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MHS Alumni and Friends Association now on Facebook  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – The Murray High School Alumni and Friends Association will hold its next meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, inside the MISD Central Office Board ...



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, ...



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.



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.



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

Peggy Carraway. +4. P. Carraway obit.jpg. Peggy Carraway, 75, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice ...



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 ...



Datebook Jan. 19, 2019 | Datebook  Murray Ledger and Times

Sock and underwear drive to be held. The third annual Opal “Tootie” Oakley Sock and Underwear Drive will be Monday, Feb. 4, through Friday, Feb. 8.



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 ...



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

James Thweatt. +7. Thweatt obit.jpg. James Thweatt, 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.



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.



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 ...



Home  SurfKY News

MURRAY, Ky. (2/10/19) — Raigan Price scored a game-high 14 points and Karlie Keeney netted 13 points to lead Webster County past Owensboro Catholic ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



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.



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.



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 ...



Murray teacher accused of inappropriate conduct  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY — Kentucky State Police have opened an investigation into a teacher at Murray High School accused of inappropriate conduct. Trooper Jay ...



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

MURRAY — Most high school reunions go the same way.



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.



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.



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.



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 ...



Marshall County High School students prepare to protest Oliver North  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY — On Thursday, the campus of Murray State University was quite and calm. Friday, it's expected to come alive with people attending a GOP rally ...



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 ...



Veterans Day will be chock full of activities in Murray  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Four separate events will honor veterans for *service* to their country Sunday as Murray and Calloway County observes Veterans Day.



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.



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

Janet L. Manning. +4. 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 ...



Rogers defeats Davis for Murray mayor | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The margin was smaller Tuesday night than it had been in the May primary, but one thing remained the same.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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, ...



Price joins Women's Health of Murray | Health  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Women's Health of Murray at Murray-Calloway County Hospital (MCCH) has welcomed Matthew Price, MD, as the newest OB/GYN joining Dr. Dawn ...



‘Like rubbing salt in a wound.’ Oliver North draws protesters and praise in Murray  Lexington Herald-Leader

Protesters criticized Republicans' decision to invite future NRA President Oliver North to make a speech the night before Fancy Farm.



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.



Obituaries Sept. 11, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Joe Bob Brewer. +1. Brewer obit.jpg. Joe Bob Brewer, 77, of Calvert City, Kentucky, formerly of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Tennova ...



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, ...



Heavy rain could dampen Halloween activities | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – It looks like Mother Nature chose the “trick” option for those looking to trick-or-treat on Halloween Wednesday.



Comer addresses Murray-Calloway EDC | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Kentucky 1st District Congressman James Comer on Wednesday told many of Murray and Calloway County's heaviest hitters of its business ...



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

Dr. Richard H. 'Dick' Stout. +6. Stout obit.jpg. Dr. Richard H. "Dick" Stout, 79, of Murray, Kentucky, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, surrounded by his family, at the ...



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 ...



Murray Art Guild receives '360' grant | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Murray Art Guild was recently awarded a “360 Grant” from the Community Foundation of West Kentucky in order to facilitate an art and wellness ...



Calloway County Middle School hosting volleyball tryouts | Sports  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Calloway County Middle School tryouts will take place on Monday, July 16 from 10:00 a.m. to noon and Tuesday, July 17 from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. at.



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, Sep 10, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Cleva Jean Paschall. Cleva Jean Paschall, 78, of Puryear, Tennessee, died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at the Anna Mae Owen Residential Hospice House in ...



Murray High School Prom | News  Murray Ledger and Times

Mallory Wooldridge (left) and Eulalio Magana Pacheco were sporting big smiles Saturday night moments after they learned they had been selected as 2017 ...



Mayfield man avoids major sentence | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — A Mayfield man who faced a potential sentence of 20 years to life for his alleged role in a May 2017 robbery at a Murray dwelling emerged Friday.



Murray woman charged with murder  Murray Ledger and Times

The Calloway County Sheriff's Office charged a Murray woman with murder after locating her overnight Wednesday in Jackson, Tennessee.



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 ...



National Oratory Scholarship Speech Program deadlines set | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – The American Legion National Oratory Scholarship Contest will be conducted by the Kentucky American Legion First District at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan.



