Top News Stories of 2020


As 2020 has come to a close, we take a look back at the most-read stories of the year. These are the 10 most-read news stories on Rutherford Source over 2020.

State Begins Processing Additional $300 Unemployment Benefit

moneyPublished August 28, 2020

The state of Tennessee began processing the $300 Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) unemployment benefit on August 26. Read More.

Rutherford County Coronavirus Case Count

coronavirusA look at the current count of COVID-19 cases in Rutherford County. Read More.

The Home Depot Announces Business Updates in Response to COVID-19

home depotPublished April 2, 2020

The Home Depot®, the world’s largest home improvement retailer, provided an update on several temporary changes to its business in response to COVID-19. Read More.

5 Trending Men’s Haircuts

longcut haircutFive trending men’s haircuts that can help you re-do your do! Read More.

Non-filers: Expect a Letter About Your Stimulus Check

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Published November 2, 2020

If you don’t usually file a tax return, or didn’t file a return for 2018 or 2019, you might not know you could qualify for an economic impact payment. Read More.

Woman’s Body Found Outside Murfreesboro Apartment Complex

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Published May 12, 2020

The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) worked a death investigation at the Chariot Pointe Apartments after a woman was found dead on May 12. Read More.

Macaroni Grill in Murfreesboro Abruptly Closes

Macaroni Grill
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Published May 23, 2020

When The Avenue – Murfreesboro opened in October 17, 2007, Romano’s Macaroni Grill was one of the first restaurants to open with it. Read More.

Total Coronavirus Case Count in Tennessee

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The Tennessee Department of Health updates its information on the number of COVID-19 cases in Tennessee daily. Read More.

Nashville Does Not Advance in Reopening Plan Due to Uptick in COVID-19 Cases

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Published June 4, 2020

Nashville Mayor John cooper announced Nashville will remain in Phase 2 of the “Roadmap to Reopening Nashville.” for at least a few days more. Read More.

First Confirmed COVID-19 Case in Rutherford County

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Published March 13, 2020

On March 13, the Tennessee Department of Health (TNDH) received one positive test result for a case of COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Rutherford County. Read More.

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