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MTSU Receives 220-acres in Rockvale

Jan 27, 2012 at 03:45 pm by bryan

The Harpeth Wetland Bank has donated Middle Tennessee State University approximately 220 acres of rural property in Rockvale. The land, previously known as the Puckett Fa.... Read More

U.S. Marshal's and RCSO Capture Fugitives in Smyrna

Jan 27, 2012 at 03:38 pm by bryan

The Rutherford County Sheriffs Office reports that three out-of-state fugitives were captured in Smyrna and La Vergne by the U.S. Marshal’s Middle Tennessee Fugitive Tas.... Read More

Deadline Extended for MTSU Science Symposium

Jan 27, 2012 at 03:03 pm by bryan

Young forensic scientists can still apply for the first MTSU Forensic Science Symposium! Organizers have extended the application deadline to Wednesday, Feb. 15th, and student.... Read More

Ford of Murfreesboro Helping FFA

Jan 27, 2012 at 03:00 pm by bryan

David Lee, owner/manager of Ford of Murfreesboro, has announced that Ford of Murfreesboro will join Ford Motor Company in its ongoing commitment to the National FFA (formerly.... Read More

Murfreesboro's Martin O'Connell Died In Accident At Nissan

Jan 27, 2012 at 02:33 pm by bryan

50-year old Martin O'Connell of Murfreesboro has been identified as the man killed in a tragic accident Friday morning at Nissan in Smyrna. The incident occured outside of the.... Read More

Presidential Preference and County Primary Early Voting Feb. 15-28

Jan 27, 2012 at 02:25 pm by bryan

It's an election year, and there are four important ballots slated for 2012. The first is almost here, with Early Voting for the Presidential Preference Primary and the Ruther.... Read More

Austin Maxwell Pulls Name From City Council Race

Jan 27, 2012 at 02:11 pm by bryan

The head of Ruitherford County's Republican Party has decided to pull his name from the ballot of those seeking one of the three Murfreesboro City Council seats. Austin Maxwel.... Read More

MPD Officer Decommissioned and Placed on Leave

Jan 27, 2012 at 11:10 am by bryan

After an internal investigation by the Murfreesboro Police Department, Officer Mike Fowler has been decommissioned and placed on indefinite leave. Reportedly Fowler altered of.... Read More

State Representative Sparks Looking Into Big Trucks Throwing Rocks

Jan 27, 2012 at 10:59 am by bryan

State Representative Mike Sparks is working on legislation to make roadways safer from debris thrown by trucks. On the WGNS Action Line Friday morning (1/27/2012), he told of.... Read More

More On Resignation of LaVergne Fire Marshal

Jan 27, 2012 at 10:49 am by bryan

More on those serious allegations that led to the resignation of a fire marshal in La Vergne. Victor Woods allegedly was given the choice or resigning or being fired in connec.... Read More

Man Dies In Early Friday Morning Accident At Nissan

Jan 27, 2012 at 09:57 am by bryan

An early Friday morning accident at Nissan in Smyrna has left one man dead. Nissan officials have not released the name of contract driver who was crushed when the truck in wh.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council, 1-26-12

Jan 26, 2012 at 09:09 pm by bryan

Police Chief Glenn Chrisman visited the city council at their January 26th meeting, to recap the city's crime trends in the last year, down overall.  The Parks & Recr.... Read More

Collections for Tornado Victims Expanded Locations Saturday

Jan 26, 2012 at 04:23 pm by bryan

Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office’s Explorer Post 106 will collect non perishable food and canned goods, batteries, diapers, water and toiletries for residents of.... Read More

Unemployment Numbers for Rutherford County Released

Jan 26, 2012 at 02:02 pm by bryan

County non-seasonally adjusted unemployment rates for December 2011, released Thursday, show that the rate decreased in 56 counties, increased in 27 counties, and remained the.... Read More

Bank Robbery on Northfield Blvd.

Jan 26, 2012 at 01:08 pm by bryan

Cornerstone Financial Credit Union on Northfield Boulevard was robbed at gunpoint on Thursday afternoon, just before 1. Murfreesboro Police Officer Kyle Evans stated... The.... Read More

Coffee Co. Woman Accused of Embezzling $240,000

Jan 26, 2012 at 11:32 am by bryan

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has arrested a Coffee County woman for embezzling thousands of dollars from her employer while she was working as the company’s boo.... Read More

Smyrna Middle Principal Dies

Jan 26, 2012 at 11:01 am by bryan

Dr. Linda Kennedy, the principal for the Smyrna Middle School has died. Kennedy had primary peritoneal cancer. Primary peritoneal cancer is a rare cancer that starts in the me.... Read More

Vehicle Fire Next to Walgreens

Jan 26, 2012 at 08:26 am by bryan

There was a vehicle fire on Thursday morning in Murfreesboro. The fire involved a Ford Explorer. The fire was directly next to the Walgreens store on South Church Street at Ba.... Read More

M'boro Native and RCA Artist Chris Young Donates to MTSU

Jan 26, 2012 at 08:12 am by bryan

RCA recording artist and Murfreesboro native Chris Young recently donated a selection of his touring audio equipment and accessories to the Department of Production Services a.... Read More

Murfreesboro Band Received Rising Star Award

Jan 26, 2012 at 08:00 am by bryan

Event entertainment booking service GigMasters.com today revealed its fifth annual ‘Rising Star Award’ winners for 2011. The award recognizes the nation's top-earn.... Read More