MSU President Randy Dunn releases statement on firing



MURRAY, Ky. - MSU President Randy Dunn released a statement on Facebook Saturday thanking students and staff for their support.

A status update on Dunn's Facebook page reads:  "Ronda (Dunn's wife) and I want to thank everyone for their kind thoughts, prayers, and encouraging words. They mean a great deal to us. We appreciate and value everyone who is reaching out at this time. We will always be proud of the work we've done with and for MSU and the region."

The Board of Regents voted Friday to not renew Dunn's contract after it expires June 30, 2014.