Sydni Anderson

Student Reporter

Sydni Anderson is an undergraduate student at Murray State University, majoring in Pre-Medicine and Public Relations. Born on Fort Campbell, Sydni has lived between Kentucky and Tennessee for most of her life.

In high school, she traveled with her school’s Future Business Leaders of America chapter to Atlanta, Chicago, and Nashville, competing in website and digital design events.

In addition to reporting for WKMS, she writes for the features section at the Murray State News.

Sydni enjoys photography, travel and music. She spends most of her time hitting the books and watching dramas.

Weerayut Ranmai, 123rf Stock Photo

The Kentucky Department for Public Health is reporting 100 flu-related deaths from the flu epidemic in the state.

Maribeth Crawford

A Murray State University music professor will perform at the Carnegie Hall in New York City this month for the Distinguished Concerts International New York.

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More than 550 candidates have filed with the Secretary of State for offices on the Primary Election ballot.

A Murray State University professor has filed to run for Kentucky’s District One seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. Sydni Anderson speaks with Paul Walker - a Democrat - about issues including healthcare, education and the coal industry.



20/20 Xtreme via Facebook

A Paducah-based marketing agency is launching a Western Kentucky Film Commission.

The Marshall County High School Class of 2013 is among groups collecting donations to benefit the victims and families involved in the school shooting Tuesday.

Novelis, Inc.

An aluminum rolling and recycling company is planning to build a $300 million manufacturing facility in Todd County.

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has proposed budgeting $1 billion dollars in bridge and roadway repairs in their 2018 Recommended Highway Plan.

Bob Rogers

Former Murray Independent School District superintendent Bob Rogers has joined the Murray mayoral race.

Cinema Systers Film Festival via Facebook

A lesbian film festival is returning to Paducah for its third year this May.