Reported Con-Artist Quick-Changed Clerk out of $700 in Murfreesboro

May 04, 2022 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) The old, yet often successful quick-change scam has been around for years and has once again hit Murfreesboro. Most recently, alleged con-artists preyed on.... Read More

Sobriety Checkpoint in LaVergne area

Apr 25, 2022 at 06:02 pm by WGNS

LaVergne, Tennessee— Members of the La Vergne Police Department will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint on Thursday, May 5, 2022, from 10:00 p.m. until midnight. Offi.... Read More

UPDATE: Smyrna police confirm shooting suspect was driving a Pontiac Vibe vehicle

Apr 25, 2022 at 05:47 pm by WGNS

SMYRNA, Tennessee — Police have an update on the shooting that unfolded in the 200-block of Cannon Drive in Smyrna. The Smyrna Police Department has announced the ve.... Read More
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Murfreesboro police celebrate the promotion of three new captains, two lieutenants, and two sergeants

Apr 25, 2022 at 04:18 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (April 25, 2022) – Murfreesboro Chief of Police Michael Bowen announces the promotion of seven members of the department.  Three lieutenant.... Read More

Annual Red Cross Heart of Tennessee Chapter to Honor WGNS' Bart Walker on May 10th in Murfreesboro

Apr 19, 2022 at 07:42 am by WGNS

Business and community leaders will come together for the annual Red Cross Heart of Tennessee Chapter Heroes Breakfast this May. The event allows local American Red Cross volu.... Read More

Murfreesboro Police launches ‘Junior Officer Summer Camp’ for local kids

Apr 15, 2022 at 11:24 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (April 15, 2022) - Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) is launching a Junior Officer Summer Camp for children ages eight to 12 as a way of getti.... Read More

Local NAACP Awards Four Rutherford County Sheriff’s Deputies with Jerry Anderson Hero Award

Apr 15, 2022 at 07:27 am by WGNS

Four Rutherford County Sheriff’s deputies earned the Jerry Anderson Hero Award from the Murfreesboro Chapter of the NAACP.MLK Breakfast Celebration Committee Chair Carol.... Read More

TN Senator from Murfreesboro expands the eligibility for commercial / professional licenses

Apr 14, 2022 at 04:05 pm by WGNS

On Thursday, the Tennessee State Senate voted twenty to seven, passing Workforce Expansion Bill (SB2464) sponsored by Republican State Senator Shane Reeves of Murfreesboro. Th.... Read More

MPD: Police trying to determine the identity of two "Persons of Interest" in Murfreesboro Theft Case

Apr 14, 2022 at 03:41 pm by WGNS

In Murfreesboro, police are asking the community to Be On the Lookout for two subjects who are “Persons of Interest” in a burglary case.MPD Public Information Offi.... Read More

UPDATE: State Rep. Bryan Terry discusses Rutherford County Landfill Options

Apr 11, 2022 at 03:05 pm by WGNS

The Central Tennessee Regional Solid Waste Planning Board adopted three resolutions on their first hearing April 7. One resolution would potentially prohibit solid waste fro.... Read More

Police want help identifying subject captured on camera in attempted shoplifting of a push-mower and chainsaw case

Apr 11, 2022 at 10:10 am by WGNS

Pushing a push-mower out the door of Lowe’s Home Improvement Store on Old Fort Parkway is what one suspect is accused of doing, according to the Murfreesboro Police Depa.... Read More

Two Quick-Change Scams Net Over $5K

Apr 02, 2022 at 04:46 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Murfreesboro detectives need assistance identifying a person of interest in a quick change scam at two Walmart locations. Murfreesboro Police PIO Larry F.... Read More

1 Dead: Apparent Attempted Murder-Suicide

Apr 02, 2022 at 05:48 am by WGNS

(La VERGNE, TN)  One person is dead after apparently shooting a family member and himself late Thursday night in La Vergne.  The gunman was found inside his house o.... Read More

Read Announces His Bid For Re-election to Rutherford County Commission

Apr 01, 2022 at 07:01 am by WGNS

County Commissioner Pettus Read is once again seeking the County Commission seat for District 8, which makes up the southwestern area of Rutherford County including all of Eag.... Read More

Del Webb Developers Donate Two-Acres of Land To County

Mar 12, 2022 at 10:07 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  During last Tuesday's (3/8/2022) groundbreaking of Del Webb's Southern Harmony, it was learned that the developer was donating two acres of land to R.... Read More

UPDATE: Fatal Sunday Morning Home Fire On Isis Ct.

Feb 28, 2022 at 03:02 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Here is an update on the fatal fire that occured around 12:30AM early this past Sunday morning (2/27/2022) on Isis Court. At this time we know the man who.... Read More

Deadly House Fire Sunday Morning On Isis Court

Feb 27, 2022 at 09:19 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A deadly early morning fire on Isis Court has left one person dead and two injured. The call came into Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue at 12:28 Sunday morni.... Read More

WELCOME: 92nd National Guard Conference In 'Boro

Feb 26, 2022 at 10:18 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The 92nd National Guard Association of Tennessee held its annual conference February 24-26, 2022 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center. Due to.... Read More

Thursday Night Structure Fire In Smyrna

Feb 24, 2022 at 10:14 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN)  Shortly before 7:00 o'clock Thursday night (2/24/2022), Smyrna Fire-Rescue was called to a structure fire in the 600 block of Nissan Drive.  A-Shift p.... Read More