Early Voting for August 1st Election Day Begins Friday

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

BY ZACH THOMASMURFREESBORO – Early voting ahead of the August 1st elections will be held at nine locations across Rutherford County starting Friday through July 27th. V.... Read More

Butler Drive Realignment Annexation & Zoning Changes Approved by Murfreesboro City Council

Jun 26, 2024 at 03:37 pm by WGNS Radio News

BY ZACH THOMAS MURFREESBORO – The City of Murfreesboro is moving forward with the Butler Drive realignment. This after the city council voted unanimously last week to a.... Read More

One of Murfreesboro's Own is a College Baseball National Champion; UT Vols Claim Title

Jun 25, 2024 at 04:57 pm by WGNS Radio News

By Zach Thomas OHAHA, NE – The Tennessee Volunteers overcame a ninth-inning effort by the Texas A&M Aggies in Game 3 of the Men’s College World Series to.... Read More

Summer Food Program for Kids Under 18 Continues in Murfreesboro

Jun 24, 2024 at 09:57 am by WGNS Radio News

By Zach Thomas MURFREESBORO – Even though fewer kids are in school in the middle of summer, Murfreesboro County Schools are livelier than ever. Through the United State.... Read More

Scott Thomas Hired as New Girls Basketball Coach at Oakland High

Jun 06, 2024 at 01:04 pm by WGNS Radio News

Scott Thomas has been tapped as the new girls basketball head coach at Oakland High School. He will succeed Jessica Southern, who resigned after two seasons. She was an assist.... Read More

Kelton’s Hardware and Pet Presents: Pet Day in May—A Celebration of Our Pets

May 11, 2024 at 11:14 am by WGNS Radio News

Murfreesboro, TN - Pet lovers and their furry friends are in for a treat at Kelton’s Pet Day in May. Join us on Saturday, May 18th, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ke.... Read More

Lyons Selected Next Girls Hoops Coach at Rockvale High School

Apr 21, 2024 at 01:00 pm by WGNS Radio News

A familiar face will be on the sidelines at Rockvale High School coaching the girls basketball team next season. The school recently announced Perry Lyons as the next coach, s.... Read More

Rutherford County Schools to Close April 8th for Eclipse

Mar 21, 2024 at 05:19 pm by WGNS Radio News

Rutherford County Schools will be closed April 8th during the solar eclipse. Director of Schools Jimmy Sullivan says the system looked at several options and believe using a s.... Read More

Gary Rankin to be Inducted into National High School Hall of Fame

Mar 11, 2024 at 03:21 pm by WGNS Radio News

Gary Rankin joins an elite class as one of the inductees into the National High School Hall of Fame. He was the football coach at Riverdale from 1990 to 2005, winning four sta.... Read More

Region Girls Semifinals - Blackman, Oakland & Eagleville Win

Feb 26, 2024 at 10:55 pm by WGNS Radio News

Blackman downs Lebanon 43-38, Oakland stuns Cookeville 66-60 in overtime and Eagleville wins at Richland 47-32.  Lyric Mastin had 24 points for the Lady Blaze in the win.... Read More

Update on MTSU football coaching search from AD Chris Massaro

Dec 01, 2023 at 05:40 pm by WGNS Radio News

MTSU Director of Athletics Chris Massaro directed a statement to Blue Raider football fans on the search for a new football head coach. "As MTSU athletics is in the midst o.... Read More

RCSO Narcotics Detective Who Died This Year Challenged Co-Workers to Excel - His Unit Recently Received State Award

Nov 14, 2023 at 09:25 pm by WGNS Radio News

Inspiration from a narcotics detective who died in a motorcycle crash invigorated fellow Rutherford County Sheriff’s Narcotics Unit detectives to work harder in his memo.... Read More

SRO Partners with Students to Provide Food for Communities

Nov 08, 2023 at 05:34 pm by WGNS Radio News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Sheriff’s school resource officers teamed up with Rutherford County Schools’ teachers, administrators and students to fight hunger. The tea.... Read More

Beef Generates 13% of Tennessee's $4.4 Billion in Agricultural Cash Receipts

Nov 08, 2023 at 05:29 pm by WGNS Radio News

TENNESSEE AGRICULTURE – Many Tennesseans would be surprised to learn that beef generates 13% of Tennessee's $4.4-billion in agricultural cash receipts. Most recently, in.... Read More

41st 'Salute Game' Honors Veterans, Military Personnel Nov. 11 at MTSU

Nov 08, 2023 at 05:25 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Middle Tennessee State University Charlie and Hazel Daniels Veterans and Military Family Center and the Blue Raider footbal.... Read More

Diversity Makes One Rutherford County School Stronger

Oct 30, 2023 at 10:58 pm by WGNS Radio News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - Rock Springs Elementary Principal Stephen Lewis speaks highly of former teacher Holly Pearson, who passed away a few days ago. It’s not simply s.... Read More

MTSU STEM Faculty Land $1.25M NSF Grant to Mentor Post-Doctoral Education Researchers

Oct 30, 2023 at 10:52 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Grant Gardner, Department of Biology professor and researcher, along with Middle Tennessee State University faculty L.... Read More

Convicted Felon on Probation Arrested for Committing Two Carjackings Wednesday Evening

Oct 27, 2023 at 11:17 pm by WGNS Radio News

NASHVILLE, TN - A convicted felon on probation out of Rutherford County is jailed in Nashville for committing two carjackings Wednesday evening before a police canine team cau.... Read More

Murfreesboro Medical Clinic & SurgiCenter Opens Additional Location Off Interstate 840

Oct 27, 2023 at 10:58 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, TN - Murfreesboro Medical Clinic & SurgiCenter has expanded to provide patients with more convenient access to high quality, affordable healthcare by opening.... Read More

Give the Gift of Life as Donors of All Blood Types are Needed

Oct 27, 2023 at 10:52 pm by WGNS Radio News

RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TN - As October comes to a close, the American Red Cross urges blood and platelet donors to make and keep donation appointments now to help hospitals restoc.... Read More