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Local Non-Profit Received $25k State Farm Grant to Hire an On the Street Case Worker
Local Non-Profit Received $25k State Farm Grant to Hire an On the Street Case Worker

State Farm Insurance reports that local non-profit Murfreesboro Cold Patrol has received a $25,000 grant from the State Farm Neighborhood Assist program.

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Help Murfreesboro, Tennessee Non-Profit Win a $25,000 Grant and hire a Case Worker
Help Murfreesboro, Tennessee Non-Profit Win a $25,000 Grant and hire a Case Worker

In Murfreesboro, only one non-profit made the cut. That non-profit is Murfreesboro Cold Patrol, which serves homeless in our community not only in winter months, but on a daily basis. If they receive the grant money, the goal is to put a full time case manager on the streets of Murfreesboro.

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Beware of Holiday Fires
Beware of Holiday Fires

The holiday season is the time of year when most people are thinking about shopping for gifts, office parties, and spending time with family and friends. Sadly, this is also the time when home fires peak. Approximately one-third of home fires and home fire deaths occur during December, January and February.

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Maryville Edges Oakland 31-28
Maryville Edges Oakland 31-28

Oakland falls to Maryville 31-28 as the Rebels kick a 39-yard field goal with 21-seconds to go in the game.

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Sleeping Bag Drive / Tent Drive Continues
Sleeping Bag Drive / Tent Drive Continues

Cold nights are here, and WGNS Radio partners are again handing out new sleeping bags and tents to help homeless persons stay alive.

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Maryville Edges Oakland 31-28
Maryville Edges Oakland 31-28

Oakland falls to Maryville 31-28 as the Rebels kick a 39-yard field goal with 21-seconds to go in the game.

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Oakland Dominating in 43-0 Win over Cookeville
Oakland Dominating in 43-0 Win over Cookeville

Oakland got their second shutout in as many weeks with a 43-0 win over Cookeville Friday night.

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Oakland Dominating in 43-0 Win over Cookeville
Oakland Dominating in 43-0 Win over Cookeville

Oakland got their second shutout in as many weeks with a 43-0 win over Cookeville Friday night.

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Oakland Defeats Blackman 22-0
Oakland Defeats Blackman 22-0

Oakland, behind one of the state's best defenses, get their first shutout of the year against city rival Blackman 22-0.

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Don't Fall Asleep While Driving
Don't Fall Asleep While Driving

For those of you who are going to be spending significant time behind the wheel, remember that rest is essential for your safety.

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Blackman Defeats Hendersonville 38-7, Plus Playoff Scores
Blackman Defeats Hendersonville 38-7, Plus Playoff Scores

Blackman was hoping the rematch of their season opener with Hendersonville in the playoffs went the same way as the regular season game. And it did. The Blaze defeated the Commandos 38-7.

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Blackman Defeats Hendersonville 38-7, Plus Playoff Scores
Blackman Defeats Hendersonville 38-7, Plus Playoff Scores

Blackman was hoping the rematch of their season opener with Hendersonville in the playoffs went the same way as the regular season game. And it did. The Blaze defeated the Commandos 38-7.

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Blackman Edges Riverdale 28-26
Blackman Edges Riverdale 28-26

The Backyard Brawl was certainly a battle at Tomahawk Stadium as Blackman edges Riverdale 28-26.

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Blackman Edges Riverdale 28-26
Blackman Edges Riverdale 28-26

The Backyard Brawl was certainly a battle at Tomahawk Stadium as Blackman edges Riverdale 28-26.

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Cookeville Downs Siegel 48-30
Cookeville Downs Siegel 48-30

A 20-to-nothing run by Cookeville in the second half erased a one-point halftime lead for Siegel enroute to a 48-30 win by the Cavaliers.

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Cookeville Downs Siegel 48-30
Cookeville Downs Siegel 48-30

A 20-to-nothing run by Cookeville in the second half erased a one-point halftime lead for Siegel enroute to a 48-30 win by the Cavaliers.

