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Monday Afternoon I-24 Eastbound Crash

Feb 06, 2023 at 05:27 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Three of the four right lanes and the shoulder of I-24 eastbound (toward Murfreesboro) were shutdown for almost an hour at 3:41 Monday afternoon (2/6/2023) due.... Read More

Deputies Earn "Medal of Valor"

Jan 28, 2023 at 11:11 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Two deputies earn Medal of Valor for risking their lives when arresting a suspect accused of killing a Robertson County deputy.SWAT Sgt. Jonathan McGe.... Read More

UPDATE: K-9 Apprehends Male With Gun on I-24, ARRESTED

Jan 20, 2023 at 07:01 pm by WGNS

(Murfreesboro: updated 9:38PM 1/20/2023)  A man who shot himself in the face and ran down Interstate 24 armed with the handgun was taken to two hospitals Friday night, a.... Read More

RCSO Investigation Shuts-Down I-24 Sunday PM

Jan 15, 2023 at 06:30 pm by WGNS

Revised story from RCSO:  No explosives were found after an out-of-state driver reported possible explosives in his vehicle Sunday evening on Interstate 24, Rutherford C.... Read More

Fatal 2-Car Crash Sunday On John Bragg Highway

Jan 08, 2023 at 02:53 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY) One person is deceased following a two-vehicle crash around mid-day Sunday (1/8/2023). 78-year-old Will Harris died on the John Bragg Highway (US 70 South).... Read More

THANK Our Emergency Responders, Especially At Christmas

Dec 17, 2022 at 02:55 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  ‘It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas’ in the 911 Communications Center at the Rutherford County Sheriffs Office, 940 New Salem H.... Read More

Crash Ends High Speed Pursuit Thursday PM On Halls Hill Pk.

Nov 10, 2022 at 05:08 pm by WGNS

(MILTON, TN)  The Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office was involved in a high-speed pursuit that started shortly before 4:00 o’clock hour Thursday afternoo.... Read More

RCSO Charges 3 Middle School Students With FALSE REPORTS

Oct 22, 2022 at 10:18 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Three Rutherford County middle school students were charged with making false reports after allegedly threatening school safety, said School Resource Offi.... Read More

Operation Fall Brakes to enforce aggressive driving

Oct 18, 2022 at 07:00 am by WGNS News

 Dramatic increases of drivers committing road rage and aggressive driving on Interstate 24 prompted “Operation Fall Brakes,” an enforcement and education eff.... Read More

Virginia man charged with making threats at Smyrna High School

Oct 12, 2022 at 08:21 pm by WGNS News

Making threats against Smyrna High School resulted in the arrest of a Virginia man Tuesday, Sheriff’s Detective Lt. Chuck Barnes said. Suspect Bobby Shabazz Cole of Roan.... Read More

Faith & Blue vigil to be held Monday evening

Oct 06, 2022 at 07:32 pm by WGNS Radio News

Residents are encouraged to make schools and communities safer during a vigil with sheriff’s deputies and LifePoint Church members on Monday. The event will be at 6 p.m.... Read More

Sgt. Sean Vinson Promoted

Sep 03, 2022 at 08:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Sheriff's Sgt. Sean Vinson has been promoted to patrol sergeant. His primary responsibilities will include managing the Tennessee Highway.... Read More

UPDATE: Arrest Made in Wednesday Shooting on Molloy Lane in Murfreesboro

Sep 02, 2022 at 07:39 am by WGNS

UPDATE: Arrest made in Wednesday’s Molloy Lane Shooting MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Officers responded to 1501 Molloy Lane in reference to a shootin.... Read More

Public Invited to 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on Friday, Sept. 9th

Aug 26, 2022 at 03:47 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The public is encouraged to attend the 21st Annual 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony starting at 9:00 o'clock Friday morning, September 9, 2022. The event will ta.... Read More

Retired Teacher Making Blankets for Needy Babies

Jul 21, 2022 at 07:09 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Many times you have heard this community referred to as "the heart of Tennessee". Originally that referred to being in the geographic center of Tennessee..... Read More

Home Fire Tuesday Morning In Smyrna

Jul 12, 2022 at 11:58 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA, TN) A massive home fire around 10:30AM Tuesday morning (7/12/2022) brought units from Rutherford County Fire Rescue along with assistance from the Smyrna Fire Departm.... Read More

16-Year-Old Injured in Monday Afternoon Shooting on Baker Road in Blackman Area

Jul 11, 2022 at 05:57 pm by WGNS

A juvenile was injured in a shooting around 12:45 on Monday afternoon. The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office reports the 16-year-old boy suffered the wounds as a result of.... Read More

UPDATE on I-840 Monday AM Shooting...RCSO Needs Your Help!

Jul 11, 2022 at 01:00 pm by WGNS

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY) More news on the shooting that unfolded in the Murfreesboro area Monday morning... One victim was admitted to a Nashville hospital and a second victim tr.... Read More

RCSO Adds 5 Deputies...More Opens Available!

May 28, 2022 at 01:45 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Our county is safer now with five new deputies who are now on the job after intensive training. Welcome Deputy Nadia Sinclair, Deputy Corey Montgomer.... Read More

UPDATE: Pedestrian hit by SUV on Old Fort Parkway was a 3-Year-Old Child

May 26, 2022 at 01:56 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGNS has more details on the pedestrian / SUV related accident that occurred on Thursday morning in Murfreesboro. Evidently, the victim was a.... Read More