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

William R. Alexander. +4. Alexander obit.jpg. William R. Alexander, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2019. advertisement. He was born Sept.



City of Murray: Boil water order remains in effect for KY 280 area  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Murray Water System issued a boil water order Monday afternoon for approximately 150 customers in the following areas:



Mayes graduates from Harvard | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Jacob Mayes, a 2014 graduate of Murray High School, graduated from Harvard University on May 24. Mayes received a bachelor of arts ...



Obituaries OCt. 13, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Thomas Heuer. +2. Heuer obit.JPG. Thomas Heuer, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at his home. advertisement. He was born May 6, ...



Murray-Calloway County Hospital welcomes first baby of '19  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Brandon and Maria Dunphy of Murray started off 2019 as the proud new parents of their 8 pound, 2 ounce, baby girl, Kairi Elizabeth who was 21 ...



Obituaries July 31, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Margaret Shuffett. Margaret Shuffett, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Sunday, July 29, 2018, at Spring Creek Health Care in Murray. advertisement. She was born ...



Calloway County teen wins gold at Special Olympics  WPSD Local 6

SEATTLE, WA — A Calloway County, Kentucky, teen has won gold in the 100-meter dash at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Washington.



Parent Speaks Out About North Marshall Middle School Teacher Who Pleaded Guilty To Harassment  WKMS

The father of an eighth-grade girl who was harassed at North Marshall Middle School is speaking out after a teacher pleaded guilty on Wednesday.



Obituaries July 13, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Wilma Stark Beatty. +5. Beatty obit.jpg. Wilma Stark Beatty, 84, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, July 12, 2018, at Baptist Health Hospital in Paducah, ...



Dr. Bill Rowlett's Murray 1930-40 | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Community editor's note - A few weeks ago, I received a letter from Dr. William M. “Bill” Rowlett of Hopkinsville. Someone sent him a copy of the March 17-18 ...



Local stakeholders, lawmakers talk pensions after special session ends without new bill  WPSD Local 6

PADUCAH — We're hearing from our local lawmakers and stakeholders after a special legislative session called by Gov. Matt Bevin ended without passing a ...



Obituaries, Aug 25, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Hoyland Jones. +2. Jones. Hoyland Jones, 92, of Murray, Kentucky, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, at Spring Creek Health Care in Murray. advertisement.



Elkins gives retirement date as judge | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Calloway County Judge-Executive Larry Elkins has announced his official retirement at that post, ahead of his campaign for Kentucky's 5th District ...



Kentucky football coach retires as practices start after suffering stroke  USA TODAY High School Sports

Steve Duncan suffered a stroke, then resigned from his head coaching role four days later, just before summer practices began.



Murder suspect now faces new charge | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — A Murray man currently facing murder charges stemming from an alleged incident in the fall of 2016 now is facing charges connected to a fatal fire ...



Primary Care Medical Center featured as best practice  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Primary Care Medical Center in Murray is being featured as a best practice by Anthem.



Kentucky high school football coach retires after suffering mild stroke  Lexington Herald-Leader

Paducah Tilghman football coach Steve Duncan announced his retirement last week.



Calloway County Grand Jury indictments | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Staff Report. A grand jury for Calloway County met last week and issued the following indictments: • Donald G. Reavis, 46, Church Street, Dexter: Bail jumping in ...



Murray native's first-ever pageant will be for Ms. Senior America crown  Murray Ledger and Times

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Since she was a little girl in western Kentucky, Sarah Ferony has always felt at home performing musically in front of crowds, ...



Former Murray High Assistant Coach Pleads Guilty to Rape Cases  WKMS

A former Murray High School assistant basketball coach charged with 10 counts of rape has pleaded guilty.



Obituaries March 22, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Anthony Wayne Thomas. Anthony Wayne Thomas, 69, beloved son, brother, husband, father, Tony Bear and friend, rode into the sunset Friday, March 2, 2018.



Lafayette wins state marching band championships for 20th time. See all the results.  Lexington Herald-Leader

Lafayette High School Marching Band wins state marching band championships for the 20th time. See how other Kentucky schools did.



Jameson opts not to order mediation in Pacheco case  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The big news of Tuesday's latest court appearance of a quadruple murder suspect in Calloway County was supposed to be the new charge he was ...