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Oakland Downs Siegel 50-14
Oakland Downs Siegel 50-14

A tight first quarter followed by 36-unanswered points leads Oakland to a 50-14 win over rival Siegel.

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Oakland Downs Siegel 50-14
Oakland Downs Siegel 50-14

A tight first quarter followed by 36-unanswered points leads Oakland to a 50-14 win over rival Siegel.

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Oakland Downs Franklin 41-7
Oakland Downs Franklin 41-7

Oakland rolled to 7-and-0 with a 41-7 win at Franklin Friday night.

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Oakland Downs Franklin 41-7
Oakland Downs Franklin 41-7

Oakland rolled to 7-and-0 with a 41-7 win at Franklin Friday night.

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Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-14
Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-14

Smyrna outscores Siegel 28-7 in the second half enroute to a 42-14 win on homecoming.

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Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-14
Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-14

Smyrna outscores Siegel 28-7 in the second half enroute to a 42-14 win on homecoming.

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Oakland Beats Blackman 42-21
Oakland Beats Blackman 42-21

#1 Oakland, trailing 21-14 at the half, scored 28 unanswered in the second half to defeat #2 Blackman 42-21 Friday night.

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Oakland Beats Blackman 42-21
Oakland Beats Blackman 42-21

#1 Oakland, trailing 21-14 at the half, scored 28 unanswered in the second half to defeat #2 Blackman 42-21 Friday night.

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Oakland Beats Riverdale 43-14
Oakland Beats Riverdale 43-14

Despite two first quarter turnovers and several penalties in the game, Oakland bested rival Riverdale 43-14 in the 49th Battle of the 'Boro.

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Oakland Beats Riverdale 43-14
Oakland Beats Riverdale 43-14

Despite two first quarter turnovers and several penalties in the game, Oakland bested rival Riverdale 43-14 in the 49th Battle of the 'Boro.

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Blackman Defeats Smyrna 42-10
Blackman Defeats Smyrna 42-10

While Blackman's potent offense had its bright spots, it was their defense that had a break out game in a 42-10 win over rival Smyrna.

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Blackman Defeats Smyrna 42-10
Blackman Defeats Smyrna 42-10

While Blackman's potent offense had its bright spots, it was their defense that had a break out game in a 42-10 win over rival Smyrna.

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Riverdale Defeats Siegel 18-6
Riverdale Defeats Siegel 18-6

A battle of running backs in Region 3-6A as Riverdale hosted Siegel on a wet Tom Nolan Field. The Warriors defeat their cross town rival by an 18-6 final, with heavy rainfall for much of the game.

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Riverdale Defeats Siegel 18-6
Riverdale Defeats Siegel 18-6

A battle of running backs in Region 3-6A as Riverdale hosted Siegel on a wet Tom Nolan Field. The Warriors defeat their cross town rival by an 18-6 final, with heavy rainfall for much of the game.

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State Farm™ Says Dog Bite Claims Increased 15 Percent over the Past Year
State Farm™ Says Dog Bite Claims Increased 15 Percent over the Past Year

Children make up more than 50 percent of all dog bite victims. With that in mind, National Dog Bite Prevention Week® is April 9-15, 2017.

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State Farm Classic Dec 28-30
State Farm Classic Dec 28-30

Bryan Barrett talks to State Farm Agent Celeste Middleton about the upcoming State Farm Classic at Riverdale December 28-30.

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Whitehaven Defeats Oakland 12-9 for 6A State Title
Whitehaven Defeats Oakland 12-9 for 6A State Title

Whitehaven defeated Oakland 12-9 to claim the Class 6A State Football Championship in the Blue Cross Bowl.

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Whitehaven Defeats Oakland 12-9 for 6A State Title
Whitehaven Defeats Oakland 12-9 for 6A State Title

Whitehaven defeated Oakland 12-9 to claim the Class 6A State Football Championship in the Blue Cross Bowl.

