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News
Engineering and Physics Building project underway

Engineering and Physics Building project underway

Construction is on schedule for the new Engineering and Physics Building, with the project expecting to break ground in late 2014 or early 2015. The project is expected…

Davies visits campus, attends ACS

Davies visits campus, attends ACS

Incoming president Robert Davies met with University members Wednesday at Heritage Hall to discuss his new presidency and to welcome him to Murray State. Constantine Curris, chairman of…

Athletics

’Breds get aggressive in road victory

’Breds get aggressive in road victory

  The ’Breds are not often mistaken for an aggressive team. They stand in eighth…

Track shows consistency at WKU

Track shows consistency at WKU

After several consecutive weekends of poor weather, the women’s track team took advantage of sunny…

Men ready for tournament

Men ready for tournament

The Murray State men’s golf team finished in seventh place out of 14 teams at…

Women’s golf wins, draws in matches

Women’s golf finished its regular season over the weekend with a tri-match victory over OVC…

Racers end spring season

Racers end spring season

  The Racers held their last football scrimmage of the spring Saturday, running more than…

College of Business & JMC
Features

Local record store serves students

Local record store serves students

For some, riding around with the windows down blaring their favorite album is just a hobby, but for the owners and frequent shoppers of Terrapin Station record store,…

Race to raise funds for community

Race to raise funds for community

The sun came out for the annual Murray Half Marathon Saturday. Dozens of runners and spirit teams crowded the streets of downtown Murray in order to participate in…

‘Oculus’ revives horror fans’ spirits

‘Oculus’ revives horror fans’ spirits

These days, most of the horror films are predictable and not frightening. Some may be filled with gore, like “Evil Dead” or have things that jump out at…

Play portrays twisted ‘Peanuts’

The “Peanuts” crew is back, but not in its usual form. The theater department will present Bert V. Royal’s “Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead,” a…

Opinion

Letters to the Editor: 4-18-14

Letters to the Editor: 4-18-14

If Murray State has some kind of award for staffers who go above and beyond the call of duty in helping…

One presidential candidate not enough

One presidential candidate not enough

The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board Each year during All-Campus Sing, the newly…

Letters to the Editor: 4-11-14

Letters to the Editor: 4-11-14

The movement to attract jobs and economic investment to Kentucky has an opportunity to take another step forward this session if…

    Police Beat

    Police Beat: 4-18-14

     April 10 12:09 a.m A caller in the 200 block of College Courts reported a noise complaint. Officers were notified and the scene appeared normal when they…

    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

    Valentine: April is the coolest month

    April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain. An excerpt of T. S.…

    Opinions Columns

    Garrison: Don’t learn every lesson the hard way

    Teenagers are infamous for being rebellious. Teens like to think their ideas are superior and that external advice is just a suggestion to be mildly considered and…

    Our View

    Article slamming Murray State art majors misguides

    The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board. When we enrolled, we had already heard how Murray State is ranked in…

    Faces&Places

    The Breakaway Lounge provides relaxing retreat for students

    After closing the textbooks and putting away the computers for the day, students are left with time to relax and to forget thinking about that biology test…

    Music Review

    Breathe Carolina’s ‘Savages’ conquers new sound

    It’s not you, it’s the bass. I’m sorry that I am not listening to you, but I can’t help but tune out all other noises to hear…

    Letters

    Letters to the Editor: 4.4.14

    I nearly burst out laughing when I heard Secretary of State John Kerry say, about global warming, that, “We do not have time to wait for the…

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