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Life At ADULT DETENTION CENTER

May 07, 2021 at 09:47 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Sometimes we form opinions of what life behind bars is like. We’re looking behind the walls at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center at 940 N.... Read More
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MTSU center receives $56,000 state grant for water pollution education

May 07, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

MTSU’s Center for Health and Human Services is helping improve Tennesseans’ quality of life by addressing the quality of its water. The Tennessee Department of En.... Read More

RCS: Kindergarten registration, new student registration under way now

May 07, 2021 at 09:40 am by WGNS

Rutherford County Elementary schools are needing parents to register kindergarteners now so they can schedule kindergarten screenings. Now is also the time to register student.... Read More

Cedars of Lebanon Pool is No More

May 07, 2021 at 09:31 am by WGNS

The Cedars of Lebanon pool has been demolished to make way for a splash pad. That project is expected to be completed by the fall of this year. There has been a pool in the.... Read More

Gov. Lee: General Assembly Deliver Conservative Wins in 2021 Session

May 07, 2021 at 09:25 am by WGNS

Today, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee marked the close of the 2021 legislative session, which includes the passage of his $42.6 billion budget and full agenda as outlined during.... Read More

Sam Davis Masonic Lodge Helps Fisher House

May 07, 2021 at 08:05 am by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  Members of Smyrna’s Sam Davis Masonic Lodge # 661 donated $1,500 to The Tennessee Fisher House Foundation. The group raised the money with a pancake b.... Read More

Riverdale High FFA Students Plant Garden for Residents at Community Care of Rutherford County

May 06, 2021 at 07:08 pm by WGNS

Community Care of Rutherford County (CCRC) is excited to finally be replanting on their farm, but even more thrilled that upwards of 30 students from Riverdale High School&rsq.... Read More
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Wind Storms Blows Through Rutherford County

May 06, 2021 at 07:06 pm by WGNS

A severe thunderstorms with 60mph winds blew through Rutherford County Thursday afternoon. The high winds came through between 5:30 and 7pm. According to the MTE outage map a.... Read More

Oakland High alumnus selected in sixth round of NFL draft

May 06, 2021 at 04:50 pm by WGNS

    It was the realization of a childhood dream this past weekend when Murfreesboro native JaCoby Stevens was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the sixth roun.... Read More

MTSU Baseball Final Series of the Regular Season vs. Wright State Canceled

May 06, 2021 at 04:48 pm by WGNS

The Middle Tennessee baseball team's final series of the regular season vs. Wright State scheduled for May 20-22 has been canceled.Wright State was scheduled to make their fir.... Read More

Rutherford County Tops State in Growth Rate

May 06, 2021 at 04:46 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County, Tennessee's estimated population is 347,561 with a growth rate of 2.25% in the past year according to the most recent United States.... Read More

Motlow State campuses are open to all students this fall semester

May 06, 2021 at 04:43 pm by WGNS

Motlow State Community College will re-open its campuses to in-person students for the fall semester. Motlow’s reopening aligns with the Tennessee Board of Regents insti.... Read More

5 High School Seniors Receive SRO Scholarships

May 06, 2021 at 04:23 pm by WGNS

Five Rutherford County Schools’ seniors each earned $450 scholarships from the Rutherford County Sheriff’s School Resource Officers. Recipients were Jenna Gaessle.... Read More

MFR Seeking "Accreditation"

May 06, 2021 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Last year Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue received the coveted ISO #1 rating. Chief Mark Foulks tells WGNS that the agency is now working on accreditation by the.... Read More
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Tribute To The Late Dick Shacklett--100th Birthday!

May 06, 2021 at 01:47 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Heart of Tennessee's catcher of memories, Dick Shacklett, would have reached the century mark on May 1th. The community is coming together with a show.... Read More

MTSU Offers "Roaring Good Times" For Life-Long Learners

May 06, 2021 at 10:34 am by WGNS

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

Murfreesboro Police K9 Retiring

May 06, 2021 at 09:07 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police Department K9 G-Man is officially retired.  Officer Angela Alexander says she will miss her partner: Officer Alexander now has a new partner,.... Read More

Flashback Frank - Alvin C. York Medical Center

May 06, 2021 at 08:00 am by Dalton Barrett

Today, let’s discuss the Alvin C. York VA Medical Center, located on the northern edge of Murfreesboro. We drive past the beautiful 431 acre treasure all the time yet we.... Read More

Local Amish Author At Linebaugh

May 06, 2021 at 07:32 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Linebaugh Public Library is pleased to host local author Rebekah Hope for a book signing on Saturday, May 22, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Hope will be signi.... Read More

Student 'Boro Art Crawl 6-9PM Friday

May 06, 2021 at 06:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  If you love local art, and have missed the monthly BORO STUDENT ART CRAWL in historic Murfreesboro, you're in for a treat this Friday evening from 6:00-9:.... Read More