The Tennessee Highway Patrol is asking for any information regarding the identity of a driver who hit and killed a woman on Interstate 24 in Smyrna Saturday morning. THP received a tip around 10:30 a.m. Saturday of a deceased female lying in a ditch on the side of the interstate. The incident is being investigated …

Photo courtesy of MTSU News Story by Rayyan Ahmed / Contributing Writer MTSU will be making noise again at the upcoming 61st annual Grammy Awards, this time with seven university-connected people contributing to rap, Americana, country and gospel projects. This group includes a recent graduate who was still a student when nominated as a part …

A shooting and car crash in Murfreesboro Wednesday night sent one man to the hospital, according to the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. The incident occurred around 7 p.m. on Central Valley Road. The victim was treated by paramedics for non-life threatening injuries and then taken to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital. The Tennessee Highway Patrol are …

Photo courtesy of Andy Heidt / MTSU News A landmark partnership was formed Monday when officials from Middle Tennessee State University and China’s Guangxi University of Chinese Medicine met in the President’s Conference Room at the Cope Administration Center. The meeting, which was headed by MTSU Provost Mark Byrnes and Guangxi representative Jiagang Deng, culminated …

Photo courtesy of United States Geological Survey Residents of Eastern Tennessee were startled awake early Wednesday morning by a rare 4.4 magnitude earthquake, which struck about seven miles northeast of Decatur County, Tennessee. The vibrations, which could be felt as far as Atlanta, Georgia, and in parts of North Carolina, produced a 3.3 magnitude aftershock …