Another Multi-Vehicle Sunday PM Crash On I-24

Jan 22, 2023 at 06:55 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA,TN) There was a multi-vehicle crash on I-24  at 5:45PM Sunday evening (1/22/2023), near the Sam Ridley exit in Smyrna. If you are near the 65 mile marker, motoris.... Read More

MED Community Investment Trust Meets 4PM Tuesday

Jan 22, 2023 at 04:45 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) If a municipal body sells an extremely valuable piece of property, there are many options on investing a large amount of cash and help assure the funds will con.... Read More

Ram's Construction-Traffic Challenges

Jan 21, 2023 at 05:03 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) This is the time of the year that Tennessean's experience a mix of winter and spring within a few days of each other.  In the days to come we'll see temps.... Read More

Friday Night Fire At Tullahoma Nursing Home

Jan 21, 2023 at 08:23 am by WGNS

(TULLAHOMA, TN) Around 9:15PM last Friday night (1/20/2023), firefighters reported flames on the roof at Life Care Centers of Tullahoma, 1715 N. Jackson Street. Staff at the.... Read More

Avian Influenza Now Across Tennessee

Jan 21, 2023 at 06:09 am by WGNS

(TENNESSEE) The Tennessee State Veterinarian is reporting a detection of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in a commercial broiler chicken flock at a farm in Weakl.... Read More

UPDATE: K-9 Apprehends Male With Gun on I-24, ARRESTED

Jan 20, 2023 at 07:01 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro: updated 9:38PM 1/20/2023)  A man who shot himself in the face and ran down Interstate 24 armed with the handgun was taken to two hospitals Friday night, a.... Read More

Barrett Firearms Sells To Australian Group

Jan 16, 2023 at 06:30 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Barrett Firearms has been purchased by Australian defense contractor NIOA. The firm completed a 100 percent acquisition of the industry-leading rifle desi.... Read More

New MLK, Jr. March Route: HUGE SUCCESS!

Jan 16, 2023 at 01:22 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The temperature was 56-degrees when the MLK March stepped onto East Main Street from Central Magnet School. Parade Coordinator Shawn Brown's decision for.... Read More

RCSO Investigation Shuts-Down I-24 Sunday PM

Jan 15, 2023 at 06:30 pm by WGNS

Revised story from RCSO:  No explosives were found after an out-of-state driver reported possible explosives in his vehicle Sunday evening on Interstate 24, Rutherford C.... Read More

Wade Hays Says, "Toot's Is Reducing Prices"!

Jan 15, 2023 at 09:00 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Toot’s Good Food & Fun restaurants sets out to ease the cost of eating out with lower prices, and no increases on its new 2023 Menu! .... Read More

RC Fire Chief Larry Farley on Homeland Security Council

Jan 14, 2023 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) Tennessee Governor Bill Lee appointed Rutherford County Fire-Rescue Chief Larry Farley to serve the Homeland Security Council as a Representative of Fire.... Read More

Red Cross Needs Your "Gift of LIFE" Now!

Jan 14, 2023 at 08:46 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Heart of Tennessee Red Cross (501 Memorial Blvd.) needs your donation of the Gift of Life to ensure essential medical care is not delayed as hospital.... Read More

Ram's Winter Blast Road Report

Jan 14, 2023 at 07:23 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  If you don't like the weather in the 'Boro, wait around--it will be a different season in a day or so. Murfreesboro Transportation Department Deputy Direc.... Read More

New Route For Monday's MLK March In The 'Boro

Jan 14, 2023 at 06:49 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  This Monday's Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. March here in Murfreesboro has a new route. The noon start time remains the same along with beginning at Central.... Read More

UPDATE: Missing 15-Year-Old has been Safely Located

Jan 11, 2023 at 08:00 am by WGNS

(Rutherford County, TN) A missing teenager has been safely located. Murfreesboro Police confirmed on Wednesday, January 11, 2023, that 15-year-old Kayden Watkins is no longer.... Read More

A new neighborhood hospital to open in the Blackman area this March - Listen to today's podcast for a discussion about the new hospital and more

Jan 10, 2023 at 12:04 pm by WGNS News

Today on the show, WGNS' Scott Walker interviews Gordon B. Ferguson, President & CEO of Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital and Brittney Urso, the new Westlawn Hosp.... Read More

Historical Society Welcomes Elvis and Collects Dues!

Jan 09, 2023 at 09:38 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Rutherford County Historical Society brought-in the frst meeting of 2023 with local historiabn and Elvis fan Shirley Jones welcoming "the King of.... Read More

Continued: Multiple Officers Terminated from LaVergne Police Department

Jan 09, 2023 at 03:50 pm by WGNS News

(LaVergne, TN) - UPDATED: WGNS is continuing to follow news out of LaVergne about the termination of multiple officers. Some of the details that were investigated, prior to of.... Read More

Fatal 2-Car Crash Sunday On John Bragg Highway

Jan 08, 2023 at 02:53 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY) One person is deceased following a two-vehicle crash around mid-day Sunday (1/8/2023). 78-year-old Will Harris died on the John Bragg Highway (US 70 South).... Read More

Woman's Body Found Floating At Four Corners Marina Sunday Morning

Jan 08, 2023 at 11:48 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, TN) A woman's body was found floating in Percy Priest Lake around 10:00 o'clock Sunday (1/8/2023) morning. Officials say that her body was near the Four Corne.... Read More