Phil & Adrianne Barnett

Wife of Murfreesboro Volunteer Phil Barnett Passes Away

Jun 28, 2020 at 11:44 pm by WGNS

Adrianne Barnett has passed away. She was the wife of Phil Barnett, who is often heard on WGNS' Truman Show and volunteers with many non-profit organizations in Rutherford Cou.... Read More

UPDATE: 2 Died In Friday Night I-24 Crash

Jun 28, 2020 at 09:16 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  Here's an update on the crash that took two lives around 8:00 o'clock Friday night (6/26/2020) on I-24 near the Joe B. Jackson Parkway.  According t.... Read More

Serious Medical Center Parkway Sunday Night Crash

Jun 28, 2020 at 07:40 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO)  On Sunday (6/28/2020) evening, a serious two vehicle crash shut down both lanes of traffic on Medical Center Parkway. It happened near the Searcy Street G.... Read More

DAR 129th Convention Was Virtual: "Honored Local Chapter"

Jun 27, 2020 at 04:53 pm by WGNS

(WASHINGTON, DC) - Members of the Daughters of the American Revolution from around the world gathered for their annual convention – but in a historic first, they gathere.... Read More
Photo by Scott Walker (Past Bonnaroo Concert)

COVID-19 Officially Bumps Bonnaroo

Jun 27, 2020 at 02:35 pm by WGNS

The massive Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival has been officially cancelled for 2020. Bonaroo Music and Arts Festival in neighboring Manchester was to have happened in June. In.... Read More

MFRD, MPD offers fireworks safety tips ahead of Fourth of July holiday

Jun 27, 2020 at 12:40 pm by WGNS

Fireworks are a staple of the Fourth of July holiday, but they can also be dangerous.  The Murfreesboro Fire Rescue Department (MFRD) and Murfreesboro Police Department (.... Read More
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Rep. Terry Shares COVID-19 Briefing

Jun 27, 2020 at 11:40 am by WGNS

Rep. Bryan Terry has been giving updates on his Facebook page periodically on the status of COVID-19. The local doctor shares his insights. Pic 1 Daily Brief: We have over 39.... Read More

Principal Indicted By Grand Jury

Jun 26, 2020 at 11:10 pm by WGNS

A grand jury returned indictments against the suspended principal at Walter Hill Elementary accused of child abuse, among other charges. Helen Campbell was indicted this mont.... Read More

Wanna Buy A BANK? Maybe A COIN SHOP?

Jun 20, 2020 at 07:15 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Wanna buy a bank building? Well, July 30, 2020 could be your lucky day. That's when Rutherford County Government conducts two public auctions. The first is for.... Read More

The Family Center Recognizes RCCWC Leaders as "Change Agents for Children"

Jun 20, 2020 at 10:23 am by WGNS

Rutherford County, TN –The Family Center (TFC) of Tennessee, whose mission is to “break multigenerational cycles of child abuse, neglect, and trauma”, recent.... Read More

"Coffee & Conversation" about local history Saturdays 9AM-Noon

May 24, 2020 at 04:58 pm by WGNS

Saturdays (9AM-Noon) Join the Rutherford County Historical Society for "coffee and conversation" about local history in the historic one-room Ransom School House (717 N. Acade.... Read More

City School's Dr. Gilbert Passed Away From A Stroke

May 20, 2020 at 03:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Murfreesboro City Schools Director Linda Gilbert suffered a stroke at her home Wednesday (5-20-20) morning and sadly passed away a few hours later in a Nashvill.... Read More

Rutherford County Library System offers FREE resume reviews

May 12, 2020 at 02:38 pm by WGNS

Over 300,000 Tennesseans have filed for unemployment during the COVID-19 pandemic. That means unemployed local residents will need to apply for new jobs. First impressions cou.... Read More

Paws & Pearls MOVED To 2021

Apr 11, 2020 at 03:38 pm by WGNS

Sat. (April 17, 2021) 6:00PM PAWS & PEARLS was cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and will be in 2021 at The Grove at Williamson Place (3250 Wilkinson Place).... Read More

Judge Eischeid Examines Walter Hill Case Closely!

Mar 02, 2020 at 05:11 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Two Rutherford County Schools' educators remain off the job and without pay while the District Attorney, DCS, and County Schools continue their investigations i.... Read More

Family SHOCKED By RCS' Response

Feb 27, 2020 at 08:09 pm by WGNS

The family of suspended Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Campbell is "shocked and appalled" at the response from Director Bill Spurlock and Rutherford County.... Read More

RCS Not Budging On Returning Walter Hill Educators

Feb 27, 2020 at 07:12 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Schools have come out strong against returning Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Campbell and Special Needs Educator Bonnie Ma.... Read More

County Mayor FOR Returning Walter Hill Teachers To Jobs and Payng Past Wages

Feb 26, 2020 at 02:03 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) Rutherford County Schools is keeping the two Walter Hill educators on suspension, despite courts dismissing the case. In light of the courts dismissing the cas.... Read More

Judge DISMISSES Cases Against Walter Hill Educators

Feb 24, 2020 at 09:08 pm by WGNS

(MURFREESBORO) On Monday Rutherford County General Sessions Court Judge Lisa Eischeid dismissed the cases against former Walter Hill Elementary School Principal Dr. Helen Camp.... Read More

DATE CHANGE: Exchange Club's "Celebrity Waiters Dinner" Postponed Until 2021

Feb 08, 2020 at 10:48 am by WGNS

Thu. (unknown in 2021) 6:00PM The Exchange Club of Murfreesboro's 11th Annual CELEBRITY WAITER DINNER has been postponed until 2021.  A date has not been set, but WGNS wi.... Read More