Although she sat perched in a plush armchair inside the Student Union Building on a sprawling university campus, she was not a student, at least, not anymore. Dissatisfied with her classes and scheduling, she ceased her academic studies to pursue an education in something a little less orthodox. She decided to swap her textbooks for …

Murfreesboro Police were called to the Walmart on Old Fort Parkway just after midnight Wednesday morning in regards to a possible shoplifting, according to the Murfreesboro Police Department. When police arrived on the scene, a Walmart employee identified two men, Bobby Durham, 19, and Samuel Carini, 20,  who were believed to be hiding lifted merchandise …

A new First Assistant U.S. Attorney was named today to take the place of David Rivera, former U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Tennessee, according to a press release from the Attorney’s office in Nashville. Jack Smith, former head of the Department of Justice’s Public Integrity department, will vacate his current position at the …

Two journalists and a St. Louis alderman will host a free public forum in Tucker Theater on Feb. 10 to discuss the reporting process behind the death of Michael Brown and the riots following. David Carson, a photographer and videographer will join USA Today reporter Yamiche Alcindor and St. Louis alderman Antonio French in addressing …

MTSU’s 2015 Tommy T. Martin Chair of Insurance Invitational Scramble Golf Tournament will be held Tuesday, April 21 at Rockvale’s Champions Run Golf Course. The tournament raises money for scholarship to benefit students enrolled in the Jennings A. Jones College of Business’s insurance major. The scholarship recipients are selected based on academic achievements, leadership skills and …

Around 8:30 p.m. Thursday, students in Gracy Hall dormitory reported an individual with a gun walking nearby, as well as having heard at least one gunshot. Witnesses heard what they believed to be a gunshot moments after a Gracy hall resident and her guest reportedly saw a black male hold and cock a black handgun. …