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Name Released in Wednesday fatal accident in Smyrna

Name Released in Wednesday fatal accident in Smyrna

WGNS has more news on a fatal two vehicle accident that occurred on Wednesday in Smyrna.

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Rutherford County Schools earns coveted 'Exemplary' award for Tennessee

Rutherford County Schools earns coveted 'Exemplary' award for Tennessee

Rutherford County Schools has received the highest performance designation available, based on awards announced today by the Tennessee Department of Education.

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Ten Years Brings Tennessee Fewer Teen Driving Fatalities

Ten Years Brings Tennessee Fewer Teen Driving Fatalities

Car crashes are the number one killer of American teens. However, in the past decade, tremendous safety gains have been made.

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Tennessee Valley Healthcare System to initiate Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program

Tennessee Valley Healthcare System to initiate Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program

Tennessee Valley Healthcare System Director, Ms. Jennifer Vedral-Baron, will initiate the TVHS Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program in a ceremony at the Women Veterans Healthcare Center on Charlotte Avenue at 10 a.m. Friday, October 27.

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TBI Warns of Cocaine-Fentanyl Dangers

TBI Warns of Cocaine-Fentanyl Dangers

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation's Drug Investigation Division (DID) is urging public caution, especially among recreational drug users, following recent evidence submissions to two TBI crime laboratories.

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ATF Offers Reward in Smyrna Gun Store Theft

ATF Offers Reward in Smyrna Gun Store Theft

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in conjunction with the Smyrna Police Department, and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, are offering a reward of up to $ 7,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction for those responsible for the theft of firearms from Guns N More, a federal firearm licensee (FFL).

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Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...

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Murfreesboro Police Chief Karl Durr Resigns

Karl Durr with City Manager Rob Lyons
Karl Durr with City Manager Rob Lyons

Murfreesboro Police Chief James "Karl" Durr submitted his resignation. The resignation was accepted by City Manager Rob Lyons Thursday (October 19th).

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Thursday Threat found on bathroom wall at Eagleville School

Thursday Threat found on bathroom wall at Eagleville School

The threat was evidently made on a bathroom wall in small print. However, a search revealed the threat was unsubstantiated.

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Demos' Family Restaurants Encourage Prayer

Demos' Family Restaurants Encourage Prayer

One family business is encouraging directed conversation on October 28th.

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Women allegedly hide in Walmart bathroom after road rage incident

Women allegedly hide in Walmart bathroom after road rage incident

The women parked their cars and headed into the store. They told officers the man also parked and followed them inside.

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Boots & Brews event and help out the local Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center

 Boots & Brews event and help out the local Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center

Kelsey Keith told WGNS that sexual assault alone causes a massive problem in society...

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Memphis man arrested in Murfreesboro for drugs

Memphis man arrested in Murfreesboro for drugs

A 25 year old Memphis, TN man was arrested in Murfreesboro on felony drug charges. Evidently, police were called to Aspen Heights Apartment Complex...

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Community Foundation of Rutherford County Established

Community Foundation of Rutherford County Established

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee (CFMT) is pleased to announce the creation of its newest affiliate fund, the Community Foundation of Rutherford County.

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Middle TN's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk THIS Saturday

Middle TN's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk THIS Saturday

Middle Tennessee's 16th American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk will be held Saturday, Oct. 21 at Nissan Stadium.

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Talk with Your Health Care Provider about Breast Cancer Screening, Risk Factors

Talk with Your Health Care Provider about Breast Cancer Screening, Risk Factors

With nearly 4,700 new cases of breast cancer diagnosed in Tennessee every year, the Tennessee Department of Health encourages residents to talk with a health care provider on when to schedule their annual mammograms.

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MTSU thanks Ole South, First Tennessee for $40K boost to student micro-grant fund

MTSU thanks Ole South, First Tennessee for $40K boost to student micro-grant fund

For MTSU senior Terra Stembridge, the university's emergency micro-grant fund was the lifeline that kept her enrolled for fall semester and on track to obtain her entrepreneurship degree from the Jones College of Business in the spring.

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Crash on I-24 Near I-840 Snarls Traffic

Crash on I-24 Near I-840 Snarls Traffic

I-24 was shut down for a time while authorities cleared the scene. It happened around 9:30am at mile marker 72, which is just a couple of miles past I-840.

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Mayor comments on possible White Lives Matter rally expected in Murfreesboro

Mayor comments on possible White Lives Matter rally expected in Murfreesboro

At the recent African American Heritage Society black tie affair, Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland made a statement about the proposed upcoming that has been labeled as a White Lives Matter event.

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Home Burglary Proves Costly at $25,000+ in Murfreesboro

Home Burglary Proves Costly at $25,000+ in Murfreesboro

The 48-year-old told police the unknown culprits took $20,000 worth of jewelry, 11 designer purses...

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State of LGBTQ Equality in Eight Tennessee Cities Detailed

State of LGBTQ Equality in Eight Tennessee Cities Detailed

According to their rating system, Murfreesboro received a score of 12, which is extremely low on their list. Nashville had the highest score...

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Have you seen this man?

Have you seen this man?

Nashville Metro Police are asking for the public's help throughout Middle Tennessee in locating a domestic violence suspect.

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Arts continue to Grow in Tennessee

Arts continue to Grow in Tennessee

Creative Aging TN has awarded 19 grants across Tennessee for programming to connect older adults with creative experiences in their communities.

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SHARE: Missing 16 year old could be in Rutherford County

SHARE: Missing 16 year old could be in Rutherford County

A missing 16 year old could be in Rutherford County... Reports indicate Serenity Burk was last seen in Woodlawn, Tennessee.

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Tennessee is Number 4 in Nation for Females being murdered

Tennessee is Number 4 in Nation for Females being murdered

A new study shows Tennessee ranks fourth in the nation for women being murdered by men per capita.

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