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News of the Week: Murfreesboro mayor defends choice for city manager

May 24, 2018 at 02:41 pm by Michelle Willard

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland defended the City Council's surprise decision to nominate City Attorney Craig Tindell to be the next city manager. McFarland said Tindell w.... Read More

Brian Hercules named Smyrna's new town manager

May 24, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Press Release

Brian Hercules is the new Smyrna Town Manager, effective July 1, the Town of Smyrna announced.  Harry Gill, Smyrna’s Town Manager since November 2013, announce.... Read More

Sheriff's Office asks drivers to wear seat belts and not drink and drive during Memorial holiday

May 24, 2018 at 10:00 am by Lisa Marchesoni

An infant and a young mother lost their lives to traffic crashes within the last four days in Rutherford County. They are among 12 people who have died from traffic crashes t.... Read More

Local history documentary 'The House Still Standing' honored at prestigious Telly Awards

May 23, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Press Release

  The 39th annual Telly Awards, the premier award honoring video and television across all screens, has recognized the City of Murfreesboro's local documentary "The Hous.... Read More

Tim Morrell announces bid for GOP nomination State House

May 22, 2018 at 07:00 am by Press Release

Three-term Smyrna Town Council Member Tim Morrell wants to bring the success he’s had in Smyrna, working to improve the quality of life for his fellow residents, to the.... Read More

Teenager killed in wreck on South Church Street on Sunday

May 21, 2018 at 04:34 pm by Press Release

A 16-year-old girl was killed over the weekend when she was thrown from the back of a truck during a crash on South Church Street, according to a press release from Murf.... Read More

Photos: Murfreesboro Police Department Memorial Service

May 18, 2018 at 04:00 pm by Press Release

The Murfreesboro Police Department held a dedication service for the memorial at its new headquarters. A ceremony memorial service in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day was.... Read More

Sheriff: Couple die in domestic-related shooting

May 17, 2018 at 08:07 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A couple died after an apparent domestic violence shooting with their 2-year-old son inside their Annadel Court home Wednesday night, a sheriff’s detective said. Patrol.... Read More

News of the Week: Is the local VA not as bad as we think?

May 17, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs released the names of 18 facilities designated VA Whole Health Flagship Sites and the Alvin C. York campus was on th.... Read More

County constable killed in 1878 honored at National Police Memorial

May 17, 2018 at 10:53 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A Rutherford County constable who died in the line of duty in 1878 was memorialized this year on the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C. Constable.... Read More