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South Maney Avenue Neighborhood Meeting

Jun 28, 2012 at 04:19 pm by bryan

In another effort to let residents and business owners in the  South Maney Avenue study area have an opportunity to learn about proposed amendments to the zoning ordinanc.... Read More

Sen. Tracy "Supreme Court's Decision Devastating To Economy"

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:51 pm by bryan

State Senator Jim Tracy commented on the U.S. Supreme Court's decision.  He told WGNS News, “The practical effort of upholding Obamacare is devastating to our.... Read More

Apply Online in the City of LaVergne

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:49 pm by bryan

People seeking employment with the city of La Vergne will no longer have to contend with delivering written applications in person, rather they can now do it all online. The.... Read More

More LOCAL Feedback on Affordable Care Act

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:47 pm by bryan

Statement from Senator Jim Tracy the Supreme Court Ruling regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act... “The practical effort of upholding Obamacare is de.... Read More

Winner Named in Rubber Duck Derby Race

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:45 pm by bryan

Longtime supporter Michael Bishop spent $25 to adopt a quack pack of six ducks to enter the Child Advocacy Center ’s annual Duck Derby. “I thought how a.... Read More

Ashley McDonald Murfreesboro Fire & Rescues New PIO

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:42 pm by bryan

With the new month, the Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Department has a new public information officer. Administrative Support Specialist Ashley McDonald will assume the respons.... Read More

Local Reaction to SCOTUS Ruling on Affordable Care Act

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:39 pm by bryan

In a landmark ruling with wide-ranging implications, the Supreme Court upheld the so-called individual mandate requiring Americans to buy health insurance or pay a penalty, th.... Read More

Family Business Opens Next To Wal-Mart On Rutherford Blvd...OK Jose!

Jun 28, 2012 at 03:13 pm by bryan

A new Murfreesboro family business officially opened Thursday on Rutherford Boulevard in the Wal-Mart shopping center.  About a half-hour before O.K. Jose Tex-Mex Restaur.... Read More

Patterson Park Hosts Zoning Meeting

Jun 28, 2012 at 02:50 pm by bryan

In another effort to let residents and business owners in the South Maney Avenue study area have an opportunity to learn about proposed amendments to the zoning ordinance and.... Read More

Ed Jordan Passes Away; Arrangements Announced

Jun 28, 2012 at 01:42 pm by bryan

Funeral arrangements for Ed Jordan (JHER-den) have been announced. Jordan, a Korean War veteran and 22-year member of the Rutherford County School Board, passed away Wednesday.... Read More

Large Grass Fire in Blackman

Jun 28, 2012 at 01:07 pm by bryan

The dry weather conditions have caught up with Rutherford County. There was a large grass fire in Murfreesboro on Thursday. The fire was near Blackman and Baker Roads. The fir.... Read More

County Schools Squash Rumor of Letter of Demands from Islamic Center

Jun 28, 2012 at 12:03 pm by bryan

A few concerned residents have contacted the Rutherford County Schools after hearing a rumor that the schools received a list of demands for Musilm students to follow from the.... Read More

Two Dogs Left Behind After Move

Jun 28, 2012 at 11:27 am by bryan

Tenants of a rental property left two dogs behind when they moved. When police responded to 701 Minor Street they found two pitbulls in the backyard of the home. The respondin.... Read More

Moderate Drought Across Rutherford County

Jun 28, 2012 at 11:23 am by bryan

Drought conditions are rapidly expanding across Middle Tennessee. The National Weather Service reports all of Middle Tennessee is now considered in a drought. The persistent l.... Read More

Salvation Army Cooling Station

Jun 28, 2012 at 11:14 am by bryan

Many people are trying to find ways to beat the triple-digit heat. Lieutenant Andrew Seiler with the local Salvation Army says they've opened a cooling station at their West M.... Read More

ObamaCare Survives the Courts

Jun 28, 2012 at 09:47 am by bryan

The so-called individual mandate to buy health insurance, the key part of President Obama's signature health care law, has survived, the Supreme Court ruled Thursday morn.... Read More

New Public Information Officer at Fire Department

Jun 28, 2012 at 09:30 am by bryan

  Chief Gaines announced Thursday morning that Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department will soon have a new Public Information Officer.   Effective July 1 Administ.... Read More

Carjacking Suspect Wanted by Police

Jun 28, 2012 at 08:39 am by bryan

Smyrna Police are on the lookout for a man who carjacked a woman at gunpoint last month. Authorities say Norberto Rodriguez stole the woman’s car on May 17 at the Meng M.... Read More

Testing Scores for Students Increases in TN

Jun 28, 2012 at 06:10 am by bryan

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and State Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman says that statewide student performance on the 2012 Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP).... Read More

Learn a New Language at MTSU

Jun 28, 2012 at 06:06 am by bryan

Instructors at the Summer Language Institute at MTSU’s Center for Accelerated Language Acquisition have found the secret to mastering a new language: Let students learn.... Read More