Riverdale Students to Perform at Carnegie Hall
Three students from Riverdale High School, Tawni Phakousonh, Madison Raney, and Elexis Thepthongsay, have been chosen to perform at Carnegie Hall’s High Schoolhouse Honors Performance Series in New York City. On February iv, 2023, they will perform alongside the Honors Treble Ensemble. “Beingness selected to the Honors Performance Serial…
tertiary Form Memory and Promotion in Tennessee and the Possibility of Prison
(Rutherford Canton, TN) A lot of talk has been focused on 3rd graders passing or failing in Tennessee and one reason why, may surprise you…. That was State Representative Robert Stevens of Rutherford County. One of many studies used to amend predict the number of time to come incarcerations in a land focuses on reading skills.
Rutherford County school bus driver in hot seat later on incident with educatee
RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) — A Rutherford County school bus driver was caught on tape using profanities to students and parents before in the calendar week. A camera caught the driver using profanity at the students on Monday, and arguing with the parents and students over again on Tuesday. The argument got then loud the police were called.
Rutherford County Schools suspends bus driver after verbal incidents
The Rutherford County Schoolhouse Board suspended a bus commuter for ane yr on Thursday, Jan. 26 because of two exact altercations with students on her jitney earlier in the week, the 2d one prompting Murfreesboro Police force officers to visit the scene. The board suspended Mykeya Brown for using profane and…
Rutherford Weekend: 5 Happenings This Weekend
Looking for something to practise this weekend? Here are v events in and near Rutherford County!. Caput out to Hop Springs Beer Park this Sunday for Margarita Fest! General Access includes access at 12:00pm for ages 13+ and VIP Admission includes three beverage vouchers and ane VIP shirt and admission 11:00am for ages 21+. This is a kid friendly issue and kids 12 and nether are free!
Unemployment Numbers for Murfreesboro, Smyrna and LaVergne Released
Rutherford County, TN – Well-nigh every county in Tennessee ended 2022 with lower unemployment rates, co-ordinate to the December 2022 data released by the Section of Labor and Workforce Development. In the report, Rutherford Canton is ranked in the number five position for having one of the lowest unemployment rates in the state at two.3%.
CORRECTION: Volunteer Burn down Departments in Bedford and Cannon Counties to Receive a Portion of a Historic $5-Million Grant
UPDATE: WGNS previously reported that the Rutherford Canton Fire Section was set to receive grant money that would be funneled into the various volunteer burn down departments within the county. The funding was function of a massive $v-meg grant however, it was afterward confirmed that Rutherford County was non included in the grant funds and was not eligible to utilise for the coin.
Thursday Morning Multi-Vehicle Accident Leads Emergency Crews to I-24 to Piece of work Split up Crashes
Rutherford County, TN – There was a serious motorcar blow on Interstate 24 in the Westbound Lane heading into Rutherford County on Th forenoon around vii:00 AM. The wreck occurred about the Rutherford County line at Coffee County, next to the Beechgrove Road interchange, which is Go out 97. Hazmat crews were called to the scene as the tractor-trailer leaked diesel fuel onto the roadway.
Senator Reeves of Murfreesboro Leads the Senate Session on Thursday in Nashville
(Rutherford County, TN) Senator Shane Reeves from Murfreesboro, the Deputy Speaker of the Senate, led the Senate meeting on Thursday during their January 26th session of the 113th Full general Assembly. Reeves represents District fourteen, which includes Rutherford, Bedford and Moore Counties. Rand McNally, Lieutenant Governor and Speaker of the Senate…
Crashes, wintry weather cause delays across Centre Tennessee
Nashville, Tenn. (WZTV) — Multiple crashes beyond the expanse alongside wintertime weather are causing traffic troubles Thursday morning. An overturned semi has shut down I-24 headed toward Nashville virtually Christiana. The Rutherford Canton wreck has traffic backed up equally police shut downwardly the road to work the crash. Wintery…
I-24 due west airtight by wreck in Christiana in Rutherford County
Interstate 24 westbound is shut down after a tractor-trailer overturned at the Epps Mill Road in Christiana, according to the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Role. Deputies are directing traffic off the interstate and onto U.S. Highway 41. Three additional crashes were also reported. “Thanks for your patience while emergency responders work the crash…
OBITUARY: James Howard ‘Jimmy’ Scott
James Howard (Jimmy) Scott, age 82, passed away on Saturday, January 21, 2023. He was a lifelong resident of Rutherford County. He attended Rockvale Church building of God during his school years and graduated in 1959 from Key High School in Murfreesboro, TN. Jimmy went to Rockvale School until the tenth grade and and then transferred to Cardinal so he could play football.
Complimentary tax services: United Way opens 2023 program for Rutherford Canton
Costless income tax preparation services volition be available to for qualifying individuals and families through a local United Fashion program. United Manner of Rutherford and Cannon Counties announced the opening of the Volunteer Income Tax Aid (VITA) program for the upcoming tax season, Feb. 1 – April 13. VITA is an IRS-supported tax preparation service, through which trained volunteers ready taxes at no cost.
Puppies in danger: Good Samaritan saves dogs along busy Rutherford Canton road
Nigh a school in Murfreesboro, you’ll find a lesson in — shall we say — multiplication.
Rutherford County considers replacing volunteer firefighters with full-fourth dimension employees
RUTHERFORD Canton, Tenn. (WZTV) — Rutherford County is because replacing volunteer firefighters with a full-fourth dimension professional person burn department. The volunteer firefighters, chiefs and chaplains are speaking out against this proposal. They feel underappreciated, not wanted, unneeded, criticized unnecessarily and more. “In that location’due south a lot of hurting…that’south not a request,” Herbert…
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Community Matters: Freedom’south Station boosts nutrient service
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Multifariousness in Authorities: 27.v% of Residents in the Rutherford County / Nashville Area are “Non-White” and 24.9% of Government Workers are “Not-White”
Since its inception, the United states has been a majority White country, merely it is increasingly condign more ethnically and racially diverse. In fact, the White population is projected to lose its bulk condition by 2045. However, increased population multifariousness has not carried over into the authorities workforce in some areas of the country. This of course ways that minority groups remain vastly underrepresented among regime jobs in many metro areas. While the U.S. is oft thought of as a melting pot, the reality is that minority groups continue to confront significant barriers to accessing and advancing in authorities positions.
Should police interrogate children? Proposed beak would allow parent to be present
Nicole Alexander’southward son faced police force interrogation at Blackness Trick Uncomplicated without her consent earlier his simulated arrest in 2016. Proposed legislation could change all that. A Murfreesboro Police Section officer questioned her then 10-year-old son, Wild Burn, during a school day prior MPD absorbing him at his home as 1 of 10 children…