Murfreesboro news

    Board of Control selects Chattanooga as BlueCross Bowl host for next two years

    Mar 17, 2021 at 12:09 pm by WGNS

      The TSSAA Board of Control and Legislative Council both conducted meetings at Siegel High School in Murfreesboro on Tuesday. The most notable item of interest on the.... Read More

    Severe Weather Possible Today and Overnight

    Mar 17, 2021 at 10:33 am by WGNS

    A St. Patrick's Day severe weather outbreak is underway in the South and Middle Tennessee could see some rough storms. The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) has part of Rutherfor.... Read More

    Lady Raiders capture C-USA Championship

    Mar 13, 2021 at 09:55 pm by WGNS

    In a rather abnormal year, the Middle Tennessee Lady Raiders returned to a sense of normalcy here Saturday night. Middle Tennessee (17-7) captured the Conference USA Champion.... Read More

    Blackman Wins AAA State Title; 9th in 11-years for RuCo

    Mar 13, 2021 at 09:48 pm by WGNS

    Blackman won their third Class AAA state championship since 2014 Saturday evening, defeating Lebanon 64-56: It's the Lady Blaze third state title since 2014 and the first f.... Read More

    Blackman Holds Off Maryville to Make AAA State Title Game

    Mar 12, 2021 at 11:31 pm by WGNS

    A strong fourth quarter by Blackman propelled them past Maryville and into the Class AAA state championship game: Blackman had to play the last nearly five-minutes without.... Read More

    Blackman Downs Arlington to Reach AAA Girls Semifinals

    Mar 11, 2021 at 10:12 pm by WGNS

    The Blackman girls punched their ticket to the Class AAA Girls State semifinals with win over Arlington Thursday night from MTSU's Murphy Center: Jon Dinkins had the play-b.... Read More

    Piercey Steps Down as MTCS High School Boys Coach

    Mar 10, 2021 at 12:37 pm by WGNS

    Coach Jason Piercey has announced his resignation as the head coach of the MTCS boys basketball team. During his 14 seasons as the leader of the basketball program, Coach Pie.... Read More

    Last week's cold was one for the history books

    Feb 22, 2021 at 09:49 am by WGNS

    The artic cold which accompanied last week's ice and snow was history making. It marks the fifth longest period of below freezing temperatures in Middle Tennessee, according t.... Read More

    SNOW VIDEOS! Early Morning Road Check

    Feb 18, 2021 at 06:48 am by WGNS

    Bryan Barrett gives a birdseye view of the roadways after the widespread 3-6" snowfall in Rutherford County.  Broad Street Thompson Lane & Side Street  

    Mayor Updates Road Conditions

    Feb 16, 2021 at 09:25 am by WGNS

    Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland shares an update on road conditions and more as of 9am Tuesday (2-16-21)

    2:20pm Monday: Winter Weather Update

    Feb 15, 2021 at 02:34 pm by WGNS

    Bryan Barrett gives an update on the ice and sleet accumulations as of 2:20pm Monday (2-15-21):  

    Snow Patrol Closings/Cancellations for Monday (2-15-21)

    Feb 15, 2021 at 09:15 am by WGNS

    -- Rutherford County and Murfreesboro City Schools were already closed for President's Day Monday. However, the city school's ESP will now be closed. -- Rutherford County Sch.... Read More

    MTSU Closed Monday Due to Winter Storm

    Feb 14, 2021 at 04:20 pm by WGNS

    The University will be closed and ALL classes — in-person and online — are canceled for Monday, Feb. 15, due to inclement weather. The only exception will be for o.... Read More

    Winter Storm WARNING Sunday Night - Tuesday Morning

    Feb 14, 2021 at 03:58 pm by WGNS

    The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Rutherford County and much of Middle Tennessee from Sunday night through Tuesday morning.  WGNS W.... Read More

    TDOT Prepares for Winter Weather Travel Impacts

    Feb 14, 2021 at 03:52 pm by WGNS

    The Tennessee Department of Transportation is preparing for travel impacts from an approaching winter weather system that is forecasted to bring ice and heavy snow to large po.... Read More

    Difference Between Freezing Rain, Sleet & Snow

    Feb 14, 2021 at 10:09 am by WGNS

    Winter weather can come in many forms. WGNS Weatherology Meteorologist Paul Trambley talks about the differences between freezing rain, sleet and snow and why it forms: Her.... Read More

    Finalists unveiled for the 2021 Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards

    Feb 11, 2021 at 10:07 am by Producer

    Two Rutherford County athletes are finalists for the Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards. Acacia Hayes from Riverdale and Matthew Schneider from Siegel are among the finalists. Th.... Read More

    MTCS TSSAA Rules Violation

    Feb 04, 2021 at 04:38 pm by WGNS

    This week MTCS was made aware of a possible TSSAA rule violation due to the use of an ineligible player on its boys basketball team. Upon an immediate investigation the schoo.... Read More

    Plans finalized for 2021 BlueCross Basketball Championships

    Feb 04, 2021 at 04:07 pm by WGNS

    With district basketball tournaments beginning in the next few weeks, arrangements are being finalized for the 2021 TSSAA BlueCross State Basketball Championships. The tournam.... Read More
    Photos from Frank Caperton

    Live 4 Tay Chili Cookoff

    Feb 01, 2021 at 09:30 am by WGNS

    "The Live 4 Tay Foundation and Mayday Brewery hosted the third annual ‘Live 4 Tay Chili Cook Off’ featuring eight contestants with chili ranging from meat chili, t.... Read More