Two MTSU students were arrested Thursday at approximately 7:30 p.m. for evading and resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a schedule VI narcotic at Raiders Ridge Apartments in Murfreesboro. An officer was conducting a courtesy room check at the apartment complex and spotted the two students, Jaidarius Temple and Justin Akins, both age …

Photo by Steve Barnum / Staff Writer Tennessee Valley Healthcare System director and Navy veteran Jennifer Vedral-Baron spoke on campus Wednesday, discussing the importance of trusted leadership and refusing to be apathetic toward day-to-day ethics. Her talk was inspired by the article  “Lying to ourselves: Dishonesty in the Army Profession” by Leonard Wong and Stephen J. Gerras. Vedral-Baron explained that …

Photo Courtesy of chrisyoungcountry.com On Sunday, country star and MTSU alumnus Chris Young established an annual scholarship to be awarded to recording industry students attending MTSU. A recent press release explained that Young has created the scholarship to help one rising junior or senior in the Department of Recording Industry each year. “MTSU helped to …

The annual Little Raiders gift-giving campaign at MTSU is seeking Secret Santas for children and youth in need for the holiday season. According to a recent press release, “members of the campus community can ‘adopt’ a Little Raider by picking a numbered paper ornament hanging on three Christmas trees across campus.” The trees can be …

Photo courtesy of MTSU News and Media Relations MTSU employees pledged more than $121,000 to go towards nonprofit charities during the 2016 MTSU Employee Charitable Giving Campaign. According to a recent press release, the theme for the charity event this year was “Shine the Light on Giving.” The goal was $120,000, and the annual campaign began …

On Saturday, The Score, a video game store in Murfreesboro, hosted a 24-hour video-game-athon to raise money and awareness for children battling cancer. Money raised during the event was donated to Vanderbilt’s Children’s Hospital. “Extra Life is a charity that works with the Children’s Miracle Network… You gain money that then goes to whatever hospital …