Teenager saves mother from home invasion

Feb 28, 2018 at 04:38 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

A teenager scared away a man who threatened to cut his mother during a burglary Tuesday night on Rucker Christiana Road, a sheriff’s deputy reported. The unknown man fo.... Read More

Charges dismissed in 'Candy Crush' saga

Feb 28, 2018 at 03:21 pm by Michelle Willard

The Rutherford County District Attorney filed papers Wednesday afternoon, Feb. 28 to dismiss all charges in the "Candy Crush" saga. Earlier this month DA Jennings Jones obtai.... Read More

Bryan Terry, Beth Harwell support medical marijuana bill

Feb 28, 2018 at 11:30 am by Press Release

Rutherford County Rep. Bryan Terry, along with Speaker of the House Beth Harwell, R-Nashville, signed on as co-sponsors to the Medical Cannabis Only Act, the Tennessee Re.... Read More

Topre America in Rutherford County announces expansion

Feb 28, 2018 at 10:50 am by Press Release

Topre America Corp. has announced plans to expand its existing facility in Smyrna, representing a $37.8 million capital investment and the creation of 50 jobs. Topre America.... Read More

Best New Event Award goes to Discovery Center for STEAM

Feb 28, 2018 at 08:00 am by Downtown Hotness

The Southeast Festivals and Events Association held its annual conference and Kaleidoscope Awards event Feb. 25-28 here in Murfreesboro.  This is where festival pla.... Read More

Deputy Reed earns Officer of the Month honor from Ford of Murfreesboro

Feb 27, 2018 at 04:13 pm by Lisa Marchesoni

Taking time to help a citizen with a medical condition earned a sheriff’s deputy honors as Officer of the Month for January from Ford of Murfreesboro. Deputy Teresa Ree.... Read More

Committee pondering future of landfill today

Feb 27, 2018 at 01:33 pm by Press Release

The Rutherford County Solid Waste/Advisory Steering Council will meet at 5 p.m. today (Feb. 27) in the County Commission chamber. They will meet in the Rutherford County Commi.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council picks plan for old Methodist Church

Feb 27, 2018 at 12:00 pm by Michelle Willard

The future of the old First United Methodist Church in downtown Murfreesboro has been set. Last week, the Murfreesboro City Council met with potential developers who presente.... Read More

How Morgan Violi's murder inspired Cage the Elephant

Feb 26, 2018 at 02:00 pm by Michelle Willard

In July 1996, Morgan Violi was one of three girls abducted from Middle Tennessee and southern Kentucky. Morgan was playing in the parking lot of her apartment complex in Bowl.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police find second dead woman in a week

Feb 26, 2018 at 09:13 am by Press Release

Less than a week after finding a woman dead outside, the Murfreesboro Police Department has found a second, according to a press release. MPD identified the woman as Carol Br.... Read More