TN Senator to File School Board Pay Equity Legislation

Dec 03, 2021 at 10:09 am by WGNS

A State Senator is trying to ensure that school board members across the state receive equal pay.State Senator Todd Gardenhire (R-Chattanooga) announced Friday that he is.... Read More

Detectives Continue in their Efforts to Identify Man Wanted for Questioning in Dallas Jordan Barrett

Dec 01, 2021 at 04:37 pm by WGNS

Nashville authorities are circulating security camera photos of a man who is wanted for questioning in hopes of someone in being able to identify him.Detectives say the unkn.... Read More

Murfreesboro man facing charges in fatal Tuesday morning accident on Old Hickory Blvd. near I-24

Nov 30, 2021 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

A 44-year-old man who lives in Murfreesboro is now the subject of a vehicular homicide investigation in Nashville. The victim killed in the auto accident on Old Hickory Boulev.... Read More

Study Examines Genetic Risk for Suicide Attempt

Nov 30, 2021 at 11:26 am by WGNS

Suicide attempt most often occurs in individuals diagnosed with a psychiatric illness. A new study reported in Biological Psychiatry identifies the first r.... Read More

Rutherford County Unemployment Numbers for October are In

Nov 26, 2021 at 07:29 am by WGNS

New data revealed the employment situation continued to improve for a majority of Tennessee’s counties in October 2021, according to the Department of Labor and Workforc.... Read More

I-24 Shooting, Man In Critical Condition

Nov 26, 2021 at 06:16 am by WGNS

(Davidson County - Rutherford County Line)  There was a shooting on I-24 around 8:30PM Wednesday night (11/24/2021).  The incident occured in the eastbound lane .... Read More
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History in Middle Tennessee and Fort Negley to be Discussed in Murfreesboro on Saturday

Nov 23, 2021 at 07:45 am by WGNS

Click above photo to see more pictures. Rutherford County Archaeological Society (RCAS) to host a Special Presentation this SaturdayThe Rutherford County Archaeological Societ.... Read More

COMMENTARY: Criminal Trials and the Media - by Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss

Nov 22, 2021 at 01:32 pm by WGNS

COMMENTARY: Criminal cases in the news often receive scrutny from various media sources and the public – with more on this topic, here is MTSU Professor of Journalism La.... Read More

Suspecting Additional Victims, TBI Seeks Information From Those Who’ve Interacted With Sexual Exploitation Suspect Online

Nov 22, 2021 at 10:41 am by WGNS

A Long Island, New York man faces several felony charges in an ongoing sexual exploitation investigation by special agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.In June o.... Read More

Tennessee Gas Prices 5.9-Cents Lower This Month - Compared to Last Month

Nov 22, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 2.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.07/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas price.... Read More

4-Men from Woodbury, Nashville and Goodlettsville Arrested in Undercover Human Trafficking Operation

Nov 22, 2021 at 07:24 am by WGNS

In nearby Nashville, four men from Woodbury, Nashville and Goodlettsville, TN have been arrested and charged with “Felony Promoting Prostitution.” The arrests occu.... Read More

TN Right to Life Responds to Attorney General Slatery's Satement on Abortion Waiting Period

Nov 15, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

On Friday (Nov. 12, 2021), the Attorney General for the State of Tennessee, Herbert Slatery, announced that the 6th Circuit Court of Appeal’s decision affirmin.... Read More

Gas Prices UP $1.26 per gallon when compared to November of Last Year

Nov 15, 2021 at 06:58 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 1.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.10/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas Price.... Read More

REPORT: Nursing Homes Down 221,000 Jobs Since Start Of Pandemic

Nov 10, 2021 at 09:15 pm by WGNS

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL), representing more than 14,000 nursing homes and assisted living communities.... Read More

Best of Tennessee Craft Now Open, Award Winners Announced

Nov 10, 2021 at 07:37 pm by WGNS

The Best of Tennessee Craft 2021 Biennial, presented in partnership with Tennessee Craft, is now on view at the Tennessee State Museum. This juried exhibit.... Read More

Tennessee Supreme Court Vacancy

Nov 09, 2021 at 05:32 pm by WGNS

The Governor’s Council for Judicial Appointments is now accepting applications for the Supreme Court vacancy created by the passing of Justice Cornelia A. Clark on Septe.... Read More

On today's show, WGNS Highlighted Bladder Problems that Many Face Daily

Nov 09, 2021 at 09:01 am by Producer

We spoke to Dr. Jill Danford, who is part of Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and Saint Thomas Midtown. Dr. Danford is a urogynecologist who often focuses on bladder issues i.... Read More

Murfreesboro is On the List of Great Cities for Book Lovers

Nov 09, 2021 at 07:50 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro is on the top 100 list of the best cities across the U.S. for book lovers. WGNS’ Ron Jordan has the details…Data released by Lawn Love has Murfreesbo.... Read More

Sex Trafficking Arrest - Teen Located at Antioch Motel

Nov 08, 2021 at 07:45 am by WGNS

In Antioch, Special Victims detectives charged 30-year-old Shawnveccheo Swain with trafficking an 18-year-old Nashville high school student for sex. The investigation began a.... Read More

Gas Prices up this month in Tennessee by 13.6 cents per gallon (11/08/2021)

Nov 08, 2021 at 06:32 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 1.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.11/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas price.... Read More