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Middle Tennessee State University has announced this year’s winners of its outstanding alumni awards and True Blue Citations of Distinction.                     

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Hannah Solima, a Spring 2021 Middle Tennessee State University graduate, will be adding another stamp to her passport next month as she plans to settle abroad long-term to begin a master’s degree program in Eastern Europe.

Up until now July’s temperatures have been below normal across the Midstate, but it looks like that is going to be changing pretty soon.

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The Smyrna Town Council recognized the winners of the Town’s Art Crawl in five categories — Veterans, Adults, Youth, and Best Use of Theme, as well as an overall People’s Choice Award – at its regularly scheduled July meeting.

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The Murfreesboro City Council voted last Thursday to unanimously approve conducting a $55,000 economic viability study to decide if alternative waste solutions would be a feasible choice should the Middle Point Landfill close.

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The Nashville-based Moms Over Murder support action group met on the Murfreesboro Civic Plaza last Thursday to give mothers who’ve lost loved ones a platform to speak on their grief and raise awareness for the number of lives lost too soon to violence.

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An armed Murfreesboro man in an attempted auto burglary apparently shot himself inside a car following a police pursuit, according to the Murfreesboro Police Department. The 19-year-old suspect was transported to Vanderbilt Medical Center, where he was listed in critical, but stable condition.

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The long-awaited Arbor Ridge subdivision plan earned final approval at the La Vergne Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting last week with a 4-1 vote.

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An estimated crowd of 8,000 people enjoyed not only a clear day and evening but also the fireworks at the Smyrna Independence Day Celebration on July 2 in at Lee Victory Park.