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Oakland Headed to Cookeville; Beats Maryville 23-7
Oakland Headed to Cookeville; Beats Maryville 23-7

The Oakland Patriots defeat the Maryville Rebels 23-7 to punch their ticket to the Class 6A State Championship Game.

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Oakland Headed to Cookeville; Beats Maryville 23-7
Oakland Headed to Cookeville; Beats Maryville 23-7

The Oakland Patriots defeat the Maryville Rebels 23-7 to punch their ticket to the Class 6A State Championship Game.

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Get Oakland Football Tickets Between 1-3pm to Beat Lines
Get Oakland Football Tickets Between 1-3pm to Beat Lines

Planning to go to the semifinal football game tonight (Friday) as Oakland battles Maryville? If so, you can beat the lines at the ticket booth. The main gate will be open between 1-3pm at the school for fans who want to get their tickets early.

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Get Oakland Football Tickets Between 1-3pm to Beat Lines
Get Oakland Football Tickets Between 1-3pm to Beat Lines

Planning to go to the semifinal football game tonight (Friday) as Oakland battles Maryville? If so, you can beat the lines at the ticket booth. The main gate will be open between 1-3pm at the school for fans who want to get their tickets early.

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Shining Gem of Local Theatre Nelda Pope Dies
Shining Gem of Local Theatre Nelda Pope Dies

Middle Tennessee lost one of its shining gems Wednesday morning, Nelda Pope passed away.

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Oakland Beats Hardin Valley 49-7
Oakland Beats Hardin Valley 49-7

The Oakland Patriots power their way to a 49-7 quarterfinal win over Hardin Valley.

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Oakland Beats Hardin Valley 49-7
Oakland Beats Hardin Valley 49-7

The Oakland Patriots power their way to a 49-7 quarterfinal win over Hardin Valley.

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1 out of 147: Odds of hitting a deer in Tennessee
1 out of 147: Odds of hitting a deer in Tennessee

On Wednesday morning, a Murfreesboro driver struck a deer at 970 New Salem Highway near the Sheriff's Office.

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Blackman Kicks Their Way Past Bradley Central 38-35
Blackman Kicks Their Way Past Bradley Central 38-35

The Blackman Blaze kick their way to the quarterfinals, edging Bradley Central 38-35.

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Blackman Kicks Their Way Past Bradley Central 38-35
Blackman Kicks Their Way Past Bradley Central 38-35

The Blackman Blaze kick their way to the quarterfinals, edging Bradley Central 38-35.

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Riverdale Downs Bearden 48-27
Riverdale Downs Bearden 48-27

The Riverdale Warriors defeat the Bearden Bulldogs 48-27 to advance in the TSSAA playoffs

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Riverdale Downs Bearden 48-27
Riverdale Downs Bearden 48-27

The Riverdale Warriors defeat the Bearden Bulldogs 48-27 to advance in the TSSAA playoffs

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Oakland Defeats Smyrna 49-7
Oakland Defeats Smyrna 49-7

The Oakland Patriots go undefeated in the regular season, defeating Smyrna 49-7 to wind up the regular season.

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Oakland Defeats Smyrna 49-7
Oakland Defeats Smyrna 49-7

The Oakland Patriots go undefeated in the regular season, defeating Smyrna 49-7 to wind up the regular season.

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Riverdale Downs Smyrna 23-20
Riverdale Downs Smyrna 23-20

The region game between the Warriors and Bulldogs went down to the wire in the week 10 tilt.

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Riverdale Downs Smyrna 23-20
Riverdale Downs Smyrna 23-20

The region game between the Warriors and Bulldogs went down to the wire in the week 10 tilt.

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Oakland Defeats Riverdale 35-7
Oakland Defeats Riverdale 35-7

Oakland has now won four in a row in the Battle of the 'Boro, defeating rival Riverdale 35-7.

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Oakland Defeats Riverdale 35-7
Oakland Defeats Riverdale 35-7

Oakland has now won four in a row in the Battle of the 'Boro, defeating rival Riverdale 35-7.

