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Donut Shop Comes to Kirksville

October 6, 2014

Brothers Daryle and Kim Tan brought something to Kirksville they think every town needs — a donut shop. Donut Palace opened Sept. 22 at 215 E. Charles St. This family business sells a variety of […]

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Truman Offers Screenwriting Class

October 5, 2014

A new screenwriting class is being offered this semester at Truman State. The course is a response to student interest within the creative writing department. Professor Jocelyn Cullity was recently hired to teach the class. […]

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Homecoming 2014 Begins

October 5, 2014

Homecoming week begins today. This year’s homecoming is “The Greatest Homecoming on Earth” and revolves around a circus theme. Beginning with the kick off Sunday afternoon, there will be events every day leading up to […]

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Sustainability Fee to be Proposed

September 30, 2014

Potential Fee Uses: Solar panels New composting system Eco-friendly lawn maintenance Campus energy efficiency Expanding campus glass recycling “The Environmental Campus Organization sent out a survey to Truman State students and faculty last week to […]

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New Programs Added to Awareness Week

September 21, 2014

The Women’s Resource Center will host its annual Sexual Assault Awareness Week September 22-25, and will feature several new events. Students will be able to attend evening seminars Monday through Thursday, in addition to the […]

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Chris Holmes Q & A

September 20, 2014

English and journalism teacher Chris Holmes of Hazelwood West High School in Hazelwood, Missouri, is the second Truman graduate to receive the Missouri Teacher of the Year award. From changing his major to finding his […]

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Results of Missouri 2014 veto session

September 19, 2014

Last Wednesday, Sept. 10, the Missouri General Assembly conducted its annual veto override session. According to the Missouri Senate’s website, Governor Jay Nixon vetoed a record 33 bills this year. The republican-led congress overrode about a third of the vetoes up for discussion during the override session.

Of the many contentious tax cut bills which were vetoed and strongly opposed by Governor Nixon, congress chose to focus its attention on only a few, allowing other vetoes to stand without debate.

Below is a breakdown of notable bills debated last week based on data compiled from the Missouri Governor, Senate and House websites. This list is not exhaustive, but includes well-known bills and bills with a wide impact.
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