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Earth Day 2019 in Murfreesboro This Saturday - Murfreesboro News and Radio  Wgnsradio

MURFREESBORO -- Join Murfreesboro Electric Department April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Historic Downtown Square for the 18th Annual Earth Day ...

Tennessee's Overall Fire Death Rate Follows National Downward Trend

Tennessee's overall fire death rate continues to decline following the national downward trend in the reduction of fire deaths/

Blackman High Football Field Will Have a New Name and a New surface

Blackman High School's football field will have a new name and a new surface before the beginning of next season.

Blackman gets approval from school board to begin artificial turf installation  The Daily News Journal

Rutherford County Schools approved construction on Blackman High's football field to install artificial turf.

RCS Teacher Recruitment Fair Feb. 23 at Blackman High School

hosting its annual Teacher Recruitment Fair on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 9–11 a.m. at Blackman High School.

Blackman High's New Turf Field To Honor Bart Smith  Wgnsradio

On Thursday, November 29, the Rutherford County School Board approved the construction of a turf field at Blackman High School. It will honor the late Bart ...

Rockvale High rezoning: Rising seniors, select Blackman students may be able to opt out  The Daily News Journal

The Rutherford County Board of Education will consider zoning decisions during a 5 p.m. Tuesday meeting at the administration building.

Bus driver, aide fired after leaving Blackman High School special-needs student on bus  The Daily News Journal

A 16-year-old boy with Down syndrome was found on a school bus Wednesday morning after he didn't show up at Blackman High.

U.S. Navy Band schedules concert at Blackman High  Murfreesboro Post

The United States Navy Band will be performing next month in Murfreesboro, one of 25 cities in 10 states selected for the band's 2019 tour.

Lady Vols sign Australian guard Jessie Rennie  Knoxville News Sentinel

Kellie Harper kept the Tennessee women's basketball recruiting class intact. The Lady Vols announced Thursday the signing of Jessie Rennie, a 5-foot-6 guard ...

Blackman High special ed student reported missing, later found on Rutherford County Schools bus  The Daily News Journal

Parents of a Blackman High School student with Down syndrome were frightened to learn their son didn't arrive at school Wednesday morning. He was later ...

Oakland Topples Blackman in Battle for 3-6A

The annual Blackman-Oakland rivalry game has become one of the most anticipated games of the midstate high school football calendar.

Some parents upset about high school rezoning plan for Rutherford County  WSMV Nashville

Around 1000 students currently attending Blackman High School may be forced to move to the new Rockvale High School when it opens in August.

6 Rutherford County Teams Prepare for TSSAA Football Playoffs

Six Rutherford County teams hope to start long runs in the TSSA football playoffs today. Here's a look at the road ahead for each.

Gridiron breakout candidates  Columbia Daily Herald

Now that spring practice has ended, here's a list of Southeastern Conference players who are poised to break out this fall. Classes listed are for the upcoming ...

Rutherford County Schools hiring new teachers, offers signing bonuses for hard-to-fill jobs  The Daily News Journal

Finding and hiring qualified teachers has become a national challenge. In Rutherford County, it will become more of a challenge this year with the opening of ...

MTSU Center Forms Partnership to Conduct Intensive Sleep Research

MTSU's Center for Health and Human Services has formed a research partnership to highlight the importance of sleep quality.

RCS Students to Perform With United States Navy Band

United States Navy Band to perform free concert at Blackman High; invites nine Rutherford County band students to perform 'The Washington Post March'

Photos from Blackman High 2018 prom  The Daily News Journal

Blackman High held its 2018 prom at Middle Tennessee State University's Student Union Building.

Scoreboard: Week 2 Murfreesboro-area high school football  The Daily News Journal

Check out updated Middle Tennessee and statewide high school football scores.

RCS Students Perform Well at Mid-State Honor Choirs

Rutherford County Schools was well represented at the recent auditions for the Mid-State Honor Choirs.

This mom knows rezoning | Community |  Murfreesboro Post

Tiffany Johnson has a unique perspective on the school rezoning issue as the mother of four students facing rezoning, and as a new school board member.

School rezoning: Rockvale High, Rocky Fork Elementary meetings begin Oct. 25  The Daily News Journal

Discussions regarding the rezoning plans for Rockvale High School and Rocky Fork Elementary School will begin next month, according to a notice from the ...

New schools will affect seven zones | Community  Murfreesboro Post

Planned zoning changes to accommodate two new schools drew hundreds of parents to a special school board meeting Thursday.