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, ...



Murray Council approves smoking ban 8-2 | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — In the simplest terms, the Murray City Council approved the second reading Thursday night of an ordinance to prohibit smoking in all work places ...



Library board approves $6.4 million renovation, expansion | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – After years of deliberation, it appears that Calloway County will have a new library.



Local schools, police take precautions after gun threat on Snapchat  WPSD Local 6

MURRAY, KY- A picture of guns that was sent on the social media app Snapchat threatening a school in Virginia alerted school leaders in our area.



Murray shocks Butler in Girls Sweet 16  The Courier-Journal

Tigers will face Mercer County in Saturday's semifinals.



Marshall deputies arrest Kirksey man on drug charges  Murray Ledger and Times

BENTON — The Marshall County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a Kirksey man on drug charges as the result of an investigation.



Neartown Recovery offers alternative path to sobriety | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Addiction can be a difficult beast to tame, and while there are many paths an individual struggling with substance abuse can take, Neartown ...



Kinsley, Woodforest earn Presidential honors through Junior Achievement  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Junior Achievement program has been in existence in Kentucky since 1959 when it started in Owensboro and quickly spread beyond Daviess ...



Three JCPS high schools ranked among Kentucky's best by U.S. News & World Report  WDRB

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Three high schools in Jefferson County Public Schools are among the best in Kentucky, according to a U.S. News & World Report ...



Marching to the beat of victory: Murray State students help local bands make history  Murray State News

Story by Sydni Anderson, Staff writer Photo courtesy of Leigh Wright Two local high school marching bands made school history in the 2017 Kentucky Music ...



'They did the unthinkable.' Kentucky softball team scores historic upset  Lexington Herald-Leader

McCracken County High School's softball team entering Wednesday was 59-0 against 1st Region opponents, a record dating back to the program's inception in ...



Obituaries Oct. 19, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Jacqueline 'Lyn' Shroat McCarty. Jacqueline "Lyn" Shroat McCarty, 81 of Memphis, Tennessee, died Monday Oct. 8, 2018. advertisement. Many knew her as ...



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

Ronald Huff. Ronald Huff, 89 of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, July 26, 2018, at his home. He was born July 28, 1928 in Knox County, Tennessee, to Randall ...



Murray State University hosts annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture  KFVS

The 34th annual Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture took place on May 1 in the Murray Room of the CFSB Center at Murray State University.



Plea negotiations begin in Smith murder case | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The case of a Murray man accused of murder in the 2016 death of a Tennessee woman appears to be reaching a critical point.



Barnhill returns to MSU | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — For 34 years, the Harry M. Sparks Distinguished Lecture Series has been a celebration of both Murray State University alumni and graduates of ...



Racers defeat EKU, win first OVC contest | Sports  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Murray State women's basketball team got 20 points from its bench, including 12 from Alexis Burpo, to get their first OVC win, 81-63, over ...



Obituaries Oct. 14, 2017 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Dr. Mary Ann Russell. Dr. Mary Ann Russell, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017, on her 85th birthday, at the Murray-Calloway County Hospital.



State opens Calloway Social Services Office | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Calloway County Department for Community Based Services officially opened the doors of its new office at 3415 U.S. 641 North in Murray ...



PREP FOOTBALL: Murray Tigers logo gets a revamp  Murray Ledger and Times

After years of logo flipping, Murray High will have a new look.



KHSAA Looking Into Possible Recruiting Violations With Bowling Green High School Boy's Basketball  WKMS

The Bowling Green High School boys' basketball team is being investigated for possible recruiting violations during the team's recent state championship.



Obituaries June 14, 2018 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Carol Barrett. Carol Barrett, 75, of Murray, Kentucky, died Monday, June 11, 2018, at her home. She was born June 30, 1942, in Granite City, Illinois, to Raymond ...



Lady Tigers, Cardinals earn titles  Paducah Sun

MURRAY -- Saturday's Class A Region 1 Track and Field Championships at Murray High School were both delightful and dichotomous.



Murray High Homecoming court and queen | News  Murray Ledger and Times

Shown are the members of the 2017 Murray High School football homecoming court as they appeared Friday night at Ty Holland Stadium. From left are Taylor ...



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