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Woman charged in fatal Smyrna, TN Accident due in court soon

Woman charged in fatal Smyrna, TN Accident due in court soon

22 Year old Jamitria Patton was arraigned in a Rutherford County Circuit Court room on Monday (1/23/17). The Smyrna woman is charged with "Vehicular Homicide by Reckless Endangerment."

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MLB Player David Price visits the Miracle Field in Murfreesboro

MLB Player David Price visits the Miracle Field in Murfreesboro

Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price had a chance to visit the Miracle Field in Murfreesboro this week.

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Newborn has MCADD: Mother explains what many do not know

Newborn has MCADD: Mother explains what many do not know

Ashley Bolin is the mother of Sophia, who is only 5 months old. Sophia was born premature and has a condition known as MCADD. Ashley explains the difficulties of the condition (2 min and 16 sec):

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Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro hit by group of thieves

Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro hit by group of thieves

A store employee of Hibbett's Sporting Goods in Murfreesboro was assaulted during a large shoplifting incident.

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Mayor Shane McFarland to speak at Locally Owned Murfreesboro meeting

Mayor Shane McFarland to speak at Locally Owned Murfreesboro meeting

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland will be the special guest speaker at Locally Owned Murfreesboro's next meeting.

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Public invited to 'Trusted Leadership' talk Jan. 26 at MTSU

Public invited to 'Trusted Leadership' talk Jan. 26 at MTSU

Jennifer Vedral-Baron, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System director, will speak on "Trusted Leadership" at 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, in the Simmons Amphitheater (Room 106) of the Paul W. Martin Sr. Honors Building at MTSU.

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Doors of Hope & Rutherford Co. Correctional Work Center enhance collaborative relationship

Doors of Hope & Rutherford Co. Correctional Work Center enhance collaborative relationship

Local non-profit Doors of Hope launched a new initiative with the Rutherford County Correctional Work Center on January 9th that will further their mission and greatly enhance the collaborative relationship that already exists between the two organizations.

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Serious auto accident on Monday in Rutherford County

Serious auto accident on Monday in Rutherford County

A serious auto accident occurred on Interstate 24 in Rutherford County just before the 1:00 hour Monday afternoon.

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4th Largest School System in TN is in Rutherford County

4th Largest School System in TN is in Rutherford County

The number of school students in Rutherford County is growing at a rapid rate, now surpassing Hamilton County. James Evans, spokesperson for the Rutherford County School system, told WGNS...

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LaVergne woman arrested on numerous warrants after recent theft at Walmart

LaVergne woman arrested on numerous warrants after recent theft at Walmart

A LaVergne woman was arrested by police in Murfreesboro on theft charges after being accused of cutting security wrap off of multiple electronic items.

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45 Year old man accused of especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, 13 times

45 Year old man accused of especially aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, 13 times

45 Year old Ronald David Harris is behind bars in the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center facing charges dealing with the sexual abuse of a child.

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Felon Faces Attempted Murder Charges after Shooting at Sheriff's Deputies

Felon Faces Attempted Murder Charges after Shooting at Sheriff's Deputies

UPDATE: A wanted convicted felon faces attempted murder charges of two Rutherford County Sheriff's deputies after he allegedly fired several rounds at them before they arrested him this past October.

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Nashville Murder Suspect Arrested in Murfreesboro

Nashville Murder Suspect Arrested in Murfreesboro

A man accused of killing a Chesapeake Drive victim in Nashville is behind bars in Murfreesboro.

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Man allegedly set to steal women's clothing items

Man allegedly set to steal women's clothing items

Apparently the man was there to steal women's clothing and the officer says Stanley admitted to him that his intent was to steal some female clothing items...

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Renew Your Driver's License at Linebaugh Public Library

Renew Your Driver's License at Linebaugh Public Library

The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security is partnering with Linebaugh Public Library to provide a Driver's License Renewal Kiosk for Rutherford County residents.

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AAA Shows Gas Prices Dropping Slowly

AAA Shows Gas Prices Dropping Slowly

Gas prices have inched lower for nearly two consecutive weeks. Here in the 'Boro some discounters were offering regular gas for $1.97.

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10th Annual Rutherford Foundation Gala Was Saturday Night

10th Annual Rutherford Foundation Gala Was Saturday Night

Navy SEAL Robert J. O'Neill was the featured speaker at Saturday night's (1/21/2017) 10th Annual Rutherford Society's Gala at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center.

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Agency Celebrates 60 Years Serving Children with New Report on Child Well-Being

Agency Celebrates 60 Years Serving Children with New Report on Child Well-Being

County rankings on child well-being presented in the county profiles are drawn from the 11 most outcome-oriented indicators. The highest ranking five counties were Williamson, Wilson, Sumner, Rutherford...

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Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Seeks Environmental Achievers

Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Seeks Environmental Achievers

The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) is inviting Tennesseans to submit nominations for the 2017 Governor's Environmental Stewardship Awards.

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Eight states eliminate or partially reject TN Handgun Permits for reciprocity

Eight states eliminate or partially reject TN Handgun Permits for reciprocity

The Tennessee Firearms Association confirms through the Department of Safety that 8 states that did accept Tennessee's handgun permits for reciprocity no longer do or accept only some of them.

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16th annual Tennessee Guitar Festival set Jan. 29-31 at MTSU includes acclaimed alumnus

16th annual Tennessee Guitar Festival set Jan. 29-31 at MTSU includes acclaimed alumnus

An acclaimed MTSU alumnus and a Peruvian-American virtuoso will perform in free concerts and present free master classes for music aficionados when MTSU celebrates the 16th annual Tennessee Guitar Festival Jan. 29-31 on campus.

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Alexander Statement on Trump Administration's Executive Order to "Ease the Burden" of Obamacare

Alexander Statement on Trump Administration's Executive Order to

Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) made the following statement on President Trump's signing of an executive order to "ease the burden" of Obamacare:

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The Silly Grandpa in Murfreesboro

The Silly Grandpa in Murfreesboro

Silly Grandpa, a.k.a. Michael Granda, performed for children, as well as adults on Saturday. The event was loved by children throughout the community.

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It's "School Board Appreciation" Week

It's

Governor Bill Haslam has declared Jan. 22-28, 2017 as School Board Appreciation Week in Tennessee.

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