Music Through the Decades: The 1970s

Jul 07, 2020 at 05:45 am by WGNS

By Gloria Christy with Shacklett's Photography and Organizer with Uncle Dave Macon DaysUnder a dimly lit Tennessee flag wafting above a smoke-filled arena, music was flooding.... Read More

Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Now ISO Rating 1/1X

Jul 06, 2020 at 07:56 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  It took years of preparation and planning, and now Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department has the top ISO (Insurance Services Office) rating of 1/1X. .... Read More

Arrest made in case of Subject accused of Spitting at and Assaulting Motorcyclist

Jul 06, 2020 at 06:15 pm by WGNS

UPDATE - ARREST MADE: Murfreesboro Detectives have identified the person who allegedly assaulted and spit on a motorcycle rider at S. Church St. and Middle Tennessee Blvd. Acc.... Read More

2020 TN Radio Hall of Fame Induction Postponed

Jul 06, 2020 at 05:26 pm by WGNS

Add the Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame to the list of Murfreesboro events postponed due to COVID-19. The group's board of directors have decided to postpone, not cancel, this y.... Read More

Rutherford County Strongly Encourages Masks; Not Mandated

Jul 06, 2020 at 05:07 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron announced Monday that Rutherford County will not impose a mask mandate,--instead, businesses, citizens, and visitors are strongly encourage.... Read More

Tennessee Army National Guard SFC Tracy Banta Presents Flag to Rutherford County EMS for Supporting Flight Paramedics

Jul 06, 2020 at 12:03 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) Director Carl Hudgens and staff were presented with a certificate and flag display last week i.... Read More

Charlie Daniels Passes Away after Stroke

Jul 06, 2020 at 11:36 am by WGNS

Country music legend Charlie Daniels has passed away after suffering a stroke. He was 83-years old. CBS News Correspondent Jim Krasula has more: Daniels, who lived in.... Read More

Bubba Woodfin Passes Away

Jul 06, 2020 at 11:28 am by WGNS

(Above PHOTO) Bubba Woodfin in the WGNS studio with Truman Jones in 2013. The city of Murfreesboro has lost a great friend. John "Bubba" Woodfin passed away Saturday (Ju.... Read More

TN Motorists Find Cheapest Independence Day Gas Prices Since 2004

Jul 06, 2020 at 11:19 am by WGNS

For the first time in eight weeks, The Tennessee gas price average declined - nearly two cents cheaper compared to last week. The Tennessee Gas Price avera.... Read More

Two Tax Free Weekends Announced for TN

Jul 06, 2020 at 11:11 am by WGNS

First Tax Free Weekend: For 2020 only, the Tennessee General Assembly has approved two separate sales tax holiday weekends. During these weekends, certain goods may be purchas.... Read More

TN Business Relief Program - Reminder

Jul 06, 2020 at 11:01 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Revenue will issue business relief payments through the Tennessee Business Relief Program to small businesses for costs incurred as a result of man.... Read More

Nate Williams with Murfreesboro Parks & Rec with Fireworks Show Re-cap

Jul 06, 2020 at 10:55 am by WGNS

Nate Williams with Murfreesboro Parks & Recreation talks to Bryan about last Saturday's Heart of Tennessee Murfreesboro Fireworks Display. They also touch on plans to re-o.... Read More

Local Attorney Handing Out Free Washable Face Mask Again This Saturday

Jul 06, 2020 at 10:49 am by WGNS

Local attorney John Day will be handing out facemask for those who need one in Murfreesboro again this Saturday… About ten days ago, their offices handed out several h.... Read More

Want to Vote in the August 6 Election? TUESDAY, July 7th is the Registration Deadline

Jul 06, 2020 at 10:20 am by WGNS

Tennesseans who want to vote in the Tennessee State and Federal Primary and County General Election on August 6 must register to vote by Tuesday, July 7, 2020.“The.... Read More
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MOMENTUM RUN 2020 on Saturday

Jul 06, 2020 at 10:02 am by WGNS

Saturday, July 4, saw Rod Key and the walkers/runners of MOMENTUM RUN, led by fitness trainer Rod Key of (Key Fitness), not only going for a walk/run, but handing small Americ.... Read More

Man on the run after shooting ex-girlfriend at Murfreesboro apartment

Jul 06, 2020 at 09:47 am by WGNS

STILL ON THE RUN: Murfreesboro Police Department (MPD) detectives are still searching for the man who shot a woman multiple times and fled the scene early Saturday morning, Ju.... Read More

ACLU-TN Demands Halt to Seizure of Protesters’ Property

Jul 06, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

The ACLU of Tennessee and Shuttleworth, PLLC sent a letter to Governor Lee today calling on the state to respect Tennesseans’ right to peacefully assemble and protest an.... Read More

Op-Ed by Rob Mitchell:

Jul 06, 2020 at 07:50 am by WGNS

EDITORIAL Submitted by:Rutherford Co. Property Assessor Rob MitchellNo idea is more fundamental to Americans' sense of themselves as individuals and as a nation than Freedom..... Read More

The 1880's Story of a Wretched Little Boy - MTSU Professor has the Details (Audio)

Jul 06, 2020 at 07:46 am by WGNS

On July 7,  1883 a puppet was created. It was a puppet carved of wood that was described by the person who created him, a wretched boy.  carved of wood… In 19.... Read More

TSSAA Meets Wednesday on Football Plan

Jul 06, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

The TSSAA Board of Control will meet Wednesday to decide a way forward with high school football and other fall contact sports. This after the governor last week extended the.... Read More