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  1. No room in the pools for middle schools?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Murfreesboro Post

    New administrators, from left, are Stephanie Finley, grades preK-8 science specialist; Dr. Andrea Anthony, assistant superintendent for human resources and student services; Dr. Kay Martin, high school instructional coordinator; and Trey Duke, Title I and Tackett and school board members discussed the situation at Monday night's board work session - and four parents plus one Oakland High School swimmer showed up Tuesday for the regular meeting to add their point of view. The time may come - not this year, but maybe as soon as next year - when the school system simply may not have any practice or swim meet times for the middle schools in district pools, according to Tackett.

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  2. La Vergne celebrates 45 years incorporatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 5 | Murfreesboro Post

    From left to right are Elaine Winters on fiddle, Thomas Maupin dancing and Daniel Rockwell, of Home Sweet Home, performing at La Vergne's 45th Anniversary Celebration. DAN EPRIGHT Civil War-era leveling as reprisal for guerrilla raids against Union supply trains.

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  3. Stewarts Creek football has big expectations despite personnel lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 2 | Murfreesboro Post

    Stewarts Creek made football history last year by making the TSSAA state playoffs for the first time in school history. The expectations are now set high and a legacy has been left by the first four-year class that endured some tough times before enjoying success the past two years.

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  4. Three companies set to bring 333 jobs to RutherfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Murfreesboro Post

    Three new projects were approved by the Rutherford County Industrial Development Board on Wednesday morning for La Vergne, Smyrna and Rockvale bringing 333 jobs with annual salaries ranging from $28,000 to $75,000 to the county. Jones said the Chamber of Commerce is currently working with 33 companies, in various stages of negations, to relocate or expand in Rutherford County.

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  5. Tasty tidbits, talented folks at Taste of SmyrnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Autumn Schulz, general manager of Rutherford County Smoothie Kings; Amanda McCord, assistant manager of Smyrna Smoothie King; Elena Baltazar, shift leader; and Sarah Torres, team member. DAN EPRIGHT The seventh annual Taste of Smyrna was two hours of hospitality, community and tasty tidbits from local eateries.

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  6. County budget gains, cuts discussed at public hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Most county departments got welcome surprises at the first public hearing for the 2017-2018 Rutherford County budget Tuesday night, with County Mayor not only approving their initial requests, but even adding to them. The increases, the mayor said, were due to adjustments being made in salaries and insurance payments.

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  7. La Vergne budget passes at June 6 meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    The La Vergne Board of Mayor and Aldermen meeting June 6 was preceded by a public hearing, where folks had the opportunity to speak about items in the annual budget, set for its second reading in the regular meeting later that evening. "There's $25,000 in the budget for a grant to the La Vergne Rescue Squad, for which the city can't seem to get any answers about what the Rescue Squad actually does for our community and our citizens," said concerned citizen She also questioned $100,000 allocated for a study to bring a recreational "splash pad" to La Vergne, asking why that amount of money would be spent for a study, and a study alone, while, she alleges, the police and fire department are understrength.

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  8. Board says schools need elbow roomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    In the classroom, Oakland teacher Lenny Ciletti and county CTE chief Tyra Pilgrim talk over the mechatronics program that the school board honored Tuesday night for receiving a national award. JOHN BUTWELL Rutherford County schoolchildren are being taught in portable "trailers" and whatever makeshift space is available in addition to their regular modern classrooms, Director of Schools Don Odom reminded the school board Tuesday night - as well as any county commissioners watching the meeting online.

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  9. La Vergne Library to reopen May 13Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    February to May is a long time for La Vergne to be without its library. May 13 at 10 a.m. a ceremony and presentation, led by city officials and open to the public, will take place.

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  10. Bus crowding rumors dispelled at La Vergne Mayor and Aldermen meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Rep. Mike Sparks, La Vergne Mayor Dennis Waldron and Rep. Dawn White and the resolution marking La Vergne's 45th Anniversary. DAN EPRIGHT The La Vergne Mayor and Aldermen meeting proceeded as usual at City Hall on Tuesday, May 2. A member of the Rutherford County School Board came to address allegations of bus overcrowding, the chief of police brought a health update on one of La Vergne's boys in blue, the mayor recognized a city employee for national and international accolades and State Representatives celebrated the city's anniversary.

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  11. Robbie CarterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Funeral Service for Ms. Carter will be 11 a.m, Monday, May 8, 2017 also at Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna.

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  12. HOA calls for action on perennial water, light problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Residents of a La Vergne subdivision say the recent rains only prove that the neighborhood's drainage system doesn't work, exhibited by rivers of water through backyards, between homes, across roads and in crawlspaces of the newly-built homes. Muddy waters flow deep down the middle of the streets in the Pinnacle Point subdivision before joining up with water that apparently surges up from the storm drains.

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  13. Spring Sports Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Oakland's Ben Massaro kicks the ball past La Vergne's Hathan Al-Hajiri. Photo by Ethan Scott/Murfreesboro Post La Vergne's Jose Martinez and Oakland's Ben Massaro go after the ball.

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  14. Free the streetlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Assistant City Administrator Kyle Brown faces frustrated Pinnacle Point subdivision residents as they work towards a solution for their common issues with builder Scott Butler and Deluxe Homes, LLC . DAN EPRIGHT The only drama at the La Vergne Mayor and Aldermen meeting April 4 was the saga narrated by City Attorney Evan Cope as he presented the next chapter in the months-long battle to get streetlights installed in a local subdivision.

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  15. Saving man's best friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    La Vergne Fire and Rescue Department was the grateful recipient of three pet mask kits April 6, courtesy of Invisible Fence. The company has donated upwards of 300 kits in Tennessee alone, and considers it part of their broader mission -- keeping pets safe.

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  16. Fame, film crew coming to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    La Vergne High School is planning to be "on the map." LHS Principal Dirk Ash told the county school board at a work session Tuesday night that he and Burning Tree Productions are requesting the board's blessing to complete arrangements to film a documentary at the school starting in the fall.

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  17. Meals on Wheels marches on in North RutherfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    La Vergne Mayor Dennis Waldron ascends the wheelchair ramp at a client's home to deliver a meal, while community assistant Rachel Heggen checks the next stop. DAN EPRIGHT The Smyrna and La Vergne Meals on Wheels program is healthy, serving a daily noon meal to more than 50 Smyrna and La Vergne clients.

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  18. Board eyes nearly $25 mil budget hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Increases totaling more than $24.8 million in the Rutherford County Schools preliminary budget include almost $16 million for growth needs and only $2.9 million for required improvement and changes. And nearly $13.5 million of the new budget will go to hire 106.5 new certified personnel and a 3 percent across-the-board raise for teachers.

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  19. La Vergne librarian praises city's 'cavalry' for rescuing flooded libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    "The carpet was covered with two inches of water, with rivers flowing through the library," La Vergne Library Director Donna Bebout explained to Mayor Dennis Waldron and the aldermen last Tuesday night. The day disaster struck, "The cavalry came to the rescue," said Bebout.

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  20. La Vergne SRO fired over inappropriate conductRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Rutherford County Sheriff's Office fired its second school resource officer in the past year for inappropriate conduct regarding a woman. The department terminated La Vergne Lake Elementary SRO Scot Appleton in late February after finding he violated county electronic media policy by "repeatedly contact a female he met online" using sheriff's office and county schools email domains as well as his sheriff's office cell phone.

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