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Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines Last Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018, Rep. John DeBerry introduced a controversial bill that proposed a ban on fraternities and sororities on Tennessee campuses. Since the bill’s introduction, DeBerry has said that the legislation was misunderstood and that the ban was simply the “start of a conversation.” MTSU Greek …

Photo courtesy of Flickr Story by Kashima Allen / Contributing Writer Five poets and five emcees used words as their weapons Saturday night in an all-out battle to see who’s better. The event was hosted by Team Poetry captain and comedian, Queen Sheba, and poet Dichotomy at Venue 109 in Madison, Tennessee. “Here’s how it …

Photos and story by Krystal Loritts / Contributing Writer Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream on 12th Ave. S in Nashville served its ice cream with a side of women’s empowerment Saturday at an event called Ice Cream for Breakfast Day, during which they donated 50 percent of the day’s profit to She Should Run. She Should Run is a …

Story by Katrina Johnson / Contributing Writer The Nashville Shakespeare Festival celebrates their 30th anniversary this season, and what better way to kick it off than with an exceptional deliverance of Shakespeare’s longest play, “Hamlet?” Performed in Tucker Theatre at MTSU, internationally recognized director Denice Hicks produces her interpretation of the tragedy, which encapsulates all themes and emotions …

Photo by Andrew Wigdor / MTSU Sidelines Story by Andrew Wigdor / News Editor and Caleb Revill / Assistant News Editor The Tennessee Press Association hosted a gubernatorial candidate forum in which political candidates running for the 2018 state governor’s seat discussed their views and objectives for office at the Nashville Public Library on Thursday. …

Photo courtesy of Nashville Scene Story by Rachael Keisling / Contributing Writer Megan Barry, the mayor of Nashville, admitted to having an extramarital affair with Metro Police Sgt. Robert Forrest Jr, who was in charge of Barry’s security detail, on Wednesday. According to reports by The Tennessean, Barry announced the affair after inquiries were made …