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MTCS Defeats Cannon Co. 35-0
MTCS Defeats Cannon Co. 35-0

A dominating performance for Middle Tennessee Christian School over Cannon County. The Cougars defeated the Lions 35-0.

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MTCS Defeats Cannon Co. 35-0
MTCS Defeats Cannon Co. 35-0

A dominating performance for Middle Tennessee Christian School over Cannon County. The Cougars defeated the Lions 35-0.

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Salute to Veterans at Middle Tennessee Football Game Nov. 5
Salute to Veterans at Middle Tennessee Football Game Nov. 5

The 35th Annual Salute to Veterans and Armed Services is planned for Saturday, November 5th when the Middle Tennessee football team hosts Texas San Antonio.

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Riverdale Defeats Siegel 16-13
Riverdale Defeats Siegel 16-13

A defensive battle between in county region rivals Riverdale and Siegel. The Warriors defeat the Stars 16-13.

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The Great American Recycled Rides Giveaway Helps Local Veteran
The Great American Recycled Rides Giveaway Helps Local Veteran

The keys to several vehicles have been turned over to deserving individuals in 14 cities across the United States.

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Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10
Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10

A battle of state ranked teams as Siegel hosted Smyrna.

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Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10
Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10

A battle of state ranked teams as Siegel hosted Smyrna.

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Don't Strike a Deer with your Car This Year
Don't Strike a Deer with your Car This Year

Tennessee drivers are nearly 16 percent more likely to collide with a deer than they were last year, according to new claims data from State Farm.

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Oakland Defeats Blackman 38-0
Oakland Defeats Blackman 38-0

Oakland's JaCoby Stevens helps to lead the Patriots to a 38-0 region win over rival Blackman.

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Oakland Defeats Blackman 38-0
Oakland Defeats Blackman 38-0

Oakland's JaCoby Stevens helps to lead the Patriots to a 38-0 region win over rival Blackman.

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Shades Valley Defeats Blackman
Shades Valley Defeats Blackman

Blackman welcomed in an out of state team for their home opener. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more on the 39-29 loss to Shades Valley.

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Shades Valley Defeats Blackman
Shades Valley Defeats Blackman

Blackman welcomed in an out of state team for their home opener. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more on the 39-29 loss to Shades Valley.

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Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14

The Backyard Brawl lived up to its name as Blackman snuck out of Riverdale with a 17-14 win.

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Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14

The Backyard Brawl lived up to its name as Blackman snuck out of Riverdale with a 17-14 win.

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Forty causes will score a $25,000 grant to assist their neighborhood.
Forty causes will score a $25,000 grant to assist their neighborhood.

Neighbors across the country will soon have an exciting opportunity to help change their communities for the better through State Farm Neighborhood Assist...

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July a Big Month for Thefts in Tennessee
July a Big Month for Thefts in Tennessee

Independence Day is upon us. As you celebrate the nation's birthday, be aware that July is the third busiest month for theft claims. According to State Farm®, Tennessee ranked 10th in 2015 with nearly 2,800 claims.

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 Heatstroke Kills: Protect Your Loved Ones
Heatstroke Kills: Protect Your Loved Ones

Summer officially arrives next week, but the mercury tells us it's already here. Air conditioning makes this time of year much more bearable...

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Dog Related Injury Claims in Tennessee $1.5 Million (State Farm)
Dog Related Injury Claims in Tennessee $1.5 Million (State Farm)

One of the most traumatizing accidents that can happen to anyone is being bitten or injured by man's best friend...

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Local State Farm Insurance Agency to Provide Special Coverage for Ride Share Drivers like Uber
Local State Farm Insurance Agency to Provide Special Coverage for Ride Share Drivers like Uber

State Farm is introducing a new coverage endorsement in Tennessee to help fill insurance gaps for its policyholders who use their personal cars to provide rides for a Transportation Network Company (TNC), like Uber and Lyft.

