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Former teacher accused of recording video in school bathroom indicted  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY — A grand jury has indicted a former high school teacher and track coach who resigned amid allegations that he set up a device to record video in ...



Obituaries, June 17, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Mary Evelyn Tucker. Tucker. Mary Evelyn Tucker, 87, of Kirksey, Kentucky, died Friday, June 14, 2019, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital. She was born ...



Murray native Starks joins Kopperud Realty team | Business  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Angelique Starks was born and raised in Murray, KY and brings an abundance of customer *service*, sales and financial knowledge to her new ...



Murray High teacher arrested | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Murray police said Thursday that a teacher at Murray High School was placed under arrest for allegedly installing a video device in a bathroom on ...



Murray High School Alumna Accuses Former Teacher Of 'Predatory Sexual Grooming'  WKMS

A Murray High School alumna is making public claims that a former teacher engaged in years of inappropriate conduct with students and predatory sexual.



Faulkner: Locals need to go to polls Tuesday | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY - Tuesday's primary election in Calloway County does not include any local races.



MURRAY HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER ACCUSED OF PUTTING VIDEO RECORDER IN SCHOOL BATHROOM  WCLU

Teacher accused of putting video recorder in school bathroom. MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Police say a Kentucky teacher accused of placing a video recorder in a ...



Murray High School Principal Teresa Speed To Serve As Director Of District Wide Service  WKMS

Murray High School principal Teresa Speed will assume the role of Director of District Wide *Service* on July 1.



(Update) Murray High Teacher Arrested After Police Say He Set Up Recorder In School Bathroom  WKMS

Update Monday 4/29: The Murray Independent School District said in a Facebook post on Monday that Superintendent Coy Samons has accepted the ...



Murray High to induct fourth class in Athletic Hall of Fame  Murray Ledger and Times

Murray High School will induct their fourth class into the Murray High Athletic Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 20 at 6 p.m. at Murray High School. Prior to the.



Athletic Hall of Fame Induction ceremony held at Murray High  Murray Ledger and Times

Murray High School hosted their Athletic Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Saturday night.



New year, new building for Murray High School students  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY – The new Murray High School building is set to be completed by the start of the school year. The school will have a new look when students ...



Murray High School Class of 1995 to host Connie Payne Night  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – In honor of the late Connie Payne, the Murray High School Class of 1995 will host a Connie Payne Night Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019, during the ...



Murray High School Teacher Under Investigation For "Inappropriate Things"  WKMS

Kentucky State Police are investigating a Murray High School teacher for “inappropriate things.” Trooper Jay Thomas said the KSP received a call from the ...



Murray High alumna accuses former teacher of sexual grooming  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – A Murray High School alumna claims that a former teacher engaged in inappropriate behavior and predatory grooming, and that school district ...



Teacher Accused Bathroom Recordings Pleads Not Guilty | Kentucky News  U.S. News & World Report

MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky teacher has pleaded not guilty to charges that he placed a video recorder in a bathroom at a high school.



Samons says he received Boggess' resignation | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Murray Independent School District Superintendent Coy Samons said Monday he received the resignation letter of a Murray High School teacher ...



Former Murray Superintendent “Skimmed” Alumna's Documents About Teacher's Behavior  WKMS

A former Murray Independent School District superintendent said he only “skimmed” documents provided by a Murray High School alumna concerned about a.



Speed promoted to MISD Director of District Wide Services  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Murray High School Principal Teresa Speed will be stepping down from that position and taking up another within the district in the form of the new ...



Murray High baskeball homecoming court | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Pictured are the members of the 2019 Murray High School basketball homecoming court. They are, from left, Ava Munsey, Olivia Burdine, Lizzy Curtis, Parker ...



Murray High teacher arrested for recording school bathroom  Paducah Sun

MURRAY -- A Murray High School teacher and coach has been accused of setting up a recording device to take video in a high school bathroom.



Murray Independent School District recognized as a 2019 Best School in America by Niche!  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Murray Independent School District has been recognized as a 2019 Best School in America by Niche! MISD is ranked number three out of 168 K-12 ...



Former Murray teacher and track coach makes first court appearance  WPSD Local 6

CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY — A former high school teacher and track coach will be back in court later this month. Mark Boggess is charged with three counts of ...



Murray State University hosts West Kentucky History Day  KFVS

MURRAY, KY (KFVS) - More than 360 middle and high school students across the region visited Murray State University to compete in the annual West ...



Murray High speech pair prepares for national event  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Murray High School has had a strong tradition with its speech and debate program for many years, and a pair of students will be looking to add to.



