Murray graduated from North Putnam High School in 2005 and from Indiana State University in December 2010 with a bachelor of arts in communications, concentrating on journalism.
While at ISU, Murray was a writer for the Indiana Statesman.
She previously worked for the Banner Graphic in Greencastle, in addition to interning at WTWO News Channel 2 among other organizations.
"I love writing. I'm a very social person," Murray said. "I love meeting people and learning things about them."
Murray will cover the education beat for The Brazil Times, in addition to various other items.
She said she is looking forward to the new challenges.
"I want to be able to help the community and know what's going on around them," Murray said. "I'm really thankful and I feel blessed to have this position. I'm excited about getting into the school system and learning the ins and outs."
Those wishing to contact Murray should call 446-2216 Ext. 235. She may also be reached via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.