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

by / on October 25, 2013

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

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Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

Texas Man Indicted For Threatening Murfreesboro Mosque

by / on June 21, 2012

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.

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Amazon to Open Two Midstate “Fulfillment Centers”

by / on December 22, 2011

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.

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

by / on March 29, 2011

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

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County Must Hand Over Selected E-mails in Mosque Case

by / on March 9, 2011

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.

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Rutherford Co. Land-use Plan on Agenda Tonight

by / on January 24, 2011

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.

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DOJ to Rutherford County Court: Islam Constitutionally Protected

by / on October 18, 2010

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.

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Gallery: After the Flood

Gallery: After the Flood

by / on May 5, 2010

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

Nina Cardona contributed to this collection.

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Rutherford County Wheel Tax Gets Enforcement

by / on April 22, 2010

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

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Rutherford County Scraps Primaries to Save Money

by / on December 22, 2009

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

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Commissioners Approve Rutherford County Tax Increase

by / on June 26, 2009

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

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Bredesen Asks for Disaster Declaration for April 10 Tornadoes

by / on May 1, 2009

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.

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