Tag Archives: Rutherford County

Local Students Have Book Published

(WKRN Nashville) Twenty-one students in Rutherford County are now published authors and spent Tuesday signing autographs at Barnes and Noble. The students wrote and illustrated a book called “Stop! Look! Listen! How Do Elephants Stay Safe at School.” The 18-page … Continue reading

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American Standard to Build New Rutherford Co. Plant

A long-time bathroom and kitchen fixtures manufacturer says it will build it’s 1st new plant in the United States in 25 years in Rutherford County. American Standard brands says the manufacturing and distribution complex planned for a Laverne location will … Continue reading

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Fastest Growing Counties in Tennessee

Three counties around Nashville among the fastest growing in the state. The U.S Census Bureau says Rutherford, Williamson and Wilson counties all packed in new residents over the past year. Rutherford county grew by an estimated 2.7 percent, adding more … Continue reading

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Man Facing Multiple Charges Following Stabbing

A Cannon County man facing multiple charges following an alleged weekend stabbing incident. Jeremy Duke, age 32, of Readyville, was charged following the attack at a bonfire party in Rutherford County Saturday. Authorities say three victims were attacked with a … Continue reading

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Nissan to Expand Smyrna Supplier

A Major Middle Tennessee car maker says it will expand it’s Smyrna supplier park, adding some 1,000 new jobs to the local economy. Nissan North America says it already has ten parts-makers lined up to locate alongside it’s final assembly … Continue reading

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1,000 Jobs to be Created in Rutherford County

State economic officials say a $100 million investment will bring an estimated 1,000 high tech manufacturing jobs to a Rutherford County location. Governor Bill Haslam will announce site selection in Smyrna during a Capital Hill news conference set for today. … Continue reading

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Bedford County Authorities have little to go on in Murder Case

Bedford County authorities say they have few clues in connection with the apparent murder of an elderly Rutherford County woman found dead alongside a rural road outside of Shelbyville Monday morning. Investigators say the victim has been identified as Lois … Continue reading

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