Bri Hunter

Student Reporter

Bri Hunter is a senior at Calloway County High School. She is mentoring and learning broadcast journalism at WKMS. Bri aspires to become a broadcast reporter and will attend Murray State University to pursue a major in broadcast journalism with a minor in Spanish. 

Brianna Hunter / WKMS

Women faculty at Murray State University gathered for a workshop Friday, highlighting the challenges and opportunities female professors face in the STEM field.

Bri Hunter / WKMS

  A retired four-star navy admiral who led the operation killing Osama bin Laden among other military accomplishments, reflected on his career and raised concerns about President Donald Trump while on Murray State University’s campus Thursday to give a lecture.

Bri Hunter / WKMS

  Four west Kentucky communities are the recipients of federal grants totaling more than $2 million combined for many different projects. 

Murray Police

  A Marshall County woman is facing a felony charge of identity theft after allegedly creating a fake social media account and phone number to impersonate someone.

via Calloway County High School Facebook

An average Tuesday for 18 year-old James Frazier starts at about 7 a.m. with a part-time job at a local law firm. Then, it’s time for school. First is a psychology class. His teacher just returned from maternity leave. 


Trump announced on Sunday the founder and leader of the Islamic State, or ISIS, was killed in a U.S. special operation mission in northwestern Syria. A native of west Kentucky helped lead the operation.


A widespread internet power outage Tuesday has been impacting communities throughout far west Kentucky. Charter Communications Spokesperson Scott Morris said fiber optic lines were damaged by an electric cable.

via Murray State University website

A Murray State University assistant professor was appointed this month to Kentucky’s Native American Heritage Commission. The commission aims to bring awareness and provide an in depth understanding of Native American traditions, culture and contributions made by Native Americans to the state.