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State Rep. Pat Marsh, State Sen. Shane Reeves secure $42 million for Bedford Co. Higher Education Center

May 10, 2021 at 11:30 am by WGNS

State Rep. Pat Marsh, R-Shelbyville, and State Sen. Shane Reeves, R-Murfreesboro, have secured $42.4 million in state funding for the construction of the Bedford County Higher.... Read More

Rutherford County Population Growth = One of the Fastest Growing TN Counties

May 10, 2021 at 10:52 am by WGNS

Rutherford County (TN) Property Assessor Rob Mitchell told WGNS news that recent census data puts the population growth rate at tops in the Volunteer State.Rutherford County's.... Read More

Smyrna Masonic Lodge donates to Tennessee Fisher House Foundation

May 10, 2021 at 10:28 am by WGNS

Members of the Sam Davis Masonic Lodge # 661 located in Smyrna, TN donated $1500.00 from their recent pancake breakfast to The Tennessee Fisher House Foundation.Sam Davis Maso.... Read More

TECHNOLOGY: New Gadgets and Media, by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss

May 10, 2021 at 10:18 am by WGNS

All the new products and gadgets… with more, here is Dr. Larry Burriss from MTSU.

UPDATE: The Unborn Child Dignity Act becomes law in Tennessee

May 10, 2021 at 10:07 am by WGNS

UPDATE: State Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, and State Sen. Janice Bowling, R-Tullahoma, Monday announced The Unborn Child Dignity Act has been signed by Gov. Bill Lee an.... Read More

The Cost of Fuel This Week at the Pumps is Up

May 10, 2021 at 10:02 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have risen 1 cent per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.68/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas prices in.... Read More

I-24 Multi-Vehicle Crash Snarls Traffic this past Saturday

May 10, 2021 at 09:50 am by WGNS

WGNS received multiple calls about a car accident that evidently looked more serious than it actually was. However, we have confirmed that no fatalities were reported in the 1.... Read More

Rolls Royce vs Porsche Crash In Pursuit

May 10, 2021 at 08:24 am by WGNS

A high-speed pursuit by the Tennessee Highway Patrol looses some lustre when it's the next county over, but your attention is perked when learning that the multi-county run in.... Read More

SHERIFF'S OFFICE: Man Charged with Rape, Sexual Exploitation of a Minor and More in Rutherford County

May 10, 2021 at 07:48 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Fifty-three charges of sexual crimes involving girls between the ages of 11 and 14 were filed against a Murfreesboro man this past Friday (5/7/2021)..... Read More

Gusty Winds with Mother's Day Storms

May 09, 2021 at 08:39 am by WGNS

A rainy and potentially stormy Mother's Day is ahead. Our Weatherology team of meteorologists will be watching strong to severe thunderstorms this afternoon. High winds are t.... Read More

50th Anniversary TN Craft Fair

May 08, 2021 at 08:17 am by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  Storms and high winds created challenges for the 50th Annual Spring Tennessee Crafts Fair at Centennial Park in Nashville. The event continues daily 10:.... Read More

Clean-Out FOR HABITAT on May 15

May 08, 2021 at 07:38 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  It's time to clean your closets for a great cause!  Haverty's in The Avenue of Murfreesboro has joined with Bob Lamb's Exit Realty to collect furnitu.... Read More

Give "Memorial Day" More Meaning

May 08, 2021 at 06:27 am by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  Make MEMORIAL DAY more special this year, join the CARRY THE LOAD Relay Team at 3:45PM Friday afternoon (May 21, 2021) at Big Lots in Smyrna (299 N. Lo.... Read More

Ram's Road Updates In The 'Boro

May 08, 2021 at 06:08 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Is this blackberry, tulip or dogwood winter? No matter which one it is, Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran offers t.... Read More

10 Graduation Ceremonies at MTSU

May 08, 2021 at 05:57 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Sometimes the simplest approach is the best. Middle Tennessee State University is in the midst of a three-day, 10-graduation ceremonies weekend for nearly.... Read More

Recognize Them? Phone Smyrna PD

May 08, 2021 at 05:49 am by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  Smyrna Police need the public's help in identifying two suspects in a shoplifting incident that took place April 22, 2021 in the Smyrna Lowe's at 410 Genie.... Read More

Don't Forget...Sunday Is MOTHER'S DAY!

May 08, 2021 at 04:53 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  This Sunday is MOTHER'S DAY, and family owned businesses throughout Rutherford County have gifts that would please mom.  In the historic downtown di.... Read More
Slideshow

Movie "AM Radio" Showing at Premiere 6

May 07, 2021 at 02:41 pm by WGNS

The movie "AM Radio" is showing May 7-13 at Premiere 6. It was filmed at the WGNS studios. Bryan Barrett sits down with the producer and cast of the movie.   (MURFREE.... Read More

Mother Feels Better, Man Who Killed Her Son Sentenced To 40-Years

May 07, 2021 at 02:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  There are unique ways of healing on Mother’s Day. Mother Debbie Ervin now breathes better because the stranger who killed her daughter was sent.... Read More

MTSU’s College of Liberal Arts has ‘roaring’ good time for ‘lifelong learners’ with free May 11 events

May 07, 2021 at 09:48 am by WGNS

Curious adult learners have a great — and free! — opportunity this Tuesday, May 11, thanks to MTSU’s College of Liberal Arts and the.... Read More