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Photo and story by KeWana McCallum / Contributing Writer The Murfreesboro branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People hosted a Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast celebration on Saturday in the Tennessee Room of the James Union building. Guest speakers included Fox 17 news reporter Justin McFarland, Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland, MTSU …

Photo and Story by Alexis Marshall / Contributing Writer The Middle Tennessee State University chapter of the NAACP hosted their second annual Heritage Showcase at the Tom H. Jackson building Monday night. The evening celebrated African American culture through artistic expression, performance and food. The event opened with a musical performance from Freshman Melanie Wilson …

Photo and Story by Zachery Wright / Contributing Writer MTSU’s Black History Month Committee hosted a student discussion on the second floor of the Student Union Building today with the purpose of exploring questions about black history. Malik Lennon, the president of the MTSU NAACP student chapter, opened the discussion with questions and encouraged people …