Boro Kid-Con: Junior Entrepreneurs to Experienced Marketing and Selling their Budding Business Ventures

Jun 29, 2021 at 10:30 am by WGNS

Kid entrepreneurs were out in full force for the 1st annual Boro Kid-Con, an event geared towards young entrepreneurs this past Saturday (event was held on Ju.... Read More

3 of 17 Men Arrested in Undercover Sex Trafficking Operation from Rutherford County

Jun 28, 2021 at 02:06 pm by WGNS

Three Rutherford County men have been arrested during a two day undercover operation by Metro Nashville Police - Human Trafficking detectives.  The TBI and Home.... Read More

Tennessee Weekly Gas Price Down 1.6-Cents to Start the Week of 06/28/2021

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:59 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.81/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas price.... Read More

Legal Aid Society Adds Tom Szaniawski as Reentry Attorney in Middle Tennessee Office

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced that Tom Szaniawski has joined as a reentry attorney in the.... Read More

MTSU, Nashville State reaffirm joint True Blue Pathway to support students

Jun 25, 2021 at 11:58 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The presidents of Middle Tennessee State University and Nashville State Community College huddled recently to ensure the T.... Read More

Rutherford County Records 3.7% Unemployment Rate

Jun 24, 2021 at 04:36 pm by WGNS

The majority of Tennessee counties recorded unemployment rates below 5% in May 2021, according to new data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.For.... Read More

Middle Tennessee’s Largest Job Fair to Recruit 5,000 Workers During One-Day Event

Jun 24, 2021 at 03:53 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) — Over 100 hiring employers are trying to fill more than 5,000 job vacancies during Middle Tennessee’s largest job fair held in Murfrees.... Read More

Arrest Made in Alleged Facebook Marketplace Scam

Jun 23, 2021 at 03:28 pm by WGNS

An arrest has been made in the Facebook Marketplace scam that WGNS told you about late last week. The scam involved a man who was allegedly targeting Middle Tennesseans who.... Read More

UPDATE: The Tennessee Housing Market

Jun 22, 2021 at 02:30 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Tennessee’s housing report data for the first quarter of 2021 show that “despite the slow economic recovery, the housing.... Read More

Be Careful When Selling an ATV as Detectives Work to Identify Man Using Facebook Marketplace to Steal ATVs and Motorbikes

Jun 22, 2021 at 07:38 am by WGNS

Middle Tennessee residents selling ATV's and dirt bikes are encouraged to exercise caution as police in nearby Nashville work to find a subject who has been accused of scammin.... Read More

Supreme Court Ruling Shows Colleges Can Offer More Benefits when Recruiting and Keeping College Athletes

Jun 22, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

Universities like MTSU in Murfreesboro and Vanderbilt in Nashville may soon be able to offer more benefits to student athletes, due to a Monday ruling by the Supreme Cour.... Read More

UPDATE: Major Fentanyl Seizure - 15.7 Pounds - Enough to Potentially Kill Over 3.5-Million People

Jun 21, 2021 at 10:01 am by WGNS

About 15.7 pounds of the deadly drug fentanyl were seized Wednesday after four search warrants were drafted by a Rutherford County Sheriff’s detective assigned to the Dr.... Read More

Metro Detectives Working to Identify Man and Woman who Allegedly Took Artwork from Nashville Hotel

Jun 21, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

In Downtown Nashville, Metro Central Precinct detectives are working to identify a man and woman who on June 7th, allegedly took artwork from the 21c Museum Hotel at 221 2nd A.... Read More

UPDATE: The Courts in Tennessee Saw Little In-Person Human Interaction Throughout the Pandemic

Jun 18, 2021 at 12:04 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County area Judges recently attended the annual State Judicial Conference in Memphis, Tennessee. This was the first in person hearing since March of last year for j.... Read More

UPDATE: Security Guard Shot With Flare Gun While Attempting to Stop Shoplifter

Jun 18, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

In nearby Antioch and directly off of Bell Road, Metro detectives are working to identify the man who on Tuesday night, shot a Kroger security guard with a flare gun.... Read More

MTSU's online options allow busy mom of 11 to return to college to pursue degree

Jun 17, 2021 at 01:26 pm by WGNS

Going back to college as an adult is all about balancing your time between work, a family, a social life, and school. For Julie Witt, a mother of 11 children, finding a way to.... Read More

Home Sales Up and Inventory Down in Rutherford County and the Nashville Market

Jun 15, 2021 at 08:00 pm by WGNS

It is hard to hide the fact that the current atmosphere in real estate shows that it’s a sellers’ market for Rutherford County residents. Recent data also shows th.... Read More

National Security and Publications that Change Government Policy

Jun 14, 2021 at 11:29 am by WGNS

News stories that change laws and publications that damage national security. With more, here is MTSU Professor Larry Burriss…

MONDAY: Gas Prices This Week in Tennessee

Jun 14, 2021 at 09:26 am by WGNS

GasBuddy Prices of Area Gas Stations in Rutherford County:• Walmart at 1157 Fortress Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN: $2.73/gal• Exxon at 2020 S Church St, Murfreesboro,.... Read More

Microcars Depart from Local Car Museum as Part of Micro/Minicar Meet in Michigan

Jun 11, 2021 at 01:21 pm by WGNS

On Monday, June 14, 2021 at 9:00am Jeff Lane and friends of Lane Motor Museum will depart from the Museum on a hundreds-mile long journey to Hickory Corners, Michiga.... Read More