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Bracken Mayo

Bracken, a 2003 graduate of MTSU’s journalism program, is the founder and publisher of The Murfreesboro Pulse. He lives in Murfreesboro with his wife, graphic artist and business partner, Sarah, and son, Bracken Jr. Bracken enjoys playing the piano, sushi, Tool, football, chess, jogging, spending time in his backyard with his chickens, hippie music, climbing at The Ascent, bowling, swimming, soup, tennis, sunshine, revolution, defiance and anarchy. He can cook a mean grilled cheese, and can fry just about anything.

Sub Stop from FB (1)

Stop for the Subs, Stay for the Pizza: Sub Stop’s Decades of Tradition Settled in Bright Pink Downtown Murfreesboro Building

Group Drums 1 (web)

The Community Pulse: Everybody Drum Some to Hold Next Murfreesboro Rhythm Event on March 22 at Mayday Brewery

Vintage Avenue-Dusk

’Boro Business Buzz: Vintage at the Avenue, Epps Mills Market, The Local, Nothing Bundt Cakes

THB (2)

T.H.B. – Fri, March 17 @ Wall Street


Precious Angels Children’s Consignment Sale: Behold, Incredible Value When Clothing Your Little Ones


’Boro Business Buzz: Cinema With Extensive Food and Drink Menu Coming Soon to Stones River Mall; Olympus Closes Church Street Location


Root Road Invites Listeners to ‘Come Alive’


Boro Business Buzz: Helen’s Hot Chicken, Outpost Armory, Jug Creek Distillery


Into 2017: Get Fit and Make America Great

Throwing away trash

Picking Up The Tab: Murfreesboro Residents to Soon Begin Paying $5 Monthly Trash Disposal Fee


Woodsviking Takes Over Shop on the Square; Development Continues on Medical Center Parkway with Rooms to Go, Fountains and More


Thai Me Up and Lao Me Down: Murfreesboro Diners Go Wild Over Pad Thai’s Spicy Selections


Murfreesboro Symphony Orchestra – Thurs, 12/15 @ First United Methodist Church


Plush – Fri, 12/9 @ Wall Street


The Southern Shame – Sat, 11/19 @ The Boro


’Boro Business Buzz: Low and Vance Acquire Autograph; Former YMCA Site Sells for $3.5 million


Capturing Nature, Building a Better Life: Murfreesboro Photographer Selling Prints on the Street Corner


Buster’s Has the Beef: Grab a Burger at Legendary Broad Street Dive


Misinformation and Diversion; Rutherford County Government Enters High-Interest Loan Industry


Faith and Fashion: Brother’s and Sister’s Mobile Boutique Owner Refuses to Give Up