city (1990 pop. 17,152), seat of Adair co., N Mo.; inc. 1857. A processing, trade, and shipping center for a farm area (corn, soybeans, sheep, cattle, hogs), Kirksville also has light manufacturing. Andrew Taylor StillStill, Andrew Taylor,
1828–1917, founder of osteopathy, b. Jonesboro, Va. He evolved the theory that all diseases and physical disorders ultimately derived from dislocations (which he called subluxations) of the vertebrae and that specific manipulations and
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 founded the first school of osteopathy there in 1892; it is now the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine. Northeast Missouri State Univ. is also in the city, and Thousand Hills State Park is nearby.
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He attended Northeast Missouri State Teachers College (now Truman State University), in Kirksville, Missouri.
The Missouri Public Service Commission granted ATXI a certificate of convenience and necessity for the project, which will operate from Palmyra to Kirksville in Missouri and north to the Iowa border, completing a critical link in the region's energy infrastructure.
He received a Juris Doctorate from Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College in 1989, followed by a medical degree from Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1998.
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After a string of unexplained hauntings, including recurring nightmares, unexplained bruises, and the incessant stench of ammonia, the box soon found its way back onto eBay and, after a few ownership swaps, landed in the hands of its current foster parent, Jason Haxton, the Director of the Museum of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri, who paid $280 for the artifact in 2004 from eBay user "spasmolytic.
This scholarship was created to honor the eight SOMA members who perished in October, 2004 during a flight to Kirksville, Missouri to explore ways of creating a "compassionate campus" at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine.
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Kirksville, MO: Truman State University Press, 2010.
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Adair County, Kirksville R-III Primary School, $20,000.