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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.

February 2021 Update from The Center for the Arts

Feb 08, 2021 at 10:57 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Patience Long, Denise Parton and Tabby Loyal with The Center for the Arts. We get an update on children's programming and the announcement about upcoming spring.... Read More

February 2021 Update from Boys & Girls Clubs of Rutherford County*

Feb 05, 2021 at 10:53 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Michelle Clifford with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Rutherford County about the essential worker program, summer reading program and Black History Month activiti.... Read More

Special Kids Update*

Feb 04, 2021 at 10:54 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Jake Wilbanks with Special Kids about the organization's work here in Rutherford County. He also talks about date changes for their annual Special Kids Race and.... Read More

RCEMS: Heart Health*

Feb 03, 2021 at 10:58 am by Producer

Bryan talks with Brent Carter with Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services about heart health. February is Heart Month.  *14:40 (through February)

February 2021: Murfreesboro Parks & Recreation Update

Feb 01, 2021 at 11:03 am by Producer

Bryan gets an update from Thomas Laird, Assistant Director of Murfreesboro Parks & Recreation.

Garrison Gravely, Blackman junior football equipment manager

Jan 29, 2021 at 09:33 am by bryan

Bryan talks to Garrison Gravely, Blackman football equipment manager. The junior sent a tweet that went viral, telling colleges about his skills in hopes of landing a scholars.... Read More

State Rep. Mike Sparks, Smyrna Town Manager Brian Hercules & Town Manager Jeff Peach

Jan 28, 2021 at 11:44 am by Producer

Bryan gets an update on the first week of the 112th General Assembly. Plus, Smyrna Town Manager Brian Hercules and Town Attorney Jeff Peach update on what's going on in the to.... Read More

BBB Tip: Income Tax ID Theft

Jan 27, 2021 at 11:02 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Jame Price of the Better Business Bureau, who shares some tips on staying safe from income tax scams that are generally high this time of year. https://www.bbb.... Read More

Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin: Pre-Retirees Plan NOW for Health Care Costs

Jan 26, 2021 at 11:02 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin about the importance for pre-retirees to plan now for health care costs.

January 2021 Update from Child Advocacy Center

Jan 25, 2021 at 11:04 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Katie Enzor and Anahi Castillo about how the Child Advocacy Center is operating during COVID-19, the effects on minority communities in Rutherford County and th.... Read More

Rutherford County School Board Member Shelia Bratton

Jan 22, 2021 at 11:06 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Rutherford County School Board Member Shelia Bratton about the state legislative special session on education.

United Way's VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance)

Jan 21, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Kristen Swann and Debbie Curtis with the United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties about VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance). https://www.yourlocalu.... Read More

Beesley Animal Foundation: Tips for Adopting New Dogs or Cats

Jan 20, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Amanda Oliver with the Beesley Animal Foundation about some tips for those thinking of bringing in a new dog or cat into their home.

Steered Straight: Teen Suicides, Vaping & Learning Loss Exploding

Jan 19, 2021 at 11:05 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Michael DeLeon of Steered Straight about the increase in teen suicides, vaping and learning loss.

January 2021 Update from Murfreesboro City Schools

Jan 18, 2021 at 10:55 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Lisa Trail with Murfreesboro City Schools about free summer school for students currently in grades K-5th grade and the upcoming virtual job fair.

Dr. Kraus Shares His Thoughts And Insite On The New Year

Jan 15, 2021 at 10:54 am by Producer

New Judge Jimmy Turner and Need for Social Workers in Schools & More

Jan 14, 2021 at 11:04 am by Producer

Bryan and State Rep. Mike Sparks talk to newly appointed Judge Jimmy Turner. Also, Rutherford County Commissioner Craig Harris and J.C. Bowman, Executive Director of Prof.... Read More

BBB January Update: Invoice Scams & Accredited Businesses

Jan 13, 2021 at 11:01 am by Producer

Bryan talks to James Price of the Better Business Bureau about avoiding unusual invoices and the importance of accredition for local businesses.

Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin on New Year's Financial Resolutions

Jan 12, 2021 at 11:00 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin about New Year's resolutions.

Center for the Arts: January 2021 Update on Shows & Children's Programming

Jan 11, 2021 at 11:02 am by Producer

Bryan talks to Patience Long and Denise Parton with The Center for the Arts about their children's programming kicking off for 2021 and what like looks during COVID-19. We als.... Read More