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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

Master Gardener's "Fall Garden Extravaganza" September 24th

Aug 17, 2011 at 02:12 pm by bryan

The Master Gardeners of Rutherford County will present the Fall Garden Extravaganza on Saturday, September 24th from 8:00 that morning until 4:30 in the afternoon. I.... Read More

‘Will Islamic law ever be a part of the U.S. legal system?’ - Aug. 22 discussion at First Amendment Center

Aug 17, 2011 at 12:44 pm by bryan

A discussion of the potential application of Islamic law in the United States, and proposals to limit or prevent that possibility, will be held at 7:30 p.m. CT, Monday, Aug. 2.... Read More

Local Author Signing Civil War Books

Aug 17, 2011 at 11:55 am by bryan

Get a signed copy of "Serving Uncle Sam in the 50th Ohio" written by local author Lee Ann Newton this weekend. She'll be at Hastings on Memorial between 2-4pm this Saturday si.... Read More

DUI Number 5

Aug 17, 2011 at 10:07 am by bryan

DUI number 5 is what a 43-year old River Oaks Drive man has been charged with in Murfreesboro on Wednesday morning. Clint Andrew Batey was pulled over on Middle Tennessee Boul.... Read More

Busted With Oxycodone

Aug 17, 2011 at 10:00 am by bryan

A Murfreesboro man has been busted for allegedly possessing oxycodone with the intention of illegally selling the prescription pain killer. Logan Wardlow actually told police.... Read More

Sheriff's Office Buys Last of the Crown Vic's at Ford of Murfreesboro

Aug 17, 2011 at 09:40 am by bryan

The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office is getting 20-new patrol vehicles. The cars were some of the last ones on the lot at Ford of Murfreesboro.