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Lightning Blamed For Saturday Night Home Fire

Aug 01, 2021 at 02:05 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Heavy storms slammed Rutherford County late Saturday and early Sunday. A lightning strike around 11:30PM Saturday (7/31/2021) is thought to have started a house.... Read More

LOCAL UPDATE Delta Variant

Aug 01, 2021 at 01:31 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  When we thought coronavirus conditions were improving and the pandemic was fading, the Covid-19 Delta variant appeared.  Not only are Tennessee stati.... Read More

FUN Next Weekend On Murfreesboro Sqiare

Jul 31, 2021 at 02:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The historic Murfreesboro square comes alive with fun events. Everything from a live band playing for a community concert and dance, local farmers market,.... Read More

BlueCross Healthy Place at Barfield Crescent Park

Jul 31, 2021 at 11:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Representatives of the City of Murfreesboro and the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Foundation gathered for a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand o.... Read More

Rutherford County Bids On State Farm Building

Jul 31, 2021 at 10:18 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Rutherford County government has made a bid to purchase the State Farm Insurance regional campus at the corner of Memorial Boulevard and DeJarnette L.... Read More

Ram's "Hot Time" Traffic Forecast

Jul 31, 2021 at 07:08 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Hotter than usual weather continues, but more normal temps in the 80s are almost here. Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran.... Read More

SALES TAX FREE Weekend In Tennessee

Jul 31, 2021 at 06:34 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Ben Franklin’s thought “A penny saved is a penny earned” can grow significantly as TAX FREE HOLIDAY continues through midnight this Sund.... Read More

MTSU Catches ATTENTION At Oshkosh Air Show

Jul 31, 2021 at 05:30 am by WGNS

(Oshkosh, WI)  It's often hard to miss the accomplishments of Middle Tennessee State University. That was the case with the 2021 EAA AirVenture in Wisconsin. MTSU Ae.... Read More

Smyrna High School Alum competing at the Olympic Games in Tokyo

Jul 30, 2021 at 07:59 pm by WGNS

Call it a dream come true for Michael Hicks.Well, sort of.As a young boy, the Smyrna native dreamt of playing basketball. However, in his wildest imagination, he could have ne.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Man Pleads Guilty for Role in U.S. Capitol Breach

Jul 30, 2021 at 04:00 pm by WGNS

A guilty plea to federal charges - with more, here is WGNS' Ron Jordan... A Middle Tennessee man is pleading guilty to federal charges for his role in the breach of the U.S.... Read More

National Farmers Market Week Aug 1 - Aug 7: Local is Better

Jul 30, 2021 at 12:00 pm by WGNS

Summer brings fresh produce and Tennessee will highlight peak season during National Farmers Market Week Aug. 1-7, 2021.“Farmers markets offer a variety of fresh, health.... Read More

Vaughn Named Regional Chief Development Officer for American Red Cross for the Tennessee Region

Jul 30, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Region of the American Red Cross is pleased to announce that Laura Vaughn has been named Regional Chief Development Officer with the Fund Development Department.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mayor recognizes MPD officers Fiddler, Fugate, and Hanson with STARS Award

Jul 30, 2021 at 10:42 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Officers Justin Fugate, Casey Fiddler, and Seth Hanson were honored July 29, 2021, as STARS award recipients for savi.... Read More

Dancers from MTSU interpret artist's 'visceral undercurrents' in 'powerful' performance at the Frist

Jul 30, 2021 at 09:10 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Assistant professor Jade Treadwell and an ensemble of MTSU dance students and alumnae brought their artistry to a Nashvill.... Read More

Gov. Bill Lee sued after deciding Tennesseeans should no longer receive federal unemployment benefits

Jul 30, 2021 at 08:58 am by WGNS

Governor Bill Lee and Tennessee Labor Commissioner Jeff McCord are being sued over the decision to pull out of federal unemployment benefit programs for Tennesseans. Seve.... Read More

MTSU Blue Raider Blitz wraps up on the square at Puckett's in Murfreesboro

Jul 29, 2021 at 06:19 pm by Producer

Blue Raider coaches, staff, alumni and die hard fans were packing in with their blue and white to root for the MTSU Blue Raiders on Thursday night at Puckett's on the square..... Read More

New research finds drivers should not rely too heavily on in-dash fuel economy displays

Jul 29, 2021 at 06:15 pm by WGNS

In-dash fuel economy displays estimate the number of miles a vehicle gets per gallon, including how many “miles to empty.” AAA tested the accuracy of these systems.... Read More

Remembering Larry Ralston - Funeral in Murfreesboro this Saturday

Jul 29, 2021 at 05:33 pm by WGNS

Larry Ralston is a man who many know for his photography. Others know him from the Premiere 6 movie theater at Jackson Heights Plaza. The locally owned movie theater has ann.... Read More

Second Woman Arrested in JC Penny Shoplifting Incident

Jul 29, 2021 at 05:08 pm by WGNS

A second suspect has been arrested in a shoplifting incident that police were notified about by a JC Penny employee.Murfreesboro Police Public Information Officer Larry Flow.... Read More

New Principal named at Lascassas Elementary

Jul 29, 2021 at 04:50 pm by WGNS

“People.” It was a simple yet very meaningful reply when Randall D. Uptain was asked what he is looking forward to most in his return to Lascassas. “The.... Read More