Early Voting Underway NOW through Aug. 1, 2020!

Jul 18, 2020 at 05:32 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Early voting for the August 6th election is underway here in Rutherford County. This past Friday (7/17/2020) was the first day and it continues throu.... Read More

Help ID Suspect In La Vergne Armed Robbery

Jul 18, 2020 at 04:00 pm by WGNS

(La Vergne TN)  La Vergne, TN police continue to gather information regarding an armed robbery that took place a week ago at the Pilot Gas Station on Waldron Road near I-.... Read More

Smyrna Police Need Help In Identifying Shoplifters

Jul 18, 2020 at 03:44 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA TN) Smyrna Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects in connection with shoplifting at Hibbett Sports at 801 Industrial Boulevard.  Det.... Read More

SRO John Acton Promoted To Sgt.

Jul 18, 2020 at 03:27 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  School Resource Officer John Action has been promoted to sergeant. Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh promoted the 20 year officer, who served in the patrol.... Read More

Discovery Center Needs Your Help

Jul 18, 2020 at 03:16 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO)  COVID-19 is negatively impacting individuals, businesses and the Discovery Center at Murfree Spring.  At 7:00 o’clock Sunday evening, August 30.... Read More

Gov. Lee Grants Temporary Death Penalty Reprieve

Jul 18, 2020 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has issued a temporary waving of an execution. Governor Lee said, “I am granting Harold Wayne Nichols a temporary reprieve.... Read More

Ram's Hot Time On Streets

Jul 18, 2020 at 02:32 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A scorcher ahead, and it may rile tempers and create road challenges. Murfreesboro Transportation Deputy Director Ram Balachandran warns motorists are are.... Read More

TBI: Rutherford County Woman Indicted on Theft Charge - Over $22,000

Jul 17, 2020 at 06:59 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A 53 year old Rutherford County woman has been arrested after being indicted on a theft charge, following an investigation by Special Agents with the.... Read More

Bee Keepers Conspire, Polar Bears and or Elephants Facing a Crisis - MTSU Professor Chimes In

Jul 14, 2020 at 11:28 am by WGNS

Bee Keepers Conspire, Polar Bears and or Elephants Facing a Crisis - MTSU Professor Larry Burriss has more on these topics...

Missing Since July 3rd

Jul 12, 2020 at 12:25 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) 73-year old Clifford Edward Stewart was last seen by his family around 9:00 o'clock Friday morning, July 3, 2020.  He told family members that he was walki.... Read More

Slick Pig, Now Officially In Smyrna Too!

Jul 11, 2020 at 09:38 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO/SMYRNA TN)  The Slick Pig on Main Street in Murfreesboro has become a tradition, in fact last week they celebrated a quarter of a century in business. On Fr.... Read More

Hot, Hot, Hot Road Ramblings From Ram!

Jul 11, 2020 at 08:53 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Hot, hot, hot--that's a firecracker ready to pop when it comes to grid-lock traffic. Murfreesboro Deptury Transportation Director Ram Balachandran warns w.... Read More

Saturday Morning Blaze In La Vergne

Jul 11, 2020 at 08:19 am by WGNS

(La Vergne TN)  A family is safe thanks to some quick-thinking by some kids. Around 2:30AM Saturday (7/11/2020) morning, that family woke-up to thick, blac.... Read More

COVID-19 Feed The Children Applications Extended

Jul 11, 2020 at 07:03 am by Bart

(NASHVILLE)  The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) is taking steps to ensure parents are able to receive a program designed to help them feed their child.... Read More
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UPDATE: Charlie Daniels' Patriot Funeral

Jul 11, 2020 at 06:17 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Charlie Daniels made his last visit to the Heart of Tennessee on Friday (7/10/2020) with his funeral at World Outreach Church. The country music star and.... Read More

UPDATE: MTSU Quickly Cutting Confucius Institute Ties

Jul 09, 2020 at 07:58 pm by Bart

(MURFREESBORO) MTSU is phasing-out the Confucius Institute relationship. This is not ending associations with China, as the univrsity has agreements with 11 Chinese.... Read More

1st Step To Move Forrest's Bust Approved

Jul 09, 2020 at 06:15 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  After years of controversy, the State Capitol Commission voted 9-2 to remove the bust from the Tennessee State Capitol and place the bronze casting in t.... Read More

Elderly Man Slipped, Trapped

Jul 08, 2020 at 09:37 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  On Wednesday (7/8/2020) an elderly male lost his balance and his foot slipped into a gap between his porch and the home. Neighbors here his pleas for help.... Read More

Hate Crime Statistics and More from the TBI

Jul 07, 2020 at 09:44 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation released two publications, detailing the volume and nature of hate crime in Tennessee, along with one detailing violence directed toward.... Read More

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Now ISO Rating 1/1X

Jul 06, 2020 at 07:56 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  It took years of preparation and planning, and now Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department has the top ISO (Insurance Services Office) rating of 1/1X. .... Read More