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See Tennessee high-schoolers surprise peer with beautiful act of kindness  TODAY

High school students at Tennessee's LaVergne High School surprised their classmate with a simple act of kindness in a moving video.

Travoski Smith, La Vergne High School, Rutherford County May 23, 2019  WKRN News 2

Travoski Smith is the Human Services teacher, Dean of Students, and Girls and Boys Track Coach at LaVergne High School in Lavergne, Rutherford County.

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.

Video of Midstate students surprising classmate with act of kindness goes viral  WSMV Nashville

A video of a LaVergne High School students surprising a classmate is going viral. "When I got up the next morning my phone was ting ting ting ting. I was.

Local Teacher Selected as Teacher of the Year State Finalist

Murfreesboro City Schools teacher, Sarah Chumney, has been selected as the Teacher of the Year state finalist for Mid-Cumberland region.

Fellow students come to aid of classmate, buying shoes and clothes  WPLG Local 10

Students at a high school in Tennessee banded together to help a classmate in need, and reaffirmed that there is still good in the world.

Rutherford County Schools Dismissing 2 Hours Early

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

LaVergne High School US History Teacher Jeremy Nickens

Jeremy Nickens is making U.S. History exciting for Juniors at LaVergne High School in Rutherford County. Swing dancing lessons to learn about the Roaring ...

La Vergne Middle Students Headed to Naval Academy for STEM Camp

Four eighth-grade students from LaVergne Middle School were accepted and have received fully-funded scholarships to attend a weeklong STEM Camp.

La Vergne Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Federal Prison

Jimmy Johnson, Jr., 45, of LaVergne, Tennessee, was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court to 15 years in federal prison.

'Carry the Load' to Make Stop in La Vergne May 17

A non-profit organization that aims to help people celebrate Memorial Day is making a stop in La Vergne this year.

ICEE Company Bringing Over 200 Jobs to La Vergne

The ICEE Company is bringing more than 200 headquarter and distribution jobs with an average income of $60,000 to La Vergne. They are moving into a facility ...

Joint MNPD-La Vergne Police Drug Investigation Leads to Drug Seizure

A joint investigation by East Precinct undercover detectives, LaVergne Police detectives, and DEA task force members into alleged cocaine sales by a LaVergne ...

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.

La Vergne Father-Daughter Dance Returns February 2

Create memories that will last a lifetime at this event for young ladies and their dads, grandpas, uncles, or special escorts.

Free Tax Assistance Program Returns to La Vergne

As tax day approaches free help is being made available thanks to the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program through United Way of Rutherford County.

Educators from LaVergne Lake Elementary Participate in 'Poverty Simulation'

Educators from LaVergne Lake Elementary participate in 'Poverty Simulation' to experience the daily struggles of low-income families to balance work, bills, ...

Changes to La Vergne Burning Ordinance Approved

The La Vergne Fire Rescue Department announces that the proposed changes introduced by LFRD to the City Burning Ordinance were approved.

Rutherford County Schools Announces 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year

This year's RCS Teachers of the Year reception will take place March 14 beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the Embassy Suites.

New Seafood Restaurant Opening in La Vergne

A new dining option is coming to La Vergne and is preparing for its grand opening this weekend.

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.

Winter Weather School Delays for January 29

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

Central Magnet School Again Named Best High School in Tennessee

Central Magnet School has maintained its ranking as the best high school in Tennessee, while moving up the national rankings to fifth place.

LaVergne's Cherubin laid to rest, defendants get court date  Murfreesboro Post

Yudjy Cherubin, the 17-year-old LaVergne student shot to death of his young siblings during an April 30 robbery, was remembered May 6 during funeral ...

Four Rutherford Schools to Offer Tuition-Free Summer Reading Program

Christiana Elementary, John Colemon Elementary, Rockvale Elementary and Stewarts boro Elementary have been awarded grants that will allow the schools to ...

47 RCS Students Selected for Prestigious TN Governor's School for the Arts

Rutherford County Schools. More than 20 percent of the rising 11th and 12th grade students selected for the TN Governor's School for the Arts, an intensive ...

Dr. Larissa Westerfield Named Principal of Stewartsboro Elementary

Dr. Larissa Westerfield will serve as the next leader of Stewartsboro Elementary School, Director of Schools Bill Spurlock announced today.

Rutherford County Schools Selects Two New Principals

By JAMES EVANS Rutherford County Schools. Following a retirement and a promotion, Director of Schools Bill Spurlock has named two new principals — one ...

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.

10 Queens and Princes Crowned at La Vergne Beauty Pageant

Ten new queens and princes were crowned at the annual Miss La Vergne Beauty Pageant.

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.

Middle Tennessee mom fighting to walk, receive diploma in late son's graduation  WZTV

Sparking debate: a La Vergne mother who wants to walk in her late son's place at what would have been his high school graduation.Jordan Rice died last fall ...

