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Salvation Army Seeking Volunteer Bell Ringers
Salvation Army Seeking Volunteer Bell Ringers

Parents, Sunday School teachers, employers, civic organizations and community members -- the Salvation Army has a great volunteer opportunity for you. Sign ups are going on for the Christmas red kettles now.

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Local Salvation Army Major in Flood Ravaged N. Carolina
Local Salvation Army Major in Flood Ravaged N. Carolina

Major Joe Irvin of the Salvation Army of Rutherford and Cannon County is among the Hurricane Florence relief workers lending aid.

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$25K in Renovations to Salvation Army by Lowe's Heroes
$25K in Renovations to Salvation Army by Lowe's Heroes

Over 25-thousand dollars in renovations were completed at The Salvation Army of Rutherford and Cannon Counties as part of the Lowe's Heroes Project.

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2018 Salvation Army Beyond the Bells a Success
2018 Salvation Army Beyond the Bells a Success

A record crowd was on hand for the Salvation Army of Rutherford and Cannon Counties' "Beyond the Bells" Luncheon. Over three hundred community members were at Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro for this year's event.

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Salvation Army Angel Tree Gifts Distributed
Salvation Army Angel Tree Gifts Distributed

Christmas will be merrier for over eight-hundred children here in Rutherford and Cannon Counties. It's distribution day for the Salvation Army's Angel Tree program.

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REMINDER: Salvation Army Bell Ringers continue in Murfreesboro and beyond
REMINDER: Salvation Army Bell Ringers continue in Murfreesboro and beyond

Board member David Fletcher told WGNS some of the positive work done by the Salvation Army in the past...

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Local Salvation Army Major on the Ground in Flood Ravaged Texas
Local Salvation Army Major on the Ground in Flood Ravaged Texas

The cleanup from Hurricane Harvey continues along coastal Texas and a local Salvation Army officer is in the middle of it. We talked to Major Joe Irvin in Houston, Texas.

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Harvey Relief in Texas Likely Largest in Salvation Army History
Harvey Relief in Texas Likely Largest in Salvation Army History

The Salvation Army has deployed its national network of trained disaster staff and volunteers to the Gulf Coast to provide food, hydration, clean-up kits, hygiene supplies, and emotional and spiritual care to first responders and survivors. It's expected to be the largest relief effort in the organization's history.

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Harvey's Horrific Flooding Pummels Houston; Locals Reach Out
Harvey's Horrific Flooding Pummels Houston; Locals Reach Out

The winds and rain from what was Hurricane Harvey continue to pummel southeastern Texas. Local agencies are deployed to assist victims.

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Salvation Army Shelter Expands to Include Woman
Salvation Army Shelter Expands to Include Woman

The homeless population in Rutherford County increased 71-percent in the four-years between 2012 and 2016.

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Local Salvation Army Officers Promoted to Majors
Local Salvation Army Officers Promoted to Majors

Joe and Melissa Irvin have been in Murfreesboro for a year, serving as leaders for the local Salvation Army. As of June 9th, they've been promoted to the rank of major.

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2nd Annual Salvation Army Beyond the Bells Luncheon a Big Success
2nd Annual Salvation Army Beyond the Bells Luncheon a Big Success

The Salvation Army held their second annual "Beyond the Bells" luncheon at Embassy Suites. The event was used to bring awareness to the mission of the local Salvation Army and give the community a chance to give of their time, talents and donations to the organization.

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Red Kettle Donations Down in Rutherford County
Red Kettle Donations Down in Rutherford County

According to The Salvation Army's Rutherford and Cannon Counties Corps Officer, Captain Joseph Irvin, "Our Kettle donations allow us to minister to our communities' working poor and homeless families.

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Listen for Salvation Army Bell Ringers...And GIVE!
Listen for Salvation Army Bell Ringers...And GIVE!

Tis the season to be "ringing", and the Murfreesboro Salvation Army is around the Heart of Tennessee with their bell ringers and kettles through Christmas Eve.

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Salvation Army Seeks Paid & Volunteer Bell Ringers
Salvation Army Seeks Paid & Volunteer Bell Ringers

The Salvation Army Red Kettle season is upon us. Captain Joe Irvin tells NewsRadio WGNS they are in need of both volunteer and paid bell ringers.

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Local Salvation Army Captain in SC for Hurricane Relief
Local Salvation Army Captain in SC for Hurricane Relief

A Rutherford County Salvation Army leader is in South Carolina, helping with relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew.

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Community Welcomes Joe & Melissa Irvin
Community Welcomes Joe & Melissa Irvin

The Salvation Army opened its doors to welcome new officers to the local community. Captains Joe and Melissa Irvin began their service to the Rutherford County community just this week.

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Meet the New Salvation Army Officers
Meet the New Salvation Army Officers

You've got several chances this week to meet the new Salvation Army officers, who began their service in Murfreesboro last week.

