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Who wreaked havoc at a car wash in Murfreesboro?

Who wreaked havoc at a car wash in Murfreesboro?

$5,000 in damages were reported at Mister B's car wash on West Clark Boulevard at Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro. The incident occurred over the past two days.


A special degree in drone operations at MTSU in Murfreesboro

A special degree in drone operations at MTSU in Murfreesboro

Regardless of how you feel about drones and the government, a state funded institution is teaching potential students how to operate unmanned aircraft in Murfreesboro.


BBQ Event in Murfreesboro This Saturday

BBQ Event in Murfreesboro This Saturday

This Saturday, the Murfreesboro Breakfast Rotary Club invites Murfreesboro to the 3rd Annual Backyard BBQ Festival, a community event featuring a nationally recognized Kansas City Barbecue Society-sanctioned BBQ competition.


Trees planted in Murfreesboro and multiple other communities to represent crime victims

Trees planted in Murfreesboro and multiple other communities to represent crime victims

Parole Board Chairman Richard Montgomery said, "Trees represent crime victims because they are strong and resilient.


Tennessee to screen more newborns for rare conditions or illnesses

Tennessee to screen more newborns for rare conditions or illnesses

In 2014, the State Public Health Laboratory conducted screenings for 80,542 newborns in Tennessee. Of these, 151 were identified with diseases or disorders.


UPDATE: SUV overturns this past Saturday in nearby DeKalb County

UPDATE: SUV overturns this past Saturday in nearby DeKalb County

UPDATE: Three people were involved in a two vehicle crash this past Saturday at the intersection of Highway's 70 & 96 at Liberty.


No arrests made in South Church Street hit and run accident in Murfreesboro

No arrests made in South Church Street hit and run accident in Murfreesboro

A South Church Street accident in Murfreesboro is being investigated by police. The crash occurred around 5AM on Monday in front of the Ramada Inn. After the driver struck the rear of the Nissan Altima being driven by Heather Johnson, he fled the scene.


UPDATE: Court case involving the murder of the Murfreesboro O'Charley's manager officially closes

UPDATE: Court case involving the murder of the Murfreesboro O'Charley's manager officially closes

A day after the hold-up and shooting, Alexander was arrested at International Paper where he was employed. He was eventually convicted for the murder of Bahmanziari and sentenced to life in prison.


Siegel Middle Teacher/Coach Suspended

Siegel Middle Teacher/Coach Suspended

WGNS was told by a parent who wished to be anonymous, "A teacher at Siegel Middle school was accused of raping a teenager." With that information in hand...


City of Murfreesboro wants your input - Send email or be at meeting

City of Murfreesboro wants your input - Send email or be at meeting

The City of Murfreesboro will conduct a neighborhood public meeting in the library at Cason Lane Academy, Tuesday, April 28, 2015, from 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., to provide an opportunity for public comment on the proposed Spence Creek Watershed Study.


Pedestrian struck

Pedestrian struck

A pedestrian running across Broad Street at West Main was struck by a pickup truck around noon on Monday. The white male ran into the direct path of the truck...


Gas Prices Jump: $2.22 at some discounters.

Gas Prices Jump: $2.22 at some discounters.

The most expensive oil of 2015 triggered increases at the gas pump, and prices could continue to climb this week. Here in the 'Boro the price per gallon for regular gas jumped to $2.22 at some discounters.


Obituaries (Listen online)

These are the latest obituaries in Rutherford County...


Healing Fields Moving to First United Methodist Church

Healing Fields Moving to First United Methodist Church

In the days leading up to Memorial Day the Murfreesboro Noon Exchange Club will post hundreds of 3 foot by 5 foot American flags ( American made ) flying on 8 foot white staffs with gold ball tops...


Seat belt fines to go UP

Seat belt fines to go UP

For the first time in years, the penalty for not wearing your seat belt in Tennessee is set to increase.


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Woodbury Police Chief under investigation by TBI

Woodbury Police Chief under investigation by TBI

Woodbury Police Chief Kevin Mooneyham is facing questions concerning an audit conducted by the Tennessee Department of Transportation


Youth for Christ Director Vickie Edwards talks about an upcoming 5K

Youth for Christ Director Vickie Edwards talks about an upcoming 5K

This year's race/walk is slated for Monday, May 25, (Memorial Day) at Central Magnet School, 701 E. Main Street. The race start time is 7 a.m. with on-site registration from 6 to 6:45 a.m.


The Joe B. Jackson Bridge has yet to open in Murfreesboro

The Joe B. Jackson Bridge has yet to open in Murfreesboro

The Joe B. Jackson Parkway bridge that brings South Church Street to I-24 as you near the Barfield area was scheduled to be open this past March, but that didn't happen.


Crystal Meth found in Coffee County during I-24 stop

Crystal Meth found in Coffee County during I-24 stop

Members of the Tennessee Highway Patrol's (THP) West Bureau Interdiction Plus team discovered approximately one and a half pounds of crystal methamphetamine on a routine traffic stop last week in Coffee County.


UPDATE: Winchester, TN Plane Crash on Saturday

UPDATE: Winchester, TN Plane Crash on Saturday

Authorities confirmed a small plane crashed just after takeoff at the Winchester Municipal Airport on Saturday.


Tammy Bradford and Vickie Wilson have joined Miller Loughry Beach Insurance Services

Tammy Bradford and Vickie Wilson have joined Miller Loughry Beach Insurance Services

Miller Loughry Beach is one of the largest independent insurance agencies in Middle Tennessee. In business more than 60 years, the firm's 35 associates work with over 7,500 clients.


UPDATE: MTSU Confirms they will take disciplinary action against student involved in alleged Florida gang rape

UPDATE: MTSU Confirms they will take disciplinary action against student involved in alleged Florida gang rape

As was reported this past week, an MTSU student was one of three arrested in the alleged gang rape of an unconscious woman in Panama City Beach, Florida. MTSU confirms they will take disciplinary action against the suspect.


Woman accused of stealing over $250,000 from her granny

Woman accused of stealing over $250,000 from her granny

Special Agents from the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation have obtained an indictment for a Santa Fe woman accused of stealing more than a quarter of a million dollars from her grandmother.


UPDATE: Bridge over Broad Street project continues in Murfreesboro

UPDATE: Bridge over Broad Street project continues in Murfreesboro

Construction at the intersection of Broad Street (SR 1) and Memorial Boulevard /Old Fort Parkway (SR 10/SR 96) began in January 2014. The $17.6 million project will separate the intersection...


Student written and performed plays in Murfreesboro

Student written and performed plays in Murfreesboro

Participating child actors and actresses will be featured in five student written and directed plays. Each play will last for 10 minutes...


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