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Murfreesboro Man Killed Saturday Morning Crossing I-24
(MURFREESBORO) Early Saturday (12/15/2018) morning, a pedestrian was attempting to cross I-24 in the vicinity of Old Fort Parkway (mile marker 78), when he was hit and killed by a vehicle.
Take a look at the new design for Murfreesboro's Airport
In February, City Councilman Eddie Smotherman said in a meeting that he wanted to be able to fly bigwigs from corporations directly into Murfreesboro's Airport instead of Nashville because La Vergne and Smyrna are ugly.
Santa Is Coming To Town and Brings The New Year!
In observance of the Christmas holidays, most City of Murfreesboro offices will be closed Monday, December 24, and Tuesday, December 25, 2018. The Main Parks & Recreation Office, Cannonsburgh Village, and Bradley Academy will also be closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.
Veteran shot 13 times in Iraq graduates from MTSU
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- After nearly losing his life while deployed overseas, an army veteran was able to walk the stage and graduate college from MTSU. Jay Strobino says though it took a while to graduate, the journey has been very fast-paced.
Fuzzy's Taco Shop: Murfreesboro Gateway franchise to close this weekend, owners report
Fuzzy's Taco Shop in Murfreesboro will serve up its last tacos Sunday, the franchise announced on Facebook. The Gateway street food joint opened its doors in June 2017. "It’s been a great run, folks, but the team at Fuzzy’s Taco Shop has decided it’s time to close our restaurant. After thousands of
Buff’s Subs Burgers & Wings Celebrates Grand Opening
Buff’s Subs Burgers & Wings, at 451 N. Thompson Lane, Suite A, Murfreesboro, celebrated their grand opening and ribbon cutting Friday, December 14. Tennessee Barbecue Burger, Avocado Burger, Mushroom Swiss Burger, Philly Steak Sub, Chicken Finger Sub and much more. You can also build your own sub or
Murfreesboro fourth best place in the nation for jobs
A lot of Rutherford County people drive to Nashville every day for work, which is leaving the door wide open for opportunities in Murfreesboro. Officials are coming up with new ways to keep up with the growing needs of the community and to keep people in the city.
Murfreesboro police looking for suspects after hit-and-run
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) - Murfreesboro police are looking for suspects after a hit-and-run. Police said the accident happened on Elam Road and Joe B. Jackson Parkway in Murfreesboro.
Jury finds Chriteris Allen guilty in rape of 85-year-old Murfreesboro woman
Editor's note: The USA TODAY NETWORK-Tennessee does not name victims of sexual violence unless they publicly identify themselves. A Rutherford County jury found Chriteris Allen, 19, guilty of raping an 85-year-old Murfreesboro woman at gunpoint after a two-day trial concluded Tuesday evening.
Man charged with first-degree murder in burning death of black man to appear in court Monday
John Daniel Carothers, the man charged in the burning death of a black man, was scheduled to appear in Rutherford County Circuit Court on Monday for an arraignment. Carothers, 52, was scheduled to appear in Judge David Bragg's courtroom at 9 a.m. on Monday for his arraignment, according to court rec
Earthquake that shook Mascot on Saturday night upgraded to 3.0 magnitude
Geologists have upgraded the earthquake that shook part of East Tennessee on Saturday night from 2.7 to 3.0 magnitude. The tremor occurred at 11:12 p.m. near Mascot, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Mascot is a community in northeast Knox County that is close to the Strawberry Plains area.
Don & Melanie Alexander Help SPECIAL KIDS!
The Heart of Tennessee evidently gets in your system and stays. This is evidenced in a Murfreesboro couple who ran a successful family business here for many years, retired and still love this community. Don and Melanie Alexander are helping SPECIAL KIDS with its 2018 Hope Drive goal of $200,000.
Rutherford County Property Assessor Honored
(MURFREESBORO) The Rutherford County Assessor of Property Rob Mitchell and staff were awarded the 2018 Excellence in Operations award from the Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers.
MIDDLE TENNESSEE AREA RECEIVES SEVERAL BOMB THREATS THURSDAY
Authorities confirm that several bomb threats were investigated in the Middle Tennessee area on Thursday. Several such threats were also made across the country. Threats were made in Nashville, Franklin, Gallatin, Clarksville, Murfreesboro, Lebanan and Hendersonville. Most of the threats were made v
Murfreesboro Airport unveils design for new terminal
The Murfreesboro City Council reviewed design plans for a new Municipal Airport during a workshop meeting Wednesday. The new $4.5 million Airport Terminal will replace the old terminal originally built in 1952 with renovations in 1986.
Weekend fun in Murfreesboro, Smyrna: Enjoy live music, eat s'mores with Santa
Take a dive into the Patterson Park Community Center's pool, 521 Mercury Blvd. in Murfreesboro, for Santa Splash and Dash. Set for 6-9 p.m. Dec. 14, the event is open to ages 7 to 13. Cost is $5 in advance or $7 at the door. Email email@example.com or call 615-893-7439 for more details.
Rutherford County Sheriff's Office launches school bus safety campaign
The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office has launched an awareness campaign in response to the growing number of bus stop incidents in Middle Tennessee and nationwide. It's the biggest concern for school bus drivers in Rutherford County - drivers running stop signs.
Grinch steals two pallets of Amazon packages from Lascassas Post Office
RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - Investigators with the U.S. Postal Inspector's Office need your help trying to catch a thief who they said stole two pallets of Amazon packages from the Lascassas Post Office at 682 East Jefferson Pike.
Murfreesboro student says she was expelled for wearing hijab to class
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WZTV) — A Murfreesboro college student says she was expelled for wearing her hijab to class at Georgia Career Institute. FOX 17 News was told the student's hijab was a violation of the school's dress code.
Murfreesboro woman wants 18-wheeler driver to be held responsible for totaled car
A woman comes within feet of death after massive pieces of steel from an 18-wheeler landed on her car. It happened on I-40 near the Demonbreun Street exit two weeks ago. Donna Carter was on her way to a doctor's appointment in Nashville.