Deputy chief retires

A longtime member of the Kirksville Police Department is retiring. Deputy Chief Tim King is retiring after 28 years in law enforcement for the city of Kirksville. A reception is planned for the Adair County Annex Building at 300 North Franklin in Kirksville on Friday, from 2:30 until 5:30 p.m. A presentation will be made at 3 p.m. and the public is welcome to attend.