UPDATE: Possible gun found on Wednesday Could be Tied to April 2020 Veterans Parkway Shooting

Sep 23, 2020 at 02:00 pm by WGNS

A gun found near a local roadway on Wednesday morning (9/23/20) maybe tied to the shooting that took place on Veterans Parkway this past April, according to an undisclosed sou.... Read More

UPDATE: MISSING / ENDANGERED PERSON Safely Located

Sep 23, 2020 at 07:30 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police report that 23-year-old John Nease II, who was reported as missing and / or endangered on September 8, 2020... has been located and is safe.Authorities did.... Read More

MURFREESBORO: Customer forgets her Louis Vuitton purse - Another customer helps herself

Sep 21, 2020 at 09:54 pm by WGNS

The suspect was caught on camera when she allegedly stole a womans’ Louis Vuitton clutch.The female culprit walked into Walgreen’s on Northfield Boulevard and grab.... Read More

MTSU Helping with Indycar Race in Downtown Nashville

Sep 21, 2020 at 11:04 am by WGNS

MTSU is partnering with Nashville to ensure the safety of fans and drivers at an upcoming Indy car race.The Music City Grand Prix announced that the newest NTT INDYCAR SERIES.... Read More

New from MTSU: America's racial justice protests are bringing hope, thoughtful change amid conflict, MTSU panelists agree

Sep 18, 2020 at 10:15 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn.— Many Americans, whether they're observers or participants, are feeling overwhelmed by 2020’s onslaught of protests, pandemics and politics, bu.... Read More

State Rep. Tim Rudd releases 2021 legislative survey

Sep 18, 2020 at 08:15 am by WGNS

State Rep. Tim Rudd, R-Murfreesboro, today released his legislative survey for 2021 asking constituents of Tennessee House District 34 for essential feedback.The survey questi.... Read More

RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Adult Detention Center Passes State Certification

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:58 pm by WGNS

No defects were found after an inspection by the Tennessee Corrections Institute staff Wednesday at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.Th.... Read More

Fake ID Case in Murfreesboro - Subject Identified

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:47 pm by scott

Detectives in Murfreesboro working fraud cases involving the same individual were able to identify their culprit, thanks to those who took the time to view the above photo and.... Read More

Register to Vote AND Volunteer to Give Free Rides to the Polls in Rutherford County

Sep 17, 2020 at 02:59 pm by WGNS

Early voting is coming up, but there is a deadline to register if you want to vote.(Soundbyte's below each sentence on WGNSradio.com)Rev. Dwight Ogleton is leading a grass roo.... Read More

State Rep. Bryan Terry to introduce “Pathway to Prosperity” legislation during 2021 legislative session

Sep 16, 2020 at 11:27 am by WGNS

State Rep. Bryan Terry, MD (R-Murfreesboro) is preparing to introduce “Pathway to Prosperity” legislation for the 2021 legislative session in efforts to support Te.... Read More

MTSU leads state’s locally governed schools in enrollment growth for fall

Sep 16, 2020 at 11:22 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University reported the largest year-over-year gains in enrollment this fall among the state’s locally governed h.... Read More

Accused Shoplifter Wanted for Questioning after Retail Store Incident

Sep 16, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

A man caught on camera allegedly shoplifting is accused of stealing hundreds of dollars’ worth of merchandise. The subject was seen loading his shopping cart with a mult.... Read More

UPDATE: Over $8,000 in Sunglasses Stolen in Murfreesboro - Shoplifters Not Caught

Sep 15, 2020 at 10:33 am by WGNS

The case involving the theft of over $8,000 in sunglasses remains OPEN. The theft in question occurred at the Sunglass Hut in The Avenue on August 17, 2020.Murfreesboro Police.... Read More

Update on First Degree Murder Case: Suspect Accused of Killing his Father

Sep 15, 2020 at 10:09 am by WGNS

Murder suspect Tanner Lancaster appeared before Rutherford County Judge David Bragg. The case against Lancaster will move forward with a review date nearing. District Attorney.... Read More

Rutherford County Library System Continues Reopening Phases

Sep 15, 2020 at 05:45 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Library System continues to move forward with their ongoing re-opening plans. One of the library employees told WGNS…That was Amanda with the Ruth.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police Officer Reccomended for Termination

Sep 14, 2020 at 06:34 pm by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Police Department’s internal affairs office conducted an investigation that ended with a recommended termination.MPD Officer Chris Norville was accused.... Read More

MTSU-Meharry Partnership will Transform Rural Health Care

Sep 14, 2020 at 06:03 pm by WGNS

Editorial By State Rep. Charlie Baum Many in Tennessee state government share the goals of increasing access to health care, helping rural and distressed counties and providin.... Read More

Police Trying to Identify Couple Accused of Cashing Stolen Check

Sep 14, 2020 at 06:15 am by WGNS

Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying the man and woman who cashed a stolen check at Advance Financial. Murfreesboro Police reported the checks came from a stole.... Read More

Local Lawyer Wanted on Rape Charges Reportedly Kills Himself

Sep 11, 2020 at 08:57 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO – The Tennessee Bureau of Investigations has confirmed that attorney David Whelan has committed suicide.Whelan, who practiced law in the Murfreesboro area,.... Read More

Lost Wages Assistance program Announces: $300 Unemployment Payments Ending

Sep 11, 2020 at 11:40 am by WGNS

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has informed the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) funding for Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) program.... Read More