Murfreesboro news

Escaped Inmate Found on S. Church Street

Jan 12, 2022 at 04:48 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The search for a Benton County inmate who escaped along I-24 in Rutherford County ended with his apprehension. The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office.... Read More

UPDATED: Nashville Woman Killed In I-24 Crash Near Salem Highway

Jan 12, 2022 at 01:16 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A crash occured at 12:24PM Wednesday afternoon (1/12/2022) at the 80-mile marker on I-24 eastbound near Salem Highway. 59-year old Frances Woodall of.... Read More

Rockvale High, Eagleville School celebrate 50th anniversary of ‘Battle of 99’ basketball games

Jan 11, 2022 at 06:34 am by WGNS

The last time Rockvale High School and Eagleville School faced each other in basketball it was 1972. The original Rockvale High School closed after that school year. The.... Read More

Rockvale & Eagleville Play Basketball For First Time in 50-Years

Jan 09, 2022 at 05:27 pm by WGNS

Rockvale and Eagleville renewed a decades long rivalry Saturday night some 50-years in the making. The Rockets won both contests but the real winner was the community. A near.... Read More

Snow Patrol Closings, Cancellations, Delays for Friday, January 7th, 2022

Jan 07, 2022 at 06:53 am by WGNS

UPDATED Information on Friday Morning (01/07/2022) for Rutherford County and More:SCHOOL CLOSINGS FOR FRIDAY 1/7/22 - List includes Rutherford County and the immediate Area of.... Read More

Lady Raiders vs. Rice POSTPONED to Friday...Yes, it's still on WGNS!

Jan 06, 2022 at 04:13 pm by WGNS

The Middle Tennessee women's basketball game against Rice, scheduled for tonight, has been postponed due to inclement weather.The game will be played Friday at 1 p.m. at Murph.... Read More

Winter Storm Warning: "Significant" Snow and Bitter Cold

Jan 06, 2022 at 06:41 am by WGNS

The National Weather Service in Nashville is expecting a "significant" snow event for Rutherford County and much of Middle Tennessee Thursday. That's why they've iss.... Read More

Snow Patrol: RuCo & City Schools 1-Hour Late Today (Tuesday, January 4th, 2022)

Jan 03, 2022 at 07:47 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools: Schools will reopen Tuesday, but on a one-hour delay. Spokesman James Evans says, "We want to ensure the sun is up for all bus drivers to be ab.... Read More

Winter Weather: Several Inches of Snow in Rutherford County

Jan 03, 2022 at 12:18 am by WGNS

Old Man Winter comes into 2022 with a gut-punch, bringing several inches of snow to Rutherford County. Widespread reports of 3-4" of snow with locally higher amounts have been.... Read More

NORAD Prepares to Track Santa

Dec 22, 2021 at 12:20 pm by WGNS

Every day of the year, NORAD defends North America using an all-domain and globally integrated approach to track everything that flies in and around Canada and the United Stat.... Read More

Mindful Care: Enroll for a Month, Get 5 Days Free

Dec 22, 2021 at 12:10 pm by WGNS

Mindful Care Adult Day Services has received a grant which will allow them to offer any family that enrolls for at least a month (20-days) to receive five-days for free. Assi.... Read More

Rutherford County Farm Bureau Honored with Pinnacle Partnership & President Award

Dec 14, 2021 at 12:53 pm by WGNS

During the Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation’s 100th annual convention at Franklin’s Cool Springs Marriott, Rutherford County Farm Bureau was recognized for reachin.... Read More

Help Oakland Commemorate 2021 State Football Championship

Dec 10, 2021 at 10:46 am by WGNS

The Oakland Patriots are asking for fans help in commemorating their second state football championship in as many years. The Oakland Endzone Club has set up a website where.... Read More

Tucker's House*

Dec 09, 2021 at 10:56 am by Producer

Bryan Barrett talks to Graham Honeycutt with Tucker's House. Find out more about the local organization that's making homes safer and more accessible for families of children.... Read More

2021 Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Award Winners Announced

Dec 07, 2021 at 04:16 pm by WGNS

Tennessee’s best high school football players for 2021 were recognized at the Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards luncheon hosted by the Tennessee Titans. More than 40.... Read More

Oakland Wins, Oakland Wins--43 to 26

Dec 03, 2021 at 09:38 am by WGNS

Oakland Wins, Oakland Wins--43 to 26!    For the first time in TSSAA history, two defending state champions battled each other in the Blue Cross Bowl in Class 6A. O.... Read More

MT FB Going to Bahamas Bowl

Nov 28, 2021 at 12:31 pm by WGNS

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are going bowling and for the third time in their last five bowl trips it will have a tropical feel. Middle Tennessee was officially ext.... Read More

Oakland in State Title Game after Defeating Maryville 24-14

Nov 27, 2021 at 12:11 am by WGNS

The Oakland Patriots are headed to the Blue Cross Bowl for the second consecutive year and the third in four-years: Oakland stymied Maryville's offense in the second half,.... Read More

Oakland at Maryville Friday on WGNS

Nov 24, 2021 at 04:45 am by WGNS

The Oakland Patriots travel to take on the Maryville Rebels Friday night. It's been appointment football for these two squads the last several years in the semifinals. Jo.... Read More

Rutherford County Has 2 TSSAA 2021 Mr. Football finalists

Nov 23, 2021 at 08:06 pm by WGNS

Oakland running back and Georgia commit Jordan James was named a Mr. Football finalist for Class 6A by the TSSAA Tuesday. Stewarts Creek kicker Upton Bellenfant was named a Ki.... Read More