Brad Blomgren, founder of the Way of Hope dies at age 55

Sep 24, 2021 at 10:14 am by WGNS

The founder of something that was very special to many throughout Rutherford County has passed away… It was a man who had a heart for helping others, especially during.... Read More

Ten seniors from Rutherford County named National Merit Semifinalists

Sep 24, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

They are among the best and brightest students at the top high school in the state and, yet, being summoned to the principal’s office brought about a sense of anxiety an.... Read More

Good News: Rutherford County Unemployment Rate Sits at 3.4%

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:35 pm by WGNS

Unemployment rates in nearly all of Tennessee’s counties decreased in August. This marks the second consecutive month the jobless situation has improved in 93 or more of.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools Mask Mandate to End September 29th, but that mandate could be extended

Sep 23, 2021 at 07:53 pm by WGNS

Students wearing masks is helping to reduce the spread of COVID, that's the latest from the Murfreesboro City Schools....That was City School's spokesperson Lisa Trail, who.... Read More

UPDATE: Thursday Morning Accident on 231 South Possibly Caused by Motorist on Phone

Sep 23, 2021 at 06:35 pm by WGNS

WGNS has an update to an accident that was reported on Thursday morning in Christiana. The driver of a Dodge sedan was coming from the Murfreesboro area and traveling towar.... Read More

UPDATE: Double Murder in Coffee County, Tennessee

Sep 23, 2021 at 11:27 am by WGNS

WGNS has more details on a double murder that took place this past Sunday in Coffee County, Tennessee. Reports indicate two Coffee County residents were taken into custody ear.... Read More

MTSU Career Development Center provides ‘holistic’ gateway to students, alumni readying for workforce

Sep 23, 2021 at 10:03 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Beka Crocket, director of MTSU’s Career Development Center, wishes more True Blue students took advantage of the many tools and res.... Read More

Metro Nashville Detectives work to identify group involved in Broadway altercation

Sep 23, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

Nashville detectives continue their efforts to identify a group of four men associated with a physical altercation that left a man unconscious early Monday morning.... Read More

UPDATE: Murfreesboro Artist Closes his "Studio S" Art Studio After 50-Years - Selling Beautiful Pieces

Sep 22, 2021 at 09:24 pm by WGNS

As reported in April, Studio S in Murfreesboro is closing after being a staple in the art community for the past 50-years, according to Lewis Snyder.Stories like this are toug.... Read More

Small Business Owners are Optimistic in Rutherford County, Yet Hiring New Employees is an Issue

Sep 22, 2021 at 03:44 pm by WGNS

Despite a need of employees to be hired right now, small businesses in Rutherford County and throughout Middle Tennessee fare well right now. Small businesses account for.... Read More

Yes on 1 Committee Announces Local Leadership in All 95 Counties

Sep 22, 2021 at 12:34 pm by WGNS

The Yes on 1 Committee announced Wednesday morning its regional and local leadership team, naming a county chairman in all 95 Tennessee counties. Yes on 1 will advocate for Am.... Read More

Car Vs. Semi-Truck Accident on Wednesday Morning in Murfreesboro

Sep 22, 2021 at 10:13 am by WGNS

UPDATE: Wet roads led to a serious car verses semi-truck accident on Wednesday (9/22/21) morning in Murfreesboro. The collision happened around 8:30 AM on NW Broad Street at N.... Read More

MTSU makes Princeton Review’s best colleges list for third straight year

Sep 21, 2021 at 03:02 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University returned to The Princeton Review’s annual list of the nation’s best colleges for a third consecu.... Read More

VIDEO: Murfreesboro Police Need Help Identifying Subject Who Broke Into Storage Building Behind Business

Sep 21, 2021 at 11:22 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police are investigating a burglary case that was caught on video. Now, Detectives need your help identifying the man who reportedly broke into an outbuilding tha.... Read More

VOTE on New License Plate Designs for Tennessee

Sep 21, 2021 at 11:04 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Governor’s office is asking for residents to vote on the next standard license plate design. Of the four choices, two are a navy blue color and two are whi.... Read More

UPDATE: Husband and Wife Fatally Injured in Sunday's Crash on I-24

Sep 21, 2021 at 07:39 am by WGNS

UPDATE: We have an update to the fatal accident that occured this past Sunday (9/19/21) on I-24 in Nashville...  The husband and wife fatally injured in the two-vehi.... Read More

Tennessee Highway Patrol Continues to Hire Troopers

Sep 20, 2021 at 01:49 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Highway Patrol continues to hire new Troopers, as stated by THP Colonel Matt Perry...The state operated law enforcement agency has numerous divisions for futur.... Read More

Vandals Hit Mapleview Cemetery in Smyrna, TN

Sep 20, 2021 at 11:11 am by WGNS

The Smyrna Police Department has released a statement in regards to vandals recently striking the Mapleview Cemetery on South Lowry Street…“We understand the conc.... Read More

Heavy Rainfall Causing Flooding in Rutherford County

Sep 20, 2021 at 11:02 am by WGNS

Flooding in Rutherford County has led to two road closures.Heavy rainfall closed Vaught Road/Cripple Creek Road slab and Stones River slab this past Sunday in the Kittrell com.... Read More

Middle TN Electric Nominating Committee Appoints New Board Member

Sep 20, 2021 at 10:20 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro, Tenn. – The Nominating Committee of Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) announced this past week that Vanessa Hickman will serve on the MTE Board of Direc.... Read More