History-making MTSU Equestrian team Wins first Western National Championship

May 26, 2023 at 01:26 pm by WGNS News

Photo Above This Article: Keeping the tradition of biting medals they just received, Middle Tennessee State University equestrian team members include, from left, coach Ariel.... Read More

Filling The Teacher Shortage in Rutherford County and Beyond

May 26, 2023 at 01:08 pm by WGNS News

The number of teachers retiring, some even retiring early, continues to plague school districts throughout the state of Tennessee... That was JC Bowman, Executive Direc.... Read More

Friday Music with John Blankenship & Friends

May 26, 2023 at 09:45 am by WGNS News

3-Segement Show: The Healing Fields, a Wedding Dress Display and More Hospital Beds for Psychiatric Patients in Tennessee

May 26, 2023 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

Today, the WGNS Action Line consisted of three different segments. During the first half of the show, host Scott Walker talked to Don Wright of the Exchange Club to learn abo.... Read More

Greenway Additions, a Skate Park and a Pump Track are All on the Horizon for Murfreesboro

May 26, 2023 at 07:22 am by WGNS News

The Murfreesboro Greenway System continues to grow… That was Parks and Rec. Director Nate Williams. He also stated that planning is in place to look at future Greenway.... Read More

Candy Bars Allegedly Containing "Magic Mushrooms" Seized in Warren Co. Days Before Several Rutherford Co. Students Became Sick After Eating Candy Bars with Mushrooms

May 26, 2023 at 06:49 am by WGNS News

You may recall hearing the May 18th story about several Christiana Middle School students eating a candy bar that reportedly contained “Magic Mushrooms.” After the.... Read More

FRIDAY: La Vergne Mayor Jason Cole

May 26, 2023 at 05:51 am by WGNS News

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Friday, May 26th, 2023 La Vergne Mayor Jason Cole is today’s Good Neighbor of the Day for the great job he’s doing leading the c.... Read More

Alleged Sexual Battery Incident Reported at a Murfreesboro Apartment

May 25, 2023 at 09:01 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO, TN - A 19-year-old woman was sexually fondled after leaving her apartment. The incident, that occurred in late April, happened at an apartment in the area of H.... Read More

USA BMX Music City Nationals Rocks Middle Tennessee in Music City

May 25, 2023 at 08:09 pm by WGNS News

Near the banks of J. Percy Priest Lake, hundreds of professional and amateur BMX riders from across the country will descend on Nashville this Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28,.... Read More

Rutherford County Traffic Safety Task Force to be Watchful Memorial Day Weekend

May 25, 2023 at 07:34 pm by WGNS News

Encouraging drivers to wear seat belts and to protect children in child restraint seats will be the focus of an enforcement effort Friday by the Rutherford County Traffic Sa.... Read More

Murfreesboro, Smyrna and LaVergne ALL Have Unemployment Figures BELOW 2.3%

May 25, 2023 at 05:00 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Rutherford County is one of multiple counties throughout Tennessee that are seeing record low unemployment numbers. Statewide, Tennessee contin.... Read More

Discovery Center Secret Garden Party and Tour will be First Weekend in June

May 25, 2023 at 04:30 pm by WGNS News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - The 31st Annual Secret Garden Party and Secret Garden Tours, both of which help fund the non-profit Discovery Center, will be held the first weekend.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric Moved Williamson County Substation to Rutherford County Thursday

May 25, 2023 at 02:59 pm by WGNS News

  RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Middle Tennessee Electric is moving a substation in Williamson County to Rutherford County... That was Amy Byers, Public Relations Coordinator.... Read More

Today on the Roundtable, Dr. Bill Krauss talked to Rutherford County Mayor Joe Carr.

May 25, 2023 at 11:06 am by WGNS News

Today on the Roundtable, Dr. Bill Krauss talked to Rutherford County Mayor Joe Carr.

COMMENTARY: Protecting Your Privacy and Your DNA can be Taken from the Air of Where You've Been? - by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss

May 25, 2023 at 10:22 am by WGNS News

Protecting your privacy is one thing, but what about protecting your DNA? With more, here is MTSU Professor of Journalism Larry Burriss… VERBATIM of COMMENTARY: OK.... Read More

UPDATE: Bull Kills a Man in the Eagleville, TN Area on Wednesday

May 25, 2023 at 09:40 am by WGNS News

UPDATED - EAGLEVILLE, TN - WGNS has more news on a bull attack that took place Wednesday in the Eagleville area. The man who was attacked by a Scottish Highland bull died Wedn.... Read More

UPDATE: Groundbreaking for the First 6 of 1,111 Homes to be Built at New 55+ Community in Murfreesboro was Held on Monday

May 25, 2023 at 09:00 am by WGNS News

UPDATED - MURFREESBORO, TN - A groundbreaking was held on Monday (05/22/2023) for six new model homes that will give potential homebuyers a glimpse into a new subdivision that.... Read More

Listen to the Obituaries for Thursday, May 25, 2023

May 25, 2023 at 02:30 am by WGNS News

With a look at the Thursday obituaries, here is WGNS' Steve Thornton...

MPD: Dodge Charger Stolen in Murfreesboro

May 24, 2023 at 03:37 pm by WGNS News

  Murfreesboro Police Criminal Investigation Detectives are searching for a stolen car and the people accused of stealing it. On May 6, 2023, around 2:30 p.m. a red 2017.... Read More

Bull Injures At Least One Man in Eagleville Area

May 24, 2023 at 03:16 pm by WGNS News

SEE UPDATE - Bull Kills One Man on Wednesday EAGLEVILLE, TN - One man suffered injuries when attacked by a Scottish Highland bull Wednesday (5/24/2023) near Eagleville. Rut.... Read More