Photo courtesy of Tumblr Story by Kara Aguilar/ Contributing Writer Tumblr’s decision to permanently ban adult content sparked outrage among loyal users that view the popular microblogging site as a safe haven for marginalized groups to explore and express their sexuality. Effective Dec. 17, Tumblr will no longer allow adult content comprised of “photos, videos, …

Photo and Story by Maraya H. Richards / Contributing Writer  The MTSU Service Award Luncheon, hosted by Human Resources Services, was held Thursday in the James Union Building at MTSU. Nearly 250 faculty and staff members were honored for their hard work and contributions toward creating an outstanding learning environment for over 10 years. Colleagues …

Photos and story by Joseph Choi / Contributing Writer  MTSU’s Eta Psi chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha began their first toy drive this week. They have partnered with the Salvation Army to benefit 14 children, aged six months to 13 years old. The members said that they felt a toy drive, although small, would make a significant …

Photos and story by Caryn Tramel / Contributing Writer  Catfeine, a Murfreesboro cat cafe, hosted a pop-up event Saturday at Cultivate Coworking to celebrate being one step closer to opening a permanent location. The event offered a one-hour session with cats, local baked goods from Olive Branch Bakery and coffee from Just Love for those …

Photo courtesy of Revolt Story by Isong Maro / Contributing Writer Philadelphia artist Meek Mill’s has released his fourth studio album, titled “Championships.” The album follows his mixtape (EP) released earlier this year, “Legends of the Summer,” and both projects come off the back of his well publicized run-in with the law that saw him incarcerated …

Photo and story by Toriana Williams / Contributing Writer In 1996, Amy Grimes’ life changed for the better. For most of her life, Grimes, a Murfreesboro business owner, has had to deal with the misfortune of chronic pain. “Living with chronic pain is horrible. I made it to work every day, but then I would …