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UPDATE: The Work Behind the New MTSU Science Building

Feb 01, 2012 at 10:33 am by bryan

Rutherford County’s legislative delegation, Senators Bill Ketron (R—Murfreesboro) and Jim Tracy (R—Shelbyville), and Repre.... Read More

Smyrna Airport has a Solar Farm on Property

Feb 01, 2012 at 10:30 am by bryan

The Smyrna / Rutherford County Airport Authority is proud to announce the completion of a one megawatt solar farm at Smyrna Airport. The project is a partnership between the A.... Read More

Company Allegedly Scamming Residents to Gain Tax Return Money

Feb 01, 2012 at 10:11 am by bryan

Claiming to offer local residents a job is what lures in the victims. One Murfreesboro woman by the name of Teresa Nickles told WGNS that she thought she had landed the perfec.... Read More

Man Allegedly Selling Marijuana to Pay Rent in the 'Boro

Feb 01, 2012 at 09:19 am by bryan

Selling marijuana to pay rent is the story that one Murfreesboro man allegedly gave to police on Tuesday.   Ramar E. Garrison told officers that he did not have a jo.... Read More

Alcohol on the MTSU Campus

Feb 01, 2012 at 08:41 am by bryan

Alcohol is a growing problem on university campuses across the state of Tennessee. In Murfreesboro, 11-students on the MTSU campus were cited with consuming alcohol while unde.... Read More

Marijuana Trade Sees Dip Thanks to Middle TN Seizure

Feb 01, 2012 at 06:25 am by bryan

Police in Nashville took a big bite out of the marijuana trade that will likely be felt in Murfreesboro. Over one million dollars worth of marijuana was seized by Officers wit.... Read More

Smyrna Police Investigating Possible Fraud Case

Feb 01, 2012 at 06:17 am by bryan

Smyrna Police are investigating a man accused of misleading elderly women and gaining money for home repairs that are not accomplished. Police say that 27-year old Johnny R. L.... Read More

Domestic Violence Laws May Get Tougher

Feb 01, 2012 at 06:09 am by bryan

Counties across the state will feel the pinch of a newly proposed and unfunded law suggested by Governor Bill Haslam. The governor has proposed mandatory jail sentences of 45-.... Read More

Last Day to Register to Vote is Feb. 6

Jan 31, 2012 at 01:56 pm by bryan

Monday, February 6, is the last day to register to vote in the March 6, 2012, Presidential Preference Primary and Rutherford County Primary.  New voters may register in p.... Read More

UPDATE: Fatal I-24 Accident on Monday

Jan 31, 2012 at 01:32 pm by bryan

We have more news on that fatal accident we told you about on Monday night at 6. Apparently, a small truck attempted to change lanes on I-24 East near South Church Street and.... Read More

Astronaut - Dr. Rhea Seddon to Address Rutherford CABLE

Jan 31, 2012 at 12:49 pm by bryan

Celebrated astronaut and prominent physician Dr. Rhea Seddon will address RutherfordCABLE members and guests at the organization’s February 14th breakfast meeting a.... Read More

Airport Runway Extension to be Reviewed Wednesday

Jan 31, 2012 at 10:44 am by bryan

A public hearing on a proposed plan for future improvements at the Murfreesboro Municipal Airport will be held before the Murfreesboro Planning Commission on Wednesday, Feb. 1.... Read More

Attempted Car Jacking in Murfreesboro

Jan 31, 2012 at 10:19 am by bryan

A woman driving alone down Hancock Street was almost car jacked on Monday evening around 5. The female told Murfreesboro officers when she approached the East Castle Street in.... Read More

Over $6,000 in Cash Found in Glove Box of Car

Jan 31, 2012 at 09:57 am by bryan

Two Murfreesboro men were arrested after police found a felony amount of cocaine under the passenger side seat of a truck owned by 25-year old Kendell Beard on Monday. Police.... Read More

Fatal I-24 Crash Monday Night

Jan 31, 2012 at 07:50 am by bryan

More on that crash that shut-down eastbound I-24 at South Church Street around 6:00 o'clock Monday night. One person died in this big rig vs passenger vehicle crash. WGNS.... Read More

Smyrna Woman Allegedly Tries to Have Husband KILLED

Jan 31, 2012 at 06:25 am by bryan

A Smyrna woman is accused of hiring someone to kill her husband. Katherine Louise Holmes surrendered at the Metro Police headquarters in Nashville on Monday morning on a grand.... Read More

Assistant Wrestling Coach at Blackman High Accused of Abuse

Jan 31, 2012 at 06:18 am by bryan

A teenager who partakes in the extracurricular activity of wrestling at Blackman High School claims the assistant coach is abusive. The student, who is not being identified, c.... Read More

Narcotic Prescriptions Up for TennCare

Jan 31, 2012 at 06:08 am by bryan

Narcotic prescriptions are up for TennCare enrollees in the state. Narcotic drugs are drugs that reduce pain and / or alter moods or behaviors. Narcotic drugs are highly addic.... Read More

Thefts in Rural Area of Rutherford County

Jan 31, 2012 at 05:59 am by bryan

There have been multiple home burglaries in rural Rutherford and Williamson Counties and detectives are diving into the problem to determine who is responsible. The burglaries.... Read More

Gov. Haslam Delivers State of the State Speech

Jan 30, 2012 at 09:03 pm by bryan

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam delivered his 2012 State of the State address before a joint session of the General Assembly in which he shared his vision for the state and called.... Read More