Separate Friday Evening Crashes Claim 3 Lives

Jun 26, 2020 at 09:56 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  Two persons died in a multi-vehicle crash that occurred at 7:57 Friday (6/26/2020) night on I-24 eastbound (milemarker 84, toward Chattanooga), near the J.... Read More

Ambulatory Surgery Center Approved For Veterans Parkway

Jun 26, 2020 at 06:30 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO) The Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency unanimously granted a Certificate of Need to construct Westlawn Ambulatory Surgery Center. The 13,000 squar.... Read More

Water Rescue...Sailboat Flips

Jun 26, 2020 at 03:30 pm by Bart

(SMYRNA) Around 2:00 o'clock Friday (6/26/2020) afternoon, Rutherford County Fire Rescue received a water rescue call to Weakley Lane. The person who phoned 911 told the dispa.... Read More

Marcus Johnson Arrested In Connection With Shooting-Robbery at Forest Oaks II

Jun 26, 2020 at 03:15 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  33-year old Marcus Johnson was arrested and multiple stolen firearms recovered following the robbery and shooting of a Murfreesboro man this past Wednesda.... Read More

CAC Offers FREE On-Line Child Abuse Prevention Training

Jun 26, 2020 at 02:01 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  “Children often test the water when they disclose child sexual abuse to an adult,” shared Child Advocacy Center director Sharon De Boer.&.... Read More

MTSU Strengthening STEM Fields

Jun 26, 2020 at 01:43 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  A recent study from the Business and Economic Research Center at MTSU examines ways to strengthen the workforce of professionals in the STE.... Read More

Will Saharan Dust Clouds Impact Ram's Traffic?

Jun 26, 2020 at 12:15 am by Bart

(MURFREESBORO) How does gridlock traffic from construction sites do when you add a Saharan dust cloud with heat? City Transportation Director Ram Balachandran has run the numb.... Read More

MTSU Launches "1 For All Campaign for the First Amendment"

Jun 25, 2020 at 05:30 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  The 1 for All Campaign for the First Amendment will be launched from the Free Speech Center at Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro.... Read More

Should Student Testing--Tied To Teachers--Resume?

Jun 25, 2020 at 04:37 pm by Bart

(NASHVILLE)   Yes, Tennessee dropped the controversial required testing of students during this pandemic year. However, how could we have included the tests with wha.... Read More

Nissan Makes "Face Shields" For RCSO Horses

Jun 25, 2020 at 03:49 pm by Bart

 (L-R photo ID)  Dale Neal and Bob Gray of Nissan, Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh, County Commissioner Pettus Read, Deputy Jared Keith, Sgt. James Holloway and Detective Aust.... Read More

COVID-19 Workplace and Travel Update

Jun 25, 2020 at 03:11 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  COVID-19 may include more surprises for business, according to information from James Price, the Better Business Bureau represetative you hear regularly o.... Read More

Say It "Nicely"--Unemployment Better In Every County!

Jun 25, 2020 at 02:29 pm by Bart

(NASHVILLE)  The May, 2020 unemployment figures are out, and they are down for Rutherford County. But when we’re accustomed to being in the best five, it&rsquo.... Read More

Smyrna Neighbors Thank SWAT Team

Jun 25, 2020 at 01:32 pm by Bart

(SMYRNA, TN)  Around 5:41 Wednesday (6/24/2020) evening, the Smyrna Police Department’s SWAT team (Special Weapons and Tactics Team) was dispatched to the 100 block.... Read More

Correctional Work Center's Supt. Bill Cope and Corporal Salyer Honored

Jun 25, 2020 at 12:56 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  The Family Center of Tennessee, whose mission is to break multigenerational cycles of child abuse, neglect, and trauma, has recognized two of Rutherf.... Read More

Judge Eischeid Examines Walter Hill Case Closely!

Mar 02, 2020 at 05:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Two Rutherford County Schools' educators remain off the job and without pay while the District Attorney, DCS, and County Schools continue their investigations i.... Read More

RCS Not Budging On Returning Walter Hill Educators

Feb 27, 2020 at 07:12 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Schools have come out strong against returning Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Campbell and Special Needs Educator Bonnie Ma.... Read More

Judge DISMISSES Cases Against Walter Hill Educators

Feb 24, 2020 at 09:08 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) On Monday Rutherford County General Sessions Court Judge Lisa Eischeid dismissed the cases against former Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Camp.... Read More

Walter Hill Principal/Teacher Suspended & Charged with Child Abuse

Nov 09, 2019 at 12:45 pm by WGNS

A special needs teacher and the principal at Walter Hill Elementary are charged with misdemeanor child abuse and have been suspended without pay by the school system. The scho.... Read More

Walter Hill Teaches about Animals in Rutherford County

May 22, 2018 at 10:18 pm by WGNS

Walter Hill Elementary School has gone not to the dogs, but to the chickens and pigs.Principal Dr. Helen Campbell endorsed School Resource Officer Erica Brinkley's idea to rai.... Read More

The Amazing Shake at Walter Hill Elementary

Mar 26, 2018 at 09:05 am by WGNS

Today's students are preparing for a successful tomorrow. Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Campbell and 4th Grade Teacher Dr. Leila Hinkle share opportunities.... Read More