MTSU biology professor awarded $870K in National Science Foundation grant

Sep 01, 2021 at 12:15 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU’s Donny Walker, assistant professor of biology, has landed a boost to his research through a National Science Foundation&.... Read More

UPDATE: Fatal Crash on I-24 Tuesday Morning

Sep 01, 2021 at 11:18 am by WGNS

The man fatally injured Tuesday (9/01/2021) morning at 6:15 in a two-vehicle collision on I-24 East has been identified. Metro Nashville Police say that the accident occured o.... Read More

Homeless Woman Reported Missing - Safely Located and Case Closed

Sep 01, 2021 at 09:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A homeless woman who was reported as missing has since been located. 19-year-old Hannah Gross was reported missing by a friend on August 29, 2021. Murfree.... Read More

Changes, Development's and Bulldozing in Downtown Murfreesboro

Aug 31, 2021 at 07:02 pm by WGNS

Downtown Murfreesboro continues to prosper, despite a slight slow down at the start of the COVID Pandemic in 2020. Murfreesboro Councilman Kirt Wade said that the local squa.... Read More

County Farm Road Shut Down at Slab Due to Flooding

Aug 31, 2021 at 11:14 am by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUTY, TN)  At around 10 o’clock Tuesday (8/31/21) morning, the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office announced the closure of County Farm Road at th.... Read More

UPDATE: Andrew Holt has been safely located

Aug 31, 2021 at 09:58 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Police are no longer seeking the help of the public in locating a missing 29-year-old man who has since been found. Andrew Holt was reported as.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Ask - Who Stole the Wallet and Attempted $10,000 in Charges?

Aug 25, 2021 at 10:06 am by WGNS

In Murfreesboro, Detectives are attempting to identify and find the individuals who police say stole a wallet and attempted to use one of the victim's credit cards at Sam's.... Read More

Justice Page Elected Chief Justice Of The Tennessee Supreme Court

Aug 25, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Roger A. Page has been elected Chief Justice by his colleagues for a term that begins September 1, 2021. Justice Page succeeds Justice Jeff Biv.... Read More

COVID-19 UPDATE for Rutherford County AND More Information on the The Pfizer Vaccine Approved by the FDA

Aug 24, 2021 at 04:24 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County COVID UPDATERutherford County has recorded 49,187 total cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic. Of that number, there have been 463-deaths. Curr.... Read More

Center for Health and Human Services receives $1M grant to address opioids in Wilson County

Aug 24, 2021 at 03:03 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A Middle Tennessee State University center and Wilson County nonprofit coalition have partnered to address opioid abuse and misuse in the rura.... Read More

Enough Already... The Heat Index

Aug 23, 2021 at 02:32 pm by WGNS

The Heat Index... What on earth? With more, here is MTSU Professor Larry Burriss... Verbatim: OK, enough is enough.  It's time to call a halt, and stop messing aro.... Read More

Subject Accused of Losing His Cool at Gas Station Wanted for Questioning by Murfreesboro Police after

Aug 16, 2021 at 01:58 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Detectives are hoping the community can help identify and locate a subject who is wanted for questioning in regards to an assault and vandalism investigation. T.... Read More

ATF hosted a Post Blast Investigative Techniques Course in Bell Buckle, Tennessee (See Videos)

Aug 11, 2021 at 10:33 am by WGNS

Nearby Bell Buckle, Tennessee was explosive this past week, thanks to a special course for first responders.The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), Nash.... Read More

$10,000 Reward Offered in Unsolved Murfreesboro Murder Case

Aug 11, 2021 at 09:15 am by WGNS

UPDATE - MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Tennessee Governor Bill Lee has authorized a $10,000 reward for information leading to the conviction of the person or persons respon.... Read More

Veteran Local Sports Reporter Danny Brewer to Join WGNS Team

Aug 10, 2021 at 01:04 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) -- Seasoned sportswriter Danny Brewer is proud to join the WGNS Radio sport reporting team. Danny has covered a variety of sports for multiple publications incl.... Read More
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Big Machine Music City Grand Prix 2021

Aug 08, 2021 at 10:56 pm by WGNS

A crowd of more than 140,000 spectators were in Nashville for the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix over the weekend. Fans from all over the globe filled hotels throughout M.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools Create New Assessment Position

Jul 20, 2021 at 06:38 am by WGNS

Kim Marable, who most recently served as the principal of Lascassas Elementary School, has been named the district’s new accountability and assessment specialist.In the.... Read More

Gun Stores Starting to See Inventory Increase for the First Time Since the Start of the COVID Pandemic in 2020

Jul 16, 2021 at 11:19 am by WGNS

Looking back to the start of the Covid Pandemic in 2020, America saw increased sales in a variety of products.One of the many products that left the store shelves in a matter.... Read More

Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services Promotes Two to Captain

Jul 14, 2021 at 09:52 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) announced Tuesday the promotion of Josh Wright and Mike Johnson to Captain.“Josh Wright.... Read More

Photo of the Day: Hello Big Silver Thing in Chicago

Jul 14, 2021 at 04:00 am by WGNS

The Big Silver Bean in Chicago Photo by Scott Walker It is called Cloud Gate, but many refer to it as the Bean. It was sculpted with 168 stainless steel plates in 2004 and.... Read More