Photo courtesy of Orwell Today  It seems to be a controversial trend that sparks up once or twice a year: the threat of defunding Planned Parenthood. After the election of President Donald J. Trump, the fear of Planned Parenthood closing its doors filled many Americans. On April 13, Trump signed a piece of legislation that …

Photo by Coley Brown / Pitch Perfect PR  Wednesday night, Mac DeMarco performed a sold-out show at Marathon Music Works to inarguably one of the most excited crowds that’s graced the venue in a long while.  Opening up for DeMarco were two members of his touring band — brothers, in fact — called TONSTARTSSBANDHT. This duo had the …

Photo by Coley Brown / Pitch Perfect PR  Slack rocker Mac DeMarco will be performing a show at Marathon Music Works in Nashville on Wednesday. DeMarco’s fanbase has grown significantly in the past few years, thanks to his track “Ode to Viceroy,” a song off his debut album “2” that captured the attention of many and created …

Contributions by Alexis Marshall / Assistant News Editor  Updated at 5:34 p.m. to reflect a statement issued by Student Quarters management to current residents at approximately 4:30 p.m., seen below.  [pdf-embedder url=”http://mtsusidelines.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/Greenland-Resident-Letter-5.5.17-4.pdf”]     One person is dead after being shot multiple times at Student Quarters Apartments on Greenland Drive. This afternoon at approximately 2:00 p.m., …

At nearly 10 p.m. on Wednesday night, an officer responded to several calls notifying them of a possible shooting near Greenland Drive and La Siesta Mexican restaurant. After driving down Harrison Avenue and seeing several people standing outside, an officer stopped and made contact with the subjects. They all informed the officer that one of the Harrison …

On Wednesday, Murfreesboro Police responded to a home near MTSU in reference to a domestic disturbance that resulted in the arrest of MTSU freshman Clayton Wilson. Wilson was charged with aggravated assault after physically assaulting his girlfriend. Upon arrival, officers made contact with Wilson and the victim. A minor cut on Wilson’s thumb was noted …