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  1. Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Victoria...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Victoria Patrick and her staff at the Carriage Lane Reception House on East Burton Street. Someone wrote, "They are so very kind and attentive to the needs of groups such as ours, the friends of the Stones River National Battlefield and the Rutherford County Historical Society.

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  2. Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Dr. Jeffery Woods at the TrustPoint HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Dr. Jeffery Woods at the TrustPoint Hospital on Thompson Lane in Murfreesboro. Someone wrote, "He works hard to support the Friends of the Stones River National Battlefield."

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  3. Missouri Family Reunited with Service Dog in MurfreesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... him calm. James Maynard saw a post of a boxer matching Ziggy's description found in the Stones River National Battlefield and went to pick him up. He saw a post on CraigsList mentioning the Duplass' situation... Katrina and the family loaded up, ...

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  4. Battle over buffer at Stones River National BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Concern for their neighborhood and Stones River National Battlefield prompted dozens of Murfreesboro residents to attend a meeting of the City Council Thursday night. They came to protest proposed changes to a strip of land along Wilksbury Pike, just behind Medical Center Parkway.

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  5. Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out on Rezoning Near Stones River National BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    The proposed area would switch from Residential to Mixed Use and require removal of the buffer zone on those properties. Several residents in the area came to the meeting to voice their concerns with the zoning.

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  6. Towneplace Suites By Marriott Now Open In Smyrna, TennesseeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    ... Nashville, the hotel offers guests convenient access to the Avenue Shopping Center, Stones River National Battlefield and Sam Davis Home and Plantation. Rates vary depending on length of stay. Ideal for travelers who need accommodations for longer ...

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  7. Murfreesboro Community Honors VeteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Early Saturday morning at the Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro, members of the Murfreesboro Composite Squadron, Smyrna Composite Squadron, Music City Composite Squadron and Wilson County Senior Squadron Civil Air Patrol partnered with Wreaths Across America to lay Maine balsam holiday wreaths on the graves of fallen soldiers. Civil Air Patrol members and members of the community placed approximately 1,600 wreaths.

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  8. Wreaths Across America honors fallen soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | Murfreesboro Post

    ... the ultimate sacrifice for freedom. A wreath laying ceremony at noon Saturday, Dec 17, at Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro is open to the public. For more information on Wreaths Across America or to find a wreath laying ceremony ...

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  9. Wreaths Across America Honors America's Fallen SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom. Join us at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, Dec 17th, at Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro, Tennessee for our local Wreath laying ceremony. For more information on Wreaths Across America or to find the ...

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  10. tones River National Battlefield, NPS 100th Anniversary, featured in 'Storytellers'Read the original story

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    The October edition of "Murfreesboro Storytellers," hosted by John Hood, features Stones River National Battlefield on the 100th Anniversary of the National Park Service . CityTV viewers learn about the battlefield from the new superintendent and a longtime park ranger.

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    Sep 29, 2016 | The Sidelines

    If you've ever wanted a more in-depth look at local Murfreesboro history, now is your chance to experience that while getting in some exercise. This Saturday, and every Saturday until the end of October, the Stones River National Battlefield is offering a free bike tour of the area.

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  12. Murfreesboro Residents Speak Out Against TrustPoint Hospital PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... traffic congestion, blasting damage, the size of facility with patients, interference with Stones River National Battlefield, and even shared stories about encounters with possible escaped patients in their neighborhood. NewsRadioWGNS' Jackson Jones ...

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  13. Giant Birthday Bash At Stones River BattlefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... the century old National Park Service. At 1:00 o'clock Thursday afternoon (8/25/2016) the Stones River National Battlefield was filled with historical speakers, cheering supporters, and birthday cake. It was Murfreesboro's celebration of the 100th ...

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  14. National Park Service celebrates 100 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    ... 96 entrance to the parkway. Monday through Thursday Bearss will lead tour groups at Stones River National Battlefield, the Tullahoma Campaign, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Battlefields. He will conclude the week on the evening of Aug. 25 ...

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  15. Federal Signal Corps presentation coming at September Franklin Civil War Round TableRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Williamson Herald

    ... of the Tall Ship Rose, a reproduction of a British twenty eight gun frigate. He has been a Stones River National Battlefield volunteer for over twenty years. Come see this unique hands on presentation of Signal Corp communication methods at ...

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  16. History of the National Parks Service and How it Impacted MurfreesboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    The Stones River National Battlefield sits on 700 acres in Murfreesboro. The original battlefield covered about 4,000 acres in Rutherford County.

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  17. Stones River National Battleground: Jim LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Jim Lewis tells about the STONES RIVER NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD. On Saturday, August 13, 2016 , they host a historical presentation about the National Park Service and Stones River Battlefield at the historic First Presbyterian Church .

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  18. Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Brian Park,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    Our WGNS / Rion Flower Shop Good Neighbor of the Day is Brian Park, Manager of the Northfield Kroger Store. Mr. Park was nominated for his continued support of the activities at the Stones River National Battlefield in Murfreesboro.

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  19. NPS CentennialRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2016 | Stones River National Battlefield

    ... k Service's blueprint for the future, outlining the innovative work we want to accomplish. Stones River National Battlefield is a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we're doing and get involved!

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  20. Civil War Roundtable of the Mid-Ohio Valley plans fall field tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    The Civil War Roundtable of the Mid-Ohio Valley is organizing a fall field trip in September and October, leaving Marietta and Parkersburg on Sept. 29 and returning on Oct. 2. The trip includes round-trip charter bus transportation, one night of accommodations at Comfort Suites in Murfreesboro, Tenn., and two nights of accommodations at the Read House Historic Inn & Suites in Chattanooga, Tenn., a guided tour of cultural and historic sites in Chattanooga and narrated tours of Stones River National Battlefield at Murfreesboro, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park at Oglethorpe, Ga., Lookout Mountain at Chattanooga and Missionary Ridge Battlefield.

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