TN Department of Health Offering Booster Dose of Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine

Sep 24, 2021 at 03:12 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Health will begin offering booster doses of COVID vaccine to certain populations, beginning Friday, September 24.A single dose booster of the Pfize.... Read More

High-Tech Robots Designed in Murfreesboro Could Change Factory Landscapes Nationwide and Solve Workforce Issues

Sep 24, 2021 at 03:08 pm by WGNS

High-tech robots are being studied and developed in Murfreesboro, which could change factory landscapes all over the country. A program that is underway now at MTSU, aims to.... Read More

Hot Tub Heist - Large Hot Tub Stolen from a South Church Street Business in Murfreesboro

Sep 24, 2021 at 12:35 pm by WGNS

There’s something about climbing into a hot tub during the cold months of winter that is not only soothing, but also therapeutic. However, the cost to buy, install and m.... Read More

Rutherford County Property Assessor’s Office Recognized with 2021 Three Star Certification from Tennessee Association of Assessing Officers

Sep 24, 2021 at 11:09 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Assessor of Property, Rob Mitchell, was presented the 2021 Three Star Certification before the Tennessee Association of Assessing.... Read More

After decade away from classroom, student veteran nears degree with new outlook

Sep 24, 2021 at 10:49 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — A United States Navy veteran will graduate in December after returning to MTSU to finish his degree.Logan Stepp, who graduated high school and.... Read More

Brad Blomgren, founder of the Way of Hope dies at age 55

Sep 24, 2021 at 10:14 am by WGNS

The founder of something that was very special to many throughout Rutherford County has passed away… It was a man who had a heart for helping others, especially during.... Read More

Ten seniors from Rutherford County named National Merit Semifinalists

Sep 24, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

They are among the best and brightest students at the top high school in the state and, yet, being summoned to the principal’s office brought about a sense of anxiety an.... Read More

Oktobrfest is 3-7PM Tonight at Oaklands Mansion

Sep 24, 2021 at 05:59 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Oaklands Mansion will host its seventh-annual Oktoberfest from 3:00 to 7:00PM tonight (Saturday, 9/25/2021). Tickets are available only on-line at&nb.... Read More

Oakland Downs Lipscomb Academy 29-21

Sep 23, 2021 at 11:09 pm by WGNS

Oakland came from behind to take a fourth-quarter lead and stopped Lipscomb at the three-yard line as time expired for a 29-21 win at Ray Hughes Stadium. The Mustangs scored.... Read More

Good News: Rutherford County Unemployment Rate Sits at 3.4%

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:35 pm by WGNS

Unemployment rates in nearly all of Tennessee’s counties decreased in August. This marks the second consecutive month the jobless situation has improved in 93 or more of.... Read More

Murfreesboro City Schools Mask Mandate to End September 29th, but that mandate could be extended

Sep 23, 2021 at 07:53 pm by WGNS

Students wearing masks is helping to reduce the spread of COVID, that's the latest from the Murfreesboro City Schools....That was City School's spokesperson Lisa Trail, who.... Read More

UPDATE: Thursday Morning Accident on 231 South Possibly Caused by Motorist on Phone

Sep 23, 2021 at 06:35 pm by WGNS

WGNS has an update to an accident that was reported on Thursday morning in Christiana. The driver of a Dodge sedan was coming from the Murfreesboro area and traveling towar.... Read More

UPDATE: Double Murder in Coffee County, Tennessee

Sep 23, 2021 at 11:27 am by WGNS

WGNS has more details on a double murder that took place this past Sunday in Coffee County, Tennessee. Reports indicate two Coffee County residents were taken into custody ear.... Read More
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Middle Tennessee teacher becomes first ovarian cancer patient in state to receive this innovative treatment

Sep 23, 2021 at 10:06 am by WGNS

Melissa Barr has been an elementary school teacher in Cheatham County for more than 17 years. Before she began her career in the traditional classroom, Melissa taught kar.... Read More

MTSU Career Development Center provides ‘holistic’ gateway to students, alumni readying for workforce

Sep 23, 2021 at 10:03 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Beka Crocket, director of MTSU’s Career Development Center, wishes more True Blue students took advantage of the many tools and res.... Read More

Metro Nashville Detectives work to identify group involved in Broadway altercation

Sep 23, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

Nashville detectives continue their efforts to identify a group of four men associated with a physical altercation that left a man unconscious early Monday morning.... Read More

Effective November 1: Rutherford County Haley Road Recycling Center Will Accept Credit Card Payments for Electronic Scrap

Sep 23, 2021 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—(September 23, 2021) Rutherford County’s Haley Road Recycling Center will begin accepting all major credit cards for electronic scrap dr.... Read More

Rutherford County students gain access to STEM opportunities through $25,000 Nissan donation

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

Rutherford County students will have increased access to STEM programs and materials thanks to a generous $25,000 donation from Nissan North America.STEM stands for Science, T.... Read More

Riverdale at Smyrna Coverage Friday Night

Sep 23, 2021 at 08:15 am by WGNS

Most non-region games do not carry the same significance as the league tilts. That’s not necessarily the case when undefeated Riverdale travels to undefeated Smyrna Frid.... Read More

Jon Dinkins Flashback (1989)

Sep 23, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

Thanks to Frank Caperton of the Rutherford County Historical Society who found this photo from "The Daily News Journal" from June 18th, 1989, when he was a teacher and coach a.... Read More