Photo and story by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer Dozens of people from the Rutherford County Democratic Party gathered in support of Democratic candidates running for office at their Election Night Watch Party in Murfreesboro on Thursday. One person watching closely was Democratic candidate Chris Mayor, who was running for Tennessee House District 49 against …

Photo and story by LB Rogers / Contributing Writer Just a selfie, a smile and local polling stations got some Nashville voters a free night of indie rock music Thursday at Mercy Lounge. Indie artists Tristen, Robyn Hitchcock, Pat Sansone and more joined with organizations Please Vote Nashville and #iVoted for a local Election Day …

Photos and story by Karly Cordell / Contributing Writer The third annual Dogma Dance Off Music Festival was held at the Murfreesboro Little Theatre on Saturday. Created and hosted by Ethan Boyd, Dogma Dance Off originated as a small festival with close friends in his parents’ backyard. The free festival has since grown and hosted …

This article was updated at 9:25 p.m. on July 29, 2018, to clarify details regarding the Aim Higher Act. Photo courtesy of Education and the Workforce Committee Democrats Story by Sarah Dixon-Morgan / Contributing Writer With goals to make college more accessible and affordable to a larger number of students, the Aim Higher Act was revealed …

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 …