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Posted on: June 13, 2022

[ARCHIVED] June ‘In the City’ features Aug. 2022 Election, Special Olympics, artist Robin Caddell, more


“In the City” is your source for what’s happening in Murfreesboro. This month’s video magazine features 2022 Election information, the relocation of MTSU’s Student Flight Program, Special Olympics, MFRD Ropes Training and more.   


Murfreesboro’s video magazine is currently airing on YouTube, CityTV and other platforms throughout May, featuring the latest City news at


“In the City” is hosted by Michael Linn White and produced by Multi-Media Producer Steve Burris every month in the studios located at Murfreesboro City Hall.   


Stories in the June edition of “In the City” include: 


  • Mayor Shane McFarland explains why the expanding MTSU Student Flight Program is relocating to Shelbyville to allow the Pro Pilot program to continue to grow in Bedford County  
  • The Nashville Zoo visits Hobgood Elementary School and brings the classroom to life with some special guests for the special day  
  • The Middle Tennessee Area 16 Special Olympics holds a 2-day competition at MTSU after two years without the games  
  • Watch as John Pittard Elementary rolled out the red carpet for Special Olympics Athletes  
  • Get 2022 Election information from the Administrator of Elections Alan Farley including voter turnout for the May Primary Election and candidate information and sample ballot for the upcoming August 4 Election Watch video    
  • The Doug Young Public Safety Training Center recently hosted MFRD Ropes Training. Capt. Wesley Slager explains why consistent training and equipment is critical to proficiency 
  • Local artist Robin Caddell featured “Artistic Candy” at Center for the Arts gallery 
  • Juneteenth holiday three-day celebration, June 16-18 
  • City Transportation Department tests Flashing Yellow Arrow Light downtown

  • Live Note INC and Mayor McFarland unveil plans for a multi-million-dollar outdoor Amphitheatre, Boot Barn, and Smokehouse restaurant in the Gateway. 
  • Plus, the League of Women Voters (LWV) hosted a City Candidate Forum on June 7 in partnership with CityTV, Focus on the Boro, PAWs Pet of the Month.  


The June 2022 edition of “In the City” is airing on CityTV throughout the month or can be viewed anytime on the City of Murfreesboro’s YouTube channel and Facebook page. The magazine show airs every day at 8:00 a.m., 6:30 p.m., and 10:30 p.m. on CityTV.  Murfreesboro CityTV can be viewed on Comcast Xfinity Channels 3 and 1094, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, and Apple TV. 


For all the latest City news, visit or watch the most recent newsbreaks and past episodes of “In the City” on our YouTube channel or


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