News

After 16-Years of Tough Love, "Kid's Castle" To Get Facelift!

Nov 10, 2011 at 06:30 am by bryan

What were you doing in 1995? Many area residents volunteered to help build Kid's Castle that's located in the Old Fort Park. Students drew pictures of what they wanted to see.... Read More

UPDATE: Robbery at Walgreens on Cason Lane

Nov 09, 2011 at 10:40 am by bryan

Walgreens on Old Fort Parkway at Cason Lane was robbed on Tuesday evening at 5:00. The robber apparently made his way to the pharmacy counter and handed the pharmacist a note..... Read More

Beer and Tobacco Store Burglarized

Nov 09, 2011 at 10:34 am by bryan

A tobacco and beer market was burglarized on Tuesday. Reports indicate the thief made his way into the back door of D & J Tobacco and Beer on Old Fort Parkway and helped h.... Read More

Local Jail in Need of $1.9-Million Dollars for Improvements and Repair

Nov 09, 2011 at 08:54 am by bryan

$1.9-million dollars in spending is what the Rutherford County Budget, Finance and Investment Committee will look at on Thursday night. The spending request is from the Ruther.... Read More

Murfreesboro Airport Runway Could be Extended

Nov 09, 2011 at 06:04 am by bryan

The City of Murfreesboro Airport is requesting an expansion from the city. The runway extension project would extend the runway by about 1,000 feet. According to officials wit.... Read More

Robbery at Walgreens

Nov 09, 2011 at 05:55 am by bryan

Walgreens on Cason Lane was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday. Murfreesboro Police were called to the scene at about 5-pm. Reports indicate the robber has yet to be caught. 

La Vergne Community Meeting Held Tuesday Night

Nov 08, 2011 at 10:45 pm by bryan

La Vergne officials held an information session at 7:30 Tuesday night (11/8/2011) to inform the public on efforts for the municipality getting a school board seat along with d.... Read More

RCSO Investigates Adult Inappropriate Activities With Special Needs Teen

Nov 08, 2011 at 10:21 pm by bryan

An investigation by the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office shows that William Barnett, Jr. allegedly met a special needs teen several times while she was getting off a school.... Read More

"Best Christmas Pageant Ever" in Woodbury for only 2 shows: Nov. 12th and 19th!

Nov 08, 2011 at 07:33 pm by bryan

The Herdman family will romp into your Christmas with only two matinees this year. "The Best Christmas Pagent Ever" is at 2:00 o'clock this Saturday afternoon and the next (No.... Read More

Brisbon Guilty of Aggravated Child Abuse

Nov 08, 2011 at 06:21 pm by bryan

Jurors found Rashii Brisbon guilty on aggravated child abuse in the death of 16-month old Kymari Clark. Judge Don Ash declared a mistrial on the charges of first degree m.... Read More

September Officer of the Month

Nov 08, 2011 at 03:50 pm by bryan

Saving a child contemplating suicide earned Sheriff’s School Resource Officer Carl “Bucky” Watts recognition as “Officer of the Month” for Septem.... Read More

Mathers Mr. Football Finalist for Second Year

Nov 08, 2011 at 01:49 pm by bryan

Rutherford County has another T-Double-S-Double-A Tennessee Titans Mr. Football finalist. For the second year in a row, Blackman's I'Tavious Mathers is nominiated. The award i.... Read More

Thieves Were Dressed as Women

Nov 08, 2011 at 12:34 pm by bryan

Three men dressed as women allegedly stole 91-pairs of jeans from the Kohl’s Department Store in Murfreesboro. The odd combination of thieves stole the pants during two.... Read More

This is Only a TEST

Nov 08, 2011 at 12:10 pm by bryan

It is only a TEST...  MTSU will test its tornado sirens on campus on Wednesday, Nov. 9, at 11:15 a.m. This is only a test of the system, and no safety actions will be re.... Read More

Red Cross Responds to Shelbyville Fire

Nov 08, 2011 at 12:00 pm by bryan

Red Cross volunteers responded to a fire in Shelbyville on Monday evening located at an apartment complex at 400 Barksdale Lane.   The fire affected 8 units and disp.... Read More

Ellen Degeneres Show Visits Murfreesboro

Nov 08, 2011 at 10:06 am by bryan

Ellen Degeneres is in Nashville and with her recent visit, she surprised one Murfreesboro fan with free tickets to the Country Music CMA Awards. 25-Year old Ashley Loyd won th.... Read More

Chamber Holding 100th Ribbon Cutting of the Year

Nov 08, 2011 at 09:20 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce breaks a record that shows the local economy is improving. Ribbon cuttings are tied to business growth, and  Rutherford County C.... Read More

Rutherford Is 30th Fastest Growing County In Nation

Nov 08, 2011 at 09:09 am by bryan

Rutherford County is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States. Chamber of Commerce representative Lauren Fletcher to WGNS. In addition to being the 30t.... Read More

Murfreesboro Couple to Speak Before Congress

Nov 08, 2011 at 08:46 am by bryan

A Retired Murfreesboro Couple are scheduled to speak before Congress next week on November the 14th. Lee Campbell and his wife Phyllis will discuss the new Tennessee Voter Pho.... Read More

Tractor Trailer Overturns on SR 840

Nov 08, 2011 at 08:39 am by bryan

A tractor trailer truck hauling a heavy load of dry cement mix overturned on State Route 840 Tuesday morning. The truck was said to be hauling 40,000 pounds of the cement mix..... Read More