Murfreesboro news

Local Favorite Dr. Automotive Celebrates 18 Years in Business

Aug 13, 2021 at 01:12 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA) -- Dr. Automotive auto repair shop celebrates their 18th year in business on August 16th. The shop has been commemorating the anniversary by highlighting great p.... Read More

TSSAA Board of Control Meeting Monday (Aug. 16) in Murfreesboro

Aug 13, 2021 at 11:04 am by WGNS

The TSSAA Board of Control will meet on Monday, August 16 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Murfreesboro. The meeting will begin at 9:00 a.m. central time. The Board will review and.... Read More

Patriots' Creasy welcomes challenge of being the Champs

Aug 12, 2021 at 10:19 pm by Danny Brewer

Of course everyone loves flying that championship flag. Chest sticks out a little further and there is a little more glide to the giddyup. Question is…How do you handle.... Read More

Veteran Local Sports Reporter Danny Brewer to Join WGNS Team

Aug 10, 2021 at 01:04 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) -- Seasoned sportswriter Danny Brewer is proud to join the WGNS Radio sport reporting team. Danny has covered a variety of sports for multiple publications incl.... Read More

WGNS Announces Prep Football Broadcasts & Coaches Shows

Aug 10, 2021 at 10:31 am by WGNS

The high school football season is quickly approaching and for the 74th year, WGNS will broadcast area games. The season kicks off with Smyrna at Stewarts Creek on Friday, Au.... Read More

Miranda Good, 2nd and 3rd Grade Behavior Teacher, Mitchell-Neilson School

Aug 10, 2021 at 09:51 am by WGNS

The Doug Young Educator of the Month from NewsRadio WGNS and City Tile and Floor Covering spotlights Miranda Good, a 2nd and 3rd Grade Behavior Teacher at Mitchell-Neilson Sch.... Read More

Sponsors and players needed for Explorers' golf tournament

Aug 06, 2021 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Golfers may enjoy a day at Indian Hills Golf Course while helping Explorers pursue law enforcement careers.   The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Explorers Post #106.... Read More

Riverdale High set to honor former principal; football program will name indoor facility ‘Hulon Watson Football Fieldhouse’  

Aug 03, 2021 at 04:07 pm by WGNS

  There was a time when you did not have to listen closely to hear the traffic behind Riverdale High School whisking by on I-24. When the school opened in Fall 1972, no.... Read More
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Plane Crash in Murfreesboro

Jul 26, 2021 at 11:16 am by WGNS

A Cessna single engine plane has crashed near the Murfreesboro Airport on DeJarnette Lane. It happened this (Monday) morning just before 9am on DeJarnette in front of Providen.... Read More

Remembering Larry Ralston

Jul 24, 2021 at 09:47 am by WGNS

Larry Ralston has passed away. Many people will remember him as the man that greeted them at Premiere 6 Theater for so many years. Others as a photographer, but everyone who r.... Read More

MTCS Names Lyons Head Softball Coach

Jul 23, 2021 at 12:17 pm by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Christian School is pleased to announce the hiring of Valanna Lyons as our new head softball coach. Coach Lyons joins the Cougars after serving as the pitchi.... Read More

Inmate Dies after Fight with Another Inmate

Jul 18, 2021 at 02:57 pm by WGNS

One inmate at the Rutherford County Detention Center died Sunday at a Nashville hospital after being involved in a fight with another inmate Saturday, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhu.... Read More

Week by Week Prep Football Schedule

Jul 15, 2021 at 10:04 am by WGNS

We have compiled area high school football schedules into a week by week schedule for this fall. Follow the below link. RUTHERFORD CO. PREP FOOTBALL WEEK-BY-WEEK SCHEDULE &n.... Read More

Flashback Frank - Place Names Part 4

Jul 15, 2021 at 07:20 am by Producer

Place names in Rutherford County… We drive down a road or through a tiny community or past a subdivision and think ‘where in the world did THAT name come from?&rs.... Read More

Ben Cates Memorial Service July 18th

Jul 12, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

Former Kittrell and Oakland girls basketball coach and Rutherford County Recreation Director Ben Cates will be remembered at a memorial service this week. It will be held at.... Read More

Mike Lorance Passes Away

Jul 09, 2021 at 11:20 pm by WGNS

Mike Lorance has passed away. The Murfreesboro man was best known as the first blind professional bass fisherman in the country and wrote newspaper columns for decades locally.... Read More

Blackman Middle 7th Grade Science Teacher Harlee Morphis

Jun 08, 2021 at 09:33 am by WGNS

The Doug Young Educator of the Month from NewsRadio WGNS and City Tile and Floor Covering spotlights Harlee Morphis, a 7th grade Science teacher at Blackman Middle School..... Read More

Bush Named Central Magnet Girls Coach

Jun 04, 2021 at 08:19 pm by WGNS

Former Siegel girls basketball coach Alan Bush has been named the new girls coach at Central Magnet. Bush succeeds Kyle Turnham, who retired last month. Bush stepped down fro.... Read More

Rigsby Named Siegel Boys Coach

Jun 04, 2021 at 08:15 pm by WGNS

Matt Rigsby has been named the new Siegel boys basketball coach. He succeeds Dyron Birdwell, who resigned to take over the Oakland boys basketball team. Stars principal Larry.... Read More

Shelbyville High Names Gym after Insell

Jun 02, 2021 at 09:42 am by WGNS

Middle Tennessee Lady Raider head coach Rick Insell is being honored this weekend with the naming of the Shelbyvile High School gym in his honor. The public is invited to a r.... Read More