A 17-year-old Murfreesboro student was arrested and charged with two felony counts of making false reports Thursday after publishing threatening posts on social media. An Instagram post surfaced Thursday afternoon and threatened to “kill these people at Riverdale High School.” The post specified that the crime would occur at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Friday. The …

Video by Andrew Wigdor / Editor-in-Chief and Caleb Revill / News Editor U.S. Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn traveled to MTSU Wednesday to speak with Sidelines about the issues she hopes to address if elected. Blackburn, a Republican, has served as the U.S. representative for Tennessee’s 7th congressional district since 2003. Last year, she announced her …

Photo courtesy of MTSU MTSU has announced that the gubernatorial forum that was to take place on Sept. 20 on campus has been canceled due to scheduling conflicts for the candidates. The free event was supposed to be moderated by veteran television journalist and former WTVF-TV lead anchor Chris Clark, who is an adjunct professor …

Photo by Devon Arnold / MTSU Sidelines Archive  For the first time in the university’s history, MTSU will allow the sale of alcohol at Saturday’s home football game in Floyd Stadium, creating a shift in the overall game-day experience and security. The new allowance stems from the passing of House Bill 2275/Senate Bill 2111, which …

Photos courtesy of IMDB We’re halfway through the year, and the future of films has never seemed brighter. In the six months of 2018, a plethora of well-made movies graced the silver screen, and it’s time to reflect on the films that have already made their mark. Read below for the best movies of the …

Photo and story by Tiffany Brady / MTSU Seigenthaler News Service Kentucky-based band Dan Luke and The Raid performed Bonnaroo’s surprise set to kick off the annual festival on Thursday night alongside Cage The Elephant. Dan Luke lead singer Dan Schultz sat down with Sidelines to discuss the exciting and unwieldy show. Just a week before Bonnaroo’s …