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Governor Asking for More Children to Enroll in Cover Kids Program

Aug 09, 2011 at 06:16 am by bryan

Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced the 2011 Back to School CoverKids outreach campaign to help enroll Tennessee’s children in the state’s low-cost, com.... Read More

Nissan Helps Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department

Aug 08, 2011 at 09:10 pm by bryan

The Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department has accepted the donation of a new emergency command and transport response vehicle from Nissan Americas in Smyrna. Kittrell Fire Chi.... Read More

Dean Barker Big Winner At Cannon County Arts Center Event

Aug 08, 2011 at 08:49 pm by bryan

This past Saturday (8/6/2011), the Arts Center of Cannon County's 2011 fundraiser included a gourmet dinner, special auction, door prizes and a $5,000 reverse raffle. The happ.... Read More

9-11 Memorial Brick Buying Deadline Extended

Aug 08, 2011 at 04:50 pm by bryan

Deadline to buy bricks to be displayed at the 9-11 Memorial during the 9-11 ceremony was extended to Wednesday. Cost is $100 for an 8-inch by 8-inch brick and $50 for a 4-inch.... Read More

Armed Robbery on Richardson Ave. in M'boro

Aug 08, 2011 at 02:19 pm by bryan

A 22-year old man was robbed at gun point by four black males on Saturday. The victim told officers that he was sitting in his truck outside of his home on Richardson Avenue i.... Read More

Local Woman has Bad Trip on Molly's Plant Food - DCS Called

Aug 08, 2011 at 02:13 pm by bryan

A Woman who allegedly took Molly’s Plant Food, which is now illegal, had her children taken away from her after an apparent bad trip. The female was rushed to the hospit.... Read More

2-Juveniles Believed to be Responsible for Stealing Soldiers Car

Aug 08, 2011 at 02:02 pm by bryan

On Friday August 5, 2011 Officer Curtis Brinkley, assisted by Officer Mic Rea, Officer Tracey Womack, Officer Kristy Inglish, and Sergeant Chad Hershman arrested two juveniles.... Read More

New Interpretive Signs Throughout Rutherford Co. Unveiled

Aug 08, 2011 at 01:52 pm by bryan

PHOTO: Wayfinding Signage Board Members and dignitaries officially unveil one of the new interpretive signs on the Rutherford County Courthouse lawn.  Pictured from left.... Read More

UPDATE on Friday Accident on I-24

Aug 08, 2011 at 12:43 pm by bryan

We have an update on a Friday accident that took place on I-24. The wreck involving two semi trucks happened near the Coffee - Rutherford County line.  The crash happened.... Read More

Stolen Bolt Cutters Used to Steal Lawnmowers

Aug 08, 2011 at 12:28 pm by bryan

Three suspects who are believed to have stolen bolt cutters from the Sears store on Old Fort Parkway, are also believed to have stolen several lawnmowers. The men apparently u.... Read More

MTSU Summer Commencement

Aug 08, 2011 at 11:12 am by bryan

About 863 degree candidates are expected to graduate during MTSU’s 101st Summer Commencement ceremony, according to a report from Cathy Kirchner of the University’.... Read More

Red Cross Barn Party This Weekend

Aug 08, 2011 at 09:08 am by bryan

The annual Red Cross Barn Party is this weekend. WGNS' Scott Walker talked to Beth Ferguson about this Saturday's activities...

Special Alzheimer's Workshop

Aug 08, 2011 at 09:07 am by bryan

A special Alzheimer's Disease workshop will take place on Thursday in Murfreesboro. Scott Walker talked to Mike Gann at the Stones River Manor about the class...

Rental Property for $150,000 with Income of $1,700 Monthly

Aug 08, 2011 at 08:37 am by bryan

Real estate is starting to pick back up in Murfreesboro. Today, there are aproximatly 1,297 homes on the market. Several months ago, there were as many as 1,400 homes for sale.... Read More

Nationally, largest weekly decline in gas cost since May 6th!

Aug 08, 2011 at 07:04 am by bryan

Crude oil prices reflect the largest weekly loss since May 6, when Osama bin Laden's death was announced. Poor economic news flooded the market and pushed oil prices below $.... Read More

Fatal Stabbing in LaVergne

Aug 08, 2011 at 06:19 am by bryan

A LaVergne woman was stabbed to death in a home on Tuffnell Drive. The incident occurred on Sunday evening. The woman who died was 42-year old Kimberly Kuhlman. Kuhlman was al.... Read More

Hot, Dry Continue to Dominate Weather

Aug 07, 2011 at 09:37 pm by bryan

It's been a hot start to August and they're not a lot of relief in sight. On the heels of the fifth hottest July on record, the National Weather Service says expect more of th.... Read More

“Beehive” buzzes Arts Center of Cannon County

Aug 06, 2011 at 02:42 pm by bryan

Got go-go boots and nowhere to wear them? Problem solved! You can channel your inner “Shindig” when “Beehive” runs at the Arts Center of Cannon County.... Read More

Post offices in Auburntown, Milton and Normandy considered for closing!

Aug 06, 2011 at 02:39 pm by bryan

As a part of government downsizing, the U.S. Postal Service is studying the possibility of closing facilities in nearby Auburntown, Milton and Normandy along with 57 other pos.... Read More

Senators Alexander and Corker on downgrading of US credit rating

Aug 06, 2011 at 02:00 pm by bryan

On Saturday (8/6/2011)  U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker released statements about Standard & Poor’s downgrade of its U.S. credit rating from AAA to.... Read More