Tired of Shopping? Take in a show.

Dec 21, 2021 at 08:00 am by Cynthialynn Jones

Are you wondering what to do in Murfreesboro the weekend before Christmas other than Christmas Shopping? Have you lost your Ho-Ho-Holiday spirt? Has the Grinch stolen your Chr.... Read More

What holiday items can be recycled?

Dec 20, 2021 at 10:00 am by Cynthialynn Jones

Rutherford County Solid Waste is advising residents of schedule adjustments for the upcoming holidays while encouraging mindfulness of recycling options. “Rutherford Co.... Read More
Celebrate Christmas Downtown

Last Minute Christmas Needs - Come to The Murfreesboro Square

Dec 20, 2021 at 08:00 am by Cynthialynn Jones

With Christmas one week away, many are hitting the shops for last-minute Christmas presents. While I have never been a last-minute shopper, many do wait and brave the hoards o.... Read More

Read To Succeed received 1,600+ books in Siegel Elementary Teacher’s Book Drive

Dec 17, 2021 at 08:59 am by literacymatters

Read To Succeed received 1,613 gently used books Wednesday from Siegel Elementary teacher Angela Pope’s student book drive. The book drive took place between Nov..... Read More

A Christmas Carol: by the Ghosts of Redemption

Dec 16, 2021 at 10:00 am by Paulette Jackson

Many of us are familiar with, The Christmas Carol, a timeless and endearing story by Charles Dickens. But one thing we may not be aware of, are the prominent themes of the boo.... Read More

MTSU survey: Tennessee consumer outlook creeps up amid holiday shopping

Dec 14, 2021 at 03:00 pm by Voice Wire 1

Outlook among Tennessee consumers recovered slightly from an all-time low the previous quarter, but pessimism remains high this holiday season as inflation fears linger, accor.... Read More
Toys for Tots

Smyrna partners with Tennessee Army State Guard to host drive-thru Toys for Tots drive

Dec 14, 2021 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

The Town of Smyrna is pleased to support the USMC Toys for Tots program by supporting a drive-thru toy drive at the Smyrna Event Center.    The need from local.... Read More

Photos: Murfreesboro Christmas Parade

Dec 13, 2021 at 01:00 pm by Voice Wire

The Murfreesboro Christmas Parade was held Dec. 12, 2021, in downtown Murfreesboro. This year's theme was The Spirit of Christmas and former U.S. Rep. Bart Gordan was the.... Read More
Consolidated Utility District (CUD) Warehouse Supervisor Tom Brunsvold drives a pallet truck holding canned goods donated by CUD employees and staff for Greenhouse Ministries. (Submitted/CUD)

Consolidated Utility District holds massive food drive for Greenhouse Ministries

Dec 13, 2021 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire 1

“Just like this time last year, CUD has come through to help people in need,” said Phillip Street, CEO of Greenhouse Ministries. Consolidated Utility District (CU.... Read More

Where Philanthropy Begins: Emmett gives one bike at a time

Dec 10, 2021 at 10:00 am by Cynthialynn Jones

Hello Rutherford County, meet Emmett. Emmett is a young man that lives in Murfreesboro with his folks and Emmett has a heart bigger than Tennessee itself. This mighty tough l.... Read More
Crazy Christmas

ASK ELLIE: Seven Christmases in Two Days is Too Much

Dec 09, 2021 at 10:00 am by Ask Ellie

Dear Ellie: With Christmas around the corner, my parents are tugging at me to come to their house; my in-laws are tugging for their house; my grandparents want their house; an.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mama: 3 Ice Skating Experiences in the City

Dec 07, 2021 at 10:00 am by Laura Beth Payne 1

Ready to celebrate the season on the ice? Head out to these family-friendly spots for magical memories. 1. The Ice Rink at World Outreach Church This FREE skate rink ex.... Read More