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State Farm Presents $20K to Junior Achievement of Middle Tennessee
State Farm Presents $20K to Junior Achievement of Middle Tennessee

Local State Farm representatives recently presented Junior Achievement (JA) of Middle Tennessee a $20,000 check. This funding will help JA engage, equip, and inspire 550 Middle Tennessee students as they prepare for a successful, sustainable future.

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Tennessee a Top State for Wind / Tornado Damage
Tennessee a Top State for Wind / Tornado Damage

State Farm says Tennessee is one of the most active states for wind and tornado damage.

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Are your family jewels covered by insurance?
Are your family jewels covered by insurance?

You may have more valuable possessions than you realize. With Valentine's Day rapidly approaching, you should consider how you're going to protect that beautiful new bauble you're buying for your sweetie.

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Blackman beats Siegel 56-28
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28

Blackman's Taeler Dowdy had 266-yards on 36 carries and four touchdowns to lead the Blaze to a 56-28 win over Siegel.

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Blackman beats Siegel 56-28
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28

Blackman's Taeler Dowdy had 266-yards on 36 carries and four touchdowns to lead the Blaze to a 56-28 win over Siegel.

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Smyrna Downs Jefferson County
Smyrna Downs Jefferson County

Smyrna defeated Jefferson County 44-27 and is one of the five Rutherford County football teams in the second round of the TSSAA playoffs final 16.

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Smyrna Downs Jefferson County
Smyrna Downs Jefferson County

Smyrna defeated Jefferson County 44-27 and is one of the five Rutherford County football teams in the second round of the TSSAA playoffs final 16.

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Blackman Routs Kingsport Dobyns Bennett
Blackman Routs Kingsport Dobyns Bennett

Blackman routed Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett 56-10 in the opening round of the TSSAA football playoffs.

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Blackman Routs Kingsport Dobyns Bennett
Blackman Routs Kingsport Dobyns Bennett

Blackman routed Kingsport Dobyns-Bennett 56-10 in the opening round of the TSSAA football playoffs.

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PREVIEW: Smyrna at Riverdale Football
PREVIEW: Smyrna at Riverdale Football

In terms of playoff seeding, there's not a bigger game in Region 2-6A than Smyrna at Riverdale.

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PREVIEW: Smyrna at Riverdale Football
PREVIEW: Smyrna at Riverdale Football

In terms of playoff seeding, there's not a bigger game in Region 2-6A than Smyrna at Riverdale.

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Celebrate My Drive - Teen Driving Safety
Celebrate My Drive - Teen Driving Safety

Twenty-two high schools will win a $100,000 grant and one of them will be named grand prize winner and score a private concert by acclaimed indie-pop siblings Echosmith, known for their hit single 'Cool Kids'.

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Oakland Thumps Haywood 49-6
Oakland Thumps Haywood 49-6

Oakland used a punishing ground game to tame the Tomcats. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more in a report from Ray Hughes Stadium.

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Oakland Thumps Haywood 49-6
Oakland Thumps Haywood 49-6

Oakland used a punishing ground game to tame the Tomcats. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more in a report from Ray Hughes Stadium.

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Patriots Will Try to Tame the Tomcats
Patriots Will Try to Tame the Tomcats

The Patriots are the only 6A team playing this week, which is fall break for Rutherford County. They had an agreement to play Pulaski, Arkansas, week three.

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Fall is here: Time for a Refresher on Fire
Fall is here: Time for a Refresher on Fire

It's Fire Prevention Week. Here are some tips on reducing your chances of house fires.

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PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman

The winner of Friday night's game between Blackman and Smyrna positions themselves to finish toward the top of Region 2-6A.

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PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman

The winner of Friday night's game between Blackman and Smyrna positions themselves to finish toward the top of Region 2-6A.

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PODCAST: Blackman & Smyrna Coaches Talk About Friday's Game
PODCAST: Blackman & Smyrna Coaches Talk About Friday's Game

Hear what the coaches of Blackman and Smyrna have to say about this Friday night's matchup on State Farm Prep Football from NewsRadio WGNS.

