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Photo courtesy of Banh Mi & Roll Factory  Story by Krystal Loritts / Contributing Writer The weather is slowly getting warmer, which means summer is near. And with summer comes a break from reality, and there’s no better way to spend the downtime than by testing out some of the best food trucks Middle Tennessee …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines 2018 U.S. Senate candidate and former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen traveled to Murfreesboro Tuesday and explained to Sidelines the ways that he hopes to improve the nation and Tennessee. The former governor also served as the mayor of Nashville in the late ’90s and announced in December 2017 …

Photo and story by Taylor Blanch / Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee State University’s Health Services and Pharmacy hosted their bi-annual “Drug Take Back Day” event outside of the Recreation Center on Tuesday. The event occurs once each semester and encourages students and Murfreesboro residents to bring in and safely dispose of any unused medicines they …

Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting in the area of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive on Saturday at approximately 5:51 a.m. Upon arrival, officers located six shell casings in the intersection of Poplar Avenue and Ridgely Drive. Officers then logged the casings into evidence. Officers did not locate any victims, property damage or suspects. To contact …

Story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer Photos by Maro Isong / Contributing Writer Saturday night MTSU’s African Student Organization held an event they called “A Night in Africa,” and as guests approached the Tom Jackson Building they were greeted by the first African looks of the night as the organization’s members sported white-based dashikis …

Photos and story by Savannah Meade / Contributing Writer Men of various MTSU Greek organizations wore high heels and walked across campus in the annual “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” event Tuesday to promote an end to sexual assault. The group started out at the Campus Recreation Center and walked across campus. Along the …