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Middle Tennessee Electric Provides Energy-Saving Tips for Summer

Wednesday, July 28, 2021


Many Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) members are surprised to see their electric bills soar along side the temperature in the hottest months of the year. When sweltering heat arrives, it can be tempting to crank up the air conditioning to stay cool, but MTE says there are other steps your household can take to survive the summer while conserving energy and saving money.
 
Managing the thermostat and the amount of sunlight that warms your home are good places to start, but limiting when you use appliances that give off heat can also go a long way in keeping the temperature down. MTE recommends these energy-saving tips to stay cool without breaking the bank this summer:
 
Turn off any unnecessary lights. Much of the energy consumed by light bulbs is emitted as heat, driving already warm temperatures even higher and sending your thermostat into overdrive.
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Rutherford County EMS Moves to 24/72 Shifts for Employees to Promote Better Work-Life Balance

Monday, July 19, 2021


Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) recently made the decision to change to 24 hours on and 72 hours off shifts for Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians (AEMTS) and Paramedics.  More

RCEMS Promotes Two to Captain

Wednesday, July 14, 2021


Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) announced Tuesday the promotion of Josh Wright and Mike Johnson to Captain.  More

RCFR Promotes Lieutenants/Engineers

Tuesday, July 13, 2021


Rutherford County Fire Rescue recently promoted a host of new lieutenants and engineers.  More

RCFR Promotes Haston to Captain

Friday, July 09, 2021


Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) Chief Larry Farley announced Wednesday the promotion of Andy Haston to the position of Captain.  More

Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office Participates in Registered Apprentice Program

Thursday, July 08, 2021


The Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office recently received approval for an official U.S. Department of Labor-certified Registered Apprentice Program (RAP).  More

RCFR Promotes Sanders to Fire Marshal

Friday, July 02, 2021


Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) Chief Larry Farley announced this week Joshua Sanders will be promoted to the position of Fire Marshal.  More

Rutherford County Fire Rescue Offers Fireworks Safety Tips Ahead of Fourth of July Celebrations

Wednesday, June 30, 2021


Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) is offering a host of fireworks safety tips ahead of this weekend’s Fourth of July Celebrations.  More

Innovative Program Prepares Inmates for Release/Reentry into Community

Tuesday, June 29, 2021


The Rutherford County Correctional Work Center (RCCWC) is pleased to announce its newest program geared toward preparing inmates for release and reentry into the community.  More