Blue Raiders Travel to Bowling Green for a Friday Night Showdown with WKU

For just the second time this season Brent Stockstill started in consecutive games when he and the Blue Raiders took the field last week, and this time he was a little less rusty. “He missed a couple throws against UTEP,” said coach Rick Stockstill. “And then he played really well (against Charlotte). He’ll continue to […]

After Stockstill Leads MTSU to Much-Needed Win, Team Travels to Charlotte on Nov. 11

It has been a turbulent time for the MTSU Blue Raiders in recent weeks. Dating back to the team’s Oct. 14 contest against UAB, Middle dropped two games in a row, and then found out they had lost Richie James for the season and John Urzua for his career during the bye week. The Blue […]

20 Years in Mississippi: Local Photographer Documents the Delta on the Cusp of Change

Documentary photographer and local musician Bill Steber first stepped onto the historically rich soil of the Mississippi Delta 25 years ago, an experience he credits as having changed the trajectory of his life. Steber, a Tennessean staff photographer at the time, was on assignment to document the recently completed Natchez Trace Parkway when he got […]

’Boro Business Buzz: Taqueria Toluca, Smoopy’s, Murfreesboro Data, The Newborn Nurse, Fit Republic and More

Murfreesboro’s already crowded restaurant scene has even less elbow room, owing to new openings in October. Burger Republic, a Nashville-based concept specializing in gourmet burgers, American craft beers and hand-spun milkshakes, opened in October on Medical Center Parkway. The 4,026-square-foot restaurant, located within the Fountains at Gateway complex, features 12 flat-screen TVs and a bar […]

1st Shot Basketball Provides Sport, Life Training to Murfreesboro Youth

Coach Andy Herzer founded the 1st Shot Basketball organization in 2003 as a local nonprofit program to work with underserved children in the Rutherford County community. Herzer and 1st Shot launched its first summer camp in coordination with the Boys & Girls Club of Rutherford County. Today, 1st Shot continues to teach kids sports and […]

’Boro International Festival Returns to Cannonsburgh Village on Nov. 11

The ’Boro International Festival will celebrate traditional food, music and art from countries around the world at Cannonsburgh Village. This family-friendly event on Saturday, Nov. 11, offers free admission and activities for all ages, including cultural displays, games, vendors, performances and art that highlight the rich diversity of Murfreesboro from 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Festivities will […]

The Center for the Arts Presents Catch Me If You Can: The Musical

The Murfreesboro Center for the Arts presents the Marc Shaiman and Terrence McNally musical Catch Me If You Can, based on the hit DreamWorks film featuring Leonardo DiCaprio and Tom Hanks; performances run Nov. 3–19. Catch Me If You Can tells the incredible true story of teenager Frank Abagnale Jr., who runs away from home […]

Big Daddy Weave – Fri, 12/1 @ New Vision Baptist Church

Dove Award-winning worship/rock act Big Daddy Weave performs a Friday, Dec. 1, concert at New Vision Baptist Church in partnership with Murfreesboro’s Special Kids. Ticket sales for the all-ages event benefit children with special needs receiving therapy and nursing care at Special Kids. Formed at the University of Mobile and now calling Nashville home, Big […]

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