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Salvation Army Receives FOOD GRANTS
Salvation Army Receives FOOD GRANTS

The Salvation Army of Rutherford and Cannon Counties has been selected as a recipient of multiple grants in a collaboration project that will help the undeserved community plan, purchase, prepare and provide nutritious meals more efficiently to their families.

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Salvation Army Luncheon Opens Eyes of the Community
Salvation Army Luncheon Opens Eyes of the Community

During the event, Captain Monica Seiler talked about how her life as a child was turned upside down by domestic violence, drugs and alcohol. She also talked about how her mother fled her abusive father with her and her two siblings.

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Salvation Army "Beyond the Bells" a Huge Success

The Salvation Army held their first ever "Beyond the Bells" luncheon at Embassy Suites. The event was used to bring awareness to the mission of the local Salvation Army and give the community a chance to give of their time, talents and donations to the organization.

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Salvation Army Leadership Change; Seiler's Moving to Virginia
Salvation Army Leadership Change; Seiler's Moving to Virginia

The local Salvation Army will soon be under new leadership as Lieutenant Andy and Captain Monica Seiler were notified they'll be promoted to Roanoke, Virginia. They have called Rutherford County home since 2012, but were given farewell orders Monday.

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ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Trafficking in the Homeless Community
ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Trafficking in the Homeless Community

When I was a child, I was homeless. In fact, it was through this circumstance that my family first came into contact with The Salvation Army. Thankfully, we were not homeless for long, nor do I have many bad memories from that experience.

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Salvation Army in Murfreesboro to participate in IF:Gathering 2016
Salvation Army in Murfreesboro to participate in IF:Gathering 2016

The Salvation Army will open their doors on February 5 and 6 to women from across Murfreesboro to participate in IF:Gathering 2016.

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Arrest In Salvation Army Warehouse Theft
Arrest In Salvation Army Warehouse Theft

La Vergne Police have made an arrest in the Salvation Army warehouse burglary at 444 Dick Buchanan Street.

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Family Worship Center's annual Holiday Celebration,
Family Worship Center's annual Holiday Celebration, "Joy to the Boro' "raises $7,000 for The Salvation Army of Murfreesboro

Sunday Dec. 20, Music Pastor Wayne Miller from the Family Worship Center (FWC) presented a check for $7,000 to Lt. Andy Seiler, Commanding Officer for The Salvation Army of Murfreesboro.

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Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution is Friday
Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution is Friday

The Salvation Army is gearing up for their Angel Tree distribution this Friday.

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Salvation Army Family Store Re-Opens
Salvation Army Family Store Re-Opens

The Salvation Army Family Store will begin taking donations today (Monday) after being closed for months due to damage from a severe thunderstorm.

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Salvation Army Family Store Opens Saturday
Salvation Army Family Store Opens Saturday

The Salvation Army Family Store will re-open on Saturday after a June severe thunderstorm destroyed everything and damaged the building.

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Help give Christmas Gifts to 1,000 local children in Rutherford and Cannon Counties
Help give Christmas Gifts to 1,000 local children in Rutherford and Cannon Counties

For the past several years data has been collected and families have been tracked to see where the true need is so that The Salvation Army and the larger community can meet the greatest need.

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Businesses Can Sponsor a Salvation Army Kettle
Businesses Can Sponsor a Salvation Army Kettle

You'll soon be seeing the red Salvation Army kettles in front of various retailers here in Rutherford County. Business owners, now you can help the local non-profit in a new way - by sponsoring a kettle.

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Helping the Salvation Army by ringing a bell
Helping the Salvation Army by ringing a bell

Last year, one local non profit organization alone helped to make a positive difference in local lives at the Salvation Army. Just to give you one story about how much you can do by helping the Salvation Army, here is a breakdown:

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VIDEO: Salvation Army Connected to Rutherford County
VIDEO: Salvation Army Connected to Rutherford County

What is it that your local Salvation Army does here in Rutherford County? Watch this video!

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Salvation Army to Include
Salvation Army to Include "Adopt-A-Family" Angel Tree This Year

The Salvation Army is expanding its most beloved seasonal program this year, the Angel Tree program, where for more than 20 years more than 1,000 local children in Rutherford and Cannon Counties are provided gifts and coats, and clothes each year.

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Local Salvation Army's Disaster Truck Headed to South Carolina
Local Salvation Army's Disaster Truck Headed to South Carolina

In response to the flooding that ravaged South Carolina, the Salvation Army has mobilized resources from across the country to help in recovery efforts.

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Annually human trafficking is a $32,000,000,000 industry worldwide - Murfreesboro Fighting It
Annually human trafficking is a $32,000,000,000 industry worldwide - Murfreesboro Fighting It

Captain Monica Seiler of the Murfreesboro Salvation Army says, "The Salvation Army is one among many who stand to end human trafficking in our community.

