This is National School Bus Safety Week. More than 25 million children ride the yellow bus every school day, and National School Bus Safety Week serves as a reminder for students, parents, teachers, and the community to keep school bus safety in the forefront.
Leaves will be falling soon, and you'll want to get rid of them! Bag up your leaves and put the bags next to the street for pickup! No need to call. The Town of Smyrna's Brush Truck service will pick up leaves bagged in biodegradable (heavy paper) bags.
A record 2.13 million visitors were welcomed to Rutherford County in 2017, a 7.4 percent increase from 2016’s then record-breaking mark of 1.98 million visitors. Rutherford County has outperformed the national average for tourism growth of 2.6 percent, for the third consecutive year.