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NO SINKHOLES at Gateway Pond!

Apr 17, 2013 at 08:09 pm by bryan

Residents have nothing to fear, engineers prove there is no sinkhole at the Gateway Pond. No Sinkholes! Murfreesboro City Councilman Doug Young explained what caused the pro.... Read More

Help MTSU Form a HUMAN Logo for the Conference USA This Saturday

Apr 17, 2013 at 08:04 pm by bryan

The 2013 Spring Football Game is this Saturday, April 20 with a kickoff at 1:00pm.  Join the Blue Raider faithful along with the MT athletic department in the annual cont.... Read More

Couple Accused of Assaulting Teen for Using Makeup Scheduled for Court Thursday

Apr 17, 2013 at 05:34 pm by bryan

A 33-year old woman and a 34-year old man arrested in February and charged with child abuse will appear in General Sessions Court on Thursday (4/18/13).  The record of ar.... Read More

DUDE, SERIOUSLY? You Stole my $5,000 Ford Ranger?

Apr 17, 2013 at 05:13 pm by bryan

A Ford Ranger that happened to have a GPS tracking device in it may have been used in several recent burglaries in the Warrior Drive area. It has not been confirmed if this ca.... Read More

Duo Described as Short and Tall Males Robbed Gas Station Attendant, But Not Gas Station

Apr 17, 2013 at 05:04 pm by bryan

A worker at Swifty Gas Station on Memorial Boulevard two doors down from O’Charley’s was robbed on Tuesday evening at 6. The victim told officers he was approached.... Read More

Dominos Pizza Delivery Man Shot, Hospitalized

Apr 17, 2013 at 04:36 pm by bryan

A Dominos Pizza driver was shot in La Vergne on Tuesday night and is now in intensive care at the hospital.    The Criminal Investigations Division of the La Ver.... Read More

WARM WELCOME TO M'BORO: Riverdale Placed on Lockdown and Alabama Suspect Busted in S. Church St. Area

Apr 17, 2013 at 03:44 pm by bryan

Riverdale High School and the Rutherford County School's main office near I-24 had to be placed on a precautionary "Code Yellow" lockdown that lasted for about 10 minutes on W.... Read More

Local Runners Lace Up for Boston Victims

Apr 17, 2013 at 03:18 pm by bryan

Local runners will get together this week to participate in the Boro for Boston event. It will be held Thursday from 6-7pm at the General Bragg Trailhead to honor victims of t.... Read More

Murfreesboro Woman Accused of Calling Dispatch Six Times, Because A Dispatcher Was Rude? What?

Apr 17, 2013 at 02:26 pm by bryan

Police assisted a woman at the local probation office on Tuesday after she allegedly made six calls to MPD Dispatch about non police related items over a two day period. Offic.... Read More

Suspect Accused of Tagging Things with "5150" and Breaking Into Cars

Apr 17, 2013 at 01:44 pm by bryan

Murfreesboro has apparently seen its share of vandalism and burglaries in the Riverdale area in recent days. Someone has been tagging things with the numbers “5150.&rdqu.... Read More

UPDATE: Increased Police Patrol in Barfield Community Tuesday Afternoon

Apr 17, 2013 at 01:24 pm by bryan

Many residents in the Barfield Community noticed an increase of Murfreesboro Police Officers in their area on Tuesday afternoon just after 3pm. WGNS posted a brief story.... Read More

NEW UPDATE: More News Released on Alleged Suicidal Man in Buchanan Area

Apr 17, 2013 at 12:00 pm by bryan

More information has been released on the so called suicidal man who was said to be on the run from the law in the Buchanan Elementary and Whitworth-Buchanan Middle schools ar.... Read More

Turn In Your Street Drugs and Guns at Murfreesboro Event on April 27th

Apr 17, 2013 at 10:47 am by bryan

Street drugs of all kinds, guns and ammunition will be accepted at a gun buyback event in Murfreesboro in the near future. Sgt. Melvin Cunningham with the Murfreesboro Police.... Read More

Talk About “Your Personal and Professional Brand”

Apr 17, 2013 at 10:17 am by bryan

Rutherford CABLE held their monthly breakfast meeting on April 9th at the Stones River Country Club.  More than 100 attended to hear keynote speaker Mila Grigg, the Presi.... Read More

LOOKING BACK: Bible Theme Park USA Says Today Would Have Been Their Five Year Mark in Rutherford County

Apr 17, 2013 at 09:01 am by bryan

The now defunct Bible Theme Park USA that was proposed to be built in the Blackman Community in 2008, would have been open now for five years now had it been passed by the cou.... Read More

Nasvhille Metro Police Investigate Murder of Murfreesboro Man

Apr 17, 2013 at 06:22 am by bryan

Metro Nashville detectives are pursuing leads in the murder of 62-year-old Jorge Insignares from Murfreesboro, who was found shot to death Monday morning in the front passenge.... Read More

SCARED PARENTS: Prom Night is Here - What Should Parents Say to Their Teens?

Apr 17, 2013 at 05:00 am by bryan

Throughout April and May, millions of teenagers will prepare for and participate in that most American of events:  prom night. While this can be a fun and memorable night.... Read More

BULLETIN: Suicidal Male Sought By Sheriff Turned Himself In To MTMC!

Apr 16, 2013 at 10:31 pm by bryan

BULLETIN: WGNS News has learned that the suicidal man sought by the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office checked himself in to Middle Tennessee Medical Center. Students at Buch.... Read More

Suspect Accused of Running Over Man on Jones Blvd. and Fleeing Scene

Apr 16, 2013 at 07:16 pm by bryan

Law Enforcement in the City of Murfreesboro continues to gather more information on a hit and run accident involving a pedestrian on Jones Boulevard near Mitchell Neilson Scho.... Read More

Possible Robbery Suspect Meet Skateboard... Suspect Meet Jail Cell

Apr 16, 2013 at 06:46 pm by bryan

Was it a failed robbery attempt or a mistake? A skate boarder said  that he was standing in the parking lot of a business on Greenland Drive Monday afternoon when he was.... Read More