PADUCAH, KY – There are tentative plans to address ongoing problems at a local halfway house, but it’s not clear when or what those plans may be. Officials with the Kentucky Department of Corrections and the Justice and Public Safety Cabinet met with leaders from Paducah and McCracken County in Frankfort on Tuesday.
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY – The first school shooting Bill Bond even thought about, he was standing in the middle of. Bond was the principal of Heath High School when the shooting happened 20 years ago. For 15 years, he traveled the country, speaking to principals, teachers, and law enforcement about school shooting preparedness at schools and conferences. If there was a school shooting, he went immediately, to help in a way only he knew how. He’s retired today, enjoying the quiet life.
MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY – She is a face with a message you know well: Missy Jenkins Smith. Two decades ago, she was shot in the lobby of Heath High School. It left her paralyzed, in a wheelchair. Missy said it changed her, but she’s alive. She’s done her best not to waste her second chance. “They make life exciting, every day!” Missy said with a laugh about her two boys, Logan and Carter. She wouldn’t have it any other way, because she almost didn’t have it at all.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".