MHM - SPONSORS

  

The Murray Half Marathon would not be a success without the support of our generous sponsors. Please feel free to show your appreciation with your patronage.

MHM Win a TruckMHM 2017 Truck Sponsors
NEW for 2017 - win a Toyota Tacoma!  Special thanks to our Truck Sponsors who have made this exciting contest possible.

Air Evac Medical, Don and Nancy Travis, Finish Line Car Wash, Lake Chem Community Federal Credit Union, McKinney Insurance Services, Inc., Toyota of Murray and Walmart of Murray.  

Click HERE for contest details!





Race Set-Up and Tear-Down
A special thanks goes out to Pi Kappa Alpha for our race set-up and Alpha Sigma Phi for race tear-down.


Title Sponsor:  Pinnacle, Inc. of Benton, Kentucky
Pinnacle, Inc. is a general contracting firm that provides complete construction services for commercial, industrial and institutional projects. Pinnacle Inc is located in Benton KY and serves the entire west Kentucky and northwest Tennessee area.

Presenting Sponsor: McConnell Insurance of Murray, Kentucky
McConnell Insurance Agency, Inc., has been providing life and health insurance throughout Kentucky and Tennessee for over 40 years. Founded by Jerry McConnell in 1965, McConnell Insurance was built on providing prompt, quality service and continues with that same tradition today.

Starting Line Sponsor: The Murray Bank of Murray, Kentucky
The Murray Bank is, and has always been, independently owned and operated since opening in 1999. We have two locations in Murray and recently opened a branch in Hazel, Ky.

Being voted the Favorite Bank in Calloway County 14 years running is proof that our employees enjoy their work and are dedicated to making sure each customer receives the best service available.

Finish Line Sponsor: Keller Williams of Murray
Welcome to Keller Williams Experience Realty of West Kentucky. We have offices in both Murray and Paducah, Kentucky.  Our Keller Williams REALTORS® are ready to help you with all your real estate needs, and we appreciate the opportunity to earn your business.


Expo Sponsor: Sirloin Stockade
Since 1994, Sirloin Stockade restaurant has been serving up amazingly good made-from-scratch meals in a family friendly environment. Locally owned and operated in beautiful Murray, Kentucky, we feature a variety of delicious entrees, as well as a buffet that is second to none. We invite you to dine with us and experience for yourself why we are continually chosen as Murray's favorite!


Gold Sponsor: Taylor Motors
Taylor Motors is a school bus contractor operating on a number of military bases and public schools throughout the country. The company is headquartered in Murray, Kentucky. Besides contracting, Taylor Motors leases buses to qualified groups and provides charter with company drivers.


Race Certification Map:  Independence Bank
The history of Independence Bank is a history of people who shared a dream of creating a strong community bank. They envisioned a bank that would provide extraordinary service to its customers and grow along with its communities.

Today, Independence Bank continues to break new ground with new locations and innovative financial products. For your personal needs, we offer free checking and free savings, as well as the convenience of online banking. For businesses, we offer online banking, business checking and a range of business and agriculture loans.


Southwest Elementary Blue Ribbon 5k: Furches Farms
Tripp and Sharon Furches of Murray, Kentucky have generously agreed to sponsor runners for the MHM Southwest Elementary Blue Ribbon 5k.


Silver Sponsor: Sportable Scoreboards
Sportable Scoreboards® is a name synonymous with excellence in the scoring industry. As one of America's largest and most trusted scoreboard manufacturers, we have exceeded the scoring needs of organizations for over two decades.


Silver Sponsor: Town and Gown
The Town & Gown Partnership is the model for an important and ongoing collaboration between the community of Murray and the Murray State University campus. Our Town & Gown Partners include leaders from Murray State University administration and student government, local and state government, education professionals, industry, small business, banking, and health care providers.


Silver Sponsor: Hutson, Inc.
Since its founding in 1928, the Hutson name has been coincident with innovative agricultural products and services. With a foundation built upon a strong commitment to customer service, we have sunk our roots deep in the community. From our humble beginnings more than 85 years ago, Hutson has grown and evolved to meet the growing needs of our customers. It is through our dedicated employees and customers that we have been able to diversify from a single location farming mercantile into one of the largest John Deere dealers in North America.


