheds and […]