Action Alert: Act NOW to Stop Serious Threat to Stones River in Murfreesboro!

Murfreesboro’s Middle Point Landfill (the largest municipal landfill in Tennessee) has for years operated with minimal oversight and regulation. This led the Rutherford County Chapter of SOCM to launch a long-term Stop the Stink campaign for meaningful state regulation of the facility (and solid waste alternatives to landfilling). Earlier this year,…

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SOCM at Bonnaroo 2016!

This year SOCM again hosted a tent at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee. Every year, this event draws tens of thousands from Tennessee and across the country, so it is always an excellent outreach opportunity. A crew of SOCM volunteers from Middle and East TN spoke…

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Groups co-sponsor free screening of Working Films’ Coal Ash Stories at Middle Tennessee State University as part of Earth Week

4/14/15 – Groups co-sponsor free screening of Working Films’ Coal Ash Stories at Middle Tennessee State University as part of Earth Week Groups co-sponsor free screening of Working Films’ Coal Ash Stories at Middle Tennessee State University as part of Earth Week WHAT: In celebration of Earth Day, Students for…

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The Fight for Flat Rock

Local residents and SOCM members in Rutherford County are fighting to secure safe drinking water and to protect the unique natural environment surrounding Flat Rock. This short video gives an overview of the threats facing the area and efforts by locals to fight back. Check it out here!  

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