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MFRD presents second annual Fire Awards and Recognition Ceremony

Dec 18, 2017 at 04:09 pm by Voice Wire

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department hosted its Second Annual Fire Awards and Recognition Ceremony December 11 at Patterson Park Community Center. The ceremony, which honore.... Read More

Santa’s Sleigh Delivers Christmas to Abused Children

Dec 18, 2017 at 01:45 pm by Child Advocacy Center

“Thanks to the generosity of our wonderful community, 325 children and their families will experience the magic of Christmas,” Child Advocacy Center Board Presiden.... Read More
Tabitha Tuders

What happened to Tabitha Tuders?

Dec 18, 2017 at 12:24 pm by Michelle Willard

Tabitha Tuders left her home in East Nashville to go to school on the morning of April 29, 2003, and she was never seen again. According to news reports, she never got on the.... Read More

Murfreesboro offices slated to close on upcoming holidays

Dec 18, 2017 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

In observance of the Christmas holidays, most City of Murfreesboro offices will be closed Friday, Dec. 22 and Monday, Dec. 25, 2017. The Parks & Recreation Office, Cannon.... Read More

Bizarre in the Boro: Pants-less man exposes himself to Murfreesboro mother

Dec 16, 2017 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

  It isn't strange to see a man walking toward you with a zipped up hooded sweatshirt this time of year. It is strange when he has on a ski mask but no pants. At 8 o'clo.... Read More

Petition asks to make Bridgey McBridgeface official

Dec 16, 2017 at 09:17 am by Michelle Willard

Inspired by the news that the Bridge over Broad was finally opening, Voice reader Jeanne Vest started perhaps the most important Change.org petition of your lifetime. Vest's.... Read More

Victoria Secret panty raiders charged with theft

Dec 15, 2017 at 03:30 pm by Michelle Willard

Some of the Victoria Secret “panty raiders” were rounded up by Murfreesboro Police officers Tuesday, Dec. 12 at The Avenue on Medical Center Parkway, according t.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council calls special meeting to discuss replacing Rob Lyons

Dec 15, 2017 at 02:49 pm by Michelle Willard

In light of Friday's resignation of Murfreesboro City Manager Rob Lyons, the city council announced it will hold a special-called meeting Monday afternoon. According to.... Read More

Rutherford County Sheriff's Deputy Lynn earns MADD Award for DUI arrests

Dec 15, 2017 at 12:35 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

More than 6,000 lives were potentially saved by law enforcement officers in Tennessee who arrested more than 25 DUI suspects each in 2016, a Tennessee Highway Patrol sergeant.... Read More

MTSU Songwriting to broaden tools for success with $10K ACM grant

Dec 15, 2017 at 11:00 am by Voice Wire

MTSU songwriting students are receiving beneficial advice from visiting professionals and getting a curriculum boost thanks to the Academy of Country Music Lifting Lives.... Read More

City Manager Rob Lyons resigns

Dec 15, 2017 at 09:54 am by Michelle Willard

City Manager Rob Lyons resigned Friday, Dec. 15, effective immediately to pursue other opportunities, according to a press release from the city. Lyons made the announcement.... Read More

City Council adopts resolution in support of new Design Guidelines

Dec 15, 2017 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

The Murfreesboro City Council Thursday (Dec. 14) adopted a resolution in support of new Murfreesboro Design Guidelines that provide framework and principles for the aesthetic.... Read More

Bridgey McBridgeface opens to traffic

Dec 15, 2017 at 08:23 am by Michelle Willard

Rumor has it that the long-awaited Bridge Over Broad Street, called Bridgey McBridgeface here at the Voice, will open to traffic this weekend. Merry Christmas, Murfreesboro!.... Read More

Open Letter to Rutherford County Commission: County Legal Services Agreement

Dec 14, 2017 at 02:38 pm by SusanVera

This was e-mailed to County Commissioners yesterday (Wednesday) and will be addressed at tonight's Commission meeting. Dear Commissioners, As you discuss the County Legal Se.... Read More

Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office raises funds for 'Forgotten Angels'

Dec 14, 2017 at 02:30 pm by Voice Wire

On Wednesday, Dec. 13, the Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office conducted a fundraiser for the Salvation Army’s “Forgotten Angels," according to a st.... Read More

Murfreesboro municipal judge honored by state organization

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

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
Coronavirus

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
Murfreesboro Police Department

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

Rutherford SRO and Pancake spread joy to Lascassas Elementary School students

Nov 24, 2020 at 09:47 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Kindergarten students giggle and wave as they watch Pancake move his paws and “woof” with the help of School Resource Officer Chad Dodson. Pancake is a stuffed an.... Read More
GivingTuesday Save the Date; Dec. 1, 2020

United Way Leads collaborative GivingTuesday effort in Rutherford County

Nov 24, 2020 at 07:00 am by United Way

GivingTuesday was created in 2012 as a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Over the past nine years, this idea has grown into a global movement resulti.... Read More