Murray State University breaks ground for its new Paducah campus today. MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn and area dignitaries will be on hand for this afternoon’s ceremony at 3:30 at the Barkley Woods property.
The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has contracted with a private company to implement a kindergarten screener program, but the state still needs to approve the regulatory to require all public schools to screen incoming students.
Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has two options to keep alive the use of coal severance tax dollars for college scholarships. Previous attempts earlier this year failed to gain traction in the General Assembly.
Slaughter Elementary School closes its doors for the last time today. The Webster County School District decided to close the school as a result of dwindling enrollment and district wide fiscal concerns.