Rutherford County Volunteers Provides Over 61,00 Meals for Food Insecure

Mar 30, 2021 at 10:11 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County employees and other local volunteers recently participated in a food-packaging event that provided over 61,000 meals for the food.... Read More

Total of SIX Weather Related Deaths in Tennessee

Mar 30, 2021 at 10:07 am by WGNS

There were a total of six deaths throughout the state, as a result of the recent storms and flooding. Reports indicate that number could grow as some are still hospitalized. T.... Read More

County Fire Crews Respond to House Fire on Rocky Fork Road Early Tuesday Morning

Mar 30, 2021 at 09:59 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RFCR), Almaville, Kittrell, and Christiana Fire Departments, Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services, and Ruthe.... Read More

Rep. Mike Sparks and Sen. Sara Kyle propose to eliminate gun-safe tax

Mar 30, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

State Rep. Mike Sparks, R-Smyrna, and State Sen. Sara Kyle, D-Memphis, today announced bipartisan legislation that will make it less expensive for gun owners to safely store t.... Read More

UPDATE: The COVID Pandemic in Rutherford County

Mar 30, 2021 at 09:39 am by WGNS

WGNS Continues to follow the COVID-19 trend locally and it appears as if the COVID Pandemic continues to show a slowing trend.  This is important news as this time last y.... Read More

Arrest Made and Stolen Guns Recovered in Bedford County Case

Mar 30, 2021 at 07:13 am by WGNS

An aggravated burglary case out of Wartrace has ended with an arrest and recovery of stolen firearms.Bedford County Sheriff’s Department Detectives have arrested 19-year.... Read More

UPDATE: La Vergne Police Officer Involved in Head-On-Collision during Emergency Call Released from Hospital

Mar 30, 2021 at 07:03 am by WGNS

UPDATE: La Vergne, Tenn. – WGNS NEWS has an update to a story we recently told you about involving a police officer in LaVergne who was injured in a head on collision. T.... Read More

Help with Long Term Care Expenses for Seniors and their Spouses who Served in the Military

Mar 30, 2021 at 06:53 am by WGNS

There is a myriad of programs available for aging seniors and their spouses who served our country in the military, but most people don’t know about all the choices they.... Read More

Tuesday: Diane Patterson

Mar 30, 2021 at 06:03 am by WGNS

WGNS Good Neighbor of the Day for Tuesday, March 30th, 2021: Diane Patterson is today's Good Neighbor of the Day for her consistent work in our community and going out of her.... Read More

MTSU Board of Trustees to hold its quarterly meeting on April 6th

Mar 30, 2021 at 06:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Middle Tennessee State University Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting on Tuesday, April 6.The livestreamed meeting begi.... Read More

UPDATED: WWII Sgt. Norman L. Elzeer flew in a B-24 during 21-Missions

Mar 29, 2021 at 11:23 am by WGNS

This Salute to Veterans is a series, which features WWII Sgt. Norman L. Elzeer. Below, you will find all of the different salutes with Sgt. Elzeer.  More about Sgt. Elze.... Read More

The crisis of the day, by MTSU Professor Larry Burriss

Mar 29, 2021 at 10:53 am by WGNS

MTSU Professor of Journalism explores what he calls, the Crisis of the Day in media…

Special Kids Seeks New "Nurse Manager"

Mar 29, 2021 at 10:16 am by WGNS

The Special Kids campus is now looking to fill one of their most critical leadership positions, the non-profit is searching to hire a new "nurse manager" to oversee the n.... Read More

MTSU survey: Tennessee consumers more optimistic as spring arrives, vaccinations increase

Mar 29, 2021 at 10:11 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Outlook among Tennessee consumers has improved noticeably heading into the spring and summer months, according to the latest statewi.... Read More

UPDATE: Community Investment Study Group begins meeting April 7 to develop recommendations for City Council on best management and use of Murfreesboro Electric Proceeds

Mar 29, 2021 at 10:05 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — The Community Investment Study Group will conduct its first public meeting next month to begin developing recommendations on the best manageme.... Read More

UPDATE: Rutherford Co. Fire Rescue Responds to Two Water Rescues Overnight Involving Submerged Vehicles/To Report Significant Flooding Issues

Mar 29, 2021 at 09:57 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Rutherford County Fire Rescue (RCFR) responded to two more water rescue calls Sunday night, both involving submerged vehicles.The first call occurr.... Read More

Monday: Phillip Vinson

Mar 29, 2021 at 08:30 am by WGNS

WGNS Slick Pig BBQ Birthday Winner:  Phillip Vinson age 40 The birthday club winner receives Slick Pig's delicious banana pudding. Just stop by Slick Pig in Murfreesboro.... Read More

La Vergne Police Officer Injured in Head-On Collision

Mar 29, 2021 at 07:22 am by WGNS

La Vergne, Tenn. - A La Vergne police officer was injured while responding to a call this past Friday night (03/26/2021).Officer Zachary Benedetti was responding to an emergen.... Read More

Tennessee bill says high school athletes must compete as gender they were born

Mar 29, 2021 at 07:15 am by WGNS

Both chambers of the Tennessee General Assembly gave final approval to legislation that claims to protect the competitive balance of women’s sports last week.House Bill.... Read More

Gas Prices this week in Tennessee

Mar 29, 2021 at 06:56 am by WGNS

Some of the Prices Around Rutherford County, TN: - Murphy USA in Murfreesboro, TN: $2.44/gal - Dodge'as Store in Murfreesboro, TN: $2.44/gal - Mobil in LaVergne, TN: $2.58/gal.... Read More