ken winters http://wkms.org en Mid-Continent University Appoints Tom Walden as New Acting President http://wkms.org/post/mid-continent-university-appoints-tom-walden-new-acting-president <p style="margin-top:0in;margin-right:0in;margin-bottom:.2in;margin-left:0in; line-height:200%">On Saturday, Mid-Continent University leaders appointed Dr. Robert "Tom" Walden as acting president, effective immediately, replacing current acting president Dr. Ken Winters.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:27:20 +0000 Rob Canning 39875 at http://wkms.org Mid-Continent University Appoints Tom Walden as New Acting President Ken Winters Says He's Optimistic About Mid-Continent's Financial Outlook http://wkms.org/post/ken-winters-says-hes-optimistic-about-mid-continents-financial-outlook <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Acting Mid-Continent University President Ken Winters says he’s now optimistic about the steps the college is taking towards rectifying its recent financial crisis.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 27 Feb 2014 23:19:54 +0000 Rob Canning & Chad Lampe 38970 at http://wkms.org Ken Winters Says He's Optimistic About Mid-Continent's Financial Outlook Mid-Continent University President Steps Aside, School Will Not Close http://wkms.org/post/mid-continent-university-president-steps-aside-school-will-not-close <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Helvetica; line-height: normal;">Mid-Continent University’s president Dr Robert </span>Imhoff<span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: Helvetica; line-height: normal;"> is stepping aside amidst the school’s </span><a href="http://wkms.org/post/mid-continent-university-doing-everything-they-can-stay-open" style="font-family: Helvetica; line-height: normal;">precarious financial crisis.&nbsp;</a></p><p style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: normal; margin-bottom: 0px; font-family: Helvetica; min-height: 14px;">In a Saturday morning board meeting, MCU officials appointed Dr. Ken Winters of Murray to replace Imhoff as active president.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 23 Feb 2014 01:30:57 +0000 Rob Canning 38862 at http://wkms.org Mid-Continent University President Steps Aside, School Will Not Close Grimes Collects Public Opinion on Increasing Kentucky's Civic Health http://wkms.org/post/grimes-collects-public-opinion-increasing-kentuckys-civic-health <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Secretary of State Alison </span>Lundergan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Grimes stopped in Murray today in an effort to gather public opinion about ways to improve the civic health of the state after finishing the Kentucky Civic Health Index earlier this year. The civic health index identifies strengths and weaknesses in the overall public participation and civic literacy.</span></p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 22:26:40 +0000 Whitney Jones 27480 at http://wkms.org Grimes Collects Public Opinion on Increasing Kentucky's Civic Health Cherry, Winters Discuss 2012 Ky. Election Results http://wkms.org/post/cherry-winters-discuss-2012-ky-election-results <p></p><p>Princeton's retiring democratic State Representative Mike Cherry says President Barack Obama’s unpopularity in western Kentucky made a difference in state races. Four of five open races in western Kentucky, including Cherry’s fourth district seat, went to Republicans. Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:07:11 +0000 Angela Hatton & Chad Lampe 24231 at http://wkms.org Cherry, Winters Discuss 2012 Ky. Election Results Winters to Retire from Kentucky Senate http://wkms.org/post/winters-retire-kentucky-senate <p>1<sup>st</sup> District State Senator Ken Winters finished his last regular session of his legislative career last month. Winters is a lifelong educator and has served as a Dean of the College of Industry and Technology&nbsp; at Murray State and President of Campbellsville University.&nbsp;&nbsp; He&rsquo;s spent 8 years in the Kentucky Senate making significant headway in the commonwealth&rsquo;s education policy.&nbsp; He joins Chad Lampe to talk this past session and his legacy in the Kentucky Legislature.</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 20:09:48 +0000 Chad Lampe 17865 at http://wkms.org Winters to Retire from Kentucky Senate 5/4 Front Page A.M. http://wkms.org/post/54-front-page-am <p>Murray&rsquo;s Ken Winters is a lifelong educator and spent the last 8 years as a State Senator. He&rsquo;s retiring. We speak with Senator Winters, and look at&nbsp; horse racing technology ahead of this weekend&rsquo;s Kentucky Derby on Front Page A.M. from WKMS News.</p> Fri, 04 May 2012 13:33:18 +0000 Chad Lampe 17852 at http://wkms.org 5/4 Front Page A.M. Senate Committee Passes Foster Care Bill http://wkms.org/post/senate-committee-passes-foster-care-bill <p>The Kentucky Senate Health and Welfare Committee has unanimously approved a bill to help 18-year-olds transition from foster care to independent living. Senator Ken Winters of Murray sponsored the bill. He says it would allow youths to consult with state personnel six months before they turn 18 about whether they want to remain in foster care. Wed, 14 Mar 2012 19:46:44 +0000 Associated Press 17253 at http://wkms.org Senate Committee Passes Foster Care Bill Amish Buggy Bill Could Soon Be Law http://wkms.org/post/amish-buggy-bill-could-soon-be-law <p>A bill allowing Amish buggy drivers in Kentucky to use reflective tape instead of a state-mandated orange triangle is only a few steps away from becoming law.</p> Tue, 21 Feb 2012 12:51:58 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 16993 at http://wkms.org Amish Buggy Bill Could Soon Be Law