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Arrest made in parking lot note allegedly asking about sex in Smyrna
Last week the Smyrna Police Department requested the public's assistance in finding out who had entered a female's vehicle in the Kroger parking lot on Sam Ridley Parkway and left a disturbing note.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Peach challenging incumbent Rogers for Circuit Court Judge, Division I
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the fourth in a series on the upcoming judge elections on Aug. 7. Incumbent Mark Rogers and challenger Jeff Peach are matched against each other in a race for Circuit Court Judge, Division I, which handles primarily civil matters.
Three students receive TGCSA scholarships
Three Rutherford County students each recently received scholarships from the Tennessee Grocers Education Foundation Scholarship Award Ceremony at the Music City Center in Nashville.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Smyrna man survived coal mines of youth
What if Loretta Lynn had written about a coal miner's son instead of "Coal Miner's Daughter" - a song she penned and performed in 1970 that helped launch her to international stardom as a country music singer? It could have happened if she had known Smyrna resident Aaron Andrew "Andy" White, who before moving to Tennessee, worked in the dangerous ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Jefferson Pike will soon be widened after numerous fatality accidents
Jefferson Pike will soon be widened. However, some say the project is taking place after too many lives have been lost.
A "Big Weekend" Ahead
Live theatre wraps-up with "The King and I" at the Murfreesboro Center for the Arts.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Man accused of breaking into females car and leaving sexually explicit note in Rutherford County
On July 10th, an unidentified man unlawfully entered a woman's vehicle that was parked in the Kroger parking lot on Sam Ridley Pkwy in Smyrna.
Vote Early, Save Time in Line
With early voting only halfway through, Rutherford County's Interim Election Administrator Rhonda McFerrin told WGNS News, "At this time, we've already surpassed the 2012 turnout."
Man wanted after leaving obscene note inside woman's car at Kroger
Smyrna police are searching for a man who climbed into a woman's car parked at a Kroger grocery store and left her an obscene note asking to engage in sexual activity.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Woman jailed after she allegedly stabbed boyfriend in Smyrna
A stabbing was reported in Smyrna on Monday that is still being investigated. According to Smyrna Police Chief Kevin Arnold, Smyrna Police responded to a domestic disturbance at Fairway Meadows Apartments .
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Power Outage Affects Smyrna
Over 17-thousand Smyrna homes and businesses were without power on Monday for a short time.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Hodges challenging incumbent McFarlin for Judge, Part III
EDITOR'S NOTE: The following is the third of an ongoing series focusing on judge elections on Aug. 7. Incumbent Ben Hall McFarlin and challenger Kevin Hodges of Smyrna are squared off in the race for General Sessions Judge, Part I, which will be decided in the Aug. 7 election.
Legendary - hotspot' - " The Anderson Motel
The Anderson Motel was a popular hang out in Murfreesboro in the 1950s and 60's Photo courtesy of Gloria Shacklett-Christy It was the 1950's and 60s - the days of the greasers, sock hops, hula hoops, Luci and Desi, "kookie," televisions topped with rabbit ears, and restaurants lined with multi-colored, neon designs.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Columbia Daily Herald
City mulls new construction fees
Spring Hill officials got their first look at how instituting road impact fees for new construction could help create revenue for needed transportation and infrastructure projects.
Early Voting, Now Through August 2nd
Secretary of State Tre Harget said, "Early voting allows voters to pick a convenient time to cast their ballots.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Representative Mike Sparks to hold Town Hall Meeting Tonight
State Representative Mike Sparks will hold his Annual Town Hall forum to discuss various issues affecting our community and our State tonight.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Daily News Journal
Rep. Sparks invites public to Thursday forum
State Rep. Mike Sparks welcomes the community to a forum at 7 p.m. Thursday at 110 Front St. in Smyrna to discuss issues, ideas and discuss solutions affecting our State, he announced.
Lieutenant Bart Myers
Smyrna Fire Department's Lieutenant Bart Myers. A woman was critically injured in a fire early Wednesday morning at a Smyrna apartment complex.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
2 In Custody In Smyrna Purse Theft
Officials with the Smyrna Police Department said 20-year-old Aaron Moss was arrested Monday in Memphis.
The Daily News Journal
Smyrna police searching for teen runaway
The Smyrna Police Department is asking for the community's help to find a runaway, according to a media release.