Local news and opinions

Reox Automotive

Reox Automotive closes after losing investor

Sep 25, 2018 at 07:00 am by Michelle Willard

Reox Automotive has closed its doors on Broad Street but hopes to reopen in another location, owner Danielle Sapienza announced. "We had some unexpected events happ.... Read More
Puppy Plunge 2018

Photos: Puppy Plunge 2018

Sep 24, 2018 at 08:20 pm by Voice Wire

SportsCom went to the dogs Saturday, Sept. 22 when the outdoor pool was opened up for our canine companions before Murfreesboro Parks & Rec. gets it ready f.... Read More
Shauna and Zaylee Fryar

How did Shauna Fryar end up in the Cumberland River and where is her daughter?

Sep 24, 2018 at 03:18 pm by Michelle Willard

Those who knew Shauna Fryar agree she lived a troubled life with a long history of abusing drugs and with abusive men. They also agree she would never kill her child. That's.... Read More

Vols worst loss in a decade is officially Rocky Bottom

Sep 24, 2018 at 01:29 pm by joelabarker

Just when you thought things could not possibly get worse in Knoxville, the Tennessee Volunteers football team embarrassed themselves and their multitudes of fans in prime tim.... Read More
Poetry in the Boro

Monday Poem: A Lifetime of Motherhood

Sep 24, 2018 at 11:30 am by Paulette Jackson

I hope you enjoy the poem, A Lifetime of Motherhood. I was thankful to share this new poem at this month's Poetry meeting.  For those of you who enjoy writing poetr.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Smyrna teen threatens to kill, burn ex-girlfriend and her home

Sep 24, 2018 at 10:25 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A 15-year-old girl escaped injury when her ex-boyfriend allegedly sloshed gasoline on her, ignited a lighter and threatened to burn her Saturday at her home, a Rutherford Coun.... Read More
Brett Kavanaugh

Opinion: The Kavanaugh Confirmation Circus proves system needs to be changed

Sep 24, 2018 at 09:30 am by clervin

This opinion piece concerns the Brett Kavanaugh nomination to the Supreme Court, but before anyone loses their mind in pre-judgement of me, I’m not attacking accuser Chr.... Read More
MTSU Blue Raiders

MT Golf: Mark McEntire era tees off Monday in Cincinnati

Sep 24, 2018 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

CINCINNATI, Ohio - The Mark McEntire era of Middle Tennessee men's golf officially gets underway Monday as the Blue Raiders begin play in the Bearcat Invitational hosted by Ci.... Read More

Try Sandwiches for A Suppertime Escape from the Heat

Sep 24, 2018 at 08:00 am by Easywaygourmet

Last week as we grappled with record high temperatures, my friends keep asking for meal ideas that will keep them out of the kitchen. And one that we always seem to ignore is.... Read More
Oakland vs. Blackman

Oakland wins first battle of heavyweights

Sep 22, 2018 at 01:45 pm by joelabarker

Friday night, the Oakland Patriots hosted Blackman in a No. 2 vs. No. 3 state battle royale. Oakland controlled the line of scrimmage on their way to victory over the Blaze. T.... Read More