Murray High speech team ranked in top 20 percent in US  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Several days ago, Michael Robinson was checking his mail, not unlike how he does every day as a teacher at Murray High School.



News  West Kentucky Star

According to the Murray Police Department, officers were contacted Thursday regarding suspected criminal activity by a teacher. Staff at the school located a ...



Louisville's Manual High School ranked No. 1 in Kentucky, No. 30 in the US  Courier Journal

Louisville's duPont Manual High School has been ranked the No. 1 high school in Kentucky and the 30th in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Unlike the ...



Alumni associations do positive work for schools | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

As I said above, I have been “under the weather” this past week or so. I feel the “or so” is more relevant because before Christmas I had some kind.



Heartland’s Best Students 2019  KFVS

We are proud to recognize all of this year's Heartland's Best Students. Congratulations on all of your achievements!



Murray Middle Teacher Suspended For Alleged “Circumstances” Involving Student  WKMS

Update: This story has been updated to include information provided in a follow-up with Superintendent Coy Samons. The updated information is included at.



Murray High Teacher Selected To Attend D.C. Seminar On Digital Storytelling  WKMS

A Murray High School art teacher is bringing new tools to her classroom this year after attending a national summit on digital storytelling.



Safety in our schools: Murray Independent  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY — The Murray Independent School District is improving student safety by refining procedures and working to upgrade surveillance systems, ...



High Attendance Day at MISD Sept. 20 | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY - The Murray Independent School District will be supporting Kentucky's statewide High Attendance Day, Thursday, Sept. 20, at each of its respective ...



MMS teacher reportedly suspended for 'circumstances' with student  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – A Murray Middle School teacher has reportedly been suspended for the rest of the calendar year due to alleged “circumstances” with a student.



State police investigating Murray teacher  Paducah Sun

A Kentucky State Police investigation of a Murray High School teacher is underway, as detectives are looking into allegations of him having an inappropriate ...



Boggess will have preliminary hearing May 29 | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — A former longtime teacher and coach at Murray High School accused of planting a surveillance camera inside a campus bathroom that recorded ...



Murray High's Will Lovins to continue basketball career  Murray Ledger and Times

Murray High School Senior Will Lovins signed a letter of commitment with Huntingdon College on Wednesday to play basketball at the next level.



Twice is nice; Tiger Band defends state title by rising from the mat  Murray Ledger and Times

LEXINGTON — All season, it had seemed to many of the so-called experts that the Class A state marching title was a formality for defending champion Murray.



Wyatt Foust named girls basketball coach at Butler High School  Courier Journal

Wyatt Foust, who led the Murray High School girls basketball team to back-to-back regional titles the past two seasons, has been named the new girls basketball ...



Murray High School teacher under investigation resigns from position  Paducah Sun

A Murray High School teacher reportedly under investigation by the Kentucky State Police resigned earlier this month.



McMeans silences students with DUI message | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — To most people, walking somewhere between six and 10 feet away is something that does not require too much effort.



Emily Winstead is MHS April Rotary Student of the Month  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Murray High School senior Emily Winstead was selected as the April Rotary Club Student of the Month. She plans to study biology and chemistry at ...



Murray resident receives national exposure for caviar enterprise  Insider Louisville

Seven years of fighting for recognition have paid dividends for David Fields of Murray Ky., the owner of America's Best Caviar.



Here are the top ranked high schools in Kentucky for 2019  WKYT

U.S. News and World Report has released its best high schools in Kentucky rankings for 2019.



Obituaries Feb. 13, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Marilyn Cohoon Adkins. Marilyn Cohoon Adkins, 73, of Murray, Kentucky, died Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 at her home. She was born Jan. 1, 1946, in Murray, ...



Murray Independent Schools Building New High School, New Technology Center  WKMS

Murray Independent School District is in the process of building a new high school. Superintendent Bob Rogers says the project will cost $16 million.



MISD board honors Murray High students | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – The Murray Board of Education honored students attending Murray High School for a series of accomplishments during its monthly meeting ...



Murray High speech alums dust off skills for reunion next Saturday  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Most high school reunions go the same way.



Retired Murray alumus establishes endowment for students  KFVS

MURRAY, Ky. (KFVS) - Retired Murray High School teacher, coach and administrator Mark Brady has established an endowment for Murray State University ...



Obituaries Feb. 19, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Corine Johnson. Corine Johnson, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, at her home. She was born Jan. 30, 1932, in Batesville, Mississippi, ...



