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UPDATE: Suspect in Rutherford County Sheriff's Office drug investigation speaks out, apologizes

One of several people arrested in a sizable drug case earlier this year in March is speaking out while being held in the jail at the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office in Murfreesboro. The case revolves around the confiscation of about $25,000 worth of cocaine, which was taken in after a search warrant was executed by the Sheriff's Narcotics Division. Evidently, around 1.2-pounds of cocaine was found at a residence on Rocky Lane, off of Old Lascassas Road.
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3 hospitalized after crash in Murfreesboro

A man is in critical condition after a multivehicle crash on Bradyville Pike. Davis Nolan’s Fishing Funtacular for July 2, 2022. Music City Grand Prix begins prep work for August …. Man arrested for impersonating officer. Nicholas’ Law goes into effect. Push for ambulance division. Montgomery County scam...
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Dustin Lynch Knows There Are a Lot of “Fish In The Sea”

Tullahoma, Tennessee-hailing country singer/songwriter Dustin Lynch is goin’ fishin’. To kick off the height of the summer, Lynch dropped his latest single titled “Fish In The Sea” on July 1. This fresh catch of a tune is delightfully carefree with the sounds of salty air and ocean mingling in the background. And with a toast to his fifth studio album, Blue in the Sky, in the chorus, “Fish In The Sea” is this summer’s standout track.

Getting to Know Tre Green

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. — Watching Tre Green compete in the Health, Wellness and Recreation Center, the summer home of Blue Raider basketball during camp season, the skillset that made him the only high school recruit for Nick McDevitt's staff in 2022 is evident. A smooth jumper, relentless defensive effort, great...

Murfreesboro PD investigate ‘serious crash’

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WSMV) - The Murfreesboro Police Department issued a traffic alert and said that Bradyville Pike from South Rutherford to Pathfinder Drive is closed. The area is closed due to what MPD said is a “serious crash.”. Police encourage drivers to use an alternate route while the wreck...

7 Hidden Tennessee Waterfalls You Must See

Tennessee offers some of the most spectacular waterfalls in the U.S. thanks to its unique topography and its extensive system of rivers and streams. Many of the waterfalls listed in this article are located in Tennessee state parks and are completely free to access. Important to note, the best time to visit any of the waterfalls is during spring and summer, especially after heavy showers which birth some of the most powerful cascades.

Patterson Park Summer Enrichment Program

What are you doing this summer? Join us at Patterson Park for some fun and excitement. We offer breakfast, lunch, sport activities, enrichments, field trips, and more! For ages 8-12. Begins June 6 and runs until July 29 from 9 am-4:30 pm. General Admission to the facility.

Extortion scams targeting residents of Murfreesboro

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Murfreesboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division (CID) fraud detectives are warning residents about a phone scam from callers claiming to be from Mexican cartels and threatening harm to residents and their families. The callers representing themselves as members of different Mexican cartels will typically call or...

The Old Shiloh School on Halls Hill Pike in Murfreesboro - One former student wants to hold a class reunion

He is trying to track down the first-grade class of 1960 at Shiloh Elementary School…. Shiloh opened on Hall’s Hill Road, about three miles outside the city limits of Murfreesboro in 1874. The school closed in 1967, which means the students that started their education in 1960, were one of the last classes to both start and finish their elementary school at Shiloh.

Political Forums to be held on WGNS RADIO July 5th and July 8th

WGNS Radio will continue a long-time tradition of holding political forums for some of the more heavily contested or heated races that have received news coverage in recent months. The forums will continue to be aired “LIVE” and un-edited with the next forum scheduled for Tuesday, July 5th, followed by our final forum on Friday, July 8th. If you would like to send WGNS questions to ask our guests, we invite you to send questions that are geared towards the office they are seeking and not questions focused on the candidate who is seeking that position. You can SUBMIT candidate questions to WGNS HERE.

Greenhouse Ministries Key Part of Helping Homeless, Poor

Murfreesboro has grown over the last few decades. And along with the other blossoming cities, it’s quickly seeing that growth comes at many costs. One of those costs is the uptick in the city’s homeless population. Vagrancy itself is nothing new to the area. But the influx of homeless people has brought attention to a whole new set of problems.

Matthew Sinclair of Carthage Wins Fiddler 5K

TOP MALE MASTERS (Age 40 and older): 40-year-old Joseph Crane of Nashville at 19:25 seconds. TOP FEMALE MASTERS (Age 40 and older): 44-year-old Kristen VanVranken of Silver Point at 22:16 seconds. One-Mile Fun Run (age 12 and younger) winners:. TOP MALE: 7-year-old Silas Richardson of Cookeville at 8:02 seconds. TOP...