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TN Gas Prices Show Signs of Improvement, Though Local Rates Remain High

Feb 27, 2024 at 10:15 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Tennessee residents received a glimmer of relief at the pump as gas prices in the state edged slightly lower over the past week. According to.... Read More

Repeat Offender's High-Speed Chase into Rutherford County

Feb 27, 2024 at 10:11 am by Chandelar Williams

Rutherford County, TN - In a recent incident in Williamson County on February 8th, 33-year-old repeat offender William Manery led deputies on a harrowing high-speed chase thro.... Read More

Riverdale High School Participating in St. Baldrick's Foundation Fundraiser to Combat Childhood Cancer

Feb 27, 2024 at 07:35 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In a heartfelt endeavor to combat childhood cancer, Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro, is gearing up to host an event in collaboration with th.... Read More

La Vergne Police Identify Suspects in City Limits Jewelry Store Robbery

Feb 26, 2024 at 07:42 pm by WGNS News

La Vergne, TN - La Vergne Police have made progress in the investigation of a robbery that occurred on February 14th at the City Limits Jewelry & Repair store on Murfree.... Read More

Police Search Home in Rutherford County After a Series of Robberies in South Nashville

Feb 26, 2024 at 07:03 pm by WGNS News

LaVergne, TN - Late last week, Nashville Metro Police conducted a search at a home in Rutherford County in pursuit of evidence connected to a string of crimes within their jur.... Read More

Street Racer Initiative Yields Five Arrests in Nashville Crackdown

Feb 26, 2024 at 05:43 pm by Chandelar Williams

Nashville, TN - In an effort to crack down on street racing, the Traffic Division, with assistance from MNPD Aviation, conducted a Street Racer Initiative Saturday night resul.... Read More

Enhancing Gun Safety: Tennessee Offers Free Cable Locks for Firearm Owners

Feb 26, 2024 at 04:50 pm by Chandelar Williams

Rutherford County, TN - Gun safety is paramount for all firearm owners, and securing firearms properly can save lives. The Tennessee Department of Safety and Homeland Security.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric: Powering Communities Through Ad Valorem Tax Support

Feb 26, 2024 at 04:32 pm by Chandelar Williams

Middle Tennessee - Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE), a not-for-profit electric cooperative, plays a significant role in supporting local governments despite its tax-exempt stat.... Read More

Smyrna Police Officers Inspire at Career Fair Benefiting M.L. King Jr. Scholarship Fund

Feb 26, 2024 at 04:20 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - Officers Clemons and Smallwood, representing the Smyrna Police Department, recently attended a career fair at Patterson Park. The event aimed to benefit The Leade.... Read More

Firefighters in Murfreesboro Celebrate Career Milestones: Engineer Ryan Pointer and Firefighter Ian Lawson Honored

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:43 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - In recent ceremonies, both Engineer Ryan Pointer and Firefighter Ian Lawson were honored for their accomplishments within the firefighting department. &nbs.... Read More

TBI Issues Endangered Child Alert for Missing Teen Sebastian Wayne Drake Rogers

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:30 pm by Chandelar Williams

Middle Tennessee - A 15-year-old boy named Sebastian Wayne Drake Rogers is the subject of an Endangered Child Alert issued by the Sumner County Sheriff's Office. He was last s.... Read More

Murfreesboro Graduate Wes Turner Takes on Super Bowl Through UT's Big Orange Combine Program

Feb 26, 2024 at 12:15 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - University of Tennessee student Wes Turner, a 2020 graduate of Siegel High School, recently participated in the annual Big Orange Combine program at the Sup.... Read More

Smyrna Fire Department Hosts Free Child Passenger Safety Event

Feb 26, 2024 at 11:44 am by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - The Smyrna Fire Department invites all parents, whether expecting their first child or seeking to ensure the safety of their current car seat setup, to attend the.... Read More

Exploring Middle Tennessee's History Through Historical Fiction: The Works of Randy O’Brien

Feb 26, 2024 at 11:33 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Randy O’Brien, a retired award-winning radio journalist and former News Director for WMOT-FM, has shifted gears to pursue his passion for writing hist.... Read More

Old Fort Golf Club Announces $1.6 Million Renovation Project and Program Offerings

Feb 26, 2024 at 11:20 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - The Old Fort Golf Club is undergoing a significant $1.6 million renovation aimed at enhancing the overall experience for golfers. This renovation project in.... Read More

AI Aids Efforts to Cut Nuisance Alerts for Health Care Teams: Study

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:16 am by WGNS News

A new study from Vanderbilt University Medical Center demonstrates the promise of artificial intelligence to help refine and target the myriad computerized.... Read More

Keep My Smyrna Safe Vote No Political Organization: Facts to Consider About the Smyrna General Sessions Court

Feb 25, 2024 at 07:25 pm by WGNS

The following is from Keep My Smyrna Safe Vote No Political Organization On March 5th, there will be a referendum on the ballot regarding the continuance of a general session.... Read More

‘Black-ish’ star Marcus Scribner tells MTSU students to keep ‘chipping away’ at career plans

Feb 24, 2024 at 05:47 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Award-winning screen actor Marcus Scribner from the syndicated comedies “Black-ish” and “Grown-ish” did what he does best.... Read More

Smyrna Airport Begins Runway Reconstruction: Embracing Sustainability and Safety Upgrades

Feb 24, 2024 at 02:44 pm by Chandelar Williams

Smyrna, TN - Exciting developments are underway at Smyrna Airport as the reconstruction of Runway 1/19 kicks off. The initial phase of this project is dedicated to enhancing d.... Read More

Ram's Early Spring Road Forecast

Feb 24, 2024 at 10:36 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) A mix of daytime highs ranging from the 70s to the mid 50s over the next week may create some traffic challenges around construction zones, especially since two.... Read More