Students from Southwest Calloway Elementary School were treated to a special assembly Friday afternoon from members of the Kentucky Association of Counties. In observation of Natio
Murray-Calloway County Chamber of Commerce President/CEO Aaron Dail said receiving the 2016 Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Executive of the Year — the highest annual honor given no less — was the last thing he was expecting.
Students from Southwest Calloway Elementary School were treated to a special assembly Friday afternoon from members of the Kentucky Association of Counties. In observation of National County Government Month, KACo talked to third and fourth-grade students about the importance of county elected officials and the roles each official plays within their counties.
Dr. Bob Long said he began to suspect something involving him might be in the works when his wife, Patricia suddenly appeared for a luncheon that was part of the sixth annual Project Showcase that is presented by the Office of Regional Outreach at Murray State University.
The Rotary Club of Murray will provide backpacks stuffed with high quality literacy materials to all second-grade public school students in Murray and Calloway County.
Murray State University President Dr. Bob Davies did not deviate too much Friday from a conversation he had with the Ledger & Times about forthcoming budget cuts back in February.
Rachel Jean Ross, a junior at Murray State University, was crowned Ms. MSU on Saturday, April 9 at Lovett Auditorium.
Kentucky Education Commissioner Stephen Pruitt came to Murray Thursday evening to hear from residents of Murray, Calloway County and others in the region in regards to what they would like to see in their schools.