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Feature: Petition for Alcohol Sales on Campus

Feb 25, 2016

Morehead State University’s Student Government Association is hoping to convince the university to permit limited alcohol sales on campus.  MSPR’s Ashley Chapman has more…

Feature: MSU in Space

Feb 22, 2016

Morehead State University's Space Science Program is at work on a major project with NASA. MSPR's Arlo Barnette has more...

Feature: MSU Baseball 2016 Preview

Feb 15, 2016
MSU Athletics

Opening day for the Morehead State Baseball team is right around the corner and the Eagles are looking to build on their OVC championship season of a year ago… MSPR’s Michael Gustin has the story…

Feature: Heating Assistance Program

Feb 15, 2016

As another wave of winter weather steams toward the Commonwealth, Kentucky Utilities has announced it is offering a heating assistance program. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has more…

Feature: Heart Cards

Feb 15, 2016

With Valentine’s Day decorations having replaced Frosty and Santa on the store shelves, an Eastern Kentucky public library is busy creating their own heart-felt gifts for this holiday of love. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has more…   

Some students at Morehead State University are getting some unique opportunities in the field of music and sound engineering.  Morehead State Public Radio’s Tanner Boyd has the story.

Feature: "Hits King"

Jan 26, 2016

It may not be Cooperstown, but Major League Baseball “Hits King” Pete Rose will be inducted into another of the game’s Hall of Fame this Summer. MSPR’s Michael Gustin has the story…

Feature: Back in Time

Jan 19, 2016
Rowan County Arts Center

A fourth installment in a series of historical productions about Rowan County will debut this weekend at the county arts center. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has the story…

Friends, family, coworkers and students gathered at the MSU farm last Thursday to posthumously honor a former farm manager and dedicate a new student facility, Lundergan Hall. MSPR's Samantha Morrill has that story...

Feature: New Morehead City Clerk

Oct 29, 2015

The city of Morehead has a new City Clerk on duty. MSPR's Jordan Simonson reports...

Feature: MSU Fall Baseball

Oct 21, 2015
Larry Gooding

MSU Baseball is out to prove a point this season...MSPR's Jarrod Wesley reports...

Feature: Westboro Rally

Oct 20, 2015
John Flavell

Members of the controversial Westboro Baptist Church picketed against gay marriage and adultery Monday on the Morehead State University campus. MSPR’s Dan Conti reports…

Feature: Drone Crash

Oct 5, 2015
University of Kentucky

The crash of a drone outside UK's Commonwealth Stadium last month has some Kentucky Transportation officials concerned about the possible dangers the small, unmanned crafts may have on air travel in the Commonwealth. MSPR's Arlo Barnette takes a closer look...

Feature: Geothermal Energy

Sep 29, 2015

One park in Kentucky is doing its part to make the Earth a cleaner place to live. MSPR's Jarrod Wesley has more...

The city of Morehead may see some changes to its downtown, if comments discussed at a public visioning meeting succeed in shaping the Main Street area. MSPR's Arlo Barnette has details...

Feature: Project Graduate Week

Sep 29, 2015

Project Graduate is going on this week in Kentucky. MSPR's Michael Gustin has the details...

Feature: Go Noodle

Sep 25, 2015

There's a new program designed to get students active in their classrooms and McBrayer Elementary in Morehead is the newest school to join in. MSPR's Jordan Simonson has the story...

Feature: Growing Number Of Joint Replacements

Sep 22, 2015

The number of people needing joint replacements is growing substantially and a Kentucky orthopedic surgeon has some advice for how to keep from joining that group…. MSPR’s Michael Gustin has the story…

Feature: Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge

Sep 22, 2015

Morehead State University is half way into a six week competition that encourages people to get outside. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has more…

Feature: Drawn From The Gospel

Sep 16, 2015
John Flavell

A Morehead man is combining his passion for art with his religion. MSPR's Jordan Simonson has the story...

  

Feature: Juvenile Justice System

Aug 20, 2015

A new state law is changing the way Kentucky schools will handle minor students who commit status offenses, such as truancy and underage drinking. MSPR’s Joshua Grandison has more…

Morehead State University welcomed more than 1,200 new students to campus during its Move-In Day activities.

Morehead State University rolled out the red carpet for 60 high school students enrolling at the brand new Craft Academy.

The Kentucky Folk Art Center at Morehead State University preserves the cultural heritage the region's self-taught artists.

Feature: River Blast

Jul 31, 2015

An event at Fort Boonesboro State Park this weekend aims to raise awareness of the Kentucky River, and revitalization efforts taking place on the waterway. MSPR’s Arlo Barnette has the story…

Feature: Annual "Speak My Name" List

Jul 31, 2015
KCADV

In June, the Kentucky Coalition Against Domestic Violence released its annual “Speak My Name” list, a catalog of women who were killed in 2014 by their partners. MSPR’s Joshua Grandison spoke with the Coalition’s training coordinator about the scourge of domestic violence in the commonwealth…

The man appointed by the Kentucky Board of Education to run the Menifee County school system started work last Tuesday. MSPR's Arlo Barnette has the story...

Feature: Animal Shelter Help

Jul 28, 2015

This summer it’s been raining cats and dogs in the common wealth, and after July storms an organization is in need of helping their own cats and dogs. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has the story…

Joshua Grandison

Last Friday’s decision by the Supreme Court struck down state bans on Same-Sex marriage across the nation. While many local governments are complying with the ruling, several are refusing, including our local County Clerk. MSPR’s Joshua Grandison reports on Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis, who has stopped issuing marriage licenses altogether…

MSU

The convenience of an online education has become a huge selling point for many universities, including Morehead State. Carly Sanders from the office of Communication and Marketing, tells us how the MSU English Department is helping to set the national standard in virtual learning.

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