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City recognizes MPD officer Matthew Rice with STARS Award
City recognizes MPD officer Matthew Rice with STARS Award

"On two separate days, Matthew Rice did an excellent job in apprehending or assisting with the apprehension of Felony suspects involved in repeated incidents of violent offenses and the suspect in numerous home and auto burglaries..."

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More Talks on Rutherford County Landfill Solutions
More Talks on Rutherford County Landfill Solutions

Nearby Lebanon, TN continues to work on their Gasification Initiative while Rutherford County looks for solutions on what to do the Middle Point Landfill that is nearing the end of its lifespan.

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Safety Tour of The Bottoms in Murfreesboro
Safety Tour of The Bottoms in Murfreesboro

The mayor recently went on a safety tour with members of the parks and rec department in the area of Cannonsburgh and the Greenway...

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City of LaVergne Growing - State of the City
City of LaVergne Growing - State of the City

The new population count will bring in another $250,000 annually in state / shared revenue.

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TBI: Smithville, TN Son and Mayor Arrested for Theft
TBI: Smithville, TN Son and Mayor Arrested for Theft

A joint investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and investigators with the Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury has resulted in the indictment and arrest of the Smithville mayor and his son.

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Mayor McFarland Answers Your Questions On WGNS
Mayor McFarland Answers Your Questions On WGNS

The "ASK THE MAYOR" segment of the WGNS Action Line radio broadcast is always popular. Murfreesboro's Mayor Shane McFarland was on the radio Wednesday, June 6, 2018.

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Two possible names to run for Rutherford County Mayor in near future
Two possible names to run for Rutherford County Mayor in near future

Roughly a year from the campaign trail, two officials are considering a run for Rutherford County mayor in 2018 with Ernest Burgess set to step down after two terms.

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Hear what the Murfreesboro Mayor had to say about upcoming projects and more
Hear what the Murfreesboro Mayor had to say about upcoming projects and more

Mayor Shane McFarland's quarterly report on activities and actions of the City of Murfreesboro is available to watch

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Political forum to be held in Murfreesboro on July 11th
Political forum to be held in Murfreesboro on July 11th

An election forum that will allow you to hear the thoughts of the Rutherford County Mayoral candidates and the candidates for Sheriff will be held on July 11th in Murfreesboro. 

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New Councilman, Mayor Take Place in Chambers, Bragg Honored

Newly elected Mayor Shane McFarland and council member Rick LaLance officially took their seats in the council chambers for the first time at May 1st’s council meeting...

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Mayor Bragg, Council Say Their Goodbyes at Final Meeting

After serving as head of the Murfreesboro city council for 12 years, Mayor Tommy Bragg officially said his goodbyes at his final meeting on Thursday, April 24th...

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Shane McFarland Elected Mayor
Shane McFarland Elected Mayor

Shane McFarland has been elected mayor of Murfreesboro. McFarland, who has served as a Murfreesboro city councilman will succeed Mayor Tommy Bragg, who announced he wouldn't seek another term as mayor.

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Murfreesboro City Election Day Tuesday
Murfreesboro City Election Day Tuesday

Murfreesboro residents are voting for a new mayor, council and city school board. Tuesday is election day. With Mayor Tommy Bragg announcing his retirement, voters will choose between Councilman Shane McFarland and Vice Mayor Ron Washington to lead the city.

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Murfreesboro City Election Results are
Murfreesboro City Election Results are "IN"

The Rutherford County Election Commission report shows that Shane McFarland won the Mayoral race by a 68.09% margin to Ron Washington holding 31.69% of the votes. See the rest...

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Internet Exclusive: Republican County Mayoral candidate Jimmy Evans announces kick off rally

Republican County Mayoral candidate Jimmy Evans will hold a campaign kick-off rally Tuesday March 25th.

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29th Annual Main Street Meeting and Luncheon (With audio and pictures)
29th Annual Main Street Meeting and Luncheon (With audio and pictures)

WGNS had a chance to speak with Phillips and asked him, “What would you tell someone thinking about opening a business on the local square today?”

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Councilman Ron Washington Officially Announces Run for Murfreesboro Mayor
Councilman Ron Washington Officially Announces Run for Murfreesboro Mayor
Washington has served on the Murfreesboro City Council since 1998 and earlier this year was unanimously voted by his peers to serve as vice mayor. 
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It Was Speculated, Now Confirmed: City Councilman Shane McFarland Officially Announces Run for MAYOR of Murfreesboro Seat
It Was Speculated, Now Confirmed: City Councilman Shane McFarland Officially Announces Run for MAYOR of Murfreesboro Seat
Official: Two-term Murfreesboro City Council Member Shane McFarland announced Tuesday he will run for Mayor in 2014, citing economic development, orderly growth and building an even better quality of life as his top priorities.
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Online Survey Ranks Rutherford County Elected Positions
Rob Mitchell, the Rutherford County Assessor of Property, told WGNS that a recent survey was conducted online with the help of the Rutherford Reader to determine if residents were satisfied with local elected offices. 
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Mary Scales Remembered at City Council, While Veterans Are Honored at Commission
The Murfreesboro City Council took time to mourn the passing of Mary Scales, the first African-American council member at their October 17th meeting, while the Rutherford County Commission praised MTSU for their upcoming events honoring veterans...
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Gateway Island; LITERALLY Money Going Down the Drain?
Officials are hoping the latest round of repairs to the lake sticks, after even more leaks are found following work on the area less than one month ago...

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