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Story by Toriana Williams / Contributing Writer Photo courtesy of Murfreesboro Voice A suicidal man in Mississippi is alive today due to the determination of one of Murfreesboro’s own. On Dec. 26 2019, Murfreesboro Dispatcher Brady Lutton was browsing a Firefighter Facebook group, when he saw suicidal posts made by a distraught man–who will remain …

Photo by Alexis Marshall/ Assistant News Editor Members of Omega Phi Alpha service sorority gathered at the Student Union Building on Sunday night to honor the memory of MTSU alumna Ruthie Evans, who committed suicide late Friday night. Senior Abby Howard, 20, organized the event to facilitate the grieving process for other members of the …

Photo courtesy of Rolling Stone Chester Bennington, frontman for American rock band Linkin Park, was found dead from a successful suicide attempt July 20, and while his physical presence may be gone forever, his legacy remains within the hearts of so many fans. Though the world is forced to mourn the loss of Bennington, memories …

Photo courtesy of Pexels Going away to college is an exciting time – for most. It’s a time to explore new interests and to form relationships and connections with your fellow students. College can be the start of your new life; but let’s face it, life is pretty scary sometimes. Everyone moves at their own …

Black and red flags dotted the lawn in front of the Student Union Wednesday morning to raise awareness of the prevalence of suicide on college campuses. This is the second year that MTSU’s chapter of To Write Love on Her Arms, a non-profit organization devoted to “providing hope” to those struggling with mental illness or …