Most Medical Offices Still Require Face Coverings

    Mar 15, 2021 at 06:54 am by WGNS

    While the mask mandate has been lifted throughout Rutherford County, many businesses and medical offices continue to ask patrons, clients and guests to continue wearing a face.... Read More

    Mask Mandate Is OVER In Rutherford County

    Mar 15, 2021 at 06:30 am by WGNS

    (RUTHERFORD COUNTY) A little over two-weeks ago, Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron announced that the county’s face covering order will be lifted effective Monday, Mar.... Read More

    Planning for Summer Fun at Recreation Areas Around Percy Priest Lake in Smyrna or Nashville? You Must Wear a Mask.

    Feb 18, 2021 at 11:21 am by WGNS

    Mask wearing will be a requirement at US Army Corps of Engineers recreation areas like Percy Priest Lake this summer. While it may sound unreasonable to hikers, the requiremen.... Read More

    Surgical Masks Equal Criminals Remaining Anonymous and Blending in More Than Ever

    Feb 11, 2021 at 11:45 am by scott

    Shoplifting and burglaries are nothing new in Rutherford County, but everyone wearing a mask because of the COVID Pandemic is new, when compared to years past. We asked Murfre.... Read More

    Some Not Wearing a Facemask in Rutherford County

    Nov 30, 2020 at 11:33 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County Government offices have received multiple phone calls about people not wearing a mask to protect others from COVID-19. Some of the phone calls are from those.... Read More

    Tennessee Counties Without Mask Requirements Have Higher COVID-19 Death Toll Per Capita

    Nov 13, 2020 at 10:15 am by WGNS

    As of November 12th, Rutherford County has 1,610 active COVID-19 cases. Since the start of the Pandemic, Rutherford County has seen 14,425 total cases and 129 deaths. Currentl.... Read More

    FREE FOOD and FREE Masks to fight COVID-19 This Saturday in Murfreesboro

    Nov 13, 2020 at 06:45 am by WGNS

    THIS SATURDAY: Free hot meals and free medical masks will be handed out this Saturday (Nov. 14th) in Murfreesboro. The free mask to help fight the spread of COVID-19 and the f.... Read More

    Rutherford County MASK MANDATE is BACK

    Oct 26, 2020 at 02:55 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County to Reinstate Face Covering Order Effective Wednesday, October 28 at 11:59 p.m. CDTRutherford County, TN—Mayor Bill Ketron announced Monday afternoon th.... Read More

    Mask Mandate Extended in Rutherford County, but ENDS for Neighboring Williamson County

    Aug 31, 2020 at 07:30 am by WGNS

    While the order requiring residents to wear a facemask in Rutherford County has been extended through September 30, 2020, the order in one neighboring county has ended complet.... Read More

    Complaint seeking injunction filed against Coffee County Schools over mask mandate

    Aug 24, 2020 at 07:15 am by WGNS

    A complaint has been filed against the Coffee County School System in Circuit Court seeking injunctive relief against the school system’s mask mandate.The complaint.... Read More

    In Nashville, Citations were Issued for Non-Mask Compliance

    Aug 10, 2020 at 07:15 am by WGNS

    In nearby Davidson County, Metro Police officers on Broadway in downtown Nashville issued 16 Metro civil citations last week to persons not complying with the Health Departmen.... Read More

    Enforcing Face Coverings in Rutherford County to prevent the spread of COVID-19

    Aug 06, 2020 at 11:24 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County residents are required to wear a face covering throughout the month of August, according to County Mayor Bill Ketron. But, what happens if you refuse to wear.... Read More

    UPDATE: Face Covering Required in Rutherford County

    Jul 21, 2020 at 08:52 pm by WGNS

    Face coverings are required in Rutherford County as of July 22, 2020 at 12 AM (Wednesday morning) until the date of August 3, 2020 at 11:59 PM - unless extended by the county.... Read More

    Rutherford County Imposes Mask Mandate Effective Wednesday, July 22 at 12:00 a.m.

    Jul 20, 2020 at 05:06 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron announced Monday afternoon that Rutherford County will officially impose a mask mandate beginning Wednesday, July 22 at 12:00 a.m.“We.... Read More

    MTSU president, provost deliver strong messages on campus mask policy

    Jul 20, 2020 at 02:47 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University’s senior administrators delivered strong messages on the institution’s requirement for students,.... Read More

    Murfreesboro City Schools Confirm Students and Staff to wear Mask

    Jul 20, 2020 at 02:43 pm by WGNS

    City of Murfreesboro Schools are reopening on August 10th and the year will be a little different when compared to years past. Students, staff and visitors will be required to.... Read More

    Tri-Star Stonecrest Medical Donates 500 Masks to Rutherford County Businesses to Support #RutherfordResponsible Initiative

    Jul 15, 2020 at 09:59 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron announced a new initiative last week entitled “#RutherfordResponsible” strongly encouraging citizen.... Read More

    NASHVILLE: Enforcement of Mask Wearing Begins

    Jul 15, 2020 at 07:50 am by WGNS

    In nearby Nashville where mask wearing is mandatory, the Metro Nashville Police Department has started active enforcement of the Health Department’s mandatory mask order.... Read More

    UPDATE: Rutherford County Schools Seek Parent Input on Masks for the Upcoming School Year

    Jul 14, 2020 at 07:28 pm by WGNS

    The Rutherford County Schools are asking parents for their input on students and staff wearing masks during the upcoming school year. On Tuesday (7/14/2020), parents received.... Read More

    Masks or No Masks for Rutherford County School Students - That is the Question

    Jul 13, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools will open traditionally in August and all parents will also have a choice to select a distance-learning option, according to the reopening plan adopt.... Read More