Ebony Clark

Student Reporter

Ebony Clark is a student at Murray State University majoring in computer science. She was born in Brownsville, Tennessee. Ebony has served as a reporter for 4-H congress in Nashville, TN where she spoke with several state leaders and congressmen. Ebony enjoys writing poetry and spoken word and competed in Tennessee's Poetry Out Loud competition hosted by the arts council in Nashville,TN.

Ebony is inspired by her mother, Sharon Clark, who is a Lead Digital Innovator for PBS and a member of the Board of Directors at WLJT.

Ebony enjoys taking pictures at the lake with her mother, coding, and researching new topics.

Ebony Clark, WKMS

Murray residents gathered this week at Playhouse in the Park to design arts opportunities for adults with disabilities, who often “age out” of programs.

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Kentucky’s high school graduating class of 2016 shows no substantial gains in ACT test scores.

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Three defendants charged in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old boy at a house party in Hopkinsville two years ago have struck deals to testify against their alleged accomplice.

Kentucky Workforce Investment Board

Caldwell County is now a certified ‘Kentucky Work Ready Community.’ Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Secretary Hal Heiner said Friday that Caldwell, Adair and Bourbon Counties now hold the designation.

MSU Public Relations

Murray State University is now home to an historic, 534-acre farm in Ballard County. Long-time district judge, attorney and farmer Jimmy Don Robinson has donated his farm, known as Eagle Rest Plantation, to benefit the Hutson School of Agriculture.

City of Paducah

The Paducah Board of Commissioners met Tuesday night to discuss the future of revitalization efforts for the city. 

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  Kentucky’s black bear population is on the rise and state Fish and Wildlife officials are keeping them under the radar in order to control their numbers.

WKCTC Logo, Wikimedia Commons

A rededication and open house for WKCTC’s Mary Ellen Thompson Health Care Center will be held on Friday, August 12th. The center is on-campus and was named in honor of Mary Ellen Thompson. Thompson was a healthcare advocate and founder of Superior Care Home, a nursing and rehabilitation center in Paducah.

Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, TBI Media

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have arrested and charged Brenden Tyler Burns in connection to the shooting death of a TBI Special Agent. Agent De'Greaun Frazier was killed Tuesday afternoon in Jackson, TN during the course of an ongoing drug investigation.

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A volunteer fire department in rural western Kentucky is getting $63,905 in federal grant money.