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Datebook April 18, 2019 | Datebook  Murray Ledger and Times

MWC Alpha Dept. will meet Saturday. The Alpha Department of the Murray Woman's Club will meet at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at the clubhouse. The guest ...



3 NKY Students Among Award Winners in State Highway Poster Contest  The River City News

Three students from Northern Kentucky are among the award winners in the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet's (KYTC) 2018 Adopt-a-Highway Art Contest, ...



MHS alumnus shares memorabilia | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Steve Hamrick, a graduate of the Murray High School Class of 1968, donated numerous MHS memorabilia pieces to Murray High School recently.



Datebook April 1, 2019 | Datebook  Murray Ledger and Times

MWC Kappa Dept. meets Tuesday. The Kappa Department of the Murray Woman's Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at the clubhouse. Plans will be ...



Datebook March 28, 2019 | Datebook  Murray Ledger and Times

Fish fry to be Friday. St. Leo Catholic Church's Fish Fry will be every Friday through April 12 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The cost for adults is $9 and children 10 and ...



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.



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 ...



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 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.



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. (4/5/19) — Henderson County dominated in the Spring Break Bash at Murray High School on Friday, shutting out Second Region rival Fort ...



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.



MHS Class of 1968 holds 50-year reunion | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY - The Murray High School Class of 1968 held its 50th reunion during the Murray High School Football Homecoming and Alumni and Friends Weekend ...



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 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.



MHS alumnus Bell's journey to resident physician in Manhattan  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Jacob Bell knew the road would be long, lonely, demanding and challenging to become Dr. Jacob Bell, current resident doctor at Mt. Sinai Hospital ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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

MURRAY — Most high school reunions go the same way.



Murray High Quad State Band | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Murray High School sophomore Carolyn Mollette plays her oboe Friday molrning during a practice session for the 2019 Quad State Senior High School Band at ...



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.



Wedding Announcement | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

Katelyn “Katie” Covey of Murray, Kentucky, and Robert “Robbie” Jones, also of Murray, were married Dec. 15, 2018, at Hardin Baptist Church in Hardin, ...



Money raised for Connie Payne Memorial Scholarship | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Connie Payne Night was held Thursday, Jan. 10, during the Murray High School vs. Calloway County High School Crosstown basketball game at ...



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, ...



MHS students selected for space school | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Murray High School juniors Echo Falwell and Tomas Ferreyra have been selected the 2019 MHS United Space School recipients. They will ...



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

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



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, ...



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.



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 ...



Obituaries Jan. 31,2019 | Obituaries  Murray Ledger and Times

Gerald Lee Carter. Gerald Lee Carter, 76, of Murray, Kentucky, died Sunday, Jan. 27, 2019, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. advertisement.



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.



'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 ...



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.



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 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.



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 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.



Playhouse debuts 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' tonight  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The final show of the current Playhouse in the Park season will be opening tonight with a fitting final show for the holiday season.



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 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.



A visit to Pikeville – Part 2 | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

Several weeks ago, I shared with you about my visit to Pikeville and one of the reasons for my trip. The other reason for this trip was to accompany Sherry.



Barnhart says Murray State will enjoy understudy Saal  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — It is not often that a new employee's last boss – especially in the world of Division I college athletics – would take time to attend that person's.



Calloway County Quad State Band | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Calloway County High School band member C.W. Gough places his music on a stand in front of him Friday morning as he prepares to play his clarinet in a ...



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.



Bridesmaids no more: Murray High breaks through for first state band title  Murray Ledger and Times

LOUISVILLE - Jason Shelby has designed the shows for the Murray High School Tiger Band since 2000.



‘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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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

Thomas Heuer. Heuer obit.JPG. Thomas Heuer, 87, of Murray, Kentucky, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at his home. advertisement. He was born May 6, 1931, ...



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.



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.



Murray takes first place in Graves chess tourney  Paducah Sun

MAYFIELD -- Murray High School tied for the highest score at Saturday's Graves County Scholastic Chess Tournament, and was awarded first place following ...



MISD chess teams bring home chess honors | Community  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – The Murray Independent School District's chess team competed in the Quad A Regional Championship tournament at Paducah Tilghman High ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Murray man faces charges in alleged '05 sexual assault  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The case of a Murray man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl 13 years ago will go to a grand jury in November.



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 ...



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.



Hagan murder remains unsolved; O'Neal: 'It took 3 years for me to even discuss case'  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — For Regina O'Neal, Barbara McCormick and their family and friends, the toughest time of each year since 2014 arrives Wednesday.



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 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 ...



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 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, ...



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

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



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 ...



Coker Group | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

Randy Gott, senior vice president of the Coker Group, points to figures that were part of a physician needs assessment the Georgia consulting firm performed for ...



Sigma Chi celebrates 60 years at Murray State | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY - The Sigma Chi fraternity at Murray State University has had a long, cherished history.



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 ...



Murray State University chemistry faculty build state-of-the-art polymer laboratory  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – Polymer and materials science is a growing area of research at Murray State University. Over the past several years, two Murray State chemistry ...



Smith receives sentence, hears from victim's daughter | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The case of a Murray man who admitted to causing a woman's death and later setting fire to a mobile home has ended.



Grand jury indictments | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – A Calloway County grand jury issued the following indictments. Everyone listed is considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law:



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, ...



KSP arrests Calloway attorney for theft | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Kentucky State Police said Monday afternoon that a Murray attorney was arrested on a charge of theft.



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 ...



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 ...



Murray Christian Fellowship celebrates 50th anniversary | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The year 1968 is remembered by many as one of the most volatile in the history of the world.



WKU selects 15 students for 2019-20 Cherry Presidential Scholarship  WBKO

(WBKO) -- Western Kentucky University released the names of scholarship recipients. WKU has selected 15 students as recipients of the 2019-20 Cherry ...



KY service academy nominations announced  KFVS

Dedicated young Kentucky men and women have received *service* academy nominations.



Blankenship says he wants to keep the job he's always coveted  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — Current Kentucky 42nd Judicial Circuit Commonwealth's Attorney Mark Blankenship was quite up front earlier this week when talking about the ...



Clarks River public access reopens | News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY – A popular fishing area has reopened east of a Murray.



Murray man dies in Benton wreck | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

BENTON – A Murray man has died after a two-vehicle accident Tuesday in Benton.



Current Kentucky drivers licenses still suitable for holiday travel  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — While the state of Kentucky will begin rolling out some changes to drivers licenses beginning in the new year, the current ID many Kentuckians ...



MHS Speech Team wins England Invitational | Local News  Murray Ledger and Times

MURRAY — The Murray High School Speech Team took first place at the Larry A. England Invitational Speech Tournament at Calloway County High School.



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