Taylor Inman

Student Reporter

Taylor is a journalism major/history minor and a senior at Murray State University. When she's not reporting for WKMS, she enjoys creative writing and traveling. She loves writing stories that involve diversity, local culture and history, nature and recreation, art and music, and national or local politics. If  you have a news tip or idea, shoot her an email at tinman1@murraystate.edu! 

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Matt Markgraf / WKMS

Land Between the Lakes officials are weighing hundreds of suggestions from the community following listening sessions this month for a new sustainability plan.

Matt Markgraf / WKMS

Marshall County High School students will be greeted by dozens of ‘Marshall Strong’ signs as they return to school on Thursday.

Taylor Inman / WKMS

Murray State University’s Board of Regents have appointed Bob Jackson as Interim University President after a lengthy closed meeting Tuesday afternoon.

Graves County Sheriff's Office / Facebook

Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon is under a criminal drug-related investigation.

Kentucky State Police Drug Enforcement Special Investigations Unit Sergeant Dean Patterson said the department received a drug-related tip in early July.

Taylor Inman / WKMS

Survivors of gun violence in west Kentucky led protests against the Friday visit of National Rifle Association leader Oliver North to a Republican rally at Murray State University.

Taylor Inman / WKMS

A debate at an informational forum in Murray about gun violence ended with a firearms store owner and gun violence prevention activists finding some common ground. 

Matt Markgraf / WKMS

Marshall County High School is receiving a grant to assist in recovery from a deadly school shooting.  

Matt Markgraf / WKMS

The Fancy Farm Picnic is three days away and Senator Mitch McConnell and Governor Matt Bevin have not yet confirmed whether they will attend. 

Nicole Erwin / WKMS

The group planning to protest the appearance of the National Rifle Association President at a Republican rally on Friday at Murray State University will hold a silent vigil for shooting victims. 

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The Paducah Police Department is no longer hiring crossing guards for this upcoming school year following a decrease in their annual funding.