Talks of a Railroad Strike Could Hurt Business and Impact Rutherford County

Sep 14, 2022 at 02:59 pm by WGNS News

A possible railroad strike is already affecting supply chains in Middle Tennessee. CSX, which travels directly through Rutherford County, has stopped transporting hazardous.... Read More

323-Vehicle Break-ins and 170+ Vehicle Theft Reports Over the Past 180-Days in Murfreesboro

Sep 13, 2022 at 02:48 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TENN. – Car break-ins and thefts continue to plague Rutherford County residents, with a total of 62-reports being filed over the past 4-weeks in Murfreesbo.... Read More

MTSU marks Constitution’s 235th anniversary with public readings, Sept. 19 community-organizing talk

Sep 13, 2022 at 01:31 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Middle Tennessee State University community will once again speak the words that ordained and established America during th.... Read More

Last Friday Night Concert Series Scheduled for This Friday Night on Murfreesboro Square

Sep 13, 2022 at 01:09 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TENN. – The final Friday Night Live concert on the downtown Murfreesboro square will wrap up the summer concert series this Friday night, September 16th. S.... Read More

Gas Prices in Rutherford County are Under the $3.00 Mark at Some Gas Stations

Sep 13, 2022 at 10:17 am by WGNS News

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN.) Gas prices seem to be coming down even more! In fact, Rutherford County is seeing prices below the $3-mark. Across the county, which includes some o.... Read More

Rutherford County Library System Receives Grant to Help Bridge Digital Divide for Older Tennesseans

Sep 12, 2022 at 10:26 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – RUTHERFORD COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM (RCLS) is pleased to announce it has received an $87,478.00 grant from the West End Home Foundation (WEHF) to help.... Read More

Continued - Free Smoke Alarms in Murfreesboro and Beyond: TDCI, State Fire Marshal’s Office Announce Donation of Over 5,000 Smoke Alarms and Carbon Monoxide Detectors

Sep 12, 2022 at 11:20 am by WGNS News

The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (TDCI) and the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (SFMO) have proudly announced the donation of 5,000 smoke alarm.... Read More

Stolen Car Recovered; Teen Arrested after Crash in Rutherford County

Sep 12, 2022 at 07:50 am by WGNS

Nashville Metro Police officers this past Friday morning responded to a report of at least three young men breaking into vehicles in the 1700 block of Hobson Pike. As officers.... Read More

Main Street Murfreesboro Advances to Public Voting Phase for Opportunity to Receive $90K Multi-Year Grant for a FREE LIVE Music Series in Murfreesboro

Sep 12, 2022 at 06:22 am by WGNS

Main Street Murfreesboro is now in the running to bring a free outdoor music series to downtown Murfreesboro starting in 2023. Supported by the Mortimer & Mimi Levit.... Read More
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Murfreesboro Police warn ‘Felony Lane Gang’ operating again in Murfreesboro

Sep 09, 2022 at 12:20 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. –  The Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) Criminal Investigations Division (CID) detectives warn that a “Felony Lane Gang” is.... Read More

Murfreesboro Runners Gathered at 4AM on Friday to Participate in a Quiet Run for Eliza Fletcher, the Woman Who Was Kidnapped and Killed in Memphis, TN

Sep 09, 2022 at 06:25 am by WGNS

The running community across the nation is reeling in the recent news of the kidnapping and murder of a jogger in Memphis, Tennessee this past Friday morning. After.... Read More

April Sneed selected as finalist for Tennessee Principal of the Year

Sep 08, 2022 at 05:45 pm by WGNS

  (RUTHERFORD COUNTY) Now in her fourth year as principal of Whitworth-Buchanan Middle School, April Sneed has another accolade to add to her school’s growing list.... Read More

2022 Poster Contest for Area School Students in Rutherford County

Sep 08, 2022 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Association of Conservation District 2022 Poster Contest is open to entries now through October 14, 2022. The opportunity allows for students within our local sc.... Read More

Teen with two firearms arrested at Riverdale / Blackman High School Football Game

Sep 07, 2022 at 06:05 pm by WGNS

An incident occurred during this past Friday’s Riverdale / Blackman High School football game. Evidently, a teen showed up at the game with two guns and marijuana, accor.... Read More

Suspect in at least 3-bank robberies captured

Sep 07, 2022 at 01:13 pm by WGNS

(MIDDLE TENNESSEE) In nearby Music City, a suspected serial robbery suspect has been apprehended. According to Nashville Metro Police, Robert Durham was arrested on Dickerson.... Read More

La Vergne Prepares for Annual National Night Out

Sep 07, 2022 at 11:23 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) The La Vergne Police Department will be hosting National Night Out on October 4 at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 115 Floyd Mayfield Drive, from 6:00 p..... Read More

State Rep. Bryan Terry and State Rep. Mike Sparks raise awareness during National Recovery Month

Sep 07, 2022 at 11:06 am by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - State Rep. Bryan Terry, MD, R-Murfreesboro, and State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, seek to raise awareness of addiction, mental health and treatmen.... Read More

BOLO CANCELED: Man Reported as Missing in Murfreesboro Safely Located

Sep 06, 2022 at 02:29 pm by WGNS

BOLO CANCELED: Isaiah Isom has been found safe, according to MPD Public Information Officer Larry Flowers. Previous release below.   A 39-year-old man has been repo.... Read More

Rutherford County Records a .12-Cent Drop on Gas Prices This Week (09/06/22)

Sep 06, 2022 at 12:01 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN) Gas prices in Tennessee are up and down. Right now, the average price of regular unleaded fuel in the Volunteer State is at $3.33 per gallon. The nat.... Read More

Man Captured on Video After Alleged Purse Theft Wanted for Questioning in Murfreesboro - Do You Recognize Subject in Photos?

Sep 06, 2022 at 07:22 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office is asking the question, “Do you recognize this man? Sheriff's Detectives want to speak to him about the theft of a purse. Th.... Read More