Sydni Anderson

Student Reporter

Sydni Anderson is an undergraduate student at Murray State University, majoring in Pre-Medicine and Public Relations. Born on Fort Campbell, Sydni has lived between Kentucky and Tennessee for most of her life.

In high school, she traveled with her school’s Future Business Leaders of America chapter to Atlanta, Chicago, and Nashville, competing in website and digital design events.

In addition to reporting for WKMS, she writes for the features section at the Murray State News.

Sydni enjoys photography, travel and music. She spends most of her time hitting the books and watching dramas.

Sydni Anderson, WKMS

Candidates for Marshall County judge/executive and county sheriff faced off Monday night in the first of two forums hosted by Marshall County High School’s AP Government Class. Students posed questions regarding campaign priorities and plans to benefit the community.

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Regional Citizen Foster Care Review Boards are hosting public forums to discuss improving outcomes for Kentucky children and families involved in the state foster care system.

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Citizen Foster Care Review Boards in Kentucky are seeking volunteers to review cases of children in foster care in an effort to move them to safe, permanent homes.


Republican Kentucky State Sen. Whitney Westerfield has named a former US Marine Sergeant manager of his 2019 campaign for state attorney general.

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A new bipartisan bill supporting water infrastructure is heading to the U.S. House of Representatives this week and some provisions could affect the west Kentucky region.

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Democratic congressional candidate Paul Walker is going on a 35-county 'Walking Tour' to speak with Kentucky’s first U.S. Congressional District.

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A retired FBI agent and cybersecurity expert said hackers can access people's information through IOT devices.

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The remnants of a tropical system that moved through Florida and Alabama early this week are encroaching on the Kentucky region.

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Former Murray State University professor and donor Marvin Mills died Monday at 97 years old.

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The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky has named Murray Mayor Jack rose a Healthy Kentucky Policy Champion for passing a smoke-free ordinance in the city.