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UPDATE: Siegel Sophomore Remains In Critical Condition

UPDATE: Siegel Sophomore Remains In Critical Condition

We have an update on the Siegel sophomore football player and wrestler who was found after sustaining a single gunshot wound to the head.

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Holloway & La Vergne High School Bomb Threats Unfounded

Holloway & La Vergne High School Bomb Threats Unfounded

Holloway and La Vergne High School students were evacuated Monday after bomb threats.

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AUDIO: MTSU Football Press Conference

AUDIO: MTSU Football Press Conference

MTSU Football held their weekly football press conference, the first of the season.

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Attempted Armed Robbery at Dollar General on Mercury

Attempted Armed Robbery at Dollar General on Mercury

There was an attempted robbery at the Dollar General Store on Mercury Boulevard. It happened around 9:30 Sunday morning. The store clerk told Murfreesboro Police Officer Nicholas Sapp a white male asked for help finding cold medication.

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Division Street Woman Cut During Attempted Robbery

Division Street Woman Cut During Attempted Robbery

A 25-year old Division Street woman had to be taken to the emergency room after a man tried to rob her while walking her dog. The victim told Murfreesboro Police Officer Stuart Ogg she was walking her dog near the intersection of Division Street and Middle Tennessee Saturday night.

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Bullets Hit Lakeshore Drive Home

Bullets Hit Lakeshore Drive Home

A home in the 1000 block of Lakeshore Drive was hit by bullets. Murfreesboro Police Officer Randall Gaines was called to the home just before 2 o'clock Sunday morning.

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Local Woman Finds Child Porn on Her Facebook Wall

A 57-year old Indian Park Drive woman called Murfreesboro Police after she saw in her Facebook newsfeed where people were sharing a modeling page of juvenile girls.

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MTSU posts slight gain in undergraduate enrollment, early numbers show

MTSU posts slight gain in undergraduate enrollment, early numbers show

Preliminary numbers show Middle Tennessee State University's enrollment is holding about steady for the 2015-16 academic year with gains reported in undergraduate students, new transfers and dual enrollment programs with area high schools.

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Linebaugh Library Improvements

Linebaugh Library Improvements

On your next trip to the Linebaugh Library, you'll notice something new the minute you step out of the elevator and walk through the front door.

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Grange Place Man Arrested on 4th DUI; Bicyclist Hit

Grange Place Man Arrested on 4th DUI; Bicyclist Hit

A 55-year old Grange Place man was arrested by Murfreesboro Police on his fourth DUI after being charged with speeding away from a crash involving a man on a bicycle.

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Manchester Man Charged with Kidnapping, Sexual Battery & More

Manchester Man Charged with Kidnapping, Sexual Battery & More

A 27-year old Manchester man has been arrested on kidnapping and aggravated sexual battery charges, among others, after an incident at the Vista Inn on Westgate Boulevard.

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Gas $1.94 At 'Boro Discounter

Gas $1.94 At 'Boro Discounter

Motorists in the southeastern United States should find the lowest Labor Day gas prices in a decade. And for the first-time since February, gas in the 'Boro has dropped below $2.00 per gallon. On Monday many discounters were offering regular petro for $1.94 per gallon locally.

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UPDATE: Fatal Crash on Fortress-Old Fort Parkway

UPDATE: Fatal Crash on Fortress-Old Fort Parkway

Murfreesboro Police Fatal Accident Crash Team (FACT) responded to a serious one-vehicle crash at 11:09 Saturday morning. This was at the intersection of Fortress Drive and Old Fort Parkway.

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2015 Greenway Art Festival attracts more artist than ever, Sept. 19

2015 Greenway Art Festival attracts more artist than ever, Sept. 19

Talented artists will once again display and sell their creative work along the Greenway trail, Saturday, September 19, 10:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m., at the 13th annual Greenway Art Festival in Murfreesboro's Old Fort Park.

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Solid Waste removing yard waste in Zone 2 beginning Today

Solid Waste removing yard waste in Zone 2 beginning Today

The City Solid Waste Department advises residents in Zone 2 in the eastern portion of Murfreesboro from Hwy 70 to Hwy 268 that Knuckle boom trucks will be working in the area beginning today (Monday).

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Recent Articles

COMMENTARY: Court Coverage

COMMENTARY: Court Coverage

MTSU Professor of Journalism Dr. Larry Burris has often commented here on how laws and legislation are often years behind new technologies. Today is no different.

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UPDATE: Police Locate Missing La Vergne man

UPDATE: Police Locate Missing La Vergne man

La Vergne Police have found a missing elderly man.

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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MTSU Football Prepares for Home Opener

MTSU Football Prepares for Home Opener

It's game week for the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders. They'll host Jackson State on Saturday at 6pm to open the 2015 football season. Coverage of opening week begins tonight (Monday) with Rick Stockstill Live.

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Murfreesboro 2035 Meets This Week

Murfreesboro 2035 Meets This Week

The Murfreesboro 2035 Task Force will gather this Wednesday as work continues on the city's 20-year comprehensive plan. The meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers from 5:30 until 7pm.

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Two Suspects Arrested In Connection With Thursday Robbery

Two Suspects Arrested In Connection With Thursday Robbery

Smyrna Police Sergeant Bobby Gibson told NewsRadio WGNS that two suspects have been arrested in connection with a Thursday robbery outside Home Depot.

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MTSU's Chair of Insurance Kenneth Hollman Retiring

MTSU's Chair of Insurance Kenneth Hollman Retiring

After three plus decades serving as the Tommy T. Martin Chair of Insurance at MTSU, Kenneth Hollman has plenty of fond memories to look back on as he steps into retirement.

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Ram's Road Challenges Through September 5th

Ram's Road Challenges Through September 5th

City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns that crews are picking-up speed in an effort to end projects before fall and winter arrive. Here are parts of town he feels might be prone to traffic challenges now through September 5th.

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UPDATE: Car Vs. House on Wednesday on Veterans Parkway

UPDATE: Car Vs. House on Wednesday on Veterans Parkway

We have more information on the car verses house accident that occurred in Murfreesboro on Wednesday (8/26/15) afternoon at 5:00.

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Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie

Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie

The Blackman Blaze edge McCallie 44-42 in a game that went down to the wire. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett recaps the game.

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