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Rutherford County, TN
Monday, August 21, 2017
On Wednesday News Channel 4, WSMV Nashville, cut ties with a number of employees. On that list of notable names, one Steven Good, the man who has donned the Snowbird costume and moniker for 24 years. The Channel 4...
A convicted felon who fired a handgun at two Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies is now serving a 20-year prison sentence. Mason Deforrest, 25, of Richland Road near Murfreesboro was charged with attempted murder of Lt. Kenneth Barrett and Cpl. Nick...
Does this man look familiar? He may be a suspect in several garage burglaries near the Midland community and state Route 99 (New Salem Highway). Someone broke into a garage, stealing lawn equipment and a pressure washer. If you have any information...
Our School Board voted tonight to close schools on Monday for the eclipse event because of concerns about safety. There is a growing concern that students of all ages may not follow safety instructions and our teachers will not...
The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) Board of Control approved the addition of a Unified Track & Field event at their recent meeting on Monday, August 14. This competition, which will initially begin as an Invitational Championship, is...
Just to make all citizens aware. MPD does not endorse any private company for their services. We have had a couple concerned citizens call recently about child identification kits. The representative has insisted on coming to the family's home...
Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh promoted Detention Sgt. Phillip Davis to lieutenant on evening shift detention and Booking Cpl. Curtis Little to sergeant on evening shift detention. Davis joined the Sheriff’s Office in July 2011. He served as corporal in detention and booking...
The City of Murfreesboro, along with State and County officials, will announce local results of the national Arts & Economic Prosperity 5 (AEP5) economic impact study in Murfreesboro and Rutherford County.  The Tennessee Arts Commission commissioned the statewide study...
The homeless population has soared across U.S. cities, including Murfreesboro, since the financial crisis and Great Recession of 2008. The City of Murfreesboro and the Homeless Alliance are considering a nationally-tested approach to reducing homelessness by inviting community-wide participation...
On August 21, at 1:28 pm, residents in middle Tennessee will be able to see a total solar eclipse (the sun completely blocked by the moon), the first such event that touches the U.S. in a quarter of a...