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Man Escapes - Tries Going Free Instead of Going to Jail

Nov 16, 2011 at 09:27 am by bryan

Freedom was short lived for a Rutherford County Drug Court participant who tried to flee rather than go to jail Monday. But sheriff’s deputies apprehended sus.... Read More

Burglar Suspect Nabbed After Morning Break-in

Nov 16, 2011 at 09:20 am by bryan

Quick work by Murfreesboro Police landed one burglary suspect behind bars on Wednesday morning. The break in occurred at 205 Second Avenue. After the break in happened, a Murf.... Read More

Pink Floyd Tribute Band in Murfreesboro

Nov 16, 2011 at 09:17 am by bryan

The Pink Floyd tribute band Us & Them takes the Bluesboro stage on Murfreesboro’s Public Square on Saturday, Nov. 19, to perform the best-selling album “Dark S.... Read More

Grandson of Jennings A. Jones to Join Jennings and Rebecca Jones Foundation

Nov 16, 2011 at 09:14 am by bryan

Very good news for Rutherford County: It was announced at Read To Succeed’s 2011 All-Star Celebrity Bee that Jennings H. Jones will be joining the board of the Jennings.... Read More

$14,000 Raised at Child Advocacy Event in Murfreesboro

Nov 16, 2011 at 09:12 am by bryan

About $14,000 was raised at the “TurkeyTee Off” golf tournament on Saturday at Cedar Crest Golf Course to benefit theChildAdvocacyCenter.  Golfers earned&nbs.... Read More

Two Local Astronauts to Receive Award

Nov 16, 2011 at 06:28 am by bryan

On December 3, 2011 at 7:00 PM at the Donald McDonald Hangar, Murfreesboro Municipal Airport, 1930 Memorial Blvd., Murfreesboro, TN the EAA Chapter 419 Commemorative Award, &l.... Read More

1,440 Bottles of Gatorade Stolen!

Nov 16, 2011 at 06:15 am by bryan

1,440 bottles of Gatorade have been stolen on the MTSU Campus. 60-Cases of the athletic drink were taken on November the 10th and police are looking for clues as to who c.... Read More

Synthetic Drugs Still a Problem

Nov 16, 2011 at 06:07 am by bryan

Law enforcement officers around the state are finding out just how difficult it may be to fight a war on so-called synthetic drugs. They’re sold in convenience stores un.... Read More

The Annual Spelling Bee Winner Is....

Nov 15, 2011 at 09:32 pm by bryan

The annual Read to Succeed Spelling Bee was held on Tuesday night. Shawn McFarland who is on the Read to Succeed Executive Board told WGNS the bee helped to raise over $48-tho.... Read More

Robbery on MTSU Campus

Nov 15, 2011 at 09:26 pm by bryan

An MTSU student was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday night on the MTSU campus. The robbery occurred near the Scarlett Commons dorm building around 9 in the evening. The culprit w.... Read More

Annual Spelling Bee TONIGHT!

Nov 15, 2011 at 11:42 am by bryan

There won’t be spell-check on the stage tonight at Patterson Park Community Center, when thirteen local celebrities battle for a spelling bee championship. The fifth Re.... Read More

New Psychiatric Hospital Planned for Murfreesboro

Nov 15, 2011 at 11:14 am by bryan

A new psychiatric and rehabilitation hospital is in the works for Murfreesboro. The new hospital will be on Thompson Lane near Wilkinson Pike. The Murfreesboro Planning Commis.... Read More

Helping Homeless Children in Murfreesboro

Nov 15, 2011 at 11:00 am by bryan

"Hearts for Homeless Children Ministry" sponsored by Straight from the Heart Ministries.  Straight from the Heart Ministries felt an urgency to help this community's Hom.... Read More

Impersonating an Officer

Nov 15, 2011 at 10:05 am by bryan

Someone is impersonating a police officer in Murfreesboro and the real police are searching for clues to make an arrest. Murfreesboro Police were summoned to an address on Tul.... Read More

Man Accused of Exposing Himself

Nov 15, 2011 at 09:53 am by bryan

Warrants have been obtained for a 26-year old man accused of exposing himself to teenage girls. Charles A. Springer was arrested on Old Lascassas Pike in Murfreesboro after he.... Read More

Nashville Wreck Claims Rutherford Co. Life

Nov 15, 2011 at 06:13 am by bryan

A man killed in a fiery automobile crash in Nashville this past Friday has been identified as a Rutherford County resident. The man was killed Friday morning after the Lexus s.... Read More

Revenue Collections in Tennessee High

Nov 15, 2011 at 06:07 am by bryan

Revenue collections in Tennessee for October continue to indicate consumer confidence in the states economy. The Finance and Administration commissioner reported that state re.... Read More

Heritage South Opens New Facility

Nov 14, 2011 at 07:13 pm by bryan

Another new location for an on-going local business. The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting Monday (11/14/2011) at the new Heritage South Community Cr.... Read More

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Walgreens Robbery

Nov 14, 2011 at 12:58 pm by bryan

Murfreesboro Police have made an arrest in the robbery that occurred at Walgreens on Cason Lane at Old Fort Parkway this past week. 21-Year old Jonathan Riding has been accuse.... Read More

Arrest Made in Alleged Robbery

Nov 14, 2011 at 10:34 am by bryan

A man and a woman believed to be involved in an aggravated robbery on Hastings Street in Murfreesboro were arrested late last week by police. Officers say when they searched t.... Read More