Photo by Eric Goodwin / MTSU Sidelines Archive   A pedestrian was hit while crossing the street on South Church Street by a 2018 Honda Fit on Tuesday night, according to a fatality crash report from the Murfreesboro Police Department. The pedestrian, identified as Douglas Burton, 39, was treated on the scene by Murfreesboro Fire Rescue …

Photo courtesy of Andrew Oppmann Story by Megan Cole / Assistant News Editor MTSU President Sidney McPhee renewed an academic partnership with Ningbo University in China on Friday, according to a press release by MTSU. This partnership allows for Chinese actuarial science students to stay on MTSU’s campus and finish their degrees. It also extends …

Photo by Megan Cole / MTSU Sidelines  Nearly 40 people took a stand against what is being called the “family separation policy” in front of U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais’ office Wednesday afternoon. Christopher Hale, a District 4 congressional candidate, led a group in the “Murfreesboro Patriotic March to End Family Separation Policy” on the downtown …

Photo courtesy of Bonnaroo Walking up to the “Soberoo” tent at Bonnaroo, there are multiple people dancing in circles, having a great time and promoting the sober festival life. While Soberoo is not affiliated with Alcoholics Anonymous or Narcotics Anonymous, there are people from all walks of life that enjoy this community experience. From recovering …

Photo courtesy of Bonnaroo “SheROO” was established last year at Bonnaroo with only about 30 women in attendance. Since then, that number doubled at Bonnaroo 2018, resulting in over 70 female and non-binary Bonnaroovians camping together at Tennessee’s popular festival. Most women hear of SheROO through word of mouth or the themed community camping page on the …