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Murfreesboro issues burn ban

Smyrna joins Murfreesboro, Rutherford County in issuing a burn ban

Sep 18, 2019 at 08:57 am by Voice Wire

Don't burn anything in Murfreesboro  Effective immediately, Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department's Fire Marshal Carl Peas has placed a mandatory ban on burning in the cit.... Read More
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Vice President Al Gore Jr. at MTSU

4 things you should know about Albert Gore Sr.

Sep 17, 2019 at 01:00 pm by Michelle Willard 2

In today's political landscape, the South is seen as a bastion of conservatives, but that hasn't always been the case. One of the most progressive politicians the South has e.... Read More
Child Passenger Safety Technician Instructor of the Year

Rutherford Sheriff's employee earns Child Passenger Safety Technician Instructor of the Year

Sep 14, 2019 at 08:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Sheriff Office’s employee Raymond Shew remembers when his children were infants and were using cars seats. He read the manual about child passenger sa.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office's new Dodge Challenger

Rutherford Sheriff's Office wins new Dodge Charger

Sep 13, 2019 at 10:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A fully-equipped Dodge Charger joined the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office fleet after Deputy Chief Egon Grissom won the car at the annual Tennessee LifeSavers Confere.... Read More

First Tennessee Banking Executive Yolanda Greene named 2019 Volunteer of the Year

Sep 12, 2019 at 09:00 am by Grace Austin

United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties has presented banking executive Yolanda Greene with the 2019 Carl Quakenbush Volunteer of the Year Award.  Greene is Ru.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office's annual 9/11 Remembrance ceremony

World War II Navy medic described Battle of Omaha Beach

Sep 12, 2019 at 08:02 am by Lisa Marchesoni 2

U.S. Navy medic Bill Allen sat in a truck with two soldiers on the bow of the LST-523 ship and listened to gunfire just before the vessel was destroyed June 6, 1944, on Omaha.... Read More
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9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Let us never forget: Rutherford Sheriff's hosts annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

Sep 11, 2019 at 02:56 pm by CJones

Rutherford County Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh hosted his annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on the grounds of the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office in front of the North facing 9/11.... Read More

Rutherford Sheriff SRO teaches boating safety course Sept. 28

Sep 11, 2019 at 08:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

People who wish to operate a boat and born after January 1989 must first complete the Tennessee Boaters Safety course. School Resource Officer Mark Logsdon will teach the cou.... Read More

What To Do With All That Garbage?

Sep 11, 2019 at 07:00 am by MK37130 3

There’s a multi county organization - GNRC or the Greater Nashville Regional Council -  that has come up with a Solid Waste Master Plan (SWMP). The committee that.... Read More
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office earns traffic safety award

Sep 10, 2019 at 09:28 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office captured first place for the third consecutive year for their category in the Tennessee Highway Safety Office's annual Law Enforcement Chall.... Read More

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