Library, Fire Department Team Up for Fire Prevention Week

Sep 30, 2020 at 07:00 am by WGNS

To celebrate the end of Fire Prevention Week the La Vergne Fire Department is teaming up with the La Vergne Public Library to put on a special children’s program.This ye.... Read More

UPDATE: Eagle Scout Project for K9 Unit's in Rutherford County

Sep 25, 2020 at 02:35 pm by WGNS

Eagle Scout candidate Taylor Bell combined her love of dogs and law enforcement to design an obstacle course in agility for Rutherford County Sheriff’s K9s for her Eagle.... Read More

Contest for Rutherford County High School Students: Imagine a Day Without Water

Sep 22, 2020 at 10:31 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Murfreesboro Water Resources Department Community Affairs team (MWRDCA) is getting students excited about the value of water with this yea.... Read More

8,535 Residents in Rutherford County Receiving Unemployment Checks due to COVID-19

Sep 18, 2020 at 09:19 am by WGNS

Newly filed unemployment claims are down again, for the week ending on September 12th in Tennessee. New unemployment claims also went down the previous week ending on Septembe.... Read More

RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Adult Detention Center Passes State Certification

Sep 17, 2020 at 03:58 pm by WGNS

No defects were found after an inspection by the Tennessee Corrections Institute staff Wednesday at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center, said Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh.Th.... Read More

Suspects in iPhone Classified Ad Murder to Appear in Rutherford County Courtroom October 15th

Sep 17, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

Two suspects accused of killing 17-year-old Yudjy Cherubin in LaVergne will face the courts next month. Bryan Berry and Marquez Hughes were both juveniles when they allegedly.... Read More

Jobs Available in Rutherford County

Sep 15, 2020 at 09:29 am by WGNS

While the unemployment numbers are high, there are opportunities galore.Local jobs are readily available, in fact Rutherford County has over 4,000 jobs that are currently open.... Read More

UPDATE: Rutherford County Woman Arrested for Nashville Vehicular Homicide

Sep 10, 2020 at 12:59 pm by WGNS

UPDATE: Metro Nashville Police fatal crash investigators have now located and charged Derrica J. Johnson of La Vergne, TN with vehicular homicide. The 29-year old woman was wa.... Read More

Operation Thank You 2020: Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce

Sep 08, 2020 at 03:03 pm by WGNS

For over 20 years, Operation Thank You has been a day to connect with Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce members, share good news and show the Chamber's appreciation toward.... Read More

Bridgestone Extends Support for Adaptive Athletes and Inclusive Sports Programs

Aug 26, 2020 at 08:45 am by WGNS

Bridgestone Extends Support for Adaptive Athletes and Inclusive Sports Programs through Three New Partnerships: • Bridgestone Americas is partnering with Challenged.... Read More

UPDATE: Number of Students Distant Learning in Rutherford County Schools

Aug 11, 2020 at 02:03 pm by WGNS

The number of students participating in the distant learning program has risen to 20,087 in Rutherford County Schools. That number represents approximately 42% of the total st.... Read More

Child killed in LaVergne Accident on Sunday

Aug 10, 2020 at 07:49 am by WGNS

In La Vergne,  a child was killed in an auto accident on Sunday just before noon. Reports indicate the child was one year old. La Vergne Police indicate that an uncle ra.... Read More

New LaVergne Alderman Appointed to Fill Vacancy through November Election

Aug 05, 2020 at 10:54 pm by WGNS

The Board of Mayor and Aldermen have made a decision as to who will fill the vacant alderman seat until the November election.Graeme Coates was appointed to the vacant seat an.... Read More

Better Business Bureau Torch Awards (Nominate Now!)

Aug 03, 2020 at 09:55 am by WGNS

The Vision of BBB is Ethical Commerce in a marketplace where buyers and sellers can trust each other.In this spirit, we’re pleased to introduce our annual awards program.... Read More

MAHLE Company Announces Murfreesboro Expansion

Jul 29, 2020 at 12:38 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, TN) – Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee and Department of Economic and Community Development Commissioner Bob Rolfe announced today that MAHLE will expand its.... Read More

Barricaded Subject Arrested by La Vergne Police

Jul 28, 2020 at 11:26 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn) One person barricaded in a house in La Vergne was taken into custody Tuesday morning.Police were called to the home on Constitution Avenue around 5:00 a.m. a.... Read More

Low Crime Statistics Reported in La Vergne

Jul 28, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) New numbers show a downtick of crime year-over-year in La Vergne of nearly 6% overall.A total of 2,924 crimes were reported in 2017, 2,630 were reported in.... Read More

La Vergne Police, Fire Collecting School Supplies

Jul 23, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Despite the COVID-19 pandemic school supplies are still a necessity, whether schools are meeting online or in person. As a way to help out students and teachers in our communi.... Read More

Volunteer Opportunities during the COVID CRUNCH

Jul 22, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

Several volunteer opportunities are available through local non-profit Barnabas Vision in Murfreesboro. Some of those opportunities involve things you can do from home, like s.... 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