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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Three southern Illinoisans are vying to be the Republican candidate for the state’s House District 118 seat.

Clarksville-Montgomery County School System via Facebook

The Clarksville-Montgomery County School System in Tennessee is holding a forum on public school safety and security.

via Facebook, Union County Public Schools, KY

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded a $40,000 Diesel Emission Reduction Act rebate to Union County Schools on Thursday.

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Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear is providing 800 drug deactivation packages to the Green River Area Development District as part of the state’s Opioid Disposal Program.

Weakley County Sheriff's Department via Facebook

The Weakley County Sheriff’s Department has arrested and charged a Dresden High School student with filing a false report.


The Kentucky Court of Appeals ordered on Thursday Marshall County Circuit Court Judge Jamie Jameson to release court documents, including an arraignment video involving the Marshall County High School shooting case.


Three planned  “March for Our Lives” demonstrations next month in west Kentucky are merging together.

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The Kentucky Division of Water is offering funding for projects protecting water resources. Projects can include cleaning up polluted streams, rivers, lakes and groundwater.

Hopkinsville Parks and Recreation via Facebook

Hopkinsville and Christian County leaders broke ground for the East Second Street Park Tuesday on the former grounds of the Booker T. Washington Elementary School.

Kentucky Emergency Management Area 1 Office

Emergency management officials in west Kentucky say people should be mindful of quick-flooding during two storms this week.

The National Weather Service is expecting between five to seven inches of rain through Sunday.