Calloway County Public Library

Taylor Inman / WKMS

The Calloway County Public Library Board’s three recently appointed board members voted Wednesday to rescind the decision to move forward with the proposed $6.4 million library expansion project.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The new members of the Calloway County Public Library Board say a re-evaluation of a recently-approved library expansion is among their top priorities. 

ROB CANNING/WKMS

The Calloway County Public Library Board can once again hold meetings after Judge Executive Larry Elkins appointed three members Tuesday night.

JOHN NULL, WKMS

Calloway County Judge Executive Larry Elkins said if elected to state representative he would dedicate time to reforming special taxing districts.

ROB CANNING/WKMS

A five-person Calloway County Public Library board is left with only two members after three resignations last month. The law requires at least three board members be present before action can be taken, like passing a balanced budget.

Photo via callowaycountylibrary.org

Even though his actually birthday is not until March 2, the Calloway County Public Library will kick off the festivities for Dr. Seuss's birthday Wednesday.

TAYLOR INMAN, WKMS

  The Calloway County Public Library no longer has ownership of the Higgins House.

Taylor Inman, WKMS

The Calloway County Public Library Board is reopening the bid process to sell an historic house near downtown Murray. The library owns the neighboring Higgins House, a dilapidated Victorian property that needs significant, costly repair.

Rob Canning, WKMS

The Calloway County Public Library expansion and renovation efforts are expected to pick up again in the new year.

Matt Markgraf, WKMS

Calloway County Judge Executive Larry Elkins is requesting information from the Calloway County Library Board related to taxing district funds being spent to further the education of library employees.

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