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Story by Ashley Norman / Contributing Writer Emily Smith was 14 years old when she started her first job in Montgomery, Alabama. She restocked shelves at her hometown’s local grocery store. It was 1999, and she was making just over $5 an hour. Fast forward 22 years, and Emily is now working full time as …

Photo courtesy of Akilah Dasilva / Instagram Former MTSU student Akilah Dasilva was one of the victims of the shooting that occurred Sunday at the Waffle House on Murfreesboro Pike in Antioch, Tennessee, according to a Metro Nashville Police press release. Dasilva last attended MTSU in 2013 and was studying computer engineering technology. The alleged …

Photo by Flickr With finals week here, all-nighters are an inevitability for most students. Unfortunately, most restaurants close before 10 p.m., leaving those students without a place to eat. Luckily, Murfreesboro offers several eating establishments that are open late for those wary students looking for a bit of nourishment while trying to cram in a …