Certain Fireworks illegal in Murfreesboro, Regulated times to shoot Fireworks

Jul 01, 2020 at 11:02 am by WGNS

(PHOTO by Andy Hutchins)  Be careful as to what kind of fireworks you shoot in the city limits of Murfreesboro because some are illegal to buy and use. Both bottle r.... Read More

Middle Tennessee Electric's Merger-Purchase Of MED Complete

Jul 01, 2020 at 10:59 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  The merger between the Murfreesboro Electric Department (MED) and Middle Tennessee Electric (MTE) is now official as the final papers were signed. &n.... Read More

Republic Services Gives 60K Masks To County

Jul 01, 2020 at 10:06 am by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Republic Services, who operate Middle Point Landfill, has donated 60,000 N95 respirator masks to Rutherford County to help protect first responders, count.... Read More

RELEASE: TN AFL-CIO Announces Endorsed Candidates Ahead of August 6th Primary Election

Jul 01, 2020 at 05:15 am by WGNS

Following a meeting of its Executive Board and COPE Committee held earlier this week, the Tennessee AFL-CIO Labor Council is announcing its list of endorsed candidates&nb.... Read More

Craig McCabe, MD, PhD, FACS

Jul 01, 2020 at 12:01 am by WGNS

A listener writes, "I'm a musician and it's very important for me to see, but one day everything went black. I waited a couple of days for the light to come back, but it didn'.... Read More

Tamera Blair returning ‘home’ as new principal of Riverdale High School

Jun 30, 2020 at 03:20 pm by WGNS

By JAMES EVANSRutherford County SchoolsTamera Blair graduated Riverdale in 1987 and returned to the school more than 20 years later as a library media specialist. She’s.... Read More

Rutherford County Mayors’ Caucus Shares Joint Message Concerning Face Coverings

Jun 30, 2020 at 02:45 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN—Over the weekend, Dr. Michael Caldwell, Director of the Metro Public Health Department issued Public Health Order 8 that mandates the use of facial.... Read More

Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford Unveils $82M Expansion Project to Meet Market's Anticipated Growth

Jun 30, 2020 at 02:37 pm by WGNS

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was live-streamed on June 18, 2020, to celebrate completion of Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford's widely anticipated $82M vertical expansion project.... Read More

Murfreesboro looking to Start Ambulance Service - Rutherford County says Bad Idea

Jun 30, 2020 at 01:33 pm by WGNS

Rutherford County Emergency Medical Services (RCEMS) has provided an ambulance service throughout the area since 1972. County Mayor Bill Ketron says the City of Murfreesboro n.... Read More

Financial Independence with Edward Jones financial advisor Lee Colvin

Jun 30, 2020 at 11:02 am by WGNS

NYC Nurse Thanks Fellow Heroes at Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford

Jun 30, 2020 at 10:45 am by WGNS

ABOVE: Lewis (right) and her mom delivering thank you notes and goodies to Ascension Saint Thomas Rutherford. "I wanted to show appreciation to the nurses at As.... Read More

Siegel High teacher earns Outstanding Biology Teacher Award for Tennessee

Jun 30, 2020 at 10:27 am by WGNS

By PAIGE HOLLOWAYRutherford County SchoolsChristina Nichols-Hurt of Siegel High School was recently named the winner of the 2019-2020 Outstanding Biology Teacher Award in Tenn.... Read More

City Councilman Ronnie Martin with Murfreesboro Police Chief Michael Bowen

Jun 30, 2020 at 10:18 am by WGNS

Tennessee Right to Life Condemns Supreme Court Ruling Basic Safeguards for Women Struck Down

Jun 30, 2020 at 07:00 am by WGNS

RELEASE from TN RIGHT TO LIFE: Leaving health and lives of women and unborn children at risk, the U.S. Supreme Court Monday (6/29/20) ruled against basic regulation of abortio.... Read More
Former Siegel boys basketball coach Ben Dotson

UPDATE: Former Siegel Boys Coach Skull Surgery Successful

Jun 29, 2020 at 11:16 pm by WGNS

Former Siegel High School boys basketball coach Ben Dotson is recovering after having skull surgery on Monday (June 29). By late afternoon, the family reported the surger.... Read More

Murfreesboro to Present Fireworks Display July 4, Listen on WGNS!

Jun 29, 2020 at 07:16 pm by WGNS

The City of Murfreesboro will present its annual fireworks display from a new location this year to celebrate Independence Day July 4. Although there will be no official venue.... Read More

Robert Dumas Charged With Reckless Endangerment X 7

Jun 29, 2020 at 05:37 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  A Murfreesboro man has been arrested for shooting multiple times at a home in the 500 block of Highland Avenue. The shooting occurred just after.... Read More
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Man Dies In Sunday Medical Center Parkway Crash

Jun 29, 2020 at 04:22 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Here is an update on the 5:26PM Sunday (6/28/2020) afternoon two car crash on Medical Center Parkway.  An Antioch man has died, and three others were.... Read More

Blood URGENTLY Needed By Red Cross

Jun 29, 2020 at 03:49 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Blood donations are usually slow during the summer months, but when you add a five month COVID-19 pandemic on top--the results are devastating to the bloo.... Read More

90% of Tennessee gas stations still have prices below $2.00

Jun 29, 2020 at 02:09 pm by WGNS

The Tennessee gas price average jumped 6 cents this week following a steady week of slow increases. The Tennessee Gas Price average is now $1.95 whic.... Read More