Hundreds grieve at Blackman High School vigil | News  Murfreesboro Post

Hundreds of students, parents, faculty and staff milled around inside the gymnasium at Blackman High School, some hugging, some crying, as the community ...

Wendi Scott, a former Lawrence County star, named Blackman girls basketball coach  The Tennessean

Wendi Scott will get a chance to coach high school girls basketball in Murfreesboro — again. Scott, a former Lawrence County standout basketball player and ...

No Weapons Found at Riverdale High School

No weapons have been found at Riverdale High School and the school is not on lockdown Friday, Rutherford County Sheriff's supervisors said.

Blackman High School cheerleading brings back another national title  The Daily News Journal

Blackman High School's cheerleading team returned to a hero's welcome Monday after earning first place at the Universal Cheerleaders Association National ...

Freshmen Orientations Begin in March

Freshmen orientation will be held at all Rutherford County high schools in March. Check out the full schedule for your student's school.

Blackman's Knox, Otey taking different paths to Arkansas  The Daily News Journal

They committed two months apart and will be signing two months apart, but Blackman's Trey Knox and Adonis Otey are "locked in" to Arkansas.

Funerals Held For 2 Blackman High School Students

Family and friends came together to remember two teens killed in a crash in Rutherford County. A visitation and celebration of life *service* was held in honor of ...

Rutherford County Schools Dismissing 2 Hours Early

Due to inclement weather, Rutherford County Schools is dismissing two hours early.

Rutherford student left on bus on first day of school  WSMV Nashville

A Rutherford County student was found on the school bus he took to school more than 90 minutes after he was supposed to have arrived at school on ...

Blackman residents told not to hold their breath as they wait for a park  Murfreesboro Voice

The people of west Murfreesboro are understandably upset after the city's leaders told them the land for their longed-for park may instead be leased to a private ...

Schools Will Remain Closed Monday Due to Impassable Roads

Rutherford County Schools will remain closed Monday, Feb. 25, 2019. Please see the message below which is underway to parents.

Winter Weather School Delays for January 29

Rutherford County Schools (RCS) will begin two hours late on Tuesday, January 20th.

Riverdale High School Hosts their First Annual College and Career Signing Day

Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro will host their Inaugural College & Career Signing Day on Friday, April 5, 2019 at 10:00am.

Racist vandalism at Blackman High School | News  Murfreesboro Post

A red swastika was found in a girls' restroom yesterday at Blackman High School.

Person Responsible for Social Media Threats Against Riverdale Identified & Arrested

The person who made the threats on social media Thursday afternoon toward Riverdale High School identified.

Sara Page Joins Rutherford County Schools as Staff Attorney

As the new staff attorney for Rutherford County Schools, Sara Page hopes her legal background will be a resource for principals.

Rockvale High and Rocky Fork Elementary Set to Open August 2019

Rockvale High School is a future public high school that will be located in Rockvale, Tennessee near Murfreesboro in Rutherford County.

Siegel Students Win at National Model UN Conference in New York

Andrew Bruce and Don Kim — recently competed at the National High School Model United Nations Conference.

Meet Blackman High School, which scared two Tennessee girls' basketball teams into tanking  Washington Post

By now, everyone has heard about the two Tennessee girls' basketball teams who both tried to lose. But lost in the hand-wringing over such obvious tanking ...

Two RCS Nurses Named Best in Tennessee

Andrea Cain named School Nurse of the Year and Barb Herrell named School Nurse Supervisor of the Year by the Tennessee Association of School Nurses.

Blackman names Kit Hartsfield head football coach  The Daily News Journal

Former defensive coordinator Kit Hartsfield has been named Blackman head football coach.

Middle School Teacher Suspended After Verbal Altercation With Student

A Blackman Middle School teacher is on an unpaid suspension after a verbal altercation with a student.

Veterinary clinic opening in Blackman community | Community  Murfreesboro Post

A veterinary clinic is about to open in one of the fastest growing areas of Murfreesboro.

Improving traffic, health care growth sector part of Rutherford County's 2019 forecast  The Daily News Journal

Rutherford County to see three new schools, expanding Richard Siegel Soccer Park and more new restaurants in 2019.

RCS Schools in Code Yellow as Search for Escaped Inmates Continue

According to Rutherford County School's Facebook page, the school system will continue Code Yellow procedures today while the search for the escaped jail ...

Two Central Magnet Students Earn MTSU Scholarships

Many of the brightest young minds in chemistry from high schools across the region participated in the recent MTSU Dept of Chemistry Scholarship Tournament.

