Rutherford County Judge Named as Secretary for Tennessee Judicial Conference

    Jul 07, 2021 at 09:47 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Judicial Conference, which is comprised of Tennessee’s state court judges, elected new officers at its meeting in June.Taking the helm as president is Chan.... Read More

    New City Judge Appointed in La Vergne

    May 13, 2021 at 07:31 am by WGNS

    La Vergne, Tenn. - The Board of Mayor and Aldermen voted during the regular meeting in May to appoint a new judge to the City Court.William Cartwright has owned and operated a.... Read More

    Making Bond in Rutherford County - Clearing Up Confusion for those Arrested or Their Family

    Mar 26, 2021 at 03:23 pm by WGNS

    There has been some mis-information about bonds for those arrested and what is called a “Pre-Trial Release” in Rutherford County.Judge Lisa Eischeid said that Tenn.... Read More

    Family Preservation Initiative Promises New Solutions to Help Vulnerable Children and Families

    Mar 24, 2021 at 11:56 am by WGNS

    A new, cutting-edge court program in Tennessee is changing the way the judiciary interacts with at-risk children and their families.Unlike other programs which connect with ju.... Read More

    Judges Discuss Pros and Cons of Virtual Litigation IN Tennessee

    Jan 20, 2021 at 12:48 pm by WGNS

    While Tennessee courts have remained open and operational over the entire course of the COVID-19 pandemic, their working methods have in many instances changed to account for.... Read More

    Newly Appointed Circuit Court Judge in Rutherford County to See His First Docket on Thursday

    Jan 19, 2021 at 07:27 am by WGNS

    Newly appointed Judge James “Jimmy” Turner started his first full week on Monday (1/18/2021), overseeing the Circuit Court for Rutherford and Cannon Counties. Gove.... Read More

    Judge David Bragg Nears Retirement After 12 Years on the Bench

    Dec 29, 2020 at 06:15 pm by WGNS

    After more than a decade of public service, 16th Judicial District Circuit Judge David Bragg will retire effective Jan. 1st, 2021. A lifelong Murfreesboro resid.... Read More

    Commission Accepting Applications for 16th Judicial District Circuit Court Vacancy

    Oct 02, 2020 at 09:29 am by WGNS

    The Trial Court Vacancy Commission is accepting applications for a Circuit Court Judge in the 16th Judicial District, which covers Rutherford and Cannon counties. This vacancy.... Read More

    Courts, State Agencies Join Together to Host Innovative Eviction Summit

    Sep 24, 2020 at 10:27 am by WGNS

    Since the coronavirus pandemic struck in mid-March, the laws and regulations surrounding residential evictions have been changing quickly, leaving judicial staff, policymakers.... Read More

    Tennessee Supreme Court Enters Order Permanently Disbarring Attorney

    Sep 14, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

    The Tennessee Supreme Court today entered an order permanently disbarring an attorney from practicing law in Tennessee.  A lawyer is “disbarred,” that is, exp.... 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

    Education at the Rutherford County Juvenile Detention Center - Teen being held on murder charge Graduates

    Jul 14, 2020 at 11:11 am by WGNS

    Teens who were at the Rutherford County Juvenile Detention Center during COVID-19 continued learning when schools closed early. Judge Donna Scott Davenport told WGNS NEWS abou.... Read More