Bullying victim breaks down in tears of joy as classmates surprise him  Daily Mail

Ninth-graders at LaVergne High School in La Vergne, Tennessee, surprised their classmate Azrael Robinson, 15, after noticing he had been having a hard time.

Stewarts Creek High Teen Missing

Lamar Hinton Jr., 16, of Rutherford County has been missing since April 30, said Rutherford County Sheriff's Detective Andre'a Knox.

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.

Quality Industries computer equipment donation will help LaVergne High School students earn certifications  Wgnsradio

A donation of computer and networking equipment from Quality Industries will benefit students at LaVergne High School who are working to complete IT ...

Amazon Funds New Breakfast Program for over 2000 Local Students in Fight Against Hunger

On Tuesday, October 16, at 9:00 a.m., Amazon will join students at LaVergne Lake Elementary School to celebrate its new breakfast program.

MCS Announces New Administrator Hires

Murfreesboro City Schools Announces New Administrator Hires.

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.

La Vergne mom fighting to walk in late son’s place at graduation  WKRN News 2

A week and a half from what would've been her son's graduation, a grieving mother fights to walk in her son's place.

Hurricane Creek Greenway in La Vergne Opens Soon

The city of La Vergne will officially open the Hurricane Creek Greenway and celebrate with a ribbon cutting and Opening Day 5K on Saturday, Aug 25th.

RCS Names New Assistant Superintendent for Budget and Finance

By JAMES EVANS Rutherford County Schools. Doug Bodary has been named the next assistant superintendent for budget and finance with Rutherford County ...

Where to Buy Liquor and Wine on Sunday

If you're in need of a bottle of wine or liquor to complete your favorite holiday cocktail, here is a list of local liquor and wine stores open on Sundays.

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 ...

David Oldham, John Overton High School in Nashville, Educator of the Month for May, 2019  WKRN News 2

David Oldham teaches Philosophy, Latin, and Religion classes, plus he runs Youth Court at John Overton High School in Nashville. He's passionate about ...

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.

Where to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

When you're ready to get rid of your live Christmas tree, there are several places across Rutherford County where you can take your tree to be recycled.

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.

Smyrna High Mascot Ace Gets New Dog House

Rescued Smyrna Bulldog, Ace, gets custom, air-conditioned dog house through generous donation from local business.

Two New Planet Fitness Studios Newly Opened

Two new Planet Fitness studios have recently opened in Rutherford County - one in Murfreesboro and one in La Vergne.

First-Ever La Vergne Citizen of the Year Recipient Announced

Mary Jane Skinner has been named the 2019 La Vergne Citizen of the Year by Mayor Jason Cole.

Siegel High Band Makes History

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

Arrest Made as Part of Multi-Agency Investigation into Middle TN Drug Overdoses

Last year, authorities began investigating a series of overdoses that took place across the Middle District of Tennessee involving fentanyl-laced heroin.

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.

Oakland Shuts Out Maryville to Move on to 6A Title Game

Oakland dealt Maryville a loss that hasn't happened to the Rebel program in 332 games.

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 Drug Investigation Results in 5 Arrests

A drug investigation has resulted in the arrests of multiple individuals who were indicted on a variety of drug-related charges.

New Update on Escaped Inmates From Rutherford County Adult Detention Center

New Update on Escaped Inmates From Rutherford County Adult Detention Center.

New Family Entertainment Center Opens in Smyrna

A new entertainment center featuring bowling, arcade games and more, is now open in Smyrna.

List of Roads Closed or Impassable Due to Flooding

Heavy rain has caused several roads to close or to become impassable.Here's a list of roads to avoid.

La Vergne Mayor Cole Participates in Local Government Leadership Program

Newly-elected Mayor Jason Cole recently completed a Local Government Leadership Program (LGLP) in Knoxville.

Driver Identified in Fatal Smyrna SUV Crash Sunday

On Sunday, February 3rd at approximately 10 pm, Smyrna Police responded to the area of Sam Ridley Parkway in reference to a SUV that almost struck two ...

Steve Luker Named Principal of Rockvale High School

Steve Luker has worked as an educator in every grade band and has led successfully as a principal at the elementary and middle school levels.

4 Arrested in Attempted Theft at Murfreesboro Gun Store

Murfreesboro Police officers responded to Bullseye Gun Gear & Pawn, 130 Shelby St., in reference to a panic alarm and possible theft.

Rachel Jackson, Lebanon High School, September 27, 2018  WKRN News 2

Rachel Jackson is a 9th-grade algebra teacher at Lebanon High School in Lebanon, Wilson County.

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 ...

Photos: Murfreesboro Krispy Kreme Ribbon Cutting

Krispy Kreme celebrated the new location at 2231 Medical Center Pkwy in Murfreesboro with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on June 4, 2019.

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.

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 ...

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.

