Sen. Reeves urges citizens to take advantage of Tennessee’s new and traditional sales tax holidays

Jul 15, 2021 at 07:30 am by WGNS

State Senator Shane Reeves (R-Murfreesboro) today encouraged citizens to take advantage of Tennessee’s new and traditional sales tax holidays which are set to begin.... Read More

City of La Vergne Names Police Chief

Jul 15, 2021 at 06:15 am by WGNS

 The City of La Vergne has selected a police chief, effective immediately. Mayor Cole has selected Burrel "Chip" Davis to be the next Chief of Police.Chief Davis has 22 y.... Read More

UPDATE: Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital Prepares for New Cardiac Surgery Program - Approximately 25 New Jobs to be Created

Jul 14, 2021 at 04:27 pm by WGNS

With the official green-light from the proper regulatory boards, administrators at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital have begun orchestrating what will be a state-of-the-art Ca.... Read More

Demos Family Donates Food Truck to Liberty’s Station

Jul 14, 2021 at 03:00 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro, TN – July 14, 2021 – Peter and Kristen Demos have donated their Demos Brands food trailer to Liberty’s Station, the new social enterprise of Am.... Read More

Wreaths Across America Pay Tribute to Veterans with Planned Stop in Murfreesboro

Jul 14, 2021 at 02:25 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO - Wreaths Across America (WAA) has announced that its Mobile Education Exhibit (MEE), which has been traveling the country to honor our nation's veterans, will.... Read More

Helping Others: Rutherford County Sheriff's Office Continues Helping Senior Citizens Through There SCAN Program

Jul 14, 2021 at 02:00 pm by WGNS

Positive news from the Rutherford County Sheriff... The Knights of Columbus members at St. Rose Catholic Church were recognized by the Sheriff's Office for donating to the S.... Read More

THANK YOU for Identifying Suspect!

Jul 14, 2021 at 12:08 pm by WGNS

Thanks to your input, Murfreesboro Detectives have identified the man accused of shoplifting from Lowe’s on Old Fort Parkway. The BOLO has been cancelled and a warr.... Read More

In 2018 a Louisiana Based Company Got The "OK" to Build a Distillery in Murfreesboro - But It Never Happened

Jul 14, 2021 at 11:55 am by WGNS

Several years ago, there were talks of a New Orleans based company building an $86-million distillery in Murfreesboro. The talks turned into proposals, which turned into the p.... Read More

Murfreesboro adds 70 acres to southern border of Barfield Crescent Park

Jul 14, 2021 at 11:09 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Through a Federal parkland conversion process, the City of Murfreesboro has closed on the purchase of the 70-acre Oakwood Farm located on the.... Read More

Healthy Tennessee Hosts Free Health Fair and Food Distribution July 17 at Patterson Park in Murfreesboro

Jul 14, 2021 at 10:31 am by WGNS

(Murfreesboro, TN) - Healthy Tennessee, a non-profit organization founded by Vanderbilt orthopedic trauma surgeon Dr. Manny Sethi is hosting a free health fair on Saturday, Ju.... Read More

Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services Promotes Two to Captain

Jul 14, 2021 at 09:52 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) announced Tuesday the promotion of Josh Wright and Mike Johnson to Captain.“Josh Wright.... Read More

NASHVILLE: More than 60% of all guns reported stolen in 2021 (886) were taken from vehicles

Jul 14, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

It is important to lock your automobile doors, secure any valuables---especially guns, and remove the keys. These simple actions will go a long way in preventin.... Read More

Photo of the Day: Hello Big Silver Thing in Chicago

Jul 14, 2021 at 04:00 am by WGNS

The Big Silver Bean in Chicago Photo by Scott Walker It is called Cloud Gate, but many refer to it as the Bean. It was sculpted with 168 stainless steel plates in 2004 and.... Read More

Many Homeowners Face Increased Problems with their Air Conditioner During the Hot Days of Summer

Jul 13, 2021 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

As the temperature continues to remain high, it's not uncommon for homeowners to experience problems with their air-conditioner. Amy Byers with Middle Tennessee Electric says.... Read More

New Driver’s License Kiosk Available at La Vergne Public Library

Jul 13, 2021 at 11:45 am by WGNS

A long-awaited driver’s license kiosk is finally operational and available to serve those in the northern part of Rutherford County.The new self-service kiosk is one of.... Read More
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UPDATE: Person in Wheelchair Hit by Truck on N.W. Broad

Jul 13, 2021 at 11:42 am by WGNS

A 54-year-old man is recovering after being hit in his wheelchair by a driver who failed to yield the right-of-way on Monday.  The victim was heading north on NW Broad St.... Read More

MTSU’s Hoffman named ‘Outstanding Educator’; Horse Science students, alumni shine at virtual symposium

Jul 13, 2021 at 11:24 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Past and present Middle Tennessee State University Horse Science students continue to excel in their academic research.  The r.... Read More

Be On the Lookout for Stolen Items

Jul 13, 2021 at 09:51 am by WGNS

What do a dune buggy and a big yellow tool chest have in common? They were both stolen!About 20-minutes up I-24 in Coffee County, the Sheriff’s Department has issued a &.... Read More

TUESDAY: Savannah Vinson

Jul 13, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

WGNS Slick Pig BBQ Birthday Winner: Savannah Vinson The birthday club winner receives Slick Pig's delicious banana pudding. Just stop by Slick Pig in Murfreesboro at 1920 Eas.... Read More

Rutherford County Habitat for Humanity "Unity Panel Build"

Jul 13, 2021 at 07:35 am by WGNS

The Rutherford County Habitat for Humanity has scheduled an upcoming project to bring different backgrounds and different faiths together.The Unity Panel Build will be held on.... Read More