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Photo Courtesy of Flickr Murfreesboro is among the twenty fastest-growing cities in the United States, so it comes as no surprise that new restaurants are starting to make it their new home. Both family-owned eateries and corporate chains are moving into the Murfreesboro community. Below are four recent Murfreesboro arrivals. Puckett’s Grocery (114 N Church St.) Puckett’s Grocery, which …

Photo courtesy of Fox News  MTSU closed its Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen location in the Student Union Building last Friday. Dippers Chicken will replace the popular food chain and is expected to open May 18. Like Popeyes, Dippers will accept FlexBucks and offer Meal Equivalency during lunch and dinner meal periods. Some students expressed mixed emotions about the …

Photo Courtesy of Flickr Story by Savanna Hazlewood / Staff Writer According to New York University, college students eat at fast-food restaurants on average one to three times per week, and judging by those statistics, we’re pretty good at consuming food from fast-food chains. But how good are we at actually ordering it? According to a …

Photos and story by Jeffrey Harrell/ Contributing writer  “Ding, ding,” the timer sounds, signaling the first batch of blueberry muffins are done. Chantell Kennedy-Shehan resets her timer for another batch. She has two more before she switches to cinnamon rolls. Her iPhone dings again, this time to tell her it’s 5:30 a.m., an hour before …

Photo courtesy of WordPress  Since Murfreesboro is a college town, it’s home to thousands of students looking for something to do with their friends. It’s more than likely that your friend group is tired of doing the same ritual every night after class, and is confined to activities that are wallet-friendly. If that’s the case, …

The fall semester is starting back up and that means hundreds of new or transfer students have just moved to Murfreesboro. After a few weeks of meal plan gluttony, you’ll probably want a change of pace and a trip off campus. Below are all of the best eats for college students in Murfreesboro. Mostly locally …