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Hurricane Irma


Photos courtesy of Mariana Cruzada Story by Ben Shaw / Contributing Writer When Orlando residents Mariana and Joel Cruzada saw Hurricane Irma barreling across the Atlantic heading straight for Florida, they knew evacuation was a necessity.  Their three children, Elijah, 16, Mahri, 13, and Sari, 10, have a rare genetic disorder called Shwachman-Diamond Syndrome, which causes abnormal pancreatic development and …

Photo and Story by Sara Wylie Helton / Contributing Writer While much of Florida is suffering from hurricanes, several MTSU students here in Tennessee are in limbo, waiting to see what happens to their home state and those in it. Will Mitchell, a redshirt freshman running back on the MTSU football team, is from Jacksonville …