Murray State University is moving forward with restoring and enhancing the residential college destroyed in an explosion last summer.

The Murray State Board of Regents has voted to proceed with restoring the existing structure of J.H. Richmond Hall and allocated two million dollars of university funds to further enhance the building.


When President Donald Trump visited Kentucky for a recent rally he returned to a common theme from his campaign: environmental regulations are job-killers.

“I have already eliminated a devastating anti-coal regulation,” he said, referring to a measure he recently signed overturning a Department of Interior stream protection rule. “And that is just the beginning,” the president continued, pledging to turn the Environmental Protection Agency “from a job killer into a job creator.”

Sub Zero Temps Followed by Snow, Ice, Rain Keep Utilities Busy

Feb 20, 2015


Thousands of Kentuckians woke up to bitterly cold homes Friday morning.  Circuit overloads knocked out power to households all across the Commonwealth.