16 men have been arrested for seeking sex with minors in a Rutherford County human trafficking sting, according to a TBI official release. The two-day undercover operation, including the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office, the Smyrna Police Department, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigators, and the office of 16th District …

Photos of Dirhat Mohammed are courtesy of Dirhat Mohammed and photographer Keely Ginder   There’s a saying about writing the horrors of war. You don’t write the big picture: the fires, the screams, the unstoppable force of decimation. No—you write about the small details. The ash coating a child’s cold cheek. The silent tears of …

Beverly Keel, chair of the Department of Recording Industry at MTSU, has been named the next dean of the College of Media and Entertainment, University Provost Mark Byrnes announced Wednesday. I am honored and excited to announce that I will become dean of @MTSU College of Media and Entertainment in January! — Beverly Keel (@bevkeel) …

Two missing persons cases have been reported by the Murfreesboro Police Criminal Investigations Department. The first, reported missing on October 22, is Prevo Larry Clark, who was reported missing by a family member. Clark was released from the Rutherford County Jail on October 1, and has not been heard from since October 10. The report …

The infamous “Baby Trump” balloon, which made its first appearance in London in July of 2018, will be making its first southern appearance of the 2020 election cycle in Nashville Friday morning. The 20 ft balloon will be flying over Music City Center around 8 a.m. as part of the lead up to the fifth …

Photo courtesy of the The Murfreesboro Post The Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department Swift Water Rescue team and the Rutherford County Special Operations Dive Rescue successfully rescued a father and daughter who were stranded on the Stones River on Sunday, according to an official release from the Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department. FATHER-DAUGHTER RESCUED pic.twitter.com/gCDNJY6rSU — MBoroFireRescue …