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UPDATE: Smyrna Bank Robbery

Jun 04, 2012 at 05:58 am by bryan

Smyrna Police are still searching for a man who robbed a bank on Friday. The young black male appeared to be in his early twenties and was wearing a white shirt and jeans when.... Read More

FolkFest: June 10-17, 2012

Jun 02, 2012 at 10:15 am by bryan

We're on the doorsteps of 2012's International FolkFest. For newcomers, one of those "must attend" events in the 'Boro will occur June tenth through the seventeenth.  Th.... Read More

Ram's "Road Warrior" Report Thru June 9th

Jun 02, 2012 at 09:44 am by bryan

Reworking the city's infrastructure in some of the older sections to making road improvements in other area. City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns local road warriors o.... Read More

Tara MacDougall new CEO of Discovery Center

Jun 01, 2012 at 09:59 pm by bryan

One of the early persons who helped get the local hands-on museum started and long-time board member has been named the new Chief Executive Officer of the Discovery Center at.... Read More

MTEMC Customers Donate $2K To "Healing Field"

Jun 01, 2012 at 06:27 pm by bryan

Middle Tennessee Electric Membership Corporation’s Customers Care donated $2,000 of its Operation Round Up funds to the Murfreesboro Noon Exchange Club and its Healing F.... Read More

Wing Off for Child Advocacy Center Duck Race

Jun 01, 2012 at 02:36 pm by bryan

Who creates the best chicken wings in Rutherford and Cannon counties? The King of the Wing will be crowned at the annual Child Advocacy Center’s Duck Derby and free Fam.... Read More

Senator Tracy's "Metal Theft Bill" signed into law!

Jun 01, 2012 at 02:27 pm by bryan

State Senator Jim Tracy's bill aimed at reducing the growing problem of metal theft was signed into law by Governor Bill Haslam. The legislation, which passed in the final day.... Read More

MTSU names new Chairs of Biology and Chemistry

Jun 01, 2012 at 02:18 pm by bryan

Dean Tom Cheatham and the MTSU College of Basic and Applied Sciences announced that Doctors Lynn Boyd and Greg Van Patten have been named respective chairs in the departments.... Read More

Half Marathon Fills In 6-Hours!

Jun 01, 2012 at 02:17 pm by bryan

In just 6 hours and 6 minutes after registration opened, the 6th Annual Murfreesboro Half Marathon reached its cap of 2,500 participants. Last year, the event sold out in ele.... Read More

Friday Fire At Mid States Services In La Vergne

Jun 01, 2012 at 01:59 pm by bryan

A distribution center in La Vergne suffered water damage around 9:30 Friday morning (6/1/2012).  When several pallets of tissue paper caught fire, Mid States Service.... Read More

Dr. Tammy Grizzard Named Hobgood Elementary Principal

Jun 01, 2012 at 11:36 am by bryan

Murfreesboro City School's Director Dr. Linda Gilbert announced that the new principal at Hobgood Elementary School will be Dr. Tammy Grizzard as Principal for Hobgood El.... Read More

Sign-Up quickly for MIDDLE HALF!

Jun 01, 2012 at 11:04 am by bryan

Registration for the extremely popular Middle Half Marathon is now officially open. This year's 13.1-mile level course run through the Murfreesboro historic district will be S.... Read More

Shots Fired At Fleeing Car On Wenlon Drive

Jun 01, 2012 at 10:48 am by bryan

Around 11:00 o'clock Thursday night (5-31-2012) Murfreesboro Police responded to a call of shots fired at moving vehicle at 1325 Wenlon Drive. Michael Osborne s.... Read More

Discovery Center's "Secret Garden Tour" is 10AM-4PM Saturday

Jun 01, 2012 at 10:15 am by bryan

The Discovery Center at Murfree Springs celebrates its silver anniversary with the popular Secret Garden Tour. The tour will take place from 10:00 o'clock this Saturday mornin.... Read More

Nissan Job Fair at Murfreesboro Career Center on Saturday

Jun 01, 2012 at 09:53 am by bryan

With local unemployment in the 7 per cent range, Nissan is challenged to find a thousand new persons to fill needs brought on by expansion at the Smyrna complex. They are look.... Read More

Firefighters Fought Blaze At Firehouse

Jun 01, 2012 at 09:38 am by bryan

Volunteers left the Southeast Rutherford Fire Department on Elam Road Thursday night after completing training, and received a call around 10:00 o'clock about smoke coming fro.... Read More

Eural Sauls Hangs-Up Hair Clippers After 6-Decades!

May 31, 2012 at 04:47 pm by bryan

A part of the downtown color ended Thursday (5/31/2012). Eural Sauls hung up the hair clippers that he's held for six decades at the Tip Top Barber Shop on the historic Murfre.... Read More

Siegel High Principal Named

May 31, 2012 at 02:11 pm by bryan

Director of Schools-Elect Don Odom has announced that Jason Bridgeman has been named the principal of Siegel High School. Bridgeman currently serves as the principal of Hollow.... Read More

Property Assessor Bill Boner Speaks Out

May 31, 2012 at 01:06 pm by bryan

Rutherford County Property Assessor Bill Boner told WGNS News that he has not commited any of the charges that are made against him, and that he would resign if they were true.... Read More

Burglars Hit Riverrock Baptist

May 31, 2012 at 10:45 am by bryan

Burglaries continue to plaque the area. Local churches, homes and businesses have been recent victims. Riverrock Baptist Church The Riverrock Baptist Church at 2248 New Sale.... Read More