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Rumors of Clowns Visiting Rutherford County Schools Unfounded

Rumors of Clowns Visiting Rutherford County Schools Unfounded

Rumors were reported to the Rutherford County School System about subjects dressed as clowns hurting or visiting local high schools were found to be just that, rumors.

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Memphis man arrested for killing Murfreesboro resident on June 29th

Memphis man arrested for killing Murfreesboro resident on June 29th

A man believed to be responsible for the murder of Murfreesboro resident Jason McGill on June 29, 2016 has been arrested in Memphis, Tennessee.

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Pro-Life vs. Pro-Choice at MTSU's Campus

Warning: this photo may be graphic
Warning: this photo may be graphic

A discussion of abortion through a Genocide Awareness Project has led to students demonstrating against it at Middle Tennessee State University.

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Islam Information Dropping from Social Studies in Schools?

Islam Information Dropping from Social Studies in Schools?

School officials have dropped most of the Tennessee middle school social studies standards involving Islam as part of newly proposed standards.

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Man claiming to be a Clown Threatening Children Arrested

Man claiming to be a Clown Threatening Children Arrested

On Friday night the Coffee County Communications Center notified officers that a call had come in with the caller identifying himself as the clown who has been threatening children.

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$1,398 Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

$1,398 Theft at Victoria's Secret in Murfreesboro

There has been another sizable theft at the Victoria's Secret store in the Avenue shopping center on Medical Center Parkway.

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Have you ever been to the impoverished Delta region of Mississippi

Have you ever been to the impoverished Delta region of Mississippi

WGNS' Scott Walker recently headed to the Delta area of Mississippi. These are some of the people he encountered on his travel:

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Murfreesboro Robbery and Vehicle Theft

Murfreesboro Robbery and Vehicle Theft

In front of Jets Pizza, a man was robbed at knife point and his vehicle stolen. The incident was reported outside the pizza establishment on South Rutherford Boulevard in Murfreesboro.

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Woman said she believes she was scammed by "Peter Love"

Woman said she believes she was scammed by

The local resident told police she met a man online known only as "Peter Love" told her that he needed help with his daughters financially.

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UPDATE: Murfreesboro Man Charged with Second Degree Murder

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Man Charged with Second Degree Murder

Charges have been amended for 39 year old Anousack Imanivong of Murfreesboro. The South Church Street man has been charged with Second Degree Murder...

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Almost 7, 500 More College Credits Awarded to Tennessee High School Students

Almost 7, 500 More College Credits Awarded to Tennessee High School Students

Department of Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced today (Tuesday, 9/27/16) that nearly 7,500 more postsecondary credits were awarded to Tennessee public school students in 2016 when compared to 2014.

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Annual Puppy Plunge a Success

Annual Puppy Plunge a Success

The event is held each year at the SportsCom outdoor pool, which has already closed for the year for humans, but it was open just one more day for dogs to take a dip.

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Tennessee Health Dept. warns of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Tennessee Health Dept. warns of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Healthcare professionals are seeing evidence of a troubling new epidemic: nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, a potentially fatal condition that can follow a lifestyle of too little physical activity and a high-calorie diet...

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Parks Cleaned by local Volunteers for National Land Day

Parks Cleaned by local Volunteers for National Land Day

The Murfreesboro Parks and Rec. Department participated in the National Land Day this past weekend.

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B-52s frontman Fred Schneider talks music, business at MTSU Sept. 29

B-52s frontman Fred Schneider talks music, business at MTSU Sept. 29

MTSU will hear plenty of good stuff from B-52s frontman Fred Schneider when he visits campus Thursday, Sept. 29, for a special lecture sponsored by the university's Department of Recording Industry and the Center for Popular Music.

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Rash of Car Burglaries in Halls Hill Area

Rash of Car Burglaries in Halls Hill Area

Murfreesboro Police report a rash of vehicles being broken into on Destiny Drive, Journey Drive and Passage Drive - that's in the Halls Hill Pike area

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Local Woman Facing Drug Charges after DCS Takes Custody of Children

Local Woman Facing Drug Charges after DCS Takes Custody of Children

A South Church Street woman is in jail on various drug charges after police were called to a problem concerning DCS taking custody of two children.

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Farmer's Market Has More Exciting Classes Planned

Farmer's Market Has More Exciting Classes Planned

Another week of the Rutherford County Farmer's Market brings more classes as well.

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RuCo Prep Basketball Star Commits to Lady Vols

RuCo Prep Basketball Star Commits to Lady Vols

Lady Warrior Anastasia Hayes will play her senior year for the Lady Warriors with her mind made up where she'll hoop in college.

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Domestic Abuse Advocate on Allegations Against Sheriff

Domestic Abuse Advocate on Allegations Against Sheriff

Despite a federal court hearing concerning allegations of domestic abuse against Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold, there was no police report filed by responding deputies.

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Response to Gun at Siegel High Was Quick

Response to Gun at Siegel High Was Quick

It was an alert student who told Rutherford County Sheriff's SRO's at Siegel a student had a gun. Rutherford County Schools Testing and Safe Schools Coordinator Josh Kubly says the fact a student came forward speaks volumes for the SRO program.

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COMMENTARY: Fame

COMMENTARY: Fame

Celebrity news has been dominated of late by the break up of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

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Supply Back, Gas Stable At $2.09 In 'Boro

Supply Back, Gas Stable At $2.09 In 'Boro

Discounters in Murfreesboro opened the week with regular gas stable at $2.09 per gallon.

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Praying for Siegel High School

Praying for Siegel High School

A few concerned citizens and parents of students at Siegel High met to pray over the school.

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