Rutherford County Football: 2018 Early Signing Day List

Football players from across the nation signed letters of intent to continue their football career in college. Here's a look at local athletes who signed.

Students Showcase Projects at Third Annual STEM Expo

Rutherford County's STEM Expo has grown from 22 projects and displays to 92 last year and 164 this year. In fact, this year's third annual expo, held earlier this ...

Murfreesboro's Blackman community to add fire station by July 2019  The Daily News Journal

A future Fire Station 11 with a police office by Blackman schools won Murfreesboro Planning Commission approval Wednesday. Councilman Kirt Wade said the ...

Blackman High School football boosters funneled money to coaches  Murfreesboro Post

Tennesseee state comptroller investigators say the Blackman High School football boosters used a separate bank account in order to provide cash and ...

Blackman High student charged, expelled in gun incident  The Daily News Journal

The 15-year-old Blackman High School student accused of bringing a gun to campus was formally charged.

Siegel High School Teacher Wins First Boro Blessing

Siegel High School special education teacher, Joy Colston, is the winner of the first Boro Blessings campaign.

Next principal of Blackman Middle School named

Dr. Amy Connifey-Marlin will be the next principal of Blackman Middle School, Director of Schools Don Odom and Director-elect Bill Spurlock announced today.

First Ever TMSAA State Basketball Tournament Takes Place in Rutherford County

The first ever Tennessee Middle School Athletic Association State Basketball Tournament will be held this weekend at three sites across Rutherford County.

Save Lives by Learning Warning Signs for Suicide

This week is Suicide Prevention Week - know the warning signs and risks of suicide.

Blackman cheer team brings home national title  The Daily News Journal

For the first time in three years, the Blackman High School cheerleading squad won first place in the National High School Cheerleading Championship in ...

2019 National Archery Championships Return to Murfreesboro

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency will host the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) 13th annual state championships, March 28-29 in ...

Siegel High Band Makes History

The Siegel High School Band made history when they placed 6th at the Bands of America Regional Championship,

15 Rutherford County Schools Named as 'Reward Schools'

A third of the Rutherford County's schools are among the best in the state, according to new designations announced today by the Tennessee Department of ...

Murfreesboro Teen Identified in Fatal I-24 Crash Saturday

The driver fatally injured early Saturday morning in a three-vehicle crash on I-24 East near Haywood Lane is identified as Jalah Owens, 18, of Murfreesboro, ...

Blackman High teacher charged with DUI

Jeanette Noffisinger, a Blackman High School, teacher was charged with DUI Monday.

10 Things to Do with the Kids Over Spring Break

The time is drawing near for Spring Break. It means parents will be looking for ideas on what to do to keep their kids entertained for a week. Check out our 10 ...

U.S. Navy band member will perform in Murfreesboro concert  Murfreesboro Post

Musician 1st Class Bryce Edwards is coming home to Murfreesboro while on tour with the United States Navy Band.

Murfreesboro City Schools Announces Summer Camps

Murfreesboro City Schools' Extended School Program (ESP) has planned a summer filled with fun and learning including science, art and technology camps.

Rutherford County students making threats, possessing weapons likely to be caught  The Daily News Journal

Parents, school resource officers address safety concerns in wake of school shootings.

14 RCS Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

Fourteen Rutherford County Schools' seniors spanning four high schools have been named semifinalists by the National Merit Scholarship Corp.

Former Blackman High School teacher indicted for solicitation of minor violates parole  WZTV

MURFREESBORO, Tenn.--A former Blackman High School teacher is back in jail after violating his parole.Jason Lancaster was arrested on August 18th for ...

Mom remembers last moments with Blackman High student before deadly crash

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WKRN) - Five Blackman High School teenagers were involved in a crash in Murfreesboro over the weekend. Johntae Adams and ...

Riverdale High's Rickey Field Honored at MTSU Unity Luncheon

Riverdale High's Rickey Field was among those honored a the annual tribute to local unsung heroes of color.

Fred's in Murfreesboro to Close

Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) announced Thursday in a press release they will close 159 stores, including their Murfreesboro location at 1664 Middle ...

Top of the Class: Blackman  The Daily News Journal

BLACKMAN HIGH SCHOOL. Layne Creek. Parents: Sam Wall and Todd Creek. Valedictorian. Extracurricular Activities: Delta Beta Sigma, Renaissance, ...