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Overall Creek School in Murfreesboro Receives $25,000
Overall Creek School in Murfreesboro Receives $25,000

Overall Creek Elementary School in Murfreesboro is in the money thanks to the online support it received from voters in the State Farm® Neighborhood Assist® program.

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Kids headed to college soon?
Kids headed to college soon?

Parents have plenty of big things to worry about when their child heads off to college...

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Lightning, State Farm and Tennessee
Lightning, State Farm and Tennessee

Lightning may not seem as destructive as other natural disasters, yet a strike can cause serious damage to business equipment and electrical appliances, disrupt electrical service for long periods of time, and spark wildfires.

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Causes in Jackson and Murfreesboro receive $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant to make a difference
Causes in Jackson and Murfreesboro receive $25,000 State Farm Neighborhood Assist grant to make a difference

The Greenhouse Affect (Murfreesboro) received more than 88,000 votes and came in at number 29. The grant money will be used to purchase a greenhouse to be used as a learning lab.

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More rain could equal more damage

April showers bring May flowers, but it also brings the potential for water in your basement. One of the worst experiences a homeowner can have is a backed-up sewer or drain filling the basement with foul-smelling water and sewage.

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State Farm get's the okay for unmanned spacecraft
State Farm get's the okay for unmanned spacecraft

State Farm is the first insurer in the United States to receive FAA permission to test Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) for commercial use.

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How Prepared Are You for a Tornado?
How Prepared Are You for a Tornado?

Tornado and high winds are some of the most destructive forces of nature. While tornadoes are frequent in the Great Plains, South, and Midwest, there is no state in the country that isn't at risk.

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Be careful driving in rough weather
Be careful driving in rough weather

"Even on a relatively short trip, you can find yourself stranded for several hours. Whether it's because of a flat tire, an empty fuel tank or treacherous conditions...

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Tires low as the air turns colder?
Tires low as the air turns colder?

We've learned a lot about under-inflated footballs recently, but did you know that under inflated tires can create a real issue for your car? Tire deflation is both risky and costly.

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Good Prep Hoops Over the Holidays

While for some, things slow down a bit over the holidays, that's not the case for area high school basketball teams. Most are participating in pre-and-post Christmas holiday tournaments and classics.

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Good Prep Hoops Over the Holidays

While for some, things slow down a bit over the holidays, that's not the case for area high school basketball teams. Most are participating in pre-and-post Christmas holiday tournaments and classics.

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Blackman High School receives $25,000 from State Farm
Blackman High School receives $25,000 from State Farm

Celebrate My Drive, powered by State Farm, is pleased to announce Blackman High School is one of 100 winning high schools, earning a $25,000 grant.

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Riverdale Receives $25,000 from State Farm's Celebrate My Drive
Riverdale Receives $25,000 from State Farm's Celebrate My Drive

Riverdale High School is one of the recipients of 25-thousand dollars from State Farm's "Celebrate My Drive." It's the company's program to encourage safe driving in high schools across the country.

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Are your pipes safe from the cold?
Are your pipes safe from the cold?

Freezing temperatures are in the forecast. While you're thinking about keeping your animals and tender vegetation safe...

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INTERESTING: The Trick or Treat Oh No's!
INTERESTING: The Trick or Treat Oh No's!

What if a trick-or treater falls on your property or a candle sets fire to your seasonal decoration?

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Your high school could win a $100,000 grant and a personal school concert by The Band Perry
Your high school could win a $100,000 grant and a personal school concert by The Band Perry

The staff and students at our local high schools in Rutherford County and beyond are committed to keeping teens safe on the road.

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Good news - you are less likely to run your car into a deer
Good news - you are less likely to run your car into a deer

Tennessee drivers are 1.2 percent less likely to collide with a deer in the next 12 months than they were last year, according to new claims data from State Farm.

