Gas Prices to Remain Highest Since 2014 for 4th of July Weekend

    Jun 24, 2021 at 09:30 am by scott

    Rising gas prices have become the theme for the 2021 summer travel season. According to GasBuddy, many drivers will see prices remain above the $3 per gallon mark in time for.... Read More

    Tuesday: Eric Styer

    Apr 13, 2021 at 08:30 am by scott

    WGNS Slick Pig BBQ Birthday Winner:  Eric Styer The birthday club winner receives Slick Pig's delicious banana pudding. Just stop by Slick Pig in Murfreesboro at 1920 Ea.... Read More

    MURFREESBORO: Shoplifting Incident being Investigated - Allegedly Shoplifting Over $3,100 at Lowe's

    Feb 26, 2021 at 12:51 pm by scott

    Murfreesboro Police need assistance from the community to determine the identity of an accused shoplifter. The shoplifting incident adds up to more than $3,100. Dete.... Read More

    Surgical Masks Equal Criminals Remaining Anonymous and Blending in More Than Ever

    Feb 11, 2021 at 11:45 am by scott

    Shoplifting and burglaries are nothing new in Rutherford County, but everyone wearing a mask because of the COVID Pandemic is new, when compared to years past. We asked Murfre.... Read More

    Excellence in Education Becomes an Outdoor Experience for Murfreesboro City Schools Foundation

    Feb 10, 2021 at 08:24 am by scott

    (Murfreesboro, TN) The 14th Annual Excellence in Education will become An Outdoor Experience on Friday, May 1st at 6 p.m. The outdoor event will be held at Cannonsburgh V.... Read More

    Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation Seeks Public Input on 10-Year Parks and Recreation Plan

    Feb 04, 2021 at 07:15 am by scott

    The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (TDEC) is seeking public input on a state plan that will outline recreation, parks, and conservation priorities for th.... Read More

    Tennessee Has the 8th Smallest Share of Employment in Construction

    Jan 27, 2021 at 03:15 pm by scott

    In Tennessee, 4.2% of all wage and salary workers work in construction. Out of all states, Tennessee has the 8th smallest share of employment in construction.As everyone reali.... Read More


    Jan 17, 2021 at 09:29 am by scott

    MARCH 2019: Standing in front of the White House with signs in hand mentioning North Korea and South Korea spelled as "Corea" is no mistake. Sure, I could have read deeper in.... Read More

    Special Kids and Other Non-Profits Benefit on Giving Tuesday

    Dec 03, 2020 at 08:59 am by scott

    It is hard to believe what can take place for the good in as little as 24-hours.  During this year's Giving Tuesday campaign that took place earlier this week, non-profit.... Read More

    Six Rutherford County Schools Switch to Distance Learning

    Dec 03, 2020 at 08:23 am by scott

    James Evans with the Rutherford County Schools confirmed more changes due to COVID-19. Now, several more schools are switching to distance-learning only as opposed to in-class.... Read More

    Third Quarter 2020 Economic Indicators Report Shows Signs of Economic Recovery

    Nov 27, 2020 at 09:22 am by scott

    Even though economic activity is still below pre-pandemic peak levels, a report from Secretary of State Tre Hargett’s office shows signs of economic recovery.The Tenness.... Read More

    Fire on Murfreesboro Greenway kept Firefighters Busy on Thursday

    Nov 20, 2020 at 10:39 am by scott

    A vegetation fire kept Murfreesboro Fire and Rescue personnel busy Thursday afternoon. Due to high winds and dry conditions, the fire was in a location that was.... Read More

    Fake ID Case in Murfreesboro - Subject Identified

    Sep 17, 2020 at 03:47 pm by scott

    Detectives in Murfreesboro working fraud cases involving the same individual were able to identify their culprit, thanks to those who took the time to view the above photo and.... Read More

    New report finds 41.0% killed in Tennessee car accidents weren't wearing seat belts

    Aug 10, 2020 at 07:00 am by scott

    The number of motor vehicle fatalities has been trending down for decades, driven in large part by more people wearing seat belts. In 2004, more than 19,000 occupants killed i.... Read More

    Attempted Break-In to vehicle

    Jul 31, 2020 at 05:03 pm by scott

    Two individuals attempted to break into a vehicle at a home on Aragorn Way around 3:30 a.m. on July 29, 2020. MPD detectives are trying to figure out who they are. As can be.... Read More

    Appeal filed in Rutherford County Rape Case where Victim was Murdered 1 Week After her Testimony

    Jul 15, 2020 at 09:15 am by scott

    The Tennessee Appeals Court in Nashville will hear a Rutherford County case over a live internet stream this week.The case deals with an appeal that focuses on the admissibili.... Read More

    Murder Case to hit the Courts This Friday in Murfreesboro

    Jul 14, 2020 at 11:40 am by scott

    A man accused of killing his girlfriend will appear in a Rutherford County Courtroom this week. District Attorney Jennings Jones tells WGNS about the case…Brandon Robic.... Read More

    WGU Tennessee, Rutherford County Schools Announce Partnership and Scholarship

    Jul 10, 2020 at 05:15 am by scott

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – WGU Tennessee today announced a new partnership with Rutherford County Schools (RCS). Through the partnership, RCS employees may apply to and.... Read More

    Patterson Park Community Center receives grant to support 2021 ‘MLK Jr. Day of Service’ activity in Murfreesboro

    Jul 03, 2020 at 10:00 am by scott

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Murfreesboro’s Patterson Park Community Center was awarded a Day of Service grant of $50,000 from the Corporation for National and Commu.... Read More

    STOLEN in Rutherford County: Have YOU Seen This Trailer?

    Jul 02, 2020 at 10:18 am by scott

    The Rutherford County Sheriff's Office is asking, "Have you spotted this trailer?"Apparently, it was stolen over the past weekend (June 27, 2020). Authorities say the ste.... Read More