murfreesboropost 2013-07-11

LOGUE: Making work easier would be best family value



Your mama used to say, “If you wait until you have enough money before you have a baby, you’ll never have a baby.”Your mama used to say, If you wait until you have enough money before you have a baby, youll never have a baby.Mama knew what she was talking about, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention back […]

Local youth teams aim for state baseball title



Some of the best youth baseball teams in the Volunteer State will be making the trip to Murfreesboro this weekend for the annual Tennessee Youth Baseball Association Invitational State Championship Tournament at Barfield Crescent Park.Some of the best youth baseball teams in the Volunteer State will be making the trip to Murfreesboro this weekend for the annual Tennessee Youth Baseball […]

Sheriff goes on defense with THP video



Arnold rebukes DUI checkpoint claimsThe Rutherford County Sheriffs Office deputy who has faced nearly a week of accusations that he violated the civil rights of a Murfreesboro man is innocent of all wrongdoing, Sheriff Robert Arnold said Thursday.He didnt violate anybodys rights, Arnold said. He did his job.To back up his side of the argument, Arnold obtained a copy of […]

Charles Farlow



Charles T. Farlow, age 61 of Murfreesboro died Sunday July 7, 2013.He was native of Nashville and was a retired Insurance Adjuster. Mr. Farlow was a Veteran of United States Air Force.He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Shirley Farlow; children, Dana Fortner of Murfreesboro; Devin Farlow of Murfreesboro, Dawn Hughes of Murfreesboro; grandchildren, Megan, Dustin, Zackary, Dillon, […]

BURRISS: Obama right to refuse Westboro petition



Last week, President Barack Obama and his administration refused to cave in to public pressure to label Westboro Baptist Church a hate group.Last week, President Barack Obama and his administration refused to cave in to public pressure to label Westboro Baptist Church a hate group.More than 367,000 petitioners had asked the White House to make such a designation against the […]

MTMC gets new name



Center now called Saint Thomas Rutherford HospitalSaint Thomas Health, the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee, is renaming its family of five hospitals in Middle Tennessee to better reflect the organizations common mission.Saint Thomas Health is singularly focused on improving the health of the communities we serve, said Dr. Michael Schatzlein, president and chief executive officer of Saint Thomas […]

Patricia Mae Rupnik



Patricia Mae Rupnik, age 86, of Smyrna, passed away Tuesday July 9, 2013.Born in Elizabethtown, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mae Patterson. She is also preceded in death by her husband Mitchell Rupnik.Ms. Rupnik is survived by her children: daughters; Sharon Hawkins and her husband Bill of Bellevue, Carol Rinehart and her husband Kent of […]

Tracy raises quarter million in 2nd quarter



The Jim Tracy for Congress campaign announced in a Wednesday press release it raised $303,000 in the second fundraising quarter.The Jim Tracy for Congress campaign announced in a Wednesday press release it raised $303,000 in the second fundraising quarter.Sen. Jim Tracys overwhelming support continues to show in his strong fundraising numbers each quarter, said Shane Reeves, who serves as the […]

Agnes Ruth Woodward



Agnes Ruth Woodward,87, of Bradyville, Tenn., died Tuesday, July 9, 2013, in her home.Birthplace: New York City, N.Y.Survivors:Children:Sharon (Les) Bush of Bradyville, Arlene Bragg of Smyrna, Helen (Mike) Baldwin and Peter (Carolyn) Woodward all of Murfreesboro, Carol (Milton) Nunley of McMinnville and Janice (Alan) Goudie of Chapel HillAlso surviving are 17 grandchildren, 35 Great Grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.She […]

TNReport.com: New online college opens with Haslam’s backing



Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam was on hand Tuesday morning to mark the creation of a new government-supported online degree provider in the state.Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam was on hand Tuesday morning to mark the creation of a new government-supported online degree provider in the state.The Tennessee branch of theWestern Governors Universitywill be geared toward adult students looking to finish their […]