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$41,190 Rolex Watches Stolen

Jul 13, 2012 at 03:00 pm by bryan

Shortly before 2:00 o'clock Thursday afternoon, two black males entered Bell Jewelers and reportedly broke the glass on a display case and fled with four Rolex watches valued.... Read More

Beware: Secret Shopper Scam

Jul 13, 2012 at 02:37 pm by bryan

A Murfreesboro man was duped out of almost five-thousand dollars through an on-line Secret Shopper scam. Brian Patterson told Murfreesboro Police that he joined what he.... Read More

Sheriff Offers Mobile Phone App

Jul 13, 2012 at 02:11 pm by bryan

There's an smart phone app for just about every need.  Now the Rutherford County Sheriffs Office offers a free mobile app to allow citizens to receive information about R.... Read More

Celebration of Education

Jul 13, 2012 at 02:05 pm by bryan

Middle Tennessee Education Center will host “A Celebration of Education,” including a special preview of its expanding curriculum, from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2,.... Read More

Cripple Creek Cloggers in Lithuania!

Jul 13, 2012 at 12:18 pm by bryan

Cripple Creek Cloggers and their string band continue performances, workshops, and television appearances at Folklore Festival "PARBEG LAIVELIS' in Klaipeda, Lithuania.  .... Read More

Fire Department Begins "Community Education Team"

Jul 13, 2012 at 12:06 pm by bryan

Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department has added another special team to help with community needs. Instead of rescusing victims from burning buildings, the group provides.... Read More

35th Annual Uncle Dave Macon Days

Jul 13, 2012 at 10:04 am by bryan

The dream of the late Pharmacist Jessie Messick continues all this weekend in front of more than 40-thousand spectators at Cannonsburgh. John Balch, now Chairman of the Board.... Read More

Don Wright Announces as Candidate for National President-Elect of The Exchange Clubs of America

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:44 pm by bryan

Don Wright, Billboard Consultant of Murfreesboro, has announced his candidacy for the office of National President-Elect of the Exchange Clubs of America. Wright currently ser.... Read More

Early Voting Underway

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:35 pm by bryan

Rutherford County registered voters can take advantage of early voting as of today (Friday). Early voting for the August 2nd state primary and county general election will con.... Read More

Weather Extremes in Rutherford County

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:27 pm by bryan

The summer of extremes continues. After sweltering heat to end June and begin July, a below normal temperature and above normal precipitation pattern has settled in. While it.... Read More

Marijuana Grow Operation Shutdown in Smyrna

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:22 pm by bryan

An indoor marijuana grow operation was shut down by three agencies this week. Smyrna Police along with the Rutherford County Sheriff's Department and Metro Nashville Police ra.... Read More

Local Boys & Girls Club Board Member Receives National Award

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:21 pm by bryan

Kelly Rollins has been awarded the National Medallion of Honor by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America. He receives the award for his “outstanding support and.... Read More

UPDATE: Sexual Harassment Complaint Against Property Assessor

Jul 12, 2012 at 01:24 pm by bryan

We have another update on the sexual harassment allegations against the Rutherford County property assessor. Incumbent Bill Boner (R) told WGNS that all charges have been.... Read More

Read To Succeed Reader Training July 31

Jul 12, 2012 at 01:01 pm by bryan

Make story-time even more dynamic with Read To Succeed’s Reader Training July 31. Teachers, volunteers, childcare providers or community members who just want to make th.... Read More

MTSU Farmers Market Has Plenty of Veggies

Jul 12, 2012 at 12:59 pm by bryan

Expect another bumper crop of vegetables at the Friday, July 13, Student Farmers Market at MTSU. “We should have lots of green beans and lots of tomatoes,” said D.... Read More

Company Looking to Hire 40 in Murfreesboro Area

Jul 12, 2012 at 12:57 pm by bryan

There are thousands of people struggling to find work these days, but there is some good news. Goodwill Career Solutions in Murfreesboro will host a job fair from 9 a.m. until.... Read More

Garvin for State Representative to Hold Thursday Night Town Hall Meeting

Jul 12, 2012 at 10:26 am by bryan

Richard Garvin who is running for state representative in the 37th district is holding a town hall meeting tonight at 7. Garvin says that ObamaCare is bad for Tennessee..... Read More

Man Receives 4th DUI, Arrested on MTSU Campus

Jul 12, 2012 at 10:14 am by bryan

A 28-year old Murfreesboro was arrested on his fourth DUI charge on Wednesday.  Wesley Robert Hayes was pulled over on the MTSU campus at 2 in the morning. Apparently, Ha.... Read More

Ban on Burning Cancelled in Rutherford County

Jul 12, 2012 at 10:00 am by bryan

The Rutherford County ban on burning has been cancelled because of the recent rain fall in Rutherford County and weather forecasters predicting a high percentage of.... Read More

Dr. Larry Burris Answers Questions on the Stability of Today's Media

Jul 12, 2012 at 09:52 am by bryan

How stable are new media formats? Dr. Larry Burris, a professor at MTSU in the School of Journalism, answers that question in his commentary that was released on Thursday.