community support

Community Rallies for Tanner Family at 'Cruise-In' Car Show

May 21, 2024 at 06:57 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - The community is invited to join the “Cruise-In” Car Show at Middle Point Park on Saturday, June 1, to support the Tanner Family, who are.... Read More

Asher Sullivan, Son of County Schools Director, Passes Away Saturday

May 18, 2024 at 10:50 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - The son of the Director of the Rutherford County Schools has passed away after becoming trapped in a storm drain (See previous news story here). Asher.... Read More

Supporting Food Service Workers: Giving Kitchen's Tennessee Tasting Raises Critical Funds

May 17, 2024 at 11:52 am by WGNS News

WGNS' Tiffany Parker talked to Giving Kitchen founder, Jen Hidinger Kendrick, who recalls the day her late husband publicly addressed his cancer diagnosis at a fundraiser as s.... Read More

Facing Unthinkable Choices as the Family of Asher Sullivan Navigate Heartache and Tragedy

May 13, 2024 at 12:38 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - WGNS is continuing to follow the tragedy involving the son of the Rutherford County Schools Director, Dr. Jimmy Sullivan. Tragedy that has now.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and Other Locations Face Cybersecurity Crisis, Disrupting Some Patient Care

May 10, 2024 at 11:26 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - A significant cybersecurity breach has impacted Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford and several other locations, affecting doctors' abilities to.... Read More

Volunteers Play Major Role in Habitat for Humanity Build in Murfreesboro in Legacy Pointe

Apr 16, 2024 at 06:52 pm by WGNS News

Rutherford County, TN - On Tuesday, April 23, from 9 am to 3 pm, the Rutherford County Area Habitat for Humanity will host a significant volunteer effort at its Legacy Pointe.... Read More

La Vergne High School SROs Extend Compassionate Aid to Homeless Student

Mar 25, 2024 at 10:59 am by Chandelar Williams

La Vergne, TN - In a heartwarming display of compassion and community support, School Resource Officers (SROs) Cody Didier and Jeremy Gregory from La Vergne High School steppe.... Read More

Cannon County Schools Excited for State Basketball Tournament After 39 Year Break

Mar 11, 2024 at 10:49 am by Chandelar Williams

Woodbury, TN - Cannon County Schools will be dismissing classes early at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 14, 2024, to show support for the Cannon County High School Lions Basket.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Society Gala Honors the 2024 Philanthropist and Physician Champion Award Winners

Mar 06, 2024 at 06:47 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – On February 24, 2024, The Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Foundation held its yearly Society Gala, attended by more than 400 guests. The event fe.... Read More

Rutherford County to Host Food Giveaway Event for Residents

Mar 06, 2024 at 10:08 am by Chandelar Williams

Rutherford County, TN - Rutherford County is gearing up to host a Food Giveaway event for its residents on Thursday, March 7th, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The program aims to di.... Read More

Trial Looms: Middle Tennessee Volleyball Player's Tragic Accident Prompts Call for Justice

Feb 27, 2024 at 11:07 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - A heart-wrenching incident involving Middle Tennessee State University's volleyball team has captured the attention of the Midstate community. Janae Edmonds.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric: Powering Communities Through Ad Valorem Tax Support

Feb 26, 2024 at 04:32 pm by Chandelar Williams

Middle Tennessee - Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE), a not-for-profit electric cooperative, plays a significant role in supporting local governments despite its tax-exempt stat.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools Board Takes Action on New Properties and Social Media Lawsuit

Feb 23, 2024 at 09:33 am by Chandelar Williams

Rutherford County, TN - During its Feb. 22 meeting, the Rutherford County Schools board made significant decisions regarding the acquisition of new school properties and legal.... Read More

Franklin Fire Department Demonstrates Solidarity by Supporting Neighboring Communities in Times of Need

Feb 21, 2024 at 01:41 pm by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Franklin Fire Department (FFD) recently showcased its commitment to solidarity and support by stepping in to assist neighboring communities during crucial m.... 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

Murfreesboro Jeep Fundraiser: Helping Clarksville Tornado Victims

Feb 12, 2024 at 06:25 am by Chandelar Williams

Murfreesboro, TN - Despite the inclement weather, a significant turnout was witnessed at a fundraiser in Murfreesboro on Saturday afternoon (2/10/2024), aimed at supporting th.... Read More