Rutherford County Schools Create New Assessment Position

    Jul 20, 2021 at 06:38 am by WGNS

    Kim Marable, who most recently served as the principal of Lascassas Elementary School, has been named the district’s new accountability and assessment specialist.In the.... Read More

    Gun Stores Starting to See Inventory Increase for the First Time Since the Start of the COVID Pandemic in 2020

    Jul 16, 2021 at 11:19 am by WGNS

    Looking back to the start of the Covid Pandemic in 2020, America saw increased sales in a variety of products.One of the many products that left the store shelves in a matter.... Read More

    Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services Promotes Two to Captain

    Jul 14, 2021 at 09:52 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) announced Tuesday the promotion of Josh Wright and Mike Johnson to Captain.“Josh Wright.... Read More

    Photo of the Day: Hello Big Silver Thing in Chicago

    Jul 14, 2021 at 04:00 am by WGNS

    The Big Silver Bean in Chicago Photo by Scott Walker It is called Cloud Gate, but many refer to it as the Bean. It was sculpted with 168 stainless steel plates in 2004 and.... Read More

    New Driver’s License Kiosk Available at La Vergne Public Library

    Jul 13, 2021 at 11:45 am by WGNS

    A long-awaited driver’s license kiosk is finally operational and available to serve those in the northern part of Rutherford County.The new self-service kiosk is one of.... Read More

    Tuesday: Betsy Taylor

    Jul 13, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

    WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Tuesday, July 13th, 2021Betsy Taylor is today's Good Neighbor of the Day for being the sweetest person who is always willing to lend a hand..... Read More

    Gas Prices this Week in Tennessee

    Jul 12, 2021 at 07:45 am by WGNS

    Tennessee gas prices are unchanged  in the past week, averaging $2.85/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas prices in Tennesse.... Read More

    Middle Tennessee’s Largest Job Fair to Recruit 6,500 Workers During One-Day Event

    Jul 09, 2021 at 10:30 am by WGNS

    (Rutherford County, Tenn.) — Over 140 hiring employers are trying to fill more than 6,500 job vacancies during Middle Tennessee’s largest job fair held in Murfrees.... Read More

    MTSU to host July 19 ‘Finish Your Degree’ Q&A event in Smyrna

    Jul 08, 2021 at 04:12 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Adults looking to return to college to finish their bachelor’s degree or considering attending college for the first time will have the.... Read More

    Additional Funding Available for Southeast Dairies Looking to Build Processing Capacity

    Jul 08, 2021 at 03:29 pm by WGNS

    Beginning July 15, dairy businesses in Tennessee, North Carolina and Kentucky will be eligible to apply for a new round of funding to modernize and diversify their operations.... Read More

    Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office Participates in Registered Apprentice Program

    Jul 08, 2021 at 08:51 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—The Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office recently received approval for an official U.S. Department of Labor-certified Registered App.... Read More

    Business: Ascend Federal Credit Union Announces Hometown Hero Campaign

    Jul 08, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

    Ascend Federal Credit Union has announced its Hometown Hero campaign to celebrate the contributions of six individuals who have gone the extra mile in supporting Middle T.... Read More

    THIS PAST WEEKEND: A Look at the 94th Annual Rockvale Ruritans Club 4th of July Celebration

    Jul 07, 2021 at 11:43 am by WGNS

    The Rockvale Ruritans Club have been hosting their annual 4th of July Celebration since 1927. This year marked the 94th year for this piece of Americana.Hamburgers,.... Read More

    Is Rutherford County Prepared for Electric Vehicles on the Daily

    Jul 07, 2021 at 10:34 am by WGNS

    As more and more electric cars hit the streets, many ask where they can receive a recharge? Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric told WGNS NEWS…Rutherford County an.... Read More

    Rutherford County Judge Named as Secretary for Tennessee Judicial Conference

    Jul 07, 2021 at 09:47 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Judicial Conference, which is comprised of Tennessee’s state court judges, elected new officers at its meeting in June.Taking the helm as president is Chan.... Read More

    TUESDAY: Rosemary Owens

    Jul 06, 2021 at 06:18 am by WGNS

    WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Tuesday, July 6th, 2021Rosemary Owens is today's Good Neighbor of the Day for always being there for people when you least expect it. Rosemar.... Read More

    The Tuesday Birthday Club Winner on WGNS

    Jun 22, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

    WGNS Slick Pig BBQ Birthday Winner: 12-Year-Old Trinity MormonThe birthday club winner receives Slick Pig's delicious banana pudding. Just stop by Slick Pig in Murfreesboro at.... Read More

    Tuesday Good Neighbor of the Day

    Jun 22, 2021 at 06:30 am by WGNS

    WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021: Garrett ParkerThe Good Neighbor Station, established in 1947, accepts nominations for the Rions Flowers, Coffe.... Read More

    Media: What is it? Editorial by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss

    Jun 21, 2021 at 07:09 am by WGNS

    What is media? With more, here is MTSU Professor Larry Burriss...

    Unemployment in the State of Tennessee Stands at 5%

    Jun 17, 2021 at 01:45 pm by WGNS

    Tennessee’s statewide unemployment rate held steady at 5% between April and May 2021, according to newly released data from the Department of Labor and Workforce Devel.... Read More