• MFRD Launches Upgrade in Medical Response Services
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    Murfreesboro, TN—Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department announced the launch of upgraded medical response services Monday morning at MFRD Headquarters in the presence of Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services, city leaders, and fire department personnel.   The launch marked the beginning of MFRD’s move to provide basic life support (BLS) services to the citizens and visitors of Murfreesboro. […]

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  • Family donates tree in memory of 13-month-old son
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    Parents of a 13-month-old son who died unexpectedly are memorializing him by donating and planting trees, including one at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. Woods Davenport, son of Chris and Bethan Davenport of Rutherford County, died May 5 at St. Thomas Rutherford. Sheriff’s Detective DJ Jackson, one of the investigating detectives, said he is awaiting […]

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  • MFRD Launches Upgrade in Medical Response Services
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    Murfreesboro, TN—Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department announced the launch of upgraded medical response services Monday morning at MFRD Headquarters in the presence of Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services, city leaders, and fire department personnel. The launch marked the beginning of MFRD’s move to provide basic life support (BLS) services to the citizens and visitors of […]

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  • Missing Person 14-14410
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    The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating a missing person case involving a possible runaway juvenile. Josh Elmore recently moved to Murfreesboro with his family and had his phone and other privileges taken away for disciplinary purposes. As a result, he threatened to kill himself or run away. Josh left home the morning of July 24, […]

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  • Teacher Arrested Again For Public Intoxication
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    Report details incident on 7/25/14 On 7/25/14 ay 1620 hours an officer responded to 150 W. Thompson Lane (Paddock Club Apartments) in reference to an intoxicated female at the pool area. Upon arrival the officer made contact with the complainant and the subject. I suspect was identified as April Littlepage. Ms. Littlepage was observed to […]

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  • How To Help Kids With Back-To-School Jitters
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    Some children feel anxious about going back to school, but parents can help ease their fears, experts say. “Children going into first, sixth or ninth grades often have the most anxiety leading into the new school year because they likely are entering a new school,” Larry Tyson, an associate professor in the department of human […]

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  • Missing Woman Found Says Sheriff’s Office
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    The Coffee County Sheriff’s Department says a missing mother from Manchester has been found in Colorado. Brooke Roberts, 30, went missing Monday, July 21. She was last seen at the Harper’s Point Apartments in Murfreesboro where she worked as a leasing agent. Her car and cell phone were found in the parking lot of a […]

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  • City Set to begin renovations on renamed West View Mini-Park
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    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The City of Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department will begin renovations on West View Mini-Park located at 111 February Street in Murfreesboro. The City Council voted Thursday night to rename West View Mini-Park to Gladys Blanton Park. Gladys Blanton served as a school crossing guard known as the Mother Patrol for 45 years before retiring […]

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  • 2 motorcyclists injured in Rutherford County crash
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    RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. - Two motorcyclists were injured in a crash in Rutherford County Saturday afternoon. The accident occurred at 1:27 p.m. on US Highway 231 near Midland Fosterville Road. According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol, 43-year-old Kenny Taylor and 48-year-old Kerry Whittaker were riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles when they passed a Lincoln Town car in […]

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  • Ribbon Cutting for Stones River Dental
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    Congratulations to Stones River Dental for their ribbon cutting on Friday, July 25 at 11:00am.  Stones River Dental is located at 1630 NW Broad Street, Suite 101 (just beside Georgetown Kroger Shopping Center in the two story white colonial building) in Murfreesboro and can be reached at 615-896-0608.

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  • MFRD to Upgrade Medical Response Services
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    Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department announces the launch of upgraded medical response services beginning Monday, July 28. A brief kick-off will take place at MFRD Headquarters (202 E. Vine Street) at 8:30 am. City and County leaders have supported this endeavor to upgrade from First Responder level to Basic Life Support response and MFRD will […]

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  • Sheriff Appointed To Senate Committee
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    Sheriff Robert Arnold has been appointed to a Tennessee Senate committee to study criminal justice reform in the state.   The Senate Judiciary Committee’s ad hoc committee will examine potential areas for reform of the criminal code to sentencing and correctional issues. Members will hear testimony and share their expertise on proposed reforms.   “I […]

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  • Sex Crime Fugitive Apprehended
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    A fugitive wanted for four years on multiple charges of child rape was apprehended and returned Friday to Rutherford County Adult Detention Center Thursday by sheriff’s deputies, said Sheriff Robert Arnold.   Fugitive Stephen Beck, 43, of Lebanon, was charged with three counts of raping a child Sept. 10, 2010. He was released on $1 million bond the same […]

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  • What To Do If Bitten By A Brown Recluse
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    WKRN News 2 Just by looking at a brown recluse, you’d think its bite would hurt, but they don’t. Vanderbilt toxicologists have treated more of these bites this summer and News 2 found what you need to know. Dr. Julia Gomez with Sterling Primary Care said the bites can be rather dangerous, but there’s a […]

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  • Father, Three Children Displaced By Fire
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    Update: Fire Marshals were back on scene this morning. According to Assistant Fire Marshal Tracy Summar, the fire originated in the area of the master bathroom and appears to be accidental. Original article: A Murfreesboro father and his three children are without a home after an overnight fire. The fire started around 11:30 Thursday night […]

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  • Local Daycare Will Fight License Revocation
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    From WKRN News 2 Nashville WKRN News 2   MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -A long-time Murfreesboro daycare hopes to get its license back after it was revoked Wednesday by the Tennessee Department of Human Services (DHS).Berdette Roper told News 2 her family has run the non-profit Bradley Nursery School for 27 years, but now says she is […]

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  • Ribbon Cutting for Chick-Fil-A
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    Congratulations to Chick-Fil-A for their ribbon cutting on Thursday, July 24 at 9:30am.  Chick-Fil-A is located at 2005 Old Fort Parkway (parking will be available in the Toys R Us parking lot – there is a set of stairs to Chick-fil-A) in Murfreesboro and can be reached at 615-217-1351.

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  • The Hungry Shoplifter?
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    Report details incident 7/23/2014 – names have been omitted to protect the officers and subjects involved CHARGES FILED  Shoplifting Theft Under $500 On 23 July 2014 , Officer A responded to Farmers Family Restaurant to assist Walmart Loss Prevention with a shoplifter who ran from their store. Upon arrival, Officer A located the male in […]

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  • Drive-Thru Prescription Fraud
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    Report details incident on 7/21/2014 – names have been omitted to protect the officers and subjects involved. CHARGES FILED:  Prescription Fraud/Forgery On 7/21/14 at approximately 12:45 hours Officer A responded to Kroger located at 1622 Middle Tennessee Blvd in reference to prescription fraud. When the officer arrived on he spoke to a detective on scene […]

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  • Missing In Murfreesboro?
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    The Murfreesboro Police Department is assisting the Coffee County Sheriff’s Office in a missing person’s investigation. Through that investigation a companion missing person case was initiated, as investigators believe the two individuals are likely together (REPORT BELOW) Thus far, investigators have found no evidence that a crime has been committed. Anyone with information regarding either case […]

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