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"The Great Race" Stops At Cannonsburgh for Lunch

The Central Magnet School "Great Race" team pulled into Cannonsburgh for their lunch break shortly after noon.

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Friends of the Stones River National Battlefield Open House

Friends of the Stones River National Battlefield Open House

Thursday, June 23, 2017 saw a gathering of forty fans of Rutherford County's Stones River National Battlefield celebrating the accomplishments of the 'Friends of the Stones River National Battlefield' over the past year.

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MTSU survey: Tennessee consumer optimism dips slightly as summer begins

MTSU survey: Tennessee consumer optimism dips slightly as summer begins

The most recent statewide survey of Tennessee consumers by MTSU's Office of Consumer Research indicates consumers' outlook on the economy "has waned heading into the summer months."

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$5,800 Employee theft in Murfreesboro reported

$5,800 Employee theft in Murfreesboro reported

A local dentist office in Murfreesboro has called the police after a former employee has been accused of pocketing over $5,000.

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MTSU gives CAP cadets taste of aerospace, engineering during weeklong events

MTSU gives CAP cadets taste of aerospace, engineering during weeklong events

Middle Tennessee State University has been home base to Civil Air Patrol cadets from across the country attending classes and participating in aerospace and engineering activities tied to the College of Basic and Applied Sciences.

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Man armed with gun visits a Murfreesboro hospital to "Surprise" a nurse

Man armed with gun visits a Murfreesboro hospital to

"[The Subject] apparently became fixated on [the victim] and has created an ongoing fictional relationship."

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Duo accused of shoplifting groceries in Murfreesboro

Duo accused of shoplifting groceries in Murfreesboro

A man and a woman between the ages of 50 and 60 were evidently seen by a Kroger store manager stealing groceries.

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Murfreesboro man arrested for drugs, according to police - Over $4k in cash

Murfreesboro man arrested for drugs, according to police - Over $4k in cash

When police spoke to the suspect, it was revealed that he had a large bag of "Narcotics" in the rear of his pants. The police report stated, "A large bag wedged between his buttocks."

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Fire Department Asking for Public's Assistance with Fire Investigation (258 N Rutherford-Campus Crossings)

Fire Department Asking for Public's Assistance with Fire Investigation (258 N Rutherford-Campus Crossings)

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department's Fire Marshal's Office is asking for the public's assistance with an investigation resulting from an early morning fire at Campus Crossings apartments over the weekend.

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State Epidemiologist Recognized for Protecting, Saving Lives

State Epidemiologist Recognized for Protecting, Saving Lives

Tim Jones, MD, has been named the 2017 recipient of the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists' Pumphandle Award.

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WARNING about credit card skimmers

WARNING about credit card skimmers

A national warning was issued by the Federal Trade Commission on Thursday, warning people of card skimmers.

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Have you seen this man?

Have you seen this man?

The Shelbyville Police Department needs your assistance locating Jon Canada Lovvorn of Shelbyville.

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MTSU Professor comments on FaceBook changes

MTSU Professor comments on FaceBook changes

Facebook is changing... now adding something that C-E-O Mark Zuckerberg suggested will bring people together. With more, here is MTSU professor Larry Burriss..

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Upcoming Sobriety checkpoint near Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro

Upcoming Sobriety checkpoint near Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is planning a sobriety checkpoint in Murfreesboro for the end of this month.

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40th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days in Murfreesboro this July

 40th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days in Murfreesboro this July

Grab your banjos and shine your dancin' shoes-- the 40th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days old-time music and dance festival is set to kick off July 7th and 8th, in Cannonsburgh Village...

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Gas Prices Drop 2-Cents In 'Boro

Gas Prices Drop 2-Cents In 'Boro

Gas prices opened the summer travel season averaging the lowest price in 12 years. Since June 1, Tennessee gas prices averaged $2.07, 9 cents less than the same period last year, and the lowest since 2005 ($2.03). Here in the 'Boro, some discounters started the week at $1.86 per gallon. That's a 10-cent drop from the previous week.

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The Superhero Race in Murfreesboro - PURPLE POWER 5K FUN RUN

The Superhero Race in Murfreesboro - PURPLE POWER 5K FUN RUN

This year all proceeds will go to the sweet family of Philip Welker, the late beloved husband of Ms. Arisha Welker who works at Nissan of Murfreesboro.

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Fireworks, Family Fun and Swimming on July 4th in Murfreesboro

Fireworks, Family Fun and Swimming on July 4th in Murfreesboro

Greg Lawson will conduct the Murfreesboro Symphony performance during the fireworks display. The fireworks display by Pyro Shows will light up the sky at 9 p.m.

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MTSU summer camp provides fascinating forensic experience for high schoolers

MTSU summer camp provides fascinating forensic experience for high schoolers

MTSU's Forensic Institute for Research and Education, or FIRE, just wrapped up the 2017 CSI:MTSU summer camp in which high schoolers get an exciting, hands-on experience in forensic science.

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Ram's "Summer In The City" Traffic Report

Ram's

The lazy, crazy days of summer are upon us and construction jobs are rolling--thus traffic is jamming! City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns of areas to avoid between today and July 1st.

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Local students visit Washington DC

Local students visit Washington DC

15 students from Middle Tennessee spent a week in our nation's capital last week as delegates of the 2017 Washington Youth Tour.

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Great Race Monday at noon at Cannonsburgh in Murfreesboro

Great Race Monday at noon at Cannonsburgh in Murfreesboro

Five Central Magnet School students and graduates will be among 150 contestants in the Great Race stopping in Murfreesboro Monday...

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Senator Tracy announces signing and enactment of Good Samaritan provision to Move Over Law

Senator Tracy announces signing and enactment of Good Samaritan provision to Move Over Law

Speaker Pro Tempore of the Senate Jim Tracy (R-Shelbyville) announced the ceremonial signing of Senate Bill 996 creating an extension of the "Move Over Law" to include Good Samaritans who have pulled over to help distressed drivers.

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Storms Bring Wrecks and Ham Radio Field Day

Storms Bring Wrecks and Ham Radio Field Day

The high winds and rain that blew across Rutherford County Friday afternoon left a rash of crumpled finders in the wake. There were numerous vehicle crashes in all parts of the area.

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