MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- The Tennessee Department of Health is stepping into the controversy surrounding the use of e-cigarettes with a new health advisory.
Electronic cigarettes, or e-cigs, are battery powered electronic devices that vaporize a nicotine mixture that the user inhales. A number of stores catering to their use have opened in the mid-state in recent months.
Dr. David Reagan is the department’s Chief Medical Officer.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT) -- A mid-state historian will pay tribute this weekend to the Tuskegee Airmen, the nation’s first all African-American military air corps.
Dr. Randy Johnson is an Associate Professor at Middle Tennessee State University. Dr. Johnson will be traveling to Alabama this weekend to attend a dedication of a new museum inside Hanger Two on Moton Field where the Tuskegee Airmen took their initial flight training.
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (SIDELINES/WMOT) -- Verdicts have been handed down in a case that involves four MTSU students and the videotaped strangulation of a 19 year-old woman.
Reporter Quint Qualls with WMOT media partner Sidelines says three former MTSU football players and one student pleaded no contest on Friday to charges of aggravated assault in connection with the May, 2013 incident.
Former Blue Raiders defensive tackle James D. Jones faces up to 90 days in jail and six years of probation. He’ll be sentenced in mid-May.