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Reclaiming Wholeness: Ministry, Discipleship and Sexually Addictive Behavior
Reclaiming Wholeness: Ministry, Discipleship and Sexually Addictive Behavior

"Reclaiming Wholeness: Ministry, Discipleship and Sexually Addictive Behavior" by Todd Bowman, PhD, LCPC is an Associate Professor of Counseling at Indiana Wesleyan University - will be presented at the Salvation Army. Their main facility is located at 1137 West Main Street, just off Highway 99 or the New Salem Highway.

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Salvation Army in Murfreesboro now to offer single mom family rooms
Salvation Army in Murfreesboro now to offer single mom family rooms

For over twenty years the Salvation Army's Center of Hope in Murfreesboro has provided thousands of nights of sheltering to single men and families to help some of the most vulnerable citizens in our community.

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Fundraiser for the Salvation Army after storm loss and damages
Fundraiser for the Salvation Army after storm loss and damages

Local dance fitness community, REFIT® will host the "REFIT® for a Reason" benefit to help the Salvation Army on August 22 from 8:30 am-1:30 pm at the Salvation Army gym on 1137 W. Main St in Murfreesboro.

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Salvation Army Family Store Total Loss after Storms
Salvation Army Family Store Total Loss after Storms

The Salvation Army Family Store is a total loss, after Tuesday storms damaged the roof of their Front Street location.

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Salvation Army invites public to June 25 'Beyond the Bells' Lunch and Learn
Salvation Army invites public to June 25 'Beyond the Bells' Lunch and Learn

The community can learn more about how it can support the Murfreesboro Salvation Army's mission during the nonprofit's next Lunch and Learn, a monthly program hosted at the local headquarters.

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Cold Weather: Salvation Army Open as Warming Station
Cold Weather: Salvation Army Open as Warming Station

The Salvation Army will be open during the day Thursday as a warming station. Lt. Monica Seiler tells NewsRadio WGNS from 8am until 5pm, people are invited to stop in and get out of the cold.

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Angel Tree Day in RuCo
Angel Tree Day in RuCo

Hundreds of smiling Angel Tree families in Rutherford County picked up boxes of toys and bicycles at the Salvation Army.

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Bryan talks to the local Salvation Army in Murfreesboro
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Salvation Army Prepares for Christmas - Already
Salvation Army Prepares for Christmas - Already

Christmas time's a comin'. While many aren't thinking about Christmas just yet, the Salvation Army has been preparing since July for the holiday season.

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Salvation Army Giving Away Backpacks Friday
Salvation Army Giving Away Backpacks Friday

The Salvation Army is giving away backpacks to families that qualify this Friday. Lt. Andy Seiler says the annual backpack giveaway will help hundreds of children here in our community.

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Two Local Teens Finish Salvation Army Corp Cadet Program

Two Rutherford County teens will graduate from Oakland High School and complete the local Salvation Army's Corp Cadet Program.

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Salvation Army in Murfreesboro Celebrates 20th Anniversary for their Shelter as Homeless Population Grows
Salvation Army in Murfreesboro Celebrates 20th Anniversary for their Shelter as Homeless Population Grows

WGNS asked Lt. Monica Seiler how bad of a problem homelessness really is in Rutherford County. 

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Introducing New Salvation Army Cadets
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Salvation Army "Center of Hope" Celebrates 20th Anniversary

The Salvation Army is celebrating their 20th anniversary in the Center of Hope facility. Lieutenant Andy Seiler says the Salvation Army has been in Rutherford County longer than 20-years, but the facility on West Main, off Salem Highway, opened in February of 1994.

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DEEP FREEZE: Emergency Homeless Shelter
DEEP FREEZE: Emergency Homeless Shelter
Journey Home partners with the Salvation Army and First Baptist Church for the "Coldest Nights" emergency men's shelter. Scott Foster with Journey Home tells WGNS the program is for men who need shelter when temperatures fall to levels where frost bite and even death are possible.
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Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution - SUCCESS
Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution - SUCCESS
The Rutherford County community helped the Salvation Army make Christmas possible for nearly 500 children. The Angel Tree distribution Thursday was a big success as 492 children received gifts on their wish list, helping 212 families. 
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Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution Thursday
Salvation Army Angel Tree Distribution Thursday
The Salvation Army is gearing up for their Angel Tree distribution this Thursday. Lieutenants Andy and Monica Seiler tell WGNS news 492 children and 212 families will benefit from the community's generosity this year. 
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Local Park to be Named in Memory of Fatal Percy Priest Lake Boating Accident Victim
The park located at the Salvation Army on West Main Street at the New Salem Highway will be dedicated to the memory of Harvie Butler on Sunday. The park dedication will take place at 12:30, Sunday afternoon.
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Salvation Army... Overcoming Alcohol is Possible - and More is Discussed
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Help Local Kids Go to Camp
Hiking in the woods, making crafts, singing songs by a campfire — some of our fondest childhood memories come from summer camp.
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Salvation Army Family Store Open Saturday
The Salvation Army Family Store will hold its grand opening at 10 a.m. Saturday at its new home at 125 S. Front St., just off Broad Street across from Captain D's and Camino Real.
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