Created specifically to connect the media and the Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau, the Newsroom provides timely and interesting news content that features events, attractions and personalities.
For the media, this area offers a library of story ideas from which to draw. In addition, the CVB Newsroom features an online media kit highlighting major releases about our most appealing attractions and tourist opportunities.
The CVB staff is available to help our industry partners in spreading the good news about Tennessee tourism.
Breaking News Bulletins
Learn the latest about what's happening in Rutherford County:
Catch March Madness at MTSU
Don’t miss out on all of the fun and excitement at the 2014 TSSAA BlueCross State Basketball Championships! Come to MTSU’s Murphy Center to watch hoop action at its finest. The Girls&rsq... Read More
ReadySetRutherford.com selected as a 2014 “South’s Best Destination App or Mobile Site” by ConventionSouth Magazine
The Rutherford County Convention and Visitors Bureau mobile website, m.ReadySetRutherford.com, has been named as one of “The South’s Best Destination Apps and Mobile Sites,” by the editors of ... Read More
Barbara Wolke Promoted to Convention & Visitors Bureau Vice President
The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce has promoted Barbara Wolke to vice president of the Convention & Visitors Bureau. She has been serving in an interim capacity since November.As vice president, Wolk... Read More
Rutherford County Tourism Numbers Increase in 2013
Recently released figures show significant growth in Rutherford County’s tourism impact, including a $6 million increase in revenue on total rooms sold in 2013. According to the Smith Travel Research... Read More
Main Street JazzFest named as a Top 20 Event in the Southeast
The Southeast Tourism Society has named Main Street JazzFest one of the Top 20 Events in the Southeast for May, 2014.Main Street JazzFest will take place May 2-3, 2014. JazzFest is a weekend of fun and co... Read More
Rutherford County Convention & Visitors Bureau Honored With ConventionSouth’s Annual Readers’ Choice Award
GULF SHORES, Ala. (Oct. 28, 2013)—It is with honor that the publishers and editors of ConventionSouth, the national multimedia resource for planning events in the South, present Rutherford County Conventi... Read More
Oaklands Historic House Museum's "Wedding Dresses Through the Decades" Wins 2013 AASLH Award of Merit
Oaklands Historic House Museum received an Award of Merit from the American Association for State and Local History for its “Wedding Dresses through the Decades” exhibit.The AASLH Leadership in Hist... Read More
Tourist Spending in Rutherford County Tops $272 Million
Tourism is big business in Rutherford County! According to figures recently released by the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development and the U.S. Travel Association, the county saw an increase of 7.93% in to... Read More
Posted: 11/13/2013 30th Annual Christmas Candlelight Tour o Usher in the holiday season with an enchantin...Read More
Posted: 10/22/2013 Sam Davis, a Hero Remembered “Sam Davis, a Hero Remembered” wi...Read More
Posted: 10/18/2013 Stones River National Battlefield Reopen Stones River National Battlefield and Nationa...Read More