American indie rock group Modest Mouse performed as one of the headlining acts for the 17th annual Voodoo Experience Music + Arts Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Friday, Oct. 30, 2015. The group played a solid 70-minute set on Altar Stage, the largest on the grounds, just as the sun was setting and the crowd …

MTSU is creating a new position on campus in an effort to combat sexual assault cases, according to a release from the university. It will be the responsibility of the new coordinator to respond immediately to reported sexual assault incidents and “help the victims navigate the university’s judicial and administrative processes.” “Our desire is to …

An armed robbery was reported at MTSU’s Scarlett Commons Building 1 on Friday night, according to an alert sent out by MTSU. One suspect was described as a black male, approximately 5’6″, wearing a red hoodie. The other suspect was described as a light skinned black male, approximately 5’10”, wearing a beanie, and has tattoos …

MTSU’s Head of Veteran Affairs, Ret. Lt. Gen. Keith Huber, delivered the first pitch at the Nashville Sounds baseball game Wednesday night. It was “True Blue Night” at First Bank Park and the first 1,000 fans to visit the MTSU tents on site received a free T-shirt. The Sounds secured a 2-0 victory over Colorado …

Two Tennessee lawmakers say they are working on a bill designed to protect clergy and houses of worship that refuse to perform or host same-sex marriages. The announcement comes in response to the ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday legalizing same-sex marriage in all 50 states. In a news release, State Rep. Bryan Terry says …

The Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States, a historic ruling resultant of decades of litigation over gay rights. Prior to the ruling, gay and lesbian couples could marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court’s 5-4 ruling means the remaining 14 states, …