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Blackman High School


Photo courtesy Rutherford County Schools Story by Shanna Love / Contributing Writer The Rutherford County Board of Education held a special meeting on the topic of school safety Monday night at Blackman High School. Local officials, parents, police officers and educators gathered in the auditorium of the school to discuss future safety plans for the …

Photo by William Green / MTSU Sidelines Story by William Green / Contributing Writer and Megan Cole / Contributing Writer Contributions by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor  On Wednesday, March 14, exactly one month after the infamous mass shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students across the country participated in National School Walkout …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines  While ideas such as first dates, making grades and watching TV may usually be at the forefront of any given highschooler’s mind, one unusual thought has made its way to thousands of young adults in America: guns. For Blackman High School sophomore Valentino Damico, 16, that thought isn’t …

Photo courtesy of WGNS Two students from Blackman High School in Murfreesboro were killed early Saturday morning after their vehicle went off the road and into a creek. The incident occurred around 3:30 a.m. at the intersection of Dilton Mankin Road and Wilson Overall Road. After careening off the side of the road, the vehicle …

MTSU football

Photo by Gregory French As MTSU football prepares for their matchup against Alabama A&M, running back I’Tavius Mathers and wide receiver Ty Lee are set to make their Blue Raider debuts. Mathers’ college football journey is coming to a close just as Lee’s is about to begin. Mathers has experienced recent adversity, while Lee has …