Murfreesboro news

Local Group Stocking Stuffing for Cancer Patients

Nov 14, 2022 at 03:49 pm by WGNS

We have a great opportunity for you to help a local project with Christmas stockings for cancer patients. Tammy Sandlin tells us more about the Stuffed with Love Project..... Read More

Ram's Shaky Cold Forecast for Motorists

Nov 12, 2022 at 08:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Although 2022's winter does not officially arrive until December 21, a wintry blast has arrived with evening temps in the 20s and low 30s, and days only into th.... Read More

State Moves To Keep Children From Sexually Explicit Drag Events

Nov 11, 2022 at 06:56 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) A social media video seen over the world that showed sexually oriented performances at Boro Pride on stage in Cannonsburgh has gotten the attention of Tennessee.... Read More

UPDATE: High Speed Pursuit; Arrest Made After Home Invasions

Nov 11, 2022 at 10:58 am by WGNS

A convicted felon was charged after he allegedly assaulted two residents inside their home and led deputies on a pursuit before being apprehended Thursday, Rutherford County S.... Read More

TwelveStone Health Partners Expand Again

Nov 11, 2022 at 07:38 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) TwelveStone Health Partners, a leading provider of comprehensive chronic care medication services, announced that Rob Stapp is their new director of revenu.... Read More

Crash Ends High Speed Pursuit Thursday PM On Halls Hill Pk.

Nov 10, 2022 at 05:08 pm by WGNS

(MILTON, TN)  The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office was involved in a high-speed pursuit that started shortly before 4:00 o’clock hour Thursday afternoo.... Read More

Mayor McFarland Says We're Almost There On Landfill Solution

Nov 09, 2022 at 08:58 pm by WGNS

(WALTER HILL, TN)  Republic Services' Middle Point Landfill on Jefferson Pike continues in the news, but this time Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland has a hint of there.... Read More

Long Lines Election Day; Big Voter Turnout Delay Results Release

Nov 09, 2022 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

Rutherford Countians who decided to vote on election day found long lines at many of the polling centers. Several of the poll workers WGNS spoke with said lines were long and.... Read More

MTSU Police Chief Talks about His First Few Months on the Job

Nov 09, 2022 at 01:49 pm by WGNS

With just a few months on the job, new MTSU Police Chief Edwin “Ed” Kaup has been busy making the rounds, getting to know his officers, attending campus events and.... Read More

16 JROTC Students Honored

Nov 09, 2022 at 12:49 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Sixteen students have been honored as all-county winners in the JROTC Raider competition at Riverdale. The event was a culmination of four competitions which to.... Read More

TSSAA Announces Realignments for Football Regions, Basketball, Baseball and Softball Districts

Nov 09, 2022 at 12:31 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA) has released its initial plans for region and district alignments for the 2023 and 2024 sports seasons. There are s.... Read More

MTSU Board of Trustees to Hold November 15th Committee Meetings

Nov 08, 2022 at 02:24 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Middle Tennessee State University Board of Trustees will hold committee meetings on Tuesday, Nov. 15, in the Miller Education Center, Seco.... Read More

The Value of Property Throughout Rutherford County has Increased by Almost 450% in Ten Years

Nov 08, 2022 at 01:27 pm by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, TENN.) Rutherford County’s growth rate has exceeded that of other counties in the Volunteer State, according to Rutherford County Assessor Property Rob Mi.... Read More

Free Meals for Those in Need on Saturday in Murfreesboro

Nov 08, 2022 at 12:36 pm by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, TENN.) Linda Cothern helps to serve meals at a local church… Cothern says that those in need of food are invited to visit Lighthouse Family Church in Mur.... Read More

PROBLEM SOLVED: Delay in Announcing Potential Powerball Winners Monday Night Corrected

Nov 08, 2022 at 11:30 am by WGNS News

UPDATE: Problems with announcing the winning numbers for the Powerball this past Monday night have been fixed. The numbers were "10 - 33 - 41 - 47 - 56 and 10," according to t.... Read More

What.Three.Words - Finding Your Exact Location in an Emergency

Nov 07, 2022 at 03:53 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – The Murfreesboro Emergency Communications Center is taking part in the #KnowExactlyWhere safety campaign to raise awareness of the .... Read More

Inmate Found Unresponsive at Rutherford Co. Adult Detention Center Dies

Nov 07, 2022 at 03:33 pm by WGNS News

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN.) An inmate found unresponsive in his cell died Sunday at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center, said Chief Deputy Keith Lowery. Detention dep.... Read More

Campaign 2022: Hear Explanations of the Constitutional Amendments

Nov 07, 2022 at 07:30 am by WGNS News

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN.) Tuesday is Election Day, Rutherford Countians will be faced with several state Constitutional amendments to vote on. Tennesseans will head to the po.... Read More

Saturday Morning Fire at DuSan Apartments

Nov 05, 2022 at 12:17 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A Saturday morning (11/5/2022) fire at DuSan Apartments off Sulphur Springs Road displaced eight persons, and thankfully there were no injuries. It w.... Read More

Rain Did NOT Stop Habitat's "Cookin' To Build"

Nov 05, 2022 at 11:58 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Despite the scattered showers, the 15th Annual Rutherford County Area Habitat for Humanity COOKIN' TO BUILD around the historic Rutherford County Courthou.... Read More