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Help Needed: Identifying Persons of Interest in Vehicle Break-in and Credit Card Fraud Case

Feb 15, 2024 at 04:35 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Detectives are seeking assistance in identifying two persons of interest related to a vehicle break-in and fraudulent credit card usage. On February 4, 2024.... Read More

MTSU Quantum Takes New Leap with Two NSF Grants Totaling $1M-Plus

Feb 15, 2024 at 03:10 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University’s Quantum Science Initiative is taking more giant leaps with two new grants — tot.... Read More

Sullivan Family Scholarship Now Taking Applications

Feb 15, 2024 at 02:50 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In the spring of 2020, Jimmy Sullivan got a call from his wife, Kaycee, telling him to get to Vanderbilt as fast as possible about an alarming diagnosi.... Read More

Rutherford County PAWS, “PAWS PET FEST," a Quarterly Adoption Special

Feb 15, 2024 at 02:43 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Excitement is in the air as Rutherford County PAWS gears up to host its quarterly "PAWS PET FEST" adoption special, sponsored by Petco Love this spring! T.... Read More

18-Wheeler Mishap – Stuck in the Mud

Feb 15, 2024 at 01:59 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A mishap involving a tractor-trailer truck caused traffic chaos on Thursday morning around 11 AM. The big rig became lodged in the mud while attempti.... Read More

Investigation into Human Trafficking Ends with Arrest of 79-Year-Old Suspect

Feb 15, 2024 at 11:51 am by WGNS News

About an hour and a half away from nearby Lebanon, TN along I-40 East in Rockwood, multiple complaints of illegal business activity has led to a Tennessee Bureau of Investigat.... Read More

Free Child Safety Seat Check at Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department

Feb 15, 2024 at 10:09 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Attention parents: Take advantage of a free child safety seat check today from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department Station 9, located at.... Read More

Main Street Murfreesboro's Annual Celebration: Honoring Downtown Contributions

Feb 15, 2024 at 01:29 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Main Street Murfreesboro's Annual Celebration on February 22nd at The Walnut House will honor local businesses for their contributions to the downtown distr.... Read More

Early Voting Information: Rutherford County Primary at Town Hall

Feb 14, 2024 at 06:24 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - The Smyrna Town Hall will serve as an early voting polling location for the Rutherford County Republican and Democratic Primary from February 14th to February 27t.... Read More

Smyrna Road Closure: Safety Maintenance on Spring Hill Drive

Feb 14, 2024 at 05:33 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - On Thursday, February 15th, 2024, the section of Spring Hill Drive from Rock Springs Road to St. Francis Avenue will be closed from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Smyrna Pub.... Read More

UPDATE: Search for Robbery Suspects in LaVergne Area Continues, but Perimeter Ends

Feb 14, 2024 at 05:27 pm by Chandelar Williams

  LaVergne, TN - UPDATE - Law enforcement officers in La Vergne have ended a perimeter that was set-up earlier in the day on Wednesday, after exhausting search efforts i.... Read More

UPDATE: Lockdown Lifted at Motlow State Community College in Smyrna

Feb 14, 2024 at 05:16 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - Smyrna Police were dispatched to the campus of Motlow State Community College near the North Rutherford YMCA on Wednesday, after being told there was possibl.... Read More
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Small Exterior Building Catches Fire Behind Carolyn Court Home in Murfreesboro

Feb 14, 2024 at 04:52 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A fire broke out at a home on Carolyn Court in Murfreesboro on Wednesday afternoon. Carolyn Court is situated near Rutherford Boulevard and is directl.... Read More

IndyCar Returns to the Wilson / Rutherford County Line at the Nashville Superspeedway

Feb 14, 2024 at 11:30 am by WGNS News

LEBANON, Tenn. – Big Machine Label Group chairman and founder Scott Borchetta, who will now oversee operations for the Big Machine Music City Grand Prix, announced.... Read More

Main Street Murfreesboro Plans for Annual Celebration and Downtown Awards

Feb 14, 2024 at 11:20 am by WGNS News

Main Street Murfreesboro plans for its Annual Celebration on February 22 at The Walnut House located at 116 N. Walnut Street in downtown Murfreesboro.  The event will hav.... Read More

Man Arrested on 7 Counts of Rape of a Child to Appear in a Rutherford County Courtroom Next Week

Feb 14, 2024 at 11:00 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Luis Martinez Morado, a 44-year-old man who was wanted by Murfreesboro Police on multiple counts of child rape and aggravated sexual battery, is s.... Read More

Alert: Organized Crime Ring Selling Fake Projectors in Murfreesboro

Feb 14, 2024 at 10:35 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Murfreesboro Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division Fraud Unit is seeking assistance in locating two individuals allegedly involved in an organ.... Read More

Community Engagement: Public Meeting for Proposed Transfer Station in Murfreesboro

Feb 14, 2024 at 10:18 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - The City of Murfreesboro is hosting a Public Meeting regarding the proposed Solid Waste Materials Management Station (Transfer Station) on Wednesday, Feb. 1.... Read More

MTSU Celebrates Black History Month 2024 with Keynote by Actor Marcus Scribner

Feb 14, 2024 at 10:01 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Middle Tennessee State University is highlighting "African Americans in the Arts" for their 2024 Black History Month celebration throughout February. They a.... Read More

Auto Theft Suspect Previously Convicted on a Felony Drug Charge in Murfreesboro Arrested and Stolen SUV Recovered

Feb 14, 2024 at 06:37 am by WGNS News

A man who was previously convicted on a felony drug charge in Rutherford County, has been re-arrested after allegedly leading Nashville authorities on a police pursuit that.... Read More