An MTSU student was arrested for soliciting a prostitute at the Baymont Inn and Suites at 2230 Armory Drive on Wednesday night. The 19-year-old freshman was found in the restroom of a room being used by a 26-year-old woman who had previously identified herself to the arresting officer as a prostitute, according to a Murfreesbro …

The fatal shooting of Joeuan Booker in a Vanderbilt University parking garage Saturday night may have been drug related, according to Metro police. Vanderbilt police found Booker, 31, in the Wesley Place parking garage at the Northeast corner of campus at around 11:40 p.m. Saturday with an apparent gunshot wound, the Tennessean reports. Surveillance video …

Hopefully Professors at MTSU made the most of their Thursday classes. The university will close at 1:45 p.m. in anticipation of “approaching inclement weather,” according to an MTSU Alert. Only services essential to public safety will remain open. While no official decision has been made about whether the University will stay open Saturday, the alert …

Two MTSU students reported nearly becoming victims of check fraud schemes within three days of each other earlier this month. On Tuesday, February 3, a 19-year-old female student told University police that she had received an email in reference to a job with Aramark, the food company that services the MTSU, several weeks earlier. According to …

A 50-year-old man was cited for Indecent Exposure after a student reported she saw him exposing himself in the first floor computer lab of Walker Library on the evening of Tuesday, February 3. The female student, 20, told police she saw a man “performing a lewd act” while sitting next to her, according to a …

Governor Bill Haslam’s proposal to extend healthcare coverage to 280,000 low-income Tennesseans failed during a special legislative session on Wednesday afternoon. The Senate Health Committee defeated the Republican governor’s Insure Tennessee plan on a 7-4 vote. The Tennessee General Assembly met early Wednesday afternoon to decide whether or not to approve Insure Tennessee, the Obamacare alternative proposed …