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Are Fireworks Allowed in Murfreesboro with Burn Ban?

Jun 27, 2012 at 06:16 am by bryan

In response to the announcement Monday of a ban on open burning in the city limits of Murfreesboro, Fire Marshal Ken Honeycutt received several questions regarding fireworks a.... Read More

Earn Degree, Earn More Money

Jun 27, 2012 at 06:12 am by bryan

A report by the University of Tennessee Center for Business and Economic Research has found students who earn their bachelor’s degrees within four years make higher sala.... Read More

Murfreesboro Rotary Begins 93rd Year!

Jun 26, 2012 at 08:01 pm by bryan

The Murfreesboro Rotary Club made the transition into its 93rd year on Tuesday (6/26/2012) with outgoing President Bart Walker passing the gavel to Kent Syler.  (L-R) In.... Read More

Forrest Street Shooting

Jun 26, 2012 at 05:03 pm by bryan

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a shooting in the 400 block of Forrest Street. It happened just after 2:30 Tuesday afternoon when the unidentified victim was shot in the.... Read More

Heating Coming Back in Force

Jun 26, 2012 at 02:43 pm by bryan

Summer time temperatures will put Middle Tennessee in the pressure cooker. Temperatures by Friday afternoon are likely to exceed 100-degrees. The National Weather Service says.... Read More

Siegel Basketball Coach Charged with DUI

Jun 26, 2012 at 01:17 pm by bryan

Siegel High boys basketball coach Ben Dotson has been charged with D-U-I. Murfreesboro Police report Dotson was involved in a wreck on Highway 231 near the V.A. golf course on.... Read More

Tennessee Pork Report Uncovers $468 Million in Government Waste

Jun 26, 2012 at 12:25 pm by bryan

The Beacon Center of Tennessee today released its 2012 Tennessee Pork Report, exposing the fact that state and local governments across Tennessee wasted $468 million over.... Read More

Senators Ketron and Tracy announce Tire Recycling Grant

Jun 26, 2012 at 10:44 am by bryan

State Senator Bill Ketron (R-Murfreesboro) and Senator Jim Tracy (R-Shelbyville) said today they have been informed by the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation.... Read More

Indecent Exposure at Local Store

Jun 26, 2012 at 10:36 am by bryan

A call of indecent exposure summoned police to the Outreach Thrift Store on NW Broad Street in Murfreesboro on Monday evening. A worker in the store told officers that a Hispa.... Read More

Man Charged for 6th Time for Driving on a Revoked License

Jun 26, 2012 at 10:21 am by bryan

For the sixth time a Murfreesboro man was charged with driving on a revoked license. 44-Year old Daniel Eugene Hazel was pulled over on Hanover Street while allegedly operatin.... Read More

Woman Accused of Leaving the Scene of an Accident

Jun 26, 2012 at 10:04 am by bryan

A Good Samaritan took it upon themselves to remove the keys from a possible drunk driver and call the police. The bystander apparently did not know the DUI suspect  that.... Read More

Unlawful Use of 911 Service

Jun 26, 2012 at 06:13 am by bryan

Dialing 911 to report that someone is in love with your husband is against the law. A Murfreesboro 47-year old woman apparently called 911 on Friday to report that a male neig.... Read More

Burglars Steal Over $10,000 at Aaron's Furniture

Jun 26, 2012 at 06:08 am by bryan

Burglars struck a Smyrna store and got away with over $10,000. The crime unfolded at Aaron’s Furniture on June 16th. Reports indicate the burglars emptied a store safe a.... Read More

M'boro Bans Outdoor Burning

Jun 25, 2012 at 04:45 pm by bryan

The hot and dry conditions have led the city fire marshal to issue a ban on open burning. Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue Fire Marshal Ken Honeycutt says the ban will be in place.... Read More

Missing Bedford Co. Girl May Be in Ruth. Co.

Jun 25, 2012 at 04:32 pm by bryan

The family of a girl missing from her Bedford County home since last Thursday think she may be in Rutherford County. Cheyanne Starr Belcher hasn't been seen or heard from sinc.... Read More

Red Cross in Need of Blood Donations

Jun 25, 2012 at 01:55 pm by bryan

The American Red Cross Heart of Tennessee Chapter is holding a blood drive on Thursday, Friday and Saturday in Murfreesboro. The Red Cross is critically low on blood supplies.... Read More

Air Conditioner Stolen from Business

Jun 25, 2012 at 01:28 pm by bryan

Murfreesboro Police are investigating the theft of a commercial air conditioner unit. The unit was stolen last week at a business on South Rutherford Boulevard. A worker at th.... Read More

Uncle Dave Macon Days July 13 - 15th

Jun 25, 2012 at 01:05 pm by bryan

The annual Uncle Dave Macon Days, one of the oldest traditional music and dance festivals in the Southeast, will be held July 13 through 15, three days of family-oriented fun.... Read More

Bartch named principal at Scales Elementary

Jun 25, 2012 at 01:01 pm by bryan

Assistant Principal Don Bartch has been named Principal at Scales Elementary. Dr. Linda Gilbert, Director of Murfreesboro City Schools, announced Monday the appointment of Don.... Read More

Disaster Recovery Group Meets Thursday

Jun 25, 2012 at 12:00 pm by bryan

When weather disaster strikes, many people want to help but don't know how. Following the Good Friday tornadoes in 2009 and the May 2010 flood, the Long Term Disaster Recovery.... Read More