Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Nurses Throw Birthday Party for Patient’s 1-Year-Old Son

    Aug 02, 2021 at 10:13 am by WGNS

    Sometimes things happen that are beyond your control, and you have to make the best of the situation. Patrick Regg, a patient at Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford, found himse.... Read More

    Rutherford County EMS Moves to 24/72 Shifts for Employees to Promote Better Work-Life Balance

    Jul 19, 2021 at 09:24 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) recently made the decision to change to 24 hours on and 72 hours off shifts for Advanced Emerg.... Read More

    UPDATE: Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital Prepares for New Cardiac Surgery Program - Approximately 25 New Jobs to be Created

    Jul 14, 2021 at 04:27 pm by WGNS

    With the official green-light from the proper regulatory boards, administrators at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital have begun orchestrating what will be a state-of-the-art Ca.... Read More

    Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital CEO Joins WGNS On Air Tuesday

    Jul 13, 2021 at 09:13 am by Producer

    Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford President and CEO Gordon B. Ferguson was our guest on The Action Line Tuesday morning. Some of the items that were discussed included: -.... Read More

    Carrie Norvell Joins the Child Advocacy Center Team

    Jun 15, 2021 at 09:10 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro — The Child Advocacy Center is excited to announce a new addition to its staff. Carrie Norvell has joined the CAC as the new Community Education Coordi.... Read More

    Meet the Poodle Bringing Joy to Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital Patients

    Jun 08, 2021 at 03:31 pm by WGNS

    An innovative pet therapy program launched last week at Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford with Magnolia Grace, a sweet three-year-old poodle nicknamed Maggie.  &n.... Read More

    Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Labor & Delivery Virtual Seminar & Tour

    May 13, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

    On Friday, May 14th, join TN Moms in the Middle founders Dani Barker and Kassandra Jackson, Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford’s childbirth educator D.... Read More

    Nine Rutherford schools to become ‘Trauma-informed’

    May 05, 2021 at 01:35 pm by WGNS

    By JAMES EVANS Nine Rutherford County schools have been accepted into a two-year training program to become “Trauma-Informed” schools.Once completed, faculty.... Read More

    Earth Day 2021 is Titled #RestoreRutherford

    Apr 13, 2021 at 10:57 am by WGNS

    Earth Day will once again be celebrated in Rutherford County. This year, the theme is “Restore Rutherford.”Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric said…Mid.... Read More

    Weight Loss through the Saint Thomas Bariatric Program and Bariatric Surgery

    Apr 13, 2021 at 09:16 am by Producer

    Dr. Stephen Allen Rich talks about the Saint Thomas Bariatric Program Bariatric Surgery. Dr. Rich is located in Murfreesboro and helps a wide variety of local residents with w.... Read More

    Local Doctors Fight Cancer with Innovative "Hot Chemotherapy" Treatment

    Apr 07, 2021 at 11:33 pm by WGNS

    Ascension Saint Thomas is pleased to announce that Dr. Jason Barnett and Dr. Michael Stany have become the first gynecological oncologists in Tennessee to perform a type of ch.... Read More

    Middle Tennessee Daisy Troop Makes Sweet Stop at Murfreesboro Hospital

    Mar 11, 2021 at 02:06 pm by WGNS

    Last week, the kind-hearted young ladies of Daisy Troop 3071 delivered Girl Scout cookies and a handmade banner to the frontline heroes at Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Ho.... Read More

    Students at Holloway High School Participate in BITZ Week

    Feb 26, 2021 at 10:29 am by WGNS

    Holloway High School in Murfreesboro is part of the “BITZ” Program, which stands for “Be In the Zone - Turn Off Your Phone” campaign…That was Da.... Read More

    Soon-To-Be High School Seniors can now Apply to be in Youth Leadership Rutherford

    Feb 22, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

    The Application Deadline has been Extended to March 5th - Soon-to-be high school seniors could benefit from a personal development, civic education and community engageme.... Read More

    Freezing Temperatures: Middle Tennessee Electric Suspends Electric Cut-off due to Non-payment this week

    Feb 15, 2021 at 04:54 pm by WGNS

    Due to the cold weather and ice storms, Middle Tennessee Electric has announced it will be suspending all disconnections for non-payment for the remainder of this week.“.... Read More

    Nashville and Murfreesboro Babies "Go Red" for Congenital Heart Defect Awareness Week

    Feb 11, 2021 at 02:29 pm by WGNS

    Middle Tennessee proudly "went red" on Friday for National Wear Red Day, but the mission of Heart Month is far from over! The newborns of Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midto.... Read More

    COVID Vaccine Update for Rutherford County

    Feb 05, 2021 at 10:46 am by WGNS

    Audio message from Rutherford County officials: Above can be heard on WGNSradio.comRutherford County has activated a limited-operations COVID-19 Vaccine Call Center. The.... Read More

    The 2021 Rutherford Heart Ball Announces Campaign for Heart Month

    Feb 03, 2021 at 03:22 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO – February 2, 2021 - The American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for a.... Read More

    Rutherford ATHENA Award Program Announces 2021 Scholarships

    Jan 27, 2021 at 03:43 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tennessee – January 26, 2021) The Rutherford ATHENA Award Program will award its annual scholarship at the 2021 ATHENA Award luncheon and ceremony on Thu.... Read More

    2020 Physician Awards - Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital

    Jan 25, 2021 at 10:05 am by WGNS

    Murfreesboro, Tenn. - Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is pleased to recognize its 2020 honorees for outstanding accomplishments in clinical leadership. Dr. Pam Sing.... Read More