Murfreesboro Was Under Siege 157 New Year’s Ago

January 1, 2020, WGNS Radio (MURFREESBORO) 157-years ago there were cannons aimed at the cupola of our historic Rutherford County Courthouse. Soldiers from both sides took over stately homes and used them for hospitals. This battle, which shaped much of Murfreesboro’s history, began on the last day of 1862 and…

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GE sale for battlefield preservation expected by October

July 9, 2019, The Murfreesboro Post, Jason Reynolds The sale of the GE/O’Reilly distribution center to a battlefield preservation coalition is still pending and should happen by the fall, a state official said, and a preservation organization is collecting money to make the deal happen. Nina Scall, director for programs…

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