Friday is Arbor Day in Tennessee

Feb 28, 2024 at 05:41 pm by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Murfreesboro was among a list of Tennessee cities to be named a Tree City USA Community. In the Volunteer State, Arbor Day is officially celebrated.... Read More

VA in Murfreesboro to Host PACT Act Veterans Resource Fair

Feb 28, 2024 at 04:58 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - The VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System (TVHS) is set to host a positive event for veterans on March 8, 2024, at Middle Tennessee State University&rsquo.... Read More

Rabies Concerns Arise After Horse Death in Bedford County, Tennessee

Feb 28, 2024 at 04:01 pm by WGNS News

BEDFORD COUNTY, TN - The Tennessee State Veterinarian's office has confirmed unsettling news for residents just 20 minutes south of Murfreesboro in Bed.... Read More

Franklin Man Arrested on Unlawful Image Dissemination Charges

Feb 28, 2024 at 03:44 pm by WGNS News

  In a culmination of months-long investigative efforts, Metro Nashville Special Victims Unit detectives arrested Colin T. Rowe of Franklin on Tuesday. The 36-year-old w.... Read More

Navigating Growth: A Conversation with Rutherford County Mayor Joe Carr

Feb 28, 2024 at 09:30 am by WGNS News

  On the podcast today, WGNS host Scott Walker engages in a thought-provoking discussion with Rutherford County Mayor Joe Carr, focusing on the pressing issue of growth..... Read More

Pioneering Progress: Rutherford County's New Transfer Station Breaks Ground

Feb 27, 2024 at 06:15 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Rutherford County reached a significant milestone on Tuesday with the groundbreaking ceremony for a 12,500-square foot transfer station, loca.... Read More

Volunteers Needed for Local Special Olympics Events to Fill the Stands

Feb 27, 2024 at 11:57 am by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - The Murfreesboro Parks and Rec Department are trying to fill the stands at the upcoming Area 16 Special Olympics event... That was Assistant Par.... Read More

TN Gas Prices Show Signs of Improvement, Though Local Rates Remain High

Feb 27, 2024 at 10:15 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Tennessee residents received a glimmer of relief at the pump as gas prices in the state edged slightly lower over the past week. According to.... Read More

Murfreesboro Parks and Rec Discuss the Special Olympics, Park Additions, New Pickle Ball and Tennis Courts, Summer Camps and Signups

Feb 27, 2024 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

In the latest episode of the Action Line Podcast, WGNS host Scott Walker delves into the exciting developments within Murfreesboro's Parks and Recreation department. Joined by.... Read More

Riverdale High School Participating in St. Baldrick's Foundation Fundraiser to Combat Childhood Cancer

Feb 27, 2024 at 07:35 am by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - In a heartfelt endeavor to combat childhood cancer, Riverdale High School in Murfreesboro, is gearing up to host an event in collaboration with th.... Read More

La Vergne Police Identify Suspects in City Limits Jewelry Store Robbery

Feb 26, 2024 at 07:42 pm by WGNS News

La Vergne, TN - La Vergne Police have made progress in the investigation of a robbery that occurred on February 14th at the City Limits Jewelry & Repair store on Murfree.... Read More

Police Search Home in Rutherford County After a Series of Robberies in South Nashville

Feb 26, 2024 at 07:03 pm by WGNS News

LaVergne, TN - Late last week, Nashville Metro Police conducted a search at a home in Rutherford County in pursuit of evidence connected to a string of crimes within their jur.... Read More

AI Aids Efforts to Cut Nuisance Alerts for Health Care Teams: Study

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:16 am by WGNS News

A new study from Vanderbilt University Medical Center demonstrates the promise of artificial intelligence to help refine and target the myriad computerized.... Read More

Today's Show: Preserving Rutherford County's History: Uncovering Stories of Resilience and Heritage

Feb 26, 2024 at 09:15 am by WGNS News

  MURFREESBORO, TN - Today on the Action Line podcast (listen above), WGNS' Scott Walker had the pleasure of speaking with Margaret McKinley and Wilma McClain, who are d.... Read More

Monday: Ronda Hawkins

Feb 26, 2024 at 07:48 am by WGNS News

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Monday, February 26th, 2024 Ronda Hawkins is today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for making searching for a home a very pleasant venture..... Read More

Smyrna Driving Force of Elections as Residents Decide to Continue or End their Criminal Courts

Feb 23, 2024 at 11:35 am by WGNS News

  Rutherford County, TN - The Town of Smyrna, the sole municipality in Rutherford County to preside over criminal court cases within its limits, is contemplating a signi.... Read More

PODCAST: Today, Elected Officials at the State Level, along with Secretary of State Tre Hargett Tackled the Topics of Voting, Human Trafficking and More Human Trafficking and Voting

Feb 23, 2024 at 09:15 am by WGNS News

Today on the WGNS Action Line, host Scott Walker was joined by Secretary of State Tre Hargett, State Senator Dawn White and State Representatives Mike Sparks and Robert Stev.... Read More

Thursday: Ashley Sadler

Feb 22, 2024 at 07:18 pm by WGNS News

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 Ashley Sadler is today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for easily communicating financial expertise in an eas.... Read More

Rutherford County High Schools Embrace Synthetic Turf for Football Fields

Feb 22, 2024 at 12:07 pm by WGNS News

  CORRECTED and UPDATED: Rutherford County, TN - In a move signaling a significant upgrade to sports facilities across Rutherford County, several local high schools have.... Read More

A Discussion about the Local Elections and a Reminder that Early Voting is Going On Now in Rutherford County

Feb 22, 2024 at 09:15 am by WGNS News

On Thursday's Action Line Podcast, WGNS' Scott Walker talks with Rutherford County Election Administrator Alan Farley about the current primary election as well as the remaini.... Read More