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Memphis Police Department Experiences Rise in Resignations

January 22, 2015

With jobs ranging from training K-9s to patrolling streets and most importantly protecting and saving lives, police officers are an foundation of every community. However, in cities that mirror Nashville is size such as Memphis, our police force's worth is being challenged. Nashville, as a growing "it" city, should watch carefully what is happening in neighboring cities in Tennessee so as a community,...

Video & Article: From Halloween to Dia de los Meurtos

November 2, 2014

A Brief History of Halloween Twilight frights and midnight delights! From ancient druidic times to present day, this is your crash course on the day called "Halloween". Starting back on Celtic Ireland, Halloween's roots can be traced to the festival of Samhain (pronounced “Sow-in”). This was a time when bonfires were lit, people dressed in costume, and burned sacrifices to pagan gods, all to ...

Johnny O’ Marching Band Takes 3rd at Music City Invitational

Johnny O’ Marching Band Takes 3rd at Music City Invitational

October 19, 2014

If you have seen this year's marching band show, you still have a few opportunities left, but the most exciting performance will certainly take place at the Contest of Champions, the state of Tennessee's State Championship for marching bands. The Awesome Johnny O band will perform at 3:00, just after admission at MTSU on Saturday, 10/24. This year's show is unique and very different from previous...

Brittany Murphy’s Death & Last Film ‘Something Wicked’

September 19, 2014

 As you might know, one of the highest rank actresses in Hollywood passed away in December 19, 2009, from “pneumonia,” if it’s true. Murphy’s dad, Angelo Bertolotti, didn’t buy the story of her death. Later, Bertolotti decided to open up a case for his daughter’s death because he knew someone murdered her. When the test results came up, the investigators told Bertolotti she had only di...

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