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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Nicole Erwin, WKMS

  Marshall County High School increased counseling services Thursday in the wake of a shooting at a Florida high school that killed 17 people.

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, via Facebook

2nd Update: The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the new bridge is now open to two-way traffic.  

Kristi Tucker, Marshall County Public Libraries

Marshall County Public Public Library will break ground on a new building in Benton in April that will be double the size of the current library and offer new services.

Patti's 1880's Settlement Facebook Page

A popular destination in west Kentucky partially destroyed by a fire this week is offering a look at the damage.

Mayfield High School

  Mayfield High School is renaming their gymnasium floor after a local basketball legend.

Matthew Ragen 123rf Stock Photo

  Not unlike the Philadelphia Eagles dominating the Super Bowl, a group of bald eagles are dominating Land Between The Lakes.

Marshall County Emergency Management Facebook Page

  A dozen golden retrievers brought relief to students at Marshall County High School this week.


Two cities in west Kentucky have a considerable number of candidates vying for seats on their city councils.

Paducah Creative City Facebook Page

An artisanal and gastronomic festival in Mexico will feature Paducah culture and cuisine.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Marshall County High School is now checking students' bags each morning as they come to school.