Statewide Unemployment Rate Decreases for Second Consecutive Month in June

Jul 17, 2020 at 08:11 pm by WGNS

Tennessee’s unemployment rate decreased in June for the second consecutive month after reaching an all-time high in April, according to preliminary data from the Tenness.... Read More

RUTHERFORD COUNTY: Promotion to Assistant Director of OIT / New Human Resources Assistant Director

Jul 17, 2020 at 08:03 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Mayor Bill Ketron announced last week the promotion of two Rutherford County employees; Darin Moore to Assistant Director of the Office of Informat.... Read More

TBI: Rutherford County Woman Indicted on Theft Charge - Over $22,000

Jul 17, 2020 at 06:59 pm by WGNS

RUTHERFORD COUNTY – A 53 year old Rutherford County woman has been arrested after being indicted on a theft charge, following an investigation by Special Agents with the.... Read More

Shooting on Friday Afternoon in Murfreesboro

Jul 17, 2020 at 06:41 pm by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police responded to a shooting in the 700 block of South East Broad Street at 4:41 p.m. Friday afternoon (July 17, 2020). Reports indicate that one person was sho.... Read More

UPDATE: TVA Power Line Problem Results in Power Outage for North Rutherford County

Jul 17, 2020 at 03:45 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, TN – We have more news on a recent power outage that took place on Wednesday, July 15th... At least three houses were damaged Tuesday on Atlas Drive in Nor.... Read More

Tri-Star Stonecrest Medical Donates 500 Masks to Rutherford County Businesses to Support #RutherfordResponsible Initiative

Jul 17, 2020 at 03:00 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron announced a new initiative last week entitled “#RutherfordResponsible” strongly encouraging citizen.... Read More

Retail, restaurant traffic rose ahead of July 4 in Tennessee metro areas

Jul 17, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Data analysis by a Middle Tennessee State University professor suggests that Fourth of July weekend preparations brought a substantial, but short-l.... Read More

Over $2,000 in Perfume Stolen from ULTA in Murfreesboro

Jul 17, 2020 at 07:30 am by WGNS

On July 1st and July 10th, two subjects in Murfreesboro entered the Ulta store at 2615 Medical Center Parkway and allegedly took several bottles of perfume. The fragrances wer.... Read More

RELEASE FROM "Americans for Tax Fairness" - In First Three Months of Pandemic Tennessee Billionaires’ Net Worth Jumps $4.4 Billion

Jul 17, 2020 at 06:15 am by WGNS

REPORT from "Americans for Tax Fairness" and Chris Fleming with Red Horse Strategies:  Tennessee has 8 billionaires who collectively saw their wealth increase by $4.4 bil.... Read More

VA nurse receives VA Secretary’s top award

Jul 17, 2020 at 05:15 am by WGNS

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) announced Kelly Drumright, MSN, RN, CNL, CCRN-CMC, CSC, as the national winner of the 2020 VA Secretary’s Award for Excellen.... Read More

Sept. 11 MTSU Songs for Service canceled due to COVID-19

Jul 16, 2020 at 05:45 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Citing public health concerns, organizers have canceled the inaugural Songs for Service, a tribute scheduled for Sept. 11 in Middle.... Read More

ACLU-TN Releases Report Analyzing Tennessee's Jail Populations During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Jul 16, 2020 at 03:30 pm by WGNS

The American Civil Liberties Union of Tennessee released a comprehensive, statewide report that illustrates the cumulative impact of varying efforts to decarcerate local jails.... Read More

Early Voting Set to Begin Across Tennessee

Jul 16, 2020 at 02:00 pm by WGNS

Early voting for the State and Federal Primary and County General election begins Friday, July 17, running Monday to Saturday until Saturday, Aug. 1. Election Day is Thursday,.... Read More

FREE Food Distribution Saturday

Jul 16, 2020 at 01:45 pm by WGNS

MTSU is the location of an upcoming food distribution sponsored by “One Generation Away” on Saturday (July 18, 2020) from 9AM to 11AM.The event will be in the Ruth.... Read More

POLICE: Be on the Lookout

Jul 16, 2020 at 11:38 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police are on the lookout for a subject who allegedly stole tools and then returned them to Lowe’s. Detectives need help identifying the man who reportedly.... Read More

Can you Name this Suspect for Murfreesboro Police?

Jul 16, 2020 at 11:31 am by WGNS

Murfreesboro Police Detectives are asking for assistance in identifying and locating a woman suspected of fraudulent use of a credit card. The Murfreesboro case started on Jul.... Read More

Volunteer Opportunity - Become a Tutor in Rutherford County for Read To Succeed

Jul 16, 2020 at 11:21 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn - If you are looking for a rewarding volunteer opportunity, please consider being an ESL (English Second Language) teacher or one-on-one tutor for adult lea.... Read More

Race Education Workshop to Be Held hosted by the Community Action Committee of Rutherford County and the Department of Justice

Jul 16, 2020 at 11:02 am by WGNS

The Community Action Committee of Rutherford County, in coordination with the United States Department of Justice Community Relations Service, United States Attorney Office fo.... Read More

Talking roads, Jefferson Pike and more

Jul 16, 2020 at 10:58 am by WGNS

Bryan talks to State Rep. Mike Sparks and Road Board members Keith Bratcher and Mark Lee about Jefferson Pike and other road projects.

MTSU joins TTU, UTC to secure $250K grant to boost tech workforce development, research

Jul 16, 2020 at 10:52 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University has joined with two state universities in a grant-funded project that aims to bolster regional workforce dev.... Read More