Silver Sponsor / Video Board: Pearson Safety Services
PSS was originally founded in 2005 as a specialty division of a Jackson, Tennessee based industrial contracting firm. In March of 2010, as safety cultures were ever evolving, Donna S. Pearson, CSP formed Pearson Safety Services, LLC. Proudly representing 10 years of professional excellence, PSS currently has branches in Memphis, TN., Jackson, TN., and Murray, KY with service areas including, but not limited to Middle Tennessee, Mississippi, Alabama, Arkansas, Kentucky, and Canada.


Silver Sponsor:  Blue and Co., LLC
We understand that closely-held companies need a resource to handle today's needs and tomorrow's. They need services that are designed to help owners - as well as the companies themselves - attain their financial goals. We have the resources, reputation and size to accommodate all of your accounting, tax, employee benefit, strategic planning and consulting needs. We are also large enough to have a sufficient staff available at all times to respond quickly and efficiently - when you need our help you will receive it immediately.


Silver Sponsor:  LBMC
LBMC was originally an accounting firm – Lattimore, Black, Morgan and Cain. Now a Family of Companies, LBMC is among the fastest growing professional services firms in the state. We are recognized as a leader in every area of service and have garnered numerous awards across industries.


Broadcast Booth Sponsor: WD Steele Construction
W.D. Steele Construction Services, LLC is a general contractor located in Murray, KY,. W.D. Steele is a single source provider for all your construction needs. Our friendly, professional team has diverse experience in many different types of construction, whether simple or complex. WDSC typically pursues opportunities in Kentucky, Tennessee, and throughout the Southeast, but has the ability and resources to provide services across the United States.


Silver Sponsor: Murray Ledger and Times
Daily editions serving Calloway County with local news, weather, sports, and obituaries.



Silver Sponsor: The Center for Health and Wellness
The Center for Health and Wellness was opened by Murray Calloway County Hospital in 2000. The J. Stuart Poston Center for Health and Wellness enhances the continuum of care delivered to our community by MCCH by providing comprehensive health promotion, wellness and rehabilitation services to the region.


Silver Sponsor: Murray Electric System
MES offers electric power, Home Security, Cable television, high-speed internet, and telephone in partnership with eTel of Murray LLC


Silver Sponsor: Paducah Physiatric Partners, PSC
Monte Rommelman, MD’s specialty in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation offers a minimally invasive, non-narcotic approach to pain management with the focus of treating and eliminating the pain that his patients have. With the added services of Physical Therapy, Massage, and Dietary Counseling, we offer a program that identifies the individual need of each patient and then tailor the program to foster a successful recovery.


Silver Sponsor: Kenlake Foods
Kenlake Foods is a manufacturing facility located in Murray and is owned by the Kroger Company.  Kenlake Foods supplies the 2,300 Kroger stores across the country with snack and baking nuts, drink cocoas and instant / canister oats.


Silver Sponsor: Kay Zweedyk
A special thanks goes out to this private donor from Hardin, Kentucky.


Silver Sponsor: Susan Zweedyk
A special thanks goes out to this private donor from Benton, Kentucky.


Gel Sponsor: Kopperud Realty
Since opening its doors in 1976, Kopperud Realty has been one of the leading Real Estate offices in Western Kentucky. Our 13 sales agents are eager to assist you with all of your real estate needs. We are the leading real estate office in Murray-Calloway County with over $41 Million in Sales Volume in 2015. In addition we have been voted Murray's Favorite Real Estate Office for 15 consecutive years by readers of The Murray Ledger & Times newspaper. Welcome to our new mobile friendly website where you can browse not only our listings but all properties for sale in the West Kentucky Regional MLS.


Youth Sponsor:  Toyota of Murray
As a premier Kentucky Toyota dealer, we have a huge selection of new and used vehicles from which to choose. Toyota of Murray online and offline customers enjoy special vehicle offers every day. We offer Toyota service & parts, an online inventory, and outstanding financing options, making Toyota of Murray the preferred dealer for Murray, Paducah, Paris , Hopkinsville, Benton, Mayfield, Dresden, Dover, Cadiz, Bardwell, Clinton, Union City, Martin, Camden, Calvert City, Fort Campbell, Kirksey, Almo and Puryear Toyota buyers.


