Photos and story by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer Murfreesboro citizens enjoyed food, drinks and live music at the Oaklands Mansion’s Summer Picnic Party and Fundraiser on Friday. The Oaklands Mansion party and fundraiser is held to both raise money for the property’s changes and updates as well as an attempt to better connect with …

Photos and story by Karly Cordell / MTSU Sidelines Hundreds of vendors traveled from all over in hopes of showing off and selling their one-of-a-kind antiques at the 51st annual Murfreesboro Antique show held in the Middle Tennessee Expo Center on Friday. Started by the Antique Dealers Association of Rutherford County, current show owner Betty …

Photo and story by Karly Cordell / MTSU Sidelines The Murfreesboro City Council discussed the heightening of City Hall security, streamlining departments and more topics during a meeting at City Hall on Thursday. The City Council hopes to improve multiple aspects in the Murfreesboro community, with the managerial and administrative sides of things being their …

Story and photos by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer Therese Lichtenstein, curator of the “Image Building” exhibition, led the exhibition’s preview on Thursday at the Frist Art Museum in Nashville, Tennessee. Frist Art Museum’s “Image Building: How Photography Transforms Architecture” features artistic and documentary images of iconic modern architecture by photographers from the United States and Europe. …

Photo and story by Karly Cordell / MTSU Sidelines MTSU Police officers took part in a “Just and Fair Policing” training course at MTSU on Tuesday with the goal to build trust and strengthen relationships between law enforcement and the community. The training was led by MTSU Police Sgt. Jason Hurley, who started the training by …

Photos and story by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer What was once a daydream for a pair of passionate singer-songwriters is now a reality in Music City. Sixteen young female musicians performed their original songs at the second season of Girls Write Nashville, held at The Local in Nashville, Tennessee, on Saturday. Girls Write Nashville …