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Help bring Christmas joy by donating to Shop with the Sheriff Tuesday at Toot's

Nov 24, 2020 at 03:02 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Twenty-five children will discover presents under the tree with help from the Rutherford County community. The elementary school children were chosen to participate in the an.... Read More

Rutherford SRO and Pancake spread joy to Lascassas Elementary School students

Nov 24, 2020 at 09:47 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Kindergarten students giggle and wave as they watch Pancake move his paws and “woof” with the help of School Resource Officer Chad Dodson. Pancake is a stuffed an.... Read More
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Senior citizens life threatened, car stolen

Nov 23, 2020 at 06:11 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A senior citizen escaped injury when a woman she gave a ride to threatened to kill her and carjacked her vehicle Monday on Central Valley Road, a Rutherford County Sheriff&rsq.... Read More

Three men save unconscious driver's life

Nov 20, 2020 at 03:14 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Three men teamed up to save an unconscious driver's life inside a running vehicle Tuesday near the Dollar General store on Epps Mill Road in Christiana, sheriff's deputies sai.... Read More
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Rutherford Sheriff's detective earns state achievement honor

Nov 20, 2020 at 11:21 am by Lisa Marchesoni

A Rutherford County Sheriff’s detective earned an outstanding achievement award from the Tennessee Narcotic Officers Association Saturday. Detective R.L. “Fuzzy&r.... Read More

How parents are also victims of child abuse

Nov 18, 2020 at 10:00 am by Child Advocacy Center

From Nov. 1-19, the Child Advocacy Center of Rutherford and Cannon Counties is partnering with 16 agencies to increase awareness about the plight of child abuse victims and en.... Read More

In-home health care worker indicted for stealing $457,000 from two patients, church

Nov 17, 2020 at 03:43 pm by Lisa Marchesoni 3

An in-home health care worker was indicted for stealing approximately $457,000 from two Rutherford County residents and a church, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s dete.... Read More

Rutherford Sheriff's detective warns parents to monitor internet access for crimes against children

Nov 17, 2020 at 08:51 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Editor’s Note: The Women's World Summit Foundation is sponsoring the 10th Annual 19 Days of Activism for the Prevention of Violence Against Children and Youth. From Nov.... Read More

Officers issue 230 tickets during National Traffic Incident Response Awareness Week

Nov 16, 2020 at 09:39 am by Lisa Marchesoni

Teams of law enforcement officers issued 230 citations to drivers during "Operation Move Over/Hazardous Moving Rutherford" as part of National Traffic Incident Response Awaren.... Read More

Be warned: Rutherford Sheriff has 3 traffic checkpoints Friday night around the county

Nov 13, 2020 at 12:00 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Three awareness checkpoints will be held Friday to combat the rising number of traffic deaths this year in Rutherford County, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s sergeant said.... Read More