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Pups Loved Saturday's Plunge At 'Boro Beach

Pups Loved Saturday's Plunge At 'Boro Beach

The "Puppy Plunge" Saturday morning at SportsCom's 'Boro Beach was a huge success. Several hundred well behaved canine romped and played together, while amusing an even larger assembly of humans.

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Library Past Due Fees For Cans of Food Oct. 9-15

Library Past Due Fees For Cans of Food Oct. 9-15

Overdue fines keeping you from using the public library? Take care of them with canned goods from your pantry! For one week, patrons of the library system will have the option to bring in canned goods to pay off library fines.

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High School Students Tour MTSU Today

High School Students Tour MTSU Today

Middle Tennessee State University welcomes prospective high school students and their families to visit the campus Saturday (9/24/2016), In addition to today, November 5th and March 17, 2017, are additional Saturdays for a tour.

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TBI Charges Cannon County Man With Murder

TBI Charges Cannon County Man With Murder

An investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the arrest of a Cannon County man for the July murder of his brother.

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Ram's Traffic Jam Report

Ram's Traffic Jam Report

Have you noticed more traffic jams? Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns that construction crews are stepping-up work on projects in an effort to complete them on-time. Here are his areas to avoid now through October 1st.

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WGNS' Listener Asked Mayor About Traffic Signal

WGNS' Listener Asked Mayor About Traffic Signal

On the WGNS' Action Line, a listener asked Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland about placing a traffic signal at the intersection of the Old Lascassas Pike and Rutherford Boulevard.

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MTSU Scholars Academy

MTSU Scholars Academy

The 2016-2017 MTSU academic year rolls along, more than 300 freshmen are much more prepared to succeed at university life after participating in the expanding MTSU Scholars Academy over the summer.

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Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10

Smyrna Defeats Siegel 42-10

A battle of state ranked teams as Siegel hosted Smyrna.

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The Scams Continue in Rutherford County

The Scams Continue in Rutherford County

Someone posing as a Rutherford County Sheriff's deputy called a citizen Friday and demanded $2,000 or the citizen would be arrested on a warrant.

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The Great American Recycled Rides Giveaway Helps Local Veteran

The Great American Recycled Rides Giveaway Helps Local Veteran

The keys to several vehicles have been turned over to deserving individuals in 14 cities across the United States.

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Panel in Murfreesboro to Discuss Fact Checking in an Election Time

Panel in Murfreesboro to Discuss Fact Checking in an Election Time

In the new media world that increasingly blurs fact and opinion, how are voters to check politicians' claims? How does a person decide what media outlets to trust?

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Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam gets Flu Shot

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam gets Flu Shot

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner, MD, MPH received their annual flu shots Friday...

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Murfreesboro man charged with 7th Driving on a Revoked License Charge and 2nd DUI

Murfreesboro man charged with 7th Driving on a Revoked License Charge and 2nd DUI

After being arrested and transported to the local jail, the suspect allegedly stated to police, "What can I Say, I'm addicted to driving drunk."

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Siegel High Steps Up Security in Wake of Gun at School

Siegel High Steps Up Security in Wake of Gun at School

Spokesperson James Evans Stated: "We have not had any credible threats but there have been lots of rumors. However, we also don't take the situation lightly, and we have been investigating all rumors thoroughly. We had additional SROs on campus yesterday to assist with investigations and for additional security as a precaution. We have found no credible threats, and we believe students are safe and secure."

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TN - Data Error Causes Misreporting; Five Accidental Gunshot Deaths Confirmed for 2014

TN - Data Error Causes Misreporting; Five Accidental Gunshot Deaths Confirmed for 2014

The Tennessee Department of Health confirmed today that a data error resulted in inaccurate accidental gunshot death numbers for 2014 being reported. Incorrect data provided earlier indicated the number of accidental gunshot deaths had dramatically escalated from 19 in 2013 to 105 in 2014.

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Shots Fired Call in Murfreesboro

Shots Fired Call in Murfreesboro

Another shots fired call has been reported in the downtown Murfreesboro area.

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Rutherford County Still Ranked at #3 for Lowest Unemployment

Rutherford County Still Ranked at #3 for Lowest Unemployment

Rutherford County remains at number three on the list for having the third lowest unemployment rate in the Volunteer State.

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MTSU Scholars Academy booming in numbers, retention

MTSU Scholars Academy booming in numbers, retention

As the 2016-17 MTSU academic year rolls along, more than 300 freshmen are much more prepared to succeed at university life after participating in the expanding MTSU Scholars Academy over the summer.

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Tree clearing for the Murfreesboro Airport

Tree clearing for the Murfreesboro Airport

The Murfreesboro City Council Thursday (9/23/16) unanimously approved a contract for tree clearing of runway approaches to the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport.

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Athens Tennessee Shooting at Manufacturing Plant

Athens Tennessee Shooting at Manufacturing Plant

Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigations joined investigators with several other agencies in investigating a workplace shooting at a manufacturing plant in Athens that left two victims and the shooter dead.

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Man who was allegedly beat to death in Murfreesboro to be laid to rest

Man who was allegedly beat to death in Murfreesboro to be laid to rest

40 Year old Kaithong Keomek of Murfreesboro who was reportedly beat to death on September 18th will be laid to rest on Sunday (9/25/16).

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Salmonella at Local Fire Department Fish Fry

Salmonella at Local Fire Department Fish Fry

State Department of Health officials are investigating several reports of people who attended the September 10th Lascassas Volunteer Fire Department fish fry getting sick.

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Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out Against TrustPoint Hospital Plan

Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out Against TrustPoint Hospital Plan

City Council held a public hearing Thursday night to discuss the possible expansion of TrustPoint Hospital that will add almost 400 jobs, and was met with some angry residents.

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It was a night of group drumming on the historic square in Murfreesboro

It was a night of group drumming on the historic square in Murfreesboro

Numerous people showed up on the Murfreesboro square Thursday night for the second annual Community Rhythm Event.

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