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Photo Courtesy of Nashville Pride As Middle Tennessee prepares for the Nashville Pride Festival this weekend, many are excitedly making their festival plans. The event is set to feature musical entertainment, drag shows and an equality march, all of which will celebrate the LGBTQ  community. But what does Pride look like in Tennessee, a state …

Photo and Video Courtesy of U.S. Army Golden Knights After I jumped or, more accurately, was nudged out of an airplane, I found that the phrase that I kept incessantly repeating to people when they asked was, “It was a crazy experience.” It was the first thing I could think to reply, but it was …

Photo and Story by Eric Goodwin / Contributing Writer Students at Northfield Elementary School had the opportunity Friday to harvest spinach they planted at one of the school’s raised garden beds as a part of the Murfreesboro City Schools “Farm to School” program, which began December 2014. Some students helped wash and prepare the food to …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / Assistant News Editor The homeless issue in the rest of the country is just as prevalent in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, and a local organization believes that community intervention and the willingness to build relationships can go a long way. The Murfreesboro Cold Patrol is a homeless outreach organization founded in November 2014. …

Photo by Steve Barnum / Staff Writer Mary Soper of Murfreesboro has lived through an entire century. The 105-year-old was born on June 19, 1911, and she has more spunk than people half her age. It’s hard for most people to imagine living as long as she has. Soper has lived through both world wars, seen …

Photo Courtesy of Terry Huff Terry Huff, an MTSU alumnus, has been helping adults diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder for 20 years. Recently, Huff released his book, “Living Well with ADHD,” which features the everyday trials of people living with ADHD and ways to overcome them. Through personal experiences since his own ADHD diagnosis in 1994, Huff’s work …