by Ethan Clark // Contributing Writer, Rhiannon Gilbert // Assistant Features Editor, and Sarah Grace Taylor // Assistant Lifestyles Editor  Classes have been cancelled for the past couple days thanks to a winter storm that left campus covered in ice and snow. Most of MTSU has been shut down, leaving the people in dorms and …

by Jamie Cooley // Staff Writer MTSU’s sexual responsibility week continued with the lecture “Mr./Mrs. Right, Wrong, Right Now” held in the Carson-Kennedy Nursing building on Thursday evening. Lisa Schrader, the director of health promotions at MTSU, put on the event with the help of a few students who are a part of the Student Health Services …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Olivia Jones and the Blue Raiders (17-6, 11-2 C-USA) used an all-around effort to cruise to their fifth straight home win, routing North Texas (3-20, 2-11 C-USA), 85-59. The Blue Raiders jumped out to a quick 7-0 lead before sophomore forward Eboniey Jeter put North Texas on the …

Shelf Life is a weekly book column where our staff reviews new releases, buzzed-about novels and personal favorites. Happy Valentine’s Day, MTSU. For our latest edition of Shelf Life, we thought we’d share our thoughts on that sex book everyone over the age over 15 has been raging about, E.L. James’ Fifty Shades of Grey. …

By Jake Miller//Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders baseball team started out the season with a big 7-2 win against the Jacksonville University Dolphins. Senior Michael Adkins had four RBI in the game to tie his career high and added two doubles to boost the Blue Raiders to the victory. Adkins triggered Middle Tennessee’s …

By Rickey Fuquay, Jr.//Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee (16-6, 10-2 C-USA) cruised to a win Thursday night at the Murphy Center after defeating Rice 79-61. It was a historic night for the Blue Raiders. Senior forward Cheyenne Parker recorded her 79th block of the season with 15:07 left in the second half to break the school …