Early Saturday Morning Fatal Shooting Near Student Apartments

Oct 24, 2020 at 10:17 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Another fatal shooting near college student apartments. Around 12:50AM early Saturday (10/24/2020) morning, a man was found in his car with a gunshot wound at t.... Read More

Murfreesboro STARS: Anthony Wolfe and Jeremy Vassar

Oct 24, 2020 at 10:00 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Murfreesboro Street Department employee Anthony Wolfe and Fleet Department employee Jeremy Vassar have received the STARS Award (Succeeding Through A.... Read More

Ram's "Falling Leaves" Road Report

Oct 24, 2020 at 09:35 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) The falling leaves drift by your window, and pile up in the streets. Murfreesboro Transportation Department's Deputy Director Ram Balachandran warns motorists o.... Read More

Go Blue: One of TOP Teacher Prep In Nation

Oct 24, 2020 at 09:29 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Middle Tennessee State University’s in-the-field training offered through its undergraduate elementary teacher preparation program has been ranked a.... Read More

Murfreesboro "Odor" Update

Oct 24, 2020 at 09:21 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Investigations into odor reports by the on-site team at Middle Point Landfill continue to provide clarity into the sources of odor in the community. There.... Read More

Helping Veterans

Oct 24, 2020 at 08:58 am by WGNS

Eugene Morgan knows what it means to be resilient. In 2017, the Navy Veteran opened shop in his 10-foot by 18-foot garage repairing and customizing motorcycles. However, his.... Read More

U.S. Sen. Alexander Supports COVID-19 Relief

Oct 24, 2020 at 07:02 am by WGNS

(MARYVILLE, TN)  United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) voted for COVID-19 relief legislation that was blocked by Senate Democrats. “For the second time i.... Read More

Blackman Downs Siegel; Other RuCo FB Scores

Oct 23, 2020 at 11:39 pm by WGNS

Blackman defeated Siegel on the road Friday night 30-7. It was a rain soaked second half, which saw the game delayed nearly 45-minutes due to lightning in the area. All of the.... Read More

Make Every Week "Teen Driver Safety Week"

Oct 23, 2020 at 06:18 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Every week should be "National Teen Driver Safety Week", but as you have been hearing on WGNS--this week law enforcement agencies are getting out this imp.... Read More

West Tennessee registered sex offender found guilty of raping young Murfreesboro girl

Oct 23, 2020 at 05:14 pm by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – A Jackson man, already on the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation Sex Offender Registry, has been convicted by a Rutherford County jury for raping a.... Read More

New Section of Greenway Is NOW Open In Barfield Park!

Oct 23, 2020 at 03:10 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  On Friday morning (10/23/2020) the Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department was in Barfield Crescent Park on Veterans Parkway to open the latest expan.... Read More

UPDATE: Grandmother continues to appeal for more information on granddaughter's death

Oct 23, 2020 at 11:15 am by WGNS

Grandmother Annie Maples lives with the pain of two sons dying and now suffers more heartache from the death of her granddaughter, Shontisha Marie Rutland.Rutland, 22, of Nash.... Read More

Retired MTSU professor Mary Nichols has been deployed with multiple hurricanes this season; several other local volunteers deployed for hurricanes and wildfires

Oct 23, 2020 at 09:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Retirement looks very different for former Middle Tennessee State University mass communications professor, Mary Nichols. While some may take it ea.... Read More

Wake Up Crew for Friday, October 23rd, 2020

Oct 23, 2020 at 08:29 am by WGNS

Rutherford County EMS of the Year Honored by The Exchange Club of Murfreesboro

Oct 23, 2020 at 08:15 am by WGNS

Ollie Leslie III, Critical Care Paramedic, Rutherford County Emergency Service ( RC-EMS ), is the recipient of The Exchange Club of Murfreesboro Outstanding Rutherford Co.... Read More

Child Health Month this October

Oct 23, 2020 at 08:00 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Health invites all Tennesseans to celebrate Child Health Month this October! This annual event focuses on positively impacting the lives of childre.... Read More

Continued Reemployment of Tennesseans Drives Unemployment Down across the State - Rutherford County falls to 5.4%

Oct 23, 2020 at 07:45 am by WGNS

The unemployment rates in each of Tennessee’s 95 counties decreased in September, according to new data released by the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Devel.... Read More

Tennessee Infrastructure Plan for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

Oct 23, 2020 at 07:00 am by WGNS

The Tennessee Department of Health today announced the state’s infrastructure plan for distribution of COVID-19 vaccines once they become available. TDH in coordination.... Read More

MTSU fall drug take-back day collection yields 68 pounds

Oct 23, 2020 at 06:30 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Officials with the MTSU Campus Pharmacy collected nearly 68 pounds of unwanted drugs dropped off by the public and campus community Thursday (Oct..... Read More

City Street and Fleet Department employees receive STARS Award; Anthony Wolfe and Jeremy Vassar went above and beyond

Oct 23, 2020 at 06:00 am by WGNS

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Street Department employee Anthony Wolfe and Fleet Department employee Jeremy Vassar have been named STARS (Succeeding Through Attitud.... Read More