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Photo courtesy of Mike Bresnen Born and bred in Perth, Australia, Bex Chilcott came to Nashville during her first trip to the United States and fell in love. Chilcott, who goes by the stage name Ruby Boots, continued to return for frequent visits until officially moving to Nashville in 2012 to pursue a career as …

Photo courtesy of Marathon Music Works Story by Daniel Shaw-Remeta / Contributing Writer  Many of the most talented and well-known musical artists in the country make a point of booking dates at one of Nashville’s several “high capacity” venues like Ascend Amphitheater, Municipal Auditorium or Bridgestone Arena. Music City obviously caters to fans who want …

Photo and story by Emily Heim / Contributing Writer Runners took to the streets of Nashville early Saturday morning to help support the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and to put their training to the test in the 2018 Rock ‘N’ Roll Nashville Marathon. Around 30,000 people participated in either the full, half or 5K …

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 and story by Rayyan Ahmed / Contributing Writer A panel of three professionals spoke about the growing issue of refugee displacement Tuesday in the Business and Aerospace State Farm Room on campus. The panel included James Chaney, a representative of MTSU’s Global Studies Department, Abdi Mohamed, a member of the Metro Human Relations Commission …

Story by Zamaria Thompson / Contributing Writer Nashville’s VegFest, a nonprofit event that promotes a plant-based, healthy lifestyle, returns Saturday at The Fairgrounds Nashville. The family-friendly festival will be filled with food samples, cooking demonstrations, giveaways and more from some of Nashville’s best plant-based restaurants. How did a vegan festival make its way to Music City? …