Family of Five Safely Evacuates Burning Duplex on Daisy Court

Dec 27, 2023 at 05:32 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO,  TN - In a harrowing incident early Wednesday morning, a family of five managed to escape unharmed from a duplex engulfed in flames on Daisy Court. The Murf.... Read More

Gloria Remembers Christmas and Her Dad

Dec 23, 2023 at 06:03 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  As you think back over-the-years, there are situations and people that come-to-mind. When you reminisce about the Christmas season, what people rush forwa.... Read More

Secret Santa and Mrs. Claus Spread Holiday Cheer in Rutherford County

Dec 21, 2023 at 12:12 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In a heartwarming display of generosity, Secret Santa and Mrs. Claus have brought unexpected smiles to families in Rutherford County this Chris.... Read More

Don't Drink and Drive Over Christmas or New Year Holidays

Dec 20, 2023 at 08:09 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN) The period between Thanksgiving and New Year are the deadliest travel days of the year, and we are now in two consecutive weeks of that period. Rutherf.... Read More

Sheriff’s Citizens Academy Alumni Association Celebrates Volunteers and Programs at Annual Christmas Dinner

Dec 18, 2023 at 06:24 am by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In a heartwarming display of community spirit and appreciation for law enforcement, the Sheriff’s Citizens Academy Alumni Association rec.... Read More

UPDATE: 2023 Wreaths Across America at Stones River National Cemetery

Dec 13, 2023 at 01:17 am by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN – On Saturday, December 16, 2023, members of the Rutherford County community, as well as attendees from well outside of the local area, will gather at S.... Read More

New Bikes and More with the Rutherford County Shop with the Sheriff Event

Dec 13, 2023 at 12:57 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Eleven-year-old Jace couldn’t wait to ride his new mountain bike. “I’ll be zooming down my neighborhood,” Jace promised.... Read More

Murfreesboro Christmas Parade 2023: Great Crowd, Tremendous Parade, Fun!

Dec 10, 2023 at 09:05 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The community showed-up for Murfreesboro’s 2023 Christmas Parade in record breaking numbers. An estimated 60,000 lined historic East Main Street and.... Read More

FRIDAY: Parade of Lights and the Snow Rink in LaVergne

Dec 07, 2023 at 05:02 pm by WGNS News

LA VERGNE, TN –The Christmas tree lighting and other holiday festivities for La Vergne have been rescheduled and will take place this Friday, December 8 at Veterans Memo.... Read More

Toot's Restaurants and Rutherford County School Resource Officers Join Forces for Successful Fundraiser

Dec 07, 2023 at 12:12 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - In a heartwarming collaboration, the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office partnered with Toot's Restaurants to raise an impressive $17,000 for the She.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police: Configuring Your Business to Best Prevent Crime

Dec 06, 2023 at 09:18 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - As heard in previous newscast, thefts are up this time of year and it's important to do everything you can to take preventative steps in ensuring you're n.... Read More

Local Volunteers Spread Joy Worldwide Through Operation Christmas Child

Dec 05, 2023 at 02:34 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro,  TN - In a heartwarming celebration of generosity and goodwill, area volunteers are rejoicing as tens of thousands of gift-filled shoeboxes are collected fo.... Read More

Helping to Provide a Christmas to Adults with Intellectual Disabilities in Rutherford and Cannon Counties

Nov 27, 2023 at 07:28 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In this interview, WGNS' Scott Walker talked to Journeys in Community Living Development Director Dana Smith about ways that you can get involved wit.... Read More

COMMENTARY: The Retail Merge of Thanksgiving and Christmas, by Professor Larry Burriss

Nov 13, 2023 at 02:54 pm by WGNS News

Years ago, there was a line drawn between the dates leading up to Thanksgiving and Christmas. But today, there's no line between the dates and a visit to any retailer would.... Read More

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas!

Nov 12, 2023 at 02:23 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY) Like the old song proclaims, "It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas"! And yes, some hours in the day even feel like it. Scout troops selling Christma.... Read More

Holiday Extravaganza Arts & Crafts Sale this Friday-Saturday at Senior Center

Sep 25, 2023 at 11:39 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) There's definitely a hint of fall in the air, especially at the St. Clair Street Senior Center (325 St. Clair St.) this coming Friday and Saturday (9/29-30/2023.... Read More

THANK Our Emergency Responders, Especially At Christmas

Dec 17, 2022 at 02:55 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  ‘It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas’ in the 911 Communications Center at the Rutherford County Sheriffs Office, 940 New Salem H.... Read More

A Brief Media Commentary on a Classic... A Charlie Brown Christmas

Dec 05, 2022 at 07:05 pm by WGNS News

This week's media commentary with MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss may hit home to a number of listeners in some way or another… it’s about a highly bel.... Read More

Help Less Fortunate Rutherford County Families with Christmas Gifts

Nov 30, 2022 at 07:16 pm by WGNS Radio News

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN.) It’s time to have some “good food and fun” at Toot’s while raising funds to take students shopping for Christmas. Ruthe.... Read More

Main Street Holiday Sip, Shop, and Stroll This Evening in Downtown Murfreesboro

Nov 04, 2022 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

(MURFREESBORO, TN) Main Street Murfreesboro will host the Holiday Sip, Shop, and Stroll this evening (Friday, November 4th) from 5 to 8pm and all-day Saturday with local store.... Read More