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Bryan Barrett has been on WGNS Radio since 1993. He's proud to call Rutherford County home. His show is dedicated to talking with locals about what's happening in our community. You can join him each weekday from 10:15-11:00AM on NewsRadio WGNS.

BBB: Torch & Spark Award Winners & Scam Alerts

Dec 01, 2021 at 10:49 am by WGNS

Bryan Barrett talks to the Better Business Bureau's James Price. He reveals this year's local Torch and Spark Award winners and has an update on holiday scams.

Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin: Maximize Your Charitable Giving

Nov 30, 2021 at 10:50 am by Producer

Steered Straight: Alcohol/Drug Abuse and the Holiday Season

Nov 29, 2021 at 10:57 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks with Darla DeLeon of Steered Straight about drug and alcohol abuse rising during the holidays, depression and suicide and more. Find out more about Steered.... Read More

Beesley Animal Foundation: Holiday Safety for Pets*

Nov 24, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks with Beesley Animal Foundation Executive Director Dawn Roberts about holiday pet safety. *12:00

Child Advocacy Center: Secret Santa & Giving Tuesday

Nov 22, 2021 at 10:58 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks with Jessica Wauchek and Katie Enzor with the Child Advocacy Center about their Secret Santa and the upcoming Giving Tuesday.

Conversations with Kraus: Dr. Bill Kraus with David Coggin, Barnabas Vision

Nov 19, 2021 at 10:56 am by Producer

Rep. Mike Sparks & Rep. Bob Freeman on Opioid Crisis

Nov 18, 2021 at 11:02 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett and State Rep. Mike Sparks (R-Smyrna) talk with Rep. Bob Freeman (D-Nashville) about the opioid crisis.

Community Helpers of Rutherford County 40th Anniversary Celebration Saturday

Nov 17, 2021 at 10:54 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to Rev. Chris Warren, president of the board for Community Helpers of Rutherford County. He tells us about the work the organization does here locally and.... Read More

Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin: Work with Your Life Partner to Achieve Mutual Goals

Nov 16, 2021 at 11:07 am by Producer

Murfreesboro City Schools: American Education Week & Rezoning

Nov 15, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan talks with Lisa Trail of Murfreesboro City Schools about American Education Week and rezoning discussions for next year.

A focus on the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties - Giving Tuesday is Nearing

Nov 11, 2021 at 10:59 am by Producer

This morning on Rutherford Issues, WGNS' Scott Walker focused on the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties and talked to Casey Warren and Leigh Ann Brewton about G.... Read More

Salvation Army Update: Beyond the Bells Recap, Red Kettle Challenge & More

Nov 09, 2021 at 10:56 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to John Mitchell with the Salvation Army of Rutherford County. He recaps a successful Beyond the Bells Virtual Luncheon, looks ahead to kettle season and i.... Read More

Center for the Arts: Backstage Bash Recap, Upcoming Shows & All Together Now Weekend

Nov 08, 2021 at 10:59 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to Patience Long with the Center for the Arts. She recaps the Backstage Bash and Little Women and looks ahead to the All Together Now weekend this Friday-S.... Read More

Boys & Girls Club Update: Online Auction Fundraiser Starts Monday

Nov 05, 2021 at 10:53 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks with Michelle Clifford with the Boys & Girls Clubs of Rutherford County. An online auction to benefit the local clubs begins on Monday at 10am and cont.... Read More

State Rep. Mike Sparks & Lissette Lopez with Tennessee Christian Chamber of Commerce

Nov 04, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to State Rep. Mike Sparks from the State Capitol and Lissette Lopez with the Tennessee Christian Chamber of Commerce.

BBB: Events, Grants and Scholarships Available Locally

Nov 03, 2021 at 11:12 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks with James Price of the Better Business Bureau about several topics. He'll be a guest speaker at the Tennessee Small Business Development Center this month.... Read More

Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin: Financial Tips for New Veterans

Nov 02, 2021 at 11:05 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin who shares financial tips for new veterans.

Parks & Rec Update: Christmas Parade, Busy Fall, Greenway Expansion

Nov 01, 2021 at 11:10 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Rachel Singer with Murfreesboro Parks & Rec about the Christmas parade, the busy fall leading to winter activities and a greenway expansion in north Murfree.... Read More

Steered Straight's Amy Peterson Focuses on Bullying and Shares Her Personal Story*

Oct 29, 2021 at 11:38 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Amy Peterson, Student Outreach Director with Steered Straight. She shares information on the organization's programs, especially bullying. Amy shares the story.... Read More

Habitat for Humanity in Rutherford County: Cookin' to Build Sat. Nov. 6th

Oct 28, 2021 at 10:59 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Megan Hutchings, community outreach coordinator for Rutherford County Habitat for Humanity. Cookin' to Build is Saturday, November 6th at the historic Rutherfor.... Read More