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Photo by Joi Williams / MTSU Sidelines Two of the best defenses in Conference USA squared off on Thursday night in the Murphy Center, as the Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders (11-7, 3-2) battled the Mean Green of North Texas (11-6, 2-3). The defensive slugfest played out in favor of MTSU, who came away with the …

Photo courtesy of the American Heart Association Hundreds of Rutherford County and Middle Tennessee hearts will be pumping at the Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Saturday as citizens walk and raise money for the fight against heart disease. The 2017 Rutherford County Heart Walk, which is a part of a national, American Heart Association sponsored …

Photo by Lauren Frances / Submitted Story by Kristen Brothers / Contributing Writer It’s the age of Pinterest-perfect weddings and breathtaking bridal bouquets; the only problem is, sometimes those wedding boards are far from realistic. However, that could changing here in Middle Tennessee, as former MTSU student Lauren Frances has got your flowers covered. Frances …

Photo Courtesy of the National Weather Service One of the most grueling heat waves of the summer hit Middle Tennessee Wednesday and will last through the weekend. According to National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Meteorologist Mark Rose, Middle Tennessee residents can expect daily temperature highs in the mid 90’s until Saturday. Heat index values, which are measures …

Photo by Brent Beerends / MT Athletic Communications Story by Tim Carroll / Contributing Writer With college football camps starting in late July, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are ready to continue preparations for the 2017 season. The 2016 season was fairly successful, as Middle Tennessee started 6-2 and appeared to be geared to win …

Video by Rusty Ellis / Sports Editor and Cody Strickler / Sports Reporter  Although the Blue Raider tennis seasons are over, there’s still a group in Murfreesboro using the sport to make a difference in the community. Buddy Up Tennis is a program for kids and young adults with Down Syndrome that focuses on giving their athletes …