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TBI/RCSO Issued Endangered Missing Child Alert on Murfreesboro Girl

Mar 02, 2024 at 11:37 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) has issued an ENDANGERED CHILD ALERT for a 7-year-old Murfreesboro girl who was last seen Friday (3/1/2024) in the B.... Read More

Gov. Sends TN Guard To Texas-Mexican Border

Mar 02, 2024 at 10:19 pm by WGNS

(MILLINGTON) Two waves of active Tennessee Army National Guard soldiers are packing for deployment along the Texas-Mexican border. Governor Bill Lee visited the Millington ba.... Read More

VOTE 7AM-7PM on Super Tuesday, then hear results on WGNS!

Mar 02, 2024 at 10:54 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) This is a presidential election year and the excitement of Super Tuesday (3/5/2024) is focused into a 12-hour time span that begins at 7:00AM. WGNS will be at t.... Read More

Ram's Spring Road Report

Mar 02, 2024 at 10:32 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Spring is almost here. In fact, March 19, 2024 is the first day of the spring equinox in the Northern Hemisphere. Murfreesboro Transportation's Deputy Dire.... Read More

SRO Anthony Bragg in "Brave The Shave"

Mar 02, 2024 at 09:36 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) On Friday (3/1/2024) Riverdale High School again had its “Brave The Shave” event to raise money for childhood cancer research. One of Riverdale&rsq.... Read More

March is "Women's History Month" (tune to WGNS 8:30AM Monday)

Mar 02, 2024 at 08:28 am by WGNS

  (MURFREESBORO) March is “Women’s History Month” and the 2024 theme is “Women Who Advocate for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion”.  L.... Read More

Road Across Dale Hollow Dam Closed for 1-Week Starting Tuesday

Mar 02, 2024 at 07:41 am by WGNS

(CELINA, TN)  If you enjoy fishing and especially catching the largemouth bass and crappie from Dale Hollow Lake, be aware that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville.... Read More

2024 True Blue Raises $780K+

Mar 02, 2024 at 06:19 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Middle Tennessee State University is celebrating the outstanding success of its seventh annual True Blue Give campaign, raising more than $780,000 as Blue.... Read More

Greenhouse' Food Pantry Sat., March 9--VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

Mar 01, 2024 at 10:05 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Greenhouse Ministries first Mobile Food Pantry of the New Year is set for Saturday, March 9, 2024, and volunteers are needed.    Greenhouse Executiv.... Read More

MTSU's "History Day" Competition for Middle and High School Students

Mar 01, 2024 at 01:27 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Middle Tennessee State University helped mark a milestone when middle and high school students and their educators came to campus recently for the&nb.... Read More

Local Author Jim Sandman Speaks at Linebaugh Library, He's on WGNS 8:10AM this Monday

Mar 01, 2024 at 10:19 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Local author Jim Sandman will be at the Linebaugh Public Library, 105 W. Vine Street, from 10AM-2PM on Saturday, March 16, 2024. The local author signing event.... Read More

Lane closures on Thompson Lane expected from March 4 to March 15 for tree trimming work

Mar 01, 2024 at 05:33 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) has issued a cautionary notice for motorists in Murfreesboro, urging them to exercise caution starting Monday, March 4, with.... Read More

Central Magnet's Rachel Oppmann Receives The Congressional Award Gold Medal

Mar 01, 2024 at 04:52 am by WGNS

(WASHINGTON, DC)  Central Magnet School student Rachel Oppmann of Murfreesboro has been awarded The Congressional Award Gold Medal. That is Congress’.... Read More

Shelbyville Police Bust Drug Operation, Apprehend Suspects

Feb 29, 2024 at 05:12 pm by Chandelar Williams

Shelbyville, Tennessee - In a coordinated effort between Shelbyville Police Detectives and the 17th District Drug Task Force, a successful operation was conducted on February.... Read More
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THANK YOU Rita Shacklett for 48-Years of Leadership!

Feb 29, 2024 at 03:50 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) At 11:00 o’clock Thursday morning (2/29/2024), a Leap Year day gathering erupted in tears, laughter and applause as Rita Shacklett entered the room. It wa.... Read More

Eagleville Student Receives State FFA Scholarship

Feb 29, 2024 at 01:44 pm by WGNS News

Eagleville, TN – Holly Parks of the Eagleville FFA Chapter received the 2024 Kenneth K. Mitchell Alumni Scholarship from the Tennessee Future Farmers of America (FFA) Fo.... Read More

Murfreesboro Ranks High for Barnyard-Themed Weddings

Feb 29, 2024 at 01:37 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, Tennessee, has emerged as a top contender for barnyard-themed weddings, securing the 51st spot out of 500 cities nationwide on the list of "Best Cities.... Read More

MTSU Launches Affordable Physician Assistant Studies Program to Meet Healthcare Demands in Middle Tennessee

Feb 29, 2024 at 12:49 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU) is set to launch its third class of the Physician Assistant Studies Program in May 2024, offering aspiring healthca.... Read More

Middle Tennessee High School Sports Awards: Honoring Local Athletes, Coaches, and Teams in June 2024

Feb 29, 2024 at 10:44 am by Chandelar Williams

Middle Tennessee - The Middle Tennessee High School Sports Awards program returns this year to recognize the outstanding achievements of athletes, coaches, and teams from the.... Read More

TDOT's Interstate 24 Expansion: Unveiling the 'Choice Lanes' Initiative

Feb 29, 2024 at 09:25 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - During its inaugural session in January, the Transportation Modernization Board unanimously endorsed the inclusion of "choice lanes" for Interstate 24, conn.... Read More