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Story by John Cantor / Core Writer The continuing student artist series “Music Mondays” swung into the new week this past Monday with the sweet songs of Match Records artist Chase Cimala. Cimala, currently a freshman at Middle Tennessee State University, is a 20-year-old singer-songwriter from the small town of Somerset, Kentucky. Chase Cimala (left) …

Story by John Cantor / Contributing Writer Photos by Toriana Williams / News Editor             On a frigid and gray Wednesday morning, a sparse crowd gathered for the grand opening of a new building on campus— “new” as in recently remodeled.  Amassed of roughly 30 people, the crowd included local media, various campus officials and …

Story and Photo by Sydney M. Cohn On November 18, 2019, students gathered at the Chris Young Cafe located on Middle Tennessee State University’s campus to watch a performance by country singer, Teddy Robb. The event came to fruition thanks to an educational chapter of the Country Music Association, CMA EDU. The Country Music Association …

Photo courtesy of ABC News A gunman opened fire into a crowd of approximately 22,000 during the Route 91 Harvest country music festival Sunday night in Las Vegas, Nevada. At least 58 people were confirmed dead, and 515 other attendees were injured, according to reports by The New York Times. The shooting has been named …

Photo Courtesy of chrisyoungcountry.com On Sunday, country star and MTSU alumnus Chris Young established an annual scholarship to be awarded to recording industry students attending MTSU. A recent press release explained that Young has created the scholarship to help one rising junior or senior in the Department of Recording Industry each year. “MTSU helped to …