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  • May 24Supreme Court leaves Illinois gun ban in place, temporarily
  • May 24Gov. Beshear launches re-election campaign in Western Kentucky
  • May 24Pilot program in Ky considers prescribing food as medicine
  • May 24$16.9 million mental health grant supports Ky students
  • May 12Former LMPD officer admits to 'excessive force' during 2020 social justice protests
  • May 12Lawsuit filed over 'inadequate search' of suspect who shot, killed Deputy Jody Cash
  • May 12Jewish women use 'Religious Freedom Restoration Act' to Ky fight abortion ban
  • May 5Hollywood writers strike as talks fail with studios; at issue pay over streaming service royalties
  • May 5Coroner: Tyre Nichols died of blunt force trauma to head, noted severe injuries to upper torso
  • May 5Report: Job market shows strong growth in April as unemployment ticks down

The Murray State News

The Murray State News

Sophomore infielder Erin Lackey hits a single in the Racers’ win over Western Illinois on Wednesday. Photo courtesy of Racer Athletics.

Softball splits home tourney, takes down WIU

Ronan Summers, Staff Writer March 16, 2023

The Racers hosted the Youngstown State Penguins and the Illinois State Redbirds on Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11 in the Racer Classic at Racer Field.  Murray State split the weekend, going...

Sophomore Aarja Chakraborty waits to return the ball. (Photo by Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Racers split weekend to move to 3-3

February 19, 2019

Story by Adam Redfern Staff writer [email protected] The Racers stayed at .500 after splitting their matchups against St. Louis University and Illinois State University, giving them a 3-3...

Dunn announced as finalist at Illinois State University

April 17, 2013

President Randy Dunn was announced as a finalist in the Illinois State University  presidential search Wednesday morning. Dunn is one of four finalists in the search. Tuesday, Dunn was announced as...

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