Help Less Fortunate Rutherford County Families with Christmas Gifts

Nov 30, 2022 at 07:16 pm by WGNS Radio News

(RUTHERFORD COUNTY, TENN.) It’s time to have some “good food and fun” at Toot’s while raising funds to take students shopping for Christmas. Ruthe.... Read More

New Business Filings in Tennessee Highest Ever for a 3rd Quarter

Nov 30, 2022 at 07:12 pm by WGNS Radio News

(TENNESSEE BUSINESS NEWS) New business filings in the third quarter of 2022 were the highest for a third quarter in the 24-year history of the data being collected, according.... Read More

Fire Departments Throughout Rutherford County are Growing

Nov 23, 2022 at 10:39 pm by WGNS Radio News

Rutherford County, Tenn. – Local fire departments are in the midst of growth. While some departments within Rutherford County are adding staff, others are construct.... Read More

Promising Year Ahead for TN Promise Students

Nov 23, 2022 at 09:52 pm by WGNS Radio News

The Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) recently launched a state-level vision and initiative to create a momentum-building year with key goals to increase the&n.... Read More

MTSU Showcases Ingenuity of Midstate High Schoolers at 7th Entrepreneurship

Nov 23, 2022 at 09:35 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — High school freshmen Wyatt Petelle and Hunter Higgs from Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, Tennessee, eagerly jumped onto their laptop in.... Read More

Shelbyville Caregiver Charged with Abuse, Neglect of Elderly Adults

Nov 17, 2022 at 11:23 am by WGNS Radio News

BEDFORD COUNTY, TN – An investigation by special agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Medicaid Fraud Control Division, along with other agencies, has r.... Read More

Exchange Club Officer of the Year for the Sheriff's Office

Nov 17, 2022 at 10:45 am by WGNS Radio News

(Rutherford County, Tenn.) Deputy Nathan Smith was honored Wednesday as the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office’s Officer of the Year for the Exchange Club. Cl.... Read More

City Offices Closing in Observance of Thanksgiving Day Holiday November 24th-25th

Nov 17, 2022 at 10:40 am by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – City Hall and most other city offices will be closed Thursday, Nov. 24, and Friday, Nov. 25, 2022, in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holid.... Read More

Legal Aid Society Names Director, Coordinator of New Eviction Right to Counsel Program for Low-Income Renters

Nov 17, 2022 at 10:34 am by WGNS Radio News

Legal Aid Society Names Director, Coordinator of New Eviction Right to Counsel Program for Low-Income Renters   Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberland.... Read More

Linebaugh Hosts Local Author Elinda Beanland for Book Signing

Nov 16, 2022 at 01:36 pm by WGNS Radio News

(MURFREESBORO, TENN.) Linebaugh Public Library is pleased to host local author Elinda Beanland for a book signing on Saturday, December 3rd, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The aut.... Read More

Cardiac Antigen Identified as Mechanism for Heart Complication

Nov 16, 2022 at 01:29 pm by WGNS Radio News

(HEALTH NEWS) Myocarditis is a complication that can occur in cancer patients treated with immune checkpoint inhibitors. Although the adverse event is rare — affecting l.... Read More

TBI UPDATE: Missing Teenager Safely Located

Nov 04, 2022 at 04:52 pm by WGNS Radio News

(MIDDLE TENNESSEE) A 19-year-old woman who was reported under an “Endangered Child Alert” as missing has been located, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investi.... Read More

MTSU Leadership Summit Speakers Stress Importance of Connections, Hope in Workplace

Nov 04, 2022 at 03:30 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Author Ryan Jenkins began his keynote remarks for Middle Tennessee State University’s recent Leadership Summit at Embassy Suit.... Read More

New Sheriff's Deputies in Rutherford County

Nov 04, 2022 at 02:11 pm by WGNS Radio News

Seven experienced law enforcement officers with various backgrounds recently joined the Rutherford County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff Mike Fitzhugh and Deputy Chi.... Read More

City Offices and Facilities Closing in Recognition of Veterans Day Nov. 11

Nov 02, 2022 at 09:08 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – City Hall and other City offices will be closed Friday, Nov 11, 2022, in observance of Veterans Day, a day to honor the heroism and sacrifice.... Read More

MTSU Recognized Nationally for ‘Gold Standard’ in Teacher Prep Accreditation Inbox

Nov 02, 2022 at 08:52 pm by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — MTSU’s College of Education was one of only 32 total institutions to be recognized by the Council for the Accreditat.... Read More

State Grant Program to Provide $5 Million to Better Equip TN Volunteer Fire Departments

Nov 02, 2022 at 09:51 am by WGNS Radio News

The Tennessee Department of Commerce & Insurance (“TDCI”) and the Tennessee State Fire Marshal’s Office (“SFMO”) proudly.... Read More

November 5th True Blue Preview Bonus: Free Application for Prospective MTSU Students

Nov 02, 2022 at 09:43 am by WGNS Radio News

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — An added benefit awaits prospective Middle Tennessee State University students attending the upcoming True Blue Preview ev.... Read More

Annual La Vergne Veterans Day Ceremony Scheduled for November 11

Nov 02, 2022 at 09:30 am by WGNS Radio News

(La Vergne, Tenn.) The annual La Vergne Veterans Day Ceremony is scheduled for November 11th at 11 a.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 115 Floyd Mayfield Driv.... Read More

419 Pounds of Prescriptions and Medications Discarded During Local Drug Take Back Day

Nov 01, 2022 at 09:58 pm by WGNS Radio News

Area residents disposed of 419 pounds of prescriptions and medicines during the annual DEA National Drug Take Back Day last weekend. About 332 pounds of the drugs were colle.... Read More