rutherford county tennessee http://wmot.org en Heavy Turnouts Reported for Early Voting http://wmot.org/post/heavy-turnouts-reported-early-voting <p style="line-height: 200%;"><span style='line-height: 200%; font-family: "Arial","sans-serif"; font-size: 14pt;'>NASHVILLE, <span style="color: red;">Tenn</span>. (AP/WMOT) — Tennessee election officials report that nearly 605,000 people have cast ballots as the state's early voting period hits its halfway mark.</span></p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 18:12:47 +0000 Mike Osborne 17143 at http://wmot.org Spokesman Says Mosque Likely Not Ready for Start of Ramadan http://wmot.org/post/spokesman-says-mosque-likely-not-ready-start-ramadan <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; A spokesman for the Islamic Center of Murfreesboro now says congregants likely will not get to celebrate the beginning of Ramadan in their new mosque.</span></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 11px;">The Center&rsquo;s leadership filed a lawsuit in federal court in Nashville yesterday, asking that a chancery court order denying them occupancy of the new building be lifted immediately.&nbsp; That order was granted yesterday evening.</span></p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 10:27:19 +0000 AP/WMOT 13382 at http://wmot.org Spokesman Says Mosque Likely Not Ready for Start of Ramadan