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  1. Remarkable Rutherford Woman: 'Music is forever,' Jane McNulty saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Murfreesboro Post

    Music has been Jane McNulty's life ever since she was a little girl. She teaches students of all ages how to play instruments and serves as president of the Murfreesboro Symphony.

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  2. DesJarlais wins against Starrett by 782 votes in Rutherford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Murfreesboro Post

    Throughout the campaign, Murfreesboro resident Starrett tried to cast DesJarlais as a congressman who voted for President Obama's food stamps programs, cut military funding, failed to question Planned Parenthood officials and refused to answer questions about when life begins. DesJarlais, 52, a primary care physician, responded by calling Starrett, 27, a rich California kid who moved to Tennessee to buy a congressional seat using his parents' trust fund money.

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  3. Results roll in from August electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Murfreesboro Post

    Veteran Murfreesboro attorney Lisa Eischeid captured a new General Sessions IV judgeship, topping Ben Bennett by only 325 votes in a nine-person race for the seat. Eischeid received 4,590 votes, 21.97 percent, to Bennett's 4,265, 20.41 percent, and will become the first female General Sessions judge in Rutherford County history as she prepares to fill a post created to cut down on the county jail population and ease the burden on the county's other General Sessions judges.

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  4. PCC surrenders license, admits no wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Murfreesboro Post

    The company tangled up in a lawsuit over probation services in Rutherford County surrendered its state license - without admitting any wrongdoing - and is no longer doing business in Tennessee. Tennessee's Private Probation Services Council approved a consent order from Pathways Community Corrections at its June meeting allowing it to give up its license without receiving any punishment, according to the Department of Commerce & Insurance.

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  5. Family of Jessica Campos to sue sheriff's office and othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Campos was killed in a crash on South Church Street near Joe B. Jackson Parkway when Rutherford and Coffee county sheriff's personnel chased a suspected car thief through heavy traffic on Friday afternoon, June 24. filed the suit against Rutherford County Sheriff's Office, Coffee County Sheriff's Office, Manchester Funeral Home, funeral home owner The family is seeking $10 million to help Campos' husband take care of the children's education and long-term living expenses, Lopez said. said he witnessed a portion of the pursuit, though the city department did not get involved in the chase, and asked city officials to seek state legislation limiting high-speed pursuits to cases involving violent felonies.

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  6. Deputies' patrol workload is high per capitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Sheriff Robert Arnold, center front, flanked by Administrative Chief Deputy Joe Russell - both now indicted - asks the county's Public Safety Committee for more deputies on April 25. JOHN BUTWELL / The Murfreesboro Post claim that his department is desperately short-handed for both patrol and jail deputies proves true by some measures - and less true by other measures - when compared to staffing at other Middle Tennessee sheriff's departments. indicates that when deputies per capita are the standard by which the need for patrol deputies is evaluated, Rutherford employs far fewer patrol deputies per county resident than either Sumner or Wilson counties do.

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  7. Several Rutherford nonprofits participating in 'The Big Payback'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    The Big Payback is a community-wide, 24-hour online giving challenge hosted by The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee. This charitable event helps area nonprofits raise much-needed dollars and bring awareness to pressing needs in our communities.

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  8. City, county call for solid waste consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Rutherford County and Murfreesboro are preparing to hire a solid waste consultant - at a projected cost of $300,000 - to help guide long-term local government decisions for handling garbage. The city of Murfreesboro is taking sealed, competitive proposals from vendors through May 5 and will consider qualifications and then costs before making a recommendation to the City Council and the Rutherford County Commission, according to Assistant City Manager With privately-owned Middle Point Landfill expected to run out of space in eight to 10 years, a group of city and county officials has been studying solid waste solutions for the past year.

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  9. Remarkable Rutherford Woman: Undefeated vice mayor and ex-mayor loves LaVergneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    "Granny Green," the kids at Miracle Baptist Church call LaVergne's Vice Mayor Sherry Green, seated beneath the reflected picture of a Tennessee flag-draped, granny-style rocking chair. CONNIE ESH / The Murfreesboro Post She's been vice mayor, mayor - and is now vice mayor of the town for the second time since she first ran in 1996.

