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Welcome to the Heart of Middle Tennessee

Welcome to the Heart of Middle Tennessee

La Vergne is the gateway to Rutherford County and the neighbor to Nashville, the Country Music Capitol of the World. La Vergne is nestled next to the 14,000-acre Percy Priest Lake offering outdoor recreation opportunities including fishing, boating, and more. The city is ranked sixth in the state for being business-friendly.  We are ranked as the fourth best place in the state of Tennessee for job seekers. In addition, La Vergne was named as the most affordable suburb of a major … Read entire article »


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City adds 360-online tours for library and fire station

City adds 360-online tours for library and fire station

Acknowledging the cultural centerpiece of the city and a state-of-the-art emergency facility, the city of La Vergne is featuring the La Vergne Public Library and Fire Station 3 in new 360- virtual tours on Google maps. “This is the next best thing to taking an actual tour in person,” said Mayor Senna Mosley. “It is a great way for our residents to see some of the facilities and services that are funded through tax dollars. It … Read entire article »

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One day left for Food for Fines program

One day left for Food for Fines program

The “Food for Fines” program at the La Vergne Public Library is underway through April 17. The program is designed to collect non-perishable, unexpired food items to help feed the hungry. The added bonus is that people who have unpaid library fines will get $1 credit toward the money they owe for every qualified food item they donate. “If you or someone … Read entire article »

Eleven new firefighters chosen in La Vergne

Eleven new firefighters chosen in La Vergne

When the city of La Vergne purchased the privately held fire department on January 1, officials planned to add new firefighters at the same cost as the previous contract. Today, the city announced the addition of 11 new firefighters to the La Vergne Fire Department. “After reviewing 281 applications, agility testing 81 candidates, and interviewing 73 individuals, I am pleased to … Read entire article »

Board Meeting, April 1, 2014

Board Meeting, April 1, 2014

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen met on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. Mayor Senna Mosley, Vice Mayor Chris Farmer, Alderman Tom Broeker, Alderman Sherry Green, and Alderman Dennis Waldron were in attendance. Awards and Recognitions Community Service Awards Mayor Mosley presented Jaimi Ensey of Griggs & Maloney, Sean Kelley and Shelly Morton of Bridgestone, and Thomas Champagne of Severn Trent … Read entire article »

Thousands of children to search for golden eggs

Thousands of children to search for golden eggs

The Parks and Recreation Department of La Vergne is planning the Annual Easter Egg Hunt just in time for spring. The festivities will take place on Saturday, April12, at Veterans Memorial Park located at 115 Floyd Mayfield Drive. There will be games and activities for the whole family starting at 9:00 a.m., and the Easter Egg Hunt will take place at … Read entire article »

Christy-Houston Foundation donates funding for playground

Christy-Houston Foundation donates funding for playground

The long-awaited playground at Lake Forest Park in La Vergne is being built this year, thanks to a generous donation from the Christy-Houston Foundation. “This donation from the Christy-Houston Foundation is taking us across the finish line for the playground,” said Mayor Senna Mosley.  “This playground will have an incredible impact on this neighborhood. We expect a huge boost in the … Read entire article »

Spring break sobriety checkpoints announced

Spring break sobriety checkpoints announced

The La Vergne Police Department will be looking for drunk drivers in the city on Saturday, April 5 through alcohol saturation patrols, as well as conducting sobriety checkpoints. On April 5, from 6:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m., the La Vergne Police Department will monitor traffic for signs of impaired driving within city limits and along I-24.  These saturation points will also … Read entire article »

City auctioning 41 items on GovDeals

City auctioning 41 items on GovDeals

In one of its biggest auctions to date, the City of La Vergne has placed 41 items – including fire trucks, cars, SUVs, and trucks – up for auction on GovDeals. Bidders will have through Monday, April 14 at 8:00 a.m. to bid on the items that also include speakers, romance novels, furniture, televisions, audio books, and more. Vehicles to be … Read entire article »

Residents across county are targeted in scam

Residents across county are targeted in scam

Several law enforcement jurisdictions from across Rutherford County have received reports of a telephone scam where people are impersonating police officers by telephone. Since Tuesday, March 25, reports have been coming in about telephone calls claiming ticket fines from red light cameras are owed. The criminals say these tickets must be paid by credit card, sharing debit or bank information, or … Read entire article »

Spring Craft Fair scheduled by La Vergne Rescue

Spring Craft Fair scheduled by La Vergne Rescue

The La Vergne Rescue Squad is hosting a craft fair on Saturday, April 5 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 141 Gambill Lane. The indoor-outdoor craft and gift fair will feature crafters from the Middle Tennessee area. Small business vendors will be featured including representatives from Vinyl Designs, Scentsy, Thirty-One, and Mary Kay, as well as products including doll clothes … Read entire article »