News

Historical Society Meets 7PM Monday Night

Aug 14, 2011 at 08:50 pm by bryan

The Rutherford County Historical Society meets in the County Archives Building at 7:00 o'clock Monday night (8/15/2011). State Archaeologst Dr. Sam Smith gives a Power-Point p.... Read More

Tickets On Sale For Christmas Dinner Theatre In Woodbury

Aug 14, 2011 at 08:57 am by bryan

The Arts Center of Cannon County has kicked-off the Christmas season by making reservations available for this year's holiday dinner theatre. "Nunsense" runs Friday and Saturd.... Read More

Annual Red Cross Barn Party Tops Successful Year

Aug 13, 2011 at 08:49 pm by bryan

The annual Heart of Tennessee Red Barn Party helped to celebrate a banner year for the local Red Cross chapter. Womack Stables on Barfield Crescent Road rang with music from t.... Read More

Joe Brown's Iron Art On Display At Cannon County Arts Center

Aug 12, 2011 at 06:45 pm by bryan

Currently on display in the Marly Berger Gallery at the Arts Center of Cannon County are the functional and artistic ironwork sculptures of local Artist Blacksmith Joe Brown..... Read More

Hazmat Team Clears Election Commission

Aug 12, 2011 at 06:39 pm by bryan

Shortly after lunch on Friday (8/12/2011) a suspicious white powdery substance was discovered in an envelope that was left at the Rutherford County Election Commission. Emerge.... Read More

Potential 'Boro Traffic Problems: August 14-20, 2011

Aug 12, 2011 at 06:02 pm by bryan

City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran looks into his crystal ball and forecasts areas that might challenge 'Boro motorists from August 14th through the 20th.  City C.... Read More

Cold Case Conference

Aug 12, 2011 at 04:14 pm by bryan

When District Attorney William Whitesell spent his first day in office in 1994, retired Oakland High School teacher Lorene Mackey asked him to charge suspect Kyle Gilley with.... Read More

Trial Date Set On Fatal Shooting Of 14-Year Old

Aug 12, 2011 at 02:54 pm by bryan

The person charged in the fatal shooting of a 14-year old at a Smyrna graduation party will face a jury of his peers in the New Year.  On Friday (8/12/2011) Rutherford Co.... Read More

Peaked County Employees Get 1.75% Pay Raise

Aug 12, 2011 at 02:33 pm by bryan

In a mid-day session on Friday (8/12/2011), the Rutherford County Commission approved a 1.75 per cent annual pay increase for two groups of county employees. The raise was for.... Read More

Former Football Player Dave Thomas: 5-year probation, $10K fine!

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:54 am by bryan

A former high school football player plead no contest to 2 felony counts of assault in connection with injuries to an infant child.  On Friday (8/12/11) Dave Thomas.... Read More

Football Players Suspended After Skirmish

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:52 am by bryan

Several Gallatin football players and two Smyrna players have been suspended or dismissed after a fight broke out during a scrimmage. The Gallatin News Examiner reports 12 foo.... Read More

Are Your Kids Getting Enough Sleep?

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:38 am by bryan

After a week back at school, were the kids tired and cranky all week? It may be because they're not getting enough sleep. Dr. Kevin Smith, a sleep specialist with Children's M.... Read More

Carman Reade Pleads Guilty: 2-Year Prison Term

Aug 12, 2011 at 11:13 am by bryan

A Rutherford County woman is charged with TennCare fraud for selling prescription drugs paid for by the public healthcare insurance program for the poor and disabled. &.... Read More

Chamber Continues Record Pace For Ribbon Cuttings

Aug 12, 2011 at 10:06 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce continued it record number of ribbon cuttings. In fact, two new businesses were celebrated on Thursday (8/12/2011). Chamber officials.... Read More

Rutherford Co. Woman Charged with TennCare Fraud

Aug 11, 2011 at 11:20 pm by bryan

A Rutherford County woman charged with TennCare fraud has been ordered to serve two years in a Tennessee Department of Corrections (TDOC) prison facility.The Office of Inspect.... Read More

Sam Davis Home Quilt Show

Aug 11, 2011 at 11:15 pm by bryan

The Sam Davis Home is excited to welcome visitors to the third annual Quilt Show set for Sept. 15-18 featuring new, vintage, and antique quilts from the local community as wel.... Read More

Tractor Catches Fire

Aug 11, 2011 at 12:48 pm by bryan

A tractor caught fire at a construction site in Lascassas on Thursday. The fire occurred around 12:30 in the afternoon on Adams Road. Adams Road is off of Twin Oak Drive. No o.... Read More

Ford of Murfreesboro and Local Community Raises over $4900 for Siegel High School

Aug 11, 2011 at 12:42 pm by bryan

Ford of Murfreesboro, Siegel High School and members of the local community raised $4940 for Siegel High School’s football booster club at a recent test-d.... Read More

Man Busted on Marijuana Charges

Aug 11, 2011 at 10:10 am by bryan

Having a marijuana cigarette safely stored behind your ear is not a good idea if you are in the process of getting pulled over by a cop. Freddie Douglas Lyons, Jr. was pulled.... Read More

Multiple Cars Broken Into

Aug 11, 2011 at 06:07 am by bryan

Multiple cars were broken into in recent days. Cars parked at apartments on the Old Lascassas Pike, Bradyville Pike, Cason Square Blvd., Old Fort Pkwy. and Rutherford Blvd. we.... Read More