Murfreesboro news

Tucker Marcum Announces Candidacy for State House, District 34 in Rutherford County

Nov 28, 2023 at 12:45 pm by WGNS News

Tucker Marcum has announced that he will be seeking the office of Tennessee House of Representatives District 34. Tucker is a Rutherford County native and is running to be a.... Read More

Dr. Gloria Bonner Named as Grand Marshal for the Murfreesboro Christmas Parade

Nov 28, 2023 at 12:01 pm by WGNS News

The annual Murfreesboro Christmas Parade is directly around the corner and this year Grand Marshal has been announced by the Parks and Rec Department... That was Parks.... Read More

This Friday Night in Murfreesboro: Celebrate Christmas Downtown

Nov 28, 2023 at 06:41 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN – The lighting of the downtown Murfreesboro Christmas tree will take place this coming Friday night with activities that include pictures with Sa.... Read More

Student Behavioral Problems Within the Rutherford County Schools

Nov 28, 2023 at 12:36 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN – While the COVID Pandemic has all but vanished from the rear-view mirror, communities across the country continue to examine the aftermath of ch.... Read More

Warrants and Juvenile Petitions Obtained for Attempted Murder Suspects in Murfreesboro

Nov 27, 2023 at 03:10 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - WGNS News has an update on the alleged Friday (11/24/2023) night beating and stabbing of a homeless man that took place in the parking lot of a store at 287.... Read More

Oakland Advances to Fourth Straight Blue Cross Bowl, MTCS to Play for State Title

Nov 25, 2023 at 12:32 am by WGNS

The Oakland Patriots started strong and fought off a third quarter comeback to defeat Bradley Central 38-17 to advance to the 6A Blue Cross Bowl. The Pats led 17-3 at halftime.... Read More

Armed Robbery of Armored Truck / Officer Involved Shooting/Suspect Died

Nov 22, 2023 at 10:10 am by Producer

SEE UPDATED ARTICLE HERE. The Murfreesboro Police Department responded to what was thought to be an aggravated robbery of an armored truck at an ATM on N. Thompson Lane.... Read More

Celebrating Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford's New State-of-the-Art Parking Garage

Nov 21, 2023 at 08:40 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford celebrated a significant milestone with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the completion of their new six-level pa.... Read More

The Blessing Boxes are Filling the Need by Feeding the Hungry

Nov 17, 2023 at 12:25 am by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - A group of Good Samaritan's have quietly worked behind the scenes for several years to provide food to those in need through what are called &l.... Read More

Hear How One Murfreesboro Resident Battled Her Weight Head-On

Nov 16, 2023 at 09:37 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Obesity has been an ongoing battle throughout the south and Rutherford County is no exception. Medical experts tell us a healthy Body Mass Index (B.... Read More

UPDATE: Driver Arrested in Fiery Crash; Speeding Contributed to Crash

Nov 16, 2023 at 12:35 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - UPDATE: A man accused of causing a fiery 5-vehicle wreck will represent himself in court - this news in after police have confirmed the su.... Read More

UPDATE: Investigation Continues into Tuesday's Fatal Shooting of Murfreesboro Man in South Nashville

Nov 15, 2023 at 03:19 pm by WGNS News

NASHVILLE / MURFREESBORO, TN - Homicide Unit detectives with the Metro Police Department are pursuing leads in Tuesday’s 2 pm fatal shooting of 34-year-old Joshua Whit.... Read More

Murfreesboro Shoplifting Case: Police Not Releasing Value of Stolen Goods, But Can You Identify This Trio?

Nov 14, 2023 at 11:54 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – Murfreesboro Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying three persons of interest after another shoplifting incident was reported. This incid.... Read More

Understanding Bariatric Surgery and How One Local Resident Overcame Her Weight Struggle

Nov 14, 2023 at 09:15 am by WGNS News

Today on WGNS, we tackled issues with weight - this includes weight gain, weight loss and what to do if you're facing an extreme problem with obesity.  Our guest on the.... Read More

Cost to Build a Minor League Baseball Stadium May Keep Franchise Out

Nov 13, 2023 at 07:36 pm by WGNS News

  A minor league baseball team in Murfreesboro with a minor league baseball stadium looks to be further away from reality than initially anticipated. This past Septemb.... Read More

City of Murfreesboro Currently Relying on Contract with One East College Developers for Old First Methodist Church Property

Nov 13, 2023 at 05:38 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - WGNS is continuing to follow the construction of One East College in Murfreesboro, or perhaps as many would point out, the lack of construction. When th.... Read More

Greenhouse Ministries collect turkeys FRIDAY, distributes them SATURDAY!

Nov 13, 2023 at 12:42 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO, TN) This is the time of the year that we count our many blessings, and one of those is GREENHOUSE MINISTRIES turkey and Thanksgiving' fixin's that are given to.... Read More

AAA: 2.4% More Tennesseans Expected to Travel Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Nov 13, 2023 at 07:28 am by WGNS News

TENNESSEE - AAA projects more than 1.3 million Tennesseans will travel 50 miles or more during the Thanksgiving holiday travel period*. This year’s forecast is the secon.... Read More

'Tis The Season...Hobby Lobby

Nov 11, 2023 at 05:01 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) "Tis the season," but that means different things to different people. Unfortunately, Christmas brings an increase in shoplifting, burglary along with other mor.... Read More

$5.75-Million Plans To Expand "The Journey Home"

Nov 11, 2023 at 10:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The downtown development on both sides of Broad Street and a short section of South Church Street is nearing the clearance and new construction start-up time. W.... Read More