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Police Memorial Service

May 17, 2012 at 09:13 am by bryan

The Murfreesboro Police Department held their annual police memorial service on the civic plaza on Thursday morning.    The purpose of the ceremony is to remem.... Read More

Fully Engulfed Structure Fire

May 17, 2012 at 08:31 am by bryan

Volunteer firefighters are on the scene of a fully engulfed structure in Lascassas. The fire is near 9550 Rocky Hill Road. No word on how the fire started. 

Your Electric Bill will Go Up 80-Cents

May 17, 2012 at 06:19 am by bryan

There will be another increase in your electric bill... The Tennessee Valley Authority is increasing its fuel adjustment charge by 0.7% in June. According to the Chattan.... Read More

New Law on Tattooing Minors in Tennessee

May 17, 2012 at 06:17 am by bryan

A proposal that seeks to crack down on the tattooing of minors has been signed into law by Governor Bill Haslam. The measure, signed by the Republican governor this week, una.... Read More

Accused Murder to Appear in Court on Friday

May 17, 2012 at 06:09 am by bryan

The man accused of gunning down a 14-year old Antioch school student in Smyrna will appear in a Rutherford County courtroom on Friday for his plea date. Rachan “Micky&rd.... Read More

Second House Fire in LaVergne in Past Day

May 17, 2012 at 06:00 am by bryan

There was another house fire in LaVergne on Wednesday. This marks the second house fire in the past day. The fire occurred at a home in the 600 block of Blakemore Drive shortl.... Read More

Teacher Dismissed Over Tickling Alligations

May 17, 2012 at 05:58 am by bryan

A teacher accused of restraining and tickling a male student on a school bus headed to a soccer game has been fired. Richard Kimberly, who teaches criminal justice at Blackman.... Read More

Small House Fire in LaVergne

May 16, 2012 at 01:47 pm by bryan

There was a house fire in LaVergne on Wednesday. A grill evidently caught fire which led to an outdoor bamboo ceiling over a patio to catch fire as well. The fire was managed,.... Read More

Run United 5k Race on Saturday

May 16, 2012 at 10:26 am by bryan

The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties and The Avenue of Murfreesboro have partnered to present the second annual Run United 5k on Saturday (May 19th).... Read More

Rutherford Co. Summer Feeding Program

May 16, 2012 at 10:17 am by bryan

As part of the annual Summer Feeding program, select Rutherford County Schools will offer free breakfast and lunch for anyone 18 and under during the months of Jun.... Read More

No Fence Around County Jail

May 16, 2012 at 10:11 am by bryan

Believe it or not, an item on Sheriff Robert Arnold's wish list is for a fence around the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center. Right, corners were obviously cut when the.... Read More

114 Motorcycle Fatalities in TN in 2011

May 16, 2012 at 10:02 am by bryan

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and the Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security and Tennessee Highway Patrol are encouraging motorists to exercise cauti.... Read More

Home Invasion on Old Lasscassas Highway

May 16, 2012 at 09:00 am by bryan

Murfreesboro Police are investigating an aggravated robbery and burglary that occurred at an apartment home on the Old Lascassas Highway Tuesday afternoon. The 28-year old vic.... Read More

Alleged Car Thief Turns Himself In

May 16, 2012 at 06:27 am by bryan

The man wanted by Franklin Police for allegedly stealing two cars from a car rental company in Williamson County has been caught. Murfreesboro resident Michael Rocky Marks tur.... Read More

More Church Burglaries

May 16, 2012 at 06:22 am by bryan

Churches continue to be a hot target for thieves in Middle Tennessee. Last month, we learned of two church burglaries in Rutherford County. Now, there have been church burglar.... Read More

Blackman High Teacher in Trouble

May 16, 2012 at 06:17 am by bryan

It will be up to the school board of Rutherford County to dismiss or not to dismiss a Blackman High School teacher. Richard Kimberly, who teaches criminal justice, has been ac.... Read More

A New Pad for the Democratic Party of Rutherford County

May 16, 2012 at 06:11 am by bryan

A brand new home for the Rutherford County Democratic Party... The local party plans to move into a 1,000 square foot space at the Belmont Park Office Complex at 745 S. Church.... Read More

Smyrna Police Officer Fired

May 16, 2012 at 06:03 am by bryan

It is unclear if charges will be filed, but what is clear is that a Smyrna Police Officer has been fired. Smyrna Officer Henry Jenkins allegedly engaged in an inappropriate re.... Read More

New Nissan Altima to be Manufactured in Smyrna - Positive Sign for Employees

May 15, 2012 at 01:27 pm by bryan

It has been 20 years since the first Nissan Altima rolled off the line in Smyrna. Today, more than 4.4 million Altimas later, Nissan celebrates another milestone: production o.... Read More

Handgun Permit Holders Increasing in Rutherford County

May 15, 2012 at 11:48 am by bryan

The numbers of persons with handgun permits is increasing in Rutherford County. According to “Legally Armed.com,” there are 12,950 people living in Rutherford Coun.... Read More