iCentral: All about DACA

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – In this week’s iCentral, we ask students to give their opinion and insights on Donald Trump’s recent DACA decisions. For more iCentral, watch last week’s episode.

School district looks to increase free, reduced meal applications

Applications are down for the free and reduced price meal program in the Warrensburg R-VI District. The problem is there are some 2,300 students who qualify. “Our free and reduced percentage actually keeps going down every year, so that’s not good for us funding-wise, programming-wise,” said Heather Wirsig, the district’s food services director. “I guess… Read more »

UCM administration updates healthcare plan, faculty responds

The University of Central Missouri administration updated the employee healthcare plan at the beginning of September. Employees now have the opportunity to choose between three options. The new addition is the Exclusive Provider Organization plan, and UCM President Chuck ambrose described it as “groundbreaking in higher education” in a memo sent out to employees Tuesday,… Read more »

Sports Update: Vol. 112 Issue 5

Three-peat for Dilkes Ana Dilkes earned MIAA Goalkeeper of the Week for the third week in a row following another pair of shut-out victories on Friday and Sunday. Dilkes held Lindenwood scoreless on Friday during the Jennies 7-0 victory and shut-out the Northwest Bearcats 4-0 on Sunday. She totaled six saves against Lindenwood and two… Read more »

Litter… Has layers

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – I’m frustrated about what I perceive as an issue with litter and trash in Warrensburg. I’ve explained what I’ve seen, how much I’ve seen, and I don’t think I’m without a case. Until last week, that’s all I had: my own observations and the statistics I was able to obtain just by… Read more »