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UPDATE: Amazon.com Still Looking at Murfreesboro

Oct 20, 2011 at 06:26 am by bryan

The City of Murfreesboro Planning Commission will likely approve site plans for Amazon.com. The proposed site for the company lies on 87-acres on the Joe B. Jackson Parkway. T.... Read More

Food Bank Open to Low Income on Friday

Oct 20, 2011 at 06:12 am by bryan

Greenhouse Ministries will host a mobile food pantry on Friday for low income residents in Rutherford County. The event will be at the Greenhouse Ministries office at 309 Sout.... Read More

Jewelry Store Robbery

Oct 20, 2011 at 06:06 am by bryan

A man who robbed a jewelry store in Smyrna got more than he bargained for. WGNS’ Ron Jordon has the story. 

Toot's "Wings & Rings" Raises $400 For Special Olympics

Oct 19, 2011 at 09:17 pm by bryan

Billy McCrary, Toot's director of operations, presents a $400 check for Special Olympics' "Wings and Rings" event Tuesday at their Smyrna restaurant. (L-R photo ID)  Spec.... Read More

"Lifestyle Change" nomination sought for Heart Walk

Oct 19, 2011 at 09:12 pm by bryan

The American Heart Association, in partnership with Murfreesboro Medical Clinic, is now seeking nominations for the annual Lifestyle Change Awards celebrated at the Rutherford.... Read More

350 Girls to Attend 15th EYH Math, Science Conference At MTSU This Saturday

Oct 19, 2011 at 09:04 pm by bryan

About 350 middle- and high-school girls from across the middle Tennessee region will be participating in the 15th annual Expanding Your Horizons in Math and Science conference.... Read More

World's Largest Cedar Buck Re-Born!

Oct 19, 2011 at 09:01 pm by bryan

Cannonsburgh Village will be unveiling the “New World’s Largest Cedar Bucket,” at 12:00 noon this Saturday, October 22nd.  The new bucket will replace t.... Read More

Stolen Manhole and Water Meter Covers Found

Oct 19, 2011 at 08:58 pm by bryan

Rutherford County Sheriff's Detective Jim Tramel displays possible stolen manholes and water meter covers he located Tuesday at Murfreesboro Auto Parts on Mount Herman Road. T.... Read More

UW & Greenhouse Ministries Need Volunteer Tax Preparers

Oct 19, 2011 at 04:51 pm by bryan

If you're interested in helping people here in Rutherford County with volunteer income tax assistance, the United Way could use your help. They're partnering with Greenhouse M.... Read More

La Vergne: Caution on How and What You Burn

Oct 19, 2011 at 04:35 pm by bryan

When people consider precautions needed to prevent accidental fires, many automatically think of indoor fire safety.  However, outdoor safety can be equally important.If.... Read More

Hail: Beware of Storm Chasers

Oct 19, 2011 at 04:33 pm by bryan

This week's hail storm left behind a lot of damage here in Rutherford County. And that always brings in some dishonest people who prey on those with damage. Terrie Page, branc.... Read More

A Soldier's Child Golf Scramble Friday

Oct 19, 2011 at 04:22 pm by bryan

A Soldier's Child Birthday Foundation is having their second annual golf scramble Friday. Founder Daryl Mackin says it's being held at Indian Hills Golf Course and they still.... Read More

Football Game to Raise Funds for Police Philanthropy

Oct 19, 2011 at 02:13 pm by bryan

Former football players with the Tennessee Titans will face off against some of the toughest people in La Vergne on Saturday, October 29th during the annual F.O.P. v. Titans A.... Read More

Interim Principal at Smyrna Elementary

Oct 19, 2011 at 12:57 pm by bryan

Smyrna Elementary has a new interim principal. Trey Duke was given the title and will fill out the remainder of the year after the sudden resignation of Regina Joiner last mon.... Read More

MPD Detective Charged with Domestic Violence Resigns

Oct 19, 2011 at 11:36 am by bryan

The Murfreesboro Police detective arrested on Monday night in Smyrna has now resigned. Police spokesman Kyle Evans says the resignation was accepted early Wednesday morning. B.... Read More

Brass Concert 7:30PM This Monday Night

Oct 19, 2011 at 10:31 am by bryan

Autumn is perfect for mellow brassmusic, and at 7:30 Monday night, October 24th, is the perfect night for a free public concert to launch the Pistons and Pipes Series’ t.... Read More

Holocaust Studies at MTSU

Oct 19, 2011 at 06:10 am by bryan

Global Perspectives on the Holocaust is the theme of the 20thInternational Holocaust Studies Conference in the James Union Building atMTSU Wednesday through Saturday. The conf.... Read More

UPDATE: Newly Proposed Winery

Oct 19, 2011 at 05:57 am by bryan

Bottles of wine could be produced within a year at the newly proposed winery in Smyrna. The winery, if built, is expected to be the largest winery in Tennessee. The location o.... Read More

Methamphetamine Destroys Lives

Oct 19, 2011 at 05:53 am by bryan

A statewide campaign against methamphetamine will begin on Wednesday. The campaign is being produced by the governor’s office and Tennessee’s district attorney&rsq.... Read More

Most 8th and 9th Graders Fear Math

Oct 18, 2011 at 08:11 pm by bryan

A recent survey by Kelton Research, conducted for Sylvan Learning, finds that most eighth and ninth graders consider Algebra to be their toughest – scariest – subj.... Read More