Rachel Givens

Rachel Givens, age 74 of Murfreesboro, died Saturday June 2, 2018 at her home.

She was born in Oak Ridge, TN and was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Harrell Mayes and Mary Elizabeth Evans Mayes, a sister, Ann Wright. Mrs. Givens was a member of St. Mark’s United Methodist Church and was a faithful Volunteer at St. Marks, and helped start the Stephen Ministry as a Stephen Leader. She had attended UT Knoxville and majored in English. Mrs. Givens worked for Morris Newspaper Company and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

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Down on the farm

Roughly 600 third-graders from Murfreesboro City Schools experienced farm life at MTSU Wednesday as part of a field trip that served as the culminating event for the Farm to School curriculum. MTSU students and professors shared information about the dairy, the garden and life on a farm.

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Murfreesboro’s toy story

Glenn King sits on his truck’s tailgate to show off the bed full of stuffed toys he delivers frequently to young and old alike. JASON M. REYNOLDS Glenn King sits on his truck’s tailgate to show off the bed full of stuffed toys he delivers frequently to young and old alike.

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City of Murfreesboro Honors Telecommunicators

MFRD Chief Mark Foulks, 9-1-1 Communications Director Seth Russell, Telecommunicator fo the Year Marty Gillihan, Assistant City Manager Jennifer Moody, MPD Chief Mike Bowen Erica Sewell, 2nd Shift Supervisor, Seth Russell, 9-1-1 Communications Director, Marty Gillahan, Telecommunicator of the Year, Stefanie Gillahan, wife, Hayley, daughter, Lindsay Callahan, 2nd Shift Supervisor Seth Russell, 9-1-1 Communications Director, Marty Gillahan, Tellecommunicator of the Year, Stefanie Gillahan, wife, Hayley, daughter This is telecommunicators week across the nation, and Murfreesboro is honoring those who serve as the life saving link between the public and first responders.

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Property Tax Relief for Disabled Veterans, Disabled Persons and Elderly Low-income Homeowners Pass in the House

Nashville, TN – Property Tax Relief for disabled Veterans, disabled persons and low-income elderly homeowners, House Bill 1496/Senate Bill 1675 (Sen. Mark Green, R-Clarksville) passed the House Floor on March 12th, 2018 and is headed by to the Senate Floor for a vote on the amendment which would include the veterans spouse.

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Substitute Teacher and Full Time Teacher Job Fairs in Murfreesboro

A job fair for local substitute teachers will be held in Murfreesboro on March 2nd.

The Professional Educational Services Group (PESG,) servicing Rutherford County Schools, will be holding the Job Fair on Friday March 02, 2018 from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. The job fair will be held at Rutherford County Board of Education at 2240 Southpark Dr. Murfreesboro TN.

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