• Lillian Melton Powell obituary
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    Lillian Melton Powell, age 93 died June 30, 2014. She was a native of Rutherford County and was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard Sewell, and second husband George Powell, parents, Arthur and Sallie Lillian Robinson Melton, grandson, Terry Sewell Jarrell, brothers, Ruel, Foster, B, Paul and Carl Melton, sisters, Jennie Mae Ferrell, […]

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  • Calla Lily Day Spa ribbon cutting
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    Congratulations to Calla Lily Day Spa for their ribbon cutting on Friday, June 27 at 11:00am.  Calla Lily Day Spa is located at 2705 Old Fort Parkway, Suite I (just down from Kroger and Kohl’s on the left in the shopping center) in Murfreesboro and can be reached at 615-900-3156.

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  • John Clyde Robinson obituary
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    John Clyde Robinson, age 69, of Murfreesboro TN, went to be with his Heavenly Father on June 27, 2014. He was born December 25, 1944 in Murfreesboro TN. He was preceded in death by his father, James Clyde Robinson, his mother, Mildred Robinson, and his sister, Freda Joy Miranda. He is survived by his wife […]

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  • Heat Exhaustion or Heat Stroke: What’s the Difference?
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      Summer is always full of fun in the sun, but not taking the proper precautions to the heat can be dangerous.  In this video, Dr. Brady Allen with Physician’s Urgent Care in Brentwood and Franklin talks about the differences between heat exhaustion and heat stroke.  Allen also talks about how certain medications and protein diets can […]

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  • Dad, daughter duet of ‘Let it Go’ goes viral
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    A duet by a little girl and her dad singing “Let it Go” from the hit Disney movie “Frozen” has gone viral. Blakely, 3, and her dad, Billy, put their own spin on the popular song in their video posted on YouTube. Billy gives special commentary, hand gestures and encouragement to his daughter throughout the performance, […]

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  • City Construction Projects for June 29 through July 5
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    Joe B Jackson Pkwy Construction Project (I-24 and S Church Street) Expected Lane Closures:  Monday through Friday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm:  Utility and curb & gutter construction work continues on Joe B Jackson Pkwy between S Church St and Stevens Bend Subdivision.  There will be incidental lane closures traffic interruptions for stone and concrete deliveries […]

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  • John Clyde Robinson obituary
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    John Clyde Robinson, age 69, of Murfreesboro TN, went to be with his Heavenly Father on June 27, 2014. He was born December 25, 1944 in Murfreesboro TN. He was preceded in death by his father, James Clyde Robinson, his mother, Mildred Robinson, and his sister, Freda Joy Miranda. He is survived by his wife […]

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  • Two Job Fairs in Two Days
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    Looking for work? We know who’s hiring. The Goodwill Career Solutions center on Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro will host two job fairs in two days. The first job fair will take place from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. on July 8 for Industrial Labor Management Group. The company is looking to fill 40 industrial manufacturing […]

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  • American Heart Association funding new research network aimed at preventing heart disease, stroke
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    Vanderbilt one of four major institutions in network Four major institutions are banding together in a new research network aimed at preventing heart disease and stroke, the two leading causes of death in the world. The Strategically Focused Prevention Research Network Centers — funded by a $15 million grant from the American Heart Association — […]

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  • City Construction Projects for June 29 through July 5
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    Joe B Jackson Pkwy Construction Project (I-24 and S Church Street) Expected Lane Closures: Monday through Friday: 8:30 am to 4:00 pm: Utility and curb & gutter construction work continues on Joe B Jackson Pkwy between S Church St and Stevens Bend Subdivision. There will be incidental lane closures traffic interruptions for stone and concrete […]

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  • Carl Sanford Frost obituary
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    Carl Sanford Frost, age 89, of Rockvale, TN died Friday, June 27, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roscoe and Nan Holton Frost; his brothers, Ernest Ray and William Alvin Frost; his sister, Jean Marie Toombs; and his children, Carl Michael Frost and Tina Carlene Frost. Funeral service will be 11:00am Tuesday […]

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  • David “Joey” Copeland obituary
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    David “Joey” Copeland, age 53, of Anitoch passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014. He was a native of Davidson County. He was preceded in death by his sister, Terri Ann Copeland. Funeral service will be 6:00pm Monday at Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna. Bro. Danny Everette will officiate. He is survived by his fiancé, Gwen Waddell, […]

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  • Mary Anne Scott obituary
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    Mary Anne Scott, age 80 of Murfreesboro, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, June 26, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond E. Scott. Memorial service will be 7:00pm Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. Pastor Mike Creasy will officiate. She is survived by her children, […]

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  • Kimberly C. Morris obituary
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    Kimberly C. Morris, age 50 of Smyrna, TN, passed away Thursday June 26, 2014. Born in Nashville, TN, she was the daughter of Billie Carter and the late Charles Laseter, Sr. Kim is survived by her husband, Matthew “Matt” Lynn Morris; son, Nicholas Carter Morris and his wife Shelbie Rae of Murfreesboro, TN; daughter, Holly […]

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  • Early Morning Fire At Pad Thai Cafe
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        Murfreesboro, TN–Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue Department’s Districts 1 and 2 and Rescue 9 responded to a fire at the Pad Thai restaurant located at 2568 South Church Street (Suite E) around 3:45 Saturday morning.Upon arrival, crews discovered heavy smoke. They made entry into the building and located the fire at the front of […]

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  • Dr. Jean Anne Rogers Substation Dedication
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    On Friday, June 27, 2014, the Board of Murfreesboro Electric Department honored Dr. Jean Anne Rogers, Power Board Chair, by naming the new Southeast Murfreesboro Substation the Dr. Jean Anne Rogers Substation. The board chose to name this facility after Dr. Rogers because of her vision and leadership during the past 14 years. Dr. Rogers […]

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  • Double Hip Replacement Didn’t Stop Paul
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    Paul Caruthers gets a kick out of life. The easygoing, good-humored Tennessee native packs in as much hard work and fun as he can into his daily life, which includes working a fulltime job, being a husband and father, freelancing as a disc jokey and practicing his 20-plus year passion – a variety of martial […]

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  • The Thirsty Turtle ribbon cutting
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    Congratulations to The Thirsty Turtle for their ribbon cutting on Thursday, June 26 at 11:00am.  The Thirsty Turtle is located at 2804 S. Rutherford Blvd. (in the Wal-Mart shopping center) in Murfreesboro and can be located at 615-396-8800.

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  • It’s team signup time for the 2014 Rutherford Heart Walk
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    It’s Heart Walk time! In just over two months, the 2014 Rutherford Heart Walk will kick off bright and early at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital on Saturday, September 13, 2014. The Heart Walk website is now open for team registration. Teams are encouraged to sign up and set their fundraising goals at www.rutherfordheartwalk.org. Individuals can […]

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