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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

Son charged with killing father

Sep 22, 2018 at 01:40 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A man was arrested after he allegedly killed his father late Friday night at their Brookrun Road home, Rutherford County Sheriff’s detectives said. Tanner Lancaster, 25.... Read More

Tennessee's legal community came to Murfreesboro to talk opioids

Sep 22, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

In late August, the Tennessee Alliance for Legal Services gathered at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro for its 41st annual conference devoted to expanding civ.... Read More

Will data science be the next big thing at MTSU?

Sep 21, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Voice Wire

Middle Tennessee State University is exploring the creation of a new bachelor of science degree in data science, the institution’s Board of Trustees learned at its quart.... Read More
MTSU Blue Raiders

MT Soccer: Overtime goal gives MT win over Rice

Sep 21, 2018 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

HOUSTON, Tex. - In the second overtime period, Middle Tennessee's (6-2-1) Peyton DePriest hustled after a loose ball and drove a shot past the goalkeeper to lead the Blue Raid.... Read More
Murfreesboro School Safety and Education Officers

City recognizes School Safety and Education Officers with STARS Awards

Sep 21, 2018 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

A group of 16 School Safety and Education Officers with the Murfreesboro Police Department received STARS Awards in September for going above and beyond in their jobs as.... Read More
Manin Street Murfreesboro

Main Street Murfreesboro wants your Christmas tree

Sep 21, 2018 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

Main Street: Murfreesboro and Rutherford County is in search of a large tree to celebrate Christmas this holiday season. Main Street is looking for an 18-20 foot tall e.... Read More
Emergency Medical Services

Ketron, McFarland come to verbal agreement on coordinated Emergency Medical Services

Sep 21, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

A joint task force on Emergency Medical Services appointed by County Mayor Bill Ketron and Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland has committed to work together to enhance c.... Read More

MT Golf: Raiders tee off Friday at Mason Rudolph in Franklin

Sep 21, 2018 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

FRANKLIN, Tenn. - Just three days removed from completing a runner-up finish in Knoxville, Middle Tennessee women's golf is back in action close to home on Friday as the Blue.... Read More

Which MTSU master's program was named one of best in the nation?

Sep 21, 2018 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

A website that provides information for people seeking careers in the international relations fields ranks MTSU’s master’s program one of the best. InternationalR.... Read More