Rutherford Co. Chamber of Commerce ask for support in newly proposed legislation dealing with COVID-19

Aug 07, 2020 at 11:23 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce has sent members an email talking about newly proposed legislation that could impact local residents and businesses. Apparently, the.... Read More

Higher Electric Bill? The Merger between Middle TN Elec. and Murfreesboro Elec. did not equal changed Rates

Aug 07, 2020 at 10:36 am by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Electric has reported that a lot of residents have received higher bills after the merger with Murfreesboro Electric, some even posting their complaints to Fa.... Read More

RuCo School Board: Young, Maxwell, Bratton & Moore Winners

Aug 07, 2020 at 12:50 am by WGNS

Two of the three incumbents for Rutherford County School Board retain their seats with newcomer Claire Maxwell defeating 16-year member Terry Hodge. The vote in the zone 5 ra.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Council: Shacklett, Wade & Wright Winners

Aug 07, 2020 at 12:48 am by WGNS

Eight-year Murfreesboro City Councilman Eddie Smotherman was unsuccessful in his bid for a third term, as Shawn Wright captured one of three seats. Councilman Bill Shacklett.... Read More

RuCo Road Board: Bratcher, Shirley, Anderson and Johnson Winners

Aug 07, 2020 at 12:45 am by WGNS

Two Rutherford County Road Board races were unopposed, two others were not. And one of those two came down to the wire. Michael Shirley held off Randal "Bubba" Jones to take.... Read More

Atwood Stays on Bench; Defeats Mitchell for Circuit Court Judge

Aug 06, 2020 at 11:46 pm by WGNS

Jo Atwood was appointed Circuit Court Judge by Governor Lee May 26th. Election Day saw her win the seat with 63-percent of the vote over local attorney Jack Mitchell. The dist.... Read More
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AUDIO: Election Night Interviews

Aug 06, 2020 at 11:17 pm by WGNS

Election night coverage on WGNS was filled with results and interviews with candidates and other community leaders. Here, you can listen back to those interviews at the links.... Read More
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Election Vote Totals from 8-6-20

Aug 06, 2020 at 08:15 pm by WGNS

The 72nd year of local election coverage was broadcast over WGNS Thursday evening when the poles closed. The community was able to tune-in FM 100.5, 101.9, AM 1450 and st.... Read More

COVID-19 Data for Rutherford Co. & Tennessee (Updated Daily)

Aug 06, 2020 at 08:00 pm by WGNS

AUDIO: Fall Sports Update from MTSU Athletics

Aug 06, 2020 at 04:08 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Director of Athletics Chris Massaro announced the intention of playing a home-and-home football series against former Sun Belt Conference rival Troy.... Read More

High Schools Teams like Riverdale Baseball Working Hard for Sports Funding during COVID-19 Pandemic

Aug 06, 2020 at 12:06 pm by WGNS

High School Sports will see hard times this upcoming school year with both participation and funding.Some of the issues that athletic departments are up against include studen.... Read More

AAA Study Finds Flaws with Driver Assistance Technologies

Aug 06, 2020 at 11:32 am by WGNS

Although it’s designed to make you safer on the road, AAA is warning drivers to be cautious when trusting certain vehicle technology. What’s called “active d.... Read More

Enforcing Face Coverings in Rutherford County to prevent the spread of COVID-19

Aug 06, 2020 at 11:24 am by WGNS

Rutherford County residents are required to wear a face covering throughout the month of August, according to County Mayor Bill Ketron. But, what happens if you refuse to wear.... Read More

COVID-19 Unemployment Numbers going Down

Aug 06, 2020 at 10:47 am by WGNS

New unemployment claims decreased significantly last week in Tennessee with one of the biggest drops since the start of the COVID-19 Pandemic.According to the TN Department of.... Read More

Prep Sports Coverage Begins This Week

Aug 08, 2020 at 04:04 pm by WGNS

The return of prep sports on WGNS for the 73rd season will be like no other. But we are excited about the start, nonetheless. Primetime Sports, presented by iDEASTEES will de.... Read More

Friday Night Football Scoreboard Postgame Returns

Aug 07, 2020 at 10:28 pm by bryan

WGNS Primetime Sports will partner with the TriStar Sports Radio Network to provide a high school football postgame scoreboard show this season. The previous postgame scorebo.... Read More

Hockenberry named Interim Rockvale Girls Coach

Aug 05, 2020 at 09:07 pm by WGNS

Bill Hockenberry has been named interim girls basketball coach at Rockvale. He joined the boys staff last season as an assistant coach after nine-years as head coach at Smyrn.... Read More