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Photo Courtesy of Flickr Story by Timirra Gaither / Contributing Writer From tests to papers to having a full-time job, students have a lot on their plates while attending college. Planning a dream wedding, their dream wedding ring from Manlybands.com and all at the same time might seem impossible to some, but many students are …

Photo and Story by Shorin Estell / Staff Writer Watauga County just might be the craziest place in Tennessee you’ve never heard of. For instance, in March 2015, Roscoe and Kimberly Turin faced drug charges after police found unprescribed hydrocodone pills during a raid by the Watauga County Animal Patrol, which suspected the Turins were …

Photo and story by Jarron Parker / Contributing Writer Four MTSU professors and 14 students traveled to Ripley and Cincinnati, Ohio, to visit museums focused on the institution of slavery in the US this past weekend. After a five-hour drive, the two buses arrived at a two-story brick house right on the Ohio River that once belonged …

Photo and Story by Breshaun Oglesby / Contributing Writer Colby Obrien, 23, is transforming the sneaker culture in Tennessee one sole at a time. Obrien is the owner of Sole Collections, a sneaker consignment shop, located on 115 East Vine St. in Murfreesboro. It’s the only sneaker consignment store in the metro area that allows …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor / Editor-in-Chief  A virtually empty wallet, a desperate Facebook post and a random act of kindness brought together Lindsey Elkins, Jade Peppers and the MTSU class of 2018 in an unexpected way over the weekend. “To the person that has my wallet and keys… If you took it on purpose, …

Photo by Silas Vassar III via Devin Matthews Story by Shorin Estell / Staff Writer Graduates are usually afraid of what is to come after college. The final coddling stage in life has ended, and many feel unsure. Student loans become an actual thing, and they make you think long and hard about whether or not …