An MTSU student was assaulted on Wednesday night while walking from a friend’s off-campus apartment, according to Murfreesboro police. Alexander Dave, 21, told police as he was walking from an unknown location near campus at around 6:15 p.m., a group of black males approached him and began to assault him. Dave, a junior at MTSU, …

BRIGHTON, Tenn. (AP) — A West Tennessee mayor has been indicted for allegedly using city resources for work on his son’s home. The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation alleges that 53-year-old Mayor Jeffrey Scott used city personnel and equipment to help with construction work on his son’s house last month. A Tipton County grand jury returned …

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — A Halloween display featuring several effigies hanging from a tree in the yard of on-post housing has been taken down at Fort Campbell. Post spokeswoman Rayna Holley says several people reported the display Tuesday and the resident was contacted and willingly removed the display. The figures were hanging by ropes in front …

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A commercial supply ship bound for the International Space Station has exploded moments after liftoff. Orbital Sciences Corp.’s unmanned rocket blew up over the launch complex at Wallops Island, Virginia, just six seconds after liftoff. The company says no one was believed to be hurt and the damage appeared to …

A female student reported an indecent exposure incident in the first floor lab of James E. Walker Library on Tuesday afternoon around 4 p.m., according to a campus police report. The complainant advised library workers as she was leaving the area that a man in the first floor lab was viewing pornography on a computer and …