Mask Mandate Extended in Rutherford County, but ENDS for Neighboring Williamson County

Aug 31, 2020 at 07:30 am by WGNS

While the order requiring residents to wear a facemask in Rutherford County has been extended through September 30, 2020, the order in one neighboring county has ended complet.... Read More

Meeting to Discuss Emergency Services in Murfreesboro and Rutherford County

Aug 31, 2020 at 06:45 am by WGNS

The City of Murfreesboro will hold a Public Meeting Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. to discuss the Murfreesboro and Rutherford County Emergency Services.While little has.... Read More

Special Swearing In Ceremony for Murfreesboro City Council

Aug 31, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

A swearing in ceremony will be hosted by the City of Murfreesboro on Thursday.General Sessions Judge Toby Gilley will swear-in newly elected Murfreesboro City Council members,.... Read More

Weather Changes Bring Traffic Changes

Aug 29, 2020 at 09:34 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Changes in the weather bring changes in traffic challenges. Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran offers his weekly tr.... Read More

UPDATE: Attempted Armed Robbery Kills Man

Aug 28, 2020 at 04:20 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro Police identified the man shot and killed inside his Northfield Commons Apartments Thursday (8/27/2020) night as Mario Santiago Dominguez.... Read More

Murfreesboro Medical Clinic & SurgiCenter is proud to announce the addition of two new primary care physicians in Rutherford County

Aug 28, 2020 at 10:15 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Medcial Clinic: Murfreesboro Medical Clinic & SurgiCenter is committed to meeting the needs of Rutherford County’s growing community. In the midst of a.... Read More

Give red, white and ‘True Blue’ blood Sept. 10 at MTSU ‘Battle of the Branches’

Aug 28, 2020 at 09:38 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU wants to help the local American Red Cross chapter save lives in an all-American “True Blue” way again this year in a campus- and.... Read More

2nd Man Booked For Asbury Ln. Murder

Aug 28, 2020 at 12:04 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) On Thursday (8/27/2020) a second man accused of killing an Asbury Lane resident at his home was booked into the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center..... Read More

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