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.

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The candidate filing period for the 2018 election cycle has opened in Kentucky with a new filing portal for candidates on the Secretary of State's website.


A new business agreement between a Wickliffe fishery and a Chinese technology company could mean more jobs for the region.

Kentucky State FOP

A lobbyist for the Kentucky Fraternal Order of Police said components of the proposed pension bill are problematic.

McCracken County Public Library via Facebook

The McCracken County Public Library is designing and implementing coding programs for local youth through a $20,000 dollar national grant.


U.S. Congressman James Comer of Kentucky said the investigation into the Trump administration’s ties to Russia has been a “big national distraction.”

Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

Paducah officials approved an order this week to apply for a Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives grant to digitize a binder of fire insurance maps.

Clarksville Police Department

  Clarksville Police Department is investigating three incidents of online dating gone wrong.

City of Paducah Kentucky Government via Facebook

A national research and evaluation firm has awarded the City of Paducah the 2017 Voice of the People Award for Transformation in Recreation and Wellness.

Baptist Health

  Baptist Health has selected the chief operating officer of Wisconsin’s largest healthcare system as the Commonwealth network’s CEO.

The University of Tennessee at Martin

  Funeral arrangements are set for the University of Tennessee at Martin’s first black administrator. The Rev. Harold Conner Sr. died last Sunday at age 97.