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Downtown Residents to Hold July 30th Block Party

Jul 22, 2011 at 01:35 pm by bryan

Downtown Murfreesboro residents are planning a block party. The event for those who live in the area of the Rutherford County square will meet on July 30th.  Their downto.... Read More

National Guardsman Set to Deploy Has Car Stolen

Jul 22, 2011 at 10:33 am by bryan

A National Guardsman set to deploy for Afghanistan on Friday had his car stolen on Wednesday. Kyle Evans with the Murfreesboro Police Department told WGNS that car was stolen.... Read More

Cheap Beer Thief on the Prowl

Jul 22, 2011 at 10:15 am by bryan

A man in his twenties stole two cases of beer from the Kroger store on Memorial Blvd. on Wednesday. No, this is not a breaking news story, but it is a bit unusual. The culprit.... Read More

Two Men Found with Blood on Clothing Walking Around Square

Jul 22, 2011 at 10:05 am by bryan

Police found two men with blood on their clothing walking around the local square on Friday morning around 2. The subjects were found near the courthouse and told police they.... Read More

UPDATE on Missing Teacher Out of Shelbyville

Jul 22, 2011 at 06:12 am by bryan

We have more news on the case of the missing Shelbyville teacher whose car was found burned up in Rutherford County. The ex-husband of Shelly Mook, who was the last person to.... Read More

LaVergne Woman Faces Reckless Homicide Charge

Jul 22, 2011 at 06:12 am by bryan

A LaVergne woman who is accused of leaving a child unattended that later died at a day care is facing reckless homicide charges. Police have accused Jennifer Pomeroy of leavin.... Read More

LaVergne Town Hall Meeting Resolves Little, Deepens Divisions

Jul 21, 2011 at 09:42 pm by bryan

The LaVergne town meeting held Thursday night to discuss the current unincorporation petition provided little more in the way of public forum than allowing distraught citizens.... Read More

Storms Make It Cooler, Cause Some Damage

Jul 21, 2011 at 06:53 pm by bryan

High winds kicked up problems Thursday around Rutherford County and heavy rain caused some minor flooding. While the rain cooled things off, the slow moving storms dropped bet.... Read More

Smyrna Men Among Those Arrested for Thefts

Jul 21, 2011 at 06:44 pm by bryan

Nashville authorities have arrested two Smyrna men, along with three from Davidson County, in a three-county theft ring. 33-year old Pina Rosa and 22-year old Edguardo Hernand.... Read More

Local Firefighters Fill the Boot for Muscular Dystrophy

Jul 21, 2011 at 06:05 pm by bryan

The Rutherford County Fire Rescue will take post with their fireman boots in hand at the storefront of the local Sam’s Club located on 125 John R. Rice Blvd. in Murfrees.... Read More

MTSU Catalog Now ON-LINE!

Jul 21, 2011 at 05:55 pm by bryan

After 100 years of an undergraduate catalog students could hold, flip through and search for courses and other helpful information, the dawn of a new century for MTSU means.... Read More

Two Local Pilots Certified In CAP

Jul 21, 2011 at 05:42 pm by bryan

Two Murfreesboro pilots have become certified in the Civil Air Patrol. Cadet Major Stephen Lester and Senior Member Aaron Chism completed all qualifications and passed their t.... Read More

City Readies For Bicentennial Celebration

Jul 21, 2011 at 01:20 pm by bryan

At 10:00 o'clock Thursday (7/21/11) morning the dining room at the Patterson Community Center was packed with a cross-section of community leaders for a Bicentennial Plan.... Read More

Postal Delivery Possibly Changing

Jul 21, 2011 at 01:05 pm by bryan

The US Postal Service may soon change the days that mail is delivered to your home. In the near future, Saturday delivery could be cancelled. The federal government is once ag.... Read More

WGNS Listener Survey and Statistics

Jul 21, 2011 at 12:24 pm by bryan

WGNS has served Rutherford County and the surrounding area since 1947. Every A few of our statistics are posted below. If you have additional questions, please feel free to ca.... Read More

Murfreesboro Doctor Making House Calls

Jul 21, 2011 at 12:20 pm by bryan

Well-known Murfreesboro physician, Dr. Jim Garner, has expanded his practice to include house calls for clients of Family Staffing Solutions, Inc.  on an exclusive basis.... Read More

Local Events Calendar

Jul 21, 2011 at 12:14 pm by bryan

WGNS has updated our Good Neighbor Events calendar. You can now click on local events and see what is happening throughout Rutherford County. You can also add your local happe.... Read More

Man Accused of Using Van as a Weapon

Jul 21, 2011 at 10:07 am by bryan

The operator of a van was placed under citizens arrest by a worker clearing debris at the old Middle Tennessee Medical Center. The worker told police he was blocking traffic w.... Read More

City of LaVergne - Residents Still Want to Drop City Charter

Jul 21, 2011 at 08:42 am by bryan

A large number of city residents in LaVergne are still pushing to dissolve the city charter and unincorporate. If this happens, then government services will be picked up by t.... Read More

UPDATE: Bank robbery this past Friday

Jul 21, 2011 at 05:58 am by bryan

No new clues have turned up in the bank robbery case in Murfreesboro. Pinnacle Bank on Northwest Broad Street was robbed on July 15th. Murfreesboro Police and the FBI are aski.... Read More