Tristan Jones // Contributing Writer Murfreesboro Police responded to a call about an attempted kidnapping at the Altitude Apartments off Bradyville Parkway early Wednesday morning, according a police report. The complainant, Percia McFarrin, 26, told police that she was walking to her apartment around 1 a.m. when an unknown Hispanic male “came from around the side of …

by Ethan Clark // Contributing Writer MTSU hosted it’s 40th annual Groundhog Day Luncheon in the Murphy Center to celebrate the start of the Middle Tennessee State University’s baseball season on Monday morning. The luncheon started 42 years ago when the start of the school’s baseball season happened to fall on the same day as …

GLENDALE, AZ – FEBRUARY 01: Recording artist Katy Perry performs onstage during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show at University of Phoenix Stadium on February 1, 2015 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

By Jamie Cooley, Staff Writer Katy Perry’s Super Bowl XLIX Halftime show lived up to expectations with a performance filled with her greatest hits and some special guests. Perry, as always, kept her originality by entering the field wearing a flame-enhanced dress, singing her 2013 hit “Roar,” while riding the back of a giant, golden tiger set-piece. The stage …

A woman reported to police that “she thought she had been raped” at the Gentleman Jim’s Bar & Grill located at 1325 Greenland Drive, according to a Murfreesboro police report. The victim told police the incident occurred between the hours of 9 p.m. Saturday and 3 a.m. Sunday, according to Murfreesboro police. The woman was transported to …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer EL PASO, Texas – A strong second half performance wasn’t enough to secure a come-from-behind win as Middle Tennessee (12-10, 5-4 C-USA) suffered an 83-70 defeat to UTEP at Don Haskins Arena. The Blue Raiders struggled on both sides of the ball and trailed 45-33 with 1:13 left in the …

By Tristan Jones//Contributing Writer MTSU’s College of Mass Communication hosted a student organization fair on Thursday to allow students to a chance to get to know more about the groups and opportunities available. Every semester the college hosts an organization fair to give students the opportunity to learn more about organizations related to their department. The organizations that …