bachelor's degree

Lowry Receives MSU Degree After 51 Years

Aug 8, 2012

It's taken 51 years for an area man to receive his college degree but as Angela Hatton reports 74-year-old Billy Ted Lowry felt it was the right time to graduate. 

A small crowd gathered in Murray State University President Randy Dunn’s office to see Lowry receive his diploma.

Kentucky College Assistance Program Wins Award

Jul 6, 2012
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A Kentucky program geared toward helping college students make it to the finish line has won a national award. The program, Project Graduate has been in place since 2008 in Kentucky.

NPR reports the FBI has identified around 100 Muslim extremists in the US military

Report Shows Link Between Timely Graduation and Income

Jun 26, 2012

A report by the University of Tennessee Center for Business and Economic Research finds students who earn their bachelor's degrees within four years make higher salaries.