Former MTSU student Daniel Sullivan plead guilty in Murfreesboro on May 24 to sexual battery. Sullivan, a 21 year-old native of Illinois, was originally arrested in January 2018 for two counts of rape. He last attended MTSU in the fall 2017 semester, during which the crime occurred. The investigation was led by Murfreesboro Police Department …

Murfreesboro police are searching for a man wanted in connection with two robberies at the Family Dollar store located on Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro. The suspect, who the MPD have identified as 26 year-old LaJonte Kizer, has warrants for his arrest in Rutherford County and is wanted in Shelby County. He previously made Memphis news …

Photo courtesy of rawpixel In a gesture of community goodwill, Rivers Dental Care of Murfreesboro will be providing residents of Murfreesboro and surrounding areas with free dental services on Friday, June 7. As part of Free Dentistry Day, a national effort “dedicated to providing free dental care to the growing number of Americans without dental …

The victims of two unrelated shootings in Murfreesboro early Monday morning have been identified, according to an official press release from the Murfreesboro Police Department. The victim of the first shooting, which occurred outside Sam’s Sports Bar in Murfreesboro, was identified as Daniel Lee McCracken, 34, of Battle Creek, Michigan. The victim of the second …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines A bill that would establish polling places on institutions of higher education in Tennessee has been introduced in the General Assembly, with multiple MTSU representatives playing key roles in the formation of the proposal. London Lamar, the youngest female representative in Tennessee, has introduced HB0554, which would require …

Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office detectives are actively investigating a shooting that occurred Saturday night near Walter Hill in Rutherford County, according to a press release. The release states that the office is unable to disclose any further information at this time. To contact News Editor Angele Latham, email newseditor@mtsusidelines.com. For more news, follow us at …