Local news and opinions

MCS Book Mobile takes reading on the road

May 12, 2018 at 08:00 am by Murfreesboro City Schools

Murfreesboro City Schools is preparing to take reading on the road this summer. MCS will add a library on wheels to encourage reading during the summer months and throughout.... Read More

MTSU report: Foreign firms invested $2B, created 3,400 jobs in Tenn. last year

May 11, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Voice Wire

Tennessee again attracted substantial foreign investment in 2017, amounting to roughly $2 billion from 11 different countries, according to the latest “Global Comme.... Read More

Nashville Predators Support BEP's STEMEx Camp

May 11, 2018 at 11:08 am by Voice Wire

The Nashville Predators Foundation has awarded the Business Education Partnership a grant of more than $6,800 to fund BEP's STEMEx Camp, scheduled for June 11-15. STEMEx is a.... Read More

Murfreesboro takes steps to build new school

May 11, 2018 at 09:10 am by Voice Wire

The Murfreesboro City Council voted Thursday, May 10, to authorize contracts with CBRE/Heery for project management services and Johnson+Bailey for architectural services of a.... Read More

United Way named Salvation Army’s Beyond the Bells 2018 Community Spotlight Partner

May 11, 2018 at 07:00 am by AndrewYoungUWRCC

United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties was recognized as the Community Spotlight Partner at the third annual Beyond the Bells luncheon hosted by The Salvation Army. Tha.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools honors outstanding employees

May 10, 2018 at 01:00 pm by Murfreesboro City Schools

Murfreesboro City Schools honored its Employees of the Year at a special ceremony this week. Forty-six staff members received recognition as support staff of the year and dep.... Read More

News of the Week: Murfreesboro man pleads guilty to Islamic Center vandalism

May 10, 2018 at 12:29 pm by Michelle Willard

A 20-year-old Murfreesboro man entered a guilty plea Thursday, May 9 to vandalizing the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro and placing pork products on the front door in 2017.... Read More

Photos: 3rd annual Fido Spring Fling & Easter Egg Hunt

May 10, 2018 at 11:30 am by CJones

Nashville Paw held its 3rd annual dog Easter egg hunt featuring hidden dog treats, pet adoptions, costume contests, local vendors and food trucks on April 29 at Lane.... Read More

Ethics complaint links Rutherford County Attorney and Mayor in land deals

May 10, 2018 at 10:54 am by Michelle Willard

The law firm that represents Rutherford County government has come under fire recently. And it's time to ring the bell again for the county to develop an in-house legal servi.... Read More

Blackman student devotes Eagle Scout project to Rockvale Elementary

May 10, 2018 at 08:00 am by Voice Wire

Friends. That’s why Ryan Heath decided join the Cub Scouts but not until his was in second grade and his friends had started a year earlier. They were attending Rockva.... Read More