Wake Up Crew for Mon. 7-27-20

Jul 27, 2020 at 08:19 am by WGNS

Additional Counties Quarantined for Emerald Ash Borer

Jul 27, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

While Rutherford County was already quarantined for the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB), two more counties have been added to the list after the beetle was detected earlier this month.... Read More

Happy Birthday MTV

Jul 27, 2020 at 06:45 am by WGNS

In just a few days MTV will celebrate their 39th birthday. Those who are under the age of 39 don't know much about music videos on cable TV. As for the 40 plus population, man.... Read More

Main Street Cancels "Friday Night Live" and "Jazz Fest" In 2020

Jul 27, 2020 at 06:25 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Main Street Murfreesboro board met and decided to cancel all Friday night live concerts as well as Jazz Fest for 2020. This was all due to the uncerta.... Read More

Online Faith and Justice Summit Puts Focus on Reaching Tennesseans with Legal Needs

Jul 27, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

Faith leaders, judges, attorneys, and other members of Tennessee’s religious and legal communities gathered online recently to discuss ways to work together and expand a.... Read More
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Man Falls 15-Feet From Walter Hill Dam

Jul 26, 2020 at 01:52 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Around 5:15 Saturday afternoon, a man fell 15-feet from the top of the Walter Hill Dam to the rocks and stream below on the East Fork of the Stones R.... Read More

Mayor McFarland Discusses "Racial Issues" 6PM Tuesday

Jul 26, 2020 at 01:33 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro Mayor Shane McFarland will be on WGNS at 6:00 o'clock this coming Tuesday night with a "Conversation On Race" with Dr. Vincent L. Windrow. This wil.... Read More

1PM Thursday Auction of Old Bank On Square

Jul 26, 2020 at 10:41 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The old bank with a coin shop on the rear are being auctioned off at 1:00 o'clock this coming Thursday afternoon. For more information, contact County Depu.... Read More

Tennessee COVID-19 Food Benefit Extended

Jul 25, 2020 at 05:16 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) The deadline to apply for food assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic period has been extended to August 14, 2020.   Applications will now be accepted.... Read More

COVID-19 This Week in Rutherford County

Jul 25, 2020 at 04:38 pm by WGNS

The active cases of COVID-19 in Rutherford County continue to rise and the total deaths have risen six to 47 (as of July 26).  In data released by the Tennessee Departme.... Read More
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Milton, TN Had A Great Bicentennial Celebration

Jul 25, 2020 at 03:53 pm by WGNS

(MILTON, TN)  You couldn't have had a more perfect day to celebrate the Milton, Tennessee Bicentennial. The gathering point was in front of Hopewell Church on Milton Stre.... Read More

Cathy Taylor Charged With TennCare Fraud

Jul 25, 2020 at 11:03 am by WGNS

(FRANKLIN)  In neighboring Franklin, a multi-year investigation by Special Agents with the Medicaid Fraud Control Division of the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation h.... Read More
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Murfreesboro Square Alive With Action Saturday

Jul 25, 2020 at 10:23 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Sunny, temps in the low 80s and a gentle breeze--that created a perfect morning for shopping a family owned and operated stores around the square, along with ta.... Read More

Ram's Summer Traffic Frolics

Jul 25, 2020 at 08:59 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Mix construction projects with traffic and you get "grid lock". Transportation Department Deputy Director Ram Balachandran warns where to avoid starting t.... Read More

TN Faith Leaders Encourage Census Participation

Jul 25, 2020 at 08:55 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  This weekend faith leaders across Tennessee will encourage their congregations to respond to the 2020 Census and encourage their friends and neighbor.... Read More

Apply For Grants That Preserve Civil War History

Jul 25, 2020 at 08:51 am by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) The Tennessee Wars Commission, the Tennessee Historical Commission program devoted to preserving the state’s significant military history has announced.... Read More

Federal Court Blocks TN Abortion Bans

Jul 25, 2020 at 08:43 am by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  A federal district court in Tennessee issued a preliminary injunction blocking parts of a new Tennessee law, including a series of gestational age.... Read More

Sports Broadcaster Dennis Weaver Has Passed Away

Jul 24, 2020 at 10:29 pm by WGNS

We are sad to report the passing of Dennis Weaver, a fellow sports broadcaster in nearby Coffee County with deep Rutherford County ties. He was 58-years old and passed away F.... Read More

1,000 New Jobs Coming--Amazon Mt. Juliet

Jul 24, 2020 at 02:46 pm by WGNS

(MT. JULIET) More than 1,000 new full-time jobs are coming to the second Amazon fulfillment center in Tennessee. An 855,000 square foot complex is being constructed with.... Read More

Help For Re-Opening Businesses

Jul 24, 2020 at 11:45 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Local Better Business Bureau's James Price has ideas to help businesses that are reopening in this COVID-19 environment.    BBB p.... Read More