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Photo courtesy of Nashville Pride Story by Meredith White / Contributing Writer Recognized as National LGBT Pride Month, June’s thirty days are filled with events that will honor and celebrate. Various events are scheduled throughout the month, everything from pageants to a night spent at the ballpark. There truly is a little something planned for …

Photo and Story by Wesley McIntyre / Staff Writer Musicians, artists and many others in Murfreesboro’s creative community came together on Saturday to attend the Boro Fondo Bazaaro, a music and arts fair that doubled as a flea market. The event was held as a fundraiser for Boro Fondo, an annual bike, music and arts …

Photos by Wes McIntyre / Contributing Photographer Story by Wes McIntyre / Contributing Writer The newest exhibit at the Todd Art Gallery opened on Wednesday featuring work from two well-renowned contemporary painters, Lori Larusso and John Osgood. The reception was open from 4-6 p.m., and over the course of these two hours, there were several …

Photo by Alexis House / Contributing Photographer Story by Shorin Estell / Contributing Writer and Marissa Gaston / Lifestyles Editor Students and community members packed in the Student Union ballroom Friday night for MTSU’s first annual Black History Month fashion show, “Color of the Runway,” which was completely conceptualized and organized by a team of students headed …

Photo by Steve Barnum / Contributing Writer Story by Steve Barnum / Contributing Writer Senior psychology major Ramona Creighton has two freshly inked tattoos of flowers and a black cat on her forearm. She got the black cat tattooed on Friday the 13th and intends to get a white cat that isn’t hissing on her opposite arm …

Photo by Pete Souza / White House official photo The presidency of Barack Obama, the first African-American President of the United States, was something of a cultural phenomenon. Here was a Senator who defied the stereotypes set by an intolerant society. Here was a Harvard graduate who fought past the social constraints imposed upon African-American citizens. …