ESL Teacher Named One of Four Holocaust Educators of the Year

By KEITH RYAN CARTWRIGHT Rutherford County Schools. For students, the question was simple and straight forward. What's the Holocaust? They genuinely ...

13 Members of Middle Tennessee Drug Trafficking Organization Indicted

Two indictments unsealed today charged thirteen Middle Tennessee individuals with various crimes relating to a conspiracy to unlawfully possess and distribute ...

Graduation 2018: Rutherford County commencement schedules released  The Daily News Journal

Graduation season is nearly here for local high schools. Check below to see when your school is holding commencement ceremonies. Last year, Rutherford ...

Oakland International Baccalaureate Program Marks 10th Anniversary

Oakland International Baccalaureate program marks 10th anniversary; parents interested in learning more can attend meeting on Jan. 15.

Oakland Middle School Seventh-Grade Annex Opens for Second Semester

On Monday, overcrowding of the school will be relieved with the opening of a brand new 69700 square foot annex that will house the entire seventh grade.

Smyrna, Stewarts Creek celebrate proms  The Daily News Journal

Neighboring schools celebrate prom night in Murfreesboro.

Drivers Identified From Saturday's Fatal Accident on Fortress Blvd

On Saturday, December 1, 2018, at approximately 6:00 pm, Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to a two-vehicle crash near 586 Fortress Blvd. The crash ...

8 Easter Egg Hunts

If you are looking for an Easter egg hunt for the family, check out our list of Easter Egg hunts throughout the Middle Tennessee area.

New Aviation Program at Siegel High School Takes Flight

New aviation program at Siegel High School aims to equip students for growing job opportunities in industry.

Juvenile Fires Shots Inside a Murfreesboro Home

Murfreesboro Police Department. Murfreesboro, TN – On March 31, 2019, at approximately 4:12 a.m., Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to the 2000 block ...

Murfreesboro Seeks HUD Grant Funding to Serve Homelessness

The Murfreesboro City Council Thursday (April 4) approved the acceptance and application of federal HUD grants to address homelessness.

Smyrna Middle School Names New Principal

Dr. Theowauna Hatchett has been named principal of Smyrna Middle School, Director of Schools Bill Spurlock announced today.

Rutherford County students demonstrate for #NationalSchoolWalkout  The Daily News Journal

Several Rutherford County schools held walkouts, other activities to honor 17 victims of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Fla.

UT Vols football recruiting: Why Trey Knox of Blackman could commit to Tennessee ... or not  The Daily News Journal

Blackman receiver Trey Knox's final college choices - Tennessee, Arkansas, Florida, Ohio State, Penn State - and why he could commit to them.

Tennessee Wrestling State Champions to Compete in Post-Season “Best of the Best” Event

This March, elite wrestlers from all high schools in Tennessee will be able to showcase their skills against each other, regardless of division or school size.

Dr. James Sullivan Named Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction

Dr. James “Jimmy” Sullivan will serve as the next assistant superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction for Rutherford County Schools beginning July 1.

List of Roads Closed Due to Flooding

Several city and county roads have been closed or lined with high level water barrels.

28 TN High Schools to Participate in 2019 Spotlight Awards

28 Local High Schools in Will in the Spotlight Awards Hosted at TPAC with Special Guest American Idol Alum Piper Jones.

More Than 300 Positions Available at Job Fair April 9

The Goodwill Career Solutions center will host a job fair Tuesday, April 9, for 10 employers seeking to fill more than 300 positions.

Saint Thomas to Host Free Healthcare Clinic Saturday

Ascension Saint Thomas invites Middle Tennesseans to Medical Mission at Home, a free healthcare clinic, on Saturday, April 13.

Murfreesboro Road Construction Projects January 6-12

Here is a list of road construction projects in Murfreesboro for January 6 - 12, 2018.

Murfreesboro City Schedule for Veterans Holiday

What Murfreesboro city facilities are open and closed the weekend before and day of Veterans Day? Get the schedule here.

Murfreesboro Man Charged in Murder for Hire Conspiracy

Two men are in custody on charges of conspiracy to commit first-degree murder in a plot stretching from Humboldt to Murfreesboro.

Thurman Francis Teacher Selected as Middle School Teacher of the Year

Third generation educator from Thurman Francis selected as Middle School Teacher of the Year by Tennessee Council for Social Studies.

La Vergne High, Motlow Dual Enrollment Students Recognized by Smyrna Rotary Club

Six Motlow State Community College dual enrollment students who attend La Vergne High School were recently recognized at a Smyrna Rotary Club meeting.

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