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Body found in Percy Priest Lake
SMYRNA, Tenn. -- Authorities say a body has been found in Percy Priest Lake in Middle Tennessee.
Fri May 24, 2013
Smyrna wins AAA softball title
Smyrna will no longer be considered a doormat for Rutherford County softball. Today, the Lady Bulldogs are the queens of the softball field.
Podcast: Blue Cross Spring Fling: State Championship Softball Game
The 2012-2013 WGNS Prep Sports season comes to a close, as Smyrna goes undefeated in May to clinch the Class AAA State Championship in softball, beating Dickson County by a score of 6 to 3. Bryan Barrett and Jon Dinkins have the play-by-play... Wed.
Thu May 23, 2013
Amber Alert alarms smartphone users
A police alert about a missing Murfreesboro boy -- sent to smartphones at 2:15 a.m. -- blasted Middle Tennesseans out of bed early Monday, sending some to social media to question how they got the alert and what good they could have done from bed.
Taira Irene Baughman
Taira Irene Baughman, age 40, of Hermitage, passed away Tuesday, May 21, 2013 after a courageous battle with cancer.
Wed May 22, 2013
Rutherford County is Prepared for Babies
TriStar StoneCrest Medical Center is proud to announce the opening of its new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit today.
Tue May 21, 2013
Dorothy Clair Shelton Rooker
Dorothy Clair Shelton Rooker, age 77 of Smyrna died Saturday May 18, 2013, at her home surrounded by her family.
Smyrna Area Incident Ends with TBI Child Endangerment ALERT
An 8-year old child allegedly taken by his father in Smyrna has been safely located in the Rutherford County area.
Smyrna Softball in Spring Fling for First Time
Bryan Barrett had the call as Smyrna defeated Soddy Daisy 4-1 last night to advance to the Blue Cross Spring Fling.
Mon May 20, 2013
Man injured in shooting at Smyrna park
Smyrna detectives are continuing their investigation into what sparked a shooting that left a 21-year-old man injured Sunday night at Hilltop-Rosenwald Park in Smyrna.
How Are Electric-Car Batteries Made? Photos From Nissan's New Plant
John is Senior Editor for High Gear Media. In addition to news coverage and new car reviews, John creates and oversees all editorial for High Gear's... More Making a battery for an electric car is more like assembling microelectronics than the kind of auto-plant scenes we think of, involving huge steel stamping presses and battalions of automated ... (more)
U.S. tweaks boost Leaf's mpg score
U.S. production of Nissan's Leaf electric vehicle has resulted in improved EPA fuel economy numbers for the car.
Sun May 19, 2013
Couple Arrested on Meth and Child Neglect Charges Sunday
A Smyrna man and woman have been arrested on numerous drug manufacturing related charges.
Middle TN briefs: Smyrna council endorses 46 percent property tax hike
"We faced difficult decisions reducing head count," said Smyrna Mayor Tony Dover, noting that that town cut 34 positions and used up more of its reserves for this fiscal year that ends June 30.
Thu May 16, 2013
No need for the leaf blower just yet, but Leaf sales are growing stateside
When it comes to electric vehicles, it's all a numbers game. How much range does it have, how many hours does it take to charge, and "it costs how much again?!" Nevertheless, while those numbers are important, Nissan is proudly screaming from the rafters some numbers of its own.
Rutherford Issues Live in Smyrna with Rolling Thunder
Wed. 11:30AM 36th ANNUAL BILL CAREY GOLF SCRAMBLE at Indian Hills Golf Club . It begins with lunch in the clubhouse.
Busy Trip For V8 Supercar Stars
The 28 drivers in the Australian V8 Supercar championship are certainly keeping busy in the lead-up to this weekend's Austin 400 at Circuit of The Americas.
Tue May 14, 2013
A New NICU Unit for Smyrna Area Announced
The Center for Disease Control reports that one out of every nine babies are born premature in the United States.
Sun May 12, 2013
Suspect of Rape of a Child Under the Age of 13 Case to Appear in Court Friday
A man indicted this past March on four counts of "rape of a child" will file a plea before the courts on Friday in Rutherford County.