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Commonwealth’s Attorney Mark Blankenship’s Office is requesting a special judge step in to preside over the Marshall County High School shooter case.

Jenni Todd, WKMS

Kentucky Lieutenant Governor Jenean Hampton was recently in Murray, visiting businesses including Iwis and Pella as well as touring the engineering programs at Murray State University. She also stopped by WKMS.

On Sounds Good, Matt Markgraf speaks with Hampton about healing in the Marshall County community after a school shooting there last month, the Bevin administration's response to gun violence, the pension overhaul, STEM education, business growth and infrastructure demands.

Courtesy of Austin Mathis

Marshall County Sheriff Kevin Byars said his life and the lives of his officers will never be the same since the events on this day, one month ago, when a student at Marshall County High School opened fire on classmates, killing two and injuring more than a dozen. 


Court records of the Marshall County High School shooting case were ordered this week to remain confidential after the defense attorney called into question the Circuit Court’s jurisdiction. 


Commonwealth's Attorney Mark Blankenship says his office should not step away from the case involving accused Marshall County High School shooter Gabe Parker because he said his office hasn’t done anything wrong.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Lawyers representing Paxton Media Group in Paducah are accusing Marshall County Circuit Judge Jamie Jameson of improperly interfering with the prosecution of accused Marshall County High School shooter Gabe Parker.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The teenager accused of opening fire on classmates at Marshall County High School will be tried as an adult on felony charges of murder and assault.

Paul Schaumburg, Graves County Schools

Graves County High School students donated $5,000 to the victims of the Marshall County High School shooting on Thursday. 

Nicole Erwin, WKMS

  Marshall County High School increased counseling services Thursday in the wake of a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.

Nicole Erwin / WKMS

A Kentucky teenager accused of fatally shooting two classmates and wounding several more is scheduled to be arraigned on Friday.