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3 Shot Friday Night In Smyrna, 1 Arrested

Aug 20, 2011 at 10:03 am by bryan

Smyrna police are investigating a triple-shooting. Reports indicate it occured at 9:00 o'clock Friday night (8/19/2011) at the Imperial Garden Apartments. 26-year old Mark Met.... Read More

Landfill No Problem With Gateway Island Fish Kill

Aug 20, 2011 at 09:21 am by bryan

More on Thursday's fish kill at the Gateway Island pond, just off Medical Center Parkway. Although city officials still have not determined what caused approximately 2,000 pou.... Read More

1,000 Participants In Fenton Payne & Fred 5K Run/Walk

Aug 20, 2011 at 08:35 am by bryan

Approximately a thousand participants were lined-up on the circle in front of MTSU's Kirksey Old Main building at 7:00 o'clock Saturday morning (8/20/2011) for the 8th Annual.... Read More

"Boro Motorist' Challenges: August 21-27, 2011

Aug 19, 2011 at 08:11 pm by bryan

Another busy week for road improvements, and City Traffic Engineer Ram Balachandran warns 'Boro motorists where to avoid August 21st through the 27th.  City Construction.... Read More

Science and Math Conference for Girls October 22nd at MTSU

Aug 19, 2011 at 02:29 pm by bryan

Registration is open for girls in grades five through 12 across middle Tennessee to attend the 15th Annual MTSU Expanding Your Horizons in Science and Mathematics Conf.... Read More

Apartment Found in Complete Disarray - Mother Charged with Neglect

Aug 19, 2011 at 09:55 am by bryan

A Murfreesboro woman has been charged with two counts of aggravated child neglect after officers found her apartment in complete disarray. The police report detailing what was.... Read More

Man Charged with 3rd DUI and 5th Driving on a Revoked License

Aug 19, 2011 at 09:22 am by bryan

A man who was weaving from lane to lane was pulled over on South Church Street by police. Once stopped, police searched the truck that Bobby Barrett was driving and found appr.... Read More

11-Vending Machines Broken Into on MTSU Campus

Aug 19, 2011 at 06:25 am by bryan

A total of 11-vending machines have been broken into on the MTSU Campus in recent days. The thefts occurred at the Cope Administration building, the dramatic arts building, th.... Read More

Rutherford County Ranks 14th in the Nation for Job Growth

Aug 19, 2011 at 05:59 am by bryan

CNN Money Magazine has ranked Rutherford County 14th in the nation for job growth. The magazine stated that job growth in Rutherford County was 37.4%. The article stated that.... Read More

La Vergne 13th Most Affordable Place To Live

Aug 18, 2011 at 07:51 pm by bryan

Money magazine has selected the 25 most affordable places to live and La Vergne is #13. Boaters and fishermen are drawn to the 14,000-acre Percy Priest Lake for recreati.... Read More

2,000 Pound Fish Kill Thursday At Gateway Island

Aug 18, 2011 at 07:44 pm by bryan

A city mowing crew discovered a major fish kill early Thursday morning (8/18/2011) at the Gateway Island, just off Medical Center Parkway and behind the new Murfreesboro Medic.... Read More

MFD Has 9/11 Tribute On Murfreesboro Square

Aug 18, 2011 at 09:50 am by bryan

The Murfreesboro Fire Department is honoring those who made the supreme sacrifice on 9/11. Assistant Chief and Public Information Officer Allen Swader said the event will be a.... Read More

Grandson Accused of Stealing $200,000 from Grandfather

Aug 18, 2011 at 08:50 am by bryan

A man’s grandson has been arrested by police after allegedly stealing $200-thousand dollars from his grandfather over an 18-month period. 21-year old Arthur L. Porter re.... Read More

Carnival Worker Busted with Synthetic Marijuana - Wanted in R'ford Co.

Aug 18, 2011 at 06:18 am by bryan

A carnival worker busted for smoking synthetic marijuana while operating a Ferris wheel was arrested by reserve deputies in Putnam County. Officials there say that when t.... Read More

Meals on Wheels in Dire Need of Funding

Aug 18, 2011 at 05:56 am by bryan

Meals on Wheels is in need of additional funding. The local program that delivers meals to seniors whose mobility is limited has not seen a raise in funding in about 17-years..... Read More

Barbier Orthodonics in Smyrna opens with ribbon cutting!

Aug 17, 2011 at 07:57 pm by bryan

The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce continues its record pace for ribbon cuttings. Wednesday (8/17/2011) morning the Ambassadors were in Smyrna for the opening of Barbie.... Read More

Taste of Stones River this Saturday

Aug 17, 2011 at 04:25 pm by bryan

Sample food from about 40 area restaurants and help the local Primary Care and Hope Clinic at the same time. Chief Information Officer Sean Gilliland tells WGNS News the Taste.... Read More

John Adams Visits MTSU Library Now Through September 30th

Aug 17, 2011 at 02:36 pm by bryan

The James E. Walker Library at MTSU is one of only 20 libraries in the nation selected to host “John Adams: Unbound,” a traveling exhibit, free and open to the p.... Read More

Oakland High names "Blue Star School"

Aug 17, 2011 at 02:26 pm by bryan

Oakland High School has been named a "Blue Star School" as a result of its students’ exceptional performance on the 2010-2011 Financial Literacy Certification Test. The.... Read More

Oakland High Earns Coveted Financial Education Award

Aug 17, 2011 at 02:24 pm by bryan

Oakland High School has been named a Blue Star School for its students’ exceptional performance on the 2010-2011 Financial Literacy Certification Test. The award is give.... Read More