Scattered showers and high winds are expected to continue today in the Nashville area with thunderstorms starting around 9 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. A wind advisory has been issued for today until 12 a.m., and severe thunderstorms could last until 1 a.m. Wednesday morning. After 1 a.m., the National Weather Service said the storms should …

groundhog

Photo by kingstongal // Flickr Groundhogs are not typically considered the strongest, smartest nor the cutest of all the creatures in the animal kingdom, but somehow, this rodent developed a reputation in meteorology. Every year on Feb. 2, groundhogs stake their claim to fame as Punxsutawney Phil emerges from his darkened tree trunk to test his shadow …

MTSU, Middle Tennessee Boulevard, Amanda Freuler, Construction

Construction on Middle Tennessee Boulevard will begin this Saturday as the City of Murfreesboro marks the start of an estimated 30 month-long upgrade project, according to an MTSU traffic advisory. From 7 am to 2 pm on Saturday, workers will be shifting the section of Middle Tennessee Boulevard between East Main Street and Greenland Drive into …

MTSU

Photo by David Taylor // Staff Photographer Tennessee senator and Senate Education Committee Chairman Dolores Gresham filed the Tennessee Tuition Stability Act on Jan. 21, which, if passed, would control tuition increases at Tennessee’s state colleges and universities. The act would only allow tuition growth in accordance with increases in the consumer price index. If any …

MTSU has closed seven out of nine on-campus dining locations today while the campus is closed due to winter weather conditions, according to MT Dining. Among the closures are P.O.Ds in all buildings, the Cyber Cafe, KUC Grill, Starbucks and the Student Union Food Court. During this time, Raider Zone in the James Union Building will …

MTSU Snow Ice

Photo by: Sarah Grace Taylor//Managing Editor MTSU will be closed today due to inclement weather, according to MTSU’s alert updates. All classes and school activities are cancelled, and the university’s offices will also be closed. Public safety services and facilities for on-campus students will remain in operation. The alert said that no decision has been made …