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Have you seen this man?

Have you seen this man?

The Coffee County Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help. Authorities are searching for Jeremiah James Vandagriff age 33.

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Another Good Year for The Murfreesboro Annual Financial Report

Another Good Year for The Murfreesboro Annual Financial Report

City council heard from Jobe, Hastings & Associates Thursday night with regards to Comprehensive Annual Financial Report for Fiscal Year June 30, 2016.

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United Way 2017 Catalyst Program Class Announced

United Way 2017 Catalyst Program Class Announced

Twenty-one individuals were recently selected to participate in United Way's Catalyst program. The new class of business leaders, identified by the Catalyst Alumni Council, will participate in the six month program...

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Friday Groundbreaking at Black Fox Elementary School

Friday Groundbreaking at Black Fox Elementary School

Murfreesboro City Schools will celebrate the expansion of Black Fox elementary with a groundbreaking ceremony on Friday (Jan. 20, 2017).

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Murfreesboro woman found in the grass on Thursday raped

Murfreesboro woman found in the grass on Thursday raped

The victim was found lying in the grass next to Gentleman Jim's bar on Greenland Drive in Murfreesboro. When police noticed the woman in the pre-daylight hours of Thursday morning (1/19/17), they quickly called for paramedics.

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3 Month old dies in Murfreesboro - Family struggling to afford headstone

3 Month old dies in Murfreesboro - Family struggling to afford headstone

The parents of a 3 month old in Murfreesboro are trying their best to make ends meet after the death of the small child.

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Murfreesboro victim buys diamond online, later finds out it was a fake

Murfreesboro victim buys diamond online, later finds out it was a fake

There are many reasons why you should get to know your jeweler and shop local for jewelry... One of the many reasons deals with fraud on the internet.

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Permit approved for Middle Point Landfill

Permit approved for Middle Point Landfill

The state is giving Middle Point Landfill a permit to treat water from its rock-crushing operation despite opposition from area residents and an environmental group.

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$1,000+ Shoplifting case in Murfreesboro

$1,000+ Shoplifting case in Murfreesboro

On Wednesday (1/18/17) afternoon, a female entered the local store, filled up a shopping cart with men's and women's clothing, and then calmly pushed the overfilled cart out the front door.

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New courtroom in the local jail is saving taxpayers big money

New courtroom in the local jail is saving taxpayers big money

Newly appointed Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh told WGNS the new courtroom is saving money for taxpayers...

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3 Year sentence handed down for "Aggravated Child Sexual Battery"

3 Year sentence handed down for

A 54 year old Smithville man indicted last year for the rape of a child was in DeKalb County Criminal Court Wednesday.

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House fire in nearby Wartrace

House fire in nearby Wartrace

Coffee County Deputy Joey Ricco responded to a call around 4am Tuesday at 1344 French Brantley Road in Wartrace due to a structure fire.

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Thieves steal leaf blower from landscaping truck at gas station

Thieves steal leaf blower from landscaping truck at gas station

Talk about a bold theft, the suspects pulled into a South Church Street gas station and stole a leaf blower off the back of a landscaping truck.

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Where is the car that the victim bought?

Where is the car that the victim bought?

A fraud case was reported to Murfreesboro Police on Wednesday.

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Community invited to hear 'eminent' pianist Charles Asche Jan. 29 in MTSU's 'Keyboard Artist Series'

Community invited to hear 'eminent' pianist Charles Asche Jan. 29 in MTSU's 'Keyboard Artist Series'

Internationally acclaimed pianist Charles Asche will bring the works of Beethoven and Chopin to life in the third public concert of MTSU's 2016-17 Keyboard Artist Series, set Sunday, Jan. 29, in the Wright Building's Hinton Music Hall.

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Young Life Murfreesboro Welcomes All to Banquet

Young Life Murfreesboro Welcomes All to Banquet

Young Life is at work with young people in Murfreesboro being available to kids, providing fun, safe and comfortable gatherings, giving kids the right to be heard, and communicating God's love in terms these students can understand.

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TN Unemployment Rate slightly increased between November and December

TN Unemployment Rate slightly increased between November and December

Tennessee Labor & Workforce Development Commissioner Burns Phillips announced the Tennessee preliminary unemployment rate for December was 4.9 percent, increasing from the revised November rate of 4.8 percent.

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OPINION: Juvenile Justice Task Force Wraps Up

OPINION: Juvenile Justice Task Force Wraps Up

By State Rep. Mike Sparks: Tennessee has expelled more black students than any other Southern state and it ranks 9th worst in the nation for "disconnected youth" - youths who are between the ages of 16 and 24 who are not attending school or employed.

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Robert Arnold Pleads Guilty...Resigns As Sheriff

Robert Arnold Pleads Guilty...Resigns As Sheriff

Robert Arnold is now officially the former Rutherford County Sheriff after pleading guilty to corruption charges. He also resigned from the office of sheriff.

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Recent Mumps outbreak causes concern

Recent Mumps outbreak causes concern

"While few vaccines provide 100 percent protection against illness, two doses of the MMR vaccine are about 88 percent effective in preventing mumps..."

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"Golden Year" for Cripple Creek Cloggers

Have you ever been a Cripple Creek Clogger? Founder Steve Cates told NewsRadio WGNS that the local Appalachian folk dancers will celebrate its golden anniversary on April 22nd.

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Local restaurant customer accused of using 30 credit cards

Local restaurant customer accused of using 30 credit cards

Evidently, the same customer has allegedly used about thirty different credit cards to pay for service.

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TRAFFIC: Serious Crash I-840 near I-24

TRAFFIC: Serious Crash I-840 near I-24

Two separate crashes that are near each other occurred in similar time frames Wednesday evening (1/18/2017). Both were near the points where I-24 and I-840 intersect.

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Mayor McFarland Speaks on Gas Tax Proposal

Mayor McFarland Speaks on Gas Tax Proposal

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland was among the community leaders from across the state to join Governor Haslam as the IMPROVE Act was unveiled.

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