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Wednesday Night Multi-Vehicle Crash Northfield near Memorial

Sep 27, 2023 at 07:30 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Shortly before 7:00 o'clock Wednesday (9/27/2023) evening, police were called to a multi-vehicle crash at Northfield and around Memorial Boulevards. That.... 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

Heavy Rainfall Floods Murfreesboro Streets

Sep 27, 2023 at 02:19 pm by WGNS

A heavy thunderstorm parked over the downtown Murfreesboro area Wednesday, dumping lots of rain in a short period of time. Many streets were overtaken by water as drains weren.... 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

Early Tuesday Morning Crash--1 Male Critical

Sep 26, 2023 at 10:28 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Around 3:04AM Tuesday morning (9/26/2023), there was a serious one-vehicle crash in Murfreesboro. The wreck occurred at the 2700 address of South Church Stree.... Read More

Commentary: Built-in Orderly Organized Knowledge, by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss

Sep 25, 2023 at 10:12 pm by WGNS News

Today's media commentary by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss takes a look at books and what we do with them, and a look back in time. Listen by pushing the PLAY button above.&.... Read More

Sunday Morning Mechanical Room Fire at 'Boro Hotel

Sep 24, 2023 at 08:56 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Around 7:32AM Sunday (9/24/2023) morning, Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue was called to Clarion Inn and Suites at 2270 Old Fort Parkway about a fire in the hotel's mec.... Read More

FALL Is Officially Here; Traffic Update!

Sep 23, 2023 at 11:48 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Fall has officially arrived! Yes, the Autumn Equinox blew into the 'Boro at 1:50AM Saturday (9/23/2023), and Murfreesboro Transportation's Deputy Director Ram B.... Read More

SAR Presents Medals to Rutherford County Deputies who Save Man from Burning House

Sep 22, 2023 at 07:27 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Three Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies who saved a man from his burning house received medals Thursday from the Stones River Chapter of the T.... Read More

MURFREESBORO POLICE: 17-Year-Old Remains Missing

Sep 22, 2023 at 01:08 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A “Be On the Lookout” has been reissued for 17-year-old Ruger James Taylor. You may recall on Monday, September 18th, the MPD told the media tha.... Read More

Flag Raising Ceremony to Mark the Opening of the Kittrell Public Health & Safety Building

Sep 21, 2023 at 10:03 pm by WGNS News

  Rutherford County, TN – A large number of Rutherford County officials will come together this Sunday and hold a flag raising ceremony. The special event will off.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Investigating Tire Thefts along NW Broad Street - Video and Sound Included

Sep 20, 2023 at 11:23 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - The Murfreesboro Police Department is investigating another theft of property case. In this particular crime, two culprits working together were captured on.... Read More

REMINDER: Middle Point Landfill Open House on Wednesday Evening from 5 to 7PM

Sep 19, 2023 at 11:23 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The operators of the Middle Point Landfill will hold an open house event on Wednesday, September 20, 2023 in the MTSU North Commons, ou.... Read More

City’s Public Works Annual Fall Leaf Collection Begins Oct. 2

Sep 19, 2023 at 02:00 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – It is that time of year again—cooler nights, football, pumpkin spice, and leaves change color and fall. The 2023 Fall Leaf Collection s.... Read More

Missing 17-Year-Old in Murfreesboro Confirmed to be Safe

Sep 18, 2023 at 06:50 pm by WGNS News

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Police reissue notice that 17-year-old is MISSING. See the updated information HERE. MURFREESBORO, TN - A “Be on the Lookout” for a missing t.... Read More

Local Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution Help Raise Funds for A Soldier’s Child

Sep 18, 2023 at 10:35 am by WGNS News

The Daughters of the American Revolution are working to raise funds for a non-profit that started in Rutherford County. Teresa Kant told WGNS News the Captain William Lytle Ch.... Read More

17% Increase In SPENDING By Tourists In Rutherford County

Sep 15, 2023 at 03:56 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN – The numbers are in, and Rutherford County, Tennessee continues to be a top destination for tourists. The recently released 2022 Visitor Sp.... Read More

Journeys in Community Living Annual Partners in the Journey Luncheon

Sep 15, 2023 at 10:01 am by WGNS

Join Journeys In Community Living for our 7th Annual Partners in the Journey Luncheon, a must-attend event for all our valued community partners and supporters! We are ex.... Read More

Murfreesboro considers bringing professional baseball to community

Sep 14, 2023 at 06:20 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO — City leaders believe Murfreesboro offers an excellent home for a Double-A (AA) level baseball franchise. Organizers of just such a franchise agree an.... Read More

The Walk 4 Water Takes Place in Smyrna on September 24th

Sep 14, 2023 at 10:15 am by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - Aaron Tremblay, a minister in Rutherford County, described what residents in third world countries, use for their source of water – the same water used by l.... Read More