Smyrna High School Alum competing at the Olympic Games in Tokyo

    Jul 30, 2021 at 07:59 pm by WGNS

    Call it a dream come true for Michael Hicks.Well, sort of.As a young boy, the Smyrna native dreamt of playing basketball. However, in his wildest imagination, he could have ne.... Read More

    New Principal named at Lascassas Elementary

    Jul 29, 2021 at 04:50 pm by WGNS

    “People.” It was a simple yet very meaningful reply when Randall D. Uptain was asked what he is looking forward to most in his return to Lascassas. “The.... Read More

    Free meals for Rutherford County students will continue this year

    Jul 29, 2021 at 09:45 am by WGNS

    For the second consecutive school year, all students enrolled in Rutherford County Schools will be served breakfast and lunch at no cost to their families.The continuation of.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools: ‘Students helping students’

    Jul 28, 2021 at 08:47 am by WGNS

    Ashley Huerta was one of 440 high school students who participated in the traditional summer school program. The soon-to-be-junior at Smyrna High School was enrolled in h.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools: New online platform will assist adults wishing to complete diploma

    Jul 21, 2021 at 04:41 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools is partnering with Graduation Alliance to make enrolling in its adult high school program more convenient for a greater number of potential students.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools Create New Assessment Position

    Jul 20, 2021 at 06:38 am by WGNS

    Kim Marable, who most recently served as the principal of Lascassas Elementary School, has been named the district’s new accountability and assessment specialist.In the.... Read More

    Murfreesboro City Schools Teacher Signing Day to be held on Tuesday, July 20

    Jul 19, 2021 at 04:24 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro City Schools will hold their teacher signing day on Tuesday, July 20th between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.  New teachers will be signing their cont.... Read More

    Rutherford County students showcase ‘Skills’ nationally

    Jul 16, 2021 at 11:25 am by WGNS

    A pair of Rutherford County students placed among the top competitors at the recent SkillsUSA Nationals.Noah McAlister, a rising senior at Riverdale High, was second in the na.... Read More

    Local Non-Profit Collecting School Supplies for 100 Local School Children

    Jul 13, 2021 at 10:41 am by WGNS

    Hear our full interview with Barnabas Vision volunteer Hillary Hodges above this article.Local non-profit Barnabas Vision is in the process of collecting school supplies to fi.... Read More

    Trio of Rutherford County high schools highlight state FFA convention

    Jul 09, 2021 at 06:45 am by WGNS

    Once again multiple chapters from Rutherford County stood out at the state FFA convention.Stewarts Creek High School highlighted the 2021 event with a laundry list of accompli.... Read More

    LaVergne Educators to Participate in Emotional Poverty Workshop

    Jul 07, 2021 at 05:42 pm by WGNS

    Educators from LaVergne Lake Elementary will participate in an emotional poverty workshop when they return to school the first week of August.The workshop, which will be led b.... Read More

    Imagine Learning pushes, challenges students to advance at their own pace

    Jul 06, 2021 at 04:42 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools renewed its decade-long partnership with Imagine Learning for the 2021-2022 school year following a unanimous vote by the School Board.Imagine Learni.... Read More

    Campus School in Murfreesboro updates admissions policy to better mirror other choice schools

    Jul 01, 2021 at 12:15 pm by WGNS

    A recent update to the admissions policy will offer all applicants an equitable opportunity to attend Homer Pittard Campus School regardless of birthday.Rutherford County Scho.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools Create ‘Learning Loss Supervisor’ Position

    Jun 30, 2021 at 09:34 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools will be using part of its Elementary and Secondary Schools Emergency Relief Fund to hire the newly created position of Learning Loss Supervisor.This.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools receives $1 Million Innovative High School Grant

    Jun 29, 2021 at 05:00 pm by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools has been named a recipient of a new state-funded Innovative High School Grant that will result in additional opportunities for students.Valued at mor.... Read More

    Five cheerleading squads representing four Rutherford County schools were recognized at recent School Board meeting after winning national championships

    Jun 29, 2021 at 12:41 pm by WGNS

    Winners of The Masters don green jackets. Inductees into the Pro Football Hall of Fame are fitted with gold jackets.Wearing their coveted white championship jackets, cheerlead.... Read More

    Chris Harris named new full-time athletic director for Rutherford County Schools

    Jun 28, 2021 at 04:06 pm by WGNS

    Chris Harris’ parents were both educators.His father spent more than 20 years in the military, and while he always pushed for discipline, he also supported Harris in all.... Read More

    REMINDER: Summer Feeding Programs Free for 18 and Younger

    Jun 25, 2021 at 01:02 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro Schools: Murfreesboro City Schools’ Nutrition Department will sponsor the free Summer Food Service Program at ten locations with weekly meal drop.... Read More

    Murfreesboro Assistant City Attorney Honored with Wilks Leadership Award

    Jun 25, 2021 at 12:23 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro assistant city attorney Elizabeth Taylor was chosen as the recipient of this year’s Larry Dean Wilks Leadership Award by fellow members of the TBA Lead.... Read More

    Rutherford County Schools piloting program to Fast-Track those with math, science backgrounds to become teachers

    Jun 24, 2021 at 10:19 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County Schools has been selected for a fast-track pilot program that will allow those interested in becoming math or science teachers to earn their teaching credent.... Read More