Posts in category

News

Local and state news from Sidelines staff and other sources


A former TSA officer from Murfreesboro has been arrested on a multiple count felony indictment accusing him of secretly taking video of a female co-worker in a restroom at Nashville International Airport. Daniel Boykin, 33, of Meigs Drive, is being held on charges of unlawful photography, aggravated burglary, wiretapping, unlawful telephone recording and two computer crimes, …

Emergency room personnel at St. Thomas Rutherford hospital notified MTSU Police that a student had been admitted to the ER on Friday for sexual assault, according to campus crime logs. The student did not wish to file a report with campus police. However, the victim did have a rape kit performed, according to the log. …

Sunday night at approximately 5:29 P.M., MTSU experienced a brief power outage across campus. According to the campus News and Media Department, the Murfreesboro Electric Department experienced a problem with their East Substation. As a result MTSU’s campus was temporarily without power. Many students in the James E. Walker library lost entire documents as a …

By Samantha Hearn and Robby Ker Alberto Gonzales, the former United States Attorney General during the George W. Bush administration, was welcomed to campus on Thursday afternoon by a mix of potential law students and protestors. Gonzales, the current Dean of Belmont University Law School, spoke on law school and the legal profession at 1 pm in …

RYAN LUCAS, Associated Press   BEIRUT (AP) — U.S. fighter jets and bombers expanded their aerial campaign against Islamic State targets Wednesday, striking the militants in both Syria and Iraq even as the extremists pressed their offensive in Kurdish areas within sight of the Turkish border, where fleeing refugees told of civilians beheaded and towns torched. President …

Alberto Gonzales, the former attorney general during the presidency of George W. Bush, will speak at MTSU on Thursday, Sept. 25 in the Simmons Amphitheater of the Paul. W. Martin Sr. Honors Building. Gonzales, the Dean of Belmont University College of Law, will speak about law school and the legal profession from 1:00 p.m. t0 …