UPDATE: Interviews for the Next Murfreesboro Schools Director to start January 11th

Jan 04, 2021 at 10:09 am by WGNS

The final five candidates for Murfreesboro City Schools' next District Director are set to begin interviews on January 11th with the final interview taking place on the 1.... Read More

Tennessee Nominations Open for 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards

Jan 04, 2021 at 09:44 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Arts Commission is accepting nominations now through March 31, 2021, for the 2021 Governor’s Arts Awards, to be presented by Governor and First Lady Lee in.... Read More

TN Department of Environment and Conservation Offers Tennesseans Free Radon Test Kits for Homes

Jan 04, 2021 at 09:33 am by WGNS

With Tennesseans spending more time at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) encourages households to take advanta.... Read More

State Releases New Information for Unemployment Claimants

Jan 04, 2021 at 07:44 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (TDLWD) has new information regarding weekly certifications for claimants receiving federal pandemic unemployment b.... Read More

UPDATE: COVID-19 Vaccines Currently being Administered in Phases in Rutherford County, TN

Jan 04, 2021 at 07:39 am by WGNS

COVID Vaccinations have been administered to multiple first responders and healthcare providers in Rutherford County. WGNS was told by County Mayor Bill Ketron that the proces.... Read More

Update on WGNS' Jon Dinkins in His COVID-19 Battle

Jan 04, 2021 at 07:00 am by WGNS

As many listeners are aware, WGNS' Jon Dinkins has been in a serious battle with COVID-19. Many people have asked for an update on his condition. He was able to join the Wake.... Read More

Baylor Bramble Passes Away

Jan 02, 2021 at 07:09 pm by WGNS

The former Siegel football player who suffered a traumatic brain injury during a game in 2015 passed away Saturday. His father, David, who is pastor at Northside Baptist Chur.... Read More

Lloyd Chisholm Killed In Saturday Fire

Jan 02, 2021 at 06:25 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Around 12:30 Saturday afternoon (1/2/2021) a 911 call was received about a home fire on Asbury Lane. First units on the scene reported heavy smoke and flames al.... Read More

Bill Shacklett, youth baseball, church, Greenhouse

Jan 02, 2021 at 12:29 pm by WGNS

You know Bill Shacklett for preserving history through his family business, Shacklett’s Photography…or with his work on the City Council. But did you know that Bi.... Read More

RCSO Lt. Derek Oeser

Jan 02, 2021 at 12:27 pm by WGNS

A listener told WGNS that Rutherford County Sheriff’s Lieutenant Derek Oeser helped when a family crisis erupted. His calm and professional demeanor saved her older brot.... Read More

2021 Brings New Laws and 112th General Assembly

Jan 02, 2021 at 11:44 am by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  2021 brings a fresh beginning to Tennessee. January 1, 2021 put into effect new laws. Plus, the 112th Tennessee General Assembly begins its 90-day, two-.... Read More

Saturday Morning Home-Fire On Jefferson Pike

Jan 02, 2021 at 09:40 am by WGNS

(La VERGNE TN) Around 4:45 Saturday morning (1/2/2021) firefighters from the La Vergne Fire Department were dispatched to a structure fire in the 400 block of Jefferson Pike.&.... Read More

Welcome: 1st Baby of the New Year!

Jan 01, 2021 at 07:42 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Few new years have been as eagerly awaited as 2021, and cutie Scarlett Renee Comer came-into Ascension St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital with the s.... Read More

The New Year Arrived--WGNS Is Feeling Great At Age 74!

Jan 01, 2021 at 12:35 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The New Year of 2021 has arrived, and like everyone else--the Good Neighbor Station is looking forward to positive changes. Murfreesboro's first radio sta.... Read More

New Years Eve Home Fire

Jan 01, 2021 at 12:09 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Around 9:00 o'clock New Years' evening, Murfreesboro Fire-Rescue was called to a home fire at 3203 Dupree Lane. Engine 9 was the first on the scene, and.... Read More

Morales Arrested and Released New Year's Eve

Jan 01, 2021 at 12:00 pm by WGNS

(SMYRNA TN)  Smyrna Police have located Armando Morales, Jr., who has active warrants for Sexual Battery. On New Years eve, police reported, "Mr. Morales is in custo.... Read More

Welcome 2021--Watch Where You're Driving!

Jan 01, 2021 at 11:36 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Now that 2021 has arrived, growth will continue to be a part of the New Year. Murfreesboro Transportation Department Deputy Director Ram Balachandran warn.... Read More

MLK Virtual Exhibit

Jan 01, 2021 at 11:30 am by WGNS

(Jan. 6 - April 3, 2021) VIRTUAL MLK Exhibition at the Bradley Academy Museum and Cultural Center (415 S. Academy St.). This "virtual" event was created a way to produce a stu.... Read More

Hot Chocolate Historic Walks At Cannonsburgh

Jan 01, 2021 at 11:17 am by WGNS

Wednesdays (Jan. 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2021) 10AM Learn local history while enjoying a hot chocolate stroll of Cannonsburgh Village (Front St.). Try out that new camera, practice.... Read More

UPDATE: The 911 System was Down in Rutherford County and Beyond - How was it Handled?

Jan 01, 2021 at 11:16 am by WGNS

On Christmas day the bomb in Nashville wreaked havoc on communities across Middle Tennessee, due to 9-1-1 lines being disabled. Rutherford County Mayor Bill Ketron stated....... Read More