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Story and Photos by Georgia Smith | Contributing Writer Men dominate around 75% of behind-the-scenes video and film careers. The number of female hires slowly inch upwards, but still lacks proof of equal representation. After years of talk and no action, women push for a more equalized industry on a national level, including here at …

Story by Stephanie Hall | Contributing Writer A bill that would criminalize drag shows in public areas was introduced in the Tennessee state senate on Nov. 9. State Sen. Jack Johnson’s , R-Brentwood, bill would expand the definition of “adult cabaret performances” to include drag and would outlaw such performances on public property. While the …

Story and Photos by Jordan Reining | Contributing Writer The 12th annual ‘Fiber in the Boro’ festival was held at the Lane-Agri Park Community Center on Saturday, Oct. 29.  The fiber festival had a range of vendors housed around the building selling fiber, yarn, books and other handmade items. Demonstrations were held at certain booths …

Story by Serena Vasudeva | Contributing Writer Murfreesboro’s LGBT pride festival has been denied future events permits by the city following a drag queen performance deemed by a letter from City Manager Craig Tindall to be “far from ‘family friendly’ and clearly unsuitable for ‘all ages.’” 10.18.22-TN-Equality-Project-Foundation BoroPride took place on Sept. 17 in Cannonsburgh …

Story and Photos by DeAngelo Conley | Contributing Writer In Murfreesboro, you will find all types of stores, restaurants and more, but in the square of Murfreesboro there is a store that transcends time to give you an authentic feel of what it means to grow up before the 2000s.   “Drip purple Vintage” is a …

Photos and Caption by Stephanie Hall | Contributing Writer With Middle Tennessee State University homecoming, comes the annual homecoming parade. With floats, the band and a lot of cars, this year’s parade hyped up all Blue Raider fans for the big game against Western Kentucky University on Oct. 15. President and Mrs. McPhee drives by …