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

Man on the run after shooting ex-girlfriend at Murfreesboro apartment

Jul 06, 2020 at 09:47 am by WGNS

STILL ON THE RUN: Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives are still searching for the man who shot a woman multiple times and fled the scene early Saturday morning, Ju.... Read More

The 1880's Story of a Wretched Little Boy - MTSU Professor has the Details (Audio)

Jul 06, 2020 at 07:46 am by WGNS

On July 7,  1883 a puppet was created. It was a puppet carved of wood that was described by the person who created him, a wretched boy.  carved of wood… In 19.... Read More

UPDATE: La Vergne Alderman Church Arrested

Jul 05, 2020 at 01:14 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) The Davidson County Grand Jury issued a sealed indictment against 45-year old Matthew W. Church. It charges the La Vergne alderman with one count of theft of prope.... Read More
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"Soul" Saved On Murfreesboro Square

Jul 04, 2020 at 10:10 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Usually a kitten rescue involves a firefighter or two, but this time a crew from Rutherford County’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) res.... Read More

COVID-19 Tests Could Bring Football/Basketball

Jul 04, 2020 at 09:41 am by WGNS

(WASHINGTON DC)  At a COVID-19 Senate hearing, U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) asked National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director Francis Collins whether &ldq.... Read More

Higher Traffic Fatalities Expected 2020

Jul 04, 2020 at 07:42 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Nine people lost their lives in traffic crashes in June in Rutherford County, making officers fear more people will die in deadly crashes this year t.... Read More

Ram's Roads To Avoid

Jul 04, 2020 at 07:32 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Where is construction gridlock in the 'Boro should that I avoid between today and July 11, 2020? Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Dire.... Read More
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Early Saturday AM Fire

Jul 04, 2020 at 07:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  There was an early Saturday morning blaze at a local storage company. Around 4:30AM units from Murfreesboro Fire Rescue were dispatched to Ideal 231 Stora.... Read More

Friday Break-In At Almaville Market

Jul 03, 2020 at 07:43 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The Almaville Market was broken into around 1:00 o'clock Friday morning (7/3/2020). The store is at 7586 Almaville Road. Detective Ryan Huggins said the.... Read More

UPDATE: Car vs Motorcycle Crash--Memorial at Northfield

Jul 01, 2020 at 11:20 am by WGNS

(UPDATE - MURFREESBORO)  A serious motorcycle vs automobile crash occurred shortly before nine o'clock Tuesday night (6/30/2020) at the intersection of Memorial Boul.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric's Merger-Purchase Of MED Complete

Jul 01, 2020 at 10:59 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The merger between the Murfreesboro Electric Department (MED) and Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) is now official as the final papers were signed. &n.... Read More

Republic Services Gives 60K Masks To County

Jul 01, 2020 at 10:06 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Republic Services, who operate Middle Point Landfill, has donated 60,000 N95 respirator masks to Rutherford County to help protect first responders, count.... Read More

Robert Dumas Charged With Reckless Endangerment X 7

Jun 29, 2020 at 05:37 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A Murfreesboro man has been arrested for shooting multiple times at a home in the 500 block of Highland Avenue. The shooting occurred just after.... Read More
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Man Dies In Sunday Medical Center Parkway Crash

Jun 29, 2020 at 04:22 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Here is an update on the 5:26PM Sunday (6/28/2020) afternoon two car crash on Medical Center Parkway.  An Antioch man has died, and three others were.... Read More

Blood URGENTLY Needed By Red Cross

Jun 29, 2020 at 03:49 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Blood donations are usually slow during the summer months, but when you add a five month COVID-19 pandemic on top--the results are devastating to the bloo.... Read More

Smyrna: Train vs Pedestrian Fatality

Jun 29, 2020 at 12:09 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA TN)  Around 9:11PM Saturday (6/27/2020) night, Smyrna Police along with Fire Rescue were dispatched to the railroad tracks where a man had been hit by a CSX freig.... Read More