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Ford of Murfreesboro Salutes Sheriffs Officers

Oct 05, 2011 at 10:22 am by bryan

Ford of Murfreesboro continues its policy of honoring a deputy each month with the Rutherford County Sheriffs Office. Sheriff’s Deputy Roscoe Sanders, assisted by S.... Read More

More Copper Thefts

Oct 04, 2011 at 11:08 pm by bryan

We continue to report a number of cases involving copper theft. Two of the latest happened in the Memorial Boulevard area at cell phone towers. An employee there told Murfrees.... Read More

MTSU Student Assaulted

Oct 04, 2011 at 11:07 pm by bryan

An MTSU student was thrown to the ground, punched and choked until he passed out last weekend on Medical center Parkway. Murfreesboro Police reports indicate the man was leavi.... Read More

Bicyclist Almost Run Over at Busy Intersection

Oct 04, 2011 at 11:07 pm by bryan

A man riding a bike along Sulpher Springs Road at Northfield was almost hit by a Ford Explorer. The man reported it to Murfreesboro Police last Friday. He said he approached t.... Read More

Drug Court Program Helps So Many!

Oct 04, 2011 at 10:00 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Drug Court program is making a difference.However, funding is getting more difficult, and this Saturday, money is being raised with a 5K Run at the Gatew.... Read More

Recycle Rutherford: Recycle Phone Books Now!

Oct 04, 2011 at 06:50 am by bryan

Recycle Rutherford and the Rutherford County Solid Waste Department, supported by AT&T Real Yellow Pages Project Redirectory, are encouraging Rutherford County students.... Read More

Old Hospital, Almost Gone!

Oct 03, 2011 at 05:49 pm by bryan

The old hospital on Highland Avenue is almost gone. The original 1927 Rutherford County Hospital is history, and as you can see--so is the ER, newer surgery area, newborn area.... Read More

Republican Party to Hold 2012 Primary After All

Oct 03, 2011 at 04:54 pm by bryan

There will be a Republican Party primary in 2012. The county's party decided last weekend to not just caucus because of a December qualification deadline for candidates. In a.... Read More

Read to Succeed Receives Donation

Oct 03, 2011 at 02:48 pm by bryan

Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation’s Customers Care has donated $3,000 of its Operation Round Up funds to Read To Succeed.“This grant will provide ne.... Read More

RCSO Looking for Halls Hill Pike Man

Oct 03, 2011 at 02:30 pm by bryan

Local authorities are looking for a Halls Hill Pike man after a weekend manhunt. Rutherford County Sheriff's deputies are still searching for 30-year old Jeffery Finch after a.... Read More

Mayor Tommy Bragg to Speak to Evening Exchange Club

Oct 03, 2011 at 01:04 pm by bryan

President Jeff Stroop of the Exchange Club of Murfreesboro has announced that Mayor Tommy Bragg will speak to the Club on Tuesday, October 4, 2011 about Murfreesboro’s B.... Read More

MTSU Star Party Set For Friday Night

Oct 03, 2011 at 11:26 am by bryan

MTSU Department of Physics and Astronomy instructor Jana Ruth Ford will discuss “Tennessee’s Meteorite Impact Sites” in the University’s second First F.... Read More

New Eagleville City Hall Officially Open

Oct 03, 2011 at 11:21 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting at the new Eagleville City Hall on Sunday afternoon (10/2/2011). The facility was designed to create a warm, do.... Read More

OHS Band Students Have Prayer Vigil After Fatal Crash

Oct 03, 2011 at 10:47 am by bryan

Oakland High School students came together Sunday afternoon for a prayer vigil. The day before two school buses carrying the Patriot Band were traveling along highway 231 to a.... Read More

Gas Prices Drop More...$3.11 In 'Boro!

Oct 03, 2011 at 10:08 am by bryan

Oil prices remain relatively unchanged this week as economic news remains bleak here in the U.S. and abroad. Prices fell further after reports showed China’s manufacturi.... Read More

Female Pedestrian Hit Saturday Night

Oct 03, 2011 at 09:58 am by bryan

A pedestrian was hit around 11:30 Saturday night (10/1/11) in the downtown Murfreesboro area. The incident occurred in front of the Dodge Store at 510 Northwest Broad Street..... Read More

Potential 'Boro Traffic Problems: October 2-8, 2011

Oct 01, 2011 at 05:57 pm by bryan

Fall is in the air and road improvements continue. In fact, City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran reports on the potential troble spots for October 2nd through 8th.  Ci.... Read More

UPDATED: Oakland High School Band Involved in Deadly Bus Accident

Oct 01, 2011 at 11:30 am by bryan

The Tennessee Highway Patrol confirms that a bus carrying the Oakland High School band has been involved in an accident along Highway 231 at Cedar Forest Road in Wilson County.... Read More

Open House at Rutherford County Juvenile Justice Center

Oct 01, 2011 at 05:59 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Juvenile Justice Center at 1710 South Church Street, across from the Honda auto dealership, is having its annual open house from 4:30 to 6:30 Thursday af.... Read More

Naval Commander Tate Westbrook Leads New Guided Missile Destroyer

Oct 01, 2011 at 05:42 am by bryan

The Navy commissioned the newest Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer and a Murfreesboro native is its first commanding officer. Commander Tate Westbrook will lead a c.... Read More