Smyrna High School Senior Critically Injured in St. Louis

Feb 21, 2023 at 11:52 am by WGNS News

UPDATED: Smyrna, TN – A Smyrna teenager who was visiting St. Louis, Missouri for a volleyball tournament was hit by a vehicle this past Saturday night, resulting in seve.... Read More

Bullying - How Big of a Problem is it Today?

Feb 21, 2023 at 10:21 am by WGNS News

(Rutherford County, TN) Cyber-bullying is alive and causing issues for thousands upon thousands of children around the country, but what is being done about the problem? Wit.... Read More

Free Gardening Class at the Linebaugh Library in Murfreesboro

Feb 21, 2023 at 08:53 am by WGNS News

Master Gardner’s of Rutherford County are teaching a free series of classes in Murfreesboro this March at the local library that sits at the intersection of South Church.... Read More

Tuesday: Janice Vinson

Feb 21, 2023 at 07:24 am by WGNS News

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Tuesday, February 21st, 2023Janice Vinson is today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for working hard to help a client with an issue. She was.... Read More

UPDATE: All Three Suspects in the Christiana Murder of Terry Barber Receive Life in Prison

Feb 21, 2023 at 07:01 am by WGNS News

UPDATED: Christiana, TN - WGNS has news on what appears to be the final chapter in a murder case that shook the Christiana community almost 4-years ago. You may recall a tota.... Read More

Goodwill Names Five New Board Members

Feb 21, 2023 at 05:15 am by WGNS News

Goodwill Industries of Middle Tennessee on Tuesday announced the appointment of five new members to its board of directors. Of the five, one previously worked as a vice presid.... Read More

Listen to the Tuesday Death Notices

Feb 21, 2023 at 03:30 am by WGNS News

With today's (Tuesday, 2/21/23) obituaries, here is WGNS' Steve Thornton...

Arnold AFB personnel look to uproot problem plants, other invasive species

Feb 20, 2023 at 06:44 pm by WGNS News

ARNOLD AIR FORCE BASE, Tenn. – Intruder alert! Aliens have been spotted at Arnold Air Force Base. Although these beings are unable to communicate directly with inst.... Read More

Tennessee Emergency Management Agency Encourages Tennesseans to Prepare for Severe Weather Threats

Feb 20, 2023 at 06:41 pm by WGNS News

Tennessee's Severe Weather Awareness Week (SWAW) started on Sunday, Feb. 19 and runs through the 25th. The Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA) and National Weath.... Read More

Funding Still Available for Small Businesses Under the Cares Act

Feb 20, 2023 at 06:29 pm by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN - Under the Federal Cares Act, which was passed during the COVID Pandemic, many businesses utilized funding from the Paycheck Protection Program to fund the.... Read More

Local Professors Study Education in Prisons and how it Reduces Recidivism

Feb 20, 2023 at 02:59 pm by WGNS News

The highest quality research on prison education and workforce programs shows a positive impact on recidivism rates, earnings and employment opportunities for participants. Th.... Read More

Rental Prices in Rutherford County

Feb 20, 2023 at 02:44 pm by WGNS News

(Rutherford County, TN) Tennessee is in the top ten tier of states that reported significant changes in monthly residential rental prices for apartments and homes. When comp.... Read More

Today, we talk to MTSU about a Project in the Amazon, the Arts and a Photographic Exhibit

Feb 20, 2023 at 09:42 am by WGNS News

SEGMENT ONEGUESTS: Will Perkins, assistant professor of music, and Kristi Shamburger, associate professor of theatreTOPIC: Upcoming MTSU Arts Celebration Concert on.... Read More

Monday: Adam from Elder's Ace Hardware

Feb 20, 2023 at 07:24 am by WGNS News

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Monday, February 20th, 2023Adam from Elder's Ace Hardware is today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for helping find the right size bolt for.... Read More

Evidence from 2021 Murfreesboro Murder Case to be Presented to a Rutherford County Grand Jury

Feb 20, 2023 at 07:19 am by WGNS News

Murfreesboro, TN - Evidence from a murder that occurred in Murfreesboro on April 24, 2021 is headed to the Rutherford County Grand Jury.  The case started with a “S.... Read More

MTSU Scholar-Activist Administrator Sanford to receive Major Regional Award

Feb 20, 2023 at 06:42 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — One year ago after being hired by Middle Tennessee State University, Amy Aldridge Sanford seized the opportunity to tackle a ne.... Read More

25-Year-Old Murfreesboro Woman Safely Located

Feb 20, 2023 at 06:00 am by WGNS News

(Murfreesboro, TN) A woman who was reported as “Missing” in Murfreesboro has been located. Emily Carlson, was previously last seen leaving her home on foot last we.... Read More

Cheapest Fuel Prices in or Near Rutherford County - Look to be in Cannon County

Feb 20, 2023 at 05:41 am by WGNS News

Rutherford County, TN - Average gasoline prices in Tennessee have risen 2.9 cents per gallon in the last week, averaging $3.09/g today, according to GasBuddy's survey of 3,821.... Read More

Listen to the Obituaries for Monday, Feb. 20, 2023

Feb 20, 2023 at 02:45 am by WGNS News

Listen to the obituaries with Steve Thornton for Monday, Feb. 20, 2023...

Middle Tennessee Electric Warns of Scam Targeting Customers in Rutherford County Area

Feb 16, 2023 at 11:45 pm by WGNS News

(Rutherford County, TN) A scam has hit Rutherford County and involves subjects that allegedly claim to work for Middle Tennessee Electric. Amy Byers, Public Relations Coordina.... Read More