Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines Contributions by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor  Marine special operations forces from Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, conducted a training exercise at the Sinking Creek Water Resource Recovery Facility on Blanton Drive in Murfreesboro Wednesday night. A City of Murfreesboro Government Facebook post notified residents that the training was …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines MTSU representatives presented findings on the benefits of botanical research and hosted a tour for legislators at the Tennessee Center for Botanical Medicine Research in the MTSU Science Building on Monday. Speaker of the Tennessee House of Representatives Beth Harwell and Speaker Pro Tempore Curtis Johnson attended the …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines On Thursday MTSU’s Student Government Association discussed a resolution involving campus parking garages and bystander intervention techniques at the first meeting of the spring 2018 semester. SGA President Courtney Brandon welcomed members back at the beginning of the meeting. “I just wanted to start by saying welcome,” Brandon …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines A dozen student vehicles were relocated to parking lots after an unusual parking confusion on the first day of the spring 2018 semester at MTSU on Thursday. MTSU opened to a late start after two consecutive school closings on Tuesday and Wednesday. Many of the parking lots on campus …

Photo by Caleb Revill / MTSU Sidelines MTSU students and alumni were invited to the Tucker Theater on campus Monday to celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with guest speakers and a candlelight vigil. The event was an MTSU Connection Point, hosted in partnership between MTSU’s Intercultural Diversity Affairs Center and …

Photo courtesy of the City of Murfreesboro Murfreesboro’s City Council unanimously settled on a separation agreement on Monday from resigning City Manager Rob Lyons, paying a total of $95,810 in severance pay. According to the agreement, Lyons will receive his regular pay, which includes a full bi-weekly paycheck of $6,685 and a partial bi-weekly paycheck of …