McFadden School of Excellence: Distance Learning through November 24th

Nov 15, 2020 at 04:04 pm by WGNS

McFadden School of Excellence is the latest school to move to distance learning because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Rutherford County Schools spokesman James Evans says beginni.... Read More

Man Jailed On 4-Decade Old Child Abuse Charge

Nov 15, 2020 at 03:20 pm by WGNS

UPDATE: (LEBANON, TN)  In neighboring Wilson County, an investigation by Special Agents with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation has resulted in the indictment and arre.... Read More


Nov 14, 2020 at 12:21 pm by WGNS

(NASHVILLE)  Tennessee Governor Bill Lee announced Reconnect to Workforce, a partnership between the Tennessee Higher Education Commission’s Tennessee Reconnect pro.... Read More

Honor Our Medical Hometown Heroes

Nov 14, 2020 at 12:05 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Honoring the hometown heroes at Ascension St. Thomas Rutherford Hospital is something we should all do. Here is a virtual country music event that offers.... Read More

AAA Grants For Educators

Nov 14, 2020 at 11:45 am by WGNS

(NASHVILLE) While administrators and teachers have reacted in remarkable ways during unprecedented times, AAA understands that classroom needs continue to evolve. La.... Read More

BBB Says "Business Networking Works"

Nov 14, 2020 at 11:32 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Rutherford County's Better Business Bureau's representative James Price announced, "Area businesses can learn more through linking with others." He said.... Read More

CONTINUATION: Tracking That 'Boro Smell

Nov 14, 2020 at 11:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The ongoing story of "tracking the smells of Murfreesboro" continues. In response to odor reports received, the team at Middle Point Landfill has been map.... Read More

Child Advocacy Center's "19 Days of Activism"

Nov 14, 2020 at 11:16 am by WGNS

Allegations of a child being sexually abused at a sleepover were relayed to a parent. The parent’s natural response would be to ask a closed-end question of “Did.... Read More

"Warm Day-Cool Day" Traffic Warnings

Nov 14, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  It's like the old song "First you say you do and then you don't"; local weather is fall one day and summer the next. Transportation Department Deputy Dire.... Read More

Oakland Downs Mt. Juliet; Other RuCo FB Scores

Nov 13, 2020 at 10:54 pm by WGNS

Explosive offense and a defense that gave up just over 100-yards was the recipe for another Oakland victory which propel them to the Class 6A quarterfinals. They defeated Mt..... Read More

TENNESSEE: 5.6% of All Homes Were Built Before 1940 - Rutherford Co. has 2,800 homes built pre-1939

Nov 13, 2020 at 11:00 am by WGNS

When it comes to buying a newly-built home, demand far outpaces supply. A survey from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) found that in 2018, 31 percent of home b.... Read More

Tennessee Counties Without Mask Requirements Have Higher COVID-19 Death Toll Per Capita

Nov 13, 2020 at 10:15 am by WGNS

As of November 12th, Rutherford County has 1,610 active COVID-19 cases. Since the start of the Pandemic, Rutherford County has seen 14,425 total cases and 129 deaths. Currentl.... Read More

Regions and Districts Approved

Nov 13, 2020 at 09:52 am by WGNS

The TSSAA approved the region and district reshuffling starting next season. The only change in the tenative plan announced last week was moving Central Magnet to District 10.... Read More

Need help with your Electric or Gas Bills in Murfreesboro?

Nov 13, 2020 at 09:30 am by WGNS

On November 24th, the Mid Cumberland Community Action Agency will host an event to help struggling residents in Rutherford County keep their electricity ON. The non-profit org.... Read More

MTSU dancers bring peace, freedom, protest to life Nov. 21 in virtual Fall Dance Concert

Nov 13, 2020 at 08:52 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Students and faculty in Tennessee’s only full dance degree program are bringing themes of peace, freedom, protest, technology and identity to.... Read More

FREE FOOD and FREE Masks to fight COVID-19 This Saturday in Murfreesboro

Nov 13, 2020 at 06:45 am by WGNS

THIS SATURDAY: Free hot meals and free medical masks will be handed out this Saturday (Nov. 14th) in Murfreesboro. The free mask to help fight the spread of COVID-19 and the f.... Read More

Missing 6-Year-Old in Murfreesboro Reported Missing - FOUND SAFE about an Hour Later

Nov 13, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

A “Be On the Lookout (BOLO)” was issued Thursday evening for a MISSING JUVENILE in Murfreesboro, but later cancelled.Evidently, a 6-year-old boy was reported as mi.... Read More

Rutherford County Traffic Safety Task Force: Move Over Law - Event

Nov 12, 2020 at 04:58 pm by WGNS

Expect slower traffic when teams of officers emphasize enforcement of the “Move Over” law, distracted driving and hazardous driving Friday on Interstate 24 and U.S.... Read More

Checkpoint's in Rutherford County

Nov 12, 2020 at 04:52 pm by WGNS

Three awareness checkpoints will be held Friday to combat the rising number of traffic deaths this year in Rutherford County, a Rutherford County Sheriff’s sergeant said.... Read More

Fewer Americans Traveling This Thanksgiving Amid Pandemic

Nov 12, 2020 at 04:25 pm by WGNS

Thanksgiving will be on the lighter side when it comes to the typical number of travelers on the roads and at airports. According to AAA Travel, effects of the COVID-19 pandem.... Read More