Murder at Northfield Commons Apartments in Murfreesboro Thursday night

Aug 27, 2020 at 11:15 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police are investigating  a homicide that occurred at Northfield Commons Apartments on Willowbrook Dr. The murder took place around 9:08 Thursday night, Aug..... Read More

LAURA Less Than Expected, Local Firefighters U-Turn And Head Home

Aug 27, 2020 at 07:03 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A group of Murfreesboro firefighters, deployed to assist with the aftermath of Hurricane Laura, returned home late Thursday (8/27/2020) night af.... Read More

MTSU Honors College dean receives national Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award

Aug 27, 2020 at 03:48 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU Honors College Dean John R. Vile is the 2020-22 recipient of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Scholar Award.Vile, Honors dean since 2008, ea.... Read More

UPDATED: Man who Raped 85-Year-old Murfreesboro Woman in 2017 Found Guilty in Court

Aug 27, 2020 at 02:44 pm by WGNS

UPDATED: A serial rapist who carried out multiple sexual attacks in Tennessee was sentenced to 25 years in prison for the rape of an elderly Murfreesboro woman. “This wa.... Read More

Landfill Life is Short in Rutherford County - What's Next for Our TRASH?

Aug 26, 2020 at 12:02 pm by WGNS

The Middle Point Landfill in Walter Hill has a life expectancy of less than 9 years, as heard in previous newscast. Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron is looking at new ideas.... Read More

Local Bowling Alley to OPEN this September inside the former Sears store

Aug 26, 2020 at 09:41 am by WGNS

Strike and Spare Family Fun Center on NW Broad Street will soon OPEN to a new home inside the shopping mall on Old Fort Parkway. General manager Phillip Cox sai.... Read More

A critical service expansion for the Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center

Aug 26, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Report from the Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Center: The Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Center purchased a larger building just under two years ago to expa.... Read More

Full 15-miles of Greenway Trail in Murfreesboro to be open by December

Aug 26, 2020 at 09:15 am by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Greenway Trail will soon be a full 15-miles in length, which means the area that has been under construction will soon be opened…That was Murfreesboro.... 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

Rutherford County Tourism Reports $385 Million in 2019 Travel Spending

Aug 26, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

(Rutherford County, TN) – Tourism in Rutherford County, Tennessee hit an all-time high in 2019 with $385 million in travel expenditures, according to recently released n.... Read More

Warm Clothes and Canned Food Drive in Murfreesboro

Aug 26, 2020 at 07:15 am by WGNS

Keep our community warm this winter by donating coats, gloves, hats, and other winter clothing items during the months of September & October.The Murfreesboro Parks and Re.... Read More

Amelia Lawrence joins Mindful Care as activity assistant

Aug 26, 2020 at 07:15 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Raising a special-needs son would be a bold and exhausting endeavor for any single parent, but Amelia Lawrence also considers it a privilege and challenge to wo.... Read More

MTEMC Annual Meeting THIS SATURDAY

Aug 26, 2020 at 06:15 am by WGNS

The upcoming Middle Tennessee Electric “Annual Meeting” will be a virtual meeting this year, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Spokesperson Amy Byers told WGNS….... Read More

40 Year Old Man Reported as Missing in Murfreesboro

Aug 25, 2020 at 07:44 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police have entered a 40-year old man into their missing person reports. Terry "Ty" Weldon of Murfreesboro was reported missing on August 14, 2020. The last known.... Read More

UPDATE: Featured Speaker announced for Special Kids 2020 Banquet

Aug 25, 2020 at 07:09 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN -- Long-time Special Kids supporter and local deacon, Lee Golden, will serve as the featured speaker of the 2020 Special Kids Banquet. Mr. Golden will co.... Read More

Playgrounds for Kids Re-Open in Murfreesboro

Aug 25, 2020 at 10:51 am by WGNS

The Murfreesboro Parks and Rec Department has made a big announcement.  Parks Director Nate Williams explains…Again, the parks have re-opened their playgrounds aft.... Read More

Tennessee remains the eighth least expensive market in the nation

Aug 25, 2020 at 09:29 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $1.91 - a penny increase over last week. Today's state average is down one penny from last month and nearly 39 cents.... Read More

Man Wanted for Questioning in August 13 Murder of Robert Coughlin

Aug 25, 2020 at 09:11 am by WGNS

Authorities in Nashille are asking for help in locating a subject who may have ties to a murder. Evan Smith-Erving is wanted for questioning in the August 13 murder of Robert.... Read More

Have You Seen Tabiyus Hathaway?

Aug 24, 2020 at 08:09 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The family of a 28-year old Murfreesboro have not heard from their relative since late June, while police are asking for the public's help in locatin.... Read More

Murfreesboro Schools Foundation hosts 5th annual Back to School Dash 5k/10k

Aug 24, 2020 at 03:51 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN - The City Schools Foundation will kick off the 2020-2021 school year with a virtual 5K/10K run on September 12, 2020. The 5th annual Back to School Dash, pre.... Read More