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Watch out for flooding in Rutherford County

Feb 24, 2022 at 09:08 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Be extra cautious this morning with closed and high water roads in Rutherford County.   Flooding caused the following roads to close: Stones River slab. County Farm.... Read More

Snow and ice impact MLK Day events

Jan 17, 2022 at 06:31 am by Laura Beth Payne

Okay campers, rise, and shine, and don't forget your booties ‘cause it’s cold out there… it’s cold out there every day! Too soon for the Groundh.... Read More
Closings & Delays

Stay home today, everything is closed

Jan 06, 2022 at 09:43 am by Michelle Willard

Stay home if you don’t have to be out on the roads today. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning through 8 p.m. this evening (Jan. 6.... Read More
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MTSU grad helps his Kentucky hometown with raffle

Dec 16, 2021 at 08:44 am by Michelle Willard 1

The depth of connections between the Kentucky communities impacted by the Dec. 10 tornadoes and Middle Tennessee is outstanding and heartbreaking.  I've taken solace in.... Read More

Heavy rains flood roads, prompt water rescues

Sep 07, 2021 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

Multiple agencies including Rutherford County Fire Rescue, Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department, Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, and Rutherford County Emergency Medic.... Read More

Bonnaroo Music Festival has been canceled due to flooding

Sep 01, 2021 at 02:53 pm by Cynthialynn Jones 1

The Bonnaroo Music Festival has been canceled. Scheduled for Sept. 2-5 in Manchester, the festival grounds were inundated by the remnants of Hurricane Ida, according to a pres.... Read More

When Disaster Strikes, Legal Aid Society Is There to Help

Aug 27, 2021 at 09:36 am by bmdalton

Here in Middle Tennessee, we’ve been reminded repeatedly in recent years of the unpredictability of nature. Disasters like the recent flooding in Humphreys County, or t.... Read More
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Is your house in a flood zone? Here's how to find out.

May 06, 2021 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently issued preliminary flood maps for Rutherford County, according to a press release from the county. Data from FEMA indi.... Read More

Smyrna Parks impacted by March 27 flooding

Mar 30, 2021 at 10:49 am by Voice Wire

Smyrna Parks and Recreation Department continues to evaluate flood-related closures throughout the Town.  The following parks and practice areas remain closed.  All.... Read More
High water

How to submit reports of flood damage

Mar 30, 2021 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire 1

Rutherford County Emergency Management Agency is in the process of collecting information and documenting property damage caused by flooding due to the exponential rainfall ov.... Read More
Weather, Rutherford County Fire-Rescue

Flash floods force water rescues across Rutherford County

Mar 29, 2021 at 10:13 am by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Fire Rescue responded to two water rescue calls Sunday night, both involving submerged vehicles. The first call occurred on Central Valley Road just before.... Read More
High water

RCEMA Continues to Urge Motorists to Use Extreme Caution on the Roads

Mar 28, 2021 at 09:32 am by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Emergency Management Agency (RCEMA) continues to urge motorists to use extreme caution on the roads. “It’s been a long night,” said Public.... Read More