8,535 Residents in Rutherford County Receiving Unemployment Checks due to COVID-19

Sep 18, 2020 at 09:19 am by WGNS

Newly filed unemployment claims are down again, for the week ending on September 12th in Tennessee. New unemployment claims also went down the previous week ending on Septembe.... Read More

Unemployment Drops in August as More Tennesseans Go Back to Work after COVID-19 Closures

Sep 18, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

As more Tennesseans return to the workforce, the statewide unemployment rate for Tennessee decreased in August, according to the latest data released by the Department of Labo.... Read More

Tennessee Treasurer Returns Over $10K in Unclaimed Property to Rutherford County government

Sep 18, 2020 at 08:39 am by WGNS

State Senators Shane Reeves and Dawn White joined State Treasurer David H. Lillard, Jr. to return $10,617.79 in Unclaimed Property to Mayor Bill Ketron on behalf of Rutherford.... Read More

State Rep. Tim Rudd releases 2021 legislative survey

Sep 18, 2020 at 08:15 am by WGNS

State Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, today released his legislative survey for 2021 asking constituents of Tennessee House District 34 for essential feedback.The survey questi.... Read More

Tennessee Launches New Initiatives for Long-term Care Facility Residents

Sep 18, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Health and Tennessee’s Unified Command Group today announced three new initiatives to enhance the well-being and quality of life of Tennessea.... Read More

Passing Of Charlie Mullins And Memories Of Murfreesboro

Sep 17, 2020 at 11:10 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Charlie Mullins and his dad Hershel had an ability to share local history in a way that brought it to life. Charlie passed away Wednesday at the age of 80.... Read More

"End Of Watch" for SPD Officer Ray Jones

Sep 17, 2020 at 04:30 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  The end of watch for 31-year Smyrna Police Officer Ray Jones came on Thursday, September 17, 2020.  Chief Kevin Arnold commented, "We are grateful for.... Read More

RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Adult Detention Center Passes State Certification

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:58 pm by WGNS

No defects were found after an inspection by the Tennessee Corrections Institute staff Wednesday at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.Th.... Read More

Fake ID Case in Murfreesboro - Subject Identified

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:47 pm by scott

Detectives in Murfreesboro working fraud cases involving the same individual were able to identify their culprit, thanks to those who took the time to view the above photo and.... Read More

Technology Grant for Rutherford County Library

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:27 pm by WGNS

State Senators Dawn White and Shane Reeves joined Representatives Tim Rudd, Charlie Baum, Mike Sparks and Bryan Terry today to announce the Rutherford County Library will rece.... Read More

La Vergne Edges Stewarts Creek; Other RuCo FB Scores

Sep 18, 2020 at 11:48 pm by WGNS

La Vergne came from behind to defeat region foe Stewarts Creek 32-27 Friday night. Wolverines running back Ray Banner eclipsed the 1,000 yard mark in five games this season w.... Read More

Stewarts Creek at La Vergne on WGNS Friday Night

Sep 17, 2020 at 01:15 pm by WGNS

Region play is always big - but for our local teams in Region 5-6A, this year of COVID football makes it even bigger. With Metro teams in the league and not being able to pla.... Read More

Riverdale Downs Smyrna; RuCo FB Scores

Sep 11, 2020 at 11:13 pm by WGNS

The non-region, Rutherford County battle between Riverdale and Smyrna goes the Warrior's way with a 40-20 victory at Tom Nolan Field Friday night. Riverdale scored with just.... Read More