marshall county high school http://wkms.org en Marshall Co. 9th Graders Invent Firefighting Device, Compete in National Contest http://wkms.org/post/marshall-co-9th-graders-invent-firefighting-device-compete-national-contest <p>A team of three 9th graders at Marshall County High School in Benton is developing a device to more effectively combat fires, and their work has won them a week's trip to DC to compete in a national competition, the U.S. Army-sponsored eCYBERMISSION. On <em>Sounds Good</em>,<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Kate Lochte asks Marshall Co. High School science teacher Lisa Devillez to explain how the students got involved and she asks the students to describe the device and explain what it does.</span></p><p><em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Listen to the conversation:</span></em></p><p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 17:32:55 +0000 Kate Lochte 41182 at http://wkms.org Marshall Co. 9th Graders Invent Firefighting Device, Compete in National Contest [UPDATE: Court Date Set] Former Western KY Football Coach Accused of Sex Crimes with Minor http://wkms.org/post/update-court-date-set-former-western-ky-football-coach-accused-sex-crimes-minor <p><font face="Times New Roman, serif"><font size="3">UPDATE: Barnard will appear in court Monday, June 9. His arraignment is scheduled for 1 p.m. in Marshall County. Barnard is currently being held at the county jail.</font></font></p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 20:29:31 +0000 Parker Franklin 41047 at http://wkms.org [UPDATE: Court Date Set] Former Western KY Football Coach Accused of Sex Crimes with Minor New Biking Trails, More Coming to Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park http://wkms.org/post/new-biking-trails-more-coming-kentucky-dam-village-state-resort-park <p>There was an organizational meeting for the Friends of Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park in November with the stated purposes of revitalizing existing facilities; expanding visitor options; &nbsp;and adding to our region's outdoor recreation tourism. Hydrologist John Tillson is among the founders of the new Friends group and speaks with Kate Lochte about the group's inspiration: &nbsp;the Marshall County High School Mountain BikeTeam, which distinguished itself in competitions shortly after its formation.</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:14:38 +0000 Kate Lochte 37754 at http://wkms.org New Biking Trails, More Coming to Kentucky Dam Village State Resort Park Carson Myre Series: Highlights from the Marshall Co. High School Christmas Choral Concert http://wkms.org/post/carson-myre-series-highlights-marshall-co-high-school-christmas-choral-concert <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Welcome to The </span>Carson-Myre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Charitable Foundation’s Youth and Ensemble Music Performance Series with </span>WKMS<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Today, we’ll hear highlights from the Marshall County High School Concert Choir and Women’s Choir Christmas Concert. Brant Veal is the Choral Director, Mary Grinnell Accompanies, and King Sound Studio is our recording engineer. Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Matt Markgraf 37483 at http://wkms.org Carson Myre Series: Highlights from the Marshall Co. High School Christmas Choral Concert Marshall County Police Investigate Threat Against Dogs http://wkms.org/post/marshall-county-police-investigate-threat-against-dogs <p>The Marshall County Sheriff’s Office has failed to find any direct evidence of a threat of violence against stray animals following a viral social media post Wednesday night.</p><p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:42:47 +0000 John Null 36184 at http://wkms.org Marshall County Police Investigate Threat Against Dogs Joe Castillo Demonstrates 'Visual Magic' with "SandStory" http://wkms.org/post/joe-castillo-demonstrates-visual-magic-sandstory <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Marshall County Arts Commission presents &quot;</span>SandStory<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&quot; with Joe Castillo this Saturday (October </span>19th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) at 7 p.m. in the Kenneth </span>Shadowen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Performing Arts Center of Marshall County High School in Benton. Castillo reached the finals in NBC&#39;s America&#39;s Got Talent last September. </span><a href="http://www.joecastillo.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">See Joe Castillo&#39;s work in action at his website</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p>See his Sand Art titled &quot;Never Forget&quot; after the jump:</p><p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 19:44:59 +0000 Kate Lochte 35696 at http://wkms.org Joe Castillo Demonstrates 'Visual Magic' with "SandStory" Meet Marshall Co. High and MSU Alum Angie Gregory, Actress in CSI and New TV Pilot http://wkms.org/post/meet-marshall-co-high-and-msu-alum-angie-gregory-actress-csi-and-new-tv-pilot <p>We're pleased to offer another installment in our occasional series about young people who grew up in West Kentucky who are creating careers with success in major market areas. Writing for the Marshall County Tribune-Courier, Venita&nbsp;Fritz reports that Angie Gregory's nickname at Marshall County High was "Hollywood." And the nickname foretold the life. The daughter of Diane Gregory and the late Earl Gregory of Draffenville, the Murray State Grad is now working in the television industry in Los Angeles, with a show on the Bio Channel to air tomorrow night. Angie Gregory spoke with Kate Lochte&nbsp;about her recent resurgence.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:19:25 +0000 Kate Lochte 31072 at http://wkms.org Meet Marshall Co. High and MSU Alum Angie Gregory, Actress in CSI and New TV Pilot Marshall County Girls' Basketball Team Raises Money for Hawaii Tournament http://wkms.org/post/marshall-county-girls-basketball-team-raises-money-hawaii-tournament <p></p><p></p><p>Marshall County High School Girls' Basketball Coach Joseph Simmons and his team are raising money for a trip to the Merv Lopez Holiday Hoops Classic in Honolulu, Hawaii. The Lady Marshals raised $40,000 over the past year to pay for the trip. Of the 8 teams in the tournament next week, the Lady Marshals are the only ones from the mainland. Thu, 13 Dec 2012 20:20:06 +0000 Shelly Baskin 25661 at http://wkms.org Marshall County Girls' Basketball Team Raises Money for Hawaii Tournament