Obituaries Jan. 2, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Terry Stalls. Terry Stalls, 60, of Hazel, Kentucky, died Monday, Dec. 31, 2018, at his residence. advertisement. He was born Oct. 9, 1958, in Murray, Kentucky, ...



Obituaries, Feb 14, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Annie Scalf. Annie Scalf, 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at Spring Creek Health Care in Murray. She was born in Model, Tennessee to ...



Obituaries Jan. 17, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Kay Banks. Kay Banks, 71, of Murray, Kentucky, died following heart surgery Monday, Jan. 14, 2019, at Lourdes Healthcare in Paducah, Kentucky. She was born ...



Murray Country Club unveils '19 schedule | Sports  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY— The Murray Country Club has announced the schedule of its main golf tournaments for 2019.



Murray State University announces alumni awards  KFVS

MURRAY, KY (KFVS) - Educators and professionals across the region will be recognized at the 35th annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture, hosted by ...



Ryle rolls to first-round win in KHSAA Girls' Sweet 16 State Tournament  WKRC TV Cincinnati

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Ryle used an 18-4 run over an eight minute span from the final 38 seconds of the first quarter to a little over a minute left in the first half to ...



Obituaries, Mar 1, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Robert H. 'Bob' Hall. Robert H. "Bob" Hall, 96, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Spring Creek Healthcare in Murray. He was born April 12, ...



Obituaries, April 24, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Sue Cohoon Lovett. Lovett. Sue Cohoon Lovett of Murray, Kentucky, died Sunday, April 21, 2019, at Spring Creek Health Care in Murray. advertisement.



Purdom-Cohoon engagement | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

John and Sherry Purdom of Murray, Kentucky, announce the engagement of their daughter, Chandler Ray Purdom, to Devin Alan Cohoon, the son of David and ...



Obituaries Jan. 18, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

James Thweatt. Thweatt obit.jpg. James Thweatt, 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital. He was ...



Murray students getting new high school  WPSD Local 6

More classrooms are replacing books with iPads and projectors with SMART Boards, but are the school buildings changing with it? To keep up with modern ...



KABC announces Region Coaches and Players of the Year  WYMT News

(WYMT) - The Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches would like to announce the 2019 Regional Players and Coaches of the Year. The KABC Player of the ...



Murray High names four new varsity coaches  Paducah Sun

MURRAY – Tom Foust on Thursday described the atmosphere at Murray High School as being like a family.



Howard Brandon: The early years | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

I have had the pleasure of spending a few mornings in the company of Howard and Ruth Brandon in their beautiful home on the south side of Murray. I was.



Murray High speech team wins regionals | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – The Murray High School Speech Team won the regional championship at the Kentucky High School Speech League (KHSSL) Murray Regional ...



Obituaries Feb. 1, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Peggy Carraway. P. Carraway obit.jpg. Peggy Carraway, 75, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice ...



Murray High School Tiger band wins state championship  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY – Congratulations to the Murray High School Tiger band; they won their first state championship. Parents, alumni, and the community welcomed ...



Obituaries, Nov. 1, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Janet L. Manning. Manning, Janet obit cmyk.jpg. Janet L. Manning, 72, of Murray, Kentucky, died at 1:28 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in an automobile accident ...



CPE president says Kentucky roots give him an edge  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The new president of Kentucky's Council on Postsecondary Education is from Kentucky, and he is proud of that fact.



Bob Rogers Wins Murray Mayoral Race  WKMS

Former school superintendent Bob Rogers defeated part-time preacher and retired administrator Ed Davis in the Murray mayoral race tonight.



Murrayan receives national exposure for Lake City caviar enterprise  Murray Ledger and Times

LAKE CITY — Seven years of fighting for recognition look like they have finally paid dividends for Murray's David Fields.



Obituaries, Nov 23, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

William Ray 'Bill' Musser. William Ray “Bill” Musser, 85, of New Concord, Kentucky, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2018, at Spring Creek Health Care in Murray, ...



MHS trainer Lance Harper named Trainer of the Year  Murray Ledger and Times

Murray High athletic trainer Lance Harper has been named the KATS 2019 High School Athletic Trainer of the Year by Nick Repka, Regional Director of Sports ...



Local students named to Centre College Dean's List  Murray Ledger and Times

DANVILLE – Local students have been named to the dean's list for the fall term at Centre College, an honor reserved for students who maintain at least a 3.60 ...



Obituaries Feb. 18, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Charles “Bertie” Dodd. Charles “Bertie” Dodd, 83, of Murray, Kentucky, died on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.



