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Classes beginning at 4pm today on the WKU Bowling Green campus are canceled. Thursday and Friday classes also canceled. Online classes will proceed as scheduled. WKU offices will be closed on Thursday, with essential personnel reporting.

WKU Owensboro closed at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

The high school regional basketball tournament games scheduled for tonight have been canceled. Games will be rescheduled for Friday/Saturday.

Follow WKU News for the latest updates. #WKUAlert.










Raymond T. Nutter


(Retired, US Army, June 1978)

WKU Class of 1954

Born 24 January 1930
Entered Army 19 June 1954

22 Years Active Service
Senior Aviator and Master Parachutist
Helicopter Pilot, 2nd Infantry Division, Republic of Korea
Gunship Pilot, 121st Assault Helicopter Company, Soc Trang, Republic of Vietnam
Battalion Commander, US Army Armor School, Ft. Knox, Kentucky
Battalion Commander, US Army Aviation School, Hunter Army Airfield, Georgia
US Army Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas
Office, Chief of Legislative Liaison, OSA, Washington, D.C.
Senior Advisor, Kentucky National Guard, Louisville, Kentucky

Awarded 4 of the 5 highest Army awards for valor

Distinguished Service Cross
Distinguished Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster
Silver Star
Legion of Merit
Distinguished Flying Cross
Soldier’s Medal
Bronze Star w/ V
Purple Heart
Meritorious Service Medal
Air Medal w/ Oak Leaf Clusters
National Defense Service Medal
Vietnam Service Medal
Vietnamese Cross of Gallantry with Palm
Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal

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