Post Tagged with: "Rutherford County"

Theft Ring Even Stole Rutherford County Mayor’s $12,000 Mower

Theft Ring Even Stole Rutherford County Mayor’s $12,000 Mower

October 25, 2013 at 10:26 am

Rutherford County detectives have broken up what they consider a lawn mower theft ring.

Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

June 21, 2012 at 4:41 pm

A Texas man has been indicted for calling in a bomb threat last year against a mosque in Murfreesboro. In announcing the indictment Thursday, the U.S. attorney for Middle Tennessee said he would not tolerate attacks on religious freedom.

Amazon to Open Two Midstate “Fulfillment Centers”

December 22, 2011 at 2:22 pm

Amazon has made it official: the online retailer will soon open two new warehouses in Murfreesboro and Lebanon. Combined, the facilities will create more than 1300 jobs.

Rutherford Co. Sheriff: Cut Crossing Guards to Fund Positions, Pay Increase

March 29, 2011 at 4:20 pm

Fifty-two crossing guard jobs may be on the chopping block in Rutherford County.

County Must Hand Over Selected E-mails in Mosque Case

March 9, 2011 at 4:49 pm

A judge ruled Wednesday that Rutherford County officials must reveal selected e-mails in an ongoing lawsuit that challenges the site of a Murfreesboro mosque.

Rutherford Co. Land-use Plan on Agenda Tonight

January 24, 2011 at 5:46 am

Rutherford County might be taking its first step toward a county-wide land-use plan. The county’s planning commission takes up a proposal Monday night.

DOJ to Rutherford County Court: Islam Constitutionally Protected

October 18, 2010 at 3:02 pm

The Department of Justice reminded a state court on Monday that Islam is legally protected a religion. That’s as a lawsuit in Rutherford County tries to hold off the planned Islamic center in Murfreesboro.

Gallery: After the Flood

Gallery: After the Flood

May 5, 2010 at 1:49 am

More of Nashville Public Radio’s photos of the
flood’s aftermath across Middle Tennessee.

Nina Cardona contributed to this collection.

Rutherford County Wheel Tax Gets Enforcement

April 22, 2010 at 6:05 am

A state senator from Murfreesboro got a measure passed last night to make it easier for Rutherford County to enforce its wheel tax.

Rutherford County Scraps Primaries to Save Money

December 22, 2009 at 5:02 pm

Rutherford County political parties have agreed to forego a primary election next May in order to save money.

Commissioners Approve Rutherford County Tax Increase

June 26, 2009 at 2:32 pm

Rutherford County commissioners overwhelmingly approved a proposal to increase property taxes earlier this morning.

Bredesen Asks for Disaster Declaration for April 10 Tornadoes

May 1, 2009 at 3:00 pm

Governor Phil Bredesen formally requested disaster declaration for counties hit hardest by the April 10th tornado outbreak today. The list includes Rutherford, McMinn, Sequatchie and Benton counties.