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
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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
Severe Weather Outlook for Saturday, March 27, 2021

Storm update: Smyrna mostly spared, but more to come this weekend

Mar 26, 2021 at 10:06 am by Michelle Willard

Despite the dire warnings on Nashville TV news last night, Rutherford County was largely spared during severe weather.   "We are grateful our community is safe, and.... Read More
Brrrr! It was cold last week.

Local agencies can help with high electric bills fueled by cold weather

Feb 26, 2021 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

The effects of last week’s frigid temperatures can linger longer than expected. As electric bills reflecting higher energy use from the recent cold weather begin to arri.... Read More
Murfreesboro Street Department crew

Cities scramble to fill potholes

Feb 25, 2021 at 09:51 am by Michelle Willard

After a week of ice and snow that blanketed Middle Tennessee, requiring the application of approximately 2,000 tons of salt on Murfreesboro streets and 500 tons of&n.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 18 Spots for Rainy Day Play

Feb 22, 2021 at 10:16 am by Laura Beth Payne

Image: Fire truck exhibit at Discovery Center. Murfreesboro Mama  Whether it’s a heavy spring rain or a bout of Ice-mageddon, Tennessee weather is known for being.... Read More
Icicles

Ice and frozen temps head to Middle Tennessee this week

Feb 09, 2021 at 10:30 am by Michelle Willard

Old man winter is ready to rear his head in Middle Tennessee. According to forecasts from the National Weather Service, colder temperatures are predicted through the middle o.... Read More

Opinion: Failure in leadership led to Nashville's Great Flood and continued flooding after

Dec 17, 2020 at 11:40 am by robmtchl

The record rainfall before 2010 was way back in 1979 when the remnants of Hurricane Frederick on May 5th dropped 6.68 inches on Nashville. The Mill Creek area in Antioch and S.... Read More