City

Kirksville to repair The Square

October 11, 2015

Kirksville roads are full of peeling tar, large potholes and uneven curbing, but the city’s contractor will begin road repairs for some of the major problem areas. Mihalevich Concrete Construction, Inc. will fix areas including […]

City

Truman students kick it for the gold

October 10, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Two black belt members of Kirksville Taekwon-Do — siblings junior Megan Matheney and junior Matthew Matheney — competed in Boston this summer at the International Taekwondo tournament and contributed to the 29 medals earned by the Kirksville Taekwon-Do, […]

Campus

Deer hunting season begins

October 9, 2015

Hunting seasons are opening up to new game in Missouri this month. Deer season dates vary by region and regulations. There will be a November deer season Nov. 14-24. Hunting hours extend from half an […]

City

Benefit Auction raises more than $300

October 7, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The Jerry Frost Celebrity Benefit Auction raised more than $300 for Kirksville resident Jerry Frost. Frost, a former Sodexo worker, hosted the auction to pay off medical debt he accumulated during June 2014 when he […]

City

Upcycle boutique unveiled

October 6, 2015

Amp’D Boutique LLC, a new home decor, clothing and jewelry store, held its grand opening Oct. 3 at 108 E. Washington St. Morford says the clothing inventory is a mix of ultramodern, or new apparel, and Trashion, which is reused and upcycled apparel. […]

City

Baconfest 2015

October 2, 2015

Kirksville and Kraft Foods held the fifth annual Bacon Fest on Saturday, October 26, 2015. Truman State students and the Kirksville community came together to raise awareness for the hunger problem in Adair County.  

City

Kraft stalls layoff

October 1, 2015

Months past its April deadline, the Kirksville bacon production line still is operational. Last November, Kraft announced a consolidation of bacon production lines that originally was scheduled to cease bacon production at the Kirksville plant […]

Arts & Entertainment

Exhibit features local artists

September 27, 2015

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Students who frequent the Pickler Memorial Library Starbucks might have noticed artwork ranging from oil pastel landscapes to stained glass hanging on the cafe walls. These works of art were created by the members of […]

City

KV-POP aims to reduce cat population

September 26, 2015

A trap-neuter-return program for feral cats will be implemented in Kirksville after receiving approval during last month’s City Council meeting. The goal is to reduce the strain on the city caused by the large stray cat population, while providing a humane […]