Obituaries, May 3, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Max Alison Weaver. Max Alison Weaver, 86, of Murray, Kentucky, died Monday, May 1, 2019, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House in Murray.



The God moments | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

Kathy Lockhart Adams is a friend of mine on Facebook and I have known her for many years, as her late sister, Sharon, was in my graduating class at Murray.



Obituaries March 2, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Joe Mark Alls. Joe Mark Alls, 56, of Russellville, Alabama, formerly of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at the University of Alabama-Birmingham ...



Obituaries April 23, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

James Lawson 'Jim' Baker. James Lawson “Jim” Baker, 83, of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, April 20, 2019, at Baptist Health in Paducah, Kentucky. He was ...



Murray State remembers Dr. Dick Stout | Sports  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Murray State Athletics is saddened at the news of the passing of Racer Great Dr. Dick Stout, a native of Murray, and a 1960 graduate of Murray ...



Obituaries Sept. 26, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Dr. Richard H. 'Dick' Stout. Stout obit.jpg. Dr. Richard H. "Dick" Stout, 79, of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, surrounded by his family, at the ...



'Protect your investment!'; Schools duck and cover for statewide tornado drill  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Anyone who needed to know how serious Teresa Speed was taking Wednesday morning's Kentucky Statewide Tornado Drill needed only to watch ...



New Calloway extension agent happy to be back home  Murray Ledger and Times

You know how every once in a while you do something and the little voice inside says, “There. That's it. That's why you're here.” I know this to be true.



'We'll never waver' to protect freedoms, says NRA president  Courier Journal

MURRAY, Ky. — Oliver North, incoming president of the National Rifle Association, drew an enthusiastic welcome in Western Kentucky Friday even as ...



MHS speech teams wins invitational speech tournament | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Murray High School speech team won the Marshall County Invitational Speech Tournament in Benton on Nov. 11 with a total of 352 ...



Former local athletes inducted into Hall of Fame  WPSD Local 6

Former Murray High Tiger Athletes are earning their stripes. Murray Independent Schools inducted its second class into the Murray High School Athletic Hall of ...



Obituaries Jan. 3, 2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

William R. Alexander. Alexander obit.jpg. William R. Alexander, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. advertisement. He was born Sept. 8, 1931 ...



KABC announces 2019 Regional Players, Coaches of the Year  WKYT

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) -- The Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches would like to announce the 2019 Regional Players and Coaches of the Year.



WMHS TV 13 to host holiday fundraiser | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Member of the WMHS TV 13 broadcast journalism class at Murray High School are making plans to attend the 2018 Feel The Rhythm Student ...



McCracken wins Governor's Cup regional  Paducah Sun

MURRAY -- For the second straight year and the third time in four years, McCracken County High School has won the Governor's Cup Region 1 tournament.



From education to eggs: What makes this Kentucky caviar 'America’s Best'  WHAS11.com

Former teacher and coach David Fields wants the world to know that Kentucky produces more than just bourbon - there's a booming caviar industry, too.



Obituaries, Sept. 27, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Mavis Dean Murdock. Mavis Dean Murdock, 83, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018, at her home. She was born Jan. 2, 1935, in Weakley County, ...



Murray High Students 'Tired of Being Afraid' Join National Walkout  WKMS

Students across west Kentucky are joining the national protest this week demanding stricter gun laws and an end to school massacres. Murray High is just 30.



Locals share thoughts on fire at Notre Dame Cathedral  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Calloway County residents are joining millions of lovers of history and Gothic architecture all over the world as they voice their distress at seeing the ...



Obituaries July 13, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Wilma Stark Beatty. Beatty obit.jpg. Wilma Stark Beatty, 84, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Baptist Health Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky.



Election Board expresses confidence in new ePoll books for November  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — After a great deal of uncertainty since the beginning of the year, it appears Calloway County is ready to use a new way registering voters on ...



Meet the finalists May 15: Public Q&A with 3 finalists for superintendent of schools  Manchester Ink Link

From left, three finalists selected for consideration as the next MSD Superintendent are Jen Gillis, Amy Allen and John Goldstadt.



MHS alumnus donates pictures of the late Ty Holland  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Andy Gupton is a 1994 Murray High School graduate and a former member of the MHS football team who played tight end for former MHS coach ...



Obituaries Aug. 27, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Cora Lu Blessing. Cora Lu Blessing, 80, of Eagleville, Missouri, died Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018, at a Kansas City, Missouri hospital. She was born June 28, 1938, ...



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