Election Year: Some Local Candidates Must File By Dec. 14

Nov 04, 2023 at 04:46 pm by WGNS

(MURFRESBORO) 2024 is going to be a busy election year. Not only will it include the U.S. presidential race, but several important local races as well. Just like registering t.... Read More

MTSU Visits the WGNS Studios to Discuss Voter Registration, Mental Health and a new Urban Planning Program

Jun 26, 2023 at 09:03 am by Producer

SEGMENT ONE GUEST: Kayla Jenkins, graduate student in MTSU’s Public History Master’s Program TOPIC: Jenkins was recently named to the ALL IN Campus Dem.... Read More

Long Lines Election Day; Big Voter Turnout Delay Results Release

Nov 09, 2022 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

Rutherford Countians who decided to vote on election day found long lines at many of the polling centers. Several of the poll workers WGNS spoke with said lines were long and.... Read More

Voting in Rutherford County and Understanding the Amendments

Oct 27, 2022 at 05:07 pm by WGNS News

It’s an election season and there is interest in the voting process, but there is also some frustration... That was Alan Farley, Rutherford County Administrator of.... Read More

State Rep. Bryan Terry encourages Rutherford County residents to vote in state and federal general election

Oct 24, 2022 at 07:00 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – State Rep. Bryan Terry, MD, R-Murfreesboro, is encouraging Rutherford County residents to make sure they vote in the Nov. 8 state and fed.... Read More

Tennesseans Can Honor a Service Member with their Vote in the Nov. 8 Election

Oct 03, 2022 at 07:25 pm by WGNS News

The Secretary of State’s Honor Vote Program allows Tennesseans to dedicate their vote Nov. 8 State and Federal General Election to a veteran or active-duty member of the.... Read More

4-Proposed Amendments to the Tennessee Constitution Will be on the Nov. 8 Ballot

Aug 18, 2022 at 07:42 pm by WGNS

Tennessee voters can cast a ballot for or against four proposed amendments to the Tennessee constitution on the Nov. 8 State and Federal General Election ballot.   .... Read More
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August 4th Election Results

Aug 04, 2022 at 10:48 pm by WGNS

There are several new faces in local government after the August 4th county, municipal and state primary elections. 29,377 election day, early and absentee votes were c.... Read More

Politics: Mike Jones Announces Campaign for Circuit Court Judge

Jun 27, 2022 at 05:26 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro resident Mike Jones has announced his candidacy for Circuit Court Judge 16th Judicial District, Division 1. Jones is a Founding Partner at Perkins and Jones, PLLC.... Read More

Tuesday Election Day - Rutherford County Schools CLOSED

May 02, 2022 at 03:22 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, TN) Schools throughout Rutherford County will be closed on Tuesday, due to elections being held at different schools in the community. On Tuesday, local re.... Read More

Redistricting Counties throughout Tennessee - Changes Locally this Voting Season

Feb 02, 2022 at 08:52 am by WGNS

Election districts have slightly changed in Rutherford County and throughout the state. The new redistricting maps received final approval by both chambers last week. The ch.... Read More

Tennessee’s Electors Cast Electoral College Ballots

Dec 14, 2020 at 01:11 pm by WGNS

Tennessee’s presidential electors met at the State Capitol Monday (12/14/20) to cast their ballots for Donald J. Trump for President of the United States.“Ten.... Read More

Record Breaking Number of Votes in Tennessee and Rutherford County

Nov 05, 2020 at 11:22 am by WGNS

A record-breaking number of Tennesseans voted in the election either in-person during early voting, on Election Day or by absentee mail-in for the Nov. 3 p.... Read More

MTSU offers free Election Day shuttle rides for campus voters Nov. 3

Nov 02, 2020 at 10:04 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU’s Raider Xpress will be rolling down East Main Street this Election Day, providing free shuttle bus rides to and from the polls for univ.... Read More

Early Voting Outpaces 2016 Total Vote

Oct 28, 2020 at 08:57 pm by WGNS

With one day of early voting left (Thursday), Rutherford County has had more vote than total votes in 2016 Rutherford County Election Administrator Alan Farley reports throug.... Read More

Early Voting Numbers HIGH in Rutherford County

Oct 26, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

Early and Absentee voters have turned out in big numbers during early voting periods for Rutherford County.According to Tre Hargett the Secretary of State, 89,445 votes have b.... Read More

More Than a Million Tennesseans Have Voted Early

Oct 21, 2020 at 01:54 pm by WGNS

Through the sixth day of early voting in Tennessee, 1,085,384 voters have cast their ballot for the Nov. 3 presidential election. “The massive turnout shows Tennesseans.... Read More

Early Voting Starts This Week on Wednesday

Oct 12, 2020 at 07:00 am by WGNS

Tennessee’s generous early voting period for the upcoming State and Federal General Election begins this week on Wednesday, Oct. 14th, and runs Monday to Saturday until.... Read More

Absentee By-mail Voters Can Track Their Ballot Online

Sep 23, 2020 at 09:18 am by WGNS

Tennessee voters who request an absentee by-mail ballot for the Nov. 3 election can track the status of their ballot on the Secretary of State’s website using the Absent.... Read More

Secretary of State Tre Hargett Encourages Voters to Prepare Now to Vote in November Election

Aug 19, 2020 at 07:00 am by WGNS

Secretary of State Tre Hargett is encouraging voters to prepare now to vote in the presidential election on Nov. 3. Tennesseans should make sure their voter registration is up.... Read More