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Photos: Wine on the Veranda at The Sam Davis Home

May 15, 2018 at 07:00 am by CJones

Wine on the Veranda was held April 27 on the grounds of the Historic Sam Davis Home and Plantation. The night to remember included a wine tasting, live music, dancing, a.... Read More

State revenues exceed expectations by $128.3M in April

May 14, 2018 at 03:00 pm by Voice Wire

Tennessee Department of Finance and Administration Commissioner Larry Martin today announced that revenues for April exceeded the monthly revenues from the previous year. Stat.... Read More

MTSU develops curriculum for professionals to help traumatized children

May 14, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

MTSU’s Center for Health & Human Services is working to ensure that the troubles and tragedies of life do not impede children’s opportunities. In pa.... Read More
Carla Sue Atkins and Vickie Stout

1980 double homicide of Carla Sue Atkins and Vickie Stout remains unsolved

May 14, 2018 at 01:00 pm by Michelle Willard 2

Carla Sue Atkins and Vickie Stout were believed to be runaways until they were found three weeks later in shallow graves in Land Between the Lakes. The sisters disappeared ar.... Read More

Guy Dotson's family accepts Hometown Hero Award from Child Advocacy Center

May 14, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Child Advocacy Center

In honor of Child Abuse Prevention Month, Retired District Attorney General William C. Whitesell Jr. presented the Hometown Hero Award in memory of District Attorney General G.... Read More

Students Design Their Dream Home

May 14, 2018 at 10:56 am by Murfreesboro City Schools

Students at John Pittard Elementary were outside mapping house plans after spending weeks in the classroom learning ratio and proportional relationships in real-life form.... Read More

Photos: 1st Shot Basketball Annual Sneaker Ball

May 14, 2018 at 07:00 am by CJones

The 1st Shot annual Sneaker Ball was held April 26 at the MTSU Student Union. This fun-filled event featured speakers Michael Oher and Don Yaeger. Sneakers and casu.... Read More

Photos: Backyard BBQ Festival at Cannonsburgh Village

May 13, 2018 at 03:00 pm by Voice Wire

The Backyard BBQ Festival, one of Tennessee's premiere Backyard Events and a KCBS competitive sanctioned contest, was held Saturday, May 13, at Cannonsburgh Village in Murfree.... Read More

The Confidence an Open Door Births

May 13, 2018 at 01:38 pm by sonyamccllough

It all appeared to be completely random, but I'm a believer and I know, like I know today is Monday, that ain't nothing random. Not one thing in our life is random, yes, we m.... Read More

Bizarre in the Boro: Jogger jumps into moving vehicle to escape beer-flinging men

May 12, 2018 at 10:00 am by Michelle Willard

  A 50-year-old Murfreesboro man was accosted by two drunk men Saturday, May 5 on the Square, according to an incident report. The man was innocently jogging down Walnu.... Read More