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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 one of Ms. Arisha Welker who works in the Internet Sales Department 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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Woodbury's newest public sculpture has been installed

Woodbury's newest public sculpture has been installed

The sculpture is titled "In Time Piece" the steel and concrete turtle, frog and mouse have found their home along the East Fork of the Stones River in Woodbury.

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Op ed: Warning to seniors who might be at risk of losing their Medicare assistance

Op ed: Warning to seniors who might be at risk of losing their Medicare assistance

"For the first time in several years, TennCare has begun to review whether a senior is still eligible for these programs. TennCare sends seniors a renewal packet, which has 17 pages of instructions and questions. If seniors do not complete the packet and send it back with any documents needed, they can lose their MSP assistance..."

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TN Senator Tracy announces signing of the Teacher Bill of Rights

TN Senator Tracy announces signing of the Teacher Bill of Rights

Senator Jim Tracy (R-Shelbyville) announced the ceremonial signing of Senate Bill 14 which creates a list of rights and protections afforded to Tennessee educators.

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Special Meeting of the Murfreesboro City Council scheduled June 28th

Special Meeting of the Murfreesboro City Council scheduled June 28th

The Murfreesboro City Council will gather in a special meeting June 28, 2017 to review the Total Compensation Study conducted by Gallagher Benefit Services.

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Rain: Blackman BBQ moved to next Fri.--Boat Day is cancelled!

Rain: Blackman BBQ moved to next Fri.--Boat Day is cancelled!

The Blackman Barbeque has been moved to Friday, June 30th due to the increased rain Rutherford County is experiencing. In addition, Saturday's (6/24/2017)BOAT DAY has been cancelled!

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Twenty-One Individuals Graduate from United Way Catalyst Program

Twenty-One Individuals Graduate from United Way Catalyst Program

On June 16, twenty-one individuals graduated from United Way's six-month Catalyst program.

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Unemployment numbers are going down in Tennessee

Unemployment numbers are going down in Tennessee

While the change is positive, for the first time in years Rutherford County is no longer ranked at number 3 on the list for having the third lowest unemployment rate...

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Ham Radio FIELD DAY this weekend in Smyrna

Ham Radio FIELD DAY this weekend in Smyrna

The ARRL amateur radio Field Day will take place this Saturday and Sunday, rain or shine, at the Tennessee College of Applied Technology in Smyrna. The public is encouraged to drop by and see how ham radio is not only a great hobby, but serves as a worldwide emergency link when needed.

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10 Regional Counties Working Together

10 Regional Counties Working Together

Murfreesboro's John L. Batey and Jerry Dement will be honored at the FARM TO TABLE dinner Sunday evening at the Grove at Williamson Place.

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Semi Spill of chicken mess on S. Church St. in Murfreesboro

Semi Spill of chicken mess on S. Church St. in Murfreesboro

A semi hauling chicken waste lost its load on South Church Street, closing part of the busy roadway on Thursday afternoon.

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NEWSMAKERS: Jeff Jordan, Rutherford Co. School Board Chairman

NEWSMAKERS: Jeff Jordan, Rutherford Co. School Board Chairman

Rutherford County School Board Chairman Jeff Jordan talks about a new middle school opening and dealing with exploding growth on this edition of Man on the Street Newsmakers, presented by First National Bank of Murfreesboro.

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Man who has allegedly been deported before charged with child sex abuse in Murfreesboro

Man who has allegedly been deported before charged with child sex abuse in Murfreesboro

41 Year old Baudilio G. Gabriel has been arrested and charged with three counts of Aggravated Sexual Battery against a child.

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Rutherford County Sheriff's Office "SCAM" Phone Calls Continue - Listen to this message

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

WGNS called the phone number and this is the recorded message that we captured...

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Tennessee Tax Free Weekend in July

Tennessee Tax Free Weekend in July

Tennessee's sales tax holiday has been set for July 28th through the 30th this year.

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Teen accidentally shoots his foot at Murfreesboro apartment complex

Teen accidentally shoots his foot at Murfreesboro apartment complex

An 18 year old in Murfreesboro got quite the surprise after accidentally firing a .380 pistol... into his foot.

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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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