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    Murfreesboro's Cutting-Edge New Ambulatory Surgery Center On New Salem Set To Open In September.

    Aug 04, 2021 at 11:31 am by Producer

      Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford, United Surgical Partners International (USPI) and physician partners are excited to open the newest addition of ambulatory surg.... Read More

    Arrest made in 2019 Murder Case on Halls Hill Pike in Murfreesboro

    Aug 04, 2021 at 11:17 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Police in Murfreesboro say they have had a break in a murder case that took place in September of 2019 on Halls Hill Pike. Killed was Marquis Turne.... Read More

    Three Murfreesboro Men Indicted Following Violent Crime Spree Last Summer

    Aug 04, 2021 at 10:32 am by WGNS

    A federal grand jury last week handed down a 13-count indictment charging three Murfreesboro, Tennessee, men with a variety of serious offenses, stemming from a July 2020 seri.... Read More

    La Vergne Police Out in Full Force for Beginning of School Year

    Aug 04, 2021 at 10:15 am by WGNS

    (La Vergne, Tenn.) As teachers and students prepare to return to the classroom the La Vergne Police Department is reminding drivers to be extra cautious in school zones and ne.... Read More

    Greenhouse Ministries will Soon Complete Construction on New Building and Introduce New Residents into their Life-Skills Program

    Aug 04, 2021 at 10:13 am by WGNS

    The new Greenhouse Ministries building is rapidly nearing their target date for completion and it looks as if staff will be able to move in by Thanksgiving.Greenhouse founder.... Read More

    Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services Promotes Three to Lieutenant

    Aug 04, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) promoted three to lieutenant this week.RCEMS Director Carl Hudgens announced Monday that Chris.... Read More

    Record Number of Weapons this Year at Nashville Airport

    Aug 04, 2021 at 07:48 am by WGNS

    If flying out of Nashville, it’s probably best not to be packing heat. With more, here is WGNS' Ron Jordan... Hear the above soundbyte and more at WGNSradio.com.Keep in.... Read More

    Murfreesboro Ranks at #6 for the Best Place to Watch Outdoor Movies

    Aug 04, 2021 at 07:22 am by WGNS

    The local Parks and Rec Department has long known that Murfreesboro is the best place for outdoor movie showings, with their long standing tradition of “Movies Under the.... Read More

    Business: Yard Sale Store in Smyrna Moves into Huge Location

    Aug 04, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

    It's official! The new location Yard Sale will be open Friday afternoon, August 6th! The Yard Sale will be hosting their grand opening at their new location&nbs.... Read More

    Former Governor Haslam to serve on newly formed Yes on 1 Committee launched to put right-to-work in Tennessee Constitution

    Aug 03, 2021 at 09:15 pm by WGNS

    The Yes on 1 Committee to enshrine right-to-work in the Tennessee Constitution announced its official formation today. Yes on 1 will advocate for Amendment 1, which will appea.... Read More

    Possibly, the Man who Started Sports Broadcasts "On Air"

    Aug 03, 2021 at 07:45 pm by WGNS

    Harold Arlin, the man who started broadcast coverage of sports, pretty much on his own... with more, here is MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss:  

    Grand Marshal Selected for 2021 Old Timers Festival Parade

    Aug 03, 2021 at 06:45 pm by WGNS

    The parade grand marshal for the 2021 Old Timers Festival has been selected by the La Vergne Parks and Recreation department. Donnie and Teresa Fergus have accepted the invita.... Read More

    825 MTSU grads' Aug. 7 commencement will seem more like old times

    Aug 03, 2021 at 06:24 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU’s 825 graduating members of the August Class of 2021 and their supporters will see a more familiar scene t.... Read More

    Riverdale High set to honor former principal; football program will name indoor facility ‘Hulon Watson Football Fieldhouse’

    Aug 03, 2021 at 06:00 pm by WGNS

    There was a time when you did not have to listen closely to hear the traffic behind Riverdale High School whisking by on I-24.When the school opened in Fall 1972, not much was.... Read More

    Murfreesboro Fire Rescue creates shift training safety officer positions; announces promotions

    Aug 03, 2021 at 05:30 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (August 3, 2021) – Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MFRD) Chief Mark Foulks has announced the promotions of three employees to newly created.... Read More

    Murfreesboro Cadets Aim High

    Aug 03, 2021 at 03:04 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - A pair of Murfreesboro Composite Squadron cadets received the opportunity of a lifetime during their squadron's “Officers' Club”&nb.... Read More

    Surgery Center To Open in Murfreesboro’s New Salem Corridor

    Aug 03, 2021 at 02:56 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford, United Surgical Partners International (USPI) and physician partners will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the.... Read More

    Human Rights Campaign Announces Lawsuit Against Tennessee’s Anti-Transgender Student Bathroom Bill

    Aug 03, 2021 at 09:51 am by WGNS

    Tuesday,  the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights.... Read More

    Grant Award to Stimulate Tennessee Wood Products Success Internationally

    Aug 03, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

    Funds to research exports of Tennessee’s hardwood will benefit the wood products industry statewide and strengthen international markets. The Tennessee Department of Agr.... Read More

    AEDC tests directed energy system in wind tunnel

    Aug 02, 2021 at 07:00 pm by WGNS

    The Aerodynamics Branch of Arnold Engineering Development Complex at Arnold Air Force Base is helping the Air Force take directed energy (DE) systems airborne. The base is loc.... Read More