Taylor Inman

Student Reporter

Taylor is a journalism major/history minor and a senior at Murray State University. When she's not reporting for WKMS, she enjoys creative writing and traveling. She loves writing stories that involve diversity, local culture and history, nature and recreation, art and music, and national or local politics. If  you have a news tip or idea, shoot her an email at tinman1@murraystate.edu! 

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  Kentucky National Guard Airmen are departing for the Caribbean today in the wake of damage left by Hurricane Maria.

Metalasa's Facebook page

  Mexican automotive manufacturer Metalsa is adding 113 jobs to their Owensboro facility.

Benton resident Amanda Edwards

  A fire this morning in a Benton apartment complex caused extensive damage to the building but left no injuries.

U.S. Census Bureau

  A Kentucky youth advocacy group is calling for state earned income tax credits as a means to get families with children out of poverty.

Nicole Erwin, WKMS

Paducah welcomed a new mural to it’s floodwall this week that highlights the city’s identity as a town for artists and quilters.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The ride-sharing company Lyft is getting off the ground in Paducah.

Discovery Park Of America

Discovery Park Of America’s third annual Great American Airshow is taking flight Saturday.

Natalia Merzlyakova 123rf Stock Photo

  The Hopkinsville-Christian County League of Women Voters is holding an informational forum this month on the rising costs of health care.

The Murray State University Student Government Association is raising money on campus for hurricane victims in Texas.

Marcella's Kitchen Facebook Page


A community kitchen in Benton is expanding operations by moving into a building that could potentially double the amount of people they serve.