Program Helps Elderly and Disabled Residents who Lack AC or Fan During Hot Months

Jul 27, 2021 at 08:06 am by WGNS

The longstanding Cool-Aid program based in Murfreesboro continues to heat up as temperatures rise throughout Rutherford County.Started over 30-years ago, the volunteer based p.... Read More

Light Up the Night for Child Abuse Victims! Celebrate the End of Summer with the Child Advocacy Center

Jul 19, 2021 at 09:20 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) – “Dance under the stars, mix and mingle, and enjoy a beautiful summer evening that will benefit a great cause,” said Child Advocacy Cent.... Read More

Summer Camps with the Discovery Center in Murfreesboro

Jul 05, 2021 at 04:15 pm by WGNS

School in Rutherford County maybe out, but CAMPOLOGY at the Discovery Center in Murfreesboro is in!The camps at Discovery Center incorporate play and hands-on inquiry-based.... Read More

REMINDER: Summer Feeding Programs Free for 18 and Younger

Jun 25, 2021 at 01:02 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Schools: Murfreesboro City Schools’ Nutrition Department will sponsor the free Summer Food Service Program at ten locations with weekly meal drop.... Read More

Summer learning camp math curriculum for middle schoolers designed to sharpen skills; middle school math specialist retiring after 31 years in education

Jun 24, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

After 31 years in education, it all came down to 16 days for Kim Day to have one final opportunity to make a lasting impression on middle-schoolers.Day has been a middle schoo.... Read More

Over 1,000 Rutherford County School Students Participating in Credit Recovery - Summer School Programs

Jun 11, 2021 at 08:57 am by WGNS

The 2020-2021 school year was not ideal for anyone.  For some students, it proved to be problematic. Jakob Salas was one of those students.A senior at Smyrna High School,.... Read More

Summer School Teachers Paid Through Federal and State Dollars in Rutherford County

Jun 08, 2021 at 09:53 am by WGNS

Teachers throughout the state had a much tougher school year this past year due to COVID-19 and students had a much different learning experience.Now that school is finished f.... Read More

RadKids Camp in Murfreesboro

Jun 08, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Police Department School Resource Officer Program will hold two RadKids Summer Camps in July.The personal empowerment safety education camps will be held th.... Read More

Report: Tennessee gets 6th most summer rain

Jun 02, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

In May 2021, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released their decennial U.S. Climate Normals data, which provides data on typical climate conditions f.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools announce free summer food sites

May 27, 2021 at 08:27 am by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools will once again offer multiple sites for the free summer food program, which is available for any child 18 or under in Rutherford County.  Beca.... Read More

FREE Friday Night Live concerts on the square

May 25, 2021 at 11:44 am by WGNS

As the hot temperatures can attest, it is summertime in Murfreesboro.  That means the nonprofit Main Street Murfreesboro is in full event mode downtown! Friday, June.... Read More

AAA Travel Update: Masks, Cruising and the Return to Europe

May 24, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

New travel opportunities and destinations seem to be emerging by the day, especially for Americans with a desire for international travel.- Wednesday, the European Union agree.... Read More

AAA Survey: Traveler Optimism Grows As Summer Approaches

Apr 09, 2021 at 02:32 pm by WGNS

Traveler confidence is growing as COVID-19 vaccinations become more readily available. A new AAA survey reveals that nearly half of Tennesseans (49%) are comfortable.... Read More

Tennessee Summer Food Service Program to Continue Feeding Children During Pandemic

Dec 08, 2020 at 12:03 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) is announcing an extension to its summer program to provide meals to children. With the recent approval from the USDA, sponso.... Read More

POSITIVE: Water wars for seniors in Smyrna a big hit

Sep 03, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

Seniors have been enjoying the hot days with waterguns as a way to beat the heat. Most recently, residents at Traditions of Smyrna got the chance to sneak in a little sum.... Read More

MTSU salutes summer graduating veterans with virtual Stole Ceremony to continue rich tradition

Aug 06, 2020 at 10:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Keith McElroy grew up in Pulaski, Tennessee, and knew about Middle Tennessee State University, about 90 minutes away in Murfreesboro. He had no ide.... Read More

Ram's Summer Traffic Frolics

Jul 25, 2020 at 08:59 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Mix construction projects with traffic and you get "grid lock". Transportation Department Deputy Director Ram Balachandran warns where to avoid starting t.... Read More