MTSU Spring Break Canceled

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Rutherford County Mask Mandate Lifted Early

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By Makala Greene   Women across the nation are celebrating the centennial year of their right to vote and in Tennessee the event is especially celebrated.  In August of 1920, the state became the 36th state in the union to approve the 19th Amendment, which extended voting privileges to women. As the nation is less …

By Rebecca Stockton Over a span of 70 years, or three generations of activists, women of Tennessee pushed for equality in the voting booths. In 1920, one hundred years ago, their efforts were rewarded by Tennessee’s radical decision to ratify the 19th Amendment, giving women the right to vote. To honor this monumentally historic day, …

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Story by Caroline Culver/ Contributing Writer The sun shines down brightly, and the wind whips through a parking lot filled with only four cars. Soon, there will be more. It’s April 21, a Tuesday, and four pre-K teachers and assistants gather in the front parking lot of their Ashland City, Tennessee elementary school. East Cheatham …

Story by Jasmine Crawford/ Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee State University students have a new tool to contact employers and apply for internships, jobs and career-related events. Handshake, a career networking site made for emerging professionals, is a new service and is now available for log-on to all students here, free. “Students can log onto Handshake …

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Blue Raider Sports

Football: Raiders collapse in Battle for the Palladium loss

Football: Blue Raiders no match for dominant Army in season opener

Football: MTSU players sign with NFL teams as undrafted free agents

Men’s Basketball: Blue Raiders add two key transfers to 2020-21 roster

Music, Arts, Culture


Photo Courtesy of Hollywood Insider Story by Peyton Tranas/Contributing Writer Director Antonio Campos (“Christine”) unravels a story of heartache, loss, “delusions” and revenge in “The Devil All the Time.” Based on the 2011 novel written by Donald Ray Pollock, who also stars as the film’s narrator, the film version features a star-studded lineup of actors, …

Photos Courtesy of Breonna Bourque, Jonathan Salazar and Ashley Barrientos Story by Ashley Barrientos/Contributing Writer While several businesses are grappling with the economic repercussions of COVID-19, there is one industry that has benefitted from the pandemic: video games. A research report conducted by Simon-Kucher & Partners in early August found that COVID-19 lockdowns gave rise …

Photo Courtesy of NDTV Story by Brandon Black/Lifestyles Editor Chadwick Boseman, the performer who practically reincarnated Jackie Robinson and James Brown onscreen in “42” and “Get on Up,” and solidified Black Panther as an icon in the pantheon of cinema’s greatest heroes, has died of cancer at age 43. Boseman’s official Twitter account released a …