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North Greenway reopened; Walter Hill dam deemed 'safe'

Jan 03, 2018 at 12:17 pm by Michelle Willard

The City of Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department reopened the North Murfreesboro Greenway and Walter Hill Park Wednesday, Jan.3 following a structural assessment of Wa.... Read More

Five things you missed while on Christmas break

Jan 02, 2018 at 12:06 pm by Michelle Willard

If you're like me, you've been hiding under a blanket over the holidays and not kept up with local goings on. In your time of need, Murfreesboro Voice is here to help. Here a.... Read More

Updated: It's cold and TVA wants you to be colder

Jan 02, 2018 at 11:07 am by Voice Wire

TVA releases us to use as much electricity as we want.  "The critical power supply situation on the TVA system has erased, and electric power consumers may resume normal.... Read More
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Runners brave cold in New Year's Day 5K

Jan 01, 2018 at 05:42 pm by Voice Wire

At race start, it was 13 degrees with wind chill of 7 degrees for Murfreesboro's New Year's Day 5K.

Information sought on Lascassas Drug armed robber

Dec 30, 2017 at 11:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect who robbed Lascassas Drug Store of three types of medications about 5:15 Friday evening, a detective sai.... Read More

Photo Gallery: Historic Photos of the Rutherford County Courthouse and Public Square

Dec 29, 2017 at 01:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Do you have interesting photos of Murfreesboro? We'd love to see them. It's easy to share your photos with the readers of the Voice. Just register, upload them and we wil.... Read More

Murfreesboro man thinks cops are abusive boyfriend, shoots at them

Dec 29, 2017 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

An overprotective friend fired shots at Murfreesboro Police officers, who were responding to a domestic disturbance call, MPD said in a press release. The officers were calle.... Read More

Shelbyville is about to get boozy

Dec 28, 2017 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey announced its plans for a new distillery in Bedford County have been approved. The distillery, which will honor the memory of America's fir.... Read More

Greenway closed due to failing Walter Hill Dam

Dec 27, 2017 at 04:48 pm by Voice Wire

The City of Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department temporarily closed the North Murfreesboro Greenway and Walter Hill Park until further notice pending an evaluation of.... Read More
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Photo Gallery: 2017 Murfreesboro Youth Basketball preseason practice

Dec 27, 2017 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

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Photo Gallery: Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cuttings from 2017

Dec 24, 2017 at 11:33 am by Voice Wire

Central Magnet School teacher, student discover common bond as cancer survivors

Dec 24, 2017 at 09:42 am by Voice Wire

“That which does not kill us, makes us stronger.” Perhaps no one better embodies that famous quote from German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche than Dr. Kyle Princ.... Read More
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Photo Gallery: Blackman High School vs. Stone Memorial Girls Basketball

Dec 23, 2017 at 11:41 am by tbeckwith

The Blackman High School girls basketball team faced off against Stone Memorial of Cookeville Friday night, Dec. 22.  Stone Memorial won 56-51. 

Nashville history comes to life in MTSU students’ digital walking tour

Dec 22, 2017 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

History students at MTSU are making history themselves by creating a website that will enable tourists to discover Midstate history on their own. Fifteen scholars in the fall.... Read More

Bridgestone Americas donates trailer to Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department

Dec 22, 2017 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

Bridgestone Americas, Inc. made a special delivery to Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MFRD) on December 21 with a 53-foot fully enclosed emergency response trailer &ndash.... Read More

Help bring closure to family of unidentified man killed 42 years ago

Dec 01, 2020 at 03:02 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Imagine wondering what happened to a loved one who disappeared 42 years ago. One family still wondering may be related to an unidentified man whose body was found shot and pa.... Read More
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TN Appeals Court upholds Murfreesboro man's conviction that resulted in DA's firing

Dec 01, 2020 at 09:30 am by Michelle Willard

The conviction of a Murfreesboro man, whose prosecution resulted in the firing and censure of a Rutherford County assistant district attorney, was upheld by the Tennessee Cour.... Read More

Murfreesboro municipal judge honored by state organization

Nov 30, 2020 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire 1

Murfreesboro Municipal Judge Ewing Sellers was recently awarded the 2020 Sharon G. Lee Award of Excellence by the Tennessee Municipal Judges Conference, according to a pres re.... Read More
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How to Help a Person in a Trauma Flashback

Nov 30, 2020 at 07:00 am by aGentleDrLaura

Thanksgiving is over. We've eaten our fill of turkey, pumpkin, and other favorites. Now we're onward toward the next holiday experience. Many people feel a lot of joy. Holiday.... Read More
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Rutherford County Health Department hours extended to encourage COVID-19 testing

Nov 29, 2020 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

Gov. Bill Lee's Unified Command Group is making more COVID-19 testing options available for Tennesseans statewide leading up to and just after Thanksgiving. The Tennessee Dep.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 5 Ways to Celebrate Advent

Nov 28, 2020 at 01:11 pm by Laura Beth Payne

I love Christmas. I adore Christmas. I look all year for red bows, twinkling lights, and the opportunity to bake myself into oblivion when thick jeans and lumpy sweaters cover.... Read More

La Vergne Middle offers free, carryout-only community Thanksgiving meal

Nov 25, 2020 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

"Project Feed" — as it is known — provides too powerful of an impact for local families to keep La Vergne Middle School from hosting its annual free community.... Read More

Murfreesboro woman charged with arson for Nov. 17 fire

Nov 24, 2020 at 03:24 pm by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MFRD) fire investigators arrest an arson suspect in connection with a house fire that occurred on Tuesday, Nov. 17. Kassandra McGhee, 43,.... Read More
Shop with the Sheriff

Help bring Christmas joy by donating to Shop with the Sheriff Tuesday at Toot's

Nov 24, 2020 at 03:02 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Twenty-five children will discover presents under the tree with help from the Rutherford County community. The elementary school children were chosen to participate in the an.... Read More
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Murfreesboro police nab robbery suspect

Nov 24, 2020 at 10:45 am by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro Police Department officers quickly arrest a suspect in connection to a convenience store robbery on Monday, Nov. 24.  Officers located Chad Evans Jr., 19, o.... Read More