Murfreesboro news

Storms Did Damage Wednesday

Aug 12, 2022 at 06:32 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Fire-Rescue had some unusual calls Wednesday as storms passed through the area. Roots on a tree in front of a Franklin Road home were struck b.... Read More

Aug. 30 City and MTE community meeting to engage public on rezoning requests associated with property swap

Aug 12, 2022 at 06:19 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The City of Murfreesboro will hold a community meeting in partnership with Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) Tuesday, Aug. 30, 20.... Read More

NOTES LIVE is Moving Forward: Murfreesboro City Council approves Notes Live amphitheater project

Aug 10, 2022 at 03:25 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — After plans were put on hold by the city, Notes Live is now on GO! The Murfreesboro City Council voted Wednesday (Aug 10) to approve a finaliz.... Read More

UPDATE: Two School Students Struck by Vehicle on Tuesday

Aug 10, 2022 at 10:00 am by WGNS

UPDATE: Two Rutherford County School students were reportedly struck by a vehicle on Tuesday in Murfreesboro. Evidently, the students were struck by a motorist on Fortress Bou.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Adds Well-Known Community Member to Board of Directors

Aug 08, 2022 at 05:16 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford has announced that Kristin Demos, longtime Vice President of Brand and Retail for Demos Brands, has joined the hospital&rs.... Read More

Celebrate Riverdale's 50th Anniversary this Friday

Aug 08, 2022 at 09:38 am by WGNS

Riverdale alumni, faculty and students are invited to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Riverdale High School this Friday. The school will host a family friendly event t.... Read More
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August 4th Election Results

Aug 04, 2022 at 10:48 pm by WGNS

There are several new faces in local government after the August 4th county, municipal and state primary elections. 29,377 election day, early and absentee votes were c.... Read More

Local Farmers Market at Lane Agri Park in Murfreesboro Continues - Now Thru Last Friday in October

Aug 04, 2022 at 04:16 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - August is peak produce time in Tennessee for many of your favorite fruits and vegetables. Farmers markets from east to west and in between are packed with f.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools STEM Programs Receive a Nissan Neighbor Gift

Aug 04, 2022 at 01:08 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn.  – Murfreesboro City Schools (MCS) received a $25,000 donation from The Business Education Partnership (BEP) Foundation in conjunction.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools and SRO's Speak on School Safety as Schools Reopen Friday

Aug 03, 2022 at 10:50 am by WGNS

  Protecting the safety of students, teachers and staff still remains the core of school resource officers after Rutherford County launched the first SRO program in Tenn.... Read More

Ram's Road Report for Motorists

Jul 30, 2022 at 11:55 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  It's that exciting season change time of the year. Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran checks his computer and lets.... Read More

Fatal Early Saturday Crash On Memorial Blvd.

Jul 30, 2022 at 03:06 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) NewsRadio WGNS urges you to avod the intersection of Memorial and Clark Boulevard (near MAPCO). A two vehicle, roll-over crash occured before 3:00AM at tha.... Read More

Battalion Chief Tim Swann to serve as the Interim Assistant Chief of operations for Murfreesboro Fire & Rescue

Jul 27, 2022 at 09:36 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MFRD) Battalion Chief Tim Swann will be stepping up to serve as the Interim Assistant Chief of operations, accordi.... Read More

Murfreesboro Parks and Rec Update Listeners on Local Events at our Local Parks

Jul 26, 2022 at 09:05 am by Producer

Our guests from the Parks and Rec. include Parks Director Nate Williams, Asst. Dir. Thomas Laird and Rachel Singer. Learn more about the Parks and Rec. HERE. 
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‘Best of the Best’ National Guardsmen kick off competition at MTSU

Jul 26, 2022 at 09:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU student Cole Lukens of Murfreesboro knows the ropes, so to speak, having been 2021 Army National Guard Soldier of the Year.... Read More

Murfreesboro is the #18 City out of 200 to own a swimming pool

Jul 25, 2022 at 09:29 pm by WGNS

  With summers getting hotter than ever and the heat index reading reaching 108 just 2-days ago, there’s no better time to have an in-ground swimming pool in your.... Read More

This Thursday is Deadline to Request ABSENTEE BALLOT!

Jul 23, 2022 at 12:55 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) The deadline for Tennessee voters to request a ballot to vote absentee by-mail for the Aug. 4 State and Federal Primary & State and County General Electio.... Read More

Donor's Generosity Continues Legacy of History-Making Physician

Jul 23, 2022 at 10:53 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The late Dr. George Smith made history as one of Murfreesboro's first prominent African-American physicians. Now his legacy has inspired an .... Read More

Murfreesboro Mayor recognizes MFRD Engine 9 Crew as STARS for rescuing infant from hot SUV

Jul 22, 2022 at 07:36 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Fire Rescue firefighters Capt. Tim Lampitt, Marcus Cartwright, Tyson Donaldson, Richard Goodyear, and Justin Dillard were ho.... Read More

Nearly 200 Registered Sex Offenders Checked In Rutherford County

Jul 21, 2022 at 06:08 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN) A sex offender registry compliance operation by the United States Marshals Service Middle District, in coordination with the Tennessee Bureau of I.... Read More