Rob Canning


Rob Canning is a native of Murray, KY, a 2015 TV Production grad of Murray State. At MSU, he served as team captain of the Murray State Rowing Club. Rob's goal is to become a screenwriter, film director or producer and looks to the likes of Quentin Tarantino and Guy Ritchie for inspiration. He appreciates good music, mainly favoring British rock n' roll, and approves of anything with Jack White's name on it. When not studying, rowing or writing, Rob enjoys spending his free time with a book or guitar.

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The Calloway County Library Board is moving to apply for state grants towards a new $6.4M library.

The board held a special meeting Monday night to meet a deadline for submitting an application to the Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives Wednesday, just before the next scheduled meeting.

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GOP state Representative David Floyd has declined an appointment to a special committee to investigate Republican Gov. Matt Bevin.

Floyd was one of two Republicans placed on the committee by Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo, a Democrat.  

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The Kentucky Supreme Court plans to convene next week to hear oral arguments in six cases including one about free speech.  


Kentucky Emergency Management is sending a response team to provide assistance to states impacted by Hurricane Matthew.  

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Federal prosecutors have charged six soldiers from Fort Campbell with conspiring to steal sensitive Army equipment including sniper telescopes and rifle accessories, machine gun parts, grenade launcher sights, flight helmets and night vision helmet mounts.

Paducah Police say a shots-fired call led to the arrest of a man on a repeat charge of trafficking in marijuana.  


A Madisonville machine shop is reopening and creating 14 jobs in the process. 

CR Machine Shop previously as a supplier for Alliance Coal company but closed once the owner retired.  But, Alliance moved to purchase the business’ assets in August, effectively reopening the shop.  

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A fire official says a plane at Louisville International Airport was evacuated this morning after a Samsung Galaxy phone began to smoke.

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Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo has appointed a bipartisan committee to investigate whether the Gov. Matt Bevin broke the law in his quest to convince lawmakers to switch parties.

The Democratic representative held a press conference this morning and told reporters that the committee will have the power to subpoena witnesses and will submit its report to the legislature before it reconvenes in January.

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Update: County Clerk Lynn Lane says Barlow's alcohol ordinance has passed 114 to 41, making it the first wet Ballard County community. 

In McCracken County, 67 voters said yes to alcohol sales while 66 voted no.