Nine to Join the TSSAA Hall of Fame

The 2019 TSSAA Hall of Fame inductees have been selected. Nine new members will be inducted into the TSSAA Hall of Fame at the annual luncheon at the ...

5 Local New Year's Eve Parties

Ring in the New YEar with one of these 5 great local NYE parties.

List of Roads Closed Due to Flooding

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

Rutherford County Road Projects Part of TDOT Three -Year Program

TDOT's annual three-year transportation program has been released and it includes two Rutherford County projects.

Karisa Matusek, Shelbyville Central H.S. in Shelbyville, Bedford County, April 25, 2019  WKRN News 2

She makes math challenging yet fun! That's what students say about Karisa Matusek — the Algebra II teacher at Shelbyville Central High School in Shelbyville, ...

TBI Investigating Death of Murfreesboro Police Officer

It is with deep sorrow to report that a Murfreesboro Police Officer was found deceased at his Murfreesboro residence this afternoon.

Equine Piroplasmosis Detected in 22 Tennessee Horses

The state veterinarian's office is investigating an outbreak of Equine Piroplasmosis in a group of racing Quarter Horses in Middle TN, including Rutherford ...

Co-chairs for 2020 Heart Ball Announced

The Rutherford County American Heart Association announces Kristen & Blake Finney and Courtney & Rob Wilder as co-chairs for the 2020 Rutherford Heart ...

Lowe's to Close 20 US Stores

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) announced the wind-down of certain under performing store locations as part of its ongoing strategic reassessment.

Two Murfreesboro Men Charged in Triple Murder

Two men were arrested in Rutherford County and two other suspects were arrested in Canoga Park, California Wednesday and Thursday in connection with a ...

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 ...

Over 900 Nonprofits to Participate in The Big Payback Today

A total of 964 Middle Tennessee nonprofits — including schools and religious institutions — from 35 counties will be participating in The Big Payback, ...

Happening Now: Mule Day 2019

Columbia, TN is the Mule capital of the world. They celebrate the past with Mule Day. Get the 2019 Mule Day calendar here.

Broadcast Veteran Larry Flowers Named New Murfreesboro Police PIO

The City of Murfreesboro announced Jan. 15 that Larry Flowers has agreed to become the Murfreesboro Police Department's new Public Information Officer.

Dept of Health Confirms First Tennessee Measles Case for 2019

The Tennessee Department of Health is investigating a case of measles after the State Public Health Laboratory confirmed a positive test for the illness in a ...

Murfreesboro BBQ Brawl Smokes It

The Murfreesboro Breakfast Rotary Club sure knows how to throw a party! The 5th year of their annual Dr. George Smith BBQ Brawl, certified by the Kansas City ...

Murfreesboro Woman Facing Federal Charges For Wire Fraud & Tax Evasion

Barbara Butler, 59, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee, pleaded guilty last week to wire fraud and tax evasion.

New Arts Alliance Promotes Rutherford County's Creative Culture

A broad coalition of community volunteers announced the launch of Rutherford Arts Alliance.

44 Holloway High Students Earn ACT WorkKeys Certification

44 Holloway High Students Earn ACT WorkKeys Certification.

Murfreesboro Resident Indicted in Prescription Opioid Strike Force Investigation

Nine Middle Tennessee Medical Professionals Charges in Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid Strike Force Investigation.

Safe Exchange Zone added at sheriff's office

Citizens may now feel safer exchanging children for child custody or buying and selling from Internet e-commerce after a Safe Exchange Zone was created at ...

Passing of Local Drama Teacher Inspires Petition to Name Auditorium After Her

The community mourns the loss of Shannon Williams, a beloved teacher at Smyrna High and many are hoping to have the school's auditorium named after her.

2019 Statewide Spring Turkey Hunting Season Opens March 30

Tennessee's 2019 spring turkey season opens in all 95 counties on Saturday, March 30 and continues through Sunday, May 13.

100 Positions Available at Job Fair Next Week

The Goodwill Career Solutions center at 2955 S. Church St. in Murfreesboro will host a job fair from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 8.

Siegel Middle Evacuated Due to Gas Leak

Thursday afternoon, all Siegel Middle students were evacuated due to gas leak.

Murfreesboro's Most Wanted: Kenneth Roy McIntyre

Police are on the hunt for another Murfreesboro's Most Wanted criminal. Kenneth Roy McIntyre is wanted on felony warrants for violation of the Tennessee Sex ...

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.

Confederate Statue Near Courthouse Vandalized

Rutherford County Sheriff's investigators are searching for the identity of the person who vandalized the “Johnny Rebel” Confederate monument Tuesday night.

2 Homeless People Arrested for Burglary of a Readyville Church

Two homeless people were arrested Sunday after they allegedly stole property from Hickory Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Britney Bourgeois, Woodbury Grammar School, Cannon County, February 21, 2019  WKRN News 2

Britney Bourgeois is the 7th-grade math and science teacher at Woodbury Grammar School in Woodbury, Cannon County.

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