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  10. Public Notices week of March 28, 2016 Part 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Notice is hereby given that on the 18th day of March, 2016, Letters Testamentary in respect of the estate of Russell Martin deceased, who died October 09, 2015, were issued to the undersigned by the Probate Court of Rutherford County, Tennessee.

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  11. 'Mt. Trashmore' casts smelly shadow over communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Department of Environment and Conservation representatives have inspected Middle Point and the Rutherford County landfill next to it 12 times each and checked 25 other odor sources and dump sites since Jan. CAT MURPHY / The Murfreesboro Post Tennessee officials are offering several ways to reduce stench at Middle Point Landfill, but they're having trouble soothing the nerves of residents bothered by the dumping ground for decades. told Division of Solid Waste officials during a public meeting at Walter Hill School.

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  12. School board plans to charge rental feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Students honored by the school board for scoring "perfect" on state writing tests were, from left, sixth graders Peyton Turney, Thelma Yankey, Grant Tiller and Keiko Terry. JOHN BUTWELL / The Murfreesboro Post The Rutherford County School Board has tentatively approved a fee schedule for renting school facilities to the public - and it also heard that construction is proceeding on schedule at the district's new and expanding schools, especially in the county's booming northwest corner.

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  13. MTEMC makes changes to SharingChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corp. is offering customers a new conduit to donate to local organizations through a charitable foundation called SharingChange - and allowing them to "opt in," based on a state attorney general's ruling. The move is designed to streamline the utility's charitable efforts and give members more options to make contributions, according to co-op officials, and it is up to customers whether they want to participate, instead of being given the choice to "opt out."

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  14. Board fears voucher bill may still passRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Director of Schools Don Odom describes the epic effort that will have to be made to get paper-and-pencil tests properly labeled and ready to be given next week, beginning Mar. 14. JOHN BUTWELL / The Murfreesboro Post However, he told his fellow members of the Rutherford County School Board Thursday night that he fears voucher supporters may, in effect, try a quarterback sneak in the final days of this year's legislative session in Nashville. Or perhaps you might call it an end run around voucher opponents, including both the Rutherford and Murfreesboro School Boards.

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  15. Recover Rutherford: Earnest, persistent beliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Perhaps we should look at recovery from a historical viewpoint to discover what hurts, habits and hang-ups we have in common with others in another time--to see why we became what we are in this age. Anything hidden has power.

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  16. Crash! went the online testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Board Member Aaron B. Holladay requests a complete explanation of whether county schools were prepared when online testing crashed statewide. JOHN BUTWELL / The Murfreesboro Post Attempts at damage control after the crash of the state's online testing program will allow teachers to individually choose whether to count this year's TNReady test scores as part of their teaching evaluations, Rutherford County School Board members learned at their regular meeting Thursday night.

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  17. Remarkable Rutherford Woman: Math prof provides the equations for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    In her MTSU office, Pleas Award winner Dr. Linda Clark protests that her colleagues all help their students, too, but admits she's been through what her students have and knows how to help. JOHN BUTWELL / The Murfreesboro Post explains why she's been selected as the winner of the 2016 John Pleas Faculty Award, which is presented annually to a minority faculty member who has excelled in teaching, research, and service.

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  18. Emancipation Proclamation a misnomer for RutherfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Compared to other sections of the South, Rutherford County had few large plantations relying on slave labor in the years before the Civil War. The Davis and Bryant plantations were among the larger.

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  19. Public Notices week of January 25, 2016 Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE'S SALE WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated May 21, 2010, executed by PEGGY S. CROSS, conveying certain real property therein described to ROBERT M. WILSON JR, as Trustee, as same appears of record in the Register's Office of Rutherford County, Tennessee recorded June 8, 2010, in Deed Book 995, Page 1659-1665; and WHEREAS, the beneficial interest of said Deed of Trust was last transferred and assigned to BANK OF AMERICA, N.A. who is now the owner of said debt; and WHEREAS, the undersigned,Rubin Lublin TN, PLLC, having been appointed as Substitute Trustee by instrument to be filed for record in the Register's Office of Rutherford County, Tennessee.

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  20. Remembering Rutherford: Southern Methodists triumph in their own Civil WarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    Several protestant denominations in the United States split into northern and southern factions in the decades before the war. At the General Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1844, disagreement on the political and moral issues of slavery resulted in a schism, creating the Methodist Episcopal Church, South, and an organizationally separate northern counterpart.

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