Western Kentucky University

Sports
9:04 am
Tue November 11, 2014

WKU President to Parachute Into Weekend Football Game

WKU President Gary Ransdell will deliver the game ball Saturday after performing a tandem jump with a member of the U.S. Army "Golden Knights"
Credit WKU Athletics

 

The pregame entertainment prior to WKU’s game with Army this weekend will come from above.

The U.S. Army Parachute team, known as the “Golden Knights” will be performing along with a special guest – WKU president Gary Ransdell. 

Ransdell is scheduled to do a tandem jump while holding on to the game ball.

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Education
12:47 pm
Mon December 2, 2013

Mayfield Cancels School Day In Support of Football Championship Game

Credit facebook.com

Mayfield students will get a day off this week to cheer on the football team. Mayfield Independent Schools will be closed this Friday, December 6th to allow faculty, staff and students to support the Mayfield Cardinal Football team at the state championship game.

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Environment
6:59 am
Thu November 7, 2013

KSEC Pushes Universities on Renewable Energy

The Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition is making its voice heard across the state on energy issues.

The activist group is planning to petition for a sustainable projects fund at Murray State tomorrow.

KSEC also plans a demonstration at the University of Kentucky basketball game in Lexington to protest the use of coal severance funds in the renovation of Rupp Arena.

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Sports
7:31 am
Mon December 10, 2012

Murray State Basketball Scores Fourth Straight Win

The Murray State men’s basketball team racked up their fourth straight win on the road Saturday against the University of Evansville, 82 to 70.

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Afternoon Update
3:48 pm
Wed March 7, 2012

Western Kentucky Enters NCAA Tournament

Western Kentucky University’s basketball team has made its way into the NCAA tournament, despite a losing season record. The 15 and 18 Hilltopppers clinched the invite last night with a win over North Texas to take the Sun Belt Conference championship. Western Kentucky last participated in theNCAA tournament in 2009.