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Football Players Suspended After Skirmish

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:52 am by bryan

Several Gallatin football players and two Smyrna players have been suspended or dismissed after a fight broke out during a scrimmage. The Gallatin News Examiner reports 12 foo.... Read More

Are Your Kids Getting Enough Sleep?

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:38 am by bryan

After a week back at school, were the kids tired and cranky all week? It may be because they're not getting enough sleep. Dr. Kevin Smith, a sleep specialist with Children's M.... Read More

Carman Reade Pleads Guilty: 2-Year Prison Term

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:13 am by bryan

A Rutherford County woman is charged with TennCare fraud for selling prescription drugs paid for by the public healthcare insurance program for the poor and disabled. &.... Read More

Chamber Continues Record Pace For Ribbon Cuttings

Aug 12, 2011 at 10:06 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce continued it record number of ribbon cuttings. In fact, two new businesses were celebrated on Thursday (8/12/2011). Chamber officials.... Read More

Rutherford Co. Woman Charged with TennCare Fraud

Aug 11, 2011 at 11:20 pm by bryan

A Rutherford County woman charged with TennCare fraud has been ordered to serve two years in a Tennessee Department of Corrections (TDOC) prison facility.The Office of Inspect.... Read More

Sam Davis Home Quilt Show

Aug 11, 2011 at 11:15 pm by bryan

The Sam Davis Home is excited to welcome visitors to the third annual Quilt Show set for Sept. 15-18 featuring new, vintage, and antique quilts from the local community as wel.... Read More

Tractor Catches Fire

Aug 11, 2011 at 12:48 pm by bryan

A tractor caught fire at a construction site in Lascassas on Thursday. The fire occurred around 12:30 in the afternoon on Adams Road. Adams Road is off of Twin Oak Drive. No o.... Read More

Ford of Murfreesboro and Local Community Raises over $4900 for Siegel High School

Aug 11, 2011 at 12:42 pm by bryan

Ford of Murfreesboro, Siegel High School and members of the local community raised $4940 for Siegel High School’s football booster club at a recent test-d.... Read More

Man Busted on Marijuana Charges

Aug 11, 2011 at 10:10 am by bryan

Having a marijuana cigarette safely stored behind your ear is not a good idea if you are in the process of getting pulled over by a cop. Freddie Douglas Lyons, Jr. was pulled.... Read More

Multiple Cars Broken Into

Aug 11, 2011 at 06:07 am by bryan

Multiple cars were broken into in recent days. Cars parked at apartments on the Old Lascassas Pike, Bradyville Pike, Cason Square Blvd., Old Fort Pkwy. and Rutherford Blvd. we.... Read More

Stolen Truck Recovered

Aug 11, 2011 at 06:06 am by bryan

A Stolen truck was recovered on Norman Avenue in Murfreesboro. Norman Avenue is near Rutherford Blvd. behind Campus Crossing South Apartments. The 1993 Ford Ranger was unoccup.... Read More

TN Ranked Number 1 for Automotive Production

Aug 11, 2011 at 06:06 am by bryan

For the second year in a row, Business Facilities magazine has ranked Tennessee as the top state for Automotive Manufacturing Strength.  Editor-in-chief Jack Rogers cites.... Read More

Smyrna Teen with Explosive Device

Aug 10, 2011 at 04:20 pm by bryan

A 13-year-old Smyrna boy was charged with felony manufacturing explosive devices after a homemade device was found Wednesday during a search of his home. Rutherford County She.... Read More

County Schools Parent Academy

Aug 10, 2011 at 02:31 pm by bryan

Rutherford County schools want parents' input about their child's academics. In September, the county school system will host the first ever RCS Parent Academy. It's a free ev.... Read More

Rutherford County Gets Award for Accounting Practices

Aug 10, 2011 at 12:39 pm by bryan

Rutherford County is one of eight counties in Tennessee that recently received national recognition from the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for outstanding acc.... Read More

Bone Marrow Drive for Bart Smith

Aug 10, 2011 at 10:24 am by bryan

For more than 30 years, Lt. Bart Smith protected and served citizens as a Murfreesboro Police officer, county wheel tax officer and Rutherford County deputy. Now, Smith needs.... Read More

Aug 10, 2011 at 09:58 am by bryan

Wreck at Broad and S. Church St.

Aug 10, 2011 at 08:46 am by bryan

A wreck this Wednesday morning sent a Ford F-150 into a group of parked cars in front of a used car lot. The accident happened at the Broad – South Church Street interse.... Read More

This Saturday: Red Cross Barn Party

Aug 10, 2011 at 08:21 am by bryan

Come kick up your boots and enjoy some Beatles tunes, Bar-B-Que and a good time at the American Red Cross Barn Party scheduled for this Saturday, August 13th at 6 p.m.  T.... Read More

Smyrna Woman Allegedly Tried to Suffocate Son

Aug 10, 2011 at 06:34 am by bryan

A Smyrna, Tennessee woman has been indicted in Chattanooga by a grand jury. 41-year old Monica Hammers is accused of trying to suffocate her 4-year old son. The incident alleg.... Read More