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September Brings MATTHEW WEST To Murfreesboro!

September Brings MATTHEW WEST To Murfreesboro!

Local nonprofit Special Kids Therapy & Nursing Center will present an acoustic concert with acclaimed Christian music artist, Matthew West, on Thursday, September 22, at New Vision Baptist Church in Murfreesboro.

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All Bids Done for Judicial Building

All Bids Done for Judicial Building

We've got an update on the progress of the currently under construction Rutherford County Judicial Building.

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Community Welcomes Joe & Melissa Irvin

Community Welcomes Joe & Melissa Irvin

The Salvation Army opened its doors to welcome new officers to the local community. Captains Joe and Melissa Irvin began their service to the Rutherford County community just this week.

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UPDATE: Woman Accused of Hitting Nolensville Officer Found in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: Woman Accused of Hitting Nolensville Officer Found in Murfreesboro

We've learned more about the arrest in Murfreesboro of a woman accused of hitting a Nolensville Police officer.

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Expect High Electric Bills

Expect High Electric Bills

July will bring more hot weather to Rutherford County. And with that, you can expect higher electric bills.

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Veteran MTSU professor earns national chemistry distinction

Veteran MTSU professor earns national chemistry distinction

It only took a moment for Judith Iriarte-Gross to open the envelope that arrived in the mail at her Murfreesboro home. For the MTSU faculty member, the contents divulged wonderful news that took years and decades of striving to achieve success in the chemical world and chemistry classroom for the dividend to be realized.

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La Vergne Gears Up for Independence Day

La Vergne Gears Up for Independence Day

Mayor Dennis Waldron encourages La Vergne residents to enjoy Independence Day and asks everyone to celebrate responsibly. "We are proud to be Americans every day, not just on the 4th of July.

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MFRD Announces Upcoming Opening of Veterans Parkway Station

MFRD Announces Upcoming Opening of Veterans Parkway Station

The City of Murfreesboro and Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department are proud to announce the long-awaited opening of Fire Station 10 located at 2563 Veterans Parkway.

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Sides Named Smyrna West Principal

Sides Named Smyrna West Principal

Judy Sides will be the next principal of Smyrna West Alternative School. Director of Schools Don Odom made the announcement Thursday, with the recent retirement of Kay Davenport.

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Shavon Davis-Louis Named Cason Lane Principal

Shavon Davis-Louis Named Cason Lane Principal

Murfreesboro City Schools announces the appointment of Shavon Davis-Louis as the principal for Cason Lane Academy.

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July a Big Month for Thefts in Tennessee

July a Big Month for Thefts in Tennessee

Independence Day is upon us. As you celebrate the nation's birthday, be aware that July is the third busiest month for theft claims. According to State Farm®, Tennessee ranked 10th in 2015 with nearly 2,800 claims.

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Man Found Dead Inside Car in Nashville from Murfreesboro

Man Found Dead Inside Car in Nashville from Murfreesboro

Metro Nashville Police are investigating the death of a man, found inside a parked car. They have identified the victim as Jason McGill of Murfreesboro.

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Fifth Third Bank Robbed; Suspect Caught

Fifth Third Bank Robbed; Suspect Caught

Murfreesboro Police have nabbed the man accused of robbing the Fifth Third Bank on South Church Street. It happened Thursday morning around 11 o'clock at the bank, located near the Kroger store.

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StoneCrest Medical Center Promotes Fireworks Safety

StoneCrest Medical Center Promotes Fireworks Safety

About 7,000 people in the United States will go to the ER with fireworks-related injuries during the Fourth of July holiday. This Independence Day, TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center in Smyrna encourages you to prevent fireworks accidents by practicing common sense and following basic safety rules.

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Murfreesboro Soccer Club Director of Business Named

Murfreesboro Soccer Club Director of Business Named

Murfreesboro resident Al Overton has been named Director of Business for Murfreesboro Soccer Club (MSC). The position is MSC's first full time paid administrative position and is part of the long-term strategic business plan developed nearly four years ago.

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Discovery Center Receives Nissan Foundation Grant

Discovery Center Receives Nissan Foundation Grant

The Discovery Center at Murfree Spring is among the recipients of 700-thousand dollars in grants to non-profits from Nissan Foundation.

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What is our next ONE BOOK?

What is our next ONE BOOK?

Read To Succeed continues its efforts to battle illiteracy. Making reading an enjoyable habit for all ages is a powerful tool to get residents to read books that can be discussed by the diverse population that makes-up Tennessee's fastest growing county.

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Rutherford County INDEPENDENCE DAY Celebrations

Rutherford County INDEPENDENCE DAY Celebrations

The words to Lee Greenwood's patriotic classic keep going through my head, "And I'm proud to be an American . . .". Here in Rutherford County there are numerous Independence Day celebrations and all are unique and special.

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More State Funding Helped Keep County Property Taxes Lower

More State Funding Helped Keep County Property Taxes Lower

As we previously reported, Rutherford County's property tax rate remained at $2.68 per one-hundred dollars of assessed value. County Mayor Ernest Burgess explains a major component of balancing this year's budget.

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Murfreesboro's Celebration Under the Stars...and fireworks!

Murfreesboro's Celebration Under the Stars...and fireworks!

The City of Murfreesboro's "Celebration Under the Stars" will be held at McKnight Park on Monday, July 4. The day's activities begin at the outdoor pool at Sports*Com at 10a.m. with a pool party and wrap up with fireworks!

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Rick Insell Shares Memories of Pat Summitt

Rick Insell Shares Memories of Pat Summitt

As people all across the world react to the passing of former University of Tennessee women's basketball coach Pat Summitt, perhaps no one else in Murfreesboro knew her as well as Rick Insell.

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Four New RuCo Schools Principals Named

Four New RuCo Schools Principals Named

Rutherford County Director of Schools Don Odom has named four new principals for the 2016-2017 school year.

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Murfreesboro Half Marathon Fees Increase Friday

Murfreesboro Half Marathon Fees Increase Friday

Registration for the Murfreesboro Half Marathon continues and you have until Friday (July 1st) to save on your entry fee.

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High Schoolers Gain Research Insight through Project SEED

High Schoolers Gain Research Insight through Project SEED

Instead of summer vacation at the beach, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park or another popular destination, local high school students Helene Hamo and Edgar Lozano are conducting chemical research in an MTSU Science Building lab for two months.

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World's Largest Square Dance in Murfreesboro?

World's Largest Square Dance in Murfreesboro?

New for Uncle Dave Macon Days 2016 is an event that will certainly thrill young and old alike--the attempt to break the Guinness record for the World's Largest Square Dance.

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