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Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting in the area of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive on Saturday at approximately 5:51 a.m. Upon arrival, officers located six shell casings in the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive. Officers then logged the casings into evidence. Officers did not locate any victims, property damage or suspects. To contact …

Story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer Photos by Maro Isong / Contributing Writer Saturday night MTSU’s African Student Organization held an event they called “A Night in Africa,” and as guests approached the Tom Jackson Building they were greeted by the first African looks of the night as the organization’s members sported white-based dashikis …

Photos and story by Savannah Meade / Contributing Writer Men of various MTSU Greek organizations wore high heels and walked across campus in the annual “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event Tuesday to promote an end to sexual assault. The group started out at the Campus Recreation Center and walked across campus. Along the …

Photo and story by Rayyan Ahmed / Contributing Writer A panel of three professionals spoke about the growing issue of refugee displacement Tuesday in the Business and Aerospace State Farm Room on campus. The panel included James Chaney, a representative of MTSU’s Global Studies Department, Abdi Mohamed, a member of the Metro Human Relations Commission …

Photo and story by Daniel Shaw-Remeta / Contributing Writer The final installment of a three-part series called “Can Police Do That?’ took place Tuesday evening in the Student Union Building on campus. Murfreesboro attorney Scott Kimberly and his father, retired attorney Richard Kimberly, reviewed the topics discussed during previous weeks of the program, which covered …

Photo and story by Daniel Shaw-Remeta / Contributing Writer An event titled “Can Police Do That?” took place Tuesday afternoon in the Student Union Building on campus. The event was the second of a three-part series that addresses interactions with the police, constitutional rights and other issues in the legal field. Murfreesboro Attorneys Scott Kimberly …