Record Number of Weapons this Year at Nashville Airport

Aug 04, 2021 at 07:48 am by WGNS

If flying out of Nashville, it’s probably best not to be packing heat. With more, here is WGNS' Ron Jordan... Hear the above soundbyte and more at WGNSradio.com.Keep in.... Read More

Gun Stores Starting to See Inventory Increase for the First Time Since the Start of the COVID Pandemic in 2020

Jul 16, 2021 at 11:19 am by WGNS

Looking back to the start of the Covid Pandemic in 2020, America saw increased sales in a variety of products.One of the many products that left the store shelves in a matter.... Read More

NASHVILLE: More than 60% of all guns reported stolen in 2021 (886) were taken from vehicles

Jul 14, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

It is important to lock your automobile doors, secure any valuables---especially guns, and remove the keys. These simple actions will go a long way in preventin.... Read More

Legislation sponsored by State Rep. Mike Sparks eliminating gun-safe tax signed by Gov. Lee

Jul 01, 2021 at 09:05 am by WGNS

Legislation sponsored by State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, that will make it less expensive for gun owners to safely store their firearms has officially been signed into law b.... Read More

U.S. Senator says she Fears the Banning of Hunting Rifles with Recent ATF Nominee

Jun 24, 2021 at 05:35 pm by WGNS

U.S. Senator Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) said that hunters throughout Tennessee could be in danger of losing their right to use and own rifles.Blackburn r.... Read More

Subject Accused of stealing a 30-round magazine for a firearm, among other gun accessories in Murfreesboro

Jun 21, 2021 at 07:24 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police are working to learn the identity of a subject who has been accused of stealing a 30-round magazine for a gun, along with other firearm accessories on Ju.... Read More

UPDATE: Carry a Handgun Without a Permit and Buy a Gun Safe Without Paying Taxes

Jun 04, 2021 at 08:09 am by WGNS

UPDATE: WGNS has more information on the new gun carry bill that will allow Tennessee Residents to carry a handgun without a permit.Representative Mike Sparks of Smyrna, TN co.... Read More

No Permit Carry Bill Signed by Governor in Tennessee

Jun 03, 2021 at 11:06 am by WGNS

Tennessee Governor Bill has signed the permit-less carry gun bill.  WGNS’ Ron Jordan has more…Tennessee now joins 18 other states with similar laws waiving c.... Read More

UPDATE: Guns are being left in cars in Murfreesboro and Nashville

May 24, 2021 at 11:00 am by WGNS

Guns are being stolen, due to firearm owners leaving their weapons unsecured in their vehicle. Murfreesboro Police Lt. Clayton Williams told WGNS NEWS…Williams said it.... Read More

BUSINESS: New RV Dealer, Massive Shooting Range and More Now OPEN in Murfreesboro

Apr 22, 2021 at 10:14 am by WGNS

New businesses that include an RV Dealer and a shooting range are now open in Murfreesboro.The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center held a ribbon cutting.... Read More

UPDATE: ATF Offers Reward in Rutherford County, TN Gun Theft Case

Apr 16, 2021 at 10:35 am by WGNS

LA VERGNE, Tenn. — We have more news on a firearms heist that happened in LaVergne on Monday, April 12th. Now, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosiv.... Read More

Firearm Information Privacy Protection Act advances in TN committees, Representative from Murfreesboro Talks About Amendment to the bill

Apr 15, 2021 at 10:20 am by WGNS

Legislation that seeks to protect the anonymity of citizens related to firearm ownership is moving through the Tennessee House committee system.Representative Bryan Terry of M.... Read More

Rep. Mike Sparks and Sen. Sara Kyle propose to eliminate gun-safe tax

Mar 30, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, and State Sen. Sara Kyle, D-Memphis, today announced bipartisan legislation that will make it less expensive for gun owners to safely store t.... Read More

Arrest Made and Stolen Guns Recovered in Bedford County Case

Mar 30, 2021 at 07:13 am by WGNS

An aggravated burglary case out of Wartrace has ended with an arrest and recovery of stolen firearms.Bedford County Sheriff’s Department Detectives have arrested 19-year.... Read More

UPDATE: Carrying a Handgun in Tennessee Could Soon be Easier

Mar 22, 2021 at 07:07 am by WGNS

State Senator Shane Reeves of Murfreesboro recently noted that the bill aimed at allowing Tennessee residents to exercise their constitutional right to carry firearms without.... Read More

Some Elected Officials Pushing for Constitutional Right to Carry Firearm

Mar 02, 2021 at 09:14 am by Producer

Tennessee House Republican leadership last week presented legislation making Tennessee the 19th state in the nation to enact a constitutional right to carry law. House Bill 78.... Read More

Major Gun Theft of Over 40 Guns in Franklin, TN

Feb 02, 2021 at 11:27 am by WGNS

Just over the county line in nearby Williamson County, the Franklin Gun Shop was broken into and some 41 firearms stolen. The burglary occurred on January 28, 2021. The Lakevi.... Read More

TN Firearms Assoc. Report Highlights Proposed Bill to Expand Individual's Capacity to Defend Home and Property

Nov 20, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Report Released by John Harris, Executive Director of the Tennessee Firarms Association:Rep. Jay D. Reedy has filed House Bill 0011 which proposes a major change in Tennessee.... Read More

NASHVILLE: More than 500 Guns Taken From Vehicles This Year

Sep 30, 2020 at 07:40 am by WGNS

In nearby Nashville, TN, a review of stolen vehicle reports from Sunday, September 13, through Saturday, September 19, shows that 71% of the automobiles taken (46 of 65) were.... Read More

Juvenile Crime Task Force Officers Arrest 18-Year-Old Already on Probation on New Gun and Evading Arrest Charges

Aug 18, 2020 at 05:30 am by WGNS

NASHVILLE: An 18-year-old already on three years supervised probation for auto theft and auto burglary convictions is now facing felony evading arrest and gun charges after he.... Read More