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Your Rutherford County High School could win a personal concert by The Band Perry
Your Rutherford County High School could win a personal concert by The Band Perry

In 2013, Wilson Central High School in Lebanon received $100,000 and a concert by The Band Perry...

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Kip Diggs from State Farm talks insurance hazards, lightning, burglaries and more
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Tennessee ranks high in Lightning damage!
Tennessee ranks high in Lightning damage!

Lightning is an underrated danger and the second leading cause of storm-related deaths in the U.S., exceeded only by floods.

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School Bus Rock Concert for the United Way "Stuff the Bus" Event

The Young Business Professionals Employee Resource Group at State Farm is presenting a School Bus Rock concert to benefit the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties' Stuff the Bus on Wednesday, June 18 at Mayday Brewery in Murfreesboro.

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Another dog bite incident in Murfreesboro
Another dog bite incident in Murfreesboro

Nationally, in 2013, State Farm paid $104 million as a result of 3,700 dog bite claims. 

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Graduation = Moving Out and Getting Your Own Place

Graduation season is upon us. Lots of young people are getting ready to strike out on their own. For many of them, that means getting that first apartment.

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Summer Camp for Kids - Brought to you by State Farm Insurance

The Business Education Partnership Foundation will present its annual Summer Business Camp, sponsored by State Farm, July 14-25 for rising Rutherford County seventh- and eighth-grade students.

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Tennessee ranks at number 10 in the country water related losses

Tennessee comes in at number ten for water related losses, according to insurance claims...

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So, how does Tennessee look when it comes to wind and hail claims for insurance?
So, how does Tennessee look when it comes to wind and hail claims for insurance?

Just because it is interesting: See how your state compares to others when it comes to wind and hail claims.

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Special Report from State Farm Insurance

Potholes, also called chuckholes and road craters, can occur in any region or climate, but at this time of year, they’re especially prominent in areas known for ice, snow and below-freezing temperatures. 

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Superbowl Sunday is This Weekend - Are you Ready for Guest?
Superbowl Sunday is This Weekend - Are you Ready for Guest?

As you celebrate with family, friends, and loved ones it’s a good idea to educate yourself about your responsibilities as you welcome your party revelers.

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Oakland Sweeps Smyrna, plus all local scores from Friday
Oakland Sweeps Smyrna, plus all local scores from Friday

A foul fest at Oakland's Randy King Gymnasium, but the home standing Pats swept visiting Smyrna. The Oakland girls held on to beat Smyrna 70-66 Friday night in District 7-AAA play.

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Oakland Sweeps Smyrna, plus all local scores from Friday
Oakland Sweeps Smyrna, plus all local scores from Friday

A foul fest at Oakland's Randy King Gymnasium, but the home standing Pats swept visiting Smyrna. The Oakland girls held on to beat Smyrna 70-66 Friday night in District 7-AAA play.

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State Farm Says be Prepared for the Next Streak of Cold Weather
State Farm Says be Prepared for the Next Streak of Cold Weather

As the past week has shown Rutherford County residents, severe winter weather can touch many areas that wouldn't normally have to deal with it. 

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#2 Blackman Outlasts #3 Riverdale Girls; Blaze Beat Warrior Boys
#2 Blackman Outlasts #3 Riverdale Girls; Blaze Beat Warrior Boys

A battle of state girls basketball titans went down to the wire Friday night as #2 Blackman outlasted #3 Riverdale 47-46. Both teams had several runs and the game came down to the wire.

