By Kaitlin Reeves // Contributing Writer With the release of their newest album, Death of a Bachelor, Panic! at the Disco continues to shatter expectations with the direction they take. This album features their usual style: cleverly written lyrics, catchy beats alongside big band/swing styles and lead singer Brendon Urie’s love of Frank Sinatra. But in comparison with …

MTSU Media and Entertainment student Charles “Chuck” E. Norwood died in his sleep on Saturday, Jan. 9, according to his family’s pastor. He was 22. Norwood, from Cleveland, Tennessee, started at MTSU as a freshman in August 2012 on a President’s scholarship. The MTSU flag flew at half-staff today in memory of Norwood. At MTSU, Norwood …

Hip-hop artist The Sonnet Man will be teaching Shakespearean workshops at MTSU as part of Tennessee State Thespian Society’s ThesCon festival on Jan. 15-16. Devon Glover, The Sonnet Man himself, is much more than just a rapper. Also an award-winning writer, artist and teacher from Brooklyn, New York who’s appeared on The Today Show and MTV, Glover reiterprets Shakespearean sonnets …

Story by Sport Editor Connor Ulrey and Assistant Sports Editor Caleb Luketic // Photo courtesy of NFL With the regular season now over and the playoffs finally here, it’s Wild Card Weekend in the NFL. Sports Editor Connor Ulrey and Assistant Sports Editor Caleb Luketic give insight into the games this weekend and who might be advancing …

Murfreesboro Police responded to a reported sexual assault Saturday at College Grove. The victim, an MTSU student, reported that the incident occurred between 6 and 9 p.m. on New Year’s Day in her apartment. The victim told police that she had been hanging out with friends at her apartment the same evening. According to the police report, a rape kit was …

The Night Before

If you’re looking for a conventional, warm-hearted holiday classic that will remind you to cherish those you love, The Night Before has it, but it’s all rolled up with typical Seth Rogen humor and the cannabis of Christmas spirit. When unforeseen tragedy inflicts the lives of best friends Ethan (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), Isaac (Rogen) and Chris (Anthony …