Several Local Non-profits Receive Needed Help with Funding

Sep 09, 2020 at 07:30 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) announced grant assistance has been awarded to 656 non-profit organizations across the state serving Tennessee communities. T.... Read More

Second Degree Murder Case headed to Grand Jury in Rutherford County

Sep 08, 2020 at 10:53 am by WGNS

A Woodbury,TN man was shot and killed in Murfreesboro this past April. Rutherford County District Attorney Jennings Jones explains where that case stands today.Again, the case.... Read More

Prevention Coalition for Success, Project Lifeline, and Faith-Based Initiatives 4th Annual Rutherford Recovery Fest

Sep 08, 2020 at 09:26 am by WGNS

Rutherford Recovery Fest – a Prevention Coalition for Success, Project Lifeline, and Faith-Based Initiatives event – will take place on Saturday, September 12 from.... Read More

Weekly Gas Prices UPDATE

Sep 08, 2020 at 09:14 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 1.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $1.94/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations. Gas prices in Tennesse.... Read More

Virtual Jobs Expo for Rutherford County - Jobs Available Daily

Sep 08, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

Rutherford Works, the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce and the American Job Center want to help connect the community with job seekers in a virtual format this Septe.... Read More

Murfreesboro saves by refinancing debt service issuances

Sep 04, 2020 at 08:20 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — It is the City of Murfreesboro’s practice to consistently monitor and scrutinize all expenses. This effort incorporates careful manageme.... Read More

Tennessee Attorney General Announces $84 Million Multistate Settlement with Honda

Sep 04, 2020 at 12:16 pm by WGNS

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert H. Slatery III today announced an $84 million multistate settlement with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and Honda of America Mfg., Inc. (col.... Read More

Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Hiring 5 Deputies

Sep 04, 2020 at 09:54 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office is hiring…That was Captain Angela Istvanditsch. She said the recent grant approval for five additional deputies will help i.... Read More

Decorated veteran headlines virtual 9/11 Remembrance at MTSU

Sep 04, 2020 at 09:31 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Decorated veteran and Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority president and CEO Doug Kreulen will be the guest speaker for the sixth annual Middle.... Read More

State Troopers Remind Motorist to Slow Your Roll

Sep 04, 2020 at 08:48 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Highway Patrol has a special message to kick off Labor Day Weekend…NASHVILLE: In nearby Nashville, a sobriety checkpoint has been annonced for a location.... Read More

TN Department of Health Updates Reporting Format for COVID-19 Cases

Sep 03, 2020 at 05:08 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Health is improving the format for sharing of data on COVID-19 to update how some metrics are calculated and reflect evolving knowledge of the pand.... Read More

Upcoming program involving the Discovery Center, your help is needed

Sep 03, 2020 at 03:15 pm by WGNS

Mark your calendar for the 4th Annual Tennessee STEAM Festival! The Discovery Center says they want to make an impact with your help in our community, engage families, and hel.... Read More

Worker Burnout in Tennessee

Sep 03, 2020 at 11:33 am by WGNS

The Nashville market, which includes Rutherford County, is ranked at number 15 on the list for having “Worker Burnout,” according to SmartAsset. In the immediate a.... Read More

Stability in COVID-19 hospitalizations reflects continued progress in some areas, recent increases in others

Sep 03, 2020 at 11:10 am by WGNS

Since late July, Tennessee has seen stable or declining numbers of hospitalized COVID-19 patients, but there are some early signs this trend is reversing in some regions of th.... Read More

Fire Safety and Kitchen Fires

Sep 03, 2020 at 11:03 am by WGNS

October 4th through the 10th is Fire Prevention Week and State Farm recently donated a “NFPA Fire Prevention Week” kit to the Murfreesboro Fire Department.Through.... Read More

10,054 Active COVID-19 Unemployment Claims in Rutherford County

Sep 03, 2020 at 10:45 am by WGNS

The COVID-19 Unemployment numbers are back up in the Volunteer State. Between August 22nd and August 29th, there were 12,035 new unemployment claims.Despite the increase of ne.... Read More

Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services highlight latest craze called "NARCAN Parties"

Sep 03, 2020 at 09:54 am by WGNS

Something described as a NARCAN Party is the latest worry that parents should know about. NARCAN is a life saving medication given to those who overdose on narcotics, which is.... Read More

Murfreesboro man dies in a single-vehicle crash

Sep 03, 2020 at 09:15 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  A Murfreesboro man died in single-vehicle crash Wednesday, Sept. 2.Murfreesboro Police Department officers responded to the crash on N. Ruthe.... 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

Plant of the Month: Dependable and Delicious Rabbiteye Blueberries

Sep 03, 2020 at 06:30 am by WGNS

The world of blueberries is populated by a diverse and colorful cast of characters. From pint-sized lowbush “wild” types with small, intensely flavored berries to.... Read More