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10:25am

Fri November 14, 2014
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Obamacare year 2 open enrollment is underway

Credit healthcare.gov

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  If you purchased health insurance through the Affordable Care Act online marketplace last year, or hope to do so this year, the open enrollment period is now underway.

Cindy Rhea with the Hope Clinic in Murfreesboro says Tennesseans who used the federal marketplace to buy insurance last year should have received a letter from Uncle Sam reminding them that the open enrollment period is the time to update their records or make policy changes.

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12:40pm

Thu November 13, 2014
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The Murfreesboro food burglar strikes again

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  We might have to start calling him the Riviera Drive Food Bandit.

Recently WMOT News told you about a home burglary on Riviera where the home owner noted that the thief had taken time to eat a pizza out of the refrigerator before fleeing.

Now Murfreesboro Police are reporting a second robbery on Riviera Drive, and this time the robber actually took time to cook a meal while robbing the home.

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12:37pm

Thu November 13, 2014
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Report highlights connection between education and child welfare in Tenn.

Credit datacenter.kidscount.org

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMOT) — A new report that evaluates the welfare of children in Tennessee focuses on the connection between the state’s poorest children and the amount of education their parents receive.

The report released Wednesday by the Annie E. Casey Foundation's Kids Count project notes that four out of five poor children in Tennessee live in homes where no one has a college degree.

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12:28pm

Thu November 13, 2014
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2 armed robberies, same day, same Murf. apartment complex

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)  --  At least two armed robberies took place at the same Murfreesboro apartment complex on Monday.

Jimmy Johns delivery driver Neil S. Williams tells police that he was robbed at gunpoint Monday while delivering food to building No. 2 at 1345 Wenlon Drive.

Police say they developed three suspects in the case and brought them in for questioning. The arrest report states all three men confessed to taking part in the robbery.

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7:09am

Thu November 13, 2014
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Mid-State Hazardous Weather Statement from the NWS

Credit WEATHER.GOV

THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT

SOME ISOLATED PATCHES OF LIGHT SLEET AND OR LIGHT SNOW WILL
BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE MID MORNING HOURS TODAY. ONLY MINOR
ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED.

FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

SOME MINOR ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOWFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
NORTHERN HIGHLAND RIM AND LOCATIONS APPROACHING THE TENNESSEE...
KENTUCKY BORDER...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
THERE WILL BE A CHANCE OF MINOR SNOWFALL ACCUMULATIONS ACROSS
THE ENTIRE MID STATE SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY MONDAY MORNING.

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