Elections 2018

Rutherford County Election Commission

2 Murfreesboro women named to Rutherford County Election Commission

Apr 03, 2019 at 07:00 am by MFerry

The Rutherford County Democratic Party would like to congratulate Carolyn Cox and Judy Whitehill (left to right above) who were appointed to the Rutherford County Election Com.... Read More
Rutherford County

Rutherford County Commissioner Brad Turner named to Bill Lee's cabinet

Jan 17, 2019 at 01:33 pm by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Commissioner Brad Turner has been appointed to the cabinet of Gov.-elect Bill Lee. Lee announced three appointments Thursday, Jan. 17 to his cabinet for the.... Read More
Tennessee House of Representatives

Rutherford County's state House delegation gets prime committee assignments

Jan 11, 2019 at 07:00 am by Michelle Willard

House Speaker Glen Casada made committee assignments Thursday, Jan. 10 for the 111th General Assembly. Rutherford County's delegation came away with one committee chairmanshi.... Read More
Bill Lee

Governor-Elect Bill Lee leaves Lee Company, places holdings in blind trust

Jan 09, 2019 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

Tennessee Governor-elect Bill Lee announced his departure as Chairman of Lee Company as he places his holdings of the company into a blind trust, according to a press release..... Read More
Tennessee Democratic Party

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair race comes to Murfreesboro

Dec 27, 2018 at 01:00 pm by Michelle Willard

Tennessee Democratic Party Chair race is heating up and coming to Rutherford County. In the aftermath of a Blue Wave that failed to reach Tennessee's political shores, T.... Read More
Voter Suppression

Opinion: Democrats want to 'Count Every Vote' until they win

Nov 23, 2018 at 07:00 am by clervin

This just in: Broward County, Fla., has finished counting votes and George W. Bush has beaten Al Gore for President. Just kidding, but not by much. Please forgive me for my t.... Read More
Midterm Election 2018

Opinion: Election Waves, Obama, Swift and a purple puddle

Nov 08, 2018 at 11:00 am by clervin

Summing up the mid-term election results, there were no waves; President Trump did well under the circumstances, and the biggest loser was either Barack Obama or Taylor Swift..... Read More
Election Day 2018

Do you have a voting plan for Election Day?

Nov 05, 2018 at 08:00 am by League of Women Voters

Tuesday, November 6, is a very important Election Day! As Co-Presidents of the League of Women Voters of Murfreesboro/Rutherford County, we encourage you to make an ele.... Read More
Elections 2018

All the information you need to cast a ballot

Oct 24, 2018 at 08:00 am by Michelle Willard

Here at the Voice, we don't believe in endorsing candidates. Instead, we want you to have the information you need to make an informed decision in this mid-term election. So.... Read More
Elections 2018

Letter to the Editor: Depend on Deanna

Oct 24, 2018 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire 1

To the Editor: Deanna Osborne, candidate for District 37 State Representative. is a person with the history of a survivor. She is a widow who has raised her four children a.... Read More
Early Voting 2018

Early voting passes 24k in Rutherford as of Monday

Oct 22, 2018 at 10:00 am by drkblake

(Updated Monday, Oct. 22, 2018) Early voting rose to 24,002 in Rutherford County on Monday, about 30 percent of the early vote tally for the county during the run-up to the N.... Read More
League of Women Voters

La Vergne Mayoral, Alderman Candidates to Appear in Televised Forum

Oct 12, 2018 at 08:00 am by League of Women Voters

La Vergne voters can hear from candidates in local races in two forums on Thursday evening, October 18, at the La Vergne City Hall. Hosted by the League of Women Voters of M.... Read More
Phil Bredesen and Marsha Blackburn

Opinion: Why are Democrats so stupid?

Oct 07, 2018 at 09:39 am by Jason Bennett

An open letter to Tennessee Democrats. In November 2016, Democrats woke up to a complete nightmare. All of the polling leading up to Nov. 9 suggested a significant Clinton vi.... Read More
Affordable Housing

Has the Nashville housing crisis hit Murfreesboro? ThinkTennessee to address housing affordability in public program

Sep 27, 2018 at 10:00 am by League of Women Voters

Murfreesboro has been recently ranked by Money Magazine as the 19th best place to live in the country, but is the Nashville housing crisis spreading to our city and other.... Read More
Sidney McPhee and Tre Hargett

Tre Hargett visits MTSU to support student voter registration drive

Sep 25, 2018 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett visited MTSU Friday, Sept. 21, as part of a campaign to increase student voter registration before the Nov. 6 midterm election through.... Read More