Murfreesboro Police to be outfitted with Body Cameras for the first time

Jun 29, 2021 at 02:40 pm by WGNS

In 2018, the Murfreesboro Police Department examined the idea of utilizing body cameras for their officers. However, the idea never panned out. That same year, the nearby ci.... 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

The Rutherford County Chapter of the DAV Continues to Help Local Veterans File Disability Paperwork

Jun 29, 2021 at 10:35 am by WGNS

ABOVE: Full 14-minute interview. BELOW: News on the Rutherford County Chapter of the DAV...The Rutherford County Chapter of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) has been helpi.... Read More

Boro Kid-Con: Junior Entrepreneurs to Experienced Marketing and Selling their Budding Business Ventures

Jun 29, 2021 at 10:30 am by WGNS

Kid entrepreneurs were out in full force for the 1st annual Boro Kid-Con, an event geared towards young entrepreneurs this past Saturday (event was held on Ju.... Read More

Missing DeKalb County 6-Year-old Hugs Bloodhound who Located her

Jun 28, 2021 at 01:34 pm by WGNS

A missing and endangered 6-year-old girl hugged Rutherford County Sheriff’s bloodhound Fred after he rescued her Friday in DeKalb County, said Fred’s handler, K9 D.... Read More

Unknown Man Allegedly Steals Cash from Bank Deposit Bag at Murfreesboro Business

Jun 28, 2021 at 07:48 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police are asking the community to Be On the Lookout for a subject who detectives say stole money bag.The unknown man who was captured on a surveillance camera al.... Read More

Tennessee Weekly Gas Price Down 1.6-Cents to Start the Week of 06/28/2021

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:59 am by WGNS

Tennessee gas prices have fallen 1.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.81/g today, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 3,821 stations in Tennessee. Gas price.... Read More

MTSU student journalists’ summer ‘road trip’ offers unexpected storytelling adventures

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:34 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Students in MTSU’s School of Journalism and Strategic Media don’t need a passport to participate in a veteran journ.... Read More

The Great Race, with Team from Rutherford County, Finishes Sunday with a WIN

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:16 am by WGNS

Congratulations to the Stones River AACA Student Group for capturing first place in the X Cup Division of the Great Race Sunday in Greenville, S.C.Central Magnet's SRO Sg.... Read More

Legal Aid Society Adds Tom Szaniawski as Reentry Attorney in Middle Tennessee Office

Jun 28, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands, Tennessee’s largest nonprofit law firm, announced that Tom Szaniawski has joined as a reentry attorney in the.... Read More

State lawmaker ‘impressed with direction MTSU is taking’ during campus visit

Jun 25, 2021 at 04:54 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Tennessee House of Representatives Majority Leader William Lamberth recalls being a young legislator who helped push through a budge.... 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

MTSU, Nashville State reaffirm joint True Blue Pathway to support students

Jun 25, 2021 at 11:58 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The presidents of Middle Tennessee State University and Nashville State Community College huddled recently to ensure the T.... Read More

Free Health Fair and Food Distribution at Patterson Park in Murfreesboro on July 17th

Jun 25, 2021 at 11:05 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) - Healthy Tennessee, a non-profit organization founded by Vanderbilt orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Manny Sethi is hosting a free health fair on Saturda.... Read More

BUSINESS: First Community Mortgage’s Claudia Rios in Murfreesboro among Top 250 Latino Mortgage Originators nationwide

Jun 24, 2021 at 05:48 pm by WGNS

Claudia Rios, a Senior Loan Officer with Murfreesboro-based First Community Mortgage, has been named to the seventh annual Top 250 Latino Mortgage Originators Report recognizi.... Read More

Rutherford County Records 3.7% Unemployment Rate

Jun 24, 2021 at 04:36 pm by WGNS

The majority of Tennessee counties recorded unemployment rates below 5% in May 2021, according to new data from the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development.For.... Read More

“Rhythm and Resonance” Art Exhibit on June 29th in the Murfreesboro City Hall Rotunda

Jun 24, 2021 at 04:05 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The public is invited to the summer City Hall rotunda exhibit Rhythm and Resonance: Expressionism in Stereo featuring works by artis.... Read More

Middle Tennessee’s Largest Job Fair to Recruit 5,000 Workers During One-Day Event

Jun 24, 2021 at 03:53 pm by WGNS

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) — Over 100 hiring employers are trying to fill more than 5,000 job vacancies during Middle Tennessee’s largest job fair held in Murfrees.... Read More

Murfreesboro Suspect Charged with Raping Man at a 2019 Party will Head to Trial Next Month

Jun 24, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

A 29-year-old man arrested 3-years ago in Murfreesboro for allegedly raping another man at a party will head to trial next month on July 13th. Investigative work by now reti.... Read More