The 18-year-old male who was shot in the upper torso at the Gateway Apartments Tuesday night has died from his injuries, according to the Murfreesboro Police Department. Police responded at 8:13 p.m. to reports of gunshots near 1841 New Lascassas Pike. When officers arrived, they found the victim, Kendrick Love, suffering from life-threatening injuries sustained from …

Photo by Cat Murphy / Sidelines Archive  Murfreesboro police arrested Elliott Griham, 18, for reckless endangerment and Kalvin Thomas, 20, for criminal trespassing and drug possession Monday night at Aspen Heights. Although arrested on separate charges, the two were connected in an earlier incident occurring at Student Quarters Apartments. According to the report, police responded at approximately …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Update May 17: This article was updated to clarify that the committee meeting only voted on recommendation for approval of policies, opposed to voting on the full measures themselves. Members of the MTSU Board of Trustees met Monday to discuss academic affairs, student life and athletics, in addition …

A Murfreesboro police officer arrested Jason Mobley, 23, after responding Saturday to a report of shots fired at 5:50 a.m. at the North Campus apartment complex off Old Lascassas Highway. When the officer arrived on scene, the complainant told the officer shots had been fired from the unit above his, according to the police report. …

Photos by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor 2,171 MTSU undergraduates received their diplomas Saturday in the Murphy Center after commencement ceremonies and speeches by guest speakers encouraging undergraduates to embrace the future, according to a university press release. Williamson County Schools Superintendent Mike Looney delivered a speech on the importance of making the most …

Photo by Eric Goodwin / Assistant News Editor Astronomy and Physics Professor Eric Klumpe provided a lecture on eclipses Friday night in the Wiser-Patten Science Hall as a part of MTSU’s “First Friday Star Party” series. The lecture, titled “Funky Fiziks in Film,” addressed movies involving eclipses and the upcoming solar eclipse that will occur on …