Continued - Free Smoke Alarms in Murfreesboro and Beyond: TDCI, State Fire Marshal’s Office Announce Donation of Over 5,000 Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Sep 12, 2022 at 11:20 am by WGNS News

The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI) and the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) have proudly announced the donation of 5,000 smoke alarm.... Read More

Monday: Paisley Sanders

Sep 12, 2022 at 08:16 am by Producer

WGNS Slick Pig BBQ Birthday Winner: Paisley Sanders The birthday club winner receives Slick Pig's delicious banana pudding. Just stop by Slick Pig in Murfreesboro at 1920 Eas.... Read More

MONDAY: Randy Ward

Sep 12, 2022 at 05:21 am by Producer

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Monday, September 12th, 2022Randy Ward and Rutherford County Road workers are today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for their work on improv.... Read More

Woman and Son Missing After Picking-Up Boyfriend At Jail

Sep 10, 2022 at 11:19 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) A Murfreesboro woman and her juvenile son have not been seen since they left home Thursday (9/8/2022) to pick-up her boyfriend who was being released from the R.... Read More

Ram's Pre-Fall Road Reports

Sep 10, 2022 at 07:39 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Mornings are starting to have the feel and scent of fall. Transportation Department Deputy Director Ram Balachandran checks area construction jobs and war.... Read More
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Murfreesboro Police warn ‘Felony Lane Gang’ operating again in Murfreesboro

Sep 09, 2022 at 12:20 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Criminal Investigations Division (CID) detectives warn that a “Felony Lane Gang” is.... Read More

Murfreesboro Runners Gathered at 4AM on Friday to Participate in a Quiet Run for Eliza Fletcher, the Woman Who Was Kidnapped and Killed in Memphis, TN

Sep 09, 2022 at 06:25 am by WGNS

The running community across the nation is reeling in the recent news of the kidnapping and murder of a jogger in Memphis, Tennessee this past Friday morning. After.... Read More

Rain CANCELLED "Music In The Field" Saturday

Sep 09, 2022 at 01:06 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) MUSIC IN THE FIELD has ben cancelled Saturday due to heavy rain in the forecast. Again---no MUSIC IN THE FIELD Saturday!         &.... Read More

2022 Uncle Dave Macon Days at The Fountains

Sep 07, 2022 at 08:25 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - Uncle Dave Macon Days is nearing and a new location has been announced. The annual event will move to The Fountains, October 7-8. Festival organizers invite.... Read More

Suspect in at least 3-bank robberies captured

Sep 07, 2022 at 01:13 pm by WGNS

(MIDDLE TENNESSEE) In nearby Music City, a suspected serial robbery suspect has been apprehended. According to Nashville Metro Police, Robert Durham was arrested on Dickerson.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Developing a Traffic Specific Department - While Some Police Departments Have Eliminated Their Response to Minor Auto Accidents

Sep 07, 2022 at 12:52 pm by WGNS

As Murfreesboro continues to grow, so does the flow of traffic. Police Chief Michael Bowen told WGNS News on Wednesday that the MPD has been working to develop a traffic speci.... Read More

La Vergne Prepares for Annual National Night Out

Sep 07, 2022 at 11:23 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) The La Vergne Police Department will be hosting National Night Out on October 4 at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 115 Floyd Mayfield Drive, from 6:00 p..... Read More

Murfreesboro Police interact with the public on crime and speeding.

Sep 07, 2022 at 11:09 am by WGNS

Forcus on law enforcement in Murfreesboro with Chief Michael Bowen, Lt. Clayton Williams and Lt. James Abbott.  In early November Murfreesboro officers will put i.... Read More

COMMENTARY: Intertwining Political Campaigns with the Wizard of Oz - by MTSU Professor Dr. Larry Burriss

Sep 06, 2022 at 08:15 am by WGNS

The Wizard of Oz, the Emperor with No Clothes and political campaigns. With the intertwining of all three, here is Professor Larry Burriss from the MTSU School of Journalism &.... Read More

Man Captured on Video After Alleged Purse Theft Wanted for Questioning in Murfreesboro - Do You Recognize Subject in Photos?

Sep 06, 2022 at 07:22 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office is asking the question, “Do you recognize this man? Sheriff's Detectives want to speak to him about the theft of a purse. Th.... Read More

Monday @ 11:20AM, It's Only A Test!

Sep 04, 2022 at 02:44 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The EMERGENCY SIRENS at Middle Tennessee State University will be tested at 11:20AM Monday morning (9/5/2022). It's the first Monday of the month, and the TORNA.... Read More

Fatal Sunday Morning Crash In 'Boro

Sep 04, 2022 at 12:23 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) There was a fatal single-vehicle crash around 1:00 o'clock early Sunday morning at the intersection of E. Clark and North Tennessee Boulevards. 22-year old Marc.... Read More

Public Meeting 6PM This Wednesday on City-MTE Proposed Land Swap

Sep 04, 2022 at 09:15 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  As you recall, officials deem land that the City of Murfreesboro purchased for a park in the Blackman area would be a better site for Middle Tennessee Ele.... Read More

BEWARE: FLOOD WATCH in Effect!

Sep 04, 2022 at 07:55 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The National Weather Service has Rutherford and surrounding counties under FLOOD WATCH conditions The FLOOD WATCH was issued at 2:30AM Sunday morning (9/4/2022).... Read More

UPDATE: Jogger in Memphis, TN Found Dead

Sep 03, 2022 at 03:46 pm by WGNS

(MEMPHIS)  Sadly, the Memphis jogger who was reported missing has been found dead. Several days ago, the TBI is asked Tennessee' media to help by circulating a photo of.... Read More