Murfreesboro news

Riverdale at Smyrna Coverage Friday Night

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

Most non-region games do not carry the same significance as the league tilts. That’s not necessarily the case when undefeated Riverdale travels to undefeated Smyrna Frid.... Read More

Jon Dinkins Flashback (1989)

Sep 23, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

Thanks to Frank Caperton of the Rutherford County Historical Society who found this photo from "The Daily News Journal" from June 18th, 1989, when he was a teacher and coach a.... Read More

Man Dies in Walter Hill Car Fire

Sep 21, 2021 at 05:52 pm by WGNS

(WALTER HILL, TN)  A deadly car fire in Walter Hill leaves one male dead. It happened shortly after 10:00 o'clock Tuesday morning (9/21/2021) outside the Dollar Gene.... Read More

Oakland versus Lipscomb Academy on WGNS Thursday Night

Sep 21, 2021 at 12:31 pm by WGNS

Two of the midstate's elite teams will face off Thursday on State Farm Prep Sports. Oakland will host Lipscomb Academy at Ray Hughes Stadium in a public versus private matchup.... Read More

Friday Football Recaps for September 17th, 2021

Sep 17, 2021 at 11:13 pm by WGNS

Gabe Walker ran for 225 yards on 29-carries and had four touchdowns as Stewarts Creek gets the first win in program history over Blackman 45-35. The Blaze scored the firs.... Read More

Vanderbilt University Medical Center Files for New Certificate of Need to Build Rutherford Co. Hospital

Sep 16, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) is strengthening its commitment to serve the healthcare needs of the citizens of Murfreesboro and Rutherford County. On Oct. 1, VU.... Read More

Stewarts Creek at Blackman on WGNS Friday Night

Sep 16, 2021 at 07:30 am by WGNS

Stewarts Creek and Blackman will meet for the first time since 2018 this Friday night. It also marks the first time in seven years they'll meet as region foes. Stewarts Creek.... Read More

Oakland Hosting Beacon Hill CANCELED

Sep 10, 2021 at 09:31 am by WGNS

Oakland will have to wait another week to open up their football season in front of the home crowd. Beacon Hill, this week's scheduled opponent out of Virginia, canceled on Oa.... Read More

RuCo Schools Temporary Mask Requirement Begins Monday

Sep 10, 2021 at 09:21 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County School Board voted Thursday to implement a temporary mask requirement. The 5-2 vote would require masks from Monday, September 13th to October 14th, at w.... Read More

Rockvale Hosts Lincoln County on WGNS Friday Night

Sep 09, 2021 at 09:25 am by WGNS

Rockvale looks to go 3-0 for the first time in school history Friday as they play struggling Lincoln County. Rockets coach Rick Rice says despite Lincoln County's early seaso.... Read More

Backyard Brawl: Riverdale at Blackman on WGNS Friday

Sep 02, 2021 at 10:04 am by WGNS

It's the Backyard Brawl from Blackman this week on WGNS State Farm Prep Sports this week. Riverdale has shut out their first two opponents. The Blaze got past Brentwood in th.... Read More

Farmers' Almanac Predicts Cold & Snowy Tennessee

Sep 01, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

It's going to be a cold and snowy winter in Tennessee, according to the 2022 "Old Farmer's Almanac." “This coming winter could well be one of the longest and coldest th.... Read More

COVID-19 Cancels Some Friday, September 3rd Games

Aug 31, 2021 at 03:21 pm by WGNS

Stewarts Creek High School athletic director Todd Harris reports they will not be able to host the football game with Oakland scheduled for Friday due to COVID-19 numbers.La V.... Read More

Mayor McFarland Airport Briefing

Aug 30, 2021 at 07:30 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland held a briefing to explain details about the Murfreesboro Airport development, discussions with MTSU about their aerospace program and answe.... Read More

Ida's Impacts on Middle Tennessee

Aug 29, 2021 at 05:49 pm by WGNS

Hurricane Ida blew into the Louisiana coast Sunday with fierce 150mph winds and now has her eyes set on Middle Tennessee. The National Weather Service expects heavy rain and.... Read More

Friday Football Finals for August 27th, 2021

Aug 27, 2021 at 11:04 pm by WGNS

SIEGEL 28, LA VERGNE 27 After a week of uncertainty with three county games cancelled due to COVID-19, the Friday night lights did shine for some teams with a Saturday specia.... Read More

Tropical Weather Could Impact Middle Tennessee

Aug 27, 2021 at 11:53 am by WGNS

The National Weather Service in Nashville is closely watching the track of Ida. The storm after hitting the Louisiana coast is expected to potentially track near Middle Tennes.... Read More

UPDATE: COVID-19 Cancels Some Area Prep Football Games

Aug 26, 2021 at 02:36 pm by WGNS

Some area football games have been canceled due to COVID-19. Thursday's game at Smyrna with Rockvale has been canceled due to illness within the Bulldog program. As of right n.... Read More

Siegel at La Vergne on WGNS Friday Night

Aug 26, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

It's another week of non-region, Rutherford County prep football on WGNS this Friday as Siegel travels to La Vergne. The Stars are coming off their first win in the Adam Rens.... Read More

Local Church Gathering Relief Supplies for Waverly

Aug 25, 2021 at 04:02 pm by WGNS

New Vision Church on Thompson Lane is conducting a drive for relief supplies to help flood victims in Waverly. Senior Pastor Brady Cooper says specific cleaning supplies are.... Read More