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

Union City could see up to 560 new jobs from business developments expected to open this fall and next year. 

Matt Markgraf / WKMS

A hemp processing plant in west Kentucky that promised 100 new jobs will no longer open. 

Taylor Inman / WKMS

First responders in west Kentucky say cross-agency communication is an issue in handling active shooter situations. 

Nicole Erwin / WKMS

A group of high school students in west Kentucky is organizing a protest opposing the upcoming appearance of the National Rifle Association President in Murray.

Kentucky Center For Economic Policy

A new report shows thousands of people across the Commonwealth lost their dental and vision coverage as well as transportation assistance in the recent Medicaid expansion rollbacks issued by Governor Matt Bevin’s administration.

Taylor Inman / WKMS

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear spoke about his family’s roots in west Kentucky and his visions for the area during his Paducah stop in his statewide tour this week. 


Residents of Owensboro and Daviess County could be without water for an extended period of time after a water main ruptured Monday morning.

Special Olympics Kentucky Facebook Page

A Murray teen won gold this week at the Special Olympics USA Games in Seattle, Washington.

David Benbennick / Wikimedia Commons

Eddyville’s City Council has chosen someone to fill the vacant mayoral seat following her recent, unexpected death.

Eric Kilby / Wikimedia Commons, (CC, BY-SA 2.0)

The owner of a fireworks tent in Madisonville had their Fourth of July go up in flames after the business caught fire early Thursday morning.