Bridge Sponsor: VALIC
We’ve helped millions of individuals plan for, save for and realize the financial goals they’ve set. And we can help you. We’ll work around the common obstacles that prevent people from saving. We’ll peel away the layers of jargon that confuse and deter people who want to build their futures. And we will show you simple, reasonable steps to take to help achieve the life you want to live.


Bib Sponsor: Dr. Derek Morgan, Murray Orthopaedics
Patients throughout Western Kentucky and Northwest Tennessee have chosen Murray Orthopaedics as their specialized care in the shoulder and elbow, hand and wrist, hip and knee, and foot and ankle.

Our board certified and fellowship trained surgeons have extensive education and experience in evaluating, diagnosing, and treating all orthopaedic injuries and conditions.


American Flag Sponsor: FNB Bank
For 140 years, FNB has taken pride in being locally owned, locally operated and committed to the communities we serve.  FNB has developed a rich tradition in banking wherein it remains as the 10th oldest bank in the state of Kentucky.  As of today, FNB operates eight offices located in four counties in Western Kentucky.


Water Stop Sponsor: Dr. Burton Young
Family dentistry for ages 3 and up. We specialize in making patients comfortable and ensuring that every visit is a pleasant experience. Open Monday through Thursday to serve your entire family!


Water Stop Sponsor: Perkins Motor Plex
The Right Car. Right Price. Right Way. Every Time.  With four locations in Kentucky and Tennessee, customers enjoy no haggle pricing, no commissioned sales staff, easy financing, a large inventory and a 60 day warranty.


Water Stop Sponsor: Alexander, Thompson, Arnold PLLC
Although Alexander Thompson and Arnold (ATA) was recognized by American City Business Journals as the ninth largest accounting firm in Tennessee, ATA provides the customer service experience of a smaller community firm with the international resources and expertise offered through its BDO Alliance. The BDO Alliance is a network of accounting experts who through a cooperative partnership are available for consultation on the most detailed areas of accounting.


First Aid Tent at Finish Line: Woodforest Bank
Woodforest is a community bank built upon the needs of the customers we serve. We are committed to earning customer loyalty by offering the highest level of customer service as well as competitive products and services by employees who are fair, responsive, and professional.


Bronze Sponsor:  Stites and Harbison
A full service Southeastern-based law firm representing clients across the United States and internationally, Stites & Harbison PLLC is known as a preeminent firm managing sophisticated transactions, challenging litigation, and complex regulatory matters on a daily basis. The firm represents a broad spectrum of clients including multinational corporations, financial institutions, pharmaceutical companies, health care organizations, private companies, nonprofit organizations, family-owned businesses and individuals.

Bronze Sponsor: Saputo Dairy Foods USA
Saputo Dairy Foods USA is a fresh-thinking dairy company that provides private label and house branded products to homes and restaurants nationwide. And we love what we do. By thinking about dairy in unordinary ways, we get to create new ideas for creating exceptional dishes.


Bronze Sponsor: Gribbins Insulation
Founded in 1985, Gribbins Insulation is a commercial and industrial mechanical insulation contractor serving the Midwestern United States. Our mission is to maximize customer satisfaction by providing the highest levels of safety, quality, and productivity, while maintaining personal and professional integrity, leading to employee fulfillment and company profit.


Bronze Sponsor: Radiology Associates of Murray
Radiology group providing services to the Murray Calloway County Hospital.  Our thanks goes out to Drs. Floyd, Hines and Lyle for their support.



Bronze Sponsor: Honey Stinger Energy Gel
Located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Honey Stinger makes nutritious and great tasting honey-based foods including energy bars, protein bars, energy gels, organic waffles, organic chews, kids specific snacks and our very own Organic Wildflower Honey. Fueling more than just the country’s top cyclists, runners, triathletes and teams, Honey Stinger products may be found at specialty sporting goods retailers, natural food grocers and honeystinger.com.


Bronze Sponsor: AMB
Ambulance Medical Billing, a division of Credit Bureau Systems, Inc., wants to help you maximize cash, reduce costs and focus on patient care.  Contact for a comprehensive approach to service, billing and collections.