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    Murfreesboro Mayor recognizes MPD officers Fiddler, Fugate, and Hanson with STARS Award

    Jul 30, 2021 at 10:42 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Officers Justin Fugate, Casey Fiddler, and Seth Hanson were honored July 29, 2021, as STARS award recipients for savi.... Read More

    Dancers from MTSU interpret artist's 'visceral undercurrents' in 'powerful' performance at the Frist

    Jul 30, 2021 at 09:10 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Assistant professor Jade Treadwell and an ensemble of MTSU dance students and alumnae brought their artistry to a Nashvill.... Read More

    Gov. Bill Lee sued after deciding Tennesseeans should no longer receive federal unemployment benefits

    Jul 30, 2021 at 08:58 am by WGNS

    Governor Bill Lee and Tennessee Labor Commissioner Jeff McCord are being sued over the decision to pull out of federal unemployment benefit programs for Tennesseans. Seve.... Read More

    MTSU Blue Raider Blitz wraps up on the square at Puckett's in Murfreesboro

    Jul 29, 2021 at 06:19 pm by Producer

    Blue Raider coaches, staff, alumni and die hard fans were packing in with their blue and white to root for the MTSU Blue Raiders on Thursday night at Puckett's on the square..... Read More

    New research finds drivers should not rely too heavily on in-dash fuel economy displays

    Jul 29, 2021 at 06:15 pm by WGNS

    In-dash fuel economy displays estimate the number of miles a vehicle gets per gallon, including how many “miles to empty.” AAA tested the accuracy of these systems.... Read More

    Remembering Larry Ralston - Funeral in Murfreesboro this Saturday

    Jul 29, 2021 at 05:33 pm by WGNS

    Larry Ralston is a man who many know for his photography. Others know him from the Premiere 6 movie theater at Jackson Heights Plaza. The locally owned movie theater has ann.... Read More

    Second Woman Arrested in JC Penny Shoplifting Incident

    Jul 29, 2021 at 05:08 pm by WGNS

    A second suspect has been arrested in a shoplifting incident that police were notified about by a JC Penny employee.Murfreesboro Police Public Information Officer Larry Flow.... Read More

    New Principal named at Lascassas Elementary

    Jul 29, 2021 at 04:50 pm by WGNS

    “People.” It was a simple yet very meaningful reply when Randall D. Uptain was asked what he is looking forward to most in his return to Lascassas. “The.... Read More

    Ultralight Aircraft Crashes in Bedford County on Tuesday

    Jul 29, 2021 at 02:07 pm by Producer

    An ultralight plane crashed in Bedford County near Unionville on Tuesday evening. The aircraft had two people on board when it went down in a field, coming to rest next to a.... Read More

    WGNS and Smile Doctors in Smyrna - Summer Smiles Event

    Jul 29, 2021 at 01:52 pm by Producer

    WGNS Radio was a part of the Smyrna Smile Doctors “Summer Smiles Event” on Thursday (07/29/2021)! Hear some of our remote broadcast from Smile Doctors below...Star.... Read More

    STOLEN: Side-by-side ATV Stolen in Murfreesboro Area - Have You Seen this Man or this Truck?

    Jul 29, 2021 at 12:44 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro detectives are seeking the help of the public in a recent theft case.Evidently, an unknown subject who was driving what looked to be a silver Nissan pick-up truck.... Read More

    Celebration – Creative Voices, Creative Visions

    Jul 29, 2021 at 12:00 pm by WGNS

    The MTSU Department of Art and Design announces a juried exhibition of regional, national, and international artists that embraces the extensive breadth and depth of arti.... Read More

    Graduating veteran earns third degree, red stole from MTSU

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — As a U.S. Marine, Corbitt Huseth found himself in harm’s way far too often, being shot at — even being struck on the arm.... Read More

    Happy 10th Anniversary to Local Non-Profit Barnabas Vision

    Jul 29, 2021 at 10:15 am by WGNS

    Barnabas Vision, a local non-profit in Murfreesboro, is celebrating their 10th anniversary this August. David and Marie Coggin, founders of the organization, told WGNS NEWS&he.... Read More

    Free meals for Rutherford County students will continue this year

    Jul 29, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

    For the second consecutive school year, all students enrolled in Rutherford County Schools will be served breakfast and lunch at no cost to their families.The continuation of.... Read More

    “BACK IN TIME: BACK TO SCHOOL” The Story of the One-Room School House

    Jul 29, 2021 at 08:51 am by WGNS

    Saturday, August 7th from 9-12pm during the Main Street Market in Downtown Murfreesboro, there will be a “Back to School Party”. Shacklett’s Photography will.... Read More

    MTSU leaders join ‘Red Letter Day’ for Aug. 10 women’s marketing event

    Jul 28, 2021 at 08:45 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Three Middle Tennessee State University leaders will be part of a daylong online and in-person event set Tuesday, Aug. 10, .... Read More

    Ag Tag Breaks Record on 25th Birthday

    Jul 28, 2021 at 07:45 pm by WGNS

    Tennessee’s Ag Tag license plate hit the streets 25 years ago and thanks to citizens who support agriculture in this way, 2021 has been a record-breaking year.For this f.... Read More

    Murder Suspect Remains on the Run

    Jul 28, 2021 at 02:13 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro Police continue to search for an April 24th murder suspect.Public Information Officer Larry Flowers told WGNS NEWS, “An active murder warrant is currently.... Read More

    Another Shoplifting Case at a Murfreesboro Retailer

    Jul 28, 2021 at 01:58 pm by WGNS

    WGNS News has yet another shoplifting case to fill listeners in on. This one unfolded at Lowe's on Old fort Parkway in Murfreesboro. Detectives are attempting to identify an.... Read More