Lynn Grove, KY – Three Calloway County residents were arrested over the weekend in a state police investigation into the illegal sale of alcohol in Lynn Grove. Paula Beard of Dexter, and Allisha Bucy and Edward Johnson, Jr. of Murray were cited for intent to sell alcohol at Thunder Holler. Authorities siezed almost 700 bottles of beer, wine, and liquor. The investigation is ongoing.
Murray, KY – Murray State University has become more aggressive in its recruiting and the strategy might be paying off. The school reports an 18% increase in admissions for incoming in-state students over last year and 9% for out-of-state students. Executive Director of Enrollment Management Alison Marshall says that MSU's 18-county primary region is where the majority of increases are coming from. MSU has been offering on-the-spot admissions to qualifying students when representatives visit area high schools.