Rutherford County Health Department Offering Booster Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine

Oct 26, 2021 at 09:58 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—The Rutherford County Health Department (RCHD) is now offering booster doses of COVID-19 vaccines to certain populations.For individuals who receiv.... Read More

Uncle Dave Macon Days Announces 2022 at Hop Springs

Oct 26, 2021 at 09:38 am by WGNS

From a sense of sound to image, roots music and Uncle Dave Macon enthusiasts will follow the picturesque vistas of Middle Tennessee to Hop Springs in Readyville, TN.  Roo.... Read More

One Arrested in Alleged Garden Tiller Theft

Oct 25, 2021 at 05:10 pm by WGNS

WGNS NEWS has an update to a story we told you about earlier this month involving a stolen garden tiller... Now, an arrest has been made. MPD Public Information Officer Larr.... Read More

Tempers Flare Over a Customer's Shopping Cart Outside of a Murfreesboro Grocery Store

Oct 25, 2021 at 04:38 pm by WGNS

Tempers flared on Sunday (10/24/21) outside of the South Church Street Kroger Store in Murfreesboro, where one subject reportedly broke out the rear window of a customers SU.... Read More

Rare Bleeding Disorders in Tennessee and Finding Answers (with interview)

Oct 25, 2021 at 03:44 pm by WGNS

  An organization in Tennessee is educating others on a rare blood disorder that impacts 20 to 30-thousand Americans...That was Janet Patterson who serves as the Board P.... Read More

Cason Lane Academy to Move Forward with Building Pond, Adding Fruit Trees and Gardens

Oct 25, 2021 at 01:40 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) Cason Lane Academy received a special grant through a partnership with the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network after being designated a STEM school by the T.... Read More

Ribbon-Cutting for Tennessee’s First 3D Mobile Mammography Coach in Rutherford County

Oct 25, 2021 at 10:19 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford will host a ribbon-cutting celebration of Tennessee’s first 3D mammogram breast tomosynthesis coach.T.... Read More

Gas Prices in Tennessee This Past Week Saw 2.8-Cent Increase - What's to Come This Week (10/25/21)?

Oct 25, 2021 at 09:48 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have risen 2.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.13/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas prices.... Read More

A look into Sciences and Virtual Field Trips within the Murfreesboro City Schools

Oct 25, 2021 at 09:03 am by Producer

During the first half of the program (listen above), WGNS' Scott Walker spoke to Murfreesboro City Schools Communication Specialist Torri Carr and Cason Lane Academy Pr.... Read More

A Denied Request to Expand the Landfill and Talks of Solving a Growing Waste Problem in Rutherford County Continue

Oct 25, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

UPDATE: Discussions about a denied request for the Middle Point Landfill to expand continue.  Earlier this year on July 9th,  the Central Tennessee Region Solid Wast.... Read More

MTSU Road Victory; Next Week's Homecoming Even Better!

Oct 22, 2021 at 09:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Are you ready for a fun packed homecoming week?  The Blue Raiders started with a Friday night victory the week (10/22/2021) before in Hartford, CT. T.... Read More

When Do You Trick or Treat?

Oct 22, 2021 at 08:17 am by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN)  When do you trick or treat this year.  2021 is a challenging year for spooks, and made even more so with the fluctuating numbers from COVID-.... Read More

Mapping Rutherford County and Area School’s Growth

Oct 21, 2021 at 06:46 pm by WGNS

Growing up, Shane Morgan had an interest in drawing, drafting and industrial arts.For a short time, he studied engineering technology at Old Dominion University, but left to p.... Read More

First Responders in Rutherford County to host Trunk-or-Treat Event on TUESDAY (10/26/2021)

Oct 21, 2021 at 06:07 pm by WGNS

  On Tuesday (October 26, 2021), kids can wear their costumes and meet Sheriff's Deputies, Murfreesboro Police Officers, State Troopers and more. Rutherford County Sheri.... Read More

UPDATE: Pedestrian Killed in I-24 Accident this Past Saturday was Struck After Previous Accident that Morning

Oct 21, 2021 at 04:41 pm by WGNS

  UPDATE: WGNS has more information on an accident in which an Antioch man was struck and killed by a semi-truck on I-24 in Rutherford County this Saturday morning at 3A.... Read More

Nashville Superspeedway Set to Host Tennessee Drift Halloween Event

Oct 21, 2021 at 02:44 pm by WGNS

Car enthusiast can drift between the Rutherford and Wilson County lines at the Nashville Superspeedway off of I-840.Officials with the Nashville Superspeedway (NSS) announced.... Read More

Noon Exchange Club names Johnathan Pope ‘Officer of the Year’

Oct 21, 2021 at 02:30 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (October 21, 2021) – Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Field Training Officer Johnathan Pope has been named, ‘Officer of the Year,&rsqu.... Read More

Lunch & Learn in Murfreesboro on Mental Illness and the Screening of The Pink Canopy Film

Oct 21, 2021 at 02:00 pm by WGNS

The community is invited to attend an evening of mental health awareness. This event will consist of the premier documentary film, “The Pink Canopy," from writer/produ.... Read More
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UPDATE: Growth in Murfreesboro and Beyond

Oct 21, 2021 at 01:05 pm by WGNS

The landscape continues to change atop Tiger Hill, also known as Marshall Knobs in Murfreesboro. While the peak of the hill remains unchanged for the most part, the foot of th.... Read More

Read To Succeed Celebrity Spelling Bee

Oct 21, 2021 at 10:15 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Nine Rutherford County celebrities will compete in the 15th annual Read To Succeed Celebrity Spelling Bee on Nov. 4th at 6 p.m. The special event w.... Read More