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RuCo Schools Temporary Mask Requirement Begins Monday

Sep 10, 2021 at 09:21 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County School Board voted Thursday to implement a temporary mask requirement. The 5-2 vote would require masks from Monday, September 13th to October 14th, at w.... Read More

Rockvale Hosts Lincoln County on WGNS Friday Night

Sep 09, 2021 at 09:25 am by WGNS

Rockvale looks to go 3-0 for the first time in school history Friday as they play struggling Lincoln County. Rockets coach Rick Rice says despite Lincoln County's early seaso.... Read More

Backyard Brawl: Riverdale at Blackman on WGNS Friday

Sep 02, 2021 at 10:04 am by WGNS

It's the Backyard Brawl from Blackman this week on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports this week. Riverdale has shut out their first two opponents. The Blaze got past Brentwood in th.... Read More

Farmers' Almanac Predicts Cold & Snowy Tennessee

Sep 01, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

It's going to be a cold and snowy winter in Tennessee, according to the 2022 "Old Farmer's Almanac." “This coming winter could well be one of the longest and coldest th.... Read More

COVID-19 Cancels Some Friday, September 3rd Games

Aug 31, 2021 at 03:21 pm by WGNS

Stewarts Creek High School athletic director Todd Harris reports they will not be able to host the football game with Oakland scheduled for Friday due to COVID-19 numbers.La V.... Read More

Mayor McFarland Airport Briefing

Aug 30, 2021 at 07:30 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland held a briefing to explain details about the Murfreesboro Airport development, discussions with MTSU about their aerospace program and answe.... Read More

Mayor's COVID-19 Briefing

Aug 30, 2021 at 06:31 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  On Monday evening (8/30/2021), Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland held an open forum about the delta variant's impact on this community. He spoke with Asc.... Read More

Ida's Impacts on Middle Tennessee

Aug 29, 2021 at 05:49 pm by WGNS

Hurricane Ida blew into the Louisiana coast Sunday with fierce 150mph winds and now has her eyes set on Middle Tennessee. The National Weather Service expects heavy rain and.... Read More

Friday Football Finals for August 27th, 2021

Aug 27, 2021 at 11:04 pm by WGNS

SIEGEL 28, LA VERGNE 27 After a week of uncertainty with three county games cancelled due to COVID-19, the Friday night lights did shine for some teams with a Saturday specia.... Read More

Tropical Weather Could Impact Middle Tennessee

Aug 27, 2021 at 11:53 am by WGNS

The National Weather Service in Nashville is closely watching the track of Ida. The storm after hitting the Louisiana coast is expected to potentially track near Middle Tennes.... Read More

UPDATE: COVID-19 Cancels Some Area Prep Football Games

Aug 26, 2021 at 02:36 pm by WGNS

Some area football games have been canceled due to COVID-19. Thursday's game at Smyrna with Rockvale has been canceled due to illness within the Bulldog program. As of right n.... Read More

Siegel at La Vergne on WGNS Friday Night

Aug 26, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

It's another week of non-region, Rutherford County prep football on WGNS this Friday as Siegel travels to La Vergne. The Stars are coming off their first win in the Adam Rens.... Read More

Local Church Gathering Relief Supplies for Waverly

Aug 25, 2021 at 04:02 pm by WGNS

New Vision Church on Thompson Lane is conducting a drive for relief supplies to help flood victims in Waverly. Senior Pastor Brady Cooper says specific cleaning supplies are.... Read More

United Way Postpones Community Celebration Luncheon Due to COVID-19

Aug 25, 2021 at 03:42 pm by WGNS

The United Way of Rutherford and Cannon Counties' Annual Celebration Luncheon scheduled for August 30th will be postponed to November 4th due to the recent significa.... Read More

Farmers' Market to Require Face Coverings

Aug 25, 2021 at 03:15 pm by WGNS

The Rutherford County Farmers' Market has re-implemented a face covering mandate until further notice. UT-TSU Extension is asking patrons to please wear a mask or shield for t.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools Temporary Mask Mandate

Aug 25, 2021 at 11:02 am by WGNS

The Murfreesboro City School Board has voted to require face masks in its schools for the time being. The board voted Tuesday (8-25-21) night to begin the mandate Thursday an.... Read More

RCS Announce Quarantine Procedure Changes; Highly Recommending Parents Send Students to School in Masks

Aug 23, 2021 at 08:42 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools are now "highly recommending" face masks in schools after 500 students and 50 employees tested positive last week in the system. Director of Schools.... Read More

Conservative Talk Show Host Phil Valentine Passes Away

Aug 21, 2021 at 05:04 pm by WGNS

Conservative talk show host Phil Valentine has passed away after a battle with COVID-19. The longtime midstate radio talk show host spent many years in talk radio at WTN and W.... Read More

Checkpoint Planned on South Rutherford Blvd.

Aug 19, 2021 at 09:00 am by WGNS

There is a sobriety checkpoint coming up you need to be aware of: Sgt. Scott Miller with the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Again, the sobriety checkpoint will be Friday, Septem.... Read More

Smyrna at Stewarts Creek on Radio/Streaming Friday Night

Aug 19, 2021 at 08:45 am by WGNS

It's the Battle for the Mayor's Cup as rivals Smyrna and Stewarts Creek open up the season. The schools are just a couple miles away but it will be a non-region game due to re.... Read More