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Heavy Rain Creates Ruth. Co. Flooding

Heavy Rain Creates Ruth. Co. Flooding

Several days of heavy rainfall has left behind flooding. There are several high water road closures in the county.

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Interview with the mother of missing teen Devin Bond in Murfreesboro

Interview with the mother of missing teen Devin Bond in Murfreesboro

WGNS' Scott Walker spoke to the mother of Devin Bond who was reported missing in the Rockvale Area of Rutherford County on March 31, 2017. NOTE: $5,000 Reward

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Dollar General at Epps Mill Road Closed for Pest Activity

Dollar General at Epps Mill Road Closed for Pest Activity

We've received several calls inquiring about why the Dollar General Store at Epps Mill Road, near I-24, was closed.

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Smyrna's Habitat ReStore NOW Open!

Smyrna's Habitat ReStore NOW Open!

Rutherford County's second Habitat ReStore is now open! It's at 415 Nissan Drive in the Gillsville Family Shopping Center in Smyrna, Tennessee.

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Murfreesboro will annex over 406 acres in Blackman area

Murfreesboro will annex over 406 acres in Blackman area

The Murfreesboro City Council held public hearings Thursday night about annexing 406 acres for the development of West Park and commercial highway construction along nearby roads and annexation of Shores Road right-of-way.

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Dangerous Drug Intercepted by Post Master in Middle Tennessee

Dangerous Drug Intercepted by Post Master in Middle Tennessee

Inside was a packet containing 140 milligrams of carfentanil, enough for thousands of lethal human doses

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Do you recognize these armed robbery culprits?

Do you recognize these armed robbery culprits?

An armed robbery on Sevier Street that unfolded on Wednesday (4/19/17) has Murfreesboro Police searching for the culprit.

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Elizabeth Thomas Rescued; Tad Cummins Arrested In California

Elizabeth Thomas Rescued; Tad Cummins Arrested In California

Acting on a tip received by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation late Wednesday night, authorities in Siskiyou County, California have rescued Elizabeth Thomas and arrested Tad Cummins, after locating the pair at a rural cabin in Cecilville early Thursday (4/20/2017) morning.

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Rutherford County Adult Detention Center to be Re-certified

Rutherford County Adult Detention Center to be Re-certified

After a wave of firings and staff changes under the past Rutherford County Sheriff Administration, the local jail lost their official certification as 2016 came to a close.

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Justices, Judges and Others gather for MacArthur Summit on Juvenile Justice Reform

Justices, Judges and Others gather for MacArthur Summit on Juvenile Justice Reform

State Supreme Court Justices and judges from across the South have gathered in Nashville this week for the National Center for State Courts' Juvenile Justice Reform Summit...

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Commissioner Grinder to Keynote RUTHERFORD Cable's May 9 Breakfast Meeting

Commissioner Grinder to Keynote RUTHERFORD Cable's May 9 Breakfast Meeting

Women have been breaking glass ceilings for decades, but the process can prove especially challenging in male-dominated fields.

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Tennessee Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.1 Percent

Tennessee Unemployment Rate Falls to 5.1 Percent

Commissioner Burns Phillips announces a preliminary unemployment rate of 5.1 percent for March, positively shifting from February's revised rate of 5.3 percent

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MTSU, Blackman Collegiate Academy honor top scholars at 'Academic Signing Day'

 MTSU, Blackman Collegiate Academy honor top scholars at 'Academic Signing Day'

MTSU rolled out the True Blue carpet for about a dozen prospective students during Blackman High School's inaugural Academic Signing Day for its Collegiate Academy graduates

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Stolen Cement Mixer Recovered, Sheriff's Deputy Recognized

Stolen Cement Mixer Recovered, Sheriff's Deputy Recognized

Recovering a stolen cement mixer and arresting a suspect earned Sheriff's Deputy Matt King honors as Officer of the Month for March from Ford of Murfreesboro.

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Free luncheon for caregivers at New Vision Baptist

Free luncheon for caregivers at New Vision Baptist

A free caregivers conference and luncheon will take place on Friday, April 28th at New Vision Baptist Church in Murfreesboro.

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Town Hall Meeting in Murfreesboro

Town Hall Meeting in Murfreesboro

The Murfreesboro City Council and City administrators will hold a special opportunity for the citizens of the South Murfreesboro community to share their opinions on what changes the city should focus on in the future.

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Seatbelt Checkpoint next Thursday in Eagleville

Seatbelt Checkpoint next Thursday in Eagleville

Drivers will be checked for wearing seat belts during a Seatbelt Checkpoint from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 27 at the 700 block of South Main Street in Eagleville.

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Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday in Lascassas area

Sobriety Checkpoint on Friday in Lascassas area

A sobriety checkpoint will take place on Friday (April 21, 2017) after nightfall.

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Fatal accidents UP in Rutherford County

Fatal accidents UP in Rutherford County

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Major Steve Spence said that fatalities are up in Rutherford County...

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Rain or Shine - Hometown Heroes Walk

Rain or Shine - Hometown Heroes Walk

"Rain or shine the Hometown Heroes Walk for Children will be held on Friday, April 21," announced Child Advocacy Center director Sharon De Boer.

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Gas Tax Passes; Local Reps Vote No - Senators Yes

Gas Tax Passes; Local Reps Vote No - Senators Yes

Despite a no vote from all four State House lawmakers from Rutherford County, Governor Haslam's bill to raise the gas tax passes the lower chamber.

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Bridge Over Broad Taking Shape--Lane Shifts In Place

Bridge Over Broad Taking Shape--Lane Shifts In Place

The basic structure of the Bridge Over Broad project is visibly taking shape. Lane shifts are now in place that will continue until the project is completed this coming December.

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Female Fight and Shots Fired Wednesday Evening

Female Fight and Shots Fired Wednesday Evening

Shortly after 6:00 o'clock Wednesday evening (4/19/2017), Murfreesboro Police rushed to the intersection of North Highland and Forrest Street on a call about a fight and shots being fired.

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Bomb threat a hoax at Verizon Call Center in Murfreesboro

Bomb threat a hoax at Verizon Call Center in Murfreesboro

According to the police report released by Murfreesboro authorities on Wednesday, someone called Verizon and stated, "I am Akmed, the dead terrorist and I come to blow you up."

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