Graduating veteran earns third degree, red stole from MTSU

    Jul 29, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — As a U.S. Marine, Corbitt Huseth found himself in harm’s way far too often, being shot at — even being struck on the arm.... Read More

    National Veteran Organization Hosting Back-to-School Character Day and School Supply Distribution

    Jul 26, 2021 at 07:11 am by WGNS

    Murfreesboro, TN - This August, one of the nation’s leading veteran nonprofit organizations, Travis Manion Foundation (TMF), will be hosting their first Back-to-School C.... Read More

    Wreaths Across America Pay Tribute to Veterans with Planned Stop in Murfreesboro

    Jul 14, 2021 at 02:25 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO - Wreaths Across America (WAA) has announced that its Mobile Education Exhibit (MEE), which has been traveling the country to honor our nation's veterans, will.... Read More

    Aladdin Temp-Rite makes generous donation to the Tennessee Fisher House Foundation Inc.

    Jul 12, 2021 at 04:15 pm by WGNS

    Nate Jackson, President and Joshua White, Tech Service Specialist (a Veteran) of Aladdin Temp-Rite located in Hendersonville, Tennessee recently presented to Tennessee Fisher.... Read More

    VA Hospital Releases, "Reducing Veterans’ anxiety around Fourth of July"

    Jul 02, 2021 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

    Fourth of July fireworks are a time of celebration for many Middle Tennesseans, but for Veterans who have post-traumatic stress disorder the sounds, colors, flashes, and crowd.... Read More

    Big Machine Music City Grand Prix partners with MTSU’s Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veterans and Military Family Center

    May 31, 2021 at 01:15 pm by WGNS

    Big Machine Music City Grand Prix on Saturday joined three other iconic Nashville institutions in support of the Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veterans and Military Family Center.... Read More

    Stewarts Creek High air rifle team finishes third in state, fifth in nation

    May 11, 2021 at 01:41 pm by WGNS

    By KEITH RYAN CARTWRIGHT: A veteran team of JROTC cadets from Stewarts Creek High School finished third in the state and fifth at the JROTC Air Rifle Army Nationals.The S.... Read More

    UPDATED: Ron Leonard Retired from the Military and Now Works with Veterans who Suffer from PTSD with K9's

    Apr 19, 2021 at 03:17 pm by WGNS

    Ron Leonard served ten years in the US Navy followed by ten years in the Army. After retirement, he has wholeheartedly worked with Veterans who suffer from PTSD and local law.... Read More

    Tennessee Valley Healthcare System expands COVID-19 vaccines to all Veterans, caregivers, and spouses under SAVE LIVES Act

    Apr 07, 2021 at 11:41 pm by WGNS

    Tennessee Valley Healthcare System is offering COVID-19 vaccines to all Veterans, caregivers, spouses, and select beneficiaries identified in the SAVE LIVES Act.... Read More

    VA Locations in Tennessee Vaccinated 37,000 Veterans with COVID-19 Vaccines

    Apr 05, 2021 at 06:55 am by WGNS

      During the first 90 days of 2021, Tennessee Valley Healthcare System has vaccinated more than 37,000 Veterans with COVID-19 vaccines.There are 139 VA health care.... Read More

    Help with Long Term Care Expenses for Seniors and their Spouses who Served in the Military

    Mar 30, 2021 at 06:53 am by WGNS

    There is a myriad of programs available for aging seniors and their spouses who served our country in the military, but most people don’t know about all the choices they.... Read More

    UPDATED: WWII Sgt. Norman L. Elzeer flew in a B-24 during 21-Missions

    Mar 29, 2021 at 11:23 am by WGNS

    This Salute to Veterans is a series, which features WWII Sgt. Norman L. Elzeer. Below, you will find all of the different salutes with Sgt. Elzeer.  More about Sgt. Elze.... Read More

    Veteran program in Murfreesboro earns rare achievements

    Mar 26, 2021 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO - Tennessee Valley Healthcare System’s substance abuse and post-traumatic treatment center earned three-year accreditation for its health care services from.... Read More

    He was one of less than 30 who were able to get off of a sinking ship during the D-Day Invasion

    Mar 14, 2021 at 11:02 am by WGNS

    Bill Allen was a medic on a US Navy Ship during the D-Day Invasion. He sat down with WGNS' Truman Jones to talk more about that day, recalling memories of how his ship sunk, b.... Read More

    March 9th virtual MTSU ‘Roll Call’ Veteran Speaker Series features VA Whole Health

    Mar 08, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Charlie Noel will discuss VA Whole Health in next week’s Roll Call MTSU Veteran Speaker Series.Noel, chief of the Wh.... Read More

    How robots are fighting COVID-19 at Tennessee Valley Healthcare System

    Feb 26, 2021 at 09:09 am by WGNS

    Robots are taking over the fight against COVID-19 and the VA medical center in Murfreesboro already has 5 robots, each wrapped in camouflage.The Tennessee Valley Healthca.... Read More

    Segment 1: Interview with a D-Day Invasion Veteran / Segment 2: Rutherford County Library Update

    Feb 16, 2021 at 08:00 am by WGNS

    Segment 1: D-Day Veteran Interview by Truman Jones with guest Bill Allen...Segment 2: D-Day Veteran Interview by Truman Jones with guest Bill Allen...Segment 3: A look at.... Read More

    Salute to Veterans: The Vietnam War at age 18

    Feb 16, 2021 at 04:00 am by WGNS

    "I think about it all the time, no one has ever looked through my eyes and no one has ever worn my boots." - Russell Ashton, U.S. Army. He had that Clint Eastwood look in his.... Read More

    Virtual Career Fair for the Military Community

    Feb 15, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

    Veteran unemployment continues to hold steady within the Covid curve with the latest DOL report stating the rate locked in at 5.5% for January 2021, slightly up from.... Read More

    Tennessee Valley Healthcare System to Host Virtual Job Fair for Administrative Professionals

    Jan 27, 2021 at 03:08 pm by WGNS

    The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Tennessee Valley Healthcare System (TVHS) will host a virtual job fair on Facebook Live Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. CT.TV.... Read More