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Traveling Exhibition at Bradley Academy Museum and Cultural Center

Jun 13, 2012 at 08:59 am by bryan

For the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the Tennessee Civil War National Heritage Area has added two panels to its traveling exhibition on emancipation.&nbs.... Read More

17-Workers Let Go in Smyrna

Jun 13, 2012 at 05:59 am by bryan

17-People are not happy with the city of Smyrna. Reports indicate instead of raising taxes, the Smyrna Water Department let 17-workers go. Part of the reason for letting the.... Read More

Funeral Arraignments Announced for Bart Smith

Jun 12, 2012 at 01:14 pm by bryan

Funeral arraignments have been announced for Bart Smith, the former wheel tax officer for Rutherford County. The 64-year old Blackman resident died Sunday June 10, 2012..... Read More

Sales Tax Collections are UP in TN

Jun 12, 2012 at 12:43 pm by bryan

Sales tax collections in the state of Tennessee are up. Sales tax collections exceeded previous estimates by $17-million. The state’s general fund had a surplus of over.... Read More

12,000 Rubber Ducks to Float the Stones River

Jun 12, 2012 at 12:32 pm by bryan

12,000 yellow rubber ducks will float down the Stones River at 4:23 p.m. Saturday, June 23 at the Sportsman’s Club at 1231 Medical Center Parkway in Murfreesbo.... Read More

Peeping Tom on MTSU Campus

Jun 12, 2012 at 10:32 am by bryan

There was a peeping tom on the MTSU campus. Construction workers were accused of looking through a sky light that is in a locker room to see the females changing clothes insid.... Read More

Splash Out in Murfreesboro on Thursday

Jun 12, 2012 at 10:19 am by bryan

Now here’s something that will keep you cool. Murfreesboro is hosting a “Splash Out” on Thursday. The Murfreesboro fire department will be on hand to spray t.... Read More

2-Females Rob Man Outside of Hotel

Jun 12, 2012 at 09:52 am by bryan

Here’s an unlikely duo of robbers... Two females reportedly attacked a man outside of the Knight’s Inn on South Church Street and took his money and a cell phone.&.... Read More

Woman Attacked and Robbed Near Walmart on Rutherford Blvd.

Jun 12, 2012 at 09:47 am by bryan

A 23-year old MTSU student was robbed and beaten on Monday night around 10. The female told officers that she was walking near Taco Bell and Walmart on South Rutherford Boulev.... Read More

Driving on a Revoked License for a 10th Time

Jun 12, 2012 at 09:33 am by bryan

Driving on a revoked license for the 10th time… An Antioch man was arrested in Murfreesboro after police discovered he was driving his vehicle on a revoked license. Kev.... Read More

Meth Lab Discovered in Murfreesboro Storage Unit

Jun 12, 2012 at 09:25 am by bryan

A possible meth lab was discovered at Ideal Storage in Murfreesboro. Police learned of the lab from an unnamed source who had direct knowledge of a person producing meth in a.... Read More

Marijuana Rice Krispie Treats Popular Among Bonnaroo Goers

Jun 12, 2012 at 05:53 am by bryan

Investigators from the Coffee County Sheriff’s Department are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at Bonnaroo Sunday night. According to Sheriff Steve Graves.... Read More

County Votes To Appeal Chancellor's Mosque Ruling

Jun 11, 2012 at 10:14 pm by bryan

The Rutherford County Planning Committee held a late night meeting on Monday (6/11/12), and around 10:00 o'clock voted to seek an appeal to the earlier ruling by Chancell.... Read More

Bart Smith, Wheel Tax Officer Looses Battle with Leukemia

Jun 11, 2012 at 12:59 pm by bryan

Former Rutherford County Wheel Tax Officer Bart Smith has passed away. Smith suffered from leukemia. The Blackman resident was diagnosed with leukemia shortly after he retired.... Read More

MTSU Working to Increase Graduation Rate

Jun 11, 2012 at 12:52 pm by bryan

MTSU is working to increase their graduation rate. In 2010, 53-percent of Middle Tennessee students who started in 2004 graduated. In 2006 the graduation rate was 47-percent..... Read More

Drivers License Checkpoint on Friday

Jun 11, 2012 at 12:29 pm by bryan

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is planning for another drivers license checkpoint in the near future. The checkpoint will be set up on Friday evening. 

Uncle Dave Macon Volunteer Luncheon

Jun 11, 2012 at 11:42 am by bryan

The Uncle Dave Macon Days organizing committee will host the annual volunteer picnic on Thursday, June 14, under the covered pavilion at Cannonsburgh, 312 S. Front St. This.... Read More

Police Car Vandalized

Jun 11, 2012 at 10:40 am by bryan

A Murfreesboro Police car was vandalized over the weekend. Police also say that an MTSU Police car was also struck by vandals. The incident occurred at Campus Crossings North..... Read More

Home Invasion in Rutherford County

Jun 11, 2012 at 09:49 am by bryan

A homeowner in Rutherford County got quite the scare last week when an unknown man broke into her home. The victim told authorities she asked the man to leave, but he refused..... Read More

19-Year Old Accused of Statutory Rape Against 13-Year Old

Jun 11, 2012 at 09:23 am by bryan

The May Grand Jury has indicted a 19-year old man for allegedly having sexual intercourse with a 13-year old girl. Stephen R. Brent was charged with two counts of statutory ra.... Read More