Community

Truman community members foster children

September 30, 2022

254 children were neglected or abused and put into the foster care system in Adair County in 2021, said Rachel Priest, alternative care worker, investigator, licensing worker and subsidy worker of the Adair County Department […]

Community

Sustainability in action

August 17, 2022 and

Sustainability has been a growing concern among students and faculty on college campuses. Many have formed clubs and created jobs to make campuses around the globe more sustainable. As of May, Truman State University’s sustainability […]

Community

House fire affects two students

April 26, 2022

Seniors Rayni Hartman and Carissa Campbell woke up to pounding on their window and shouts of warning. Around 1:15 a.m. April 13, their sleep-addled minds first credited the disruption to a dream, but as the […]

Community

Truman alumna opens small business

April 19, 2022

Create the Vibe Candle Company, a make-your-own candle shop located on Franklin Street, provides Kirksville with a creative and heavenly-scented candle experience. Established by Megan Howard-Boyer during March 2020, the shop allows you to create […]

Community

Truman celebrates Black History Month

February 25, 2022

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion has coordinated multiple events for Black History Month. However, the CDI said they are concerned about the diversity of the attendants of the events. Events include a worship unity […]

Community

OATS transports local community

February 14, 2022

The normal route runs Monday-Thursday 6:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Friday 6:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m.-9 p.m. To board a bus, in-town riders must have $2 cash for a one-way ride to their destination. If […]