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Rutherford County PAWS Teams Up with BISSELL Pet Foundation to “Empty the Shelters”

Sep 28, 2023 at 08:13 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN. - With animal shelters across the nation facing an overcrowding crisis, thousands of highly adoptable pets are waiting for their second chances. PAWS.... Read More

Dr. Kay Martin named Rutherford County Schools Deputy Director

Sep 28, 2023 at 07:58 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN - Dr. Kay Martin (above photo) will serve as deputy director of Rutherford County Schools, Director of Schools Dr. Jimmy Sullivan announced today. .... Read More

Proposal for County Property Assessors to Reappraise Properties Every 2-Years, Instead of Every 4-Years

Sep 28, 2023 at 07:37 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN – As Middle Tennessee counties continue to prosper, the services provided by local government offices inevitably grows. A sizable portion of fu.... Read More

PlanRutherford Community Workshops Announced

Sep 28, 2023 at 04:31 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, Tenn. - Rutherford County officials are excited to announce a series of community workshops scheduled in October as part of the ongoing PlanRutherford initiative.... Read More

New Road Near Hospital To REDUCE Congested Traffic--Opens Mid January

Sep 28, 2023 at 03:15 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The City of Murfreesboro is constructing a new roadway and it will create another way to get routine as well as emergency traffic around the medical offices and.... Read More

Murfreesboro Man Arrested for Saturday Murder in Nashville

Sep 27, 2023 at 10:10 pm by WGNS News

NASHVILLE, TENN - The investigation into a murder that occurred this past Saturday in Nashville,  has led to the arrest of a Murfreesboro man. According to Metro Nashvill.... Read More

UPDATED: PACT Act offers special Health Care Enrollment for Tennessee Veterans

Sep 27, 2023 at 07:06 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN - Veterans unenrolled in VA health care are encouraged to apply for their care by Sept. 30, 2023, to take advantage of the PACT Act special enrollment.... Read More

Smyrna Police Aim to Nab Unknown Culprits Who Allegedly Stole Legos and More

Sep 27, 2023 at 05:49 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TENN - The Smyrna Police Department is seeking to identify multiple subjects who were captured on security cameras at several stores in the area. According to Smyrn.... Read More

Area Landlords Meet at Murfreesboro Housing Authority for Rental Housing Information Session

Sep 27, 2023 at 03:53 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TENN - More than 50 area property owners, landlords and managers met in mid-September for a lunch and learn hosted by Murfreesboro Housing Authority (MHA). The S.... Read More

New MTSU Walker Library exhibit provides ‘different way’ of assembling Special Collections

Sep 27, 2023 at 01:37 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — From Civil War memoirs and pop-up books to World’s Fair memorabilia and anatomy books with movable parts, variety is the underlying theme of.... Read More

City/County Fire Marshal’s Ban All Open Burning Until Further Notice Due to Lack of Rainfall

Sep 27, 2023 at 12:22 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The fire marshals for the Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MRFD) and Rutherford County Fire & Rescue Department (RCFR) have issued a mandat.... Read More

City Schools Foundation to Hold Tennis Tournaments in Murfreesboro

Sep 27, 2023 at 10:17 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO,  TENN - The City Schools Foundation will serve up a Doubles Tennis Tournament on October 27 and 28 at Adams Tennis Complex in Murfreesboro. Players can comp.... Read More

YOU May Be Eligible For "First Family Certificate"

Sep 25, 2023 at 06:27 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) You may be a Rutherford County FIRST FAMILY and not know it. The Historical Research Center in the Rutherford County Archives has the information you need.... Read More

Monday 3PM "Civility In Politics"

Sep 16, 2023 at 03:48 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  In a country and world polarized by politics, how do you get Americans back together? MTSU invites the public to a forum at 3:00 o'clock this coming.... Read More

Fall Nears, Ram Warns Motorists of Construction Areas

Sep 16, 2023 at 08:27 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) We're starting to feel a hint of fall. In fact, autumn officially arrives Sept. 23. Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran ch.... Read More

Shakespeare's Modernized "Midsummer Night's Dream" in Woodbury

Sep 15, 2023 at 09:27 am by WGNS

(WOODBURY, TN) The classic play A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, written by William Shakespeare, is set to open Friday, September 22nd and runs through October 7th,.... Read More

Ram's Welcome To Fall Road Report

Sep 02, 2023 at 10:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  OK, it's the Labor Day weekend and that is supposedly the end of summer. So goodbye steamy hot and humid days and hello crisp cool days overflowing with a.... Read More

LIVE IN THE 'BORO is almost here--9/12/2023

Sep 02, 2023 at 08:19 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) “LIVE” in the Boro is almost here...it's at 6:00 o'clock Tuesday night,  September 12th at HOP Springs, 6790 John Bragg Highway. Tick.... Read More

College Recruiting Night at MTSU This Wednesday!

Sep 02, 2023 at 07:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Area high school students, their parents and families are invited to attend the upcoming Rutherford County College Night — one of the first coll.... Read More

A Tribute To Tennessee Labor

Sep 01, 2023 at 07:39 pm by WGNS

(TENNESSEE) It’s the Labor Day weekend, and WGNS feels it’s important to salute America’s workers.  Professional Educators of Tennessee’s Executiv.... Read More