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Feature: Sardis Church Rebuilt

5 hours ago
Julianna Leach

A 19th century church in Rowan County has been rebuilt. Trail Blazer Managing Editor Julianna Leach has the story...

Morehead Arts & Eats - Rowan County Arts Center

The Morehead Arts and Eats Festival is this Saturday. WMKY's Leeann Akers has more...

Feature: Mountain Haven Emergency Shelter

Sep 13, 2018
Mountain Haven Emergency Shelter

A new outreach program in Morehead has opened its doors to teens in crisis. WMKY's Nacogdoches Miller has more...

Feature: Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program

Sep 12, 2018
Morehead State University

A program offered at Morehead State University is designed to give undergraduate students opportunities to gain experience in their desired field. WMKY’s Cody Robinson has the story…

The Woodsheep

A Morehead indie-folk band released their second album last week. WMKY's Arlo Barnette reports...

Bluegrass Benefit

Mar 29, 2018

A benefit concert featuring local bluegrass bands will take place this Saturday, March 31st at Heritage Elementary School near Grayson. Music by artists including Jonathan Cox, The Pactolus Pony Riders, Billie Renee Johnson, and Hammertowne.

Chaston Carroll plays mandolin with Hammertowne. The concert will raise money for his uncle, 55-year-old Roger Oney of Willard, who was diagnosed with cancer after doing some blood work…

MSU Theatre

The cast and crew of the Morehead State Theatre Department’s production of “Einstein’s Dreams” has been invited to perform at the Fringe Festival in Scotland later this year, and they’ve been working hard to make it happen. WMKY’s Ellen Barnette has the story…

http://www.thetrixiefoundation.org/

The owner of an Elliott County animal shelter says allegations of animal abuse are unfounded, while a local dog rescuer says the charges he faces aren't enough. WMKY's Jacob Lindberg has the story....

Feature: Phi Mu Alpha Spring Sing Showcase

Mar 13, 2018

The 2018 Spring Sing Showcase is returning to Morehead State University this April, hosted by the Phi Mu Alpha fraternity. WMKY’s Cody Robinson has the story…

Morehead State University has a service that some students might not be aware of. WMKY's Kenzie Thompson has the story...

The Morehead Theatre Guild will perform its rendition of the satirical comedy "Nooses Off." WMKY's Bryan Courtney has more...

Feature: Rowan County Regional Quilt Show

Feb 22, 2018

Rowan County is continuing it's 30 year tradition of the annual quilt show. WMKY's Cody Robinson has the story...

MLB.com

The Cincinnati Reds opened up their spring training camp in Arizona this week as a start of preparations for the 2018 season. WMKY’s Braxton Howard reports…

Feature: Missions Veterans Protected Initiative

Feb 14, 2018

Attorney General Andy Beshear and AARP Kentucky and partners launched a project as part of a “scam alerts” initiative.  WMKY’s Kenzie Thompson has the story...

TheMoreheadNews.com

State and local leaders are celebrating a milestone in education and economic investment, as the inaugural semester kicks off at the new Rowan campus of Maysville Community and Technical College.  WMKY’s Arlo Barnette has more…

thepricesisters.com

The Price Sisters, graduates of MSU’s Center for Traditional Music, are releasing their first full-length album on Rebel Records. WMKY’s Jacob Lindberg reports…

www.rowan.k12.ky.us

A beloved baseball coach was inducted into the Rowan County Alumni Hall of fame.  Leeann Akers was there and files this report...

Terry Prather / Ledger Independent

A local recycling center has received a new machine that could open up more environmental opportunities. WMKY's Chas Jenkins has the story...

The West Carter football team has a familiar face as it's new head football coach. WMKY's Braxton Howard has the story...

Morehead State University

A summer program at Morehead State University is accepting applications...WMKY's Bryan Courtney has the story...

parks.ky.gov

All facilities at Greenbo Lake State Park are back up and running. WMKY's Sean Delaney has more...

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

The ice and snow that hit the region this week kept many people in their homes...and that affects local businesses. Leeann Akers files this report...

Carter Caves State Resort Park

The 9th Annual Winter Adventure Weekend is on its way to Carter Caves. MSPR's Chas Jenkins has more...

npr.org

To herald in the New Year, we here at WMKY have adopted the NPR program "Latino USA" to replace a departing weekend show. Arlo Barnette has details...

WKYT

Morehead community leaders held a forum on diversity and inclusion in response to an incident of racially-charged vandalism. WMKY's Jacob Lindberg reports...

Feature: Pride Forum and AIDS Memorial Quilt Display

Oct 4, 2017

The first week of October is Morehead State Pride Week and with that comes many events centered on diversity and inclusion. WMKY's Logan Pemberton has the story...

A documentary featuring the history of Morehead State University has its first public on-campus screening. WMKY's Jacob Lindberg reports...

L. Hamm

Morehead natives living in southwest Florida are waiting to hear about the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on their home. Leeann Akers has the story...

Morehead State University

Some of Morehead State University's community took time Monday to reflect on the tragic events that took place on September 11th, 2001. Ellen Barnette has more...

 

Members of the Public Pension Oversight Board heard findings and recommendations from an audit performed by the PFM Group on Monday about what can be done to fix the pension crisis in Kentucky. Leeann Akers has the story....

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