June, 2015

Murray State appoints Ireland as dean of University Libraries

Murray State University announces that Ashley Ireland has accepted an offer to serve as the dean of University Libraries, pending approval from the board of regents during its August meeting. Ireland replaces Dr. Adam Murray, effective July [...]

MCC raises funds for Murray State extension in Madisonville

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times Madisonville Community College has taken the initiative in a $20 million project to open a Murray State University extension for a postsecondary education center. During last year’s legislative session, [...]

Remembrance scholarship established by high school band members

Levi Jones Memorial Band Scholarship honors CCHS band director’s late son MURRAY, Ky. — The school year is over, but the 2015 senior class band students at Calloway County High School (CCHS) have left their mark [...]

Radio Field Day balloon flight ends near Russellville

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times Saturday’s launch of a balloon as part of the Murray State University Amateur Radio Club’s participation in the American Radio Relay League’s  annual field day may not have resulted [...]

Murray State’s police department dispatch center receives first-ever accreditation award

MURRAY, Ky. — Murray State University’s dispatch center received the first accreditation award ever given to 911-communication center in western Kentucky today. This pilot award not only recognizes accomplishments made by the university police department employees, [...]

MSU Amateur Radio Club to host field day

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times The Murray State University Amateur Radio Club will host the annual Amateur Radio Relay League (ARRL) Field Day at the Arboretum at MSU for 24 hours this weekend, beginning [...]

Curris and Dobbs attend their final board meeting at MSU

MURRAY, Ky. — Two members of the Murray State University board of regents attended their last meeting of that body on Friday, June 5. The terms of services for Dr. Constantine (Deno) W. Curris and Michael [...]

Dr. Tim Todd approved as interim provost at Murray State

MURRAY, Ky. — The Murray State University board of regents approved the selection of Dr. Tim Todd as the interim provost/vice president for academic affairs on campus, effective July 1, at its meeting on Friday, June [...]

Media advisory — Limited driving on College Farm Road

MURRAY, Ky. — Traffic on College Farm Road in the area of Murray State University’s West Farm (located across from Calloway County High School) will be rerouted for westbound travel only due to the start of [...]

Carter Memorial Plaza

Originally appeared on Murray Ledger & Times Pictured is the area outside the Sid Easley Alumni Center that the Murray State University Board of Regents approved last week to be named the Carter Memorial Plaza after [...]