Rutherford County Fire-Rescue

Family of 5, 1 dog displaced by Thursday fire

Apr 29, 2021 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) officials say a Thursday morning house fire at 2909 Ridgewood Drive has displaced a total of four adults, one teen, and one dog. The fire.... Read More

RCFR Water Rescue Personnel Honored with Medal of Valor

Apr 28, 2021 at 11:27 am by Voice Wire

Four Rutherford County Fire Rescue personnel were recently honored with the esteemed medal of valor for rescuing a man and his 13-year-old daughter from their submerged vehicl.... Read More

3 women escape unharmed early Tuesday morning at Rocky Fork Road house fire

Mar 30, 2021 at 09:00 am by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RFCR), Almaville, Kittrell, and Christiana Fire Departments, Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services, and Rutherford County Sheriff’s.... 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
Joshua Sanders

Rutherford County Fire Rescue promotes Sanders to captain

Mar 26, 2021 at 07:00 am by Voice Wire

Rutherford County Fire Rescue Chief Larry Farley announced this week Joshua Sanders will be promoted to the position of captain effective March 29, 2021, according to a press.... Read More
Exchange Club of Murfreesboro Rutherford County Fire Rescue of the Year

Rutherford County Fire Rescue of the Year honored by Exchange Club of Murfreesboro

Dec 04, 2020 at 12:12 pm by

Program Chair Gayle Passovoy presented to Matt Henry of the Rutherford County Fire Rescue Department with the 2020 Firefighter of the Year Award on Dec. 2. On Sept..... Read More
Murfreesboro FAQ

What to do in an emergency

Jan 16, 2020 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

In case of any emergency, call 911. (What to know before calling 911) Rutherford County has four incorporated cities, the county system and a scattering of volunteer fire dep.... Read More
Rutherford County active shooter training

Rutherford emergency responders train together for active threat course

Jan 14, 2020 at 09:39 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Preventing an active shooter from killing people and saving lives was the goal of Rutherford County emergency responders who completed an Active Threat Integrated Response Cou.... Read More
In 2017, NIST demonstrated how an overly dry Christmas tree could be consumed by flames in less than a minute, turning a lovely yuletide setting into a deadly menace.

Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office: Don't burn your house down this winter

Dec 11, 2019 at 10:00 am by Voice Wire

With the first day of winter (Dec. 21) less than two weeks away, the Tennessee State Fire Marshal's Office, the Nashville Fire Department, and the National Fire Sprinkler Asso.... Read More
Rutherford County Fire-Rescue respond to Deer Run Road fire

No one was injured in Aug. 8 house fire on Deer Run Road

Aug 08, 2019 at 11:16 am by Voice Wire

At 6 p.m. Aug. 7, Rutherford County Fire-Rescue responded to a structure fire on Deer Run Road outside of Murfreesboro. Heavy smoke and fire were seen upon arrival with flame.... Read More