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Where & When?

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Q: Where and when was this picture taken here in Murfreesboro? A: This photo is of Central High School which was located on Maple Street. The ... Read More »

Where & When?

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Q: Where and when was this picture taken? A: This is Camille Atherton and Jane Howard and the photo was published originally in the 1925 annual ... Read More »

Where & When?

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Q: Where and when did this building stand here in Murfreesboro?   A: This is the old First Baptist Church. What an amazing structure; or at ... Read More »

Think You Know Murfreesboro?

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Q: The current Rutherford County Courthouse, built in ______, is one of only six antebellum courthouses surviving in Tennessee A: 1859 Our current courthouse is the third ... Read More »

Bradley Academy Museum and Cultural Center

City of Murfreesboro Tennessee

Bradley Academy Museum offers a place to learn about Murfreesboro in the 1800’s, the legacy of African American education in Rutherford County, and the importance ... Read More »

Murfreesboro Nanny Gets Scammed

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Report details incident on 8/6/14 – names have been omitted for the safety of suspects and officers involved. CHARGES FILED: Fraud Theft Over $1000 Victim ... Read More »

Vehicle Fire Leads To Threats On An Officer

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Report details incident on 8/13/14 – names have been omitted for the safety of officers and suspects involved. CHARGES FILED: Disorderly Conduct On 8/13/14 Officer ... Read More »

School safety expert teaches how to prevent school murders

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Rutherford County Sheriff’s School Resource Officers trained with U.S. Army (Retired) Col. Dave Grossman, who has written books about school safety. In his lecture, Col. ... Read More »

Murfreesboro’s Police Chief Awarded Top Law Enforcement Honor

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The Tennessee Association of Chiefs of Police recently held its 2014 Annual Conference in Chattanooga this past Friday evening. This year’s Joe Casey Award went ... Read More »

Semis collide on I-24 closed in Murfreesboro, snarl traffic

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  MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Two semis collided on Interstate 24 in Murfreesboro early Wednesday morning, causing major traffic delays for thousands of commuters. The wreck ... Read More »

Xccelerated Fitness Concepts: 2 Weeks Free

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Our Friend Brian Mabin with Xccelerated Fitness Concepts is offering 10 of his “Six Pack Starter Kits” for HALF the normal price. For more information ... Read More »

Ribbon Cutting for Stonecrest Subdivison

Ribbon Cutting for Stonecrest Subdivison

Congratulations to Stonecrest Subdivision for their ribbon cutting on Tuesday, August 12 at 10:00am.  Stonecrest Subdivision is located at 916 Brigade Loop (From I-24, take Exit ... Read More »

Vicious Attack At Stones River Mall

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Report details incident on 8/11/14 – names have been omitted to to protect the officers and suspects involved.  CHARGES FILED:  Assault Vandalism Under $500 On ... Read More »

New Residents Get Threats…From Their Moving Company?

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Report details incident on 8/11/14 – names have been omitted for the safety of officers and suspects involved.  CHARGES FILED:  Threats/Harassment On 8/11/14 the victim ... Read More »

Pink Chevy Flees From Police…Doesn’t Get Far

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Report details incident on 8/3/14 – names have been omitted for the safety of officers and suspects involved.    CHARGES FILED:  Leaving The Scene Of ... Read More »

‘Adventures in Murphy’s Burrow’ August episode on the air

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – “Adventures in Murphy’s Burrow,” an educational adventure for children and adults to learn about the City of Murfreesboro and its cultural and historical ... Read More »

MFRD Personnel Receive City’s STARS Award

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Four Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department personnel received the City’s STARS (Succeeding Through Attitudes Reflecting Service Excellence) Award at the City Council meeting on Thursday, ... Read More »

City Attorney writes letter on replacing council seat vacancy

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MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The City Attorney has written a letter to the City Council on filling the vacancy of City Council member Toby Gilley following Gilley’s ... Read More »

1 killed in Rutherford County shooting

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RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. - One person was killed in a shooting Monday night in Rutherford County. It happened after 10 p.m. on Amerson Court in ... Read More »

Free medical supplies to local Veterans

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The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1089 for Rutherford County has 6 Power Wheel Chairs FREE to any veteran who needs them. They can also ... Read More »

Ribbon Cutting for Michael Busey – State Farm

Ribbon Cutting for Michael Busey

Congratulations to Michael Busey, State Farm Representative, for his ribbon cutting on Friday, August 8th at 11:00am.  Michael Busey’s office is located at 2042 Lascassas Pike, ... Read More »

Job Fair for Three Employers Looking to Fill Hundreds of Positions

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Looking for work? We know who’s hiring. The Goodwill Career Solutions center on Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro will host a job fair from 9 a.m. ... Read More »

MFRD Responds to House Fire at 1014 Gunnerson Avenue

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Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department’s Districts 3 and 8, Engine 1, and Rescue 2 responded to a house fire at 1014 Gunnerson Avenue around 7:00 ... Read More »

Single-Family Permits rise slightly in July after code-induced dip

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Murfreesboro single-family permits rose slightly in July, following a two-month dip in May and June. City officials believe a new building code enacted May 1, ... Read More »

Where & When ?

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Q: When and where was this Murfreesboro building located…and does it still stand today?     A: The old Norris Hosiery Mill is no more. It ... Read More »