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Racers dominate WKU with early turnovers

Racers dominate WKU with early turnovers

The Racers took it slow and steady with an early two-point lead against Western Kentucky University Saturday night at the CFSB Center. The Hilltoppers then stole the lead with…

Racer Volleyball falls to No. 9 Illinois in NCAA

Racer Volleyball falls to No. 9 Illinois in NCAA

The road to the NCAA Tournament was short but well fought for the Racer Volleyball team as they faced No. 9 Illinois last night and fell 0-3. With…

TOP 5 OF THE FALL

TOP 5 OF THE FALL

1. BRINGING BANNERS HOME The volleyball team won the OVC Tournament Championship this season for the first time since 2003. For more information on its NCAA appearance, check out our…

Volleyball advances to NCAA

Volleyball advances to NCAA

After hosting and winning the OVC Tournament Championship in Racer Arena, the women’s volleyball team is prepared to face Illinois tonight in the first round of the NCAA…

Dead week:  A truly untrue statement

Dead week: A truly untrue statement

Dead week, what is that? I’m pretty sure it means you might find my skeleton in Wilson Hall curled up with an AP Stylebook by the time Dec.…

News

Murray State’s website to be updated, more user-friendly

Murray State’s website will receive a number of modifications in the months to come, giving…

Davies moves marketing, admissions under his office

Davies moves marketing, admissions under his office

President Bob Davies said Thursday he will move undergraduate admissions and Murray State’s marketing and communications…

Administration evaluations to go to President’s Office

After only a third of faculty voiced their opinions in the 2014 administrative evaluations, next…

Threats made against Murray State result in federal charges pressed

At 4:25 p.m. Nov. 22, the Murray State community learned of threats against the University,…

Students rally against pipeline

Students rally against pipeline

Even though Congress didn’t approve the controversial cross-country Keystone XL pipeline in 2013, Murray State…

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IN A HOILIDAZE

IN A HOILIDAZE

You see them on houses, streets lamps and even in trees. (And no, they are not birds.) With Christmas right around the corner, the holiday festivities are in…

Local theater holds Christmas production

Local theater holds Christmas production

Out of all of the Christmas activities people will do this season, going to see Playhouse in the Park’s Christmas productions is at the top of a lot…

Concoct the perfect mixed drink for the holiday season

Concoct the perfect mixed drink for the holiday season

Compiled by Breanna Sill, Features Editor…

Upcoming winter movie roundup

Upcoming winter movie roundup

I don’t know about you guys, but for me going to the movies during the holidays is just one of those little things that makes life grand. Like…

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Captain’s Log

Garrison: The burden of the future

There are several things in life that scare me: spiders, bugs, low-fat salad dressings; you name it. Also, not having any idea where I am going to…

Did she really say that?

No remorse, no honor

I don’t know how exactly the altercation between Officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown actually went down. To assume is dangerous, so I don’t. However, since Wilson…

Issues, Observations and sometimes Rants

Qualls: Meaningless dystinctions

Yes, the title is misspelled. That’s to make it special. Set it apart. Like all of us want to be: distinguished. There are lots of shortcuts to…

Our View

AIDS awareness still deserves attention

The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board. The theme of awareness is strong when directing attention to the trials of…

Letters

Letter to the Editor 11-7-14

I have never written a Letter to the Editor before. However, your article on the Eracism event warranted a response. I applaud the article, which provided a…

Opinion

Human Rights Ordinance should be revised

The staff editorial is the majority opinion of The Murray State News Editorial Board. It is rare when issues within the City of Murray are watched closely…

Opinion

Garrison: Why you should date in college

When I was in elementary school, the teachers always told us they were preparing us for middle school. In middle school, the teachers always stressed how important…

Opinion

Moms can be sexy, too

Ever since Kim Kardashian exposed her bare bottom on the cover of Paper Magazine, people have  buzzed with discussion. This was cynically and correctly predicted by the…

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