The Woman's Club of Murfreesboro Celebrates #103

1856. Monday marks the 103rd anniversary of the purchasing of the home and founding of the Woman's Club of Murfreesboro. The group held its Second Annual Legacy Gathering Saturday night. They are raising funds to preserve the...

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FATAL Motorcycle vs Pickup Crash Saturday Night

Shortly before 9:00 o'clock Saturday night, there was a fatal motorcycle vs truck crash in the 2700 block of South Rutherford Boulevard. The roadways were wet and slick as a heavy storm had been in the area for several hours.

Debris Killing Grass and Safety Issue for Motorists

Tree limbs, brush and hedge trimming is not only creating bad "visible first impression" for visitors to Murfreesboro, it's also killing grass and becoming an obstacle to motorists driving city streets--especially at night.

FATAL Motorcycle vs Pickup Crash Saturday Night

FATAL Motorcycle vs Pickup Crash Saturday Night

Shortly before 9:00 o'clock Saturday night, there was a fatal motorcycle vs truck crash in the 2700 block of South Rutherford Boulevard. The roadways were wet and slick as a heavy storm had been in the area for several hours.

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The Woman's Club of Murfreesboro Celebrates #103

The Woman's Club of Murfreesboro Celebrates #103

1856. Monday marks the 103rd anniversary of the purchasing of the home and founding of the Woman's Club of Murfreesboro. The group held its Second Annual Legacy Gathering Saturday night. They are raising funds to preserve the 1856 home on the corner of College and North Academy Streets.

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CONGRATULATIONS MFRD Chief Mark Foulks

CONGRATULATIONS MFRD Chief Mark Foulks

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Chief Mark Foulks was named the 2018-2019 "Fire Chief of the Year" by the Tennessee Fire Chiefs Association

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Sweltering Temps + Storms = Road Challenges

Sweltering Temps + Storms = Road Challenges

A mix of storms and sweltering temperatures creates challenges for construction crews and motorists. Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns of areas to avoid today through July 27, 2019.

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Tom Boyd Appointed 6-Year MTSU Trustees Board

Tom Boyd Appointed 6-Year MTSU Trustees Board

Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee has appointed Middle Tennessee State University alumnus Tom Boyd of Lebanon, Tennessee, to a six-year term on the university's Board of Trustees.

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Thursday AM Blaze Damages Rucker Rd. Home

Thursday AM Blaze Damages Rucker Rd. Home

At 9:18AM Thursday morning, Rutherford County Fire and Rescue was called to a structure fire in the 200 block of Rucker Road.

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State Honors Sumitomo Electric in LaVergne

State Honors Sumitomo Electric in LaVergne

The Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration (TOSHA) has recognized Sumitomo Electric Wiring Systems, Inc. in La Vergne with the Commissioner's Award of Excellence for Workplace Safety and Health.

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UPDATE: Murder in LaVergne - One Arrested

UPDATE: Murder in LaVergne - One Arrested

The shooter who was involved in a Wednesday night incident in front of Roma's Pizza located at 5150 Murfreesboro Road in LaVergne has been identified and arrested.

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Unemployment Rate in Tennessee Remains Historic Low

Unemployment Rate in Tennessee Remains Historic Low

Unemployment across Tennessee remains near its historic low, despite a slight increase to 3.4 percent in June, according to the latest data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD).

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Special Kids Teaming Up with MTSU Men's Basketball Team

Special Kids Teaming Up with MTSU Men's Basketball Team

Special Kids, a Christian therapy and nursing center for children with special needs, is teaming up with the MTSU Men's Basketball team.

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Increasing Minimum Wage from $7.25/hour to $15/hour

Increasing Minimum Wage from $7.25/hour to $15/hour

The bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage from its present rate of $7.25 per hour.

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The Inaugural Boro Balloon Fest Taking Off August 2-4

The Inaugural Boro Balloon Fest Taking Off August 2-4

Boro Balloon Fest will host several hot air balloons for adventure flights, tethered rides, & balloon glows for 3 days! Scheduled during the beginning season of Sunflowers at The Grove at Williamson Place...

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National Minority Donor Awareness Week in Tennessee

National Minority Donor Awareness Week in Tennessee

Almost 35 percent of the more than 100,000 people on the national waiting list for a kidney transplant are African-American.

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Agriculture Enterprise Fund Sparks $40 Million in Economic Activity

Agriculture Enterprise Fund Sparks $40 Million in Economic Activity

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture (TDA) and the Tennessee Department of Economic and Community Development (TNECD) have partnered with local agribusinesses to initiate more than $40 million of economic activity

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Cari Parr, Special Education Teacher at Barfield Elementary

Cari Parr, Special Education Teacher at Barfield Elementary

The Doug Young Educator of the Month salute from NewsRadio WGNS spotlights Cari Parr, a special education teacher at Barfield Elementary. It's sponsored by City Tile and Floor Covering on Spring Street, L&K Trophies and Toot's Good Food and Fun.

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