Truman State grad joins paper


Shawn Shinneman has joined The Commercial Review as a city government/police reporter.

Shinneman, 22, is a May graduate of Truman State University in Kirks­­­­­­ville, Mo., where he majored in communication and worked on various campus publications.

He interned in the sum­mer of 2010 at The Northwest Herald, a daily newspaper covering the suburbs northwest of Chicago.

Shinneman replaces former CR reporter Rachelle Haughn, who left the staff to take a position with the Academy of Model Aeronautics in Muncie.