Happy 10th Anniversary to Local Non-Profit Barnabas Vision

    Jul 29, 2021 at 10:15 am by WGNS

    Barnabas Vision, a local non-profit in Murfreesboro, is celebrating their 10th anniversary this August. David and Marie Coggin, founders of the organization, told WGNS NEWS&he.... Read More

    Program Helps Elderly and Disabled Residents who Lack AC or Fan During Hot Months

    Jul 27, 2021 at 08:06 am by WGNS

    The longstanding Cool-Aid program based in Murfreesboro continues to heat up as temperatures rise throughout Rutherford County.Started over 30-years ago, the volunteer based p.... Read More

    Helping Others in Hard Times - Interview with Founders of Barnabas Vision in Murfreesboro

    Jul 23, 2021 at 03:18 pm by WGNS

    WGNS' Scott Walker had a conversation with David and Marie Coggin, founders of Barnabas Vision in Murfreesboro, about helping others and how the COVID Pandemic expanded who th.... Read More

    10th annual Wine Around the Square in Murfreesboro

    Jul 22, 2021 at 04:39 pm by WGNS

    The 10th annual Wine Around the Square with Saint Thomas Rutherford and the Power of Pink is set for Saturday, September 18, 2021. The event is an annual fundraiser to help.... Read More

    Greenhouse Ministries in Murfreesboro is in Need of Volunteers

    Jul 21, 2021 at 09:34 am by WGNS

    Greenhouse Ministries is always looking for new volunteers and the next volunteer orientation will take place on Thursday (7/22/21) morning at 10.That was Greenhouse founder C.... Read More

    Demos Family Donates Food Truck to Liberty’s Station

    Jul 14, 2021 at 03:00 pm by WGNS

    Murfreesboro, TN – July 14, 2021 – Peter and Kristen Demos have donated their Demos Brands food trailer to Liberty’s Station, the new social enterprise of Am.... 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

    Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department Annual Meeting on June 29th

    Jun 18, 2021 at 12:35 pm by WGNS

    The Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department will hold their annual board meeting on Tuesday, June 29th. The 7PM meeting will be in the Kittrell fire station (8067 Woodbury Pike, Re.... Read More

    RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Heart of Tennessee Chapter of the American Red Cross Honors Volunteers

    Jun 11, 2021 at 12:33 pm by WGNS

    The Heart of Tennessee chapter of the American Red Cross is HOT right now with positive volunteers making a difference in the Rutherford County Community and beyond. The Ameri.... Read More

    Greenhouse Ministries in Need of Volunteers from All Backgrounds of Life

    Jun 02, 2021 at 11:48 am by WGNS

    Greenhouse Ministries is always looking for volunteers and new ways to enrich the community. Cliff Sharp, Founder of Greenhouse, told WGNS NEWS…The local non profit in.... Read More

    STORY: Homeless / Addicted Man Enters Rehab, Because of Relationships

    May 20, 2021 at 10:03 am by WGNS

    Helping others is the entire purpose of local non-profits like Greenhouse Ministries in Murfreesboro. Cliff Sharp who founded Greenhouse over 20-years ago, told WGNS NEWS&hell.... Read More

    Salvation Army ribbon cutting on May 20th in Murfreesboro

    May 18, 2021 at 04:45 pm by WGNS

    Thursday May 20th the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce will conduct a ribbon cutting ceremony at The Salvation Army located at 113.... Read More

    Local Non-Profits like Barnabas Vision Need Your Help

    Apr 07, 2021 at 10:07 am by WGNS

    A local non-profit that works hard to help the less fortunate in Rutherford County is turning the big “1-0” (ten)! Barnabas Vision is celebrating their 10th annive.... Read More

    Rutherford County Volunteers Provides Over 61,00 Meals for Food Insecure

    Mar 30, 2021 at 10:11 am by WGNS

    Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County employees and other local volunteers recently participated in a food-packaging event that provided over 61,000 meals for the food.... Read More

    Largest Community Tree-Planting Event in America Set for March 20

    Mar 11, 2021 at 02:11 pm by WGNS

    In what organizers believe is the largest community tree planting event in America, thousands of volunteers have registered to plant more than 50,000 native trees including ev.... Read More

    THEY'RE BACK: Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department Country Ham Breakfast Scheduled for March 20th

    Mar 08, 2021 at 06:19 am by WGNS

    The Kittrell Volunteer Fire Department is gearing up for their country ham breakfasts again. The Fire Chief told WGNS that the upcoming breakfast will be on Saturday morning,.... Read More
    Pictured left to right, Lisbeth Couser, Roseann Barton, Jeremy Palmer, Nancy Roark,  Annmarie Kaspy and Lauren Cooley.

    Chicken Salad Chick makes $20,030 Investment in The Journey Home

    Mar 02, 2021 at 01:58 pm by WGNS

    Chicken Salad Chick recently presented The Journey Home with a $20,030 gift to further the efforts of the nonprofit. During December of last year, Chicken Salad Chicks in the.... Read More

    "Encouragement Month" Continues with Barnabas Vision in Murfreesboro

    Feb 15, 2021 at 01:00 pm by WGNS

    Encouragement month continues with Barnabas Vision in Murfreesboro. As many understand, November and December proved how generous Rutherford County is in helping oth.... Read More

    Excellence in Education Becomes an Outdoor Experience for Murfreesboro City Schools Foundation

    Feb 10, 2021 at 08:24 am by scott

    (Murfreesboro, TN) The 14th Annual Excellence in Education will become An Outdoor Experience on Friday, May 1st at 6 p.m. The outdoor event will be held at Cannonsburgh V.... Read More

    Red Cross urges blood donation to maintain supply amid pandemic

    Jan 25, 2021 at 07:11 am by WGNS

    The American Red Cross typically has a tough time keeping the blood supply strong during the winter months when inclement weather and seasonal illnesses can impact donors. Thi.... Read More