The four-day Bonnaroo music and arts festival announced that headliners for the June 11-14, 2020 event will include Grand Ole Opry stars, Miley Cyrus, Brittany Howard, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Lennon Stella, Billy Strings, Yola and Morgan Wallen.
In neighboring Coffee County a father is jailed on $2-million bond after his son 's death around 6:30 Sunday morning. Authorities say the infant died of blunt force trauma.
After hosting the inaugural Exit 111 Festival in Manchester in October of 2019, organizers have announced that the festival will not return in 2020.
One death was reported at the concert. Patrick Smith of Kentucky died during the Saturday concerts after suffering from a heart attack.
Nathaniel Sherman, who is a Belmont Law Student interning at the Rutherford County District Attorney's Office, explains...
We now know the identity of the 27 year-old man that died Saturday morning inside the campground area of Bonnaroo in Manchester.
UPDATE: Garieon Simmons, accused of stealing a Cadillac Escalade from a funeral home in Manchester, TN and then fleeing from police in Murfreesboro, will head to trial September 16, 2019.
U.S. Geological Survey measured a 2.6 magnitude quake around 1:45PM Saturday afternoon near Manchester.
Looking back to the alleged crime in nearby Manchester, Tennessee... On September 9, 2018, 46-year-old Lisa McCoy of Manchester was found deceased by Manchester Police.
UPDATE: The court date for a man accused of aggravated sexual battery against a 12-year-old was delayed last week.
Thursday afternoon just after 5pm Manchester Fire & Rescue were notified of a fire at Batesville Casket manufacturing plant at 175 Monogard Drive in Manchester.
A jet skiing accident results in a fatality on Tims Ford Lake Saturday evening.
A subject by the name of Molly Poppins has pleaded guilty to drug charges in federal court as a result of an arrest at last years Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival (2017).
Middle Tennessee State University kicked off its 2018 True Blue Tour with a rousing start for the first time on its Murfreesboro campus and prospective students already are enthused about the opportunities should they choose to attend MTSU.
On Monday afternoon at approximately 12:15 pm on I-24 in Coffee County, Tennessee Highway Patrolman Donnie Clark received a "Be on the Lookout" for a stolen vehicle traveling westbound on the interstate.
Autopsy results show a man who died while attending the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Tennessee accidentally overdosed on drugs.
On Thursday (May 10th, 2018) Manchester Police responded to Yamoto restaurant for a welfare check on a subject who appeared to be passed out. The incident ended with the arrest of a Murfreesboro man.
This year at the concert Eminem, Sheryl Crow, Paramore, Muse and even the Grand Ole Opry.
According to the trooper's report, the vehicle that was struck was damaged so badly that the markings on the vehicle were impossible to make out to identify what type of car it was. Also, it was not possible to identify the two people killed in the crash.
The case of a missing 30-year old woman has been cleared, along with a vehicle theft in Murfreesboro after her arrest.
The driver drove to the nearby Circle K store. While speaking to the deputy, the man allegedly admitted to drinking one beer and allegedly using Cocaine.
Our news partner in neighboring Manchester (WMSR) reports there was a Monday afternoon shooting at the courthouse. Two deputies were shot, and an inmate ran, later shooting and killing himself.
Year four of MTSU's partnership with the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival closed Sunday, and multimedia students left with many hands-on experiences.
While attendance has been on the decline with a sharp drop in 2016, the crowds seemed to be up this year.
The Tennessee Highway Patrol is preparing for tens of thousands of music fans to descend on Tennessee in neighboring Manchester.
Charlene Toro reported to Manchester, TN Police that her son went missing this past November. Justin Edward Zeigler is 27 years old and authorities in Coffee County told Mrs. Toro that there has been no activity...
Daniel Austin Freeze of Manchester was arrested recently on indictments for rape.
WGNS' Scott Walker hit the Bonnaroo farm this past weekend in Manchester to speak with a few of the music lovers...
Year three of Middle Tennessee State University's partnership with Bonnaroo is again providing students with a uniquely immersive experience that can't be found in any on-campus classroom.
On Monday, partner radio station WMSR received mail that turned out to be something that no one at the station asked for, marijuana.
