Low Crime Statistics Reported in La Vergne

Jul 28, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

(La Vergne, Tenn.) New numbers show a downtick of crime year-over-year in La Vergne of nearly 6% overall.A total of 2,924 crimes were reported in 2017, 2,630 were reported in.... Read More

Save lives while staying in - The American Heart Association’s Rutherford Heart Walk goes virtual

Jul 28, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

With the recent coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic keeping more Americans at home, the American Heart Association, the leading voluntary health organization focused on heart and.... Read More

Erick Bixler Murdered Sunday Night At Asbury Ln. Home

Jul 27, 2020 at 11:12 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Rutherford County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the death of Erick Bixler who was found late Sunday (7/26/2020) at his home .... Read More
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Missing 83-Year Old Woman Found Alive Near Quarry

Jul 27, 2020 at 08:47 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A missing 83-year old woman was found dehydrated, but alive, on Monday afternoon. She was found in a wooded area at the Rogers Group's Murfreesboro-Ruther.... Read More

ACTION REQUIRED BY ALL RUTHERFORD CO. SCHOOL PARENTS: Online Registration

Jul 27, 2020 at 05:42 pm by WGNS

There will be a new process to register your children for Rutherford County Schools this year.  James Evans, spokesman for the system, says this will take the place of t.... Read More

Sen. Alexander: Student Debt, School Choice, and Child Care

Jul 27, 2020 at 04:49 pm by WGNS

(WASHINGTON DC)  On Monday (7/27/2020), in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Senate health and education committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) introduced legislat.... Read More

Joshua Hallmon Charged In Monday Morning Kidnapping/Carjacking

Jul 27, 2020 at 04:35 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Here's an update on the early Monday morning shooting and carjacking that occurred minutes into the new day.   An 18-year-old Murfreesboro resident w.... Read More

Tennessee Has the 2nd Fewest Roads in Poor Condition - Murfreesboro Road Projects Continue

Jul 27, 2020 at 04:15 pm by WGNS

According to data from the Federal Highway Administration, 26 percent of major urban roads in the U.S. are in poor condition.In Tennessee, only 8.6% of all major roads are in.... Read More

Get your FREE MILK on Friday!

Jul 27, 2020 at 02:20 pm by WGNS

Free milk for Rutherford Countians! The Dairy Alliance has partnered with Borden Dairy and Rutherford County Extension to distribute FREE milk to anyone who wants it. Many fam.... Read More

MURFREESBORO: ‘Downtown on the Farm’ continues at a social distance in 2020

Jul 27, 2020 at 01:44 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. -- Downtown on the Farm, presented by Locally Owned Murfreesboro, is BYOB (Bring Your Own Blanket) in 2020, the nonprofit announced.The organizing committe.... Read More

UPDATE: Rutherford County Schools to further Examine Phasing in Students Starting August 10th

Jul 27, 2020 at 01:17 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Schools Director Bill Spurlock told WGNS about the start of school for both students and teachers, who will be back in the classroom first..Again, August 10t.... Read More

GAS PRICES: Healthy fuel supply levels should keep gas prices cheaper than last summer

Jul 27, 2020 at 12:26 pm by WGNS

Tennessee Regional Prices- Most expensive metro markets –  Memphis ($1.97), Jackson ($1.97), Morristown ($1.95)- Least expensive metro mark.... Read More

Midnight: 19-Year Old Shot In Kidnapping-Carjacking

Jul 27, 2020 at 12:16 pm by WGNS

(UPDATED - MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro Police officers responded to a carjacking/kidnapping on Amber Glen Drive around midnight Sunday going into Monday. Abmber Glen runs.... Read More

Free Class in Cannon County on Overdoses and How to Utilize NARCAN

Jul 27, 2020 at 12:00 pm by WGNS

In nearby Woodbury, the Cannon County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition will hold its August online Building Community Resources Series presentation on Tuesday, August 4th.... Read More

MTSU, Motlow, Columbia State use $300K USDA grant to steer students to agriculture, fermentation science

Jul 27, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Attracting future students to agriculture and MTSU’s Fermentation Science program — that’s the objective of a new U.S. Department.... Read More

Habitat ReStore Reduces Landfill Waste

Jul 27, 2020 at 10:44 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival has been canceled this year due to Covid-19, but their work in the community continues! For the third year in.... Read More

Tennessee Ranks in Top 10 States Where Rich Millennials Are Moving

Jul 27, 2020 at 10:30 am by WGNS

Rising populations can invigorate local economies, especially when incoming residents are wealthy and young. So where are rich millennials migrating? In a new annual study, Sm.... Read More

Application Period Extended Until August 14 for Pandemic Food Assistance

Jul 27, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

Tennessee parents have additional time to apply for an important program designed to help them feed their families during the COVID-19 pandemic. Applications will now be accep.... Read More

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