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Rutherford Heart Ball to warm up the week this Saturday

Toast to Heart

It may have been cold outside this week, but Saturday will bring together a crowd with very warm hearts in a major celebration for a ...

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AMAX Talent and Nashville Fashion Week Announce Model Search 2015

Nashville AMAX Talent Model Search

AMAX Talent is searching for aspiring models to debut at Nashville Fashion Week 2015. Eligible male and female applicants ages 13-30 have the opportunity to ...

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Senior Citizens Awareness Network volunteers check on seniors

Senior Citizens Awareness Network volunteers check on seniora

Clarence and ET Guice, who coordinate the Senior Citizens Awareness Network (SCAN) at the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, visited several SCAN members to check on ...

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Reserve deputy promoted to sergeant

Lt. Nathan Pagel get promoted

Lt. Nathan Pagel, right, gives Reserve Deputy John Morgan his sergeant’s badge when Sheriff Robert Arnold promoted Morgan to sergeant. Reserve deputies supplement the patrol ...

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Winnie the Pooh (Kids)- Production Postponed

winnie the poo

Winnie the Pooh (Kids) to has been postponed until February 27, 28, & March 1. Due to continued poor weather conditions Murfreesboro Parks and recreation ...

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Ice Storm Warning from noon today through 9 a.m. Saturday

February 20, 2015 Weather

It’s frigid this morning with wake-up temperatures in the single digits and teens. Most areas stay dry through midday. Snow showers will start up in areas ...

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Winter Storm Warning issued ahead of forecasted snow, ice

Winter storm warning

Another round of snow and ice is headed to Nashville Friday just days after the area was hit hard by a major ice storm that ...

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Crime report – February 19, 2015


Type Description Case # Location Agency Date Map It BURGLARY/BREAKING AND ENTERING 15-0003338 1500 BLK LASCASSAS PIKE Murfreesboro Police 2/17/2015 8:19:00 PM Map It THEFT FROM MOTOR ...

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‘Frost Quakes’ responsible for strange noises around Middle Tennessee

Frost Quakes

A lot of Middle Tennessee residents have called police, news stations and even 911 after hearing what they describe are “loud booms” or “explosions” in ...

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Murfreesboro Electric Department Ice Storm Information

Murfreesboro Electric Department

The Ice Storm that hit our service area on Monday, February 16 th, was the first significant ice event MED has experienced since the Ice ...

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TVA Asks Consumers to Help Conserve Energy During Cold


With the coldest temperatures in more than a year expected to arrive overnight Wednesday, the Tennessee Valley Authority and local power companies are working to ...

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Weekly Crime Map

Feb 9th-15th, 2015

Lt. Larry Pace of the Crime Analysis Unit reported patrol deputies arrested two suspects for auto burglary and theft on West Trimble Road.   Patrol ...

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Older adults with limited mobility may lessen heart problems with activity

LIFE study participant Brian Ainsworth.

American Heart Association Rapid Access Journal Report Study Highlights Every minute of physical activity may lower risk of heart attack or coronary death in older ...

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CityTV Produces Videos of Chapter 2, Growth, of Murfreesboro 2035

Murfreesboro 2035

On January 27, 2015, the City of Murfreesboro unveiled Chapter 2, Growth Capacity, of the Murfreesboro 2035 comprehensive plan. The 129-page draft report by consultant ...

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Weather update from the Sheriff’s Office

Winter weather update

Residents staying at home lessened the amount of weather-related traffic crashes and motorists assists from Tuesday night to Wednesday morning, a sheriff’s supervisor said. “We ...

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Brooklynn Rose Stevenson obituary

Woodfin Funeral Chapel Murfreesboro

Brooklynn Rose Stevenson, infant daughter of Savannah Kay Odom and William “Bill” James Stevenson, passed way Tuesday February 17, 2015. Brooklynn is survived by her ...

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Winter Weather Closings for Thursday, Feb. 19 and Friday, Feb. 20

Closings and delays

Thursday closings Bedford County Schools closed Moore County Schools closed Murfreesboro City Schools closed (ESP open under Inclement Weather Policy) Reeves Rodgers closed Rutherford County ...

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Sign Stakeholders Public Meeting Scheduled for March 3


The City Murfreesboro will conduct a Public Meeting, Tuesday, March 3, to gather input from business owners and interested citizens regarding proposed amendments to the ...

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Crime report – February 18, 2015


Type Description Case # Location Agency Date Map It WEAPON LAW VIOLATIONS 15-0003230 BROAD ST NW/MEDICAL CENTER PKWY Murfreesboro Police 2/15/2015 3:30:00 AM Map It DRIVING UNDER ...

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MTSU to remain closed for inclement weather Wednesday, Feb. 18

School closed due to weather

Middle Tennessee State University will remain closed for a third day Wednesday, Feb. 18, due to continuing inclement weather. This closing includes all day and ...

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MTSU unveils bachelor’s degree in unmanned aircraft operations

MTSU unmanned aircraft operations

Unmanned aircraft systems or UAS are creating thousands of new jobs in many industries and proving to be a major fixture in the future of ...

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Snow exits Middle Tennessee; Extremely cold temperatures loom

Downtown Nashville ice

A heavy ban of snow moved across Middle Tennessee Wednesday morning, dropping up to an inch of snow and worsening already hazardous road conditions. A ...

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28 kids taken to ER with sledding-related injuries since Monday

kids sledding

It doesn’t happen often in Middle Tennessee, but we officially have sledding weather. While Monday’s winter storm crippled the city with snow and ice, it ...

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Child seat check Thursday, Feb. 26

Child car seat inspection

Parents who want to get their child’s car and booster seats checked for safety may do so for free. The event will be from 3 ...

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Sarah Mae Pope obituary

Woodfin Funeral Chapel Murfreesboro

Sarah Mae Pope, age 84 of Murfreesboro died Monday February 16, 2014. She was a native of Midland Indiana and was the daughter of the ...

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