Photo by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor Murfreesboro Police conducted a drug investigation at an apartment in the Student Quarters apartment complex on South Rutherford Boulevard on Wednesday at approximately 10:43 p.m. Upon arrival, officers knocked on the door of the apartment and made contact with Ricky Madden Jr. When the door was opened, the …

Photo courtesy of MTSU News An MTSU assistant professor of history has traveled to Russia to investigate the “Siberian Seven” after receiving a grant to fund her expedition from the National Endowment for the Humanities. Emily Baran will be conducting research in Moscow for about nine more weeks because of the $6,000 NEH grant and her desire to study …

Murfreesboro Police released a “Be on the Lookout” for Matthew Stafford, 16, on Saturday. According to a press release from MPD Public Information Officer Kyle Evans, Stafford walked away from his job at the Sonic restaurant on Middle Tennessee Boulevard on Thursday. He was last seen at the Walmart on South Rutherford Boulevard on Friday. …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor The plans for the proposed “The Cove at Oaklands,” the 11.6 acres of townhomes that were to be built on an area of land near Oaklands Mansion, were withdrawn by the applicant, and the public hearing for the plans was taken off the agenda of the Murfreesboro City …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Murfreesboro Police responded to a reported domestic assault involving an MTSU student at Campus Crossings Apartments on Thursday at approximately 3:13 p.m. Upon arrival, officers made contact with Marcellus Park, 24, who committed the assault, and the victim, an MTSU student. The victim stated to police that the incident …

Photo Courtesy of MTSU News An MTSU student and an MTSU alumna have traveled overseas to study language after receiving 2017 Critical Language Scholarships from the U.S. Department of State. Ethan McHugh, a senior double-majoring in philosophy and religious studies, and Bonnie Walker, a recent MTSU graduate with a degree in international relations and a …