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News
Enrollment expected to reach 11,000

Enrollment expected to reach 11,000

Preliminary enrollment numbers show that Murray State may increase to 11,000 students by the end of October with the potential to grow even more in the next few…

‘HANDS UP, DON’T SHOOT!’

Chants of activism echoed in front of Waterfield Library yesterday as demonstrators gathered to protest the shooting of Michael Brown. Brown, 18 years old, was a fatally shot…

Athletics

‘Gold Rush’ introduces students to season

‘Gold Rush’ introduces students to season

For the first time in Racer history, the freshman class ran onto the football field…

From Hatcher’s mouth

From Hatcher’s mouth

Head Coach Chris Hatcher answered the media’s questions at a press conference Monday. Here are…

Captains show leadership, passion for game

Captains show leadership, passion for game

Leadership is an important factor this season for a relatively young Racer team. The team…

Baseball mourns death of former player

Baseball mourns death of former player

Family, friends, teammates and faculty members gathered together Monday night at Reagan Field to honor…

The Therrell family: Where football is king

The Therrell family: Where football is king

For the Therrell family, football is more than a game. It’s not even a way…

JMC & College of Business
Features

Sin City sequel worth the wait

Sin City sequel worth the wait

In today’s world, we see unimaginable acts of violence every day; however, films are always there to act as a gateway to something more. Through films we are…

Murray Business Lions Club plans first big event

Community typically means a group of people living in a single area, but fellowship and outreach are parts of the community as well. Murray Business Lions Club is…

Department of theater prepares for busy semester

Department of theater  prepares for busy semester

From psychological thrillers to classic love stories, the Murray State theater department is sure to entertain this academic year. The theater department will offer three shows this semester…

RIGHT RESOURCES: Students seek extra assistance from campus resources

RIGHT RESOURCES: Students seek extra  assistance from campus resources

Being a new student at a large school can be an overwhelming situation for students first arriving at Murray State. Making friends, finding a job and maintaining a…

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Opinion

Letters to the Editor: 8-29-14

Letters to the Editor: 8-29-14

The recent tragic events in Ferguson, Mo., have caused us to once again think about how we engage each other in…

Changes incite mixed feelings

Changes incite mixed feelings

The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board. Getting acclimated to campus life is typically…

Police Beat

Police Beat: 8-29-14

Aug. 21 1:02 a.m. Officers received a general incident report in reference to pepper spray at Regents Residential College. A report was taken. 1:03 a.m Officers received…

Sports Columns

Allow me to introduce myself

I’ve loved to write since I was in elementary school. In fourth grade, my teacher entered a few of my pieces into a regional writing contest, and…

Features Columns

Sweet melodies of Sam

My summer has been everything but eventful, with the exception of the best week of my year: the CMA Music Festival. This was my eighth year attending…

Opinions Columns

Garrison: How to survive an internship

I was born and raised in the South. Born in North Carolina in the Cherry Hill Military Hospital, I moved to South Carolina as an infant and…

Our View

Dead week expectations becoming irrational

The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board. The meaning of “dead week” is different for each university, but changes made…

Faces&Places

Community supports vape store

Vape Paradise opened last December in Murray after the positive feedback its owners received from their Paducah, Ky., store. “It was clear that we should open another…

Music Review

‘Blacc Hollywood’ is Taylor-made

“Blacc Hollywood” is not for the casual listener. Did that catch your attention? I’d like to start out by saying I listen to music and I listen…

Letters

Letters to the Editor: 5-2-14

On Friday, a tape was released, which allegedly features Los Angeles Clippers Owner Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend he doesn’t want her to bring black people to…

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