Dangerously Hot in the Days to Come: Community Urged to Check on Vulnerable Neighbors

Jul 11, 2024 at 12:39 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - As the temperature soars in Rutherford County, residents are urged to be cautious of the dangerously high heat index readings, expected to surpass th.... Read More

2024 Wildlife Conservation Raffle and Big Prize Packages

Jul 11, 2024 at 12:17 pm by WGNS News

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Foundation has announced the return of the highly anticipated 2024 Wildlife Conservation Raffle. This year’s raffle promises to be bigge.... Read More

Smyrna Authorities Seek Suspects in Gold's Gym Parking Lot Arson

Jul 11, 2024 at 12:16 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - The Town of Smyrna Fire/Police Investigator is seeking to identify the suspect(s) involved in the arson incident that occurred on July 4, 2024, at the Gold's Gy.... Read More

The Sister City Program in Smyrna and Their Sister City in Japan

Jul 11, 2024 at 12:07 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - Today, RoundTable hosts Wayne Blair and Rick Hall learn about the Sister City Program that Smyrna is involved in, as is a city located in Japan. Guests are Fran.... Read More

UPDATE: Chapel Hill, Murfreesboro and Smyrna All Hit in a String of Gun Store Robberies

Jul 11, 2024 at 11:36 am by WGNS News

MIDDLE TENNESSEE - Robbers used a stolen car to ram into a gun store this past Tuesday morning, but this time, they did not get what they wanted. Echo Three Armory in Chapel.... Read More

Now Hiring: Local Jobs in Law Enforcement are Available

Jul 11, 2024 at 10:41 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Twelve new correctional deputies began an 11-week training cycle this week at the Rutherford County Adult Detention Center. Their primary duties wil.... Read More

Rutherford County Correctional Work Center Residents Attend Transformation Lecture

Jul 11, 2024 at 09:45 am by WGNS News

Rutherford County, TN - Former substance abuse addict and gang member in California Chris Sharpe shared his story of redemption, faith, and recovery to a full audience.... Read More

Chip Walters Talks to John Iaccheri about Growth in the 'Boro

Jul 11, 2024 at 08:46 am by WGNS News

Today on the WGNS RoundTable, host Chip Walters talks to John Iaccheri, President of Murfreesboro.com. The two discuss new businesses moving into the area, the growth we hav.... Read More

Person Recorded by Surveillance Camera Sought for Questioning in Fatal Shooting of Teen on Antioch Pike

Jul 11, 2024 at 07:00 am by WGNS News

Homicide detectives are asking for the community’s assistance in identifying/locating a man believed to have knowledge of the circumstances surrounding Saturday night&rs.... Read More

Wanted: Discount Enthusiasts Who Mistook Target for a Free Store

Jul 10, 2024 at 04:34 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Do you know these men? They seem to have confused shopping with an extreme sport, and Target with a donation center. These savvy shoppers are now considered.... Read More

Deputies to Use Enforcement and Education to Slow Down Speeders

Jul 10, 2024 at 04:28 pm by WGNS News

One person died in a traffic crash where speeding was the contributing factor this year with five people dying from traffic crashes involving speeding last year in Rutherfor.... Read More

Stealing the Show with Alleged Theft Hits from a Smyrna Music Store

Jul 10, 2024 at 04:12 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In a surprising act of audacity, a theft situation unfolded at a music store located in Smyrna. Apparently, some people believe that musical instruments are bes.... Read More

MTSU’s XR Stage Plays Starring Role in Country Star Brantley Gilbert’s Latest Music Video

Jul 10, 2024 at 03:42 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Country star Brantley Gilbert recently tapped into the cutting edge audiovisual technology at Middle Tennessee State University.... Read More

The Polluted Water in Tennessee

Jul 10, 2024 at 03:36 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - According to data from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), over 70% of freshwater lakes, ponds, reservoirs, and wetlands (by acreage) and over.... Read More

Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland on WGNS - Hear the Podcast!

Jul 10, 2024 at 03:10 pm by WGNS News

A focus on Murfreesboro with Mayor Shane McFarland:  Notes One Live did not live-up to its agreement with the City, so City nixed the deal.  One East College, LL.... Read More

Winter Coat and Scrubs: The Unlikely Outfit in Smyrna's Latest Theft Case

Jul 09, 2024 at 02:52 pm by WGNS News

SMYRNA, TN - In what can only be described as a bold new trend in criminal couture, the Smyrna Police Department is on the lookout for a suspect involved in an alleged theft a.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools Launches New Brand and Marketing Initiative to Promote Schools, Innovative Opportunities for Students

Jul 09, 2024 at 02:31 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN — Strong schools develop strong students which in turn build strong communities.  That sentiment is at the core of Rutherford County Scho.... Read More

Human Remains Found Near Old Nashville Dirt Road in Shelbyville

Jul 09, 2024 at 02:23 pm by WGNS News

BEDFORD COUNTY, TN - On Monday, human remains were discovered by a pedestrian near Old Nashville Dirt Road. The Shelbyville Police Department confirmed the discovery in a stat.... Read More

Seventeen Recruits Earn Badges at Rutherford County Sheriff's Office

Jul 09, 2024 at 02:05 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Seventeen new deputies have completed eight weeks of intensive internal training to officially launch their careers with the Rutherford County Sheriff&.... Read More

Linebaugh Library to Host Author Erin Chesnut for Book Signing

Jul 09, 2024 at 01:55 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Linebaugh Public Library is pleased to host local author Erin Chesnut for a book signing on Saturday, July 27, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The author will.... Read More