The Red Cross Is HELPING!

Jun 01, 2024 at 10:06 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN - As tornadoes, floods and storms continue to ravage Tennessee and other states across this nation, data compiled at the Red Cross shows that roughly 500.... Read More

Swift Response: MFRD Firefighters Contain House Fire on Bradyville Pike

Mar 15, 2024 at 09:36 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Yesterday, firefighters from the MFRD swiftly responded to a house fire in the 1900 block of Bradyville Pike. All six residents managed to safely evacuate b.... Read More

House Fire in La Vergne Displaces Residents: No Injuries Reported

Feb 15, 2024 at 04:46 pm by Chandelar Williams

La Vergne, TN - A house fire in La Vergne has displaced two adults and a child. The fire was reported around 11:00 a.m. on Bobby Drive, and firefighters promptly extinguished.... Read More

Home Blaze 4:30PM Wednesday

Oct 18, 2023 at 08:05 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue answered a call regarding a house fire at 4:29PM Wednesday afternoon. First units on-the-scene at the Ballater Drive ad.... Read More

MTSU-WKU Blood Drive Nets 905 Units!

Oct 05, 2023 at 05:34 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Recent donation shortfalls have resulted in a drawdown of the blood supply and the American Red Cross is now facing a blood shortage. The Red Cross needs y.... Read More

Critically Low Blood Supply, Give to BLEED BLUE beat WKU Blood Drive

Sep 23, 2023 at 07:36 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Middle Tennessee State University’s campus and the surrounding community are again getting ready to roll up their sleeves for one of the biggest &mda.... Read More

Bleed Blue, Beat WKU--Sept. 25-27!

Aug 30, 2023 at 01:36 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Once again, it's time to prove what BIG BLUE is made of!  The Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders face off against Western Kentucky's.... Read More

New Hours at Murfreesboro RED CROSS

Aug 26, 2023 at 07:53 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) You've heard reports that the Red Cross is critically low on blood. Murfreesboro's HEART OF TENNESSEE (HOT) chapter is adjusting its donation hours at 501 Memor.... Read More

Two Blood Drives in Rutherford County

Aug 14, 2023 at 03:33 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - As children return to school, and summer winds down, the American Red Cross along with the Nashville Predators Foundation is asking fans to help stay o.... Read More

Fundraiser Set-Up for Family of 8 in Murfreesboro After Devastating House Fire

Jul 11, 2023 at 07:12 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN – A GoFundMe has been started for a Murfreesboro family that has six children after a fire destroyed most of their home last week. In the fire on Sadler.... Read More

Mother and 6-Children Survive House Fire in Murfreesboro

Jul 05, 2023 at 10:37 pm by WGNS

  MURFREESBORO, TN – A mother and six children made it out of their burning house safely on Wednesday afternoon. Murfreesboro Firefighters also rescued a family ca.... Read More

Long-time Community Volunteer Madeline Methvin Passes Away at 76

Jul 05, 2023 at 11:27 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A long-time leader at the Heart of Tennessee Chapter of the American Red Cross in Murfreesboro has passed away. Madeline Methvin was an assistant director f.... Read More

Blood Supply is Falling Short - Donations Needed

Jun 07, 2023 at 04:33 pm by WGNS News

A concerning shortfall in blood donations last month could stress the American Red Cross blood supply. The Red Cross collected over 26,000 fewer blood donations than needed.... Read More

Give Blood To Red Cross...Save A Life!

May 24, 2023 at 09:18 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  We're on the doorsteps to the Memorial Day weekend--the official beginning of summer and the opening of the outdoor pool at SportsCom (AKA "The 'Boro Beac.... Read More

Red Cross Urges Tennessee Residents to Prepare for Severe Weather

Mar 23, 2023 at 06:21 pm by WGNS News

TENNESSEE - The National Weather Service has issued an update on the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms late Friday night, as a line of showers and thunderstorms dev.... Read More

Spring Arrives Monday, Red Cross Encourages Public To GIVE BLOOD!

Mar 18, 2023 at 06:52 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro) Spring officially arrives this coming Monday (3/20/2023). As the seasons change, the American Red Cross is reminding the public that the need for blood doe.... Read More

Red Cross Needs Your "Gift of LIFE" Now!

Jan 14, 2023 at 08:46 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Heart of Tennessee Red Cross (501 Memorial Blvd.) needs your donation of the Gift of Life to ensure essential medical care is not delayed as hospital.... Read More

African American blood donors needed in Rutherford County for those with sickle cell disease

Sep 09, 2022 at 01:15 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY — During Sickle Cell Awareness Month in September, the American Red Cross emphasizes the importance of a diverse blood supply to help meet the needs of.... Read More

HELP--The Red Cross Blood Supply Is CRITICALLY LOW!

Aug 20, 2022 at 04:55 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  There is a critical blood shortage and the American Red Cross urgently needs blood donors.  The Murfreesboro Red Cross is at 501 Memorial Blvd. .... Read More

Mitchell Named Executive Director for American Red Cross "Heart of Tennessee" Chapter

May 10, 2022 at 03:35 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - The Tennessee Region of the American Red Cross is pleased to announce that John Mitchell has been named the Executive Director with the Heart of Ten.... Read More