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Story by William Carter / Sports Editor Very few moments have occurred that completely shut down the sports world. Most recently, the Coronavirus pandemic shut down the majority of the world for months, taking sports with it. The most memorable before that is 9/11. September 11, 2001 was a normal Tuesday in America until 8:45 …

Photo and story by Mitchell Casteel / Contributing Writer MTSU held its fifth annual 9/11 remembrance on Wednesday at 7:30 a.m. at the Miller Education Center. This year’s guest speakers were the senior advisor for veterans’ initiatives and retired Lt. Gen. Keith M. Huber, Murfreesboro Mayor and MTSU alumnus Shane McFarland, executive director with Tennessee …

In honor of the 18th Anniversary of 9/11, MTSU Sidelines has asked for the members of the MTSU Community to share their memories of where they were on that fateful day. Below are quotes from current students, alumni, and parents, photos from MTSU faculty member Nathan Wahl, and features articles from the September 12, 2001 …

Photo by Caleb Revill / Reporter Heroes were honored and the perished weren’t forgotten at MTSU’s third 9/11 Observance Ceremony on Monday morning. The memorial was hosted outside of the Tom H. Jackson Building by MTSU’s Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veterans and Military Family Center, an on-campus institution that helps student veterans to study and …

Story by Daniel Scroggins and Emily Neal // Contributing writers | Photos by Emily Neal / Sidelines Students, faculty and the public paid their respects to those who lost their lives in the 9/11 terrorist attacks as Middle Tennessee State University hosted its second memorial service early Sunday to mark the 15th anniversary of the …

Special to Sidelines: Fifteen years have passed and America’s wound from 9/11 remains just as fresh as the blue sky September day the twin towers fell in New York City. Time, it seems, does not heal all wounds. As America approaches this anniversary of the worst acts of terrorism this country has witnessed, citizens are still coming to …