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A maintenance worker trimming trees near Medical Center Parkway defended himself from an enraged driver with a chainsaw Tuesday morning when the driver threatened him with a knife. The driver has been named as Justin Conners, 25. After slamming on his breaks and nearly causing the car behind him to wreck, the driver of the car honked at …

On Friday, MTSU student Deandre Ford, 19, was arrested for shoplifting at the Walmart located on S. Rutherford. Walmart loss prevention reported that Ford was observed removing the security wrap from two LG 49” televisions priced at $398 each. Ford then placed the two televisions into a shopping cart and passed all points of sale, …

Rutherford County Sheriff Robert Arnold

The Rutherford County Commission unanimously approved a resolution asking Sheriff Robert Arnold to resign Thursday night. Arnold along with his uncle, John Vanderveer, and Joe Russell, the Sheriff’s Office chief of accounting and administration, face a 14-count federal indictment alleging that the three illegally profited off inmates through the sale of electron cigarette through a …

An arrest warrant has been issued by Rutherford County Grand Jury for Quantavios Dance in connection to a homicide that occurred at Vie at Murfreesboro apartment complex on March 18. Dance provided police with false information intended to obstruct or hinder the investigation in order to prevent the apprehension of a suspect. Investigators believe that …

2016 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Tennessee Highway Patrol (THP) is preparing for an estimated 80,000 visitors to pass through Tennessee this weekend. Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival  takes place on a farm in Manchester off exit 111 on Interstate 24. Gates to the farm will open Wednesday at 8 p.m. with the festival lasting from Thursday until Sunday. The gates …

A former MTSU history professor has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his wife. Dr. James Huhta allegedly stabbed his wife, Mary Huhta, 79, with a kitchen knife several times in the stomach before leaping off the second-floor of their vacation home located in Singer Island, Florida. While James Huhta was being transported …