It's official: Golf will be played once again at Old Stone Fort Park in nearby Manchester, TN. Driver Properties LLC purchased 140 acres of land from the state of Tennessee for $561,000.
he warrant says that not only did he endanger the life of himself, his passenger and two dogs, but he endangered the safety of pursuing officers and unsuspecting motorists by changing lanes abruptly and improperly at a high rate of speed...
he value of the drugs is over $30,000. More arrests are possible and Investigator Jonathan Anthony says...
A Coffee County woman has been charged in the death of her newborn. WGNS' Ron Jordan has the details...
Tune in to TBS TV for the CONAN show on January 19 for the big news of the Bonnaroo 2016 lineup and other fun surprises.
According to Manchester Assistant Police Chief Adam Floied, two people wanted in connection with a Covington, Georgia homicide/robbery were arrested in Manchester.
An accident on Friday night in Manchester took the life of a local female.
The owners of the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival have discussed with Nashville's top tourism executive the possibility of bringing a country music and camping festival to the event site in Manchester.
Manchester Police Department and city personnel volunteered to line the interior of their Army recruiting center in the city with dozens of sandbags on Wednesday.
They're back! Thousands of music lovers are on "The Farm" for fun-filled days of music, food, art and much more known as the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in neighboring Manchester.
While touring the Bonnaroo grounds on Thursday to see how the set-up process is turning out, News Radio WGNS met Queen Andrea. You are probably scratching your head thinking, "She is not really a queen is she?"
Members of the Tennessee Highway Patrol's (THP) West Bureau Interdiction Plus team discovered approximately one and a half pounds of crystal methamphetamine on a routine traffic stop last week in Coffee County.
The allegations against Rogers are sexual exploitation of a minor and unlawful photographing.
A shooting occurred on Thursday afternoon in nearby Coffee County at Henley and Son TV, 2202 Woodbury Hwy.
An accident occurred on Interstate 24 eastbound near mile-marker 121 on Thursday morning just before 10am. According to emergency workers...
It's been over 2 years since we reported the murder of Thomas Colucci, at his residence on Maple Springs Road near Manchester on Nov. 13, 2012.
Manchester Police Department is participating in the 2nd annual Governor's Highway Safety Office, "Seatbelts Are For Everyone" (SAFE) campaign.
The female in the picture is wanted for questioning concerning an on-going theft case.
Lambert died as a result of the injuries he received in the accident.
On Tuesday, Gregory Scott Hale the man accused of murdering a woman and beheading her was in court.
A 25-year-old Beechgrove man was arrested on Sunday (Oct. 26) on charges of statutory rape following an incident at a Manchester motel.
Funding will be used to randomly search the three Manchester city schools for $300 a month for a total of $2,100 for the remainder of the school year.
He reportedly was terrorizing residents by telling them that he is a member of Isis and that he was going to "cut their heads off."
The week long search for a Manchester woman came to a happy ending on Sunday. Elizabeth Brook Roberts was located and is safe in Colorado, according to Roberts’ mother.
The animal-rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) has sent a letter to Coffee County Sheriff Steve Graves regarding 37 year-old Gregory Scott Hale.
Bonnaroo is now taking place in Manchester and from what concert goers have said to WGNS at this point, via emails and text messages…
WGNS asked several concert goers if they planned to partake in drug use... Hear what they said.
The Bonnaroo Music & Arts festival is just around the corner, only a few days to be exact, and with it brings a slew of choices.
Dustin Byers and Nathan Childers, two Grundy County Jail inmates who escaped on June 2, have been apprehended.
In an interview on partner station WMSR, Ferrell stated that he robbed the bank because he was “down on his luck and depressed.” He said that he owed rent, electric bill, water bill, car payment and some other bills including loans and two bad checks.
According to investigators, the senior citizen entered the bank wearing a mask, gloves and a cap and was armed with a firearm.
We have an update for you in regards to the shooting that took place on the Coffee County Square during the first week of December involving a woman and her husband.
Murfreesboro is not the only area that has seen its fair share of fires in recent days. A well known business in nearby Manchester caught fire on Thursday afternoon and was deemed a total loss.
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