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Beware: Frozen Pipes in your home can ruin your day!!!!
Beware: Frozen Pipes in your home can ruin your day!!!!
The Monday weather forecast for Rutherford County is pretty extreme! The high on Monday will be around 12-degrees followed by a low of 1-degree on Tuesday.
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Smyrna Wins, Riverdale Loses in Last Day of State Farm Classic (WITH PHOTOS)
Smyrna Wins, Riverdale Loses in Last Day of State Farm Classic (WITH PHOTOS)
The Smyrna girls defeated Rossview 62-43, behind 12 points from Brooklyn Blanchard and 11 from Allie Bolton. They improve to 12-and-4 with the win.
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Ice on the Roads Tuesday Morning: Did you have JUNK in the TRUNK?
Ice on the Roads Tuesday Morning: Did you have JUNK in the TRUNK?
Finding yourself stranded in your car due to treacherous conditions like ice and slick roads only to discover you have junk in the trunk, rather than the necessary roadside emergency supplies, can place you and your family in jeopardy. 
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State Farm Releases Report on Driving for the Thanksgiving and Christmas Periods
State Farm Releases Report on Driving for the Thanksgiving and Christmas Periods
The holiday travel season is upon us, and the local State Farm headquarter office in Murfreesboro released its annual research report on distracted driving, with troubling findings. 
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Realtor's Volunteering in the Community, Helping Others
Realtor's Volunteering in the Community, Helping Others
Members of the Middle Tennessee Association of REALTORS (MTAR) performed a month-long community service project during October.
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Siegel Tames the Bucs

Behind an outstanding defensive performance by Siegel, coupled with their high octane offense, they took Beech to the woodshed. The Stars whipped the Buccaneers 54-21 in a game aired on WGNS. 

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AWESOME: Special Kids Officially Receives Check from State Farm Insurance
AWESOME: Special Kids Officially Receives Check from State Farm Insurance
Local nonprofit Special Kids was presented with a $25,000 check from State Farm on Wednesday, July 24, at the Camp Ability of Special Kids Luncheon held at North Boulevard Church of Christ in Murfreesboro.
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State Farm to Give Special Kids $25,000 on Wednesday
State Farm to Give Special Kids $25,000 on Wednesday
The camp is held for disabled children each year at North Boulevard Church of Christ in Murfreesboro.
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Special Kids to be Presented with $25,000 Check from State Farm Insurance

Local nonprofit Special Kids will be presented with a $25,000 check from State Farm on Wednesday, July 24, at the Camp Ability of Special Kids Luncheon held at North Boulevard Church of Christ in Murfreesboro.

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REALLY? Tennessee 5th in the Nation for Lightning Damage Claims
“Damage from lightning strikes in 2012 cost State Farm more than $200 million in insurance claims and Tennessee was fifth in the nation with more than $12.5 million in claims.”
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Region Championship Softball & Baseball Roundup
Region Championship Softball & Baseball Roundup
Rutherford County softball and baseball teams went two-and-two in region championship games. County rivals Smyrna and Riverdale met in the championship game, heard on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports last (Wednesday) night. 
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Region Championship Softball & Baseball Roundup
Region Championship Softball & Baseball Roundup
Rutherford County softball and baseball teams went two-and-two in region championship games. County rivals Smyrna and Riverdale met in the championship game, heard on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports last (Wednesday) night. 
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Region Semifinal Roundup: Baseball & Softball
Region Semifinal Roundup: Baseball & Softball
Elimination Monday left some winners happy and losers taking inventory after ending their season in baseball and softball. Riverdale baseball hosted Columbia for the third straight year in the region semifinals. 
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Region Semifinal Roundup: Baseball & Softball
Region Semifinal Roundup: Baseball & Softball
Elimination Monday left some winners happy and losers taking inventory after ending their season in baseball and softball. Riverdale baseball hosted Columbia for the third straight year in the region semifinals. 
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4AAA 1st Round: 7AAA Sweeps 8AAA Boys
4AAA 1st Round: 7AAA Sweeps 8AAA Boys
It was a clean sweep for the District 7-Triple-A boys over 8-Triple-A in boys first round region action. Blackman, Oakland, La Vergne and Siegel were all winners and will advance to Tuesday's 4-Triple-A semifinals.
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Tuesday, February 5th Scores/Recap
The Blackman boys and girls win a pair over Siegel in Tuesday night WGNS State Farm prep basketball coverage...
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Big Prep Sports Week
While District 7-Triple-A finished up their last week of league play, District 9-A prepares for tournament play this week.
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