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Oil Prices "HOLD" While Iranian Tensions Continue

Dec 12, 2011 at 07:05 am by bryan

Continued efforts by the European Union, U.S., U.K., and Canada to curb Iran's nuclear program continue to create tension between the countries and pushed oil prices to $100 a.... Read More

Special One Million Dollar Gift to MTSU

Dec 12, 2011 at 06:10 am by bryan

It was a special day on Sunday at the MTSU women’s basketball game. The university received a $1-million dollar gift. The donation was from the estate of the late Jeff H.... Read More

Record Turnout At Bicentennial Christmas Parade

Dec 11, 2011 at 07:00 pm by bryan

Officials estimate that Sunday's Bicentennial Christmas Parade broke records for all previous parades. Over 50,000 persons lined Main Street and the Historic Murfreesboro Squa.... Read More

MTSU's "Peace Felt" Sends Global Message of Love

Dec 11, 2011 at 07:55 am by bryan

The seasonal spirit of “Peace on Earth” is reflected in the Peace Felt project by students in the MTSU Textiles, Merchandising and Design Program. This annual.... Read More

Holiday Traffic Shopping Alerts Through December 17th

Dec 10, 2011 at 01:00 pm by bryan

City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran continues to check his list twice during this holiday season, to alert motorists areas of concern that might slow their shopping habits..... Read More

Heavy Fire Damage Friday Night To Northwoods Home

Dec 10, 2011 at 12:34 pm by bryan

A home in the Northwoods subdivision suffered heavy damage with a fire around 8:45 Friday night (12/9/2011). Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Public Information Officer Allen Swad.... Read More

Murfreesboro Rotary Pancake Breakfast A Christmas Tradition!

Dec 10, 2011 at 11:46 am by bryan

The Murfreesboro Rotary Club's Annual Christmas Pancake Breakfast spread even more cheer this year. This was the third year that the event has been at Middle Tennessee Christi.... Read More

1,787 to graduate from MTSU on December 17th

Dec 09, 2011 at 03:51 pm by bryan

More than 1,780 students are expected to receive their degrees during MTSU’s fall 2011 commencement ceremonies, according to a report from Cathy Kirchner of the Universi.... Read More

Sheriff Helping Fund The Local 9/11 Memorial

Dec 09, 2011 at 11:06 am by bryan

Challenge coins depicting the World Trade Center artifact on display at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office are on sale with the proceeds used to fund a permanent mem.... Read More

James Gregory Young Charged With Sexual Contact Of 13-Year Old Girl

Dec 09, 2011 at 11:00 am by bryan

One man accused of having sexual contact with a girl one-half his age was charged Tuesday with aggravated statutory rape, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s detective said..... Read More

United Way Announces Historical Milestone; Appeals to Community for Help

Dec 09, 2011 at 10:27 am by bryan

The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties announced during a press conference Thursday that it is within reach of its $3 million fundraising goal for 2011 and appealed.... Read More

Nissan Hiring 900 Third Shift Workers...Interviews Saturday!

Dec 09, 2011 at 10:21 am by bryan

More new jobs here in Rutherford County! Nissan is hosting a job fair this Saturday (12/10/2011) from 9:00 in the morning until 2:00 in the afternoon. This will be at the Murf.... Read More

Local Red Cross Offers Christmas Gift Ideas

Dec 09, 2011 at 10:14 am by bryan

As Americans look for more meaningful ways to give this holiday season, the American Red Cross is offering its 2011 Holiday Giving Catalog (redcross.org/gifts), which includes.... Read More

"Occupy Murfreesboro" Campers Still There!

Dec 09, 2011 at 10:07 am by bryan

A couple of "Occupy Murfreesboro" protestors are holding on, despite temperatures falling to the low 20's overnight. The city issued citations again to the campers who are ill.... Read More

Bicentennial Christmas Parade 2PM THIS SUNDAY

Dec 09, 2011 at 10:00 am by bryan

The Bicentennial Christmas Parade begins at 2:00 o'clock this Sunday (12/11/2011) in front of the MTSU President's Home. It goes down East Main, around the square, onto West M.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council, 12-8-11

Dec 08, 2011 at 09:33 pm by bryan

The 2010-2011 budget was once again under the microscope at the December 8th meeting of the Murfreesboro City Council.  A few minor amendments were passed through, but al.... Read More

Man on Bike Hit By Car...Avoid Broad @ Main

Dec 08, 2011 at 03:02 pm by bryan

Emergency responders are on the scene at Broad and West Main Street where a man on a bicycle was hit by a vehicle. According to Murfreesboro Police, the call came in around 2:.... Read More

New School Zones Possible

Dec 08, 2011 at 12:18 pm by bryan

There may soon be new county school zones and county commission districts in Rutherford County. The county’s redistricting committee has given the nod to changes that wi.... Read More

First Baptist Church Selects Interim Pastor

Dec 08, 2011 at 12:04 pm by bryan

First Baptist Church of Murfreesboro has selected an interim pastor. Dr. Todd Lake, Vice President for Spiritual Formation at Belmont University in Nashville, has been called.... Read More

Two Men Nabbed on Sale of Cocaine Charges

Dec 08, 2011 at 09:01 am by bryan

Two Murfreesboro men have been arrested on three counts of “sale of cocaine” charges. Daryl Keith Mitchell of 1102 Bradyville Pike and Richard Ricardo North of 101.... Read More