Photo and Story by Andrew Wigdor / Assistant News Editor Sugaree’s is a small boutique in Murfreesboro’s public square, home to internationally designed outfits, jewelry crafted by independent artists and a rowdy group of deceased gamblers who haunt the place. Stacy Higdon is the proud owner of Sugaree’s, and its “certified haunted” status indicated by …

The body of Dreyll Lamont Keeley, a 19-year-old MTSU student, was found by Murfreesboro Police near Mercury Boulevard and Dill Lane on Sunday evening. Detectives identified Keeley on Monday. Keeley was a sophomore studying business at the university. MTPD detectives believe Keeley’s injuries were self-inflicted, but this has yet to be confirmed by an official autopsy. …

Photo by Greg French / Sidelines Archive Governor Bill Haslam announced widespread changes for Tennessee higher education in the annual State of the State address before the Tennessee General Assembly on Monday evening. According to a press release from University President Sidney A. McPhee, MTSU performed an analysis of the address and its direct effects …

Photo Courtesy of the Metro Nashville Police Department Former MTSU Kappa Alpha Psi fraternity president Clinton Knox III was dismissed of all rape charges after pleading guilty to charges of robbery and criminal impersonation in court Thursday. According to the Office of the Davidson County Criminal Court Clerk, Knox was placed on a six-year probation due to …

Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting in the 7 Star Hookah parking lot at 1104 Memorial Blvd. Sunday morning at approximately 3:00 a.m. The manager of 7 Star Hookah reported to the dispatched police that there was a group of men and women in the parking lot fighting, and one person started shooting. Vehicles were …

Photo by Greg French / Sidelines Archive As Donald Trump’s claim to power has officially begun, Barack Obama’s has ended after eight years of service. Within that time, Americans have seen war, acts of terrorism and the end of an enormous financial crisis